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Mel's Diner

28601 Trails Edge Blvd, Bonita Springs, FL 34133
+1 239-949-3080
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“turkey dinner” (9 reviews)
“sundae” (11 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
28601 Trails Edge Blvd, Bonita Springs, FL 34133
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Cute outside but food and service were not good. My husband ordered a grouper sandwich and it was not grouper. I had a patty melt and it was awful. Service was extremely slow.

Thank 13betty
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Mel's diners is that 50s 60s throwback kind of a diner very good food very reasonably priced been in Bonita Springs a long time

Thank RandyB55
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped at Mel’s for their Wednesday night special of full rack of baby back ribs. Both my wife and I ordered the ribs (1st time we tried them). Not only were they fall off the bone tender but also had a delicious bbq seasoning. Plus...More

Thank retiredxx
Reviewed 1 week ago

Typical American Diner serving good quality food at competitive prices. We were greeted warmly and shown to a stall by the window - the place was busy but not overly so.. Anne Marie our waitress introduced herself promptly and within a couple for minutes we...More

Thank geoffandtom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have visited this restaurant often and in large parties (we had 20 people!) and they are consistently excellent. The food is delicious and the pricing is wonderful. Want a good meal at a great price with a doggie bag? Mel’s is the place!!!!

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Mel' is a value place to eat. The food is good for a reasonable price. The drinks are good if you want bar alcohol. A great place to go for a value meal

Thank Dan E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have been to the Mel’s in both Naples and Bonita. The portions are large, the atmosphere is entertaining and most importantly I never leave feeling anything but well fed and happy with the quality of food and service. A rack of ribs for $10 cannot...More

Thank Sue H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visit Mel's frequently. It is a great place for breakfast or lunch, We have even had dinner there.The atrmosphere is traditional Diner. The service is good and the food is good.

Thank ParkRidgeDave
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

FYI - this is not related to the California Mel's Diner (American Graffiti). This is more home style, grandma's recipes, local FL group of locations. Only grabbed lunch and was very happy with the chicken fajita salad. Another person in my group had a salad...More

Thank Kizambo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good atmosphere and good food attention to allergy excellent could not do more . Would recommend to anyone drop of the 41 and enjoy

Thank crashlandings
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Questions & Answers
23 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.
Lauryn P
1 April 2017|
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Bob F
23 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
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
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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