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Max Burger

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124 La Salle Road, West Hartford, CT 06107
+1 860-232-3300
11:30 am - 2:00 am
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Sun 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 am
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New York
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

They have great food! The hamburgers were great, I also love their sweet potato fries! The place is casual and very friendly people were ready to serve us.

Thank Nak26
Newport, Rhode Island
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53 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are familiar with the Max group of restaurants you know that you will almost certainly have a great dining experience at any of their restaurants, and Max Burger does not disappoint. The food and drinks were excellent but what really stood out was the waitstaff-our waitress on a recent Tuesday night visit was fantastic-friendly, knowledgable, and professional; I... More 

Thank mjd572
Waterbury, Vermont, United States
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48 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a really great restaurant for all types of burgers, but I don't think many travelers know that you can order take out! Sometimes the place is packed and you can't get a table or you just want to eat at home or in your hotel. So call them for gourmet burger take out.

Thank Jed B
West Hartford, Connecticut
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131 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Max, oh Max, how can a Max ever be bad? According to this foodie and numerous others not one. Max Burger has been a favorite casual dining destination of ours since its inception, as well as, the Max Groups growing diverse array of quality eateries. Max Burger, for my family, became one of few offering a high end Gluten Free... More 

Thank John L
Avon, Connecticut
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389 reviews
260 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 463 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They have text message waiting system. After you sign in, you can see how many are ahead of you on the app. When I first arrived, there was one party ahead, after 10 minutes, there were 7 ahead--apparently, call-aheads get put in in front of walk-ins. The app is worthless as a time predictor. Wait staff attentive, beer ice cold,... More 

1 Thank MMouseMD
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17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to Max Burger for a business lunch. I ordered the Miss Daisy burger medium. It comes with brie cheese, applewood bacon, apple honey dijonnaise, tomato, lettuce on a toasted brioche bun with fries. The burger was cooked to my liking, exactly medium. (Many places don’t get this right). The bread was perfectly toasted. The burger was really good and... More 

Thank leao74
Mercer Island, Washington
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166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2016

I enjoyed my meal here, but there was nothing memorable. Basically your typical non-fast food mid-range burger joint. Kudos to them for having a very burger, but it was really bland. On the plus side, the sweet potato fries were awesome.

Thank CWR01
New Britain, Connecticut
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146 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016 via mobile

This was my third visit to Max Burger the first two were disappointing, both shortly after they opened. A friend told me to try it one more time and it was worth the visit. I had a burger stuffed with blue cheese just outstanding, my wife had a burger that was nestled between two grilled cheese sandwiches. I thought that... More 

Thank Leo7151
New York City, New York
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59 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2016

I didn't used to be a burger person... that is, until I tried Max Burger. The restaurant itself is clean and stylish, on a weekday at lunch time it's filled with men in suits having their business lunches. I ordered The Alfred and it was delicious. Best burger I've probably ever encountered. Never thought I could have so much love... More 

Thank 648mmm
Farmington, Connecticut
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016

Plan B or Max Burger? That's the debate and everyone has their opinion. I'll vote Max Burger as the best option. The burgers are delicious. The different variations are a little more upscale and the sides are great. Nice bar, albeit cramped. You cannot go wrong at Max Burger.

Thank WDWRunner

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
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: 124 La Salle Road, West Hartford, CT 06107
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  West Hartford
  • Phone Number: +1 860-232-3300

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