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Mel's Diner

600 Highway 95 South, Beatty, NV 89003
+1 775-553-9003
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“breakfast” (118 reviews)
“hash browns” (21 reviews)
“toast” (12 reviews)
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American, Diner
600 Highway 95 South, Beatty, NV 89003
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Nothing else too close by but the best food. Usual large quantity, fries, burger, standard fare but excellent. Hot and with fast service.

Thank Redvette69
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A place very recommended, it is very tipical American place , you can eat a cake or eggs with all ... and you can try with spicy salads.

Reviewed 13 July 2017

16oz Ham and Eggs - $16. Even with the grandeur of Death Valley so close by, this is still one of the highlights of a stay in Beatty. Simple and uncomplicated venue with very high quality food at very reasonable prices. Cash only!

Thank staffie2001uk
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We stopped here for breakfast and it was one of the best I had for the entire holiday. I have no idea why but the coffee served was better than all I had in the US before and after. The food was served quickly and...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

I will not comment too much on the kitchen but the service was definitely not one of the most friendly! The general impression is that the place is not that clean and a visit to the restrooms confirms that! Burgers acceptable....

Thank CH_WineAndDine
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

It felt like an imposition going to this place, with the two old ladies who run it making you feel like you are putting them out by being there. That said, the food was great (eggs any way you like, but if you ask for...More

Thank Damspost
Reviewed 5 May 2017

When you have a 5 hour drive ahead you need to be sent on your way with a hearty breakfast. The breakfast at Mel's was plentiful, well cooked, served efficiently by a friendly young waitress and ticked all the boxes. The French toast in particular...More

Thank Michael T
Reviewed 30 April 2017

What can I say, it was convenient, affordable and good. I liked the old school look of the place. It was across the street from our hotel. The breakfast and coffee were good. Plenty of windows to look out from. It was the "we're not...More

Thank Angie1987
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Had breakfast here while passing through Beatty and enjoyed it. Friendly service, good food and lots of it at very fair prices.

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Best pancakes I have had ever! They also have great plates of any kind of breakfast food. The service is fast and the waitress are nice.

Thank Onyx R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 600 Highway 95 South, Beatty, NV 89003
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Beatty
  • Phone Number: +1 775-553-9003
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