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The Melting Pot - Albuquerque

4.2
2188 reviews
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$31 to $50
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Fondue
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  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
Located in ABQ Uptown mall, across from Trader Joe's and Winrock mall. Enjoy safe & conveniernt parking in the fully lit parking lot. Within 5 minutes driving distance is the Winrock Mall Regal Theatre.
At The Melting Pot of Albuquerque, fondue becomes a memorable four-course dining experience where you can truly dip into something different. Come discover The Melting Pot’s relaxed atmosphere, private tables, fine wines, attentive service and exceptional fondue dinners. Start with a creamy cheese fondue, then choose one of our delicious fresh salads. Then choose from four flavorful fondue cooking styles and a variety of entrées including filet mignon, lobster, herb encrusted chicken, duck, shrimp, salmon and more. For dessert, enjoy mouthwatering chocolate fondue served with dipping items including fresh strawberries, grahm cracker and oreo encrusted marshmallows, pound cake, bananas, pineapple, rice crispy treats, and two different types of brownies!
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
Fondue, Dessert
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Hours of operation
Seating: Monday - Thursday: 4:30pm - 10:00pm, Friday: 4:00pm - 11:00pm, Saturday: 12:00pm - 11:00pm, Sunday: 12:00pm - 8:00pm
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Phone number
(505) 843-6358
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Theron Becenti
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Indian School & Uptown Loop (in ABQ Uptown 2 blk east of Louisiana)
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Parking details
Large parking lot north of the restaurant in ABQ Uptown mall.
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Public transit
For more information check out:

http://www.cabq.gov/transit/rapidbus3.html
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Entertainment
Conveniently located across from Regal Cinemas Winrock 16 and a battling piano bar. Dip into a great dinner and catch a show after!
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Special events & promotions
Go to www.meltingpot.com/albuquerque and select specials and events tab.
Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 2188 People Are Saying
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4.2  based on recent ratings
4.4
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4.1
service
4.2
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3.7
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79% of people would recommend it to a friend
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JeffP 
1.0  Dined 3 days ago

Arrived at 6:30PM. They said the couldnt find our reservation. We showed them our confirmation and After 7:10pm, and watching 3 other couples walk in after us and seated, we were taken in the backend to a table (3x3) that had one seat with another small chair pulled up to it. We said this isn't what we expected and that we were going to leave, and leave we did. This is one of our favorite restaurants, but they definitely dropped the ball tonight.

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JonathanB 
2.0  Dined 6 days ago

Food was excellent as always however our service was not good. Our server had a terrible attitude and nothing was going to change it. We tried to joke and make small talk but that didn't work. This made an awkward experience.

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OpenTable Diner (New Mexico)
5.0  Dined on February 12, 2018

We had an absolutely lovely time. Service was great and the food was delicious. I definitely would recommend to anyone looking for a nice place to go out.

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G444 
1.0  Dined on February 11, 2018

Unhappy service.
Wait for seating was atleast 20 min even having a reservation

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KimG 
2.0  Dined on February 11, 2018

The building needs a remodel, it feels very dirty and unkept. The service was not very good, we felt like an after thought. The food was good, but our chocolate fondue was served cold and we had to figure out how to heat it up.

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BrandonC 
5.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

Great food, great service, great environment lead to a wonderful evening. We will return!

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JoanA 
3.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

It was fine, however, we were there for a Birthday and did not receive the Chocolate covered strawberries for the birthday person. In fact, all of the coupons we had could not be used in that location. A little disappointing.

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OpenTable Diner 
5.0  Dined on February 9, 2018

Fantastic all around. 0 complaints about food or service or atmosphere. Highly recommend.

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OpenTable Diner (Dallas)
1.0  Dined on February 8, 2018

I have been in many fondue places around the country and abroad. This was pretty bad

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MrsAbq 
5.0  Dined on February 6, 2018

Loved our visit. We will return Our waiter was very helpful.Enjoyed everything he suggested.

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TinaG 
5.0  Dined on February 6, 2018

5 star! Highly recommend!! Loved this place , so much fun.

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OpenTable Diner (New Mexico)
3.0  Dined on February 5, 2018

The Melting Pot is good for special occasions. Especially for an intimate occasion. I've always had outstanding service at the Albuquerque location. The four course meal provides a lot of food, so go hungry.

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Becca (New Mexico)
5.0  Dined on February 4, 2018

It was a perfect BIRTHDAY lunch. James was great. And the barista was wonderful.

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RonC1 (San Francisco)
5.0  Dined on January 29, 2018

Thank you for a 1st time awesome experience. I will definitely be visiting location again in the near future

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OpenTable Diner (New Mexico)
5.0  Dined on January 28, 2018

Birthday lunch, Very expensive, but worth it. If your worried about cost this place is not for you.

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OpenTable Diner (Dallas)
5.0  Dined on January 27, 2018

This was our first time dining here and we couldn't have been happier with our experience. The food and service were top notch and my wife was already planning for our next trip to come here even before we had left from dinner. We will certainly be back soon with family and friends.

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OpenTable Diner (New Mexico)
1.0  Dined on January 26, 2018

I already sent this in response to Melting Pot's survey and invited them to contact me if they'd like to rectify the situation; since they didn't, I'll go ahead and leave the feedback.

When I go out and pay $60-80 per person for a dining experience, I have this wild and crazy notion that it will not include sitting next to someone who thinks it's appropriate to play Disney sing a long videos on a tablet at the table for their kids and, you know, singing along. Since that's apparently not the case for the Melting Pot anymore, I won't be going back there.

If that's the experience I'd wanted, I'd have gone to Chili's.

Our server (Garrett) also couldn't be bothered to heat up the last course for us, we were more or less left to our own devices with the ingredients cold and unstirred on the burners.

So, so unimpressed. If that stuff doesn't bother you and you're really jonesing for fondue, be my guest. If you're expecting value for the money, you may want to try somewhere else.

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Laura (New Mexico)
4.0  Dined on January 24, 2018

Had a nice birthday dinner at this restaurant. Good food and service, a unique dining experience.

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Serena (San Francisco)
5.0  Dined on January 22, 2018

The Melting Pot is a beautiful intimate restaurant fit for all special occassions. Creative dining options make it a memorable evening and the service is outstanding.

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AmyH (San Francisco)
4.0  Dined on January 13, 2018

My son is turning 13, and this was his choice for his birthday meal. If it were up to him, he would have had the dessert only menu! I must admit, that was a fun course to consume! The food was prepared beautifully and very tasty. I enjoyed the cheese portions, very tasty and bountiful. He also had a fun drink "Sharkbite" (no alcohol) that was delivered with 'chum bucket' and all!

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