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Maxine's Chicken & Waffles

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132 N East St, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2618
+1 317-423-3300
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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132 N East St, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2618
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Reviewed January 6, 2015

We visited Maxine's for the second time on New Year's Day. I was a bit nervous when we arrived. I told the hostess that I made a reservation (made the reservation at least 1 week in advance). She could not find my name anywhere... but...More

Thank Krystal Q
Reviewed January 1, 2015

Landed here with out of town guests....since I am new to Indy, thought it would be fun. We arrived 30 minutes before closing on a Sunday evening, we could not have been welcomed more warmly! We were not rushed...as I am vegetarian, I was a...More

Thank SriYogagirl
Reviewed December 3, 2014

I stopped here when I was driving to the airport. The location was convenient and had plenty of parking. The staff was extremely friendly and the service was great. I enjoyed the fried chicken, it had just the right amount of seasoning and was not...More

1  Thank david v
Reviewed November 11, 2014

My wife and I have been here at least 10 times, nearly always taking friends or family. Without exception, everyone has agreed that this is a great place to eat. Friendly staff and homey environment. Food is more like home-cooked. Each table is served corn...More

Thank David S
Reviewed October 20, 2014 via mobile

There comes a time in life when you need to experience new restaurants you may have normally ignored, which is exactly why you must try Maxine's during your travels to Indi. It's an easy walk from many of the hotels and is located next to...More

Thank ErinLee13
Reviewed September 28, 2014 via mobile

We loved this place, start to finish an excellent meal. Warm fresh cornbread, fried green tomatoes, and chicken and waffles. We wil be back again and again.

Thank Deborah P
Reviewed August 25, 2014 via mobile

Maxine's reminds me of the food my grandmother used to make. It's tastes great and makes you feel good! Southern inspired dishes are your best bet. Wonderful meal and I love that it's connected to a gas station downtown.

1  Thank NantucketJoe
Reviewed July 27, 2014

We stopped at Maxine's on the recommendation of a friend. Our expectations of freshly cooked dishes like 'grandma used to make' were easily met. The house favorite of chicken and a blueberry waffle, were flavorful and yummy. On the recommendation of the very helpful server,...More

Thank Carol E
Reviewed July 24, 2014

I have eaten at Maxine's several times over the past few years. Most recently (July 15th) we used them for a fundraiser. I love breakfast food, any time of day or night. And I love chicken, most any time of day or night. So, when...More

Thank SharonB919
Reviewed July 22, 2014

As usual the food was good- I tried the sampler plate and my companion had the namesake chicken and waffle and we both took home enough for another meal. The problem was that it took almost two hours!!!! and we never did get the promised...More

Thank Sharon M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
10:30 AM - 8:30 PM
10:30 AM - 8:30 PM
10:30 AM - 8:30 PM
9:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 132 N East St, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2618
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis>  > Downtown Indianapolis
  • Neighborhood: Downtown Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-423-3300
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