Maxwell's Bar & Grill


Maxwell’s Bar and Grill, nestled in the heart of Covent Garden, is the ultimate destination for indulging in all-American cuisine and enjoying exceptional cocktails, all accompanied by warm hospitality within a charming diner ambience.

Since its establishment in 1972, Maxwell’s has remained dedicated to perfecting iconic American dishes, ranging from delectable burgers and buns to flavourful wings, tender BBQ baby back ribs, and thickshakes hailed as the 'best in town.' Each dish embodies Maxwell's unwavering commitment to excellence, meticulously prepared using top-notch ingredients and infused with Maxwell's signature touch. With over fifty years of experience, Maxwell’s takes pride in having mastered the American culinary favourites.

While the restaurant warmly welcomes families, please note that individuals under 18 years old are unable to enter the premises after 21:30.



  • Happily Affordable ££
  • Taking Bookings
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Day Open Close Notes
Monday 12:00 23:00
Tuesday 12:00 23:00
Wednesday 12:00 23:00
Thursday 12:00 23:00
Friday 12:00 0:00
Saturday 12:00 0:00
Sunday 12:00 23:00



Maxwell's Bar & Grill, 34, King Street, WC2E 8JD


Covent Garden

Nearest Station

Covent Garden (Tube)


  • Cuisines

    This venue serves American, Burgers, Grill, Bar Snacks, Vegetarian Friendly and Vegan Friendly food.

Private Hire

Name Type Capacity
Cost Min spend
Min spend
Private Room - Bulleit Bar Private Room 20 50 - 700 2500


Our private room can hold from 20 up to 50 of your nearest and dearest to P.A.R.T.Y


Monday to Sunday, whether it’s daytime or sundown, we can help. Just grab the Manager or drop us an email and we’ll check availability for you.


We do American food really well and do burgers really, really well. Think burger sliders, sharing platters and all the side dishes you could wish for. We also know a thing or two about bourbon, rum, tequila, vodka, gin, mixing them and shaking them. Your guests certainly won’t go thirsty. Ask the team for more information on our private room hire menus and prices.


Have a special playlist you have made for your party? Just plug in and go, it’s as easy as that. Alternatively, we have our very own DJ decks in Bulleit Bar, so if you want your very own DJ look no further. We can even get one booked for you, just ask the team for more deets.


With minimum spends starting from £500, we can cater for any budget. Get in touch and lets have a chat today.

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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