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Max Fish
Max Fish

Max Fish Details

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Website: http://www.maxfishct.com
  • Phone: (860) 652-3474
  • Hours of Operation: Lunch: Mon - Fri 11:30am - 2:30pm, Saturday 12pm - 3pm;
    Dinner: Mon - Thu 5:00pm - 10:00pm;

    Fri - Sat 5pm - 11pm

    Sunday 5pm - 9pm

    Shark Bar:
    Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 11pm; Friday - 11:30am -12am
    Saturday 12pm - 12am

    Sunday 4pm - 10pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Seafood, American
  • Executive Chef: David Sellers
  • Dress Code: Business Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Private Party Facilities: Private Parties for up to 30 guests are available in our Private Dining Room. The room and Restaurant feature the latest technology to facilitate your business luncheon. A set menu or selections from the Max Fish and Shark Bar Menu are available. Please contact Max Fish for more details.
  • Private Party Contact: Brian Costa (860) 652-3474

Getting there

  • Parking: Private Lot
  • Parking Details: Spacious parking in available in the Max Fish private parking lot as well as the adjacent Somerset Square parking lot.
A word from Max Fish
When you're in the mood for good service and great seafood be sure to check out Max Fish, the newest of the Max Restaurant Groups fine dining establishments. True to the Max Restaurant Groups mission statement, this restaurant embodies an uncompromising commitment to quality service, style and superb cuisine that made the Max Group famous. The menu at Max Fish features a wide array of the finest seafood and raw bar items, made from only the freshest and highest quality ingredients, with something sure to please every member of your group.
The Shark Bar at Max Fish also offers a lighter variety of seafood and Max classics in an exciting and up tempo environment. Max Fish is sure to offer you a pleasant and unique dining experience every time you visit. Please stop by soon to see our beautiful new restaurant!
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Awards voted by OpenTable diners
  • Diners' Choice WinnerSeafood
  • Diners' Choice WinnerMost Booked
Diner Reviews
  • "Max Fish is such a gem! Their food is always so fresh and their menu is chock full of many different dishes to choose from. I have been there for dinner several times and it makes for a great evening out with friends."
    Dined on 7/8/2014
  • "A nice Friday night meal on a holiday weekend; we were seated right away, had good service and food, however, we felt somewhat rushed."
    Dined on 7/4/2014
  • "Doesn't disappoint. Love the food, the service, the whole experience is always top notch. They make it all seem so effortless, just what we want, a quiet romantic dinner, good service, not too much, but right there when needed."
    Dined on 7/4/2014
  • "Service was not up to the usual standards; hot sauces were not brought to the table for the oysters and silverware was not automatically replenished. The restaurant was not crowded so it might have been an inexperienced server. Not a large wine list but decent pricing; you find a good wines for $30-40. Appetizers are creative, the Baltimore Shrimp has a dozen spicy shrimp. The menu changes based on the available catch but always has 8 or 9 selections. There are two dining areas: white table cloth main with reservations necessary; the casual bar with a slightly different menu."
    Dined on 7/3/2014
  • "My husband and I arrived and headed straight to the Bloody Mary bar for some bacon infused vodka and filled our glasses to the hilt with pickled vegetables, stuffed olives, pepperoni, mozzarella, shrimp, celery- delicious! Our brunch meals were also fantastic, I had crab cake benedict and he had a shortrib and egg dish. We both left full and very happy and anxious to return!"
    Dined on 6/29/2014
  • "Great place, service was very good, food was excellent - everyone in our party enjoyed their meal. They never make you feel rushed - you are able to enjoy the food as well as your company. Highly recommend."
    Dined on 6/26/2014
  • "Another excellent night at Max Fish. Fooc & service were first -"
    Dined on 6/25/2014
  • "Our waiter was excellent in clearly presenting the menu and making sure everyone heard what he had to say. Everyone was pleased at their meals and the noise level was reasonable."
    Dined on 6/25/2014
  • "The food and service was very good. I will be back but dining inside instead of out."
    Dined on 6/23/2014
  • "The food at Max Fish is beautifully prepared and delicious. From the jumbo crab cake and tuna sashimi appetizers to the Caesar and field green salads to the cod, monk fish, and salmon entrees, all was excellent. At those prices, I expect great food. What I DON'T expect is a water glass with large black bits floating in it, a mangled and unusable fork at my place setting, and a cocktail served in a chipped glass. I don't expect to be served a single roll with no subsequent offers and no basket left on the table. That's just stingy. Max Fish must pay better attention to the details, because at their prices, those mistakes are unacceptable. I don't feel compelled to return when the dining experience feels shabby."
    Dined on 6/22/2014
  • "My husband and I have been going to Maxfish for years. It is our favorite of the Max's restaurants. We tried their brunch for the first time and will certainly be back. The food was amazing as usual and the outdoor dini g was fantastic on a nice summer day. Highly recommend!"
    Dined on 6/22/2014
  • "Excellent service. Employees are phenomenal and always make us feel special . One if our favorite restaurants !"
    Dined on 6/20/2014
