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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 5 April 2012

The gnocchi was the best I ever had, it melted in my mouth. Great little place.

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Reviewed 12 September 2011

I went to Max a couple of weeks ago with friends and it was great! Everything from the service to the food was excellent. Might I recommend the lasagna. So good!! A great value for the money and very cute place. There is outside seating...More

Thank Gr8inNYC
Reviewed 30 June 2011

Forget the crap italian tourist traps in little italy. Max is the bomb. Homemade everything, pasta, sauce, etc.. what u would hope for in a good little nyc italian place. Prices are reasonable too. the only thing i would avoid is weekend nights. its a...More

Thank Wimwam
Reviewed 19 January 2010

Homemade lasagna, cozy atmosphere, great prices on wine and pasta.

Thank nuyakcity
Reviewed 8 January 2010

The best home style pasta I've had in ages! The service could of been better but the space was small so I understand its hard to maneuver.

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Reviewed 10 September 2009

good red sauce italian for very reasonable price.

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Reviewed 26 April 2009

Great lasagna!

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Reviewed 15 December 2008

Every time I visit New York I make a stop at Max's in the east village. It is the most cozy place in the city. The smell that escapes the place is intoxicating. The buffalo mozzarella is delicious!!! My favorite decadence is the lasagna!!! More...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2008

Food is good not amazing, but back outdoor garden in the summer rocks and its pretty cheap

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Reviewed 6 August 2008

good for cheap

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East Village
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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
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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