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Meli Bar & Restaurant

294 W Main St, Waukesha, WI 53186-4604
+1 262-232-8175
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good22%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“greek salad” (5 reviews)
“risotto” (5 reviews)
“burger” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
294 W Main St, Waukesha, WI 53186-4604
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

Not only is the food here fantastic, the atmosphere is phenomenal. I always feel like I'm a welcomed guest and the owner, Llazar is so friendly and accommodating. Saturday nights they have a DJ and it's an awesome time!

Thank mschmitt2017
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Blown away by another great downtown Waukesha place to eat. Atmosphere is warm and service is great. A Mediterranean flavor to the menu. Recommended: Saganaki and Calamari, Greek salad and Beet salad, Meli Burger, Portobello Risotto and the TEnderloin Filet. A tip of my hat...More

2  Thank sheldn
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Meli Bar & Restaurant has consistently great food - excellent variety and great service. Highly recommend this as one of the best restaurants in Waukesha.

Thank Schlindy
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We shared a couple of the appetizers and a meal. No complaints at all. Will definitely be going back.

Thank Becky S
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Recently I hosted a business event at Meli Bar & Restaurant. The staff was extremely accommodating and the food was great. They went out of their way to move things around just to make our experience better. When our food came out we weren't quite...More

1  Thank Meghan B
Reviewed 5 March 2017

If you just read the menu, you would say that this is a very creative and trendy place. However, there is more to a top notch restaurant than creating a menu. Freshness, timing (hot or cold), service were all just okay. I would try it...More

Thank KO1097
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

I brought my daughter here to eat an early dinner. She is a college student and decide to eat here as a treat from college food. We were very disappointed. We had 4 of their small plates. The baked feta was good. The beet salad...More

Thank Cjejauer
Reviewed 11 December 2016

I have never once sent a dish back to the kitchen because it was that bad... that was until I visited Meli. I ordered the Mushroom Risotto. WOW was it horrible. No flavor whatsoever, it just tasted like Hot Cream. I had the other people...More

Thank Anna D
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Great staff. Absolutely the freshest fish for your Friday Fish Fry. They offer 1 of the BEST burgers in the area. Honestly there is not a bad thing on their menu. The night life scene is totally enjoyable as well. Saturday nights they have 1...More

Thank bradleyurbaniak
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Hubby and I were quite surprised by the diverse menu and fantastic service. I asked for the hamburger on their own flatbread and what a great choice! Hubby was disappointed that the pork chops had no sage dressing (not mentioned when he ordered) food was...More

Thank 5sahandful
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 294 W Main St, Waukesha, WI 53186-4604
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Waukesha
  • Phone Number: +1 262-232-8175
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