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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 - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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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
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Classic drive in

I've been here to try their tenderloin sandwich with a mug of root beer. I found what I was looking for, the food was good and the root beer too.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 10, 2015
Andrea C
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Crestwood, Kentucky
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

Tenderloin totally terrific !!! Not greasy. Root beer delicious served in frosty mug. Staff awesome and kind. Very knowledgeable of their menu.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Not a true drive-in, but it doesn't matter, because the inside is a cute, classic-style diner with great ol' drive-in food and a jukebox. You can park in a spot near the entrance and be waited on, but no intercom ordering or carport. This eatery is too cool not to dine-in, anyway. Prices are pretty reasonable, especially the daily specials.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

I've been here to try their tenderloin sandwich with a mug of root beer. I found what I was looking for, the food was good and the root beer too.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

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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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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 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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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
2 reviews
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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Additional Information about Edward's Drive-In Restaurant

Address: 2126 S Sherman Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46203-3311
Phone Number: 317-786-1638
Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
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
Average Prices: USD $8
Cuisine: American, Delicatessen

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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 $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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