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Max's Bar & Restaurant

1250 Bayshore Hwy, Burlingame, CA 94010-1805
+1 650-342-6297
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good45%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1250 Bayshore Hwy, Burlingame, CA 94010-1805
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at the hotel next door and it was the only restaurant around but didn’t look real promising -WRONG!! It’s WONDERFUL!! Different choices & great desserts! They had special asparagus and special artichoke dishes-yum!! Im here for a couple days and willreturn! All Good!! (Big...More

Thank pebbleskip
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We got here around 5:30 and the place was packed with people! We waited about 20 minutes for our table for 2. Our quick meal before our flight home was a burger and a Reuben. We loved both! The only negative is all the signs...More

Thank TravelinChik
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A freind of ours who grew up in the area returned after being gone for 20 years and he said it was as good as he remembered. We had a great meal, freindly serivce and nice local atmosphere. The sandmiches are legedary and I recommend...More

Thank Kevin G
Reviewed 15 April 2018

We went for a late meal after a long drive, and had a great meal each, huge portions, wished we lived near by so we try the rest of the menu, nice IPA too, got a free pint as my meal had an addition I...More

Thank Gary T
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

There are times when I just want a good salad. That can be hard to find. Max’s had a pear dinner salad. I added grilled chicken. The salad was truly a dinner. It had ample amounts of quality ingredients, well-mixed, and absolutely delicious. Every bite...More

Thank SDTwit
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

I've been here twice for dinner in a week during a business trip. I took a burger and a ceasar salad. Good American food with generous portions. Prices are not low, but in line with SF area. The place is nice and the service was...More

Thank Andrea P
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Max’s has been in business for a long time. It is like going back in time. We loved our corn beef sandwiches and fries. Perfect location if you are staying near by.

Thank Jim123456782
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Grabbed a quick bite to eat both nights of my stay at the Holiday Inn Express located behind Max's. I found the drink prices to be reasonable and they had some nice Happy Hour finger food specials at the bar. The bartenders were polite and...More

Thank Gary P
Reviewed 22 February 2018

We had a more than adequate lunch at this well-established eatery. Service was quick and the portions generous. Typical kosher-style deli fare at affordable prices-but not certified kosher for the purists.

Thank Naomi P
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Excellent Angus Ribeye Steak. It was difficult to choose amongst all the great selection. I was tempted by the desert but will need to be back to do that as I was so full. Very good service staff providing the lone traveller with a welcome...More

Thank gerardph
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Response from TheBel | Reviewed this property |
Do not know why not call them.... You will not be disappointed in their food and service . So easy to get to and return- ideal location south of SFO.
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14 January 2015|
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Response from Janet F | Reviewed this property |
It would be a very long walk to Bart from this restaurant, however there is public transit that runs on Old Bayshore to Bart, so check the schedules. Samtrans is the transit agency, and you can either call or check their... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1250 Bayshore Hwy, Burlingame, CA 94010-1805
    (Airport Blvd)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Burlingame
  • Phone Number: +1 650-342-6297
For over 25 years, Max"s has served America's favorite foods with an upscale style at affordable prices. Boasting "everything you've always wanted to eat, "only at Max's will you find a corned beef reuben, chinese chicken salad, ribeye steak, BBQ ribs and portabello mushroom pasta all on the one table. And for those with a sweet tooth, Max's sinful, awarding desserts will keep you coming back for more.
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