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Maxela

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$$$
Steakhouse, Barbecue, Brasserie
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Via Frassone, 10, 41121 Modena, Italy
+39 059 238080
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
great place for steaks, intimate ambiance

Even if I went there with my best friend, I would suggest this restaurant even for couples. Small place, few tables, nice service, great steaks and we had the Scottona red wine (allegedly made for them by a famous Italian winery) that worked very well with our food. One of the best places in... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 8, 2015
Marco R
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Modena, Italy
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Reading, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

A really superb restaurant in a lovely setting and definitely worth seeking it out, the Carpaccio was gorgeous and the Florentina T bone was just the best steak I have eaten in Italy - the Fassone Beef is the reason. But it was not just about that there were great salads and I sampled a steak tartare too that was... More 

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Modena, Italy
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118 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Even if I went there with my best friend, I would suggest this restaurant even for couples. Small place, few tables, nice service, great steaks and we had the Scottona red wine (allegedly made for them by a famous Italian winery) that worked very well with our food. One of the best places in Modena for stakes, the price is... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013 via mobile

We were in a group of 12 people for lunch (5 children) and Horacio was so kind with us. But it wasn't all, because the dishes were delicious. Everything we ordered tasted really good not to mention the perfection of the meat, tender, cooked in the right point.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Frassone, 10, 41121 Modena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Modena  >  Modena
  • Phone Number: +39 059 238080

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 26 - 39
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Barbecue, Brasserie

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