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Massarela

#18 of 2,076 Restaurants in Maceio
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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
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Vancouver, Canada
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for a family dinner with relatives in Maceio. Massarella has good Italian options on the menu. My wife and I shared the Ravioli Erva. with a 4 cheese sauce, it was good quality and very filling. I can definitely recommend this establishment to all.

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Thank Elcamino2013
Doetinchem, The Netherlands
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153 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

The restaurant physical environment is attractive and inviting: good for romantic dinners, family dinners or even business dinners. However, this restaurant is floating on its past performance or reputation, but does not deliver in any way. We had a soup and a pasta, both overly salty, this took all possible rich flavours away. My pasta sauce was also dominated by... More 

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Thank Olaf1965
Maceio, AL
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

For those who does not dispense a good mass in maceió the Massarela is a great choice. Typically Italian generous dishes with lots of flavor and quality.

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Thank Fabriciasg
Sao Paulo, SP
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48 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2016

After a long time, we decide to return to this Italian restaurant for dinner. We had a shrimp risotto à la Bruno (shrimp flamed with vodka, sour cream, and delicacies). The dish arrived in a reasonable time for its preparation and was very tasty. I believe that a somewhat larger portion of shrimps would have made us happier, but even... More 

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Bergen, Hordaland, Norway
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 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
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 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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196 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 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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Thank ACFrery
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014 via mobile

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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Thank Marta L
Sao Paulo, SP
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53 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 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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Thank CaFranzotti
London, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions
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
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

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?