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Mel's Diner - CLOSED

558 Nevada Hwy, Boulder City, NV 89005-2420
+1 702-293-1508
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
17 Mar 2015
“OUT of Business”
3 Nov 2014
“Mel's is CLOSED”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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558 Nevada Hwy, Boulder City, NV 89005-2420
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1 - 10 of 84 reviews

Reviewed 18 March 2015

Mel is no longer in business. It opened in 1931 I think and has beed serving food all this time. The Browder family has sold the property and the oldest restaurant in Boulder City is no more.

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 4 November 2014

Just want everyone to know that this place is no longer open. If you are looking for a place to eat breakfast in Boulder City try the following places: Little City Grille Boulder Dam Hotel Southwest Diner

1  Thank CherRuss M
Reviewed 19 October 2014

It is similar to what you would get from a café here in the UK. Very friendly staff, cheerful and helpful. The food was ok, quick to be served. It seemed to be used by the locals a lot and the atmosphere was one of...More

Thank marct0603
Reviewed 29 September 2014

Drove from Las Vegas to go to Mel's Diner in Boulder City and there is an orange sticker on the door saying they are closed by the order of Boulder City government. The Coffee Cup down the street is doing a booming business. Wanted to...More

Thank JennyandJoeS
Reviewed 20 July 2014

Stopped here for a late breakfast, and it is one of three restaurants in town. Menu was simple,and a board detailed 2 or 3 specials. The eggs and hash browns were excellent. You could tell they use real potatoes and not the reconstituted type. The...More

Thank jpendejo
Reviewed 9 July 2014

We stopped by here on the long drive up to Mono Lake from the Grand Canyon. It was old fashioned but good. The food was as expected from the traditional style of the restaurant but very good. Quick service and a very reasonable bill.

Thank Anne B
Reviewed 7 July 2014

Planned on having the chicken fried steak but they were out. Then I wanted the corned beef hash and they were out too. sigh! Not a good plan for a holiday weekend. But, the breakfast I did have was good. They just mis-planned the food....More

Thank kj7hz
Reviewed 15 June 2014

I met a friend here for a business lunch, and enjoyed a good, clean restaurant with friendly, attentive staff. He ordered the chicken fried steak and gravy, with scrambled eggs and hash browns, he loved it, said it was one of the best he ate...More

Thank Frank C
Reviewed 14 May 2014

Good food, friendly and happy staff. Oldest diner in town. Fun to stumble on a locals place while visiting the Hoover Dam.

Thank Mountainsteve
Reviewed 2 May 2014

I was travelling from Flagstaff to Vegas. I sat at the counter for lunch. Service was good. Food came quickly and was a good value.

Thank Love_to_travel177
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 558 Nevada Hwy, Boulder City, NV 89005-2420
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Boulder City
  • Phone Number: +1 702-293-1508
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