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The Melting Pot

3350 Paxton St, Harrisburg, PA 17111-1464
+1 717-564-6358
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
3350 Paxton St, Harrisburg, PA 17111-1464
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1 - 10 of 117 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My cousin and I went to the Melting Pot for dinner tonight. It was a wonderful experience! Neither of us have been there before, and we had never had any other type of fondue. Our waiter, True, was awesome and very enthusiastic and attentive to...More

Thank tthompson5
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We had reservations which are probably necessary although ours was a Monday night so it wasn't packed. Some of our group had been there before and navigated us through the menu. There are several ways to order but we did the four course meal which...More

Thank klmnh
Brian S, Owner at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to give us some feedback and to help others know and understand our concept and your experience. We do recommend 2 hours when doing all four-courses. But keep in mind, if you are just in the mood for some...More

Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

You need to call ahead and make reservations. Also if you have a voucher for the free strawberries, you must tell them when making reservations or you may not get them. Joining their online club sends you an email for a free 6 pack box...More

Thank IslandGirlTraveler
Brian S, Owner at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time with such a thorough, course by course explanation of our dining experience. Fondue is not the easiest concept to explain, you did beautifully. We look forward to helping you celebrate your next special occasion! Again, thank you!

Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

If the Melting Pot hasn't been a place you've visited, you're missing out on a hidden treasure in Harrisburg, PA. While the experience is unique and the food is delectable, most importantly the service is EXCEPTIONAL. If you're someone who likes to be in and...More

Thank Roger N
Brian S, Owner at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Wow! Thank you so much! We look forward to serving you in the future. And if you ever are working under a time constraint please be sure to let our staff know and we will do our best to recommend the appropriate collection of courses...More

Reviewed 13 March 2017

My husband and I have been to The Melting Pot for special occasions before, but on our last visit we took my parents. We all had a great time. Everyone ordered the Four Course Experience which includes a cheese fondue, a salad, your meat entrees,...More

Thank Christie Y
Brian S, Owner at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to give us some feedback and help explain our concept! We look forward to serving you and helping you celebrate again in the future. Be sure to sign up for Club Fondue to receive notification about up coming specials!...More

Reviewed 9 March 2017

I have heard amazing things about The Melting Pot for YEARS but never tried it myself until one evening my hubby and I said spontaneously, "Let's try something new!" And The Melting Pot came to mind! So I called! They were very gracious when I...More

1  Thank Donna S
Brian S, Owner at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to give us some feedback. We are sorry to hear you were not wowed by our flavors, we are always looking for ways to improve our service and product and enhance your experience. We'd love another chance to show...More

Reviewed 27 February 2017

overpriced and underwhelmed. with the money they are saving on kitchen staff they should be able to do better. really quite bad and i'm surprised it's a hit with many. admittedly, it's a fun concept but sticking a piece of meat in a flavorless boil...More

Thank graygo
Brian S, Owner at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so sorry to hear that this was your experience. If you would like to discuss your experience further please send us an email harrisburg@meltingpotfranchise.com We would love another opportunity to wow you.

Reviewed 13 February 2017

My wife and I decided to splurge for Valentines Day this year and made a reservation to try this place. The server was pleasant and professional. The menu was limited due to the Valentine's Day event but it offered a nice sampling. My wife works...More

Thank Gregory S
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

So for years I have heard about how great the Melting Pot was, and my wife mentioned about going a few times, I knew it was quite expensive but it was our 3 year anniversary so I wanted to treat her. She can be a...More

1  Thank Jim K
Brian S, Owner at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Yes, the concept is a little strange and overwhelming at first, cooking your own food! What? You are not the only one to be surprised! Thanks for giving us a try, we hope you choice to dine with us again. We are sorry to hear...More

Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Great place for that special occasion! Love those delicious fondue dishes! My wife and I enjoyed the meal and our chef (Arvin) was great!

Thank Brad B
Brian S, Owner at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Brad, We'll be sure to pass along the kudos! Arvin is everyone's favorite! Thanks for dining with us we look forward to serving you again in the future!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 22:00
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: 3350 Paxton St, Harrisburg, PA 17111-1464
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Harrisburg
  • Phone Number: +1 717-564-6358
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Description
New location opened about three years ago.
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