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Mel's Good Times Cafe - CLOSED

309 Huffman Mill Rd, 309 Huffman Mill Road, Burlington, NC 27215-5150
+1 336-584-1177
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Jan 18, 2017
“Refused to honor legitimate Groupon”
Jan 18, 2017
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cajun & Creole, Seafood, American
$$ - $$$
309 Huffman Mill Rd, 309 Huffman Mill Road, Burlington, NC 27215-5150
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Reviewed January 18, 2017

Prior to closing the business, the owner refused to honor a Groupon that was issued for 2 people. Staff stated the only way they would honor the Groupon was if 4 people were present. The owner made that decision but I made the decision that...More

Thank Bobby M
Reviewed January 18, 2017

Mel's Good Time Café is no longer exist. It has been sold and will be replace with another restaurant.

Thank review12015
Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

I have had the absolute blessing and Privilege to work and serve at this amazing establishment for over 2 years . The owner is hands down the best boss I ever ever worked for . The cuisine , atmosphere & employees are unparalleled to any...More

Thank Regina C
Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely love the food. Shrimp tacos are to die for. Great service and great drink specials! Be warned the bartender brad was sort of an dick but can sometimes be funny so we forgive him for it.

Thank Ryan H
Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

After 2.5 years Mels is closing, we said good bye to all our coworkers and regular customers at the best New Years party in town.

Thank Alexandra S
Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

Bartenders are amazing. Staff is solid. Owner has a heart of gold. Great goodbye party. This restaurant will be missed

Thank Brad M
Reviewed December 19, 2016 via mobile

Went to Mel's Good Times Cafe for my friend's birthday and i absolutely loved it! the food was great and the service was amazing! 10/10

Thank cajhoward
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Reviewed December 19, 2016 via mobile

Good was delicious, love the shrimp and grits!! Great atmosphere, service, and food. Best Cajun/lousianna/burgers in town!!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed December 7, 2016 via mobile

We have traveled in the past to New Orleans and were excited to try this place out. Wow, what a let down. The place was dirty looking and the wait staff looked bored, unkempt and rather slow. Food was passable but didn't overcome the atmosphere....More

Thank David M
Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

Food is very tasty. There are always specials as well. Very kid friendly. The owner provides free ice cream for kids.

Thank ryan s
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$5 - $20
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 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: 309 Huffman Mill Rd, 309 Huffman Mill Road, Burlington, NC 27215-5150
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 336-584-1177
  • E-mail
Mel's Good Times Cafe and the Wicked Mojo-BAR&GRILL are our 2-resturants located under one roof . Mel's is a 125 seat cafe that will take you back in time. Wicked Mojo's is a 75 seat New Orleans themed sports bar with museum quality collectables on display. Free tours given daily! We specialize in GORMET burgers ,seafood &authenic Cajun!
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