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Mel's Drive-In

1000 Universal Studios Plaza, Orlando, FL 32819 (Florida Center)
407.363.8000
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Ranked #994 of 3,148 Restaurants in Orlando
Cuisines: Hamburgers
Neighborhood: Florida Center
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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Boynton Beach, Florida
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51 reviews 51 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We have come to Universal Studios a few times and have tried most of the quick-stop places. The burgers here beat Monster Cafe(nothing there is really preferable, due for a re-Vamp lol) by a landslide. They have a shake combo as well. Fries, onion rings, chicken fingers also. Of course everything in the park is ridiculously high, but at least... More

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Barbados
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Just like walking back into time with the cars out front and the layout. Food was good and service quick. We ate here the night we went to HHN.

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Calgary, Canada
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43 reviews 43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

We are a family of 3 and visited Mel's on October 4, 2014. We thought the restaurant looked cool from the outside and wanted to grab a quick bite before heading to the next attraction. It was probably around 2:00 pm and we wanted to find a place to cool off from the afternoon sun too. We found that the... More

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41 reviews 41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

we ate here during Halloween horror nights for a quick burger. nothing special just your average fast food place.

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FL, USA
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42 reviews 42 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

The whole family loved it, like being back in time or in a movie. The atmosphere of the park makes it wonderful. We have been before and will return again.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Food was ok, perhaps a little pricey but that's to be expected. Worth it for a quick bite and leg rest.

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Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

The shakes are like Wendy's frostys...great burgers and tons of fries. Love the food. I go every time I go to Universal :) and my son loves the cars.

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Mobile, Alabama
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117 reviews 117 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

having that Mel's drive-in on numerous occasions. It is a good place to stop to get a really quick sitdown meal. We usually get hamburgers with cheese and shakes together with a few orders of fries. The price is usually about $15 a head. It's got a very good location is a good place to grab a recently quick bite... More

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Exton, Pennsylvania
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72 reviews 72 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Love this cute 50's style restaurant in Universal Studios! I ate here when I was little and went back as an adult and still loved it! You go up to the counter to order and find your own seat in the restaurant. It is decorated adorably and the tables have their own mini jukeboxes at them. I ordered a milkshake... More

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68 reviews 68 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We always stop here when we are at Halloween Horror Nights and I would recommend coming here. The decor is really nice. It's almost like going back in time to the 50's eating here with the jukebox's at the tables, the neon lights and the old cars out front. The food was surprisingly good. I got the chicken sandwich and... More

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Additional Information about Mel's Drive-In

Address: 1000 Universal Studios Plaza, Orlando, FL 32819
Phone Number: 407.363.8000
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando>  > Florida Center
Cuisine: Hamburgers

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