Mel's Drive-In

Mel's Drive-In

"Made famous by "American Graffiti," this '50s-inspired diner is the quintessential Hollywood combination of faux reality and nostalgia."

1650 Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA
(323) 465-3111 serving: Central LA, Hollywood
open:Sun-Thu 6:30am-3am Fri-Sat 24 hrs

Location, Location, Location:


Breakfast, Cheap Eats, $, Diners, Open 7 Days, Open 24 Hours, Lunch Spot, Mastercard Accepted, Late Night Dining, Bars & Clubs, Visa Accepted, Restaurants, Hamburgers, Family-Friendly Dining,

The Low Down


Know Before You Go: Checks are paid up front instead of directly to the server.

Parking: There are limited street spots, but parking is available in the large adjacent lot; it costs $2.50 for one hour, even with restaurant validation.

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