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51 Avenue B, New York City, NY 10009-7581
+1 212-539-0111
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good47%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
13 Dec 2015
26 Oct 2015
“One of the best italian restaurants in the East Village ! ”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
51 Avenue B, New York City, NY 10009-7581
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Reviewed 14 December 2015

Love this place. One of my favorite places in NYC. Recommended for a group of friends but also fun for couples.

Thank citymouse123
Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

This is one of my favorite spots to get italian in the east village ! Love the burrata when they have it and the wine selection is great ! Take a date there and enjoy it !

Thank JetSetJessa
Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

Staying on times square, we wanted somewhere away from the crowds. Arrived early, the restaurant was very quiet. We were sat down, and immediately given water. Very welcome as it was very hot. The staff were amazing and friendly. The food was just as good....More

Thank Dale T
Reviewed 30 November 2014

We were staying locally and didn't want to trek back up town for dinner. What a find. Great authentic Italian food. Enjoyed the food here far more than river cafe and this was quarter of cost. I

Thank skijo
Reviewed 25 September 2014

i love pasta and marinara and Max did not disappoint! This place is very small so be sure to make reservations. Very affordable prices also. Great atmosphere but loud so be prepared. Excellent salads and we all loved our entrees. Try the tropicale salad. It...More

Thank Joanna W
Reviewed 20 June 2014

I'm a fan of Max back at the days it was located in the east village, So it was a must for me to visit the TriBeca branch. and I wasn't disappointed. it is still cozy and friendly and the food is just amazing. their...More

Thank Lim0r
Reviewed 10 November 2013

Their rigatoni w/eggplant is soooo delicious...very meaty, without the meat. The restaurant has a real nice vibe too...funky, crowded, and fun...

Thank Jen V
Reviewed 21 December 2012

The restaurant is small and understated but the food was wonderful. I had chicken liver pate as an appetizer and it was lovely. Then I had a ravioli with a truffle sause that was amazing. My friend have a pasta with meat sauce that was...More

Thank deegodeego
Reviewed 31 October 2012

We went whith my wife to max, it's a nice restorant, not to big, and the food was exelent. i eat an exelents noquis and my wife too. The service is very good nice people!

Thank Juanomarca
Reviewed 26 July 2012

When my husband and I went to NYC to see a band at the Bowery back in April, we discovered Max’s on my phone’s TripAdvisor app. Max’s is a hole in the wall. In fact, based on its curbside appearance, one could easily mistake the...More

Thank vad13903
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 25
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 Avenue B, New York City, NY 10009-7581
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > East Village
  • Neighbourhood: East Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-539-0111
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