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Max's Tavern

1000 W Columbus Ave, Basketball Hall Of Fame, Springfield, MA 01105-2518
+1 413-746-6299
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (47 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1000 W Columbus Ave, Basketball Hall Of Fame, Springfield, MA 01105-2518
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Reviewed June 24, 2016

I've been to this fine place countless times since it's a favorite of my daughter and her husband, and is their "go-to" for any occasion. The wine list is complete and varied, and the food has something for everyone, even the vegetarian at the table....More

Thank Kasac1943
John T, General Manager at Max's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded June 27, 2016

Thank you for the glowing review, this is our goal in providing great dining experience for our guests and I am happy that you enjoyed the experience. Thank you for making Max's Tavern your go-to restaurant! John Thomas General Manager Max's Tavern

Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

Was in Springfield for business. Found myself at Max's during happy hour. They offer a great selection of menu items and cocktails for really decent prices. I had the hanger steak, buffalo shrimp, and the New Orleans bread pudding. And guess what...I thought it was...More

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John T, General Manager at Max's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded June 27, 2016

Thank You Allyson, The Happy Hour is a great time every day of the week, and hopefully you took advantage of the menu on the patio. I look forward to seeing you again tomorrow. John Thomas General Manager Max's Tavern

Reviewed June 22, 2016

Excellent service and options for the celiac disease sufferers. Gluten-free menu was attractive with lots of items my husband could consider.More

Thank Sharon D
John T, General Manager at Max's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded June 27, 2016

Thank you Sharon, The Gluten free menu is essential to hospitality for our guests and we are happy you enjoyed our service. We strive to give you a great experience every visit and exceed your expectations. I look forward to your next visit. John Thomas...More

Reviewed June 18, 2016

Always good here, the meatloaf is amazing, but way too expensive. Not even close to reality. They are at least 10-15 more per plate than any other restaurant in the area. I only go for special occasions. Lunch is the time to go for lower...More

Thank copie77
John T, General Manager at Max's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded June 27, 2016

Thank you for the review, I am sorry you did not find the value in the many great dishes we offer on our menu. What we offer is the best possible ingredients and preparation of each of our entrees, this is sometimes more expensive than...More

Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

Ambiance was on point. The food was absolutely delicious wait staff very professional. The tiramusi dessert ...can still taste that now ...yum yum

Thank Veronica M
John T, General Manager at Max's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded June 17, 2016

Thank you for the great review Veronica, I am happy you and your guests enjoyed Max's Tavern. I look forward to seeing you soon. John Thomas General Manager Max's Tavern

Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

I was here on a business trip with a partner, we had planned on having dinner after a 13 hour work day, the waiter had no interest in us be a use he had larger tables, at first we were ignored then after flagging him...More

Thank Iliya Y
John T, General Manager at Max's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2016

Dear Lliya Y, Thank you for your review of Max's Tavern, I apologize for our lack of hospitality during your dining experience. Our standard of service is usually top notch, and I am appalled that we would treat one of our guests this way. I...More

Reviewed May 30, 2016

Food is good but not cheap and not "tavern" food. This is more of a higher-end restaurant that also serves a lot of beer and wine.

Thank Suzsen
John T, General Manager at Max's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2016

Thank you for the review, I look forward to your next visit. John Thomas General Manager Max's Tavern

Reviewed May 23, 2016

We went with a big group. the food was creative and balanced. something for everyone. This spot should not be missed if in this area. Go.

Thank VineyardBluefish
Reviewed May 18, 2016

It was a busy weekend with graduations. We reserved a table for 10. Table was ready and waiting. The menu was full of steaks burgers and other quality items. Even soft shell crab. The waiter kept the food coming out smoothly. Every steak was cooked...More

Thank barbara9611
John T, General Manager at Max's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded May 21, 2016

Hello barbara9611, I love to hear about your great experience her at Max's Tavern, we will see you soon for another great dinner. Thank you, John Thomas General Manager Max's Tavern

Reviewed May 14, 2016

Max's restaurants are some of the best in Connecticut and Western Massachusetts, and Max's Tavern is no exception. I stopped in for lunch while traveling through Springfield. I highly recommend the Brutus Maximus craft beer. The service was good. The outdoor patio was nice. The...More

Thank JohnyQuest64
John T, General Manager at Max's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2016

Hello Johnyquest64, Thank you for the great review, I appreciate that you tried the Brewtus, I happen to be a big fan as well. We finally had some good weather to enjoy the patio. Have a great day! John Thomas General Manager Max's Tavern

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1028Maryalice
Hi, I would like to reserve for a college graduation luncheon on May 20th around 2 pm. for 10 - 15 people?
March 15, 2017|
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Response from billruark | Reviewed this property |
Contact the restaurant and they will handle your request.
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Shakeey28
I would like to go there for a special anniversary. we would probably like to dress up that night. do other people come dressed up to your restaurant? thank you
May 4, 2016|
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Response from johnsZ9339HP | Reviewed this property |
Yes, It's a mix of everything and you'll be comfortable either way! A very nice dining experience overall...enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$30 - $40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Bar scene, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1000 W Columbus Ave, Basketball Hall Of Fame, Springfield, MA 01105-2518
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 413-746-6299
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Description
Hartford's premier restaurant group has opened in Springfield, Massachusetts at the newly renovated, state-of-the-art Basketball Hall of Fame, Max's Tavern promises to deliver the same dining experience that our Connecticut customers have come to know and expect. Open daily for lunch and dinner, Max's Tavern innovative menu will feature contemporary American cuisine including some of Max's favorite "Chop House" classics. Max is the exclusive caterer for all Hall of Fame special events. Host your next function on Center Court, Jam Session, the Mass Mutual Room or in the private dining room of Max's Tavern. So whether you are a sports fanatic or a dining enthusiast, complete your next tour of the Hall of Fame with a trip to Max's Tavern.
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