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Maximillians Grill & Wine Bar

$$ - $$$American, Fusion,
8314 Chapel Hill Rd, Cary, NC 27513-4051
+1 919-465-2455
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good17%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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American, Fusion, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8314 Chapel Hill Rd, Cary, NC 27513-4051
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was our first visit to Maximillians and after reading the reviews we're not disappointed with the quality of the food preparation. Our dishes were well crafted and creatively assembled. As formaly trained and experienced food professional I sometimes can be overly critical of a...More

Thank Don S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Born of change/new ownership opportunity, some few years ago husband & wife duo Chef Margie & husband /manager now are the proud (& hugely successful!) proprietors. Highly recommended by wine loving friends, we were as impressed with the attentive, friendly & professional service as we...More

Thank John N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have eaten at Maximillians for 12 years. Tonight was the last time. Seating was quick, waiter was good but rushed. Orderd my favorite. Voodoo tuna. Asked the waiter if it could be medium hot. "No". They are purest upthere so we can not change...More

Thank KellieKy
Maximillians2, Owner at Maximillians Grill & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I am more disappointed to read this review than you can imagine. First of all, I am refunding your credit card for the two Voodoo Tunas. Second, I apologize for your dining experience. Third, I spoke to Joan, the floor manager and she has assured...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017

The food and service are exceptional at this restaurant. My only complaint would be the noise level. From the prices, this is not exactly a place that needs to turn over tables, however with high ceilings, ceramic floors, and a couple of singers (on a...More

Thank Joules67
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We stopped in for a quick glass of wine and we were quite surprised, The restaurant looked vey nice. Unfortunately we had already eaten, but I took a look at the food they were serving and it looked outstanding. The scallops looked wonderful. We will...More

Thank SlowPoke59
Reviewed 19 June 2017

When we arrived, we thought that maybe we had the wrong place because it wasn't your typical look. But once inside, we liked the decor and everyone was very nice. We found them to have very good food and desserts and the service was good....More

Thank M S
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here for my wife's birthday with friends. The service was excellent not just from our server Brandon but the whole staff as well. The menu changes seasonally and was great and Brandon took the time to explain it as well as the...More

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Eight of us dined here on Friday evening for a birthday. This was our first time to Maximilian's under the new ownership and the owner, his wife and staff could not have been more accommodating! We started our evening in the bar for a cocktail...More

Thank Pam C
Reviewed 21 March 2017

This restaurant has the best Fusion Cuisine in the area! A lot of spicy, flavorful dishes that you won't find anywhere else. The owners, Will and Margi are very friendly and helpful with the wine selection from their extensive wine list.

Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 16 March 2017

I do not understand how this place can not be rated above 4. I have now had dinner there 6 times and I have been anything other than impressed. Did I mention that ownership has changed during this time and the new Owner has raised...More

Thank Lamar A
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8314 Chapel Hill Rd, Cary, NC 27513-4051
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Cary
  • Phone Number: +1 919-465-2455
Located in Cary since 1991, owners Margie & Will Hennessee decided to purchase the restaurant from their mentor, Chef Michael Schiffer upon his retirement. After 20 years of honing the flavor profile, unique to Schiffer, Margie has brought back some of Maximillians long time favorites, as well as incorporating her own unique approach to food. Using only the best local ingredients, a global inspired wine list and a hand crafted cocktails your visit to Maximillians is one not to be forgotten! If it is your first visit it won't be your last! Welcome to Maximillians!
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