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Mel's Waffle House

€€ - €€€American,
603 Bayshore Rd, Villas, NJ 08251-3008
+1 609-886-1316
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good36%
  • Average2%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“waffles” (5 reviews)
“scrapple” (2 reviews)
“great food” (4 reviews)
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American, Diner
€€ - €€€
603 Bayshore Rd, Villas, NJ 08251-3008
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place. Looks like home inside, and the food is wonderful. Good prices, good service, and worth return trips for my family and I.

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We have been coming to the Cape area for years in the month of August and we always do at least one breakfast here. Huge selection of breakfasts. French toast stuffed with cream cheese was too heavy but everything else that we tried has been...More

Thank Jan H
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Had a great breakfast here. Pancakes and waffles were very good, scrapple was done just right and tasty. Service was quick. You could tell a lot of the other diners were Locals or regulars just by the conversations going on.

Thank Gary S
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We had a group of 7 and Mel's was the perfect place for a classic breakfast. Fast, Friendly, and Great Food!

Thank Mark L
Reviewed 11 January 2017

I only went there once. I didn't have Waffles but plan to in the future. I had Eggs and they were very good. Very organized booths with good sitting room. Plenty of parking.

Thank martiniupwolive
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Found Mel's while taking a morning drive away from the tourist areas. Mel's looked inviting. It was a rainy morning and we wanted something simple with a good breakfast. Mel's was a pleasant surprise. Bravo!

1  Thank mpeldredge
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Our family enjoyed a nice breakfast at reasonable prices. The waffles, eggs, and pancakes were all very good and the service was also very good.

Thank WSP1959
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

We went here with another couple instead of going to Uncle Bill's. It was tiny inside which is fine, but the service was slow. Food was good but overpriced. It's also very dated inside. But the staff was very friendly. Not sure we'll return.

Thank Kim B
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

The creamed chip beef was delicious. We had a family breakfast and everyone was friendly. The waitress was on top of our orders and the service was fast.

Thank Francine B
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

I visited Mel's in 2011 while visiting family in Cape May. Well, I'm here again and the place is better than I remember! I had the crepes and fruit special. It was delicious. The manager, Sandra, was pleasant and efficient. She was serving, and cashing...More

Thank ctgama
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 13:00
08:00 - 13:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 603 Bayshore Rd, Villas, NJ 08251-3008 (Formerly Mel's Place)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Villas
  • Phone Number: +1 609-886-1316
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