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Mel's Diner - CLOSED

379 E Austin St, Giddings, TX 78942-3301
+1 979-542-2900
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible0%
8 Aug 2017
“Mel's Diner CLOSED. Now called "Donuts and Breakfast"”
20 Mar 2016
“The Colaches ”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Diner, American
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379 E Austin St, Giddings, TX 78942-3301
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

We arrived about 45 minutes before closing time. They already had some of the chairs turned upside down on the tables. (?) All the people who waited on us were nice. The donuts were good, the breakfast was just okay. I didn't like the pancakes,...More

Thank Peggy F
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

Warm, soft and great flavor! Service was fast and attentive. And by the looks of other diners plates...breakfast dishes are well proportioned.

Thank Andrew K
Reviewed 19 March 2016

When we spend the weekend in Giddings for the Lee County Charcoal Challenge & we always go to Mel's for Breakfast. Then Western Omelette is sooo good and is a great price. I have never had better than this. One of these days we will...More

Thank bzwcole
Reviewed 7 July 2015 via mobile

By far the BEST place to get a filling breakfast in Giddings!! Open early and I think they also serve through lunch as well. Great place and friendly service

Thank Jenna G
Reviewed 9 April 2015 via mobile

I stopped in for lunch. Decided to go with one of the lunch specials: Chicken fried steak, mashed potatoes, mixed vegetables, cream gravy, Texas toast, & dessert. Steak was thin but tasty, real potatoes, veggies (probably frozen but) well seasoned, gravy great. Still haven't figured...More

Thank Rhonda S
Reviewed 11 January 2015

We went here and ate breakfast service was fast. Food was good. And everyone was very friendly. Very good.

Thank Tammy B
Reviewed 11 April 2013

The waitress was very friendly. We all ordered breakfast. The food was great and my husband raved about his omelette. The restaurant is small but that's ok. Everybody seemed to fit just fine. Seems to be a popular spot for both locals and tourists. Oh,...More

Thank Stone53
Reviewed 25 November 2012 via mobile

Mel's diner is housed in a doughnut shop. Pretty cool idea really. Want something quick got it, want to sit down and eat a full breakfast we got that to. When we pulled up we were not even sure they served actual breakfast or were...More

Thank j98me2
Reviewed 18 October 2012

We went on a Sunday morning for breakfast. The food was great, the service was a one and the place was clean. Only problem I saw was that the place needs to enlarge!

Thank jabberman_76366
Reviewed 11 October 2012

Mel's was recently sold as the owner retired. The new owner has completely remodeled it. The menu is the same. They are only open until 2:00 most weekdays, and later on Sat and Sunday. They make a good breakfast, and wonderful croissant breakfast sandwiches. I...More

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Restaurant Details

Cuisine
Diner, American
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 379 E Austin St, Giddings, TX 78942-3301
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Giddings
  • Phone Number: +1 979-542-2900
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