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Chez Max

133 Baggot Street Lower, Dublin D02 F622, Ireland
+353 1 661 8899
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  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“mussels” (25 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
133 Baggot Street Lower, Dublin D02 F622, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Friday evening in Dublin, and it can be difficult to find somewhere to eat without booking first. We got to Chez Max at 6.15, no booking, but we were greeted on arrival, and offered a lovely table on the terrace. The fantastic waiter turned down...More

Thank Éimear O
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had dinner with friends in Chez Max expecting a buzzy Friday night atmosphere but it was almost empty allowing us to stay at our table from 7-11. The usually tasty food wasn’t as good as normal. Mussels were plump but tasteless & the chicken was...More

Thank Deirdre_dines
Chez M, Manager at Chez Max, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello Deirdre, Thank you for your feedback that will help us to improve our service. To be honest it was indeed a quiet evening for a Friday, sorry if the dishes mentioned above was not at your convenience the information will be traced back to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great night here as a group of 8 friends. Food was really tasty and the menu had lots of options with some interesting dishes. Very atmospheric setting in the basement with a substantial courtyard garden which can be used in the summer....More

Thank gormsby98
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Delicious mussels, stew, goats cheese in a light filo and tasty chicken. Great house wine, French music in the background, all capped off by great service and delicious creme brulee. Do yourself a favour and sit out in the well-maintained upstairs area at the back...More

Thank Marius v
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Delicious mussels and frites, wine is superb. Prices very reasonable, as it is a French restaurant but with Irish portions- so you get a lot of food- we were not complaining! Staff helpful and great service. Dessert was very good too, this restaurant is well...More

1  Thank myholidayadventures1
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Called in without a booking on a mid-week January evening and got in without a problem. The restaurant is in the cellar down some external stairs, so not ideal access for all, but nicely decorated with quite a good French feel. I started with a...More

Thank Glen C
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Went there with friends. Usually visit the one beside Dublin castle (which is very good). It was my first time visiting the Baggot street venue and I won't be back. Very pricey for the food and wine. You expect to be pay thru the nose...More

Thank Sololad
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Had dinner here on a Saturday night recently and we weren't disappointed. The place was full when we got there from previous sitting but we were brought to a high table where we could order drinks and look at the menu. All the staff are...More

1  Thank peterodonohoe
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Apparently the Friday before Christmas is one of the busiest nights in Dublin, however we hadn’t booked a table for dinner. We got a lucky recommendation by a restaurateur who couldn’t accommodate us. Chez Max was truly a great find! The prefect place for date...More

Thank Smillerick
Reviewed 6 December 2017

We for the first time last night. A bit nervous because of recent reviews. It was excellent . For the very good Irish waitress to the French waiter we think who served part of the meal It was a quintessential French meal with French onion...More

Thank Patrick M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 133 Baggot Street Lower, Dublin D02 F622, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 661 8899
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