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Mel's Diner

28601 Trails Edge Blvd, Bonita Springs, FL 34133
+1 239-949-3080
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“sundae” (11 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 22:00All hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
28601 Trails Edge Blvd, Bonita Springs, FL 34133
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Good food and service at a fair price. The diner menu is typical diner fare. Decent burgers and a friendly 50s style ambiance

Thank larry s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Mels' is a family favorite for us. Have gone to all 3 of Mel's dinners in the area. Only 2 still exist but we always get a good meal here and u will not go away hungry.

Thank Mismymts59
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on a weekday about 1000 am walking over from the LaQuinta nearby. It's been 25 years since we last visited Mel's. It was OK. We asked for well done potatoes which we got but 15 minutes after the eggs, sausage, toast, etc had...More

Thank OakparkMARK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are seeking generous servings of great tasting American classics all wrapped up in a warm comforting blanket of nostalgia....Mel's Never Disappoints. Take house guests or friends for the brunch...breakfast platters are always a winner! Sandwiches like the Kentucky Derby inspired "Hot Brown" are...More

Thank marilynmcgown
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the homemade food items here, and the daily food and drink specials provided great value.

Thank ktpham
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Mel's is an authentic and traditional diner. The food is good and the service is friendly. Take note that they are not open very late.

Thank sschank
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Classic diner with a large menu for breakfast, lunch and diner We had a Ruben sandwich which was very good. Fries and legs all came as ordered

Thank lsal
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Always wear a sweater when going to eat there. Reliable breakfast, lunch or dinner. Bargain meals. Great wait staff. During season long waits.

Thank Nancy A
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

I know Mel's gets a bad wrap from some, but I like it for what it is. I know it's going to be a greasy spoon, but when that's what I want, Mel's is a great place for that. I ate at several breakfast spots...More

Thank Chamb97
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Visited a couple of times on our recent trip, one time everything was good the next we had to wait some time for our food and ask for things that should have been addressed. Thought it might have just been the time of day but...More

Thank George G
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Lauryn P
Do you have gluten-free options?
1 April 2017|
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Response from NickCeppi | Reviewed this property |
Bob F
Can you call ahead for seating?
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.
Am I able to get gift card online and sent to me in PA?
24 November 2015|
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Response from impressme2015 | Reviewed this property |
Like other reviewers, I don't know the answer but I agree that the staff at Mel's Diner would do their best to accommodate you. They are very friendly and eager to please so email or phone them and see what can be done. I... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
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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