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Welcome to Mel's!

How can we help you?

Food, Drinks, Uncommon Coffee, Protein Smoothies, Sandwiches, Wraps, Albanese Candy, Storage, U-Haul, Tanning, CBD and more!

Mel's is a one-stop-shop for all your convenience needs. In addition to our delicious breakfast, lunch, and deli items, we offer a wide range of convenience store items for our customers. Visit Mel's today to experience our excellent food and extensive selection.

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Who We Are

We've been a premier cafe and service center in Berrien Springs, Michigan since 1984. We're a one-stop shop specializing in deli options, tanning beds, and storage. We also offer coffee, smoothies, sandwiches, and more. We provide excellent customer service with health advice. We're looking forward to partnering with Saint Joseph, Niles, and Buchanan consumers to continue to offer a premier convenience store experience. We'd like to personally invite you to stop by for a cold brew, today!

Convenience Store

Grab and go! Food and Drinks! Smoothies and More!


Need some extra space? Storage units are available for rent!

Albanese Candy

Stop in today to see what options are available! World's Best Candy!


Protein Smoothies, Drinks and Sticks. Healthy Snack Options!


Lunch on the go! Healthy alternatives!


Look good and feel better with our Tanning system!


Moving across town or across the country? Solutions are available.

Uncommonly good! Brewed fresh or buy it by the bag!


CBD available here! Feel better with a natural alternative!

Why are Protein Smoothies so Popular?

  1. Convenience: Protein smoothies are quick and easy to prepare, making them a convenient choice for people with busy lifestyles. They can be a nutritious meal replacement or snack on the go.

  2. Nutrient Density: Protein smoothies are often packed with essential nutrients. They typically include protein sources like whey, plant-based proteins, as well as fruits, vegetables, and other ingredients that provide vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants.

  3. Weight Management: Many people use protein smoothies as part of a weight management or fitness regimen. Protein helps promote feelings of fullness and can aid in weight loss or muscle building when combined with exercise.

  4. Muscle Recovery: After a workout, protein is crucial for muscle recovery and growth. Protein smoothies provide a convenient way to replenish protein stores post-exercise.

  5. Customization: Protein smoothies can be customized to individual preferences and dietary needs. You can adjust the ingredients, protein sources, and flavors to suit your taste and dietary restrictions.

  6. Health and Wellness Trends: The emphasis on health and wellness has contributed to the popularity of protein smoothies. Many people view them as a health-conscious choice that supports their fitness and dietary goals.

  7. Variety: The variety of ingredients available for protein smoothies allows for a wide range of flavor combinations. This variety keeps the experience interesting and encourages people to incorporate them into their diets regularly.

  8. Digestibility: Smoothies are easy to digest, making them a suitable option for those with sensitive stomachs or dietary restrictions.

  9. Taste Appeal: Many protein smoothies are formulated to taste delicious, which encourages people to consume them as a tasty and satisfying snack or meal.

  10. Health Benefits: Protein is essential for various bodily functions, including tissue repair, enzyme production, and immune system support. Protein smoothies are seen as a way to meet daily protein requirements while enjoying a tasty beverage.

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