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55 E Nationwide Blvd, Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 228-5555
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English first
New Philadelphia, Ohio
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76 reviews 76 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 NEW

I stayed at a hotel on Nationwide Blvd in Columbus near the Convention Center. I could walk to this restaurant, so it was very convenient. I loved the decour of the interior. There were TV screens everywhere, brightly colored, which gave a good first impression. The waiter was outstanding. He had a great sense of humor and easily connected with... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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479 reviews 479 reviews
228 restaurant reviews
153 helpful votes 153 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

They offer a breakfast buffet. The choices are limited (eggs, bacon, sausage, French toast, potatoes, little bit of fruit and a handful of gluten items). I had hot tea (which the choices again were limited – 3 kinds and 2 of which were more for the afternoon or evening and not breakfast) and my husband had coffee. While the food... More 

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

Dear Nina1940, Thank you for dining at Max and Erma's on the Boulevard. We appreciate the information included in this review and apologize that you did not feel that value of the buffet was worth the cost. I do hope you will allow us the opportunity to better serve you in the future. Paul Harvey General Manager Max and Erma's... More 

Baltimore, MD
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87 reviews 87 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

After a meeting, walked across the walkway from my hotel for some dinner. My co-worker has been to Max's several times. I got a burger and it was cooked perfect! The beer was cold and loved the seasoned fries. Our server was very friendly and efficient. After dinner, went back to the hotel, but decided to come back for some... More 

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

Dear tjutzig, Thank you for dining at Max and Erma's on the Boulevard. I am delighted to hear you enjoyed your room and the tasty food that we are known for. We look forward to hosting you again on future visits! Paul Harvey General Manager Max and Erma's on the Boulevard More 

Baltimore
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

This is a chain restaurant that delivers what it promises: a good meal at a reasonable price. Not a place to go for a special meal or atmosphere but it's comfortable and prices are great.

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

Dear Donna F, Thank you for dining at Max and Erma's on the Boulevard for your recent visit to Columbus, Ohio. I am delighted to see you enjoyed your experience and felt we were able to offer you great food at a great price. We look forward to seeing you in the future. Paul Harvey General Manager Max and Erma's... More 

Detroit, Michigan
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

A Max & Erma's can be a good one or a bad one. The food is pretty much the same - classic, American fare. The difference, I think, is the staff. This was a good one. We were there for the breakfast buffet on a Monday right before the new year. All of the staff was friendly and prompt and... More 

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

StaySaneInCrazyTimes, Thank you for dining at Max and Erma's on the Boulevard in Columbus, Ohio. I am absolutely delighted to hear you enjoyed your experience and that our staff was able to provide you with excellent hospitality. We look forward to hosting you again in the future. Paul Harvey General Manager Max and Erma's on the Boulevard More 

2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

The service was mediocre. The interior of the restaurant was unique and expansive. The food was standard Max & Erma's. The location was quite convenient, as it was across the driveway from the hotel.

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

Dear David C, Thank you for dining at Max and Erma's on the Boulevard. We appreciate you reviewing your experience with us and hope to see you again in the future. Paul Harvey General Manager Max and Erma's on the Boulevard More 

Ohio
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152 reviews 152 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

This is now the third time I've been to this restaurant and it gets worse every time. The food is just so, so but the service was just down right HORRIBLE!!! Server was slow, rude, got our order wrong and never came back for drink refills even though we were seated in the bar area. Not sure if I will... More 

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

Dear ZWERGLDAD, Thank you for taking the time out of your busy schedule to review your experience at Max and Erma's on the Boulevard. I would like to apologize for the level of service you received. This is well below the standards we have placed upon ourselves, and I would like to apologize for not meeting that. I will review... More 

Douglas, Michigan
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30 reviews 30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Good food, large portions, great service. The perfect combo for a quick breakfast. The seating is cozy. Lots to offer.

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

Dear Neutronboy, Thank you for dining at Max and Erma's on the Boulevard for breakfast. I am pleased to hear you truly enjoyed your experience and enjoyed the tasty meal! We look forward to seeing you in the future. Paul Harvey General Manager Max and Erma's on the Boulevard More 

Tucson
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54 reviews 54 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

In Columbus attending a conference. Having a tight budget it's not easy to find resturants walking distance from conference hotels and the convention center that are in my budget. Our group found Max & Erma's a good value with good food and great service. Lunch size salads for dinner were plenty for me and my wife. Others at the table... More 

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

Dear tbrown6220, Thank you for dining at Max and Erma's on the Boulevard during your trip to Columbus for a conference. I am pleased to hear your experience with us was excellent and that our prices were to your liking. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Paul Harvey General Manager Max and Erma's on the Boulevard More 

Uniontown, Pennsylvania
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25 reviews 25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

After an overnight stay at the Crown Plaza Downtown, walked next door to Max & Erma's and was pleasantly surprised. Service was prompt and friendly. We both had the breakfast buffet...items were fresh and hot. Also had the chef make us made-to-order omelets that were excellent. Table staff checked back frequently and our coffee cups never went waiting. Prices were... More 

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

Dear Bob G, Thank you for dining with us at Max and Erma's on the Boulevard. I am pleased to hear you experienced great service and that the food you enjoyed was delicious. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Paul Harvey General Manager Max and Erma's on the Boulevard More 

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Address: 55 E Nationwide Blvd, Columbus, OH 43215
Phone Number: (614) 228-5555
Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Columbus
Cuisine: American

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