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The Melting Pot

1949 Ringling Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34236-5918
+1 941-365-2628
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good14%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“fondue” (30 reviews)
“pretzel bread” (2 reviews)
“salad” (16 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1949 Ringling Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34236-5918
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Waitress was very sweet. She did all she could do. And the ingredients were fresh enough, but boiling meat and vegetables in vegetable broth works about as well for me as boiling it in water. And it doesn't even boil. It just sort of heats...More

Thank Dave F
Levi K, Manager at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I apologize for not providing you with the perfect night out. Please give me a call at the restaurant so we can talk about different option we have on our menu for you. 941-365-2628

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Reviewed 10 June 2017

Wonderful experience, overall! Great service, great value, and an experience in and of itself. Hunter was an excellent server for the entire three hours that we stayed. She was personable and sociable in conversation and helped us understand the menu and the ordering options. The...More

Thank Josh S
Levi K, General Manager at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2017

Thank you for your feedback. We are happy to hear that you had a great experience and look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We come to the melting pot often and love the fiesta cheese. I guess melting pot just went through a menu change though and decided to get rid of it! It is honestly one of the biggest reasons we love the melting pot so much...More

Thank Joe D
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

This place was just fantastic. It started with our server Morgan who was just perfect in every way. She was friendly, knowledgeable, polite, & just the most pleasant person to talk with. The food was remarkable and the cost for how special the night was,...More

Thank CEC_Jason
Reviewed 11 October 2017

My wife's birthday. 7 of us to together, and had a great time. Would not have changed a thing. Ask for Brooke! She was awesome!

Thank nypapa
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Four awesome courses. Service at a great pace so we could enjoy it all. Great food and recommendations. Always a great meal.

Thank Steve J
Reviewed 4 October 2017

This is the place where my fiancee' got engaged. The privacy booths add an intimacy that we both loved. It's hard to pinpoint exactly what made the difference between that dining experience and others we've had. It could have been the food - fun and...More

Thank Bob L
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Holy crap this place is amazing! This was my first time eating here and I can’t stop smiling! Christina was just a big huge bundle of joy! She was a very kind and mature young lady! The food was freaking awesome! I put my broccoli...More

Thank ruphus1
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

She was an amazing server!!! Everything came our in a timely manner. The fondue was awesome. I will be coming back for sure.

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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Dinner with family is always great. This restaurant made the evening something special. Our server, Christi B was simply the best. Unbelievable knowledge of the food and wine helped the whole meal an 11 on a 1 to 10 scale!!

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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1949 Ringling Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34236-5918
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-365-2628
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When you are in the mood for something special for dinner tonight, look no further than The Melting Pot in Sarasota, Florida. You can stop in for a quick drink or two over cheese and chocolate, or you can enjoy the full four-course experience. The choice is yours, but the result remains the same; you and your dinner companions won’t be able to stop talking about our delicious gourmet fondue. Conveniently located on the second floor of the Synovus Bank Building in downtown Sarasota, The Melting Pot is the most sought-after fondue restaurant in the city for good reason. Guests are drawn to our flavorful gourmet cheeses, perfect for dipping artisan bread and fresh fruit. We also offer a customizable entrée menu consisting of locally sourced shrimp, lobster, and filet mignon that you can prepare with your choice of batters and seasoning. And who could forget our nine decadent chocolate choices for dessert?
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