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Max Chophouse

1456 Monroe Ave, Rochester, NY 14618-1008
+1 585-271-3510
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good20%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
2 weeks ago
“This is a steak house”
3 Aug 2017
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American, Steakhouse
1456 Monroe Ave, Rochester, NY 14618-1008
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I hadn’t been here in quite awhile, but when my husband wanted a steak dinner for his birthday.....Max was my first thought. It was a Tuesday and the crowd was slim, but the wait staff and the cooks were on point. Greg’s steak, a 20oz...More

Thank Amy K
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Old fashioned clubby steakhouse Small, intimate and could be right out of mad man. Loved it and steak delicious plus staff made an error on steak and took it off the bill without asking I really didn't need them to as we were happy but...More

Thank Luckydog17
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

We were in town for just a night and based on other reviews decided to give this place a try. It's a nice small intimate setting with white table cloths and the level of service that implies. We sat at the bar and had a...More

Thank August E
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Not the most stylish or trendy restaurant in town, but there's no better steak in Rochester than this Old World classic. The service is excellent, the drinks generously poured, and the food is excellent down to the smallest detail.

1  Thank Charlie O
Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

What an awesome place this is. Went there on a saturday night, reservation strongly recommended. Their drinks are really good, the bar has basically everything you could want. The place is a little tight but we got a great table for 6. The chef/ kitchen...More

1  Thank Norm T
Reviewed 10 November 2015

Walked in to a TINY place with no waiting area. The bar is small and is not a place to enjoy a cocktail or two before dinner if that is what you are looking for. It took 10 minutes to even get the bartender to...More

Thank sharonran
Reviewed 23 October 2015

Max's Chophouse came highly recommended so my husband and I tried it. We looked forward to the best steak - but didn't happen. Max's is a small place, mellow, loungy atmosphere. There is a good size bar. We were promptly seated. Our server was very...More

Thank B_in_Penfield
Reviewed 22 October 2015

Food and service are excellent. Great steaks, oysters, pomme fritte and cocktails. One of our favorite restaurants in Rochester. Would recommend it to all of our friends and family. We've been going to Max's for 10 years and continue to love it and enjoy our...More

Thank Mindy1956
Reviewed 21 August 2015

Well, the food was good, the service was good, too; but there are a lot of restaurants in Rochester, NY, where the food and the service are good or better. Add to this, there is a decided lack of ambiance. The ceiling tiles over our...More

1  Thank Anniversarita
Reviewed 12 August 2015

This is the best I've eaten in Rochester, so far. I am an out-of-towner who comes to Rochester to visit my son once or twice a year. We have made the rounds of the best restaurants in town, but this one comes out on top....More

Thank Petronius X
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
10:00 PM - 5:30 PM
10:00 PM - 5:30 PM
10:00 PM - 5:30 PM
11:00 PM - 5:30 PM
11:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1456 Monroe Ave, Rochester, NY 14618-1008
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-271-3510
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