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Max & Erma's

$$ - $$$American, ,
55 E Nationwide Blvd, Columbus, OH 43215-2512
+1 614-228-5555
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good34%
  • Average25%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (18 reviews)
“tortilla soup” (6 reviews)
“fries” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
55 E Nationwide Blvd, Columbus, OH 43215-2512
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1 - 10 of 257 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying at the Crowne Plaza across the driveway from Max & Erma's. Since the Crowne Plaza doesn't have a restaurant, Max & Erma's is the place to go for breakfast. They offer a buffet which includes fresh made omelets & pancakes. My omelet...More

Thank SusanStPete
Reviewed 12 September 2017

We stopped at this restaurant on our way to the concert. The food was delicious and the service was great. I thought the cost was reasonable. I would recommend this restaurant to anyone staying in that area.

Thank diannawv
Reviewed 10 September 2017

I don't know if this location is the exact one where we ate, but it was in an area with a lot of stores and restaurants. My family went there with a large contingent and everything went fairly well. I met my family after they...More

Thank cardinal
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Came here for breakfast because is the free breakfast from the hotel over the street. The atmosphere was more evening restaurant than breakfast but service was friendly and overall nice enough. I didn't try the cooked offerings but they looked pretty standard. I had oatmeal...More

Thank Mikesalter
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Max & Erma's can always be counted on for well prepared tasty food at a reasonable price. They have changed menus again and greatly reduced the number of food items available but their food is still tasty,and served hot. The waitstaff is friendly, helpful, and...More

Thank williammZ222ZR
Reviewed 1 August 2017

THE food was very good. I stayed for lunch and had the Philly Cheesesteak sandwich. The sandwich was very good. I'm not sure what was going on with the waitress but either she was brand new or needed to be trained a bit more about...More

Thank STEVEP395
Reviewed 25 July 2017

I was told by someone who used to live here that the menu was different than it is now. I had this sandwich three times while I was here over the week and I also had a breakfast that wasn't quite as good but still...More

Thank Traveldanse
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

I came to Columbus for a conference and Max and Erma's was across the street from the convention center and came recommended by hotel staff. Food was good quality in a warm, pub-like environment. The balsamic chicken was slightly dry and could use more of...More

Thank Lori P
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

I had breakfast and lunch here and the people who work here are personable and efficient. Dinner was great with a menu that with several meatless options. My problem was with the breakfast buffet.... dishes were dirty! Fruit and dinner plates had specks if food...More

Thank OnTheMoveMN
Reviewed 1 July 2017

I ordered the blackened chicken pasta, and it was excellent. Also had the banana cream pie, which was also excellent. Very prompt and courteous service, reasonable prices, fun atmosphere. The floor had collected leftovers from at least one day around my table, but the table...More

Thank Barry L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 E Nationwide Blvd, Columbus, OH 43215-2512
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Columbus
  • Phone Number: +1 614-228-5555
We're nearby all the action of your favorite local destinations, so make us a part of your Movie Night, Girls Night Out, or Special Occasion Celebrations. Or, stop by for Lunch or Dinner whenever you're craving our popular favorites - from Max's Trademark Burgers, to our famous Tortilla Soup, to Erma's Fresh-Baked Chocolate Chip Cookies. You can take it with you! Pick-up your Carryout Order on the way home, and enjoy the tastes of our place over at your place. And, let us do the cooking for your next business gathering or get-together at home - with Party Platters that bring the tastes of Max & Erma's to your event. C'mon over and visit today. Eat, Drink & Whatever!
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