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Mel's Diner

28601 Trails Edge Blvd, Bonita Springs, FL 34133
+1 239-949-3080
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“finger food” (34 reviews)
“turkey dinner” (10 reviews)
“ribs” (34 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 am - 10:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
28601 Trails Edge Blvd, Bonita Springs, FL 34133
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1 - 10 of 847 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a great place for good food, great service, a vast menu, and low prices. We’ve eaten here twice because it’s literally across the road from our hotel. It has a 50’s style decor, and plays a variety of music in the background. There...More

Thank Corkysan
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This use to be your all around American diner with an amazing choice of dishes. We ordered burgers and cole slaw as well as salads and we were disappointed while in the past nothing could have gone wrong with this place. Either they have a...More

Thank TseLovan
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Nice clean restaurant option for breakfast, plenty of seating and large menu. Prices are competitive.

Thank going81
Reviewed 1 week ago

the place is a throw back to the old style diner's it is a50's retro. the people are polite and friendly, and the place is cool. the food is good. try a milkshake and a burger. it's worth the stop

Thank dave n
Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently went to Mel's Diner for breakfast. There is a wide variety of breakfast dishes. Portions are generous, and prices are reasonable. The service is friendly and attentive. All three of us enjoyed our breakfasts. The Mediterranean omelet was especially delicious. The booths are...More

Thank ALB63
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Mel’s diner may have any dish you fancy on their menu, but expect poor execution with a lot of garlic. Will not come back.

Thank Florian P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although the place wasn't busy when we got there we had a little wait to be seated. I spotted this place as we drove to our hotel right behind the restaurant. I wanted to try it so we did. The food was not good. We...More

Thank TammyH144
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

7 of us when to Mel’s. Had wonderful food and service ! Large menu - they had a bit of everything. We will go back next time we’re in town

Thank captainsunshine81
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I shared two breakfasts. Both were cooked as ordered and were very good. the waitress was very polite and helpful. The restaurant was very clean. I definitely will come back. Recommend this place for breakfast.

Thank martin a
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mel’s has a huge menu and they offer everything. It’s a 50s style dine and is always busy. My favourite is two lobster tails with salad or potato. Their ribs and prime rib are very reasonable. Their buns are great. Service is wonderful.

Thank June H
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ArubaP
24 October 2017|
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Response from retiredxx | Reviewed this property |
Mel’s always has a special Thanksgiving menu. Turkey dinner and other specials including prime rib.
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Lauryn P
2 April 2017|
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Response from NickCeppi | Reviewed this property |
Yes
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Bob F
24 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.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
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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