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40 Mill Plain Rd, Danbury, CT 06811-5140
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Closed now
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Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 am
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Tysons Corner, Virginia
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208 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Serving 9 people at the same time shouldn't be difficult for such a reputable business. The chef may be creating great dishes which we all loved, but waiting for everyone to start enjoying the meal took us about 6 minutes. Two server could have brought all 9 of our dishes at the same time and we could have enjoyed the... More 

Thank BirTurk
New preston CT
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168 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They advertise prime aged forty days and nights The steak was tough-medium came out medium well. Rare was just fine NY york steakhouse prices but won't go back Very nice waiter At 7pm very active and noisy- spills into dinning area Go after 7:30 There is a Max's downtown in Hartford-no relation-This steak house is great and quality Of the... More 

Thank EdwinHochberg
Clintondale, New York
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46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tonight we ate at Max40 and experienced truly awful service. This was not our first visit and did nor reflect our past visits. However tonight the service was so incompetent that it deserves a "terrible" review of its own. The waiter hardly made any effort and kept disappearing. Dinner took nearly 3 hours, we waited to order drinks, order food,... More 

Thank HVGunks
Bayside, New York
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Waiter was excellent. Food average yet very pricey. Atmosphere was very nice with the exception of being loud and sitting under A/C vents as opposed to the center area.

Thank LoriL425
Danbury, Connecticut
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great burgers with great tasting fries. Plus it's not that expensive considering the rest of the menu. The only problem is the service is not particularly good. The wait staff is very indifferent.

Thank Robert D
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

Night out with friends, our even a romantic dinner this is the best place in Danbury to go, good food, upscale restaurant, good bar.

Thank Eleone C
Naples, Florida
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

We had a gift card for this restaurant from our kids. Even though it was no more than two miles away, we had never been there. They had been there and loved it. We went for an early Saturday night dinner and chose to sit at a high top booth in the bar area. Since it was not that busy... More 

Thank 17onthego
New York
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

I had heard amazing things about this place but was disappointed by the value for the dollar. The food was WAY overpriced and if they think they are serving jumbo shrimp they need glasses.

Thank Jennifer B
Danbury, Connecticut
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

We received a gift card for Max 40 and went for a date night. Menu was varied, and since aged beef was their specialty, I ordered the 10 oz. fillet mignon. I'm not a big meat eater, but this dish was cooked to perfection! Wine was excellent and reasonably priced. Vegetables came out cool, but the waiter quickly had them... More 

Thank Steve C
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went for dinner on a Saturday evening around 7:00. We were offered 3 tables however opted to eat at the bar and leave the 4 tops for those that needed them and sat at the bar - big mistake. The bar tender came over quickly and filled our drink orders and appetizer expeditiously but it went... More 

Thank Melissa B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Business meetings, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Mill Plain Rd, Danbury, CT 06811-5140
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Danbury
  • Phone Number: 203-825-4444

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