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Max's at Red Hill Estate

53 Shoreham Rd, Red Hill, Victoria 3937, Australia
+61 3 5931 0177
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good17%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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53 Shoreham Rd, Red Hill, Victoria 3937, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a special place. The views are amazing. Loved the food and the friendliness of the staff. You pay more and get more. Great value.

2  Thank heartsminds
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow Max’s Retreat at Red Hill is absolutely amazing. We travel extensively and my husband is Italian so we love good food and ambience. This place provided all of that and amazing to fit us in on Melbourne Cup Day! Thank you Max for an...More

3  Thank tauwen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We journeyed as a group of seven from Melbourne to Max’s at Red Hill Estate. The service/the food set a new bar! Our first visit to Red Hill was actually 10 years ago. Clearly - access to Red Hill’s exquisite wines adds to a renewable...More

3  Thank dougk77
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

We booked this wonderful restaurant knowing we would have an amazing view but from the moment we were greeted at the door we knew it was going to be a fabulous night. The spring menu offered something for everyone, even the hardest critics, and did...More

3  Thank Elise R
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Another fantastic experience at Max’s, walking onto the estate I always feel at peace, seated at our favourite table, the food and wine was amazing as usual with the service to match, I have to say the Wallaby was a stand out, followed by my...More

1  Thank velveret
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Live locally and was first time visit at Max’s! Thank god for daylight savings as we got to experience the wonderful views, an amazing complete dining experience of food, wine and service to the very end. Found our new place to go!

1  Thank Harvs27
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Went there on a weekday with visitors from overseas. Embarrassing. Service really poor. Waiter forgot to bring wine and disappeared. Served two of our meals, then another table, then our next two meals by which time (not surprisingly) food was lukewarm. Waiter felt the need...More

1  Thank MelbourneRab
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We are a group of foodies and were disappointed with the quality and amount of food. Two courses for $70 was 4 small (3cm long) overcooked prawns and a bit of inventive salad and a 10cm square of pastry with caramelised onion melon and micro...More

Thank Judith042
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

While the food was good, we felt that the restaurant needs to reinvent itself as it seemed a little tired. The prawn entree was excellent, but the main course of lamb was a little tough. The coffee dessert paired with tawny port however, was truly...More

1  Thank Leanne V
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I will start with the good news, Red Hills Estate has some lovely wines, their single vineyard pinot noir is great. The view from Max's restaurant towards Phillip Island is stunning, that about the only good I can share with you. Once an excellent restaurant...More

Thank Ron K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 Shoreham Rd, Red Hill, Victoria 3937, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Mornington Peninsula  >  Red Hill
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5931 0177
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Max’s at Red Hill Estate sits high on a hill in the beautiful hinterland of the Mornington Peninsula, with breathtaking panoramic views over precision planted vines to Westernport Bay and Philip Island.Max’s Restaurant offers an award winning modern Australian menu showcasing the finest local ingredients, featuring Max’s own range of produce and matching dishes to the estate wines. Max's caters for intimate dining, groups, weddings and corporate functions. Max's is complemented by two delightful cottages and artisan food and wine tours, which combine with the restaurant to provide an authentic gourmet experience in one of Victoria's most picturesque regions.
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