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Max a Mia

70 E Main St, Ste 9, Avon, CT 06001-3800
+1 860-677-6299
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“tuscan salad” (19 reviews)
“bread” (41 reviews)
“pasta” (27 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
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Value
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LOCATION
70 E Main St, Ste 9, Avon, CT 06001-3800
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1 - 10 of 288 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stop on a rainy Saturday for a late lunch. The bread, which was their pizza dough with seasoning made in their wood fire oven, was terrific. We should have stopped there. We order an app of fried calamari. It was rubbery and fishy. I ordered...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Susan B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We come to this place once in a while and the food is always really fresh and delish from the stone pizza to the half roasted chicken. Their flourless chocolate cake is yummy!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank carriebac
Reviewed 12 December 2018

This is our second time dining at Max A Mia specifically for the Feast of the Seven Fishes and we were even more impressed than the last time! The service was phenomenal! All of the appetizers and 5 courses arrived at the same time for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Torgy2016
Reviewed 15 November 2018

Visited for lunch on a weekend. Plenty of tables-bigger than it looks from outside, Clean, great selection. Reasonable prices.More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank donandeileen
Bradford K, Owner at Max a Mia, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2018

We appreciate that you have taken the time to review our restaurant. I am delighted to see that your had an enjoyable time during your meal with us. Thank you for your favorable review. It is very much appreciated. If there is anything we can...More

Reviewed 11 November 2018

My dad and I had just visited the AAA office in Avon when he got hungry and wanted to eat locally. Trip Advisor said that Max a Mia was the number 1 restaurant in Avon, and imagine when we found out it was couple of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank huskiesfan2015
Bradford K, Owner at Max a Mia, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2018

Thank so much for your wonderful review! We are so pleased to hear that your experience was so enjoyable and hope you will consider joining us again in the future! Thank you again.

Reviewed 7 November 2018

Like all Max restaurants, it serves reliably good food. There a some hits & misses. Considering they have a wood burning oven the pizza could be better (perhaps a pizza lesson is needed from sister restaurant Savoy). The menu has stagnated a bit -- perhaps...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank danielafU9785FM
Bradford K, Owner at Max a Mia, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2018

Thank you so much for offering your review. We appreciate all your valuable feedback and suggestions. I will certainly be passing this information along to our executive chef as well. We are more than willing to accommodate special requests for items that are not on...More

Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

We have consistently been well served at Max A Mia. This evening an excellent "white Bolognese," an eggplant pizza, salmon branzini (at our request, substituted salmon in the dish - not a problem for the kitchen), and a shellfish medley over pasta (forgot the name)....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Christopher S
Bradford K, Owner at Max a Mia, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Thank you, Christopher for all you wonderful feedback. We appreciate your patronage and are overjoyed to hear that you have had a wonderful experience on your visits to the restaurant. I will be sure to pass your wonderful review along to our service and kitchen...More

Reviewed 23 October 2018

Avery nice restaraunt to meet friends and have a good meal at a reasonable price. The service is very friendly.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank phyllismendelsohn
Bradford K, Owner at Max a Mia, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Thank you, Phylis for taking the time to leave us a review. We take all feedback very seriously and are overjoyed to see that you have given us five stars! We look forward to having you join us again soon! Thank you again.

Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

It’s ok restaurant nothing special Sometimes things get too busy and get messed up Overall ok thoughMore

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank chulhwankim
Bradford K, Owner at Max a Mia, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Thank you for your feedback. It's disappointing to see that you have not had the exceptional experiences we hope to provide all our guests with.Unfortunately, things do go wrong from time to time but we make every effort to ensure our guests leave happy. If...More

Reviewed 1 October 2018

My wife and I had Sunday brunch at Max a Mia on September, 30, 2018. We arrived shortly before 1 pm, and were promptly seated and given a menu. This is not the first time we've eaten at this restaurant. We were very happy with...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank William S
Bradford K, Owner at Max a Mia, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Hi there, William. Thank you so much for taking the time to offer your review. We appreciate all the positive feedback in regards to your brunch choices. The steak and eggs is always popular and we are so happy that you found it to be...More

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moejudy
13 December 2015|
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Response from Bobby V | Property representative |
No, we do that on Thursdays as part of our #ThirstyThursday promotion. Thank you. Bobby Venetianer Operations Manager Max Restaurant Group
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 70 E Main St, Ste 9, Avon, CT 06001-3800
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Avon
  • Phone Number: +1 860-677-6299
  • E-mail
Description
Max A Mia is the quintessential Italian experience in the Greater Hartford area. Featuring a traditional Italian menu, Max A Mia also utilizes an authentic brick oven that produces stone pies with unmatched flavor.
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