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Massarela

#25 of 1,940 Restaurants in Maceio
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Italian, Pizza, Pasta
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Rua Jose Pontes Magalhaes, 271 | Jatiúca, Maceio, State of Alagoas 57036250, Brazil
+55 (82) 3325-6000
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12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tue - Thu 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 248
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    Very good
  • 37
    Average
  • 13
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Solid Quality

In there for lunch today March 18. and was a bit disappointed they didn't serve pizzas before 6 PM. Not a big problem as they have good pasta and salads too. Service very good, no problem with that. The place is obviously also a popular place for groups to enjoy lunch together :-)

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 18, 2015
Arnt-Erik H
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Bergen, Hordaland, Norway
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Bergen, Hordaland, Norway
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

In there for lunch today March 18. and was a bit disappointed they didn't serve pizzas before 6 PM. Not a big problem as they have good pasta and salads too. Service very good, no problem with that. The place is obviously also a popular place for groups to enjoy lunch together :-)

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Dubai
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014 via mobile

There was nothing in the menu we've tried that I could say it was good. The pasta was overcooked, something unacceptable in a italian restaurant. The sauces were very simple and the portions were huge. The service is also bad. I really don't understand why they have a full house almost every weekend.

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Maceio, Brazil
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150 reviews 150 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

This is a rather conventional Italian restaurant, with no surprises with with an impeccable service and meals. Highly recommended for those who are not seeking for new tastes.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

I've been to Massarela a couple times when visiting Maceió-AL and this is so far the best restaurant of town in my opinion. Food is always awsome, deserts are equally great and waitresses are all very efficient and polite. Can't wait to go back!!!

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Sao Paulo, SP
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48 reviews 48 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2013

Try the delicious Gnocchi a La Bruno, with a sauce made of Vodka. Pastas serve two. For entree go for calabresa bread.

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London, United Kingdom
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66 reviews 66 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2012

Ate here a couple of times. Food is good, not always typical Italian, but this is Brazil! Decor of the restaurant lovely - it is full of character, it's a very enjoyable setting. When we arrived at about 8.30pm we had choice of tables, but it very quickly filled up, and within 30 mins there was a queue of people... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2012

We were twice here. The food is consistently good trattoria-style fare, with good ingredients. The atmosphere is charming, nice although unseasoned service seems to be the norm even in holiday season with a full house and a waiting line outside in the veranda. The wine list is ok and the storage of the wine bottles seems to be amateurish at... More 

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Wiscasset, Maine
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46 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2011

Primarily Italian dishes, and all of it's fresh. Great appetizer dishes, from thin crust pizza to melt-in-your-mouth carpaccio, main dishes include a variety of polenta dishes (very good portions, enough for two), chicken and beef dishes. I'd highly recommend the Mignonette Cafe de Paris with your choice of freshly made pasta. If you like your beef rare, you REALLY need... More 

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Additional Information about Massarela

Address: Rua Jose Pontes Magalhaes, 271 | Jatiúca, Maceio, State of Alagoas 57036250, Brazil
Phone Number: +55 (82) 3325-6000
Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Alagoas (AL)  >  Maceio
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Pasta

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rua Jose Pontes Magalhaes, 271 | Jatiúca, Maceio, State of Alagoas 57036250, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Alagoas (AL)  >  Maceio
  • Phone Number: +55 (82) 3325-6000

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Pasta
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?