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Chez Max

1 Palace Street, Dublin Dublin 2, Ireland
+353 1 633 7215
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“onion soup” (19 reviews)
“moules frites” (10 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1 Palace Street, Dublin Dublin 2, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We stopped in around 3 pm., and the place was empty of customers, but the staff was very gracious and the food among the best we've had in the country in a week of eating out. Delicious. Wish we'd had time to try out the...More

Thank Racwoh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time here. The Fois Gras starter followed by Moules Frites was an excellent choice. Service was friendly and efficient and the ambiance was that of a bistro in Montmartre.

Thank TheLiterateChef
Reviewed 1 week ago

Didn't eat here on this occasion — just had a drink but liked the look of the place and will definitely come back as it looks like a nice and intimate genuine French bistro. Small restaurant with probably no more than 30 or so covers...More

Thank DominicDeBurca
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my first time here but my sisters 5th, she recommended we go there because it had been very good. We were very disappointed 3 of us got fish all 3 fillets seabream and the hake were seriously over cooked I couldn’t eat the...More

Thank Feehyland186605
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Decided that I would give the restaurant a go as it was across the road from where I was staying while visiting Dublin. It is situated at the entrance to Dublin Castle just off Dame Street. Decided I would have Moules Frites (Mussels in creamy...More

Thank george45
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

No one seemed bothered to serve us and when they finally did, the menus they gave us were wet and disgusting. Not a great impression at all so after waiting a little longer and having our question about vegetarian food half heartedly answered we walked...More

Thank Dan T
Reviewed 25 April 2018

Went for breakfast. Could easily have been transported to a Parisian environment. Excellent coffee, croissants etc

Thank yanhLondon_England
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Superb genuine Parisian bistro with relaxing atmosphere. Food was excellent- steak frites particularly tasty. Overall great value for money. Friendly efficient staff ensured an enjoyable dinner.

Thank Stuwu10
Reviewed 8 April 2018

Great evening meal with family. Food was very good from the French onion soup to the mussels with fries.

Thank Germaine R
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Nice and relaxed here. Love the French atmosphere. Nice food, and friendly service - and prices are fair.

Thank Soren_Odense
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$37 - US$147
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Palace Street, Dublin Dublin 2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 633 7215
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