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Max Restaurant - Park Place Lodge

742 Highway #3, Fernie, British Columbia V0B 1M0, Canada
250-423-6871
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Ranked #12 of 43 Restaurants in Fernie
Price range: $1 - $26
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse, Canadian
Most recent review
- Sep 14, 2014
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English first
Rossland, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

This restaurant is a highway hotel restaurant. Being a young couple we felt surrounded by elderly groups. The food was average at best. It was conveniently located in our hotel. It's a pretty easy walk downtown to find some real restaurants and pubs.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We were looking for a restaurant that had gluten free options and was recommended to try here. I was very impressed by the gf options. The meal was excellent as well as the service. It had a very nice ambiance and was clean and quiet. We didn't actually stay in the rooms so can't comment on that however what we... More

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Winnipeg, Canada
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147 reviews 147 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
118 helpful votes 118 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Max Restaurant has been one of our regular restaurants on business trips to Fernie and the good has always been excellent. It is never very busy but the food is always great! Yesterday was the busiest I have ever seen it with 4 or 5 full tables which kept the one waitress busy causing the service to be a bit... More

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General M, Manager at Max Restaurant - Park Place Lodge, responded to this review

Dear nfriesen1, Thank you for taking the time to review Max Restaurant. We are thrilled you choose our restaurant when in Fernie! Please accept our most since apologies for the service not being to the expected standard during your last visit. We look forward to hosting you and your colleagues in the near future. More

Red Deer
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

The steak dinner was amazing! One of the best steaks we've had in a long long time. It was cooked perfectly! For those who prefer something else, the menu has plenty of variety. Great dessert choices as well. Service was wonderful! All in all a great evening!

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General M, Manager at Max Restaurant - Park Place Lodge, responded to this review

Dear mom2fouronly, Thank you for your glowing remarks! We have shared your accolades with the food and beverage team. We look forward to your next visit. More

Okotoks, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

What a great surprise!! We booked a last min getaway and stayed in the Park place lodge hotel, where Max Resturant is located. SO nice to not have to hunt for food downtown. We tried it out first night and WOW! The prime rib was amazing, staff so friendly and looked after us and the 2 children. The price was... More

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Marnie G, General Manager at Max Restaurant - Park Place Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Sarah D, Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant and for your gracious comments. We like to think our staff is wonderful as well and have passed along your kind words. We strive to have variety and good size portions for a fair price. We look forward for your return visit to Fernie! More

Calgary, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

The staff at the restaurant were incredible. They gave great travel tips and ski tips ... and were just fun! They accommodated food preferences 100% and went above and beyond to make our evening memorable. The food was great - big portions and we left full. Nice wine selection that is not over priced. And it was convenient - directly... More

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Marnie G, General Manager at Max Restaurant - Park Place Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Christina, Thank you for reviewing Max Restaurant. We are pleased you had such a wonderful time, and that our staff made your evening memorable. We have shared your comments with our staff and look forward to your next visit. More

Winnipeg
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31 reviews 31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

The restaurant was open for evening.Not many places to eat on a Saturday night.The atmosphere was great.I had the Caesar salad with steak. Salad was good. Fish & Chips average.The desserts were great, chocolate torte was very chocolatey and the Sticky Date cake with rum sauce were superb. I would go back just for dessert.

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Marnie G, General Manager at Max Restaurant - Park Place Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Barb C, Thank you so much for taking the time to review Max Restaurant. We are delighted you enjoyed your experience. We have shared your comments with the staff and look forward to your next visit, even if just for dessert. More

Coaldale, Canada
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

Whenever we come to Fernie always stop in. Never been disappointed by the meal or service. Keep it up.

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Marnie G, General Manager at Max Restaurant - Park Place Lodge, responded to this review

Dear WilliamMT, Thank you for taking the time to review Max Restaurant. We are thrilled that Max Restaurant is your preferred choice for dining in Fernie. We look forward to your next visit. More

Fernie
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

The other night we had a meal that really says Max's is an awesome place for dinner. Our server was very friendly which added to our evening. It's great to have someone look after us, rather than getting the boring "Hi how are you?"..."ready to order?" How's your meal" "Have a nice day" bye bye..... We look forward to having... More

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Marnie G, General Manager at Max Restaurant - Park Place Lodge, responded to this review

Dear PaulW451, Thank you once again for your gracious comments! We are thrilled you had an outstanding evening at Max Restaurant; your comments have been shared with the service and kitchen staff. We value your feedback and look forward to your next visit. More

Duncan, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2013

My family recently spent one night in Fernie and we ended up having both dinner and breakfast at Max Restaurant. We were travelling with our 21 month son and, on both occasions, the staff were really friendly with efficient service, and very accommodating to our child's needs (not that he has many but he loved the food and they had... More

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Marnie G, General Manager at Max Restaurant - Park Place Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Fairburn3310, Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant and for your gracious comments. We like to think our staff is wonderful as well and have passed along your kind words. We strive to have variety and good size portions for a fair price. We are glad you agree! We look forward for your return visit to... More

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