Maximillian's Grill & Wine Bar

Wine Bar
8314 Chapel Hill Rd, Cary, NC 27513 8314 Chapel Hill Rd, Cary Directions
Today 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Closed All Hours
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84% of 424 customers recommended

About this Business

  • Cuisine
    Grill, American, Asian, International, Pizza
  • Meals
    Lunch, Dinner
  • Price
    <$15
  • Hours
    Sun
    Closed
    Mon-Sat
    6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Cuisine
    Grill, American, Asian, International, Pizza
  • Meals
    Lunch, Dinner
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  • Attire
    Casual
  • Alcohol
    Available
  • Parking
    Lot
  • Delivery
    No
  • Reservations
    Yes
  • Vegetarian Options
    Yes
  • Gluten Free Options
    Yes
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250
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Report | 10 days ago
The grilled Caesar Salad is really good.
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Report | 9 months ago
Great food.... And the daily specials ARE!
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Report | 10 months ago
Love the food, the atmosphere, the wine...try the voodoo tuna if you like things spicy!!
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Report | 2 years ago
Very loud party made conversation at our table almost impossible.
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Report | 2 years ago
Fantastic as usual!
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Report | 2 years ago
Nothing but praise! Thank for everything!
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Report | 2 years ago
I'd like the waiter to offer the prices for the specials without the custome asking.
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Report | 2 years ago
Prices a little high, serving a little big.
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Report | 2 years ago
Tables too crowded together makes it very difficult to site comfortably. Tables near kitchen too hot
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Report | 2 years ago
Couple of things: your dining room is loud, which can make it hard for guests to hear your waiter or have conversations with one another. One of our tuna servings was a bit cooled by the time it reached our table. Be watchful of holding the food out too long when serving large parties. People would rather their food be hot than have it all served at once and have some hot and others cold.
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From Our Editors

Judging by his daring attitude toward fusion cuisine, head chef Michael Schiffer probably tried to fry the rule book before throwing it out the window. He founded Maximillian's Grill & Wine Bar in 1991 with humble aspirations: it would be a 32-seat pizza restaurant where guests could enjoy quiet meals. In four months, however, he had amassed magazine awards and a clientele that would line up outside the restaurant for an hour before he opened the doors. They were there, waiting patiently, to see what delicious fusion food would sail out of the kitchen that night?Michael hand wrote a new menu every day and often invented new dishes on the spot, fusing Italian flavors with creole and Asian influences.

Unfortunately, in 1998, a fire closed Max?s for good. Though he and his wife Gayle later opened a gourmet deli, it wasn?t until 2001 that they opened Max?s once again, this time in a roomier location with high ceilings, soft light, and tinted windows. The new joint even has a wine bar in the back separated from the dining room by a partition.

In the kitchen, Michael devises fresh takes on fusion cuisine while holding onto many of the dishes that made Max?s famous, classics as the grilled caesar salad?prepped by grilling the actual lettuce?and the peppercorn-encrusted Voodoo tuna. Michael has also archived his old menus on the restaurant's webpage, viewing them as a timeline for his culinary evolution and a way to remember how to spell "bouillabaisse."

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