Mel's Cafe

Diners, Soul Food

719 W Main St, Charlottesville
(434) 971-8819


Tripadvisor Tripadvisor: 4.5
Google Google: 4.6
Yelp Yelp: 4.5
Facebook Facebook: 4.9
Foursquare Foursquare: 8.1


Reviews for Mel's Cafe

Caroline F.
Mel's is the most authentic soul food you'll find in Charlottesville. Only place I've ever been that matches my grandmother's Southern home more
Kimberly R.
This is my spot when in our even close to Charlottesville. thge owner is still the cook and is so nice. Food is great, prices great and service is great. more
K Car
Staff was friendly, chicken wing dings, cole slaw & cornbread were very delicious! My daughter enjoyed the veggie burger but none of us were a fan of the mac ‘ more

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Monday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sunday Closed


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Omelettes - Breakfast

Cheese Omelette$4.25
Ham-Cheese Omelette$6
Ham-Cheese-Onions-Peppers Omelette$5.2
The George Omelette$6
Ham, cheese, onions, green peppers, dice tomato, topped with chili beans.

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Fried Chicken (3 Pieces) Combo$0
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