The Melting Pot - King of Prussia
The Melting Pot - King of Prussia

The Melting Pot - King of Prussia

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.meltingpot.com/king-of-prussia/specials
  • Phone: 6102657195x
  • Hours of Operation:
    Lunch: By Special Arrangement; Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm, Friday: 5:00pm - 11:00pm, Saturday: 4:00pm - 11:00pm, Sunday: 4:00pm - 9:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Diners Club,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Fondue, European
  • Dress Code: Smart Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Full Bar, Non-Smoking Area, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Private Room, Smoking Area, Wheelchair Access, Wine, Wine Bar
  • Private Party Facilities: We offer private dining rooms for as many as 40 guests. In addition, you may choose a menu designed specifically for large parties. This menu includes 4-course dinner options & can include beverage options as well. Please call us to learn more about our private party facilities & menu.
  • Private Party Contact: Kay Neel, meltingpotkop@verizon.net 6102657195x

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Hwy 202 (W. Dekalb Pike)
  • Parking: Private Lot
  • Parking Details: We have a cozy location in back of the Courtside Square Shopping Center across Allendale Road from the Cheesecake Factory at King of Prussia Mall . Parking is plentiful & convenient. You may choose to park near our front door in the back of the complex or park in the front of the complex & take the stairwell down to our location.
A word from The Melting Pot - King of Prussia
From your special romantic date night with your sweetheart to your baby girl’s sweet sixteen birthday – we have got you covered! Dine at one of the highest rated restaurants on the Main Line, The Melting Pot in King of Prussia!
Your evening begins with any of our indulgent mouth-watering cheese fondues that are all prepared table-side to enhance your dining experience. Then enlighten your taste buds with any of our fresh salads. Once you move on to your third course, the entrée, you will almost be an official fondue effect expert! Our diverse selections of entrées provide choices ranging from steak, seafood, gluten free and vegetarian options! Then lastly, for the reason we are voted the best romantic spot in King of Prussia – chocolate fondue!
Do you need more reasons to come experience The Fondue Effect? Book your next corporate holiday party or business dinner with colleagues! We have a great private celebration room available for your convenience!
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The Melting Pot - King of Prussia reviews from OpenTable diners
189 reviews since June 23, 2014
Overall Rating4.5
  • Food4.6
    Service4.6
  • Ambiance4.4
    Noise LevelModerate
93% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
special occasion (158)romantic (107)good for groups (96)fit for foodies (57)kid-friendly (23)notable wine list (22)neighborhood gem (16)hot spot (14)late-night find (10)great for lunch (7)scenic view (3)great for brunch (3)vibrant bar scene (1)Show More
  • Food is the event!
    Andrea
    Dined on 10/18/2014
    Food is fun again! Service was excellent and food was high quality.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Always LOVE the Melting Pot
    Jenny
    Dined on 10/18/2014
    Been to a few Melting Pot over the years and KOP does not disappoint.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Great family place for older kids
    lmb5
    Dined on 10/17/2014
    We took our 7 and 9 year olds here recently and they had a fabulous time. It's their new favorite restaurant! We can't wait to go back.
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great Food
    OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 10/12/2014
    Melting pot is one of our go to locations for special occassions. They always do a nice job. Some of the tables for two are a little small. While this can be romantic, there are a lot of plates and glasses to fit in the space.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Exactly what you'd expect
    Will
    Dined on 10/11/2014
    The Melting Pot is like a white man's version of Hot Pot. The Melting Pot is probably the reason why I stay away from franchises. If you want the real deal, check out any type of Mongolian Hot Pot and you'll never look back. Don't get me wrong, the service was great but my palate is far too mature for the offerings of mediocracy as offered at not just this specific location, but The Melting Pot in general.
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Food OK, but poor service
    Geoff
    Dined on 10/11/2014
    We booked a table for 9:15, but were left standing in the foyer area until 9:40 - with lots of other couples and groups. The front desk staff were completely useless. We had not been to the restaurant before, and were not familiar with the menu or fondue cooking process ... but no staff or our (vanishing) server bothered to enlighten us. The food was good, once it arrived (around 10:15 - which was an hour after our booking). We won't be going back.
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 10/10/2014
    great overall service however despite making a reservation still had to wait at least 10 minutes. Many other establishments reserve tables for those who make a reservation where there is no wait time. Otherwise it was exceptional. Kat our waitress was amazing!
