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Mels Drive-In

8585 W Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90069-2329
+1 310-854-7200
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“late night” (10 reviews)
“burgers” (46 reviews)
“fries” (36 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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8585 W Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90069-2329
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

its okay but a little expensive for the food that you get. Nothing special expect tor drop about $40.00 for two people. The restaurant is old, and most of the servers do not look happy to be there. I guess I wanted to feel like...More

1  Thank jackplate2003
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Needed a app t for a late breakfast. They were a few options along Sunset, So I chose Mels Nice variety of food. Typical Drive in/deli menu. Lots to choose from. The food was good nothing exciting play nice solid and tasty. The wait staff...More

Thank gobuffs1212
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Burger and margarita what could be so wrong with that...nada lol. Avacado burger and onion rings were perfect, open face turkey sandwich was yummy as well.

Thank Noel s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate lunch there and service was slow but people are friendly. Fries were mushy and undercooked. Chicken and waffles was disappointing because chicken was not boneless.

Thank Rhonda H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The breakfast is superb!! Service iffy- but I went there 2x on my trip to LA. PArking avail in lot, easy fun watching people on Sunset. Outdoor area. The bus boy was amazing. friendly place. I'd recommend highly for breakfast.

Thank niceoldladyinside
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Two of my friends and I popped into Mel's for breakfast the other day. I had never been there before but suddenly realised that it was the place used in that great film Pulp Fiction. It is such a true American diner. The service is...More

Thank Kruger C
Reviewed 11 February 2018

Mel's Drive In is just a diner and it has typical diner food. What is cool about it is that it is decorated as a 50's diner. From the outside to the menu and music it is exactly like a 50's diner. If you want...More

1  Thank Elizabeth L
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Almost too authentic to be true, but it is 100% authentic 1950 style and “Back FROM the Future’ retro!! Nothing to compare that I have ever seen!! I wish I had been able to eat there and have a vanilla malted.. Wow.

Thank Jimmy C
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

I generally do not like to go to tourist traps, but our teenage kids really wanted to have breakfast here. We were pleasantly surprised with the great atmosphere, good food and great service. I would not have anything but breakfast here. The waitress was awesome...More

2  Thank Patricia A
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Love the old school theme in this restaurant. My favorite thing is a grilled cheese with a chocolate shake. Definitely a place I will revisit in the future.

Thank thegreatist
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 03:00
07:00 - 03:00
07:00 - 03:00
07:00 - 03:00
07:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8585 W Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90069-2329
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  West Hollywood
  • Phone Number: +1 310-854-7200
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