We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Max's Italian Grill

Is this your business?
39 Highwood Ave, Tenafly, NJ 07670-1825
+1 201-569-7171
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good40%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“every night” (2 reviews)
“portions” (3 reviews)
“meal” (6 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
Italian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
39 Highwood Ave, Tenafly, NJ 07670-1825
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (20)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 19 reviews

Reviewed July 1, 2017

The food was nicely served but not very tasty. One could say it was mediocre. We're still searching for terrific Italian food in the New Jersey suburbs. We'll certainly keep searching

Thank 718foodie
Reviewed January 3, 2017

The food at Max's is consistently excellent. The food is always fresh and tasty. Nothing is prepared in advance, and is always spot on. Too many people tell us that they went there many years ago, but, just never went back. It's time to go...More

Thank Donald S
Reviewed September 4, 2016

I grew up in Tenafly but sadly Max's was not there before I moved to the West Coast. Ten years ago when I visited back home my father had made reservations. Now every time I return home we must go to Max's. My wife is...More

Thank Koyote1
Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

The inside place doesn't look like Italian but the food is and good. I have fried calamari good and large portion, chicken marsala good and seafood pasta good too.

Thank John M
Reviewed June 20, 2016

I went to Max's Italian Grill in Tenafly, NJ and had a delicious spaghetti with meat balls dinner that was prepared with a great tasting red sauce.

Thank Ben B
Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

My friend and I went to Max's for the first time and the food was amazing! Fresh, flavorful and portions were perfect. Would highly recommend! On an aside, it is BYOB.

Thank Sarah J
Reviewed February 23, 2016

Fantastic local Ittalian with fresh made to order food. BYOB makes this an very inexpensive night out. Great location for date night, family gatherings and special occasions. The Chef Max is wonderful and comes out to great his guests every night! Highly recommended!

Thank j b
Reviewed January 17, 2016 via mobile

Deanery meeting is what they call it. We have a tableful of wine bottles - this place is BYOB. I like the fact that I never ran out of drinking water; the food took a little too long though. Great tasting food; commendable service. It...More

Thank Jesus Carlo M
Reviewed July 8, 2015

My wife and I eat at this neighborhood BYO often. You can't go wrong on this menu. And the specials are just that. The value is also very good, The tables are set far enough apart for comfort and privacy. We usually order from the...More

Thank GoodLifeGuy
Reviewed January 10, 2015

Max is a Friday night kind of place -- good food, hospitable, relaxed and good value. Go when you want a good meal in a comfortable, welcoming setting.

Thank lovetotrav0
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Axia Taverna
95 reviews
.03 miles away
Simply Vietnamese
76 reviews
.07 miles away
Tenafly Diner
88 reviews
.13 miles away
Zestt Restaurant
56 reviews
.18 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Tenafly Nature Center
25 reviews
.92 miles away
Demarest Nature Center
7 reviews
2.08 miles away
Bergen County Performing Arts Center
93 reviews
2.27 miles away
CGI Holistic Fitness & Spa
16 reviews
3.12 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Max's Italian Grill staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Highwood Ave, Tenafly, NJ 07670-1825
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Tenafly
  • Phone Number: +1 201-569-7171
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing