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Mel's Diner

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229 Wentworth Blvd, Lafayette, LA 70508-4131
+1 337-839-9888
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Oct 14, 2015
“Great breakfast!!!”
Sep 24, 2015
“Take A Foodie Stroll Back To The 50's!”
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Diner, American
229 Wentworth Blvd, Lafayette, LA 70508-4131
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Reviewed October 14, 2015 via mobile

Love the old school diner feel.. You've Got to read the signs around the diner!! Great breakfast.. Great service and great value for your dollar! French toast, eggs and great coffee!!! Will be back when we visit again!

Thank Janet M
Reviewed September 24, 2015

This exceptionally clean old school diner, HAS to have THE most incredible homemade biscuits I have EVER eaten! Although Mel's serves all types of food, breakfast is the treat here. wait staff took a page right out of the 50's and 60's. Excellent made to...More

Thank 730kevynw
Reviewed September 1, 2015

50's diner that will bring you back to simpler times. Very good food and great hometown service. I have eaten their famous breakfast at least once a month.

Thank choneylafayette
Reviewed July 4, 2015

Been there few times, for breakfast and lunch, Just fine, nothing bad to say about it.I like the atmosphere and staff. Fell like they know you for ever, like family.

Thank Francois V
Reviewed April 22, 2015

Mel's diner has a lunch menu plus you can order from regular menu any time. The Mel's on Johnston has excellent pasta. The portion on their senior menu is generous. I have enjoyed various meals always good, always a fair price, and always served with...More

Thank rosepitre
Reviewed May 20, 2014

Mel's breakfast is tied for my favorite breakfast in town. The best part is that they're open 24/7. Sometimes I'm up at 3 or 4 when I'm transitioning from my night shift and I know I can always come here for coffee and/or really good...More

Thank Ryan S
Reviewed July 29, 2013

I think Mel's Diner is one of those places that serves it's purpose and doesn't try to be something that it's not. If you're in the mood for some good (not great, but consistent) meatloaf, chicken fried steak, hamburgers, or any other old school type...More

Thank cajunflo
Reviewed May 9, 2013

I went to college in this city and our late night organic chemistry study sessions always ended up at this diner. Wait, come to think of it, so did my thermodynamics class, my Calculus III and what ever late study group I happened to be...More

Thank soldiergirl1001
Reviewed July 6, 2012

I have stopped in here a few times; but, it is not that appealing to me. Locals really do love it for some reason!!

Thank karen m
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Diner, American
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  • Address: 229 Wentworth Blvd, Lafayette, LA 70508-4131
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lafayette Parish  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: +1 337-839-9888
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