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Max & Erma's

55 E Nationwide Blvd, Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 228-5555
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Ranked #155 of 1,971 restaurants in Columbus
Cuisines: American
Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations
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Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Santa Fe, New Mexico
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Great atmosphere, excellent food and a wonderful staff. General Manager Paul was extremely accomodating and we had a waitress, Rebecca, who went above and beyound taking care of our large youth group. Made several trips to this restaurant becaus of the food and service.

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Dirk B, General Manager at Max & Erma's, responded to this review

Dear tdoming, Thank you for dining at Max and Erma's on the Boulevard. I am pleased to hear you had such a wonderful experience each and every time you dined with us. We look forward to seeing you soon. Paul Harvey General Manager Max and Erma's on the Boulevard More

Milan, Tennessee
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

We took a group of 34, mostly teens, to eat on our first night in Columbus. After a short wait, we were all seated together! The waitress had her hands full, but did an awesome job! Food was very good, and everyone was happy with our choice in restaurants! We hope to eat there again when the same waitress is... More

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Dirk B, General Manager at Max & Erma's, responded to this review

Dear rogndeb, Thank you for dining at Max and Erma's on the Boulevard. I am pleased to hear you had such a wonderful experience. We look forward to seeing you soon. Paul Harvey General Manager Max and Erma's on the Boulevard More

Crestview, Florida
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

I was fortunate enought to dine in this restaruant not once, but twice! While I was in Columbus for a conference this restaruant was slammed. I am with a very large (awesome) companym and there were 15,000 of us in the downtown area, just to give you an idea of how busy this staff was. Both times I ate at... More

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Dirk B, General Manager at Max & Erma's, responded to this review

Dear Mandy N, Thank you for dining at Max and Erma's on the Boulevard. I am pleased to hear you were able to dine with us twice, and had such a wonderful experience both times. We look forward to seeing you in the future. Paul Harvey General Manager Max and Erma's on the Boulevard More

Mansfield, Ohio
Top Contributor
117 reviews 117 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

We ate here with a whole bunch of other convention folks and it was very good food in very good time. Right across from the convention center and just steps from our hotel, it was nice to eat here and be able to rest before returning to business. Staff was super nice. Burgers, fries, sandwiches and basic fare at decent... More

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Dirk B, General Manager at Max & Erma's, responded to this review

Dear slrv61, Thank you for dining at Max and Erma's on the Boulevard. I am glad that you enjoyed your service and the food. The burgers are quite delicious. We look forward to you visiting again. Paul Harvey General Manager Max and Erma's on the Boulevard More

West Lafayette, Indiana
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We have an annual convention in Columbus and Max & Dramas is on our must visit every year. Great food, good service ., can't lose here.

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Dear TimBev102, Thank you for always choosing Max and Erma's on the Boulevard when visiting for your annual conference. We hope to see you again! Paul Harvey General Manager Max & Erma's on the Boulevard More

Callaway, Virginia
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Very busy when we arrived with wait time estimated at 45 minutes. There were open seats at the bar which we were invited to take immediately. The bartender was efficient, funny, and knowledgeable.

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Dirk B, General Manager at Max & Erma's, responded to this review

Dear Lynn M, Thank you for dining at Max & Erma’s on the Boulevard. I am happy to hear you didn’t have to wait long and enjoyed our bartending staff. Paul Harvey General Manager Max & Erma’s on the Boulevard More

Wadsworth, Ohio
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Prices matched most hamburger places. We were very hungry but not the burger we expected. The manager was wonderful getting us seated so quickly being there were 16 of us.

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Dirk B, General Manager at Max & Erma's, responded to this review

Dear Judy B, Thank you for dining at Max & Erma’s on the Boulevard! We hope to see you again soon. Paul Harvey General Manager Max & Erma’s on the Boulevard More

Columbus, Ohio
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

I recently stayed at the Lofts hotel and had room service from Max and Erma's. It was really great. The food came to the room quickly, was hot, and the staff was very friendly. They had all of the condiments and everything you could think to ask for. They have very good pricing and the food seemed to have tasted... More

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Dirk B, General Manager at Max & Erma's, responded to this review

Dear KevK_9113, Thank you for staying at The Lofts for your recent trip to Columbus and dining at Max & Erma’s on the Boulevard. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your room service and the food. We hope to see you again soon. Paul Harvey General Manager Max & Erma’s on the Boulevard More

Martinsburg, West Virginia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Went there for Mother's Day dinner with family. Good variety on menu. But food was just okay and my silverware was dirty with dried on food. Asked for my dinner to be cooked well done but my chicken was a little under-cooked. On the positive side, nice atmosphere and great strawberry lemonade.

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Dirk B, General Manager at Max & Erma's, responded to this review

Dear Gail B, Thank you for dining at Max & Erma’s on the Boulevard and for informing us on your experience. Paul Harvey General Manager Max & Erma’s on the Boulevard More

Columbus, Ohio
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Family friendly, good food choices and good service. Been a long time Max and Erma visitor and have been to several location. always have a positive experience and I enjoy the hot cookies

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Dirk B, General Manager at Max & Erma's, responded to this review

Dear Eric G, Thank you for visiting Max & Erma's on the Boulevard! We are so happy to hear you enjoyed the experience and warm cookies. We hope to see you again soon. Paul Harvey General Manager Max & Erma's on the Boulevard More

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