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Mel's Diner

4820 S Cleveland Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33907-1320
+1 239-275-7850
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“eggs benedict” (10 reviews)
“fries” (34 reviews)
“prime rib” (18 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4820 S Cleveland Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33907-1320
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you read my reviews. I really dislike leaving anything less than a 4 star. =( . We visited Mel's Diner on Sunday morning and were not to happy. It definitely was packed and we were seated within 20 minutes, which was great. Why three...More

Thank Jesse L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for early dinner. Menu is large so everyone should find something they like.I ordered all you can eat fish and chips.Came with soup or salad and fries.It is an everyday special for 10 dollars.very good also got fried pickles very good.Friends got corn beef...More

Thank redmaw45
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Mel's Diner for lunch. This is a lovely clean well cared for diner. The server Susan was very pleasant and the food was freshly made and generous portions. Looking forward to a return visit to try something else from there extensive menu.

Thank Susia858952
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Standard diner fare at a reasonable price with ALWAYS friendly and professional service. Mel’s decor is 50’s kitsch and last time we had breakfast on a weekend there was a ventriloquist traveling from table to table entertaining guests and posing for pictures. Always a happy...More

Thank MysteriousIslander
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were a party of 9 and were seated right away. Portions are very large and everyone was very pleased with their food. The country fried steak is also excellent. As an added treat there was a woman roaming the restaurant with puppets going from...More

Thank MarkVoto
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Super cocktail prices, friendly service and reasonable prices. 1950's decorated. Try the Ruben sandwich or steak.

Thank PABuckeyeFans
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great place to visit for a good meal at a fair price. Well run place, people are polite, place was clean when we were there, burgers are good, fries were served hot. Try them out!!

Reviewed 10 November 2017

I wide variety of all types of American favorites. The diner was a very busy place on the night I went. I sit at the counter and ordered a corned beef on rye. It was a mile high of meat and very tasty. I had...More

Thank Normienorman
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

I wife and I stopped in here from the Travelodge next door and were pleasantly surprised with the friendly wait staff and the light and eclectic atmosphere. The floors are clean the booths were clean and the staff all had Smiles on their faces. We...More

Thank foxtango15
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Great corned beef benedict eggs perfectly poached. Excellent service. If you love fresh sneezed orange juice this is the place!

Thank Janette P
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2 April 2017|
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Response from dragontravel2012 | Reviewed this property |
30-45 minutes.
Frederick G
24 December 2016|
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Response from msesqct | Reviewed this property |
Sorry don't know. Check the website for hours of operation or call the diner
Jill H
11 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
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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