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Max's Italian Grill

39 Highwood Ave, Tenafly, NJ 07670-1825
+1 201-569-7171
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“every night” (2 reviews)
“portions” (3 reviews)
“meal” (6 reviews)
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11:00 - 22:00All hours
$$ - $$$
39 Highwood Ave, Tenafly, NJ 07670-1825
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Reviewed 2 July 2017

The food was nicely served but not very tasty. One could say it was mediocre. We're still searching for terrific Italian food in the New Jersey suburbs. We'll certainly keep searching

Thank 718foodie
Reviewed 4 January 2017

The food at Max's is consistently excellent. The food is always fresh and tasty. Nothing is prepared in advance, and is always spot on. Too many people tell us that they went there many years ago, but, just never went back. It's time to go...More

Thank Donald S
Reviewed 4 September 2016

I grew up in Tenafly but sadly Max's was not there before I moved to the West Coast. Ten years ago when I visited back home my father had made reservations. Now every time I return home we must go to Max's. My wife is...More

Thank Koyote1
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

The inside place doesn't look like Italian but the food is and good. I have fried calamari good and large portion, chicken marsala good and seafood pasta good too.

Thank John M
Reviewed 20 June 2016

I went to Max's Italian Grill in Tenafly, NJ and had a delicious spaghetti with meat balls dinner that was prepared with a great tasting red sauce.

Thank Ben B
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

My friend and I went to Max's for the first time and the food was amazing! Fresh, flavorful and portions were perfect. Would highly recommend! On an aside, it is BYOB.

Thank Sarah J
Reviewed 24 February 2016

Fantastic local Ittalian with fresh made to order food. BYOB makes this an very inexpensive night out. Great location for date night, family gatherings and special occasions. The Chef Max is wonderful and comes out to great his guests every night! Highly recommended!

Thank j b
Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

Deanery meeting is what they call it. We have a tableful of wine bottles - this place is BYOB. I like the fact that I never ran out of drinking water; the food took a little too long though. Great tasting food; commendable service. It...More

Thank Jesus Carlo M
Reviewed 9 July 2015

My wife and I eat at this neighborhood BYO often. You can't go wrong on this menu. And the specials are just that. The value is also very good, The tables are set far enough apart for comfort and privacy. We usually order from the...More

Thank GoodLifeGuy
Reviewed 11 January 2015

Max is a Friday night kind of place -- good food, hospitable, relaxed and good value. Go when you want a good meal in a comfortable, welcoming setting.

Thank lovetotrav0
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
15:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Highwood Ave, Tenafly, NJ 07670-1825
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Tenafly
  • Phone Number: +1 201-569-7171
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