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Max's on Broad

££ - £££French, , American
305 Brook Rd, At the Maggie Walker Historical Plaza, Richmond, VA 23220-4224
+1 804-225-0400
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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French, Belgian, American, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
305 Brook Rd, At the Maggie Walker Historical Plaza, Richmond, VA 23220-4224
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Came to Richmond to visit a friend and stopped here for lunch. Nice historic building with great 2nd floor. Had leisurely good lunch - yummy pretzel appetizer(brushed in butter, oh my) and Caesar with Shrimp, nicely dressed. Would come again!

Thank Kim K
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Max's on Broad served 9 of us during restaurant week. We gathered at the bar, had a cocktail, and then went to our table. It was early in the evening as we were going to the theatre. Menu has great options especially for restaurant week,...More

Thank Ann B
Reviewed 1 week ago

On a spur of the moment my daughter suggested to my wife and I we might want to catch a play the Virginia theater and dinner before at Max's on Broad. How is it I have never noticed this place or heard of it? The...More

Thank Jonathan H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good outdoor seating is hard to come by in Richmond and it's location on a newly lively corner with the superb Maggie Walker statue does draw one to try Max's, at least for el fresco dining, but not much else. Also a good spot for...More

Thank James D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I first visited Max's for lunch with co-workers on Thursday. All three of us were extremely impressed with the service, the quality of the food, and the quantity. So after reviewing the dinner menu before leaving I decided to take the wife to dinner last...More

Thank Michael N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The atmosphere was great, I will give it that. Beautiful set up and decor...but the food is very bland and mediocre. I was at a table with a large group and a majority of us didn't really enjoy our meals unfortunately. Also, the service was...More

1  Thank Stacey H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is nothing not to like at Max's. It is a beautiful space; cozy and romantic. The food is excellent. The service is exceptional. Beyond exceptional.

Thank jlmVirginia
Reviewed 9 September 2017

My husband and I ate at Max's on a Saturday night and service was excellent. Food was good though my entrée was a disappointment. We had the escargot appetizer with toast points and it was one of the best escargot dishes I've had in the...More

Thank 1parislover
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

My food was quite good minus the overcooked fish of the day (amber jack). I come from the beach so I suppose I should have expected as much but given that it was $30, it should have been cooked correctly. Minus 1 star. Additionally the...More

Thank Ryan S
Reviewed 8 September 2017

I read several reviews before making a reservation here and some commented on uppity staff. Couldn't be farther from truth. Waiter was great and had excellent suggestions and manager came by with a complimentary app of frog legs! Not my fav but great place for...More

Thank Klimbamountain
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8 April 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from travelingfoodiefam | Reviewed this property |
We order apps which are quite filling...and the bread and dipping sauce is AMAZING!!! If they freely order without regards to price...probably 20-35 per person-menu is online!
Blaise G
23 April 2015|
Response from Elizabeth K | Property representative |
Yes we can! Please call to make a reservation.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 305 Brook Rd, At the Maggie Walker Historical Plaza, Richmond, VA 23220-4224
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-225-0400
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