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Edward's Drive-In Restaurant

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2126 S Sherman Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46203-3311
317-786-1638
Today
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • 28
    Excellent
  • 32
    Very good
  • 22
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Hunt for a Tenderloin

Down from Alaska visiting my brother in Indiana. I had to have a pork tenderloin sandwich while visiting Indy. A friend recommended Edwards and we were on that side of town. Service was quick and friendly, the sandwiches were huge! A touch less juicy on the edges cost them a star. I'll go back when... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 5, 2015
Bob H
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015 NEW

Down from Alaska visiting my brother in Indiana. I had to have a pork tenderloin sandwich while visiting Indy. A friend recommended Edwards and we were on that side of town. Service was quick and friendly, the sandwiches were huge! A touch less juicy on the edges cost them a star. I'll go back when back east, for sure!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Have been here several times for lunch. Food is good but pricey. Asked one of the employees on the floor if she could help me get me some mayo. She said no, I would need to get it from the front counter. Problem is there was 1 girl and a long line. About 6 people saw me from behind the... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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155 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

This is a 50's themed restaurant that serves a large variety of burgers, sandwiches, salads, milk shakes and pretty good onion rings and root beer as well I had the Super E sandwich and onion rings on this night with their diet root beer. This is a warm sandwich and it was plenty to eat. Edwards root beer is very... More 

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Greenfield, Indiana
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38 reviews 38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I visited Edward's for the first time and ordered the highly recommended breaded tenderloin & fries. Even though the tenderloin hung over the bun in all directions, it was more coating than meat. I got lettuce, onion, pickle, and mayo on my sandwich but it was still extremely dry. In all fairness I'll go back to Edward's but will order... More 

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Sellersburg, Indiana
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79 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Heard about Edward's after an episode of "Man vs Food". They're probably famous for their pork tenderloins, but I got their fish sandwich and onion rings. Everything was good. Definitely a 50s theme here with the decor and music.

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Augusta
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

It is a small restaurant, but it was Packed during lunch hour, and my meal was great! I remember having a breaded tenderloin deluxe , at Miller's Drive In, at Rushville Indiana. Miller's has since closed, and that is my favorite sandwich, so my best friend took me to Edwards, as a surprise. The sandwich was HUGE! Georgia does not... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Tap root beer, wonderful onion rings and very good coneys and other sanwiches.They have oldies you can play

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This little dive restaurant was featured on Man vs Food several years ago...although I personally see it better suited for Diners, Drive-in and Dives, as it really covers all three...lol. Due to the television exposure, it is a little more well known secret, but still not at all overrated. Edwards is a bit of an adventure to find. It was... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Based on Man vs Food episode that visited this restaurant, we decided to try. Chose breaded tenderloin, onion rings and root beer. We ate inside and had to stand in line to place our order. Decor was from 50-60's with jute box playing. Tenderloin was large, but a little dry. Onion Rings were awesome as was root beer.

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Yukon, Oklahoma
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50 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Went to Edward's on our way back home. Glad we stopped in. this place seems like a true diner. Went there for the Fried pork sandwich and was not disappointed. It was bigger than the bun. It was everything we had heard. If we ever go back to Indy We will be sure and stop in again.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2126 S Sherman Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46203-3311
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: 317-786-1638

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 8
  • Cuisine: American, Delicatessen
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?