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Merv's Melt Shop

Merv's 825 Railroad Ave, Tallahassee, FL 32310
+1 850-765-5222
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tots” (14 reviews)
“brie” (5 reviews)
“sandwiches” (16 reviews)
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Merv's 825 Railroad Ave, Tallahassee, FL 32310
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Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

Went for breakfast and had egg, sausage and cheese wrap . Outstanding melts of all kinds . Very casual mostly outdoor seating . Nice change of pace , enjoyable experience

Thank Machet
Brad B, Owner at Merv's Melt Shop, responded to this reviewResponded May 10, 2018

Thanks very much for the feedback! We look forward to seeing you again soon

Reviewed April 26, 2018

I have eaten here about 5 or 6 times. The first 4 times were great. I thought the sandwiches were huge and I loved the handmade waffle chips. I raved about this place. Fast forward to my last couple of visits and now, it's very...More

Thank TallyTripper
Brad B, Owner at Merv's Melt Shop, responded to this reviewResponded April 27, 2018

I’m very sorry you didn’t enjoy the food. We are making some changes with the menu and obviously would love to treat you again to another experience. Please email me atbrad@riseandgrindhospitality.com to talk more thanks

Reviewed January 23, 2018

They'd put cheese on the entire sandwich. I've been here several times and the last 2, Mervs has been guilty of the deli sandwich thing,. You stack up the filling in the middle slice in two and poof looks thick right, except 1/4 of the...More

Thank brianinboca
Brad B, Owner at Merv's Melt Shop, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2018

Hey! We totally understand where you are coming from and we have been keeping a close eye on the quality of the food we are sending out. Please email me at brad@riseandgrindhospitality.com and we can take care of you and get it sorted out. Thanks!

Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

Great concept. Artisan crafted melts served with locally sourced ingredients that are of the highest quality. I wish it was open later than 3 pm!

Thank Ansel D
Brad B, Owner at Merv's Melt Shop, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2018

Thank you Ansel! What a perfect description of what we are offering to the masses! See you soon

Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

Our First Saturday Lunch Club was in Tallahassee and stopped at Merv's Found it to be fun, clean, a great variety and full of flavor. Would certainly visit again.

Thank jofl_trip
Brad B, Owner at Merv's Melt Shop, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2018

Thanks for the review! Wow a lunch club sounds like it would be really fun :) hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed November 19, 2017 via mobile

Great sandwiches and tots. Moderately priced. College students from FAMU and FSU often frequent the establishment which of course is always a good sign. I will be back.

Thank joerebk
Brad B, Owner at Merv's Melt Shop, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2018

Thanks for the review! We hope to see you again very soon.

Reviewed September 10, 2017

Merv's is a great place if you're in the mood for a sandwich and extras for lunch. I had the club sandwich on wheat, which was nicely prepared, with a side of their special potato chips covered in a combination of spices and soy sauce....More

Thank Anthony A
Brad B, Owner at Merv's Melt Shop, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2018

Thanks Anthony! Those chips you were snacking on were our Parmesan, balsamic and rosemary chips. We appreciate your kind words and look forward to seeing you again soon

Reviewed August 6, 2017

Great selection of food. All the items were really tasty. The atmosphere was very casual but upbeat. we went there for a lunch while moving into the dorms. great place to visit and unique meu.

Thank Lisa G
Brad B, Owner at Merv's Melt Shop, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2018

Thank you Lisa! We appreciate you visiting and we hope to see you again soon

Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

This was our first visit & since we were traveled no with our dog, we were looking for mutt-friendly. When we arrived, their were 2 other dogs on the outside eating area. You go inside to place your order & get your drinks. I had...More

Thank TravelingfromPace
Brad B, Owner at Merv's Melt Shop, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2018

Thanks for the review! First and foremost our bathrooms are located on the outside due to be fact the building used to be a gas station! Sorry for the confusion on that. We appreciate you bringing your dog in! Thanks for coming in and we...More

Reviewed March 20, 2017 via mobile

A friend suggested this place for lunch and I'm so glad she did. As soon as I saw the menu online, I was excited about checking it out. The hard part was trying to decide what to order as there were so many delicious sounding...More

Thank Jennifer K
Brad B, Owner at Merv's Melt Shop, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2018

Thank you Jennifer for the wonderful review. The Brie n Bacon is definitely in my top three as well! I love the salty/sweet combination. We are sorry about the grits and will keep an eye on those. Thank you for your feedback and we hope...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Merv's 825 Railroad Ave, Tallahassee, FL 32310
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Tallahassee
  • Phone Number: +1 850-765-5222
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