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Max Restaurant - Park Place Lodge

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American, Canadian, Steakhouse
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742 3 Hwy, Fernie, British Columbia V0B 1M0, Canada
+1 250-423-6871
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08:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 14:00
Thu - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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Showing 31: English reviews
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Packed with people standing in line to get in but they still wouldn't open the other section. Presence not acknowledged for almost 5 minutes. Aussie waiter needed to be more alert & attentive. Food delicious!! except for underdone pancakes which was redone & comped.

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Thank LAURIE G
Fernie
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40 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Took family out for breakfast and it was great! Had the bacon and eggs, with amazing hash browns, and the river rock bread! They've stepped it up!

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Thank kimmerFernie
ParkPlaceLodge, Manager at Max Restaurant - Park Place Lodge, responded to this review

Dear kimmerFernie, Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. We are happy to hear that you had such a great breakfast with your family. We hope that you will be back to try some of our new lunch and dinner items as well! Thanks again, we look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

Dobbs Ferry, New York
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332 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

Ate breakfast 4 days sampling eggs with meat and pancakes. Food looked good in presentation and tasted very good too. Some days service was slow but always pleasant. Menu a little small but still its breakfast not dinner

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Thank osborncats
ParkPlaceLodge, Manager at Max Restaurant - Park Place Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing the Max Restaurant. We are pleased that you had a chance to try a number of things from our menu throughout the course of your stay. We have provided your feedback to the kitchen and service staff. We appreciate your comments, as we are always striving to provide the highest level of service for you and... More 

Cranbrook
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45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Sometimes you don't want to venture out after a hard business day, It is awfully nice to have a good restaurant in your hotel. That doesn't always happen. Good food, good service and varied menu, hits on all main points. Slightly pricey, but not bad.

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Thank MarlinRatch
ParkPlaceLodge, Manager at Max Restaurant - Park Place Lodge, responded to this review

Dear MarlinRatch, Thank you for your kind review. All reviews are shared with all team members and your words were much appreciated. We look forward to seeing you again next time you visit Fernie. More 

Buena Vista, Colorado
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

The food was good. The atmosphere was wonderful and the service was outstanding. the beer and wine selection was very good.

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Thank Laura K
ParkPlaceLodge, Manager at Max Restaurant - Park Place Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Laura, Thank you for taking the time to send us a review about the Max Restaurant. We are thrilled to hear that your dining experience was such a positive one. We look forward to seeing you and your husband both when you return to Fernie next summer! More 

Seeley Lake, Montana
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45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

We only ate at Max's for breakfast the 2 mornings we had in Fernie and we had the Eggs Bennie (both types) both times. With $5 off per person per breakfast (thanks to our staying at the Park Place Lodge) the prices couldn't be beat. Service was excellent. Very friendly and upbeat and not at all intrusive. We didn't have... More 

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Thank TanFyfe
Shayne B, Manager at Max Restaurant - Park Place Lodge, responded to this review

Dear TanFyfe, Thank you for the glowing review. We appreciate the kind feedback on both the food and the service at Max Restaurant. On your next visit, we hope to see you at lunch or dinner time as well! More 

B-C
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58 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2015

I wished I'd read Snowgriz's review before ordering lunch here this week. Although I've never had a complaint in the past after eating in the Pub, the fireplace room or the restaurant, this time was more misses than hits. The list: 1. The Monte Cristo sandwich had stale (freezer-burn?) flavoured turkey which was dry/tough so I dissected my sandwich to... More 

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Thank dont_tie_me_down
Shayne B, Manager at Max Restaurant - Park Place Lodge, responded to this review

Dear dont_tie_me_down We are very sorry to hear that you did not have a satisfactory experience, we are particularly sorry that we did not notice your dissatisfaction so that we could fix the situation. We will certainly be seeking to contact you so that we can provide you with a personalized apology. More 

Fernie, Canada
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2015

I am a local resident of Fernie, and I inquired about having a private breakfast buffet put on the morning after a family wedding. Shayne B. and her staff were very willing and eager to do this for our fairly large group. Just want to give Shayne and Kayla and the rest of the kitchen and dining room staff a... More 

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Thank Karen B
Shayne B, Manager at Max Restaurant - Park Place Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Karen B, Thank you for sharing your group’s positive dining experience in Max Restaurant and we are glad to hear that we contributed to your wedding weekend being a success. We have passed along your kind words to all of our staff and we look forward to having you dine with us again in the future. More 

Fernie, Canada
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82 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2015

We Sometimes the food has been very good and other times bordering on terrible. Stick with the pub style food like wings and the meal should be good. Service is usually very good as long as the place isn't packed.

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Thank snowgriz
Shayne B, Manager at Max Restaurant - Park Place Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Snowgriz, We are very sorry that your recent experience in our restaurant did not meet your expectations. Despite our location inside a hotel, our local customer base is a very valuable part of our clientele and we take great pride in the relationships we have with many of our Fernie customers. Your review suggests you have dined with us... More 

calgary, alberta
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68 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2015

We had a lunch special of soup (or fries or salad) and cheese and beef sandwiches. Good tasting, good service and value.

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Thank james19501
Shayne B, Manager at Max Restaurant - Park Place Lodge, responded to this review

Hi James19501, Thank you for taking the time to write a review! We are glad you had a great lunch and that you enjoyed our lunch special. We hope to see you again soon! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$19
Cuisine
American, Canadian, Steakhouse
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 14:00
Monday
08:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 14:00
Thursday
08:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
08:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 742 3 Hwy, Fernie, British Columbia V0B 1M0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Fernie
  • Phone Number: +1 250-423-6871
  • This restaurant is at Park Place Lodge

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