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Chez Max

#394 of 1,976 Restaurants in Dublin
Certificate of Excellence
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133 Baggot Street Lower, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 661 8899
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Today
12:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I attend here regularly, but if I am honest it's because they have a great cigar smoking area. How ever saying this the food is really nice and the staff are efficient. I often have the steak which is not the best steak in the world but for the price it's definitly worth it. There isa nice menue and an... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I went there for a dinner. I was expecting much better regarding the menu. My onion soup was just ok and the chicken was very dry.... Staff was unfriendly and a poor seating,, won't go back

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Thank louise g
London, United Kingdom
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83 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

good french food, good service, reasonable prices, a pleasant place to go. we went as a family and really enjoyed it.

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Thank bob j
Belfast, United Kingdom
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429 reviews
319 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 250 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

If you like French bistro food, this place will not disappoint. Downstairs in a basement setting, it has loads of atmosphere. The steak frites was generous and delicious. Great value. Would come back here in a heartbeat.

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Thank KMcCorry
Dublin, Ireland
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

The quality of food vs price is excellent - affordable and tasty! We ordered Foie Gras as a starter which was very good. Perhaps if there were a couple of extra pieces of bread for the foie gras it could have been even better. The mussels were cooked to perfection and the french fries were excellent! As a dessert, we... More 

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Thank MirEir
Dublin, Ireland
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

I went with my boyfriend.we both had onion soup to start which was ok.I ordered the chicken for my main. It was very dry and I didn't eat it

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Thank carb30
Paris, France
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Nice place to eat french food and speak french with the servers. Food was excellent; environment is nice especially the covered terrasse

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Thank Helene L
Dublin, Ireland
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54 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

Had a nice enough dinner for the price. I was excited to try some nice French Cuisine here in Dublin. While the food was decent for the price, the staff were not as equal. The service was not as good as one would expect for the type of restaurant it is. We had to wait at least 20-30 minutes in... More 

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Thank James W
Dublin, Ireland
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Very cosy and pleasant atmosphere. Professional and friendly staff, and the food is absolute class. One of my favourite places to go to in Dublin

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Thank WaltDS
Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

Look we were a big group maybe 14 or 15 , but it worked very well and what I liked most was the food and the "buzz". I had the crab creme brûlée which was just great, followed by steak which was near perfect. My colleagues all enjoyed their food ( and they are an odd bunch). Being semi-outdoors is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 133 Baggot Street Lower, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 661 8899

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?