It is always fun to return to Mel’s for the tasty meals and wonderful service and entertainment. Always affordable and fast.
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Appreciated the great talent of the singing waitresses and waiters. The king type food we had was terrific. A little higher priced as its Branson
We loved both the food and the entertainment at Mel's Hard Luck Diner! First visit, didn't know what to expect. My husband and I were pleasantly surprised! The burgers were some of the best we've ever eaten and the servers are truly talented singers! This...More
Every time we come to Branson we visit this place several times. Love the singers and the special salads and the raspberry salad dressing. Have been having this every since. One of my favorite singers passed last year and really miss John. So much talent...More
I love coming to this diner! The talent has always been good. We have never ordered anything we didn’t like. We took our grandkids last year and they had a great time. This time we shared a burger and fries so we could have room...More
Very entertaining time for a meal. Your wait person is also a singer here. And they are talented singers-not karioki. Food is good but the real draw is the environment and the entertainment. CDs available as well.
We were seated at a table and watched servers with a mic take turns singing while pacing back and forth through the dining area. Avoiding an awkward eye connection with the performer while trying to eat was uncomfortable. The food was obviously from a precooked...More
This is Mel, owner of the diner. The daily report I receive of reviews from TripAdvisor, Yelp, Facebook etc, was indeed "strange" today. There were all fives except for one four and this one. This person has done 3 reviews, only 1 restaurant. They are...More
This was right next to our hotel so we thought we’d give it a try. Food was good kinda of on the pricey side almost $50 for a family of 3.
We stopped here for lunch. The waitresses and waiters take turns singing as they serve food. They are all quite talented. The shakes and malts are amazing. The food portions were large and delicious too. Very family friendly and while it was a little hard...More