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Max's Tavern

1000 W Columbus Ave, Basketball Hall Of Fame, Springfield, MA 01105-2518
+1 413-746-6299
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (44 reviews)
“chopped salad” (9 reviews)
“prime rib” (17 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1000 W Columbus Ave, Basketball Hall Of Fame, Springfield, MA 01105-2518
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Reviewed 18 July 2016

This is a really nice place, but not at all formal. We had the Salmon a la Plancha and the Hanger Steak. Both were excellent and the portions were large. We ate our leftovers for lunch the next day. The service was friendly and efficient...More

Thank SLBsct
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

I have been here several times. I have never been disappointed. The staff was also very accommodating to different food options upon request.

Thank chh83
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

I visited with some friends. We all had bugers. We all had the Maxx burger 5 oz. Not a complaint about the burgers. Fries were greasy and over done. I should have sent them back. Service was good. Loud atmosphere hard to hear unless you...More

Thank Renee G
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Very accommodating and the food was delicious! Steaks and fish were done to perfection! The menu has something for everyone and the location, next to the Basketball Hall of Fame was just right for us. The outside dinning was also a pleasure.

Thank Bernierone
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Fancier than what we were looking for. Excellent kids meal - very healthy and appealed to the young man. Overall great food and service. Reasonable price for what was delivered.

Thank jp3709
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Food was excellent, but the special was not worth the value. It was hanger steak paired with scallops over asparagus. My husband asked for it over mashed potatoes but it first came out over asparagus and they had to take it back. Kitchen fixed the...More

Thank rizzo127
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

If you want elegant tavern fare and an atmosphere that makes you want to stay for a while then you can not go wrong. The food was so well prepared that I ate everything on the plate. The drinks were delicious and hit the spot....More

Thank Eric L
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Food is great!! good atmosphere! Very clean! it is a great place to meet with friends as well to meet for business.

Thank sssuej
Reviewed 27 June 2016

I have been here many times and thought my 17 y.o. Niece would enjoy lunch there. The service was fair. Which can sometimes happen with this restaurant. They do a points card yet their servers never ask for your card, so half the time I...More

Thank Tina H
Reviewed 24 June 2016

We enjoyed some wonderful and very large fresh cold shrimp with outstanding cocktail sauce followed by two wonderful steak entree's, the Hanger Steak and the traditional Rib Eye. Both were prepared to perfection, served hot and a real treat. The wonderful meals were further enhanced...More

Thank William M
John T, General Manager at Max's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2016

Thank You William, I am happy you enjoyed you experience at Max's Tavern. Andrea will also be excited to hear that her service enhanced the dining to this level. I look forward to seeing you again soon. Thank you, John Thomas General Manager Max's Tavern

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15 March 2017|
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Response from billruark | Reviewed this property |
Contact the restaurant and they will handle your request.
4 May 2016|
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Response from johnsZ9339HP | Reviewed this property |
Yes, It's a mix of everything and you'll be comfortable either way! A very nice dining experience overall...enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1000 W Columbus Ave, Basketball Hall Of Fame, Springfield, MA 01105-2518
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 413-746-6299
  • E-mail
Hartford's premier restaurant group has opened in Springfield, Massachusetts at the newly renovated, state-of-the-art Basketball Hall of Fame, Max's Tavern promises to deliver the same dining experience that our Connecticut customers have come to know and expect. Open daily for lunch and dinner, Max's Tavern innovative menu will feature contemporary American cuisine including some of Max's favorite "Chop House" classics. Max is the exclusive caterer for all Hall of Fame special events. Host your next function on Center Court, Jam Session, the Mass Mutual Room or in the private dining room of Max's Tavern. So whether you are a sports fanatic or a dining enthusiast, complete your next tour of the Hall of Fame with a trip to Max's Tavern.
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