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Edward's Drive-In Restaurant

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2126 S Sherman Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46203-3311
+1 317-786-1638
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 10:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

they have the best burgers and only order one order of onion rings as there is enough there for two! fantastic!

Thank Harry L
Hudson, IA
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160 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Stopped by after a day at the Performance Racing Industry trade show for a huge Tenderloin Sandwich and wasn't disappointed at all. Neat place...love the layout and feel...hopefully we can come back when it's warm and enjoy some classic cars as well. Tenderloin Sandwich was huge and very good...swiped an onion ring off my buddies plate when he went to... More 

Thank FlashBack351
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

When entering the building you feel all of the very nostalgic feelings of an old Diner. It was a little pricey my son had the Big E and said that it was a little dry on the bottom I had the giant breaded tenderloin onion rings we shared and there was plenty to do that. I was a little upset... More 

Thank becca4camping
Crawfordville, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Good food nice atmosphere family friendly try the Union rings and tenderloin and the root beer is excellent

Thank RogerL1955
Batesville, Indiana
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75 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Edward's Drive-In takes you back in time. The juke box and the atmosphere makes you fell like you have step back to the 60s. The tenderloin sandwich reminds me of the type I grew up eating, big and flat. The root beer is served in a frosty mug and is great,

Thank Centre79
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Have been going Over 35 years! Won't Ever back.Suggest you don't Either🙅 They have changed the food and up Upped the prices. No more combos_ but they were expensive anyway. Now you get a plain smaller version for $6 - don't forget the tax And you get to pay extra for wilted lettuce..scrawny old tomato. Piece.. So you are up... More 

1 Thank Geri G
Indianapolis, Indiana
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795 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

I have had much better tenderloins and I been to much cooler classic drive ins. Price was right, but .25 for a bit of shredded lettuce. Give me a break.

Thank BatGuano30
indianapolis, United States
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Just like the teen years. Best tenderloin and onion rings anywhere. Root beer made on site. You will want to come again.

Thank Kaye N
Hamilton, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

We travel between Cincinnati and Chicago often. Every time we travel through Indianapolis we stop at Edwards for the Pork Tenderloin and onion rings. The car hops and root beer take us back to when we were kids. Love it!

Thank Marla B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

I grew up around Edwards and it was always a special treat to go there for Friday night dinner. My favorite is the Coney dogs and their sauce, they're mild enough not to give me heart burn. The Tenderloins are good also but the onion rings are fabulous. In the front of the store is the drive-up where you can... More 

Thank Sherry H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Delicatessen
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2126 S Sherman Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46203-3311
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-786-1638

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?