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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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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (10 reviews)
“scallops” (11 reviews)
“surf and turf” (6 reviews)
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American, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options
1380 9th St E, Suite 601, West Fargo, ND 58078-3382
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always heard this place was good so I took the family here to celebrate a Graduation. The food did not disappoint. The Scallop Appetizer is wonderful. Entrees are excellent and the Desert is unreal. Drink as very good and the wine selection is extreme.

Thank RetiredWatchman
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Here with other couples for birthday of spouse. Menu is pretty standard but generally well-prepared. Specials were very well done. Tweaked for the gluten/soy-free member. Several alternatives for starch if you don’t care for the offered sweet potato hash. Service sets the bar for the...More

Thank rburdmd
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Service was fantastic. Greeted when we first walked in. Were a few minutes early so we headed to the bar for a drink. Bartender was very friendly and we were taken care of promptly. Waitress was great, gave us specials but also let us know...More

Thank jamesbansek
Reviewed 16 March 2018

I have been to Maxwell's dozens of times. NEVER a bad experience, EVER! My fine dining experiences include countries all over the world including several restaurants along the French Riviera. Trust me when I say that Maxwell's in West Fargo is top-notch! You get what...More

Thank TRBorslien
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Loved this place! I came across it online and couldn't wait to try it out! I must say the hubby and I drove 6 hours to get here and decided to have a long weekend in Fargo and I was so happy with everything at...More

1  Thank CPortch
Reviewed 5 February 2018

We ate here while in Fargo for business at the recommendation of a local colleague. Atmosphere was great, enjoyed that, but the dinner prices were a little on the high side ($37 for chicken breast) and the portions were small. I ordered soup and it...More

1  Thank kbs1010
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

We came here for dinner last night and it was amazing. The service and food were both top notch. My fiancé challenged Jeffrey, a bartender, to make her her perfect drink. And he did! It was fun. The meal was fantastic and we will definitely...More

Thank wmichflyboy
Reviewed 16 October 2017

What a phenomenal restaurant, and in West Fargo of all places. Why they would stay in West Fargo I don’t know, there are so many nicer places to live – and places that don’t have the terrible winter. Okay, enough of that, about the food....More

Thank Victoria M
Reviewed 15 October 2017

My wife and I started with the Artisan Cheese Plate, which was spectacular from beginning to end. Visually, it was perfectly presented. One-year-old cave-aged gouda, an aged cheddar, and a tasty Jahrlsburg cheese were the prefect match for the grapes and the candied nuts. Everything...More

Thank lacke010
Reviewed 4 October 2017

My husband and I spent two nights in Fargo this weekend and decided to leave the baby at home and make a romantic weekend out of it. I looked around on yelp and TripAdvisor for a nice place to have dinner that wasn't just steak....More

Thank sm0188022
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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
US$ 35
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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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