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Mel's Diner

4820 S Cleveland Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33907-1320
+1 239-275-7850
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fries” (37 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (10 reviews)
“cheeseburger” (11 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4820 S Cleveland Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33907-1320
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Nothing fancy but service was good, food was hot. Very crowded this time of year as we are in high season. Will go back!!

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We first ate at Mel's 25 years ago when my wife and I were dating. We had to make the trip back when we were in Fort Myers. Not much has changed, still really good food and really good prices. Huge serving sizes, and Tamer...More

Thank CapeSprouts
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food and nice size portions. Prices are moderate and affordable. Great location, close to the highway.

Thank Nancy C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice diner. Was not too noisy like some restuarants. Food was cooked correctly and suited my tase. Prices were reasonable. I would definitely go back.

Thank Carl A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been to Mel’s a few times during our stay in Cape Coral. Always have a wait but I do believe they have “call ahead” reservations. Good variety of food items and reasonably priced. Waitstaff is very friendly and efficient

Thank Gail T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious, fresh food at very reasonable prices! The food and service are consistently good. We eat here frequently and will continue to do so.

Thank crcardillo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food, good coffee, friendly and efficient staff, a blast from the past decor. We were quickly seated and enjoyed the atmosphere.

Thank tripsters4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After viewing this restaurant on Fox News, I felt compelled to visit Mel's. This is a great place for your favorite comfort food as you can have breakfast all day. The sandwiches and burgers are served the way you want them and adult beverages are...More

Thank miller-light-8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

But much about this place makes it a standout or a place I would go out if my way to return to. To be honest I can remember exactly what we ordered but we both agreed that a repeat visit wouldn’t happen.

Thank Dalcrew1985
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very busy place but staff was very good at providing good service. Good food and served in large quantities. Wide selection. Also has a full bar.

Thank hec1943
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Questions & Answers
3 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from dragontravel2012 | Reviewed this property |
30-45 minutes.
Frederick G
25 December 2016|
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Response from Beansandpeas | Reviewed this property |
No. They are not open
Jill H
12 October 2016|
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Response from joanne571 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I have a group of single women who went on thanksgiving so no one had to cook and thought the dinner very good
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4820 S Cleveland Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33907-1320
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers
  • Phone Number: +1 239-275-7850
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