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Mels Drive-In

8585 W Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90069-2329
+1 310-854-7200
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“late night” (8 reviews)
“burger” (65 reviews)
“sliders” (13 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8585 W Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90069-2329
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1 - 10 of 647 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Have eaten at Mel's many times. Service and food depends on the day. Good hamburgers and shakes. Definitely kid friendly.

Thank Leslee E
Reviewed 1 week ago

We'd just visited the Hollywood Museum nearby (worth a visit—see where Lucy got red hair) and didn't know where to go for lunch when we spotted this place. It was a good choice. Lots of options in a fun atmosphere. We were assured that the...More

Thank LindanLV
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I visited Los Angeles for our anniversary back in February of this year. Mel's Diner became a go to spot during our week in LA. The food was great and the atmosphere is laid back. It is a good spot to go...More

Thank williamaJ838JP
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place looks the part, traditional nice diner with jukeboxes by the tables. The service is correct and friendly, the food is nothing special uinfortunately but still a nice place to go to for a Burger or breakfast

Thank Eatthemeat
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been here several times and the food is typical old school coffee shop/diner. However the location here is unique and offers some excitement. Recommend late night after a night at the nearby clubs.

Thank LASportsNut
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've eaten at numerous Mels Diners in San Francisco and other areas. This one did NOT disappoint. We were here for a dinner on a Tues 6pm. Service was top notch, lots of menu items, excellent food and of course, a wonderful 1950's environment with...More

Thank MomLovesDisney
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped by in the afternoon and the ambiance still had that small diner feel. The pictures along the walls are great for a trip down memory lane. Juke box at the table is a rarity these days. If you are looking for nostalgia this...More

Thank MTE1000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very tasty food, good portion size. Friendly help full staff and good value. Went here for breakfast before flying back to uk. Really enjoyed juicy steak and grilled potatoes.

Thank fdownes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great place for any meal any time of day. I had a great breakfast at lunchtime and one couldn't beat the service. Prices are fair and the atmosphere is great. Lots of selections and easy free parking just off the busy street. Eat in...More

Thank GenotheViking
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved this diner. It was set out like an old fashion typical American diner with a beautiful Juke box as you go in and also at each table with a great selection of music playing. There was a good choice of food on the menu...More

Thank Catrina2011
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 03:00
07:00 - 03:00
07:00 - 03:00
07:00 - 03:00
07:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8585 W Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90069-2329
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  West Hollywood
  • Phone Number: +1 310-854-7200
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