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Mels Tearoom

17 Bridge St, Sackville, New Brunswick E4L 3N6, Canada
+1 506-536-1251
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (5 reviews)
“fries” (9 reviews)
Open Now
8:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Diner, Canadian
17 Bridge St, Sackville, New Brunswick E4L 3N6, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

No really that good fries were cold and small portion of meats left there feeling ripped off and coffee was cold will not be returning garbage food !

Thank hungryguy820
Reviewed 12 October 2017

For those of you who know this institution from decades ago, it is not the Mel's of old. Much of the faded charm and cosiness is gone, as are the magazines, yellowed postcards, cheap cigars and extensive selection of junk food.......but times change and Mel's...More

Thank DonBrown
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Old style diner with the long marble soda fountain counter. Great homemade food. Old style booths with a few table choices up front. Staff is friendly and helpful. Downtown near all amenities. Check it out.

Thank WardDorchester
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

The hamburgers were excellent, you can taste the difference with fresh ground. Simple ingredients and nicely cooked. The smoked meat sandwich was huge, thinly sliced coned beef with nice flavour. Good service, fun environment and reasonable pricing. We tried the doughnuts and milkshakes too, which...More

Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Retro atmosphere. Good food. Good prices. Cheerful staff. Turkey soup really tastes home made. Smoked meat sandwich was tasty.

Thank Ten-After-Ten
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Mel's has been 'the spot' to eat & hang out since the late 50's for me. It hasn't changed much over the years; the food is great, service is good ,& staff always smiling & friendly. I guess the biggest change I have seen is...More

Thank daveskraftworks
Reviewed 7 September 2017

What a great surprise! A long counter with stools. Booths, a jukebox. Like going back to the 50's. It is in a wonderful few block area iN downtown Sackville with other interesting shops and places to visit.

Thank Veronica H
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Classic handmade 4-6 oz burger patties made from local beef, hand-cut fries using the original potato peeler + cutter, circa 1919 + 1945. Old photos os Sackville abound, plus a juke box that still works. Top this experience off with a milkshake or a local...More

Thank NorthernOntarioBliss
Reviewed 25 July 2017

We had dinner here and the burger is still as amazing as it was when I was a student at Mount A. Our server was friendly and fast and knew all the locals who walked in. Unfortunately, they were sold out of their famous homemade...More

Thank Brenda V
Reviewed 15 July 2017

An off beat rustic hole in the wall, looks the age it holds, probably has not changed in over 70 years inside...but wow, the food is delicious and the service is good.

Thank laurence_baird
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$10
Diner, Canadian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Bridge St, Sackville, New Brunswick E4L 3N6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  New Brunswick  >  Sackville
  • Phone Number: +1 506-536-1251
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