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Mel's Diner Fort Myers

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4820 S Cleveland Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33907-1320
+1 239-275-7850
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06:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Mon 06:00 - 21:00
Tue - Sat 06:00 - 22:00
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Brantford, Canada
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148 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Our first time with our visiting friends to have breakfast, it was fantastic, fast and delicious - and cheap !

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Denver, Colorado
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44 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Better than expected. Fresh fish was great. Server Fluffy was excellent. Will do it again next time in town.

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Thank Chris80202
Fort Myers, Florida
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Even though I titled this "Great Breakfast" Mel's is so much more. I love the decor and atmosphere. This is a laid back eatery with very good service, and the food is really good. Can't beat the prices and value. See you there some time soon.

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Dearborn, Michigan
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Love the atmosphere and the food was great I had salmon pesto, one had grouper dinner another had grouper sandwich everything was great and taste

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Thank 6roset
Westbury, New York
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don't bother, Mel needs to go back to his roots,& take lessons. It should have been 10 oz burger medium , what arrived were 2 thin patties over cooked my request was medium! My husband ordered grouper & got salmon. Our friends got canned vegies as a side. A lot to be desired , if wanted a diner experience in... More 

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Thank Queenclean27
Northampton, Pennsylvania
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food, alcoholic beverages. Very large menu, lots to choose from. Nice atmosphere. Very clean, recently updated. Friendly staff. Quick service. Easily accommodated a family of five.

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Thank Wendy S
Fort Myers, Florida
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food and nice surroundings. Service was great and it had a very old style atmosphere. Will definitely visit again.

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Toronto, Canada
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84 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great selection of items for breakfast. Service was good however requested toast was forgotten, then delivered incorrectly and then correctly later. Breakfast entrees were all very good.

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Thank OskieTor
Salem, Massachusetts
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had lunch with friends on the way to the airport and was pleasantly surprised. Large selection, reasonably priced and the waitress was terrific. One of the best turkey clubs I've ever had. Wish we had one in the Northeast.

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Streeter, North Dakota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were overwhelmed by the choices. The food was good. The service was great! More food than one person should eat. We shared a plate. So many nostalgic options! Would definitely do it again!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10
Cuisine
American, Diner, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 21:00
Monday
06:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 22:00
Thursday
06:00 - 22:00
Friday
06:00 - 22:00
Saturday
06:00 - 22:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?