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R.M. Nelayan

Jln. Ali Malaka 25, Makassar 90112, Indonesia
+62 411 3610523
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good49%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fresh seafood” (14 reviews)
“prawns” (8 reviews)
“mango” (5 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Seafood, Asian, Indonesian, Halal
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Jln. Ali Malaka 25, Makassar 90112, Indonesia
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1 - 10 of 97 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was the most expensive meal in the Indonesia trip but it was worth it. The restaurant is clean and the staff makes an effort to understand English. Great prawns!

Thank Priscila_Fernandez
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My party of 15 had a very fresh, delicious and fulfilling dinner of NINE types of grilled fish, squids, giant crabs, and prawns for slightly more than $160 including several rounds of non alcoholic drinks! The assortment of sambal (chili sauce) was also wonderful. Must...More

Thank RoniWDenpasar_Bali
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is BOMB! Fish is super fresh, cooked really well, all the sambals are delicious. We would reccomend the Kaneke fish grilled with parape style. DELICIOUS!! Ordering their acar tuing-tuing (pickled fish eggs) is a must. Price is reasonable Rp 185.000 for 1.5 kg...More

Thank xcrystalbebex
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is normally full with visitors which is normal considering the delicious taste of the food. The fish is so.... sweet, and the small fried squid is so delicious you can’t stop eating it. There are 6 variations of sambal and sauce to go...More

Thank Felicia G
Reviewed 14 September 2017

The most authentic Makassar style seafood with condiment and seasoning that served with cleanliness I must give credit to restaurant cleanliness compare to many similar seafood restaurant in Makassar However, the place is just too small Going there with large group of 15 person will...More

Thank rakisela
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

The food here is amazing. The fish is so fresh, soft and yum. We picked the right fish as there's not much bones in it. I would recommend this place.

Thank Christina S
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

My wife is from Makassar and every time we visit, seafood is pretty high on our list of things to eat. We have gone to many places in Makassar throughout the years, but keep coming back to Nelayan because the way the fish is cooked...More

Thank Jean-Christophe B
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We end up be leaving the restaurant. Te menu came without prices. Not even for the drinks. When asking for prices the waiter will ask the manager and will give us the price of one green bean plate as an example. Very akward situation. So...More

Thank Jose Manuel M
Reviewed 1 September 2017

This place serves a variety of grilled seafood. There are lots of similar places I have been to in the area, but R. M. Nelayan really distinguishes itself with a large variety of really tasty sauces and side dishes. The seafood is also top quality....More

Thank Jim R
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent fish, very fresh squid and large gambas were on offer on a very busy evening. However, quick and efficient staff managed the stream of people with always a smile on their face.

Thank Tom W
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8 November 2016|
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Response from Abram J | Reviewed this property |
yes halal of course basically it is seafood.. no pork or lard
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jln. Ali Malaka 25, Makassar 90112, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Sulawesi  >  South Sulawesi  >  Makassar
  • Phone Number: +62 411 3610523
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