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Maxwells On Main Street

35 North Main St, Doylestown, PA
215-340-1880
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Ranked #30 of 124 Restaurants in Doylestown
Price range: $0 - $30
Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Cuisines: American
Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Suburban Philadelphia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

I was not impressed by this place at all. My husband I stopped by after catching a movie at The County. The dining room was pretty and comfortable and the staff was attentive. But the food was pretty awful. We ordered 5 small plates to share with only one winner. The crab cakes were strongly fishy and covered in a... More

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Chalfont, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews 13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Need a place to try some great refreshments? Or what about a place to try some unique food? Even if you aren't "too" adventurous this is your place! The atmosphere is hip and creative. If you look around you will notice the unique fun taste of decorations that bring the dining experience together. So go and have a drink, enjoy... More

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Dresher, Pennsylvania
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

I like to stop in for dinner or grab a quick bite at the bar. A nice long bar with friendly staff and several televisions.

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Doylestown
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Food is great and the service is friendly. Dark but cozy with wide menu and good chef!!! A favorite.

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New Jersey
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We were out for a walk one evening on a week day. We decided to stop in and have a little something. The people working that night were friendly and attentive without being intrusive. We noticed no less than five people with guitars walking past our table heading upstairs. And we heard live music in the background. Nothing about this... More

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Pennsylvania
Top Contributor
84 reviews 84 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Recently ate here for the first time with friends on a Friday night. Were seated on the ground level at a nice table in the front in the main bar area. The atmosphere of the place is stellar and the service was very friendly and very good. This would be a great place to meet for drinks or bar food... More

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Doylestown, Pennsylvania
Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Who expects a perfectly cooked, Southern Style Easter Brunch in bucolic Bucks County PA? But that is exactly what we received! Our tremendously helpful and patient server, Albert, made our ordering so easy as we weren't familiar with many of the dishes on this Cajun gem of a menu. The children were even thrilled with their chicken fingers while the... More

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Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Formerly B. Maxwell's, this restaurant is excellent. I preferred the former decor reminiscent of Sherlock Holmes and Victorian/Edwardian England, with etched glass and glass tulip lighting, but the more contemporary current decor is engaging, too. The bar is fabulous, and the dining room is friendly to both couples and families. The food is fresh and delicious.

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Doylestown, Pennsylvania, United States
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35 reviews 35 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

My husband proposed to me at Maxwells 28 years ago so it will always have a special place in my heart. New owners have done a great job with renovations and we love the bar scene upstairs! We like happy hours here with great food and live music. They even have a very small outdoor patio upstairs. We will return... More

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Hopewell, NJ
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35 reviews 35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

Wow, what a range of reviews this place has garnered. Some of these almost make me feel guilty for "thinking" we had such a good meal here, but then I thought about it - what WE had, WAS really good, great actually! Yes, it ain't cheap. I don't believe the place is trying to be for everyone, but the evening... More

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