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Max's Corner

$$ - $$$
Contemporary, Mediterranean, Australian
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1-5 Leake St, Essendon, Moonee Valley, Victoria 3040, Australia
+61 3 9379 6593
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7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Norfolk, United Kingdom
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113 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We drove past this place a few times & it was always busy so I thought that we should try it out!! So we headed there for brunch on a breezy Friday. We were greeted by very friendly staff & allowed to choose where to sit. The outside seating isn't particularly attractive, plastic tables & changes are a contrast to... More 

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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow was that delicious. Dropped in for a quick breakfast excellent and speedy service as we were time poor. The advocado prefectly ripe, some places skimp on the feta but not here, toast crisp but not hard a real winner.

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Krakow, Poland
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34 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious food, very friendly waiters. Fresh, crispy calamari, shrimps and scallops. Big choice of pizzas made in original Italian wood stone. Soft, juicy meat and fresh salads. All it makes Max's Corner very good and recomendable Bar-Restaurant

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2 Thank MedTG
Melbourne, Australia
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31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was New Year's Day and my friends and I caught up over breakfast The place was packed the service fast and amazing we ordered and in less than 15 mins we had our food and it was fresh and delicious This place sure knows how to cater for a crowd and it's very pet friendly The wait staff are... More 

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Bendigo, Australia
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246 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Greeting and seating was pleasant, professional and trouble free. We chose to sit outside. Water and menus came quickly and waiters were friendly and attentive. Service and food delivery were timely. There was a positive buzz among dinners and staff. We has pizza, bubbles and coffee. The pizza was delicious and the coffee very good. All-in-all, hard to top for... More 

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2 Thank Semperpronto
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38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Max's Corner with family. The store is near the street corner. Parking is available in front of the door. Good choice of Breakfast and cakes. Big serve, friendly staff.

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1 Thank Nicky H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I can't say how surprised I was when the dishes were served with excellent mannerisms from the servers. I love how the dishes were prepared and all my friends were saying how nice the food were compared to the ones in the city. Anyone coming to Essendon must surely come here!

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1 Thank yes6911933
Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first visit to Max's Corner though it won't be our last! We were greeted and shown to our table immediately. Service was what I would expect in some of the more elaborate venues in Sydney with a cuisine to match. Simply a brilliant experience!

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3 Thank tenletters2016
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29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 8, 2016 via mobile

Absolute favourite place to eat in the Essendon area. Great service, diverse menu options and tasty food. Never been disappointed. Highly recommend!!!

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Keilor
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9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016

I love this little café, it never disappoints. The food is always delicious. It is not cheap, but not overpriced either in my opinion. It is wonderful eating at this venue, the staff are all so pleasant and welcoming and make sure you have a great experience in their restaurant. One of my fav's, I'll visit again.....

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$9 - $19
Cuisine
Contemporary, Mediterranean, Australian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-5 Leake St, Essendon, Moonee Valley, Victoria 3040, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Moonee Valley  >  Essendon
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9379 6593

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?