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Max Amore

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140 Glastonbury Blvd, Glastonbury, CT 06033-4402
+1 860-659-2819
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hartford, Connecticut
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52 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Service was good. I had the Philly style sandwich. Very plain sandwich missing a lot of flavor. Not sure why this place is such a local favorite.

Thank Jennylovestravel_13
Level Contributor
50 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Top notch service, tasty food, beautiful decor and nice atmosphere. I had a Toscana salad and it was really good I just wished I copied the table next to us and got it as my meal. My husband had his usual Caesar and we shared two pies. The pies were good not great. The mushroom one had a nice flavor... More 

Thank mgwis
Mark C, Owner at Max Amore, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. It is through this type of direct communication that we may best improve. I am pleased that you enjoyed your dining experience and truly appreciate your kind words. We pride ourselves on the level of food, service and hospitality we offer and I apologize that you weren't excited... More 

East Hartford, Connecticut
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265 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of our favorite places. Always have a great time here. The atmosphere is always inviting and the food and service is top shelf. You have to try it

Thank Jaguar002
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took the friend and children for some lite Italian.. We started off with a wonderful calamari, nice and tender..We then ordered a caesar salad and was searching for the sharp flavors of anchovy,parmesan,capers,lemon etc..My friends entree was the hanger medallions, she couldn't chew it .. I order the marinated chicken, cooked great but was lacking the marinate flavors..kids got pasta... More 

Thank Anthony22LL
Stuart, Florida
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241 reviews
198 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016

The wood grilled flat iron steak was not quite what I expected in taste and texture from a Max. The medium steak was cooked exactly medium. The Brussels sprouts were very good and the Gorgonzola butter was a great topper. The two end sections were a bit dry and tough. The center portion was much better. The excellent Cesar salad... More 

Thank Steve P
Southington, Connecticut
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264 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016

This is a popular restaurant and can get crowded and noisy on busy nights. The pizza and the appetizers are wonderful and the pasta is just as good. The presentation of the food is well done and the service is always quick and efficient. The bar area is also busy for the after work crowd and be prepared to wait... More 

Thank lkis229
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016 via mobile

My plan tonight was to go to Max Fish again, but being on a tight schedule I couldn't get a table... but was lucky enough to get a reservation at Max Amore. Having wanted to try here for a while, I was excited to see if they met the Max standard of excellence. I'm happy to say they did. Had... More 

Thank Robert B
Glastonbury, Connecticut
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2016

I seem to be one of the hit or miss diners. Never leave thinking I had a wow meal. Three of us ordered veal and all agreed it was over cooked and tough. Server took two of our meals back and attempted to try again. Not that much better. The veal didn't even look appealing. Six of us dined in,... More 

Thank gardenrose15
Hartford, Connecticut
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296 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016 via mobile

They have an entire menu just for bloody Mary's. And the rest of the menu leaves nothing out. A great Sunday brunch means every meal at once and Max Amore delivers. I would have give five stars but the service was spotty though they may have been understaffed

Thank JBMartiniguy
St. Marys, Georgia
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016

Although there was a 30 minute wait, I was able to grab a table in the bar. The food was excellent, as was the wine. They had a great basket of bread with garlic and olive oil. My only regret??..I didn't have dessert!

Thank reneeb253

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$25 - $45
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 140 Glastonbury Blvd, Glastonbury, CT 06033-4402
  • Public Transportation: Glastonbury Blvd
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Glastonbury
  • Phone Number: +1 860-659-2819

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