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Chez Max

13 avenue Alfred Anatole Thevenet | 11 minutes à pied du centre d'Epernay, 51530 Magenta, France
+33 3 26 55 23 59
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak tartare” (39 reviews)
“cheese board” (16 reviews)
“lamb rack” (3 reviews)
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European, Deli, Healthy
$$ - $$$
13 avenue Alfred Anatole Thevenet | 11 minutes à pied du centre d'Epernay, 51530 Magenta, France
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Reviewed yesterday

We ate lunch here and had detoured to visit especially. The service was absolutely charming and fun. We drank a bottle of zero dosage Champagne (43 €) and ordered the set lunch at 17.50 € each. The food was delicious and well served. We decided...More

Thank PaulandValAxat
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We learned of this place from the local tourist office in Epernay. We walked across the bridge from downtown and found it quite easily. The Place was packed at lunch. There are a number of different menus du jour available, but we ordered off the...More

Thank Lori G
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best dinners we have had for a long time ! Only one word to describe it - superb ! Great produce and very stylishly prepared. Thank you to Frank and all his staff for such beautifully cooked food and a wonderful service....More

1  Thank TB132014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We walked across the bridge from Epernay on the strength of TA reviews, timing our arrival for opening, and were rewarded with the only table bot already booked for the lunch service. Being early, we had time to chat up the owner, who has been...More

Thank Jon A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were visiting in the Champagne region and happened on this restaurant for lunch. We found the staff to be very welcoming and the choices for lunch were all great! Would definitely recommend you visit if in the area.

Thank 62betts16
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Lovely staff, very friendly, excellent food, nice atmosphere. They even made a starter for us for the steak tartare, even though it was on the menu as a main, actually made it at the table. Two out of the four of us ate it and...More

Thank swnyraw3l
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

On holiday from the UK and wanted to ‘rub shoulders’ with the locals and dine in a typically provincial french restaurant. Chez Max provided all that and more. From the moment we walked in off the street and booked a table for the following night...More

1  Thank Gada1548
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is all about Max and his personality. He is super and spoke to us in both French and English. The food was first class and the cheese board was more than generous. The restaurant had just re-opened after a refurbishment. It is situated...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Hands down the best restaurant in town. Super service, very polite, exquisite food, very good price for value. A must go for everyone in Epernay.

Thank michiel d
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

We’ve visited Chez Max just an hour ago/ just one word- amazing! The service, the food, the ambience, the choice, everything! If we’d live in Épernay- we’d come back frequently! Totally in love with an amazingly good restaurant! Merci beaucuoup!

1  Thank AnnaMonasteri
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6 September 2017|
Response from Louise M | Reviewed this property |
Hello we went there in may. I got someone who speaks French to ring and book for me, I think that would be best for you. You don't want to miss out on going. Hope that helps
2 February 2017|
Response from pennyal | Reviewed this property |
I can't answer this I'm afraid as we didn't take our dogs on holiday with us this time.
7 October 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$63
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 avenue Alfred Anatole Thevenet | 11 minutes à pied du centre d'Epernay, 51530 Magenta, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Grand Est  >  Marne  >  Magenta
  • Phone Number: +33 3 26 55 23 59
  • E-mail
We are a french traditional restaurant. We change our menus each week according seasons local products. You will be received by a team of professionals in a convivial ambiance without device nor spangle, in any simplicity and sincerity there. Bonjour, exceptionnellement le restaurant serra ferme jusqu’au 07 Aout, pour de grosses et indispensable renovations. Une prochaine fois j'espere. Bon sejour en Champagne. Hello, exceptionally the restaurant will be closed until the 07 August, for large and essential renovations. Next time I hope. Have a nice stay in Champagne.
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