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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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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (8 reviews)
“ahi tuna” (6 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (5 reviews)
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1380 9th St E, Suite 601, West Fargo, ND 58078-3382
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can experience food and taste you've never had before here. Friendly wait staff and bartenders, a great dining adventure.

Thank AJM2191
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My traveling companion and I landed in Fargo late and checked Google for nearby restaurants, We just wanted a quiet place with decent food and good wine. :-) Maxwell's looked like it would fit the bill. Our appetizers were outstanding, Bobby provided us with excellent...More

Thank Lizzie A
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Just stopped in after hitting some stores in the Fargo area. We were a bit "Underdressed" as this is more of a High End after work, White Collar type place. I was caught off guard at what this was and the prices of the food....More

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Sure didnt expect a restaurant of this quality tucked away in a small strip mall in West Fargo. What a great place. Full bar and a super wine list. Talked with Ramon who advised a great Zinfandel for dinner. One of the best I have...More

Thank Bear H
Reviewed 21 June 2017

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 23 June 2017

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 4 June 2017

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 25 May 2017 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 5 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
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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
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene
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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