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Mel's Diner

28601 Trails Edge Blvd, Bonita Springs, FL 34133
+1 239-949-3080
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“finger food” (35 reviews)
“turkey dinner” (10 reviews)
“ribs” (37 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
28601 Trails Edge Blvd, Bonita Springs, FL 34133
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841 - 850 of 898 reviews

Reviewed 10 December 2012

Dave the manager is great. He remembers everyone from year to year, and for us locals he is the man. The food is always good and the service warm and friendly. Expect a wait on weekends especially when church lets out. Prices here are great...More

Thank CapitanBill
Reviewed 10 December 2012

Ham overcooked, breakfast potatoes were part charcoal, part mush.....toast burned. The waiter was excellent, service was fast and price was good. Will I go back....NO way!!!! I don't know where the people who give this place good marks are accustomed to eating but I can't...More

Reviewed 30 November 2012

I stopped in with my wife for lunch the other day. It's been a while since I had been here. I selected the meat loaf and my wife had a burger. Both of our meals were REALLY good and the portions were huge. With my...More

Thank Don C
Reviewed 20 November 2012 via mobile

The breakfast potatoes are some of the best I've ever had. I'm not sure what the seasonings were but they were wonderful! One of our group loved the polish sausage breakfast. I also had the granola and yogurt parfait which was ok. The strawberries were...More

Thank Nicole L
Reviewed 18 November 2012

Food nor service not the best and for the choices of places to eat in the Naples area, I would not go back again.

1  Thank jeanneessling
Reviewed 16 November 2012

I almost hesitate to write this review as I don't want Mel's to get any more crowded than it already is. That said, if you live here, you already know about Mel's. If you are visiting, make sure to plan a meal here. The atmosphere...More

Thank CapeCodder48
Reviewed 11 November 2012

Great strawberry shake. Great prices, great food, and good staff. Got surf and turf lobster and steak for only $14.99 both were cooked very well with a salad and a delicious side of sweet potato mash. the ribs were big and tasty as well!

Thank Kameech
Reviewed 4 November 2012

Fun 50's stule American Diner. We had a very nice meal in here. The staff were very friendly, providing excellent service despite the fact that it was very busy. My husband and I and our two children all came out very full, and it came...More

Thank Rowst
Reviewed 28 October 2012

Full menu, nice old fashioned service, reasonable price. It's one place you have to go to when you're in Naples. We went to the one closer to downtown.

Thank Haltz
Reviewed 21 October 2012

Your average diner but the food is never bad just average. Great prices. We had their two lobster tails and it was way better than I thought it would be and a great value.

Thank TinyTom01
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Questions & Answers
23 October 2017|
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Response from retiredxx | Reviewed this property |
Mel’s always has a special Thanksgiving menu. Turkey dinner and other specials including prime rib.
Lauryn P
2 April 2017|
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Response from NickCeppi | Reviewed this property |
Bob F
24 January 2017|
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Response from ranger333 | Reviewed this property |
We usually call in for pick up, during peak season, otherwise, seating is usually available fairly quickly. Have not attempted call ahead seating.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28601 Trails Edge Blvd, Bonita Springs, FL 34133
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Bonita Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 239-949-3080
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