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Mel's at 22

22 Chestnut St, Cooperstown, NY 13326-1155
+1 607-435-7062
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“lobster risotto” (28 reviews)
“burger” (116 reviews)
“tater tots” (23 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
22 Chestnut St, Cooperstown, NY 13326-1155
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Reviewed yesterday

Our host at the marina where we are staying recommended Mel’s without us asking. He said he has always done so and no one has ever come back to him and complained. We were seated very quickly after spending the morning at the Baseball Hall...More

Thank Cathytraveling
Reviewed yesterday

We went back to Mel's at 22 last night for dinner and the experience wasn't nearly as good as the first time. We had reservations, no complaints about the table given to us, kind of out of the way and not in the middle. The...More

Thank Francesco T
Reviewed 2 days ago

what a surprise, this restaurant is a short walk from the Baseball Hall of Fame. Very nice menu, food was excellent, staff very pleasant, and the prices were great.

Thank Wink4300
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Myself and my parents went to Mel’s for dinner. Everything was excellent although both my dad and I wished we’d seen the burger before we ordered...the neighboring tables burgers looked amazing! I took a chance on the baked haddock after the waitress assured us the...More

Thank Diana S
Reviewed 2 days ago

I always wanted to put that in a title of a review. But, it's the truth, too. My wife and I were staying at the Landmark Inn, voted one of the top 25 B & B's in North America. It is a charming inn in...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The restaurant is located right in the middle of all the action and just a few blocks from the hall of fame. It is casual and the menu has from burgers to prime rib. I had fried haddock which was very good. My wife had...More

Thank Ben T
Reviewed 6 days ago

They make a great burger made with Hancock fish which was new to me. Liked it so much ordered twice. Wife had salads she really enjoyed. Very nice place where you can watch people walking and driving around town. Try it you will not be...More

Thank Frank P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Highly recommended by our hotel, must make reservations. Good food, not a huge menu, but good all around service

Thank jeconstant14
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I visited the Baseball Hall of Fame and had an early dinner here. The waiter, Clint, was great and food was delicious. Best New England Clam Chowder I’ve had since we started our New England road trip! You should definitely give it...More

Thank Kimberly C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We must have caught Mel’s on an off day. The service was horrendous. The table next to us had to get up and get their own soda refills and after waiting for close to 45 minutes for their food and two attempts to find the...More

Thank nvrdull
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June 1, 2018|
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Response from Claire1955 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, have no idea, you might try calling and asking. We were there in October, not a busy season! Enjoy!
George F
September 9, 2015|
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Response from DallasOwen2014 | Reviewed this property |
Ditto to the above answers.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Chestnut St, Cooperstown, NY 13326-1155
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Cooperstown
  • Phone Number: +1 607-435-7062
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