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Melting Pot Restaurant

1110 N Glebe Rd, Arlington, VA 22201-4795
+1 703-243-4490
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cheese fondue” (15 reviews)
“alpine cheese” (2 reviews)
“bread” (9 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
1110 N Glebe Rd, Arlington, VA 22201-4795
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1 - 10 of 110 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent meal, Excellent service, Excellent Experience with our family celebrating a teen's birthday with the Tiara Package was A++. Fresh ingredients, fun dining experience, lots of food. Manuel was superb with service, recommendations, attention to every detail. Mgr Daniel checked on us frequently. Party room...More

Thank L Y
Paul F, Manager at Melting Pot Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for the wonderful review! We're thrilled to hear that you and your family had such a great birthday celebration and look forward to seeing you again in the future.

Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Went to Melting Pot with a group of ten to enjoy an evening for a birthday celebration. After everyone showed up and we were seated, I notice other tables and people were cooking their own food from a boiling pot of water on the table....More

Thank Herbiecee2
MeltingPotMarketing, Manager at Melting Pot Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2018

We're sorry you had such a disappointing evening. We do understand that the fondue entree concept is not for everyone. We would love a chance to talk to you a bit further. If you are ok with that, please email us at meltingpotmarketing@verizon.net and include...More

Reviewed 17 March 2018

The temperature in the restaurant was quite chilly and we found it difficult to enjoy our dinner. Disappointing.

Thank jillybean1964
MeltingPotMarketing, Manager at Melting Pot Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2018

We're so sorry to hear that the cold temperature spoiled your evening. Can you please email us at meltingpotmarketing@verizon.net and include the location and your original review and contact number and we will give you a call. Thanks so much.

Reviewed 26 February 2018

According to the internet, fondue was created by the Swiss in the 1930's. The Melting Pot restaurant takes the fondue idea and runs with it. The restaurant offers the fundamental cheese fondue. But, it also elaborates with some other interesting variations of fondue. My two...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 29 December 2017

Very slow night- we sat in the bar area and had Destinee as our bartender/server. She was wonderful- right there when we needed her, yet didn't rush us. She knew the menu well and made some great suggestions. The Melting Pot is not cheap- you...More

Thank SOSMindy
MeltingPotMarketing, Manager at Melting Pot Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2017

Thank you very much for your review and honest feedback, Mindy. We'll be sure to let Destinee know you had such a nice time. Have a happy new year and please stop in again when your daughter is in town!

Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Our visit was fine until the waitress decided not to show up at our table forever! When I spoke to the manager, he addressed the issue...then to have her come back to the table and SLAM HOT MELTED CHOCOLATE down on the table & almost...More

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MeltingPotMarketing, Manager at Melting Pot Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

We are so sorry to hear about your experience! We would love an opportunity to make things right. Can you please send us an email at meltingpotmarketing@verizon.net and include the location and a contact number so we can give you a call. Thank you.

Reviewed 3 October 2017

My friend and I bought a Groupon and it was an excellent deal. We started with the alpine cheese fondue which was wonderful, then had the house salad, and our entrée choice (chicken breast, dry-rubbed pork and chicken & vegetable dumplings). Our waiter, Carlos, was...More

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Corey R, Guest Relations Manager at Melting Pot Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are thrilled you enjoyed your dining experience and we make sure to pass along the kind words to Carlos and the management team. Thanks again for dining with us and we hope to see you...More

Reviewed 26 September 2017

I was very disappointed with my dinner at Melting Pot. First, the server must have been new and didn't know to turn the apparatus on before starting the the melting process. As a result, it took forever for our dinner to be ready. We ordered...More

Thank AuntieMRA
Corey R, Guest Relations Manager at Melting Pot Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback. I apologize for all of the issues that you encountered when you dined with us. There is never an excuse to deliver poor service. We would love a chance to talk further with you...More

Reviewed 2 August 2017

Exceptional Staff, Dining of the highest order. Previously, 11 years ago celebrating my wife's retirement 27 1/2 years as an RN at Alexandria Hospital- she encouraged, returning to this wonderful exciting dining experience. From the moment we arrived, this Anniversary milestone was a grand success....More

1  Thank Edward B
Emily N, Guest Relations Manager at Melting Pot Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Hello Edward! Thank you for taking the time to write your review and congratulations on your anniversary. We appreciate you choosing to include us in such a special evening. We are thrilled that our staff helped to make your celebration so unforgettable and we hope...More

Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We decided to go to the melting pot because it was our 10th anniversary. I love going during the week is not as crowded. Our server Todd was amazing and well skilled. Because I did the check and I receive free chocolate covered strawberries. I...More

1  Thank Crisc03
Emily N, Guest Relations Manager at Melting Pot Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write your review and for allowing us to be part of such a special night. Congratulations on 10 years! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your special night and we hope to see you again for your 11th!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Validated Parking
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1110 N Glebe Rd, Arlington, VA 22201-4795
    (Fairfax Dr)
  • Public Transportation: From the Metro - Orange Line: Take Metro to the Ballston Metro stop. Come out of Metro station onto Fairfax Drive. Make a left onto Fairfax and walk about 3 blocks to Glebe Road. Make a right onto Glebe Road and walk about 1 1/2 blocks. The restaurant is on the left.
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-243-4490
  • E-mail
Description
Spice up your dinner tonight and make some memories when you come to The Melting Pot in Arlington, Virginia. We are located in Ballston on N. Glebe Rd between the cross streets of Washington Boulevard and Fairfax Drive. Enjoy every moment while sitting with your friends and enjoying all of your favorite dippers with our delicious fondue. Just looking to do cheese and chocolate? We offer that as well as our four-course experiences that are perfect for that special night out. We have a great selection of large party menus that can be personalized to fit any budget or group. Reservations are encouraged.
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