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Max's Seafood Cafe

34 N Burlington St, Gloucester City, NJ 08030-1465
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Price range: $30 - $30
Sun - Sat 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Entertaining clients
Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Hudson
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English first
Top Contributor
78 reviews 78 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Wandering down Broady Mall, we just won $650 on the pokie machine so were looking for a seafood platter to celebrate. They had a sign out the front, I believe it was $79 with a bottle of wine.. It was great, so much fresh seafood, fruit etc, 1 little downpoint, If only they hadn't served SO MUCH deep friend seafood... More 

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New Jersey
12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Been to Max's several times and have never been disappointed., The bartender/server was excellent and made it a point to check back with us. The mussels were the best we've ever had and I will be taking a friend there to sample the happy hour food and drinks.,

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 via mobile

We live literally 15-20 mins from here and this was our first time here. We walked into the bar and were welcomed immediately. Our server Ashley was very friendly and we had very little wait for our food. The food was delicious and the perfect portion. Thoroughly enjoyed it and will definitely be back!

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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

The service was friendly and nice. They have a nice menu offering. Based on what I read about Max's they specialize in mussels. My wife ordered them and they were ok. Not great. Not any better, bigger or fresher than most anywhere else. I ordered the salmon and shrimp. It too was ok. Nothing special and a bit dry. Nice... More 

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new jersey
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37 reviews 37 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Dined this evening with friends. We couldn't believe that in all our years of dining in the Philadelphia area that we had never heard of Max's! We enjoyed the chicken escarole soup to start and then my husband and I shared the clams casino appetizer. The best escarole soup ever...loaded with chicken; seasoned perfectly! Clams casino had a delicious cornbread... More 

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Cherry Hill, New Jersey
Top Contributor
209 reviews 209 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

I know several people who have dined here and raved about the food, so I was a bit disappointed this evening. Our group tonight had an inconsistent experience with some really liking the food while others finding it uninspired. Portions varied tremendously from plentiful to scant. The menu is a la carte. Variety is sufficient tho not extensive. Prices are... More 

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Mount Laurel, New Jersey
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35 reviews 35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

My fried sea food combo was made with panko bread crumbs and was prepared well and tasted delicious. My wife said that her steamed clams and mussels in red sauce were to die for. This was the second time we were there in about 3 weeks. If the food stays like this we will keep gioing back.

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Moorestown, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

We were looking for something small and homey for my 50th birthday. Not too fancy--just good food and a warm atmosphere. Max's was the perfect spot. There were four of us and we ordered so much food that they almost needed to bring up a second table to have enough room for it all. Everything we had was excellent. From... More 

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Gloucester City, New Jersey
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66 reviews 66 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

Max's is a gem of a restaurant. The staff was kind and courteous. The restoration of the interior of the building is stunning. I had the jambalaya and my husband has mussels--we were both incredibly pleased with our meals. My portion was so large that I took half of it home. We sat at a high table right near the... More 

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Brigantine, New Jersey
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

My wife and I visited Max's last night and it was fantastic. From the time we walked in it had a warm feeling, to the beutifull old bar, to the exellent food and service. Everything was perfect, we are looking forward to visiting this fine restraunt again.

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Additional Information about Max's Seafood Cafe

Address: 34 N Burlington St, Gloucester City, NJ 08030-1465
Phone Number: 856-456-9774
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Gloucester City
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: Seafood

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