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Melvyn's Restaurant

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2000 North Eightenth Street, Monroe, LA 71201
+1 318-325-2055
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11:00 - 22:00
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Louisiana
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749 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 273 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

We like to eat at Melvyn's on a regular basis. I really like the lunch specials especially the fried chicken. You can never go wrong with a Melvyn's burger or their hamburger steak. The french fries are very good too. Its a local restaurant with good food and service. We like supporting our local restaurants.

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Thank French S
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

They have great burgers but sometimes the service is lacking. The food almost makes up for it but sometimes the staff isn't paying as much attention as they should be.

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Thank Joshua L
Middletown, Ohio
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

CONSISTENCY & QUALITY IS THE KEY TO MELVYNS..BEST BURGER IN MONROE !!! One thing that impresses me is there appears to be little or no employee turnover

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Thank gerald396
Monroe, Louisiana
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137 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016

Melvyn's has been here in there new location now for several years, and is very popular for lunch and dinner.

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Thank enochs
ruston,la
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

I haven't been hear in years and loved the old location. The food was below average, and the staff obviously wasn't concerned about doing their job.. No wonder they were empty at noon on a Saturday!

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Thank Keylargo77
Monroe, Louisiana
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558 reviews
292 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2016

Melvyn's is a part of the dining culture in Monroe. It is not fancy, but it is fun. The food is not great, but it is good. The décor is not classy, but it is homey and comfortable. Recently my wife and I dropped by and grabbed a booth. I had a chile burger and fries and a small pasta... More 

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Thank jrsmith8
Monroe, Louisiana
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41 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2015

Melvyn's is a tradition hangout that has changed little over the years. The hamburgers and fries are great, having that home cooked taste from their grill. They also have daily specials but to me it's the hamburgers that make this place special

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Thank Bellke
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199 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2015 via mobile

Went in for lunch. Had the Mega burger and was very pleased with the taste, size and bun. I tasted just like I cooked it on my grill at home. Fries are good skin on with sea salt. Tea was ok. It's a bar and grill type location. Nothing outstanding for decor. Server was friendly. I would eat here again... More 

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Thank Ironman91
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2015 via mobile

Nice atmosphere. The positives stop there. The food was flavorless, the burger was cold, the waiter was inattentive and forgot parts of the order, and worst of all, after the kitchen staff placed our plates on the bar the waiter stacked them, meaning whatever was on the bar was now on three of our four meals. Draft beer machine also... More 

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Thank Nicholas N
Bastrop, Louisiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2014 via mobile

We go to this little "hole in the wall" restaurant quite often. It is one of the best "super" casual places in the area . I have had the bugers which are really good along with the ribeye steak. But to me the best this place has to offer is the hamburger steak. It is stuffed with onions and cheeses... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2000 North Eightenth Street, Monroe, LA 71201
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Monroe
  • Phone Number: +1 318-325-2055

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