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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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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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“tuscan salad” (19 reviews)
“bread” (38 reviews)
“pasta” (26 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
70 E Main St, Ste 9, Avon, CT 06001-3800
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Reviewed yesterday

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

Thank phyllismendelsohn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

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

Thank chulhwankim
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

Thank William S
Bradford K, Owner at Max a Mia, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

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

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten at Max quite often...fabulous food, superb salads, drinks, bread...but tonight our server was over the top! Sara B. takes such pride in this establishment! She went above and beyond making our experience A+ and taking it to the ‘max!’ Personable, so very...More

Thank Diane L
Bradford K, Owner at Max a Mia, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Diane! Thank you for taking the time to offer your lovely feedback. I will be sure to pass your kind words along to Sara B! As one of our veteran servers, it's always nice to hear that our guests find her to be as...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018

My husband and I had an early dinner at Max a Mia in Avon, Connecticut on Thursday, August 23 2018. Our dinner reservation was for 5:45 PM. The food was high quality, nicely prepared and delicious. The portions were also quite generous. My husband had...More

Thank kzsull01
Bradford K, Owner at Max a Mia, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so very much for all your kind words and your highly favorable review. We are so happy you chose us to celebrate your special occasion! We look forward to your continued patronage. Happy belated birthday to your husband!

Reviewed 7 August 2018

The food was alright but nothing special. Would not go back. A lot of people raved about this restaurant and I love the other Max Restaurants but not this one.More

Thank FloridaCT
Bradford K, Owner at Max a Mia, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to offer feedback on your recent visit. I'm sorry to read that you were not completely satisfied with your meal. We always strive to leave all of our guests with a positive experience and wish you could elaborate you...More

Reviewed 5 August 2018

I used to like this restaurant, although it was never the greatest food I'd had, it was enjoyable. Last night, I had a gluten free pizza with pepperoni and green pepper, red pepper "bisque" and coffee. It was practically inedible. The soup, in fact, was...More

Thank James M
Bradford K, Owner at Max a Mia, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Hi James. This sounds like a very disappointing experience to say the least. I'm very sorry you that you did not find the food enjoyable. We appreciate your detailed feedback. This certainly helps us make changes as needed to ensure these issues won't occur again...More

Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Save your money you will need it when you come to eat here. $10 for 2 meatballs $19 for 4. All average small sized Everything here on the main menu comes to $20 and up Order yourself extra bread because your gonna need it. Their...More

Thank Leahb1089
Bradford K, Owner at Max a Mia, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Hello Leah, It's always disheartening to learn that a guest does not feel that their meal was worth the money spent. I have shared your feedback with our chef as well. I do appreciate the positive feedback in regards to the food quality, wine and...More

Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Here’s the thing, we love the food. For 25 years we have devoured the pizza, Tuscan salad, the calamari. We love the wine selection, the octopus, the coconut cake...but, the portions are getting smaller and prices seem to be higher. Is the food high quality,...More

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Bradford K, Owner at Max a Mia, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2018

Thank you for taking the time to offer your review. While we wish all reviews were positive, we welcome all constructive feedback in order to ensure we are always doing our best to keep our guests happy with every aspect of their dining experience. I'm...More

Reviewed 10 July 2018

We celebrated my birthday a little early (and were able to use the birthday awards for $25 off my entree) recently. Both of our wines for quite good: Scarborough Merlot and the Max Cuvée Sauvignon Blanc. I ordered the Tuscan Salad and found it good...More

Thank muffinAvon
Bradford K, Owner at Max a Mia, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2018

Well, first let me say, Happy Birthday! We are so pleased to here that you chose us for your birthday dinner and got to take advantage of your birthday reward. We appreciate all the positive (and detailed!) feedback you have offered up for us and...More

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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
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
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
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
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
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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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