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Max's Tavern

1000 W Columbus Ave, Basketball Hall Of Fame, Springfield, MA 01105-2518
+1 413-746-6299
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (47 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1000 W Columbus Ave, Basketball Hall Of Fame, Springfield, MA 01105-2518
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I must've visited Max's tavern at least 15 times - it never dissapoints. The food is excellent, the waiters are polite, sweet, attentive. There's a good vibe in the place too.. all in all it's one of my favourite places. have their raw bare, it's...More

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

More or less what you expect an upscale steak house to be. Service was excellent, ambiance correct for this type of restaurant. Salads were very good, side dishes excellent, my wife's steak was also excellent but my prime rib was disappointing.. Waiter inadvertently poured water...More

Thank Frank G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a good local go to for us and while we enjoy the food and it always comes out exactly as we ordered, and the servers are always very pleasant, the service is very very slow. Its good when you want to just sit...More

Thank Danielle P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a great late night meal here. Was pleasantly surprised. Wait staff was exceptional. Some of the recommended cocktails were unique. I had 'Something Borrowed'. It was delicious! A little pricier than I had anticipated, but I wasn't disappointed.

Thank OntarioFarmer
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We chose Max's Tavern for its proximity to a local cemetery where we had a graveside service as well as our prior experience at the restaurant. We did not want a sit down luncheon, and Max's was able to provide us a space as well...More

Thank andrewkyle
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

I had heard good things about this place so I took some colleagues here for dinner one evening. Looking at the prices on the menu I expected too of the line food. Dont get me wrong, it was good, but not that price good. You...More

2  Thank Mike P
Reviewed 25 April 2017

If you tea lover, they have amazing tea selection that are not to find in groceries stores. Earl grey tea and green jasmine are the best one. And cremme brulle are awesome too.

Thank sandrapanchenko
Reviewed 22 April 2017

I come here in April for an annual conference. This was the go-to restaurant. Not anymore. What happened to the outrageous bread basket? Much more limited menu. The hush puppies were tasty, but very little sauce. Chopped salad has always been excellent. Still is....fresh mixture...More

Thank tangohampton
Reviewed 20 April 2017

The food was excellent and i felt like a king. It had a great ambiance perfect for taking someone on a date.

Thank deaclove
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

I went out with my parents for dinner. Max's was offering a special dine-in promotion for "tax day". The regular menu was served. We began with drinks. I ordered the Pineapple Cosmopolitan which was bland and lacked pineapple flavor. For $10 this was a small...More

Thank Christine L
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Nearby Attractions
Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden
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1.06 km away
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1.14 km away
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.08 km away
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.84 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hi, I would like to reserve for a college graduation luncheon on May 20th around 2 pm. for 10 - 15 people?
15 March 2017|
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Response from billruark | Reviewed this property |
Contact the restaurant and they will handle your request.
I would like to go there for a special anniversary. we would probably like to dress up that night. do other people come dressed up to your restaurant? thank you
5 May 2016|
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Response from johnsZ9339HP | Reviewed this property |
Yes, It's a mix of everything and you'll be comfortable either way! A very nice dining experience overall...enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1000 W Columbus Ave, Basketball Hall Of Fame, Springfield, MA 01105-2518
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 413-746-6299
  • E-mail
Hartford's premier restaurant group has opened in Springfield, Massachusetts at the newly renovated, state-of-the-art Basketball Hall of Fame, Max's Tavern promises to deliver the same dining experience that our Connecticut customers have come to know and expect. Open daily for lunch and dinner, Max's Tavern innovative menu will feature contemporary American cuisine including some of Max's favorite "Chop House" classics. Max is the exclusive caterer for all Hall of Fame special events. Host your next function on Center Court, Jam Session, the Mass Mutual Room or in the private dining room of Max's Tavern. So whether you are a sports fanatic or a dining enthusiast, complete your next tour of the Hall of Fame with a trip to Max's Tavern.
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