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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 good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (45 reviews)
“chopped salad” (9 reviews)
“tuna tacos” (6 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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1000 W Columbus Ave, Basketball Hall Of Fame, Springfield, MA 01105-2518
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Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

I went to Max's on a recommendation by the hotel staff. First off, my server Alissa F WAS AWESOME! She was on point with recommendations and made sure to let me know if the prime rib looked good that night (how prime rib looks is...More

Thank ikyskinz
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Had a business gathering here and the food was spectacular. great service thru the entire meal and friendly was the name of the game.

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Max's is always a good experience, depending on your choice on the menu it can be expensive..$130 a couple including 2 drinks each, shared appetizer no dessert....but sometimes I think it is so worth it...

Thank Karen W
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Don't let the name fool you. It is a quality restaurant. I had the crab cake appetizer for a meal and felt like I came out of Baltimore's inner Harbor. We had a fantastic French onion soup which was flavorful I had plenty of cheese....More

Thank Frankar
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Great place for a quick drink while you wait for your dad to finish at the basketball hall of fame!! Had bloody mary's and hush puppies as well as the Baltimore shrimp!!

Thank Melissa P
Reviewed 5 August 2016

We stopped into Max's Tavern as a dinner break on a long car trip. We enjoyed perfect steaks, good "steakhouse" sides like spinach and garlic mashed, and excellent service at our outdoor table. One day I'd love to learn how to get that great char...More

Thank Keithus
Reviewed 27 July 2016

We have eaten dinner here quite a few times and we were passing through Springfield and decided to stop here for lunch. While there is a special lunch menu, our server offered to get us any steak we wanted from the dinner menu. I opted...More

Thank Joel W
Reviewed 26 July 2016

well the hype of this place is pretty high, but the food and service i received on my visit was very poor , would not recommend this place to any one, way over rated, the food was bad small portions and way overpriced the interior...More

Thank bmx47g
John T, General Manager at Max's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2016

Dear bmx47g, Thank you for the review and expressing your disappointment in your dining experience. I appreciate your feedback and apologize for the underwhelming experience you received. The food and service is normally much better than you are describing and should be as our standards...More

Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I celebrated our anniversary at Max's. The Mahi Mahi was wonderful and the steak was amazing! The restaurant is beautiful and the service was very attentive. We enjoyed the meal very much!

Thank elena111633
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

We stopped here last July and were excited to eat here again. We ordered two of the same dishes last year and were disappointed. Sadly we felt overpriced for our meals this time. Won't be coming here again.

Thank Riley S
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Response from billruark | Reviewed this property |
Contact the restaurant and they will handle your request.
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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
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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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