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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” (39 reviews)
“pasta” (25 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 13 March 2018 via mobile

We “flew” over there after our event at the Bushnell ran longer than expected starving. We arrived less than an hour to closing; our server Tess, welcomed us warmly. We chose based on what we wanted to eat based on the super late hour; the...More

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Bradford K, Owner at Max a Mia, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed your evening with us. Tess is a very funny and engaging server. I will pass on your wonderful comments to her. We try and make sure that every guest no matter what time they arrive gets...More

Reviewed 5 March 2018

This has been a go to place for decades now. However, over the years, I find that their food prep has not always been consistently good. There were times when the food was excellent and others when even the same food choice I made was...More

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Bradford K, Owner at Max a Mia, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I am so sorry to hear that any of your experiences with us were not up to par with what you expect from the Max group. We certainly strive to be as consistent as possible at all times. Obviously we fell short but I would...More

Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Love this place. Had dinner many times and always satisfied. Nice bar. Not too loud. Restaurant seating is great. Good variety in menu. Love their focaccia bread with roasted garlic. Great value.

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Bradford K, Owner at Max a Mia, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts we us. Thank you for your continued patronage. Make sure you say hello next time you stop bye.

Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Just a shirt drive from the Main Street in Avon we were taken by our us suppliers. The restaurant is modern and spacious with a warm welcoming atmosphere as are the staff. Great wine list and the whole menu looked great. We went for the...More

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Bradford K, Owner at Max a Mia, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Thank you so much for you kind words. I am blessed to have a great staff. I am so glad you enjoyed your meal.

Reviewed 11 February 2018

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

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Bradford K, Owner at Max a Mia, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

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 4 February 2018

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

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Bradford K, Owner at Max a Mia, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

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 29 January 2018 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

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Bradford K, Owner at Max a Mia, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

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 28 January 2018 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

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Bradford K, Owner at Max a Mia, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2018

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 22 January 2018

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

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Reviewed 22 January 2018 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

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