Mel is a purple octopus with black eyebrows and a mustache. He wears a white shirt with a red bow tie. Much like Tony, he speaks in a Brooklyn accent.
Role in episode
When Tony and Patrick arrive at Mel's Man Salon, Mel notes that Tony is 30 years late for his appointment, but he still gives him a shave. Tony then asks Mel to try and get Patrick off his shell, but Patrick refuses to budge despite Mel's best efforts.