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Mel's Diner

28601 Trails Edge Blvd, Bonita Springs, FL 34133
+1 239-949-3080
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
28601 Trails Edge Blvd, Bonita Springs, FL 34133
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Ate at Mel's Diner on St Patrick's Day. Very large servings of corn beef and cabbage and green beer being served that day! Impressed with the wide variety of menu items and the drink specials. Waited outside in the beautiful Florida weather for a table...More

Thank mrsm201754
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

4 of us went for lunch. One had ribs that were over cooked, one had grilled grouper which he loved, another had the loin of pork special which was great and the other had a bacon and cheese omelet also very good. We definitely would...More

Thank PorscheLover
Reviewed 1 week ago

On Tuesday Mel's has the best stuffed peppers. The food is excellent and staff was very friendly. You might have to wait awhile if you don't get there before 3:30pm. The food is hot and plentiful.

Thank hallclhmif
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Go try it out. The food is great and customer service is great . Couple of these diners are here in ft. Myers and they are neat to check th out.

Thank noraleeno
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Classic diner with excellent food. Came for lunch. Portions were huge (I got the breaded grouper sandwich ) and tasty. Saved room for dessert and had to have some key lime pie. Restaurant was busy but they got us seated within about 10 minutes. Prices...More

Thank Lisa R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was so fun! Delicious “diner style” food. Extremely busy. There was a wait when we got there as it was a very popular place to eat. They hand you a painted stick with a 60’s/70’s era character/famous persons name on it as in...More

Thank Jeannie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed close by for 5 days and ended up eating here three mornings. We know about diners living in New Jersey and this place stacks up with most Jersey diners for breakfast!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner here with another couple. We visited at a peak time so experienced their que system for waiting diners. It worked well and we were seated in about 15-30 minutes. Food was good. Among us, we ordered the highly recommended hot turkey dinner and...More

Thank bruceb892
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We typically don't go to diners, but we happened into this place for breakfast and fell in love! The staff was awesome and the food was good-so good that we came back three times!

Thank Lynn A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food at a great price. They serve breakfast, lunch and dinner. Home cooking. Delicious If you have to wait, it's worth it. Each day they have a special. My favorite is Monday, Roast Chicken which falls off the bone, with mashed potatoes, gravy and...More

Thank Kitchenlady6
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Questions & Answers
23 October 2017|
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Response from retiredxx | Reviewed this property |
Mel’s always has a special Thanksgiving menu. Turkey dinner and other specials including prime rib.
Lauryn P
1 April 2017|
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Response from NickCeppi | Reviewed this property |
Bob F
23 January 2017|
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Response from ranger333 | Reviewed this property |
We usually call in for pick up, during peak season, otherwise, seating is usually available fairly quickly. Have not attempted call ahead seating.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28601 Trails Edge Blvd, Bonita Springs, FL 34133
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Bonita Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 239-949-3080
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