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Darrel & Oliver's Cafe Maxx

2601 E Atlantic Blvd, Pompano Beach, FL 33062-4939
+1 954-782-0606
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (11 reviews)
“duck” (17 reviews)
“snapper” (19 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
2601 E Atlantic Blvd, Pompano Beach, FL 33062-4939
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Reviewed February 4, 2018

This week Cafe Maxx had an advertisement about brunch served from 11am in front of their venue. When we went, there was also a big banner::Open for Sunday Brunch." There web=site said "Open for Sunday Brunch, 11am-2:30pm. They were closed. No apology, no note on...More

Thank langej
Reviewed January 30, 2018

It is really a "happening" place in Pompano Beach which has been here for a long time and the food, service and ambiance does not change or disappoints. We were 5 and all had great appetizers and main courses, without a doubt. Unfortunately we were...More

Thank IDC637
Darrel B, Owner at Darrel & Oliver's Cafe Maxx, responded to this reviewResponded February 1, 2018

Thank you for your kind review. I will take this and share with the staff as a whole in an effort to improve on every part of what we do.

Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited this past Sunday on a suggestion by a friend. She had macadamia crusted French toast that she said was some of the best she’s ever had. I opted for traditional eggs Benedict and they too were outstanding. We both had...More

Thank purplemartin11
Reviewed January 11, 2018

Year after year CaffeMaxx excels in every way...in additions to the Superb dinner fare, Foie gras’, breast of duck, macadamia encrusted snapper, etc. etc. they have the greatest Sunday brunch. Cheese grits to die for...don’t miss it.

Thank Bob h
Darrel B, Owner at Darrel & Oliver's Cafe Maxx, responded to this reviewResponded January 15, 2018

Bob; Thank you so much for the kind words. Very encouraging!

Reviewed January 9, 2018 via mobile

Excellent cuisine, friendly service, and great wine list. Cost is becoming a little high, borderline prohibitive for most.

Thank Timothy B
Darrel B, Owner at Darrel & Oliver's Cafe Maxx, responded to this reviewResponded January 11, 2018

Timothy; Thank you so much for the wonderful review. It means a lot.

Reviewed December 31, 2017

A Restaurant and Cooking School staffed by eager chefs learning their craft: creative dishes reflecting local ingredients and season. Truly exciting dishes and innovative dishes. Been here twice with people who share and thus tasted many different preparations with no disappointments. An experience to be...More

Thank Forest-Hills-Cynic
CafeMaxx, Owner at Darrel & Oliver's Cafe Maxx, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2018

Thank you so much for the kind words. Our customers continue to inspire us!

Reviewed November 29, 2017

Treat yourself to dinner at Max's. It is worth every penny. Food is well prepared and beautifully plated. A nice twist on old favorites. Extensive wine list, try one of their wine dinners if you get a chance. Great small plates and desserts Yummy

Thank 855dorisi
Darrel B, Owner at Darrel & Oliver's Cafe Maxx, responded to this reviewResponded December 1, 2017

Thank you very much for the kind words and the 5 stars

Reviewed November 25, 2017 via mobile

Lived just down the street 27 years ago and was a regular. This was my first return visit and it felt just like being home. It is rare to come. Back after so long and not be disappointed, but we were not. Fabulous menu, great...More

Thank GolfRocks1972
Darrel B, Owner at Darrel & Oliver's Cafe Maxx, responded to this reviewResponded November 27, 2017

Thank you so much for the kind words! We look forward to your return also.

Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

Loved everything we had. From beet salad to snapper dinner everything was great including the service. A little pricey but worth it

Thank Bowlerx_424
Reviewed October 8, 2017

Been coming here since it was Café Max, Dennis Max's first restaurant. Sold to Darrell & Oliver years ago. The food and service rate 4 1/2 *. Tonight had a slight miss when the food runner had to ask who ordered what. After that they...More

1  Thank Rschagrin
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$60
Drinks, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2601 E Atlantic Blvd, Pompano Beach, FL 33062-4939
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Pompano Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 954-782-0606
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