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Max's Tavern

1000 W Columbus Ave, Basketball Hall Of Fame, Springfield, MA 01105-2518
+1 413-746-6299
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (47 reviews)
“tuna tacos” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1000 W Columbus Ave, Basketball Hall Of Fame, Springfield, MA 01105-2518
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife and I stopped there recently for lunch and were not disappointed. The menu offers something for everyone at a reasonable price. The food was tasty and delicious. It's a place we will return to soon.

Thank Larry K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Max's several years ago when it first opened. Ordered three different items on the menu. They were out of all three. Fast forward to 2017 not much has changed. Went there for the prime rib, one of the signature items listed on the menu....More

Thank edsl400
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is my go to place down town for dinner on the patio and drinks. favorite summer salad is the "pea" salad - don'l laugh it is so good!! Great food and service. Inside is very nice, good bar, but love the outdoors on a...More

1  Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I used to live in Eastern Mass and have family in the Springfield area, so we would go to Max's every 3 or 4 months and it was hands down the nicest restaurant in Springfield, with great food and service. My wife used to book...More

1  Thank hiker570
Reviewed 11 July 2017

From a pleasant hello at the door to a most professional wait person to the high quality well prepared food, dining and I mean fine dining is a wonderful experience at Max's Tavern

Thank Jay L
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Max's Tavern has a great atmosphere and top notch dining. The food is excellent and they have a great listing of wines and beers.

Thank jbicho
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Take it easy on the salt! I needed 3 cups of water to eat 1 appetizer! Otherwise, the outside seating is nice, and the wait staff is just lovely. Our waitress was Sarah, and she was so professional and lovely!

Thank MeatLover100
Reviewed 22 June 2017

I must've visited Max's tavern at least 15 times - it never dissapoints. The food is excellent, the waiters are polite, sweet, attentive. There's a good vibe in the place too.. all in all it's one of my favourite places. have their raw bare, it's...More

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 9 June 2017

More or less what you expect an upscale steak house to be. Service was excellent, ambiance correct for this type of restaurant. Salads were very good, side dishes excellent, my wife's steak was also excellent but my prime rib was disappointing.. Waiter inadvertently poured water...More

Thank Frank G
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

This is a good local go to for us and while we enjoy the food and it always comes out exactly as we ordered, and the servers are always very pleasant, the service is very very slow. Its good when you want to just sit...More

Thank Danielle P
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Response from billruark | Reviewed this property |
Contact the restaurant and they will handle your request.
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Response from johnsZ9339HP | Reviewed this property |
Yes, It's a mix of everything and you'll be comfortable either way! A very nice dining experience overall...enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1000 W Columbus Ave, Basketball Hall Of Fame, Springfield, MA 01105-2518
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 413-746-6299
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Hartford's premier restaurant group has opened in Springfield, Massachusetts at the newly renovated, state-of-the-art Basketball Hall of Fame, Max's Tavern promises to deliver the same dining experience that our Connecticut customers have come to know and expect. Open daily for lunch and dinner, Max's Tavern innovative menu will feature contemporary American cuisine including some of Max's favorite "Chop House" classics. Max is the exclusive caterer for all Hall of Fame special events. Host your next function on Center Court, Jam Session, the Mass Mutual Room or in the private dining room of Max's Tavern. So whether you are a sports fanatic or a dining enthusiast, complete your next tour of the Hall of Fame with a trip to Max's Tavern.
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