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Max' Mexican Eatery

802 US Highway 70 SW, Hickory, NC 28602-5032
+1 828-322-6147
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good15%
  • Average12%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible33%
8 Sep 2017
“Gone Downhill”
28 Jul 2017
“Nasty place!”
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$$ - $$$
802 US Highway 70 SW, Hickory, NC 28602-5032
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

This used to be one of my favorite places ... then summer of 2016 the service just went downhill in a landslide. I went back a couple times, recently, back in August of this year (2017) just to see about making it a regular, again...More

Thank Jp N
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

My family used to go to Max's for the ACP. As soon as we walked in there was salsa on a table and across the floor. The restaurant was nasty. Sense my son had picked this place for the ACP and we drove from Lenoir...More

Thank Shass2751
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

I sure wish I would have read reviews before we wasted our money here. Not Mexican at all and, orange cheese dip? I just don't even know what to write other than it was just plain horrible and a true waste of money. Taco Bell...More

Thank plprice
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I have tried to eat here 3 separate times. Each and every meal I have eaten here I have found a hair in my food! I am very particular about finding hair in my food, and it ruins my entire meal. The first time I...More

Thank nctraveler89
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Yuck. Filthy. Food not so good. Its an old restaurant that is trying to succeed. I really think it is closed now.

Thank Doreen C
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I love the white sauce on my burito bravo with grilled chicken And the fried tortilla with honey for dessert hold the cool whip The staff is always on it They always welcome us back and know our favorite spot to sit It great on...More

Thank Wormy W
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

We were greeted by a friendly but toothless caucasion waitress, who YELLED "Ya'll have a seat" as we walked in to a restaurant with only 1 other table of 4 occupied. A quick look at the menu was our first indication that this was definitely...More

1  Thank Susan W
Reviewed 11 June 2016

Maybe the only Mexican eatery I have visited with an all gringo staff. Food is ok and prices are very good. Service, on my visit, was poor. Decor is eye candy.

Thank 4bird1
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Terrible doesn't do the food justice at Max's. We recently ate supper at Max's. There was six people in our group and everyone ordered something different. No one was pleased at all with the food. We ordered the cheese dip as a starter and that...More

Thank jhoyle51
Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

Alisa has been there for 4 years Always gives great service Food is priced affordable I always end with a dessert I had the smothered steak strips today - they were amazing

Thank Wormy W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 802 US Highway 70 SW, Hickory, NC 28602-5032
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Hickory
  • Phone Number: +1 828-322-6147
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