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Very fun experience
    TheJuice
    Dined on 10/3/2014
    My girlfriend and I went for our 6th month anniversary and had a great time. It was fun to try the different Fondu choices and very entertaining to be able to cook your own dinner. Highly recommended
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great food
    Lynn
    Dined on 9/30/2014
    Melting pot is a great place with a great atmosphere.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Involves everyone in the experience
    FunFamilyof4
    Dined on 9/28/2014
    The Melting Pot provides a fun-filled culinary experience for groups, families and romantic couples. The food is delicious and ample. The act of cooking the fondue gets everyone involved and creates an atmosphere of celebration.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, kid-friendly, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Review
    OpenTable Diner Since 2009
    Dined on 9/27/2014
    Love the Melting Pot and Nathaniel was awesome. Thanks
    Special Features:
    special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Great family time
    OpenTable Diner Since 2007
    Dined on 9/27/2014
    Took our children for the first time for Fondue. We had a great time and our server was excellent.
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • A great experience
    LJKJ3
    Dined on 9/23/2014
    We went to the Melting Pot during Main Line Restaurant Week and enjoyed a four course dinner. Our server, Ben, was very pleasant and efficient and helped to make it a memorable evening. The cheese fondue for the first course was delicious which was followed by a fresh and tasty salad. For the main course I ordered the seafood platter which was excellent. The other people at the table ordered a selection of different meats and shrimp. The optional chocolate fondue for $5 is really worth it!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for lunch, late-night find, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • I won't be back
    CookEVIP
    Dined on 9/22/2014
    Perhaps the most off putting was the smell of the interior... since everyone is cooking at their own table, it smelled like you were standing over a stockpot. The fondue experience was different, kind of fun - something out of the ordinary. But if you're going for really good food, forget it. The wait staff prepares the fondue for your tableside, but they don't ask how much of anything you want, they just dump the premeasured ingredients in to the pot, and it's a WHOPPING amount of garlic. The steak came completely covered and crusted with peppercorns, also overwhelming. So, we really didn't enjoy our meal at all. Dessert? That was great. And WHOA - pricey!!
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • JBMH
    Dined on 9/21/2014
    We keep coming back. It is a little pricey but we love the unique and fun atmosphere. Start with a choice off cheese fondue which is mixed table side (ours had Yuengling in it)...served with a selection of breads, fruits and veggies to dip. Yum. Then a choice of delicious salads. We were allowed to substitute to make our entrees just what we wanted. We picked a broth in which to cook our meats. Again, yum. A lot of work, delicious and served with potatoes and broccoli. FYI, a kids menu is available which is less seasoned and priced right for smaller, pickier palates. For dessert we decided on the peanut butter and chocolate fondue served with fruit, cakes and lots of other dipping goodies, which hit the spot. We will definately return.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, kid-friendly, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Love it
    2murphsinapod
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    We love the melting pot. We plan on going for every special occasion. And maybe some not so special.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • wonderful time, food was fantastic!
    Shebalee
    Dined on 9/19/2014
    We had a great experience there. This was a first time for us, but definitely not a last one. The food was fantastic, the service was top-notch and the waiter made some excellent suggestions of what to try. The dessert was a chocoholics dream!!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great Anniversary Dinner
    Diningmom
    Dined on 9/14/2014
    We dined here for our anniversary and had a great experience. Our waitress gave us the time we needed to enjoy the meal and our time together. The food was great and the restaurant did a nice job of making us the spinach salad even though it isn't on the menu anymore.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, kid-friendly, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Love it!
    KOPFan
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    The Melting Pot is always a great choice - delicious food and great ambiance. It's our spot for our anniversary dinner every year.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, late-night find, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • My birthday dinner
    Jamie
    Dined on 9/10/2014
    The melting pot is my favorite restaurant! Our waitress yesterday was fantastic! She was right on it and very nice! Another amazing visit!
    Special Features:
    good for groups, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • celebrating 8 yrs of marriage!
    Nitetoremember
    Dined on 9/6/2014
    In celebration of our 8th Anniversary Grant and I could not have asked for a more perfect dining experience. We arrived a few mins early for our reservation and after being greeted very warmly by the host & hostess we chose to sit at the quaint bar for a well made martini. The bartender was extremely friendly and after a very brief bar stay we where greeted once more by the hostess and escorted to our table. The waiter was most kind and extremely friendly towards us. Grant and I ordered the lobster and filet and being first timers he was full of suggestions and recommendations that did totally enhanced our dining experience and complimented our delicious mea. Everything was wonderful. And we definitely will return to the Melting Pot!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Fun for Everyone
    foodstephy
    Dined on 9/6/2014
    I have been here multiple times and the food and service is always excellent. Whether for birthdays, anniversaries, etc. , it is always a great place to go. Especially if you want time to chat. It's quiet and if you do 4 courses you have plenty of time to catch up or get to know someone.
