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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 good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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“tuscan salad” (19 reviews)
“bread” (38 reviews)
“pasta” (27 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

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

Thank donandeileen
Reviewed 4 days ago

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

Thank huskiesfan2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank danielafU9785FM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

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

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 3 weeks ago

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

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

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

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

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

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

Reviewed 24 September 2018 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 2 October 2018

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 2 October 2018

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

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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, 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
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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