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Maxine's Chicken & Waffles

) #137 of 1,889 Restaurants in Indianapolis €€ - €€€ American
132 N East St, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2618
+1 317-423-3300
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“catfish” (15 reviews)
“wings” (18 reviews)
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PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
132 N East St, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2618
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1 - 10 of 169 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

I have been here many times. I've always had tremendous service, nd the waffles are the best. They have several flavors, including blueberry and sweet potato. I always get collard greens and chicken tenders with my waffles. The tenders are nearly as big as your...More

Thank johnboyindy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Maxine's is always good! Great fried chicken and wings tossed in BBQ and honey glaze were amazing! Service is efficient! We will keep coming back!

Thank Vanessa T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It may be attached to a gas station but the food is awesome. I had the pan fried chicken it taste just like grandma made it, call ahead for that it take about 45 minutes to make. The catfish is delicious and I'm picky about...More

Thank Jon S
Reviewed 11 May 2017

My best friend had praised this place as having the best fried chicken of his tour of IN fried chicken eateries so had to eat here when we stayed at the B&B up the street. We couldn't afford to wait for the fried chicken (they...More

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 10 May 2017

The food is really, really, really...Did I say really good? The wings, the smothered chicken and the corn bread can't be beat!

Thank angel1Indiana
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I try to sample chicken and waffles wherever I go across the country. Maxine's stands out not only for good food but very good service. We had the cornbread with peach butter as our appetizer. Sort of like small corn meal "pancakes". Good. The chicken...More

Thank Jon N
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Best food around! Chicken and flavored waffles. Yum! Gotta try their Peach butter. To die for! Our waitress was fantastic!

Thank Barbara G
Reviewed 3 April 2017

My wife and I recently visited here while in Indy for a short getaway. We both love chicken and waffles so we had to check it out. The location is right on the edge of downtown and easy to get to. The staff were friendly...More

Thank dsullivan615
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Had amazing comfort food here with family and want to go back very soon! Everything was dynamite from the fried chicken and waffles to the peach butter and collard greens. It's very small and sometimes hard to get a seat. Connected to the back of...More

Thank Alexis W
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

You must eat the chicken and waffles! Absolute perfection! I had the blueberry waffle with chicken wings and it was fabulous! Full of flavor and love! The sides were great as well! THE CREAM CORN IS A MUST! The collards were good but I wasn't...More

Thank MiracuLYSS
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 14:30
Wednesday
10:30 - 20:30
Thursday
10:30 - 20:30
Friday
10:30 - 20:30
Saturday
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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