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Maxwells Restaurant & Bar

1380 9th St E, Suite 601, West Fargo, ND 58078-3382
+1 701-277-9463
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (8 reviews)
“scallops” (9 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (5 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options
1380 9th St E, Suite 601, West Fargo, ND 58078-3382
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Reviewed 1 week ago

we were pleasantly surprised by our wonderful experience at Maxwells last week. Our waiter was wonderful, well versed on the menu and wine, knew when to come back and when not to. FOOD was fantastic! Between the 4 of us we had chicken, fish and...More

Thank victor59
Management response:Responded 6 days ago

Thank you so very much for your great review. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit at Maxwells. We strive to offer the best locally sourced and fresh produce to ensure great meals every time in the best possible environment, thanks to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice ambience and good service but the food was very uneven. We didn't have any expectations thankfully because we would've been quite disappointed.

Thank bcky
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

While traveling for business I wanted to find a good steak. Took a colleague with. We split the Bison Meatballs and some soup first. The Bison meatballs come in a wonderful sauce with bread on side. Complex, rich and flavorful. Soup was excellent too. Those...More

Thank defenderonthego
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Fresh made food. Good selection of wine and drinks. Is a bit more expensive than most places in town. Fun to go to when you want to splurge a little........

Thank JMZee
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Unexpected find in the growing town. Menu selection of a rack of lamb held its own against some of the finest in other major cities. Fun and friendly wait staff. Good wine selection. Expect to pay more than what you think when you walk in...More

Thank island-sun-lovers
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Overrated. Not sure what happened here. I love their brunch, but their dinner menu was less than impressive. Overpriced (note the prices are not listed on the website) and underseasoned. We ordered two apps, two burgers, two salads, and a dessert. This was a birthday...More

Thank Sally S
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Wow I must say the presentation here was fantastic! Love the ambiance and music.... Very relaxing , kind of located in a weird location for such a nice place. Anyway I was in town visiting my new building and stopped in for dinner since I...More

Thank Vi S
Reviewed 15 March 2017

The Maxwells food is delicious with many ways to add items on the plate for more flavor. The presentation is fancy-see the pix!

Thank nmelhorn
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Husband and I love dining out monthly and chose Maxwells for the reviews given on our menu favorite the beef tenderloin. We had great service with great cocktails but must review that this was not a great meal. It was drowning in a red wine...More

Thank Hope W
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Went to this restaurant on a Friday night. Make reservations, and request a booth. From the outside, the restaurant looks unassuming, but the food, service and presentation of the food is "top notch". Took the recommendation from the waiter and ordered the day boat sea...More

Thank mpolinuk
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What is the owners name
14 May 2015|
Response from Michael G | Reviewed this property |
The Owner of Maxwell is Mike Marcil.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1380 9th St E, Suite 601, West Fargo, ND 58078-3382 (Formerly WF Maxwells)
    (13th Avenue and 9th St. E)
  • Location: United States  >  North Dakota (ND)  >  West Fargo
  • Phone Number: +1 701-277-9463
  • E-mail
Maxwells is an independent, locally owned establishment that serves cuisine crafted with French and American influences. A strong commitment to diverse wine offerings and freshly prepared cuisine is important to the guests we serve.

Maxwells often provides wine tastings, wine dinners, spirits and beer tastings to bring new experiences to our patrons. From beginning to end, the dining experience is elevated by exceptional hospitality. We offer a relaxing environment and a knowledgeable, personable service staff that exceeds our guests' expectations. Our professional mixologist brings new ideas and creative tasteful cocktails to our menu, utilizing an eclectic array of spirits from around the world.

Maxwells boasts the region's largest collection of wines, a diverse selection of craft beers including features from local breweries. Maxwells is an exciting blend of culinary imagination amid impeccably casual surroundings.
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