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The Max

££ - £££, ,
2 Gheringhap St, Geelong, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3220, Australia
+61 3 5229 5504
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible27%
13 Mar 2017
“Gone downhill badly over the years. Don't bother”
6 Jan 2017
“No atmosphere & food terrible”
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Bar, Australian, Pub
££ - £££
2 Gheringhap St, Geelong, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3220, Australia
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

Used to frequently come here for meals over the years, especially if we were going to a concert at Costa Hall across the road. The food and service has been deteriorating over a couple of years at least. Gone from wait staff table service, tables...More

Thank AussieTravelholic
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Decided to try this local pub as we were visiting from Melbourne. First impressions, not good. It was a 37 deg day & all the doors were open letting the hot air & flies in. I ordered Panko crumbed shnitzel. It looked & tasted like...More

Thank Vicki C
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Went for dinner. Walked into a dark space and had to try to find a staff member who would show us a table. Table had no menus. Staff disappeared and never returned. I helped myself to menus from other tables and ended up walking up...More

Thank Bellalubliss
Reviewed 7 December 2016

I recently visited the Max for dinner. I was not over impressed with the place. I had the chicken parmi which I thought was a bit dry. The fish n chips looked ok as did the steak. Would not recomend a visit.

Thank cooper196
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Great place to come if you want raw chicken instead of going to the supermarket. Not just one chicken parmi but two out of three were completely raw. Not happy jerry.

Thank Jake B
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Get down to this place on a wed night for a $10 burger and chips value for money and tasty ... Also some pretty good entertainment every fri n sat night this place goes off

Thank Carol I
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

The fod, venue and service here were barely average. It was a cold winter evening and the fireplaces weren't being used and the heating was inadequate. Its a dark unwelcoming space that doesn't invite diners to linger. Not a great menu choice either, food was...More

Thank dianneholbrook2
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Went to the Max for painting in a pub. Had a meal before painting, the tables were all booked for a trivia night to follow.. Seems like the Max has turned into a real entertainment venue. Trivia, comedy nights and happy hours.. Something more for...More

Thank RedTart1
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

A very old school pub we visited on a Saturday night with friends. I love live music but couldn't stomach this. There was a really loud band in a really small space and everything (including the song choice and patrons) had me thinking: "is this...More

Thank Greyhound77
Reviewed 24 February 2016

Cold beer that always tastes fresh. Saturday night crowd is a mix of ages but mainly the 30-50 category. The live bands are always great and of high quality. Have free venue hire with conditions so a great spot for a function with multiple levels.

Thank NickoB26
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Australian, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Gheringhap St, Geelong, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3220, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  City of Greater Geelong  >  Geelong
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5229 5504
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