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Maxie's Supper Club and Oyster Bar

635 W State St, Ithaca, NY 14850-3347
+1 607-272-4136
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
635 W State St, Ithaca, NY 14850-3347
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Actually Cajun is not my thing. But this place serves amazingly good food. Try the Tuna and order it rare like the chef suggests and be amazed. Next time we know where we dine first. You should choose the terrace though if the weather allows...More

Thank Christian O
Maxies_Chick, Owner at Maxie's Supper Club and Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for trying Maxie's and for taking the time to share your amazing review. We hope to serve you again sometime soon!

Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Oh so many flavors. My husband wanted to request a tub of coleslaw to go - strong vinegar, blue cheese and sweetness. The banana bread pudding with Carmel and whipped cream was great . Lived near New Orleans for 5 years. And it was a...More

1  Thank Sue B
Maxies_Chick, Owner at Maxie's Supper Club and Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded April 29, 2018

Thank you, thank you, thank you! It means so much to know you enjoyed Maxie's. We so appreciate you noticing the details and nuance that made your Maxie's expereince a New Orleans "call to home". We hope we have the opportunity so serve you again...More

Reviewed April 15, 2018

Because in life he absolutely loved raw oysters and clams, to help celebrate my late dad's birthday we stopped off at Maxie's to slurp down a couple of dozen in his honor. And, because we were there between 4 - 6 PM, they were half...More

1  Thank Worldsvet
Maxies_Chick, Owner at Maxie's Supper Club and Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2018

Thank you for celebrating your dad and his love for raw oysters and clams on his birthday at Maxie's! The meaning of your visit and your compliments are very much appreciated. Thank you for your business and for taking the time to share your Maxie's...More

Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

I had the "damn good fish fry" and my daughter had the crab cakes. We both enjoyed our dinner. Very friendly staff.

1  Thank Jeremy M
Maxies_Chick, Owner at Maxie's Supper Club and Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2018

Thanks for stopping in for an enjoyable meal at Maxie's. We appreciate your kind words and thank you for taking the time to share your review on TirpAdvisor. We hope to serve you again soon!

Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

Good food. Crazy busy. Service was forgetful but still had a good meal. Reasonable prices and huge portions. Plenty of free cornbread.

1  Thank Nancy C
Maxies_Chick, Owner at Maxie's Supper Club and Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded March 25, 2018

Thank you for your dining at Maxie's and sharing your review on TripAdvisor! We apologize for our forgetfulness. We should never be too busy to remember. We hope to serve you again soon!

Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

Went here on a Saturday night and had a great meal at a very reasonable price. Oysters were delicious, drinks were well made, service was attentive and I can’t wait to return. Fun place for great Cajun food!

1  Thank EATBFLO
Maxies_Chick, Owner at Maxie's Supper Club and Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2018

Thank you for dining at Maxie's and thank you for taking the time to share your review here on TripAdvisor! We are delighted to know that you so much enjoyed your Maxie's expereince. We appreciate your business and hope to serve you again soon!

Reviewed February 4, 2018

We went to Maxie’s before we went to see a play. We knew to arrive about 15 minutes early on a Saturday night as they are usually busy. Our wait was only 15 minutes, not bad. Our food was great, our server was friendly, always...More

1  Thank cayugasheila
Maxies_Chick, Owner at Maxie's Supper Club and Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded February 6, 2018

Thank you for your ongoing business and support of Maxie's! We also very much appreciate you taking the time to write your review and sharing your expereinces and enthusiasm for Maxie's Supper Club. We look forward to serving you again soon!

Reviewed December 21, 2017

Went there for our anniversary and had an amazing meal. Large portions with yummy choices. Drinks were great and food even better.

1  Thank dhallryan
Maxies_Chick, Owner at Maxie's Supper Club and Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded December 27, 2017

Thank you for celebrating your anniversary at Maxie's! We also appreciate you taking the time to share your experience on Trip Advisor, and hope to serve you again soon.

Reviewed December 18, 2017 via mobile

We came here as the final stop on an Ithaca pub crawl. What a nice surprise! Great raw bar menu at reasonable prices. Inside welcoming and staff excellent at the bar. Can’t speak to full restaurant as our first and only stop was at the...More

1  Thank Dawn B
Maxies_Chick, Owner at Maxie's Supper Club and Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded December 27, 2017

Thanks for stopping at Maxie's. We are happy to know you enjoyed our raw bar, atmospehere and the hospitality of Team Maxie's. You may want to return for our raw bar happy hour daily from 4-6pm when all raw oysters and clams are half-priced. We...More

Reviewed November 22, 2017 via mobile

While I don't come here often, I do keep this place in my back pocket for special occasions. It is a little pricy but there isn't a dish that would let you down! Great flavors and a bunch of choices. It holds true to a...More

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Maxies_Chick, Owner at Maxie's Supper Club and Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded December 27, 2017

Thank you for your business and for sharing your review here on Trip Advisor. To keep your special occasions more affordable, try some of our "rare find" deals like discounted wines on Mondays, inexpensive southern fried chicken every Tuesday night, $2 kids meals on Wednesdays,...More

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nancy c
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Response from Maxies_Chick | Property representative |
Maxie's takes reservations for Cornell University & Ithaca College Graduation Weekends, and occasionally limited large group events. Alternatively, we have 30-Minute Call Ahead Seating so we can plan for your arrival... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$9 - $23
Meals
Drinks, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Kids, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 635 W State St, Ithaca, NY 14850-3347
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Ithaca
  • Phone Number: +1 607-272-4136
  • E-mail
Description
Maxie’s is a New Orleans-style fish house featuring Southern comfort cooking, BBQ, and a full bar. From our kitchen: only from-scratch Southern comfort cookery: traditional and modern fresh seafood dishes, slow-smoked barbecue, and homemade desserts. From our bar: freshly shucked raw oysters and clams, specialty cocktails, craft beer and boutique wines. Our lively, warm professionals are happy to serve you. Get in here!
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