Original Mel’s

Original Mel’s

The first "Mels Drive In" was opened on December 23, 1947 in San Francisco, California. The carhop eatery was an instant success: Mels was the place to go, with locations throughout Northern California. Known for great food, value and service "Mels" was a happy restaurant, with music and fun for all. 

Dogs welcome to sit outside with you when you enjoy a great burger.