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Chez Max Palace Street is located in Dublin City. Discover the French restaurant, bistrot, & cafe. Enjoy our front terrace and heated back garden.

Chez Max Palace Street

Feel the spirit of France right here in Dublin! Established in February 2005, Chez Max on Palace Street (at the gates of Dublin castle) is very much a traditional French café.

Chez Max is particularly well-known for its’ charming ‘ heated’ back garden – a small haven that will transport you directly to Paris! Drop in anytime for a coffee, a glass of wine, aperitif or light bite.

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Serving classic homemade French dishes, Chez Max is open all day for breakfast, lunch and dinner. You can pop in at any time for a glass of wine accompanied by a cheese and charcuterie platter.

Opening Hours

Wednesday to Sunday
12 – 9pm


Testimonials from Tripadvisor

What People are Saying

“Just Fantastic”

“Service staff were just fantastic, altogether just really enjoyed the experience and the food.”

Ned, Dublin

“Gracious Staff”

“staff was very gracious and the food among the best we’ve had in the country”

Rachel, Boston

“Like a Bistro in Montmartre”

“the ambiance was that of a bistro in Montmartre”


“Superbly Genuine”

“Superb genuine Parisian bistro with relaxing atmosphere”

Stuart Dublin

Hours of Operation


Wednesday to Sunday
12 – 9pm


Temporarily Closed

Contact Us

Palace Street

1 Palace Street

Tel: 01 633 7215

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Alliance Française

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