  • "Nice spot for a special occasion, a bit on the pricey side, especially since everything is ala carte. Food very creative and well prepared. Had one of the daily specials and it was excellent. A place to go for a special treat."
    Dined on 6/16/2014
  • "Service was great....food was good. Waitress was friendly and helpful with suggestions. The food was good...average. Nothing I would rush back for, but would return if asked."
    Dined on 6/15/2014
  • "This was our first time coming after hearing recommendations from several friends. Amazing staff, great service, and so accommodating to our needs. Excellent well flavored and cook food. Thank you so much!"
    Dined on 6/15/2014
  • "The brunch selection is great, from shrimp and grits to crab cake Benedict. Wonderful raw bar (try the Quonset oysters) and the Bloody Mary bar was a fantastic feature. Will return."
    Dined on 6/15/2014
  • "Love this spot. Had a great experience again. While their focus is fish they have other choices that are just as good. Always enjoy this spot for date night or a special occasion. Friendly staff provided exceptional service."
    Dined on 6/13/2014
  • "I would recommend this place. the food was excellent, fresh fish as it should be, some innovative dishes , good service there when you needed them, the pacing of the courses allowed time for good conversation between courses. the only downside is the noise level as is with all restaurants today."
    Dined on 6/13/2014
  • "Very nice service, good food and just right for the night"
    Dined on 6/10/2014
  • "Max Fish is a good meeting place but the food is only average and the oysters are expensive."
    Dined on 6/7/2014
  • "Menu never stale - old reliables and enough change with new offerings and twists to give interesting choices with each visit. Great raw oyster selection and quality. While available do try the soft shell crab. "
    Dined on 6/7/2014
  • "Had a fantastic time with our international colleague. First time visit for a few, and staff was very attentive. Food was outstanding!"
    Dined on 6/3/2014
  • "Our party of four all enjoyed our salads, appetizers and main courses. The scallops and lobster cobb salad were especially good."
    Dined on 5/31/2014
  • "Great upscale Fish Restaurant. Part of the Max Group. Great menu and specials. Chefs are very imaginative. Service is what you expect in a finer dine. Will always come back here for great fish."
    Dined on 5/31/2014
  • "This place, is "my place" now. The food is excellent, the service and again, the food is excellent. If you are around this area, you have to visit Max Fish!"
    Dined on 5/31/2014
  • "We have eaten here several times never disappointed. Comfortable atmosphere good service outstanding seafood. "
    Dined on 5/24/2014
  • "my husband loves oysters and we all enjoyed them. The scallops were awesome as well as the lobster bisque. Drinks were great. I hate a weak drink and had a perfect drink. "
    Dined on 5/24/2014
  • "Our party of four thoroughly enjoyed our meals, which consisted of a generous lobster cobb salad, Ceaser salad with salmon, bouillabaisse and soft-shelled crab. Everything was prepared perfectly, and our server was very helpful, when needed."
    Dined on 5/18/2014
  • "Second visit was as great as the first! Everything about this gem is Outstanding."
    Dined on 5/18/2014
  • "We travel between New York and Boston frequently. We like to stop here for dinner. Great fish and chips!"
    Dined on 5/18/2014
  • "always look forward to our dining experience at max fish. great service, food and ambiance. keep up the gluten free items, bread and desserts!"
    Dined on 5/18/2014
  • "It was my first time there. The food was really good. Lobster was awesome. It was served with amazing mashed potatoes. Oyster were awesome as well. The yellowfin tuna did not have as much taste as usual though. The lobster roll was really good. But the wine list... Not so much. How can you serve food like that, when you have Spanish withe wine... Spain does not do any good white wines. The server even told me it was a good combination with Lobster... NOT AT ALL. Pouilly-fuisse would have made this restaurant from "GOOD" to "EXCELLENT"."
    Dined on 5/17/2014
  • "From drinks to appetizers to entrees, our party of six had an enjoyable experience (again) at Max Fish. "
    Dined on 5/17/2014
  • "Been there many times and always love it! Great for client lunches, dinners, etc. Fish is very fresh and service is excellent."
    Dined on 5/16/2014
  • "Outdoor dinning is now open, nice breeze and sunset. Sign-up for Max points, last meal was on them."
    Dined on 5/17/2014
  • "The bread rolls were stale and the salad wasn't much better. The wine was good, house cab, and the service was good. "
    Dined on 5/11/2014
  • "We took mom to Max Fish for brunch and everything was excellent. The crab cake eggs Benedict was outstanding. Lump crab cake no filler. Mom enjoyed the lobster salad. "
    Dined on 5/11/2014
  • "Amazingly friendly and cordial wait staff, he was able to explain every little detail of a meal, almost as though he was a critic for a food magazine or TV show, who was describing the beauty, the flavor and the texture of the food he was presenting so you could taste it before you ordered."
    Dined on 5/12/2014
  • "I've eaten here many times and I must say that I was not at all impressed with the eggs benedict this time. I ordered a traditional dish but asked to substitute an English muffin for the biscuit which was offered. They failed to add the meat to the dish and the hollandaise sauce was so buttery I couldn't even eat it. Overall this place is amazing but I'm not sure that I'll be back for brunch again"
    Dined on 5/11/2014
  • "Always great food and service in historic decor. Max Fish and the rest of the fantastic Max chain reataurants always deliver."
    Dined on 5/11/2014