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Chez Max

1 Palace Street, Dublin Dublin 2, Ireland
+353 1 633 7215
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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1 Palace Street, Dublin Dublin 2, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

"Pretend you're in Paris," the maitre 'd settled us at our table and for the next two hours, we did. Excellent sauvignon blanc, crusty rustic bread; delightful new waitress, Camille, and very welcoming staff. My companion enjoyed her mussels, but the starter I requested wasn't...More

Thank Frances B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After looking at various restaurants in the area on a Wednesday evening, this one stood out and looked very inviting. Quite a romantic setting. We had a bistro table for two with a little candle on which set a nice ambience. The waitress /owner I...More

Thank cach1
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Been here a bunch of times and it's always an excellent meal. The food and prices are really good and the staff are friendly and helpful. There's a patio out the front that's nice if it's not too cold. Would definitely recommend the place to...More

Thank Thomas L
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Had heard positive stories so was looking forward to my celebratory lunch here before xmas. The restaurant was humming with eager diners and we had a lovely booth to relax and enjoy our lunch. We enjoyed the Goats Cheese starter and for mains I had...More

Thank tinseltoes
Reviewed 28 January 2018

My wife and I have been coming to Chez Max for years and we have never been disappointed. The menu is full of familiar French staples. In thirteen years of eating at Chez Max I have never eaten a bad meal there. If I have...More

Thank Conrad K
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Absolutely loved this place! We stopped by after a long tour that ended at the castle and I'm so glad we did! We ordered some French breakfast tea but after seeing some of the menu, very quickly decided to order a small cheese platter to...More

Thank Eilidh M
Reviewed 25 January 2018

We have eaten here occasionally over the last year. The quality can vary from very good to average. Consistency levels should be higher. This is not a cheap place and the menu is not complicated - typical French dishes. Most recently, the scallop starter was...More

Thank DUN01170
Reviewed 22 January 2018

booked an early bird this sunday for the 3 of us. We have been to chez max many times over the years and have always had great meals, we brought my son this time as he has never been. We were sat at a horrible...More

Thank jen19652016
Reviewed 7 January 2018

We decided to eat out at the last minute and we were pleasantly surprised when Chez Max said they could fit us in on a saturday night, we were probably lucky because it was the weekend after New Year. I love the new look guys....More

Thank Brenda R
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Chez Max is small but packed with atmosphere. The French staff and the ambiance give this a really authentic feel. The food is traditional French cuisine and is cooked to perfection. There is plenty of choice on the menu. There is also a good and...More

Thank Cobrel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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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