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Mel's Steakhouse - CLOSED

106 Arrowhead Rd, Whitney, TX 76692-5154
+1 888-412-3044
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good9%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
28 May 2013
“Awesome food, great service and reasonable prices”
2 Mar 2013
“Good steaks and very nice people”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Steakhouse
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106 Arrowhead Rd, Whitney, TX 76692-5154
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Reviewed 28 May 2013

Steaks melted in your mouth ! Salad bar was fresh and plentiful. Kids meals were also good. Make sure you try the fried banana dessert, it is out of this world !! We didn't eat the buffet on Friday night but heard it was really...More

Thank mkpingree
Reviewed 3 March 2013

We had dinner at Mel's for the first time this evening. We started with the sampler plate of appetizers which was extremely good. It would have been nice to have some blue cheese or a horseradish type dip for some of the items but the...More

Thank Kimberly S
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Reviewed 28 February 2013 via mobile

Wonderful view of Lake Whitney, Texas with attention to a fresh salad bar and consistent great food! My family and I have had dinner both Friday and Saturday nights at Mel's and we keep coming back for the great food and service and did I...More

1  Thank JCtaco
Reviewed 16 February 2013

I live in New York City so I get to eat at every type of restaurant you can imagine, but when I am fortunate enough to have an opportunity for a mental holiday, I come to Texas for R&R at Arrowhead Resort and a home-cooked...More

1  Thank TexKeystone
Reviewed 18 October 2012

The food at Mel's is sometimes good, and sometimes not. Not really what you'd expect at a "Steakhouse," and I'd skip their Friday "buffet."

2  Thank JoeKent
Reviewed 22 September 2012

Because I live very far away from Texas (in China), I do not get to eat here often. Every time I do make it to Whitney, I eat at Mel's! The steaks are amazing. The staff are so friendly and helpful which makes the atmosphere...More

3  Thank Crowberries
Reviewed 16 September 2012

We live in Waco and have made the drive to Lake Whitney several times just to eat at Mel's Steakhouse. Everything has always been delicious! The salad bar could be a meal in itself, the entrees are perfectly prepared, the bread and muffins are heavenly,...More

2  Thank Melinda R
Reviewed 15 September 2012

As Always a great meal with friendly fast service. I enjoy their buffet selections, with the salad bar being a good start and dessert just right as my finish.

1  Thank Weezyone
Reviewed 15 September 2012

We make it to Arrowhead Resort a couple of times a year to get back in touch nature, usually when WestFest is going on nearby, and it its always a treat to dine at Mel's Steakhouse when we do. Folks up here in the northeast...More

1  Thank TexKeystone
Reviewed 13 September 2012

I heard a Yogi Berra story about an away-game somewhere, and after the game, he, Mickey Mantle, and some other players were planning to go to dinner. A restaurant was mentioned, and Yogi's response was, "That place is so crowded, nobody goes there anymore!" That's...More

1  Thank spunkydad
Melinda C, Owner at Mel's Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2012

Love your Yogi Berra story. As a small family run restaurant in a rural area we are actually quite proud of the amount of business we have, especially among locals who keep us in business. We are proud to have been written up favorably in...More

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  • Address: 106 Arrowhead Rd, Whitney, TX 76692-5154
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Whitney
  • Phone Number: +1 888-412-3044
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