Went to Mel's based on reviews. Food, service and coffee were all good. Love the atmosphere and theme.
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This place obviously uses the cheapest ingredients available and while at first look you might like the fun decor, a closer look reveals a very dirty and grimy restaurant. Bathrooms were sickeningly gross. Not sure if the floors have ever been mopped. Waitress was nice...More
Being from San Francisco, I have fond memories of the original Mel's Drive-in on Van Ness Avenue, and the portrayal of a sock hop kind of place in the movie American Graffiti. This Mel's Diner in Yakima is all of that, rock and roll music...More
Back end of a car with fins in the entry way and vinyl booths are just some of the car theme in this very friendly and clean restaurant. Our breakfast was delicious and the menu entices to try it for other meals.
We had breakfast here on a weekend & had a small wait. The decor was so interesting, the 5-10 minute wait passed quickly! The wait staff was responsive & items often "just appeared" on our table! The food was delicious! A wonderful dining experience!
One of the only places still open after a tournament and it didn't disappoint. Prices were fair, but the food was great. Had the Kobe/Angus Beef Burger, very good. Milkshakes and fries were delicious. Funky diner interior with pink and teal metallic vinyl booths and...More
We stopped here for breakfast on our way through and we're not sorry. Really good breakfast and great coffee. Friendly service that never lets your cup go dry. Food was very good.
We loved this place. This was 'that American Diner' that you imagine. We had breakfast here. Of course the food was huge. I ordered an omelette which came with hashbrown. WHAT? It also comes with toast AND pancakes? No thanks, I can't eat that much!!...More
Fried pork chops and eggs at 3:00 A.M. No problem. Just like homemade. The steak tips and eggs are to die for. The first time I visited Mel's was when I first moved up here from Florida in 1984. I told the waitress that I...More