    Special Features:
    good for groups
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • The Melting Pot
    luvfood
    Dined on 9/1/2014
    The Melting Pot was amazing! I went with a group of friends for her birthday, and the food was amazing, the service was great, and we left feeling more than satisfied. We had one girl with a gluten allergy in our group, and the server handled it very well. We will definitely be coming back!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for lunch, kid-friendly, late-night find, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • REALLY NICE TIME & GOOD FOOD
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 8/30/2014
    AT FIRST THINGS GOT OFF POORLY - HOSTESSES FORGOT US, SITTING IN TH BAR (GOOD THING WE WERE SITTING IN THE BAR). OTHER THAN THAT WAS A GREAT TIME (DAUGHTERS BIRTHDAY)
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2009
    Dined on 8/30/2014
    We love The Melting Pot! The food and atmosphere are great for special occasions. We love the chocolate covered strawberries we got as an anniversary gift!
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great date night
    OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 8/30/2014
    I love coming to the Melting Pot with my wife for special occasions, or just to spend a few kid free hours together. The slow pace of the meal lends itself to talking to each other, and the chance to remind each other why we got together in the first place.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Service was bad this time
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 8/29/2014
    We've been here before and the service was excellent but this time it wasn't. The waiter was attentive at first but then seemed to have forgotten about us. When it came time for a check he took my $50 gift card but only applied $37.xx to our check. When I questioned the error he apologized and fixed it but these types of errors shouldn't be made at restaurants that cost $50+ per person.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Delicious
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 8/26/2014
    Our food was amazing! We had a great time and the service was awesome too! Our server bill was very nice and accommodating! Overall an awesome experience
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • excellent as always
    geo51
    Dined on 8/26/2014
    Continues to provide the ultimate dining experience.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Fun, but not fab
    OpenTable Diner Since 2008
    Dined on 8/26/2014
    We love fondue from our days living in Europe, and our 12 year old son has just discovered it. We went to The Melting Pot nominally for a birthday, but really to check it out. Food was good, but not exceptional. Service very friendly and at ease. Waiter made our son very welcome and was quick to recommend and instruct. On the other hand, coffee came too late, and there were other small lapses. All-in-all, very enjoyable. But not actually fine dining. One note - people tend not to take kids here, but there is no reason to hang back other than the cost -- its just fine, and lots of fun for them.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, kid-friendly, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great time !!
    Oc123
    Dined on 8/26/2014
    Everything was really nice. Would like to go back for either a romantic dinner or with a larger group. There are different sections of the restaurant so ask hostess what she would recommend based in the occasion.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Fondue Delight
    dry2
    Dined on 8/24/2014
    You might think of a fondue restaurant as just a dessert type of thing. But that is not so. The salads are awesome. There are amany entrees to choose from. You just dip the meat or fish in the sauce you choose to cook it. Alot of fun and tasty.
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, romantic, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Amazing
    Foodnuts
    Dined on 8/24/2014
    It was absolutely amazing from the food to the service. Best experience I've every had dining out. My girlfriend and I insist on bragging about to everyone we see. Can't wait to go back.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great service!
    Shay13
    Dined on 8/23/2014
    Everything about the Melting Pot was so amazing. I took my girlfriend for her birthday to experience the great food and it was perfect. We had an amazing waitress, who was there for us every step of the way and made the whole experience just outstanding. All we talked about for weeks was how amazing the food was and how we need to go back.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for brunch, great for lunch, notable wine list, romantic, scenic view, special occasion
    • Food
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    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Special Occasion
    AHappyCustomer
    Dined on 8/23/2014
    I took my wife here for her birthday and was not disappointed. We had excellent service and good conversation with the servers and managers about our food and drink selections. We don't go here often, but when we do, it's always a treat.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great!
    DCKD14
    Dined on 8/22/2014
    We had never been here before but the staff was very good at explaining how to go about choosing our food and how to it gets good. Our waiter Garrett was awesome. The only issue that we had is that we were sat in the bar area (not at the bar) even though we had a reservation. It would have been nicer to sit someplace with less commotion. Overall, great experience.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion, notable wine list
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Food is ok
    DonBVIP
    Dined on 8/17/2014
    Service was very good. Food is fresh but I don't like fondue.
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great Girl Night
    Whogirl
    Dined on 8/17/2014
    My mother and I took my neice to the Melting Pot for a special treat when she was visiting the east coast. It was a wonderful visit and we really enjoyed it. We got the special extra package with a bear, some balloons and a picture in a frame, which was nicely presented. This is high end prices, but a high end experience as well. You get everything you pay for!
    Special Features:
    special occasion
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • LOVED my experience
    MrsWalk
    Dined on 8/16/2014
    It was a little over a year since I was here...returned with a friend of mine and our server (Kat) was AMAZING. I loved her and will definitely ask for her again. She made the experience fun and inviting. THANKS KAT!!
    Special Features:
    good for groups, special occasion, hot spot
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    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Never had a bad meal here!
    Ivywillow
    Dined on 8/11/2014
    Service was excellent, food was delicious, love the options to have fewer courses (we still did the 4 course, but the option to have less would be good for lunch) seated promptly, always a good experience at this Melting Pot!
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, good for groups, romantic, special occasion, great for lunch, notable wine list
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    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.