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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 3 weeks ago

Found this place surfing on TripAdvisor for ideas on where to eat while traveling to a conference....convinced my friend it would be worth the long walk from our hotel.....and it was long (we were unlucky and it was CHILLY day), really long. Totally worth it....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you want waffles and fried chicken there are a number of better places to go. The waffles are terrible and the fried chicken is bad too.

Thank 970alexanderp
Reviewed 28 November 2017

We went on a Sat for late lunch. We were seated quickly and service was great. The menu made it hard to decide. We all had something different and all of us thought it was great. I had the cat fish, one had chicken and...More

Thank Richard G
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Yum! The biscuit and gravy was amazing. The homemade biscuit was perfectly cooked and the gravy had just enough seasoning. My husband had the chicken and waffles. The chicken was tender and the breading was seasoned just right. The waffles had a hint of vanilla...More

Thank HFoltzay
Reviewed 3 November 2017

First off this is the best chicken in Indy. The entire restaurant is a fantastic experience top to bottom. Food is great. Service is great. Its something you have to experience in Indy.

Thank Nathanael L
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Chicken and waffles are a great combination if done well. Not Here. The chicken is wayyy overcoated and the waffles have pitiful flavoring. I've been twice. Don't waste your time or money.

2  Thank 970alexanderp
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Returned to Maxine's again with friends to celebrate a birthday. As always, the food is hot, good & plentiful. Had a rough decision for an entree so I ordered one for dinner and one as carry out which I stretched to 2 1/2 meals. Dinner...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Atmosphere is fine. It’s a chicken and waffle place people sheesh. We were seated quickly and greeted. Ordered salmon balls, chicken and waffles, and onion rings. The salmon balls were more just fish balls it seemed, but were still tasty.The aioli sauce was quite good....More

Thank pamalogan
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

I love trying different restaurants' Chicken and Waffles, so I jumped at the opportunity to do brunch at this place with my friend. I wasn't disappointed at all! The chicken was very well seasoned. The waffle was delicious. The portion size was enough for me...More

Thank jessAbamaGirl
Reviewed 11 September 2017

I visited Maxines for Lunch on Sunday September 10th. What a joy!! Smothered baked chicken breast with mashed potatoes and collard greens and cream corn. The food was hot and tasty and the service was great.

Thank REZ1059
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 18:00
10:30 - 14:30
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
09:00 - 08:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 132 N East St, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2618
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis>  > Downtown Indianapolis
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-423-3300
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