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Chez Max

1 Palace Street, Dublin Dublin 2, Ireland
+353 1 633 7215
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“snails” (19 reviews)
“onion soup” (17 reviews)
“steak frites” (13 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Palace Street, Dublin Dublin 2, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The food was superb and so too the wine. A lovely easy going atmosphere and the staff are attentive when you need them and invisible in between. It was busy but that added to the ambience.

Thank travelman98
Reviewed 5 days ago

Went here for family meal remembering a previous celebration. The staff and management are charming and the food was really tasty and reasonably priced - I had the Rabbit and we had a very nice and well priced Rose wine - really enjoyed the atmosphere...More

Thank greenisle1200
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gorgeous charming French restaurant with delicious food. Also decorated with French themed decor. The staff seemed to be French too which really added to the experience. It is a small restaurant but has sheltered seating outside too

Thank ciarammcn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pleasant place, friendly service, great franchise food. Loved excellent Croque Madame! A very warm recording.

Thank urimuri
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a really great place for lunch! Their warm goat's cheese salad & Croque Madame are delicious so are their chips!! They do a great deal at lunch time, main course and a glass of wine or else a soft drink and a coffee...More

Thank _caoimhen99
Reviewed 1 week ago

Now this French Cafe is the Biz ........ ' Beautiful everything ' and if you are out and about in Dublin's Fair City go and find this little Gem, for me it was food heaven ... and priced In Heaven aswell. Usually I go on...More

Thank kookiemc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been here a few times. This time everything was very salty. I managed to eat the big bowl of mussels (salty sauce) and the seasoned chips, but my other half could not physically eat the Beouf Bougignon. We were asked why it had been...More

Thank Gourmet G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great little oasis in a sea of pubs! Needed to find somewhere with a more relaxed and refined atmosphere after a long but enjoyable stroll through the guiness and Irish music which predominates in the city the previous day. Stopped for a glass...More

Thank ChrisBrackley
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This charming bistro is right outside Dublin Castle. My friend and I had wine one night, and returned another for steak frites. Not as good as the steak frites I had in Paris, but this isn't Paris. We sat outside. The owner is very charming,...More

Thank Paula O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As there were four of us out for the evening we sampled a lot of dishes. The menu is short, which is always reassuring. Our optimism was justified. French onion soup was good but not great, the Boulabaisse was wonderful . There was about 400...More

Thank hecoba
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$37 - US$147
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Palace Street, Dublin Dublin 2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 633 7215
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