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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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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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“tuscan salad” (16 reviews)
“bread” (37 reviews)
“pasta” (26 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
70 E Main St, Ste 9, Avon, CT 06001-3800
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We met a couple of friends for lunch and it was a very enjoyable experience. I chose to order the angry shrimp and a side of caesar salad. Both were wonderful. The salad was what you would expect a good caesar salad to be. The...More

Thank jer b
Bradford K, Owner at Max a Mia, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for sharing you experience with us. It is always great to hear when our guests have enjoyed them selves at our restaurant. Next time you stop in please ask for me so I can say hello.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We hadn't been in awhile and so decided to make a night of it. I had visions of ordering the thinly sliced rare slices of steak (carpaccio) and the burrata appetizer. Both of them were no longer on the menu. I ordered the toasted prosciutto...More

Thank Coraqueen
Bradford K, Owner at Max a Mia, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

I am sorry to hear that your experience was not that of your husbands. In the future always ask if you don't see something on the menu that you want. We always do our best to accommodate our guest. Most of the time we do...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had not visited this member of the Max Restaurant Group in many years. I went today and found the well decorated and cared for restaurant pleasing to the eye. Hostess and waitstaff were very efficient and pleasant. Nice menu. I had a Caesar Salad...More

Thank Richard J
Bradford K, Owner at Max a Mia, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

I am so glad that you enjoyed your lunch with us. You are a 100 per cent correct that your meals took way too long and I apologize for that. We try to make sure that or guests get their food with in 15 to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As always Max a Mia was a pleasant experience. We enjoyed some new drink specials which were fresh and seasonal and our server went out of her way to share her favorite dishes for the night. Our apps were wonderful and our entrees soon followed....More

Thank dinog136
Bradford K, Owner at Max a Mia, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I am so glad that you enjoyed your night out and shared your experience with us. It is always helpful to get feedback from our guests. We work very hard to make sure that put our best foot forward. Thank you so much for taking...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I thought the food was Ok, My boys on the other hand barely ate anything (but Its not what my family likes other than the pizza) It was also VERY expensive... too expensive. The staff was nice enough, but this isn't the place you bring...More

Thank vacationminditis
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our "go-to" restaurant from the moment we came to Connecticut. Sadly over the course of a year, the best way to describe the restaurant is tired. The decor is tired, the menu hasn't changed, other than a few specials in 3 years. Manager...More

Thank Cheryl B
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

The Max group never disappoints! The food is always superb and the atmosphere is friendly yet trendy. It’s always an easy choice when getting together with friends or family.

Thank Carloshndz7
Reviewed 18 December 2017

Our group of long-time friends meets annually for a short reunion - each year in a new place. This makes restaurant-finding challenging but this year, we struck gold at Max A Mia on a weekday night. The casual, comfortable setting made catching up possible -...More

Thank Lesley C
Reviewed 17 December 2017

Hadn't been to Max a Mia in a while so thought we'd grab dinner after a movie recently. The service was pleasant enough but just a little intrusive - like our conversations were interrupted several times. The atmosphere was warm and inviting at the start,...More

Thank RoseB51
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Returned after 2 years and felt it improved some. Again some of the things, mainly the appetizers were pretty good and even the main dishes over average as compared to other restaurants in the area. Not a foodie haven but a safe and reasonable choice...More

Thank SharingIsCaring2013
Bradford K, Owner at Max a Mia, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2017

Welcome back and thank you for taking the time to write this review. We always appreciate any feedback we get to help better ourselves. Hopefully we will see you again. Thank you, Brad

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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, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
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
  • E-mail
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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