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About The Melting Pot - Boca Raton

At The Melting Pot, the premier fondue restaurant, we offer an extraordinary dining experience that you won't find at anywhere else! Discover all the ingredients to a perfect evening, including a relaxed atmosphere, private tables, attentive service, an award winning wine list, cleverly crafted cocktails & fabulous four-course fondue dinners. No matter what the occasion, from a romantic occasion for 2, or a get-together with friends or group event, The Melting Pot always hits the spot.

So come create memorable moments with that special someone, family and friends. Make reservations today and dip into something different.

NOTE: PARTIES OF 8 OR MORE PLEASE CALL US AT 561-997-7472.

Thank you for understanding Open Table reservations are for dinner service only. Please contact us for cheese and/or dessert only service.

WE LOOK FORWARD TO SERVING YOU!

5455 N. Federal Highway
Boca Raton, FL 33487
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Fondue

Hours of Operation:
Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 4:00pm - 10:00pm; Friday - Saturday: 4:00pm - 11:00pm, Sunday: 4:00pm - 10:00pm

Cross Street:
200 Yards N. of Yamato Road on Federal Highway

Dress Code:
Smart Casual

Price Range:
$31 to $50

Payment Options
AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(561) 997-7472

Website:
http://www.meltingpot.com/boca-raton/specials

Entertainment:
BE ENTERTAINED BY THE UNIQUE AND INTERACTIVE EXPERIENCE OF FONDUE!

Gather around the fondue pot and enjoy table side preparation by artfully skilled servers in an atmosphere of casual elegance that is always relaxed and easy to enjoy!

Catering:
Let us help you throw a fondue party! We will come to your home or office and prepare Cheese and/or Chocolate fondue making your next party or function most memorable!

Please call Bill or Chris at 561-997-7472 for more details.

Parking Details:
We have plenty of free -parking directly in front and to the side of the restaurant. Handicap parking is at the NW corner of the building.

Public Transit:
Boca Raton Tri-rail stop less than one mile away off of Yamato Road just west of I95.

Private Party Facilities:
Private dining areas for 8 guests to more than 50. Special party menus available.

Private Party Contact:
Bill Schmearer: (561) 239-3979

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

The Melting Pot - Boca Raton Ratings and Reviews

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4.7

service

4.7

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4.7

value

4.4

Noise

Moderate

92% would recommend it to a friend

Good for Anniversaries (16)
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Good for a Date (10)
Cozy (10)
Fun (9)
Creative Cuisine (7)
Good for Groups (7)
Casual (6)
Quiet Conversation (6)
Tasting Menu (6)
Authentic (5)
Fit for Foodies (5)
Gluten Free Options (4)
Healthy (4)
Comfort Food (3)
Notable Wine List (3)
Worth the Drive (3)
Handcrafted Cocktails (3)
Seasonal (2)
Great for Brunch (1)
Kid-friendly (1)
Good Vegetarian Options (1)
Happy Hour (1)
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 (Miami)·Dined 4 days ago

It was nice .

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 (New York Area)·Dined 5 days ago

All around amazing!! Went here for Valentines Day and was blown away. Highly recommend!! Matt was great server!

Tags: Worth the Drive, Authentic, Fun, Good for Birthdays, Romantic, Notable Wine List, Great Beer
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 (New York Area)·Dined 5 days ago

James our waiter was amazing. Hostess as well. Great birthday!

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 (Miami)·Dined on February 10, 2018

Excellent atmosphere as usual. Noise level was a bit higher that we would've liked as we were placed next to a larger, rambunctious group - but that cannot be helped. That had nothing to do with the wonderful, romantic ambiance that this restaurant always provides. The Wisconsin Cheddar cheese and Milk Chocolate Fondues are superb and highly recommended. We had the Valentine's special which included the salad and meat fondue. Overall, I highly recommend the Melting Pot for any romantic or special evening yo may have with your significant other. Definitely not for kids as they may get burned with the burner that is quite hot.

Tags: Tasting Menu, Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Romantic, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Miami)·Dined on February 5, 2018

Set up was perfect for my girlfriends birthday!

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 (Miami)·Dined on February 3, 2018

We had a great time. The food was great as usual and the service was great as well.

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 (Miami)·Dined on February 3, 2018

Always a great time at The Melting Pot! Friendly Servers are super knowledgeable about the menu and make sure you enjoy your meal. A bit spendy, but worth it for the experience.

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 (Miami)·Dined on February 2, 2018

Anniversary. Very romantic.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on January 30, 2018

Our waiter, Lawrence, was charming, witty and entertaining! And he was knowledgeable and extremely helpful. He made the evening so much more fun and enjoyable for all of us

Tags: Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays, Romantic
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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 26, 2018

I added the romance package and it was more than worth it. My girlfriend was very excited to see the rose petals on the table and the vase of beautiful (seriously, perfect roses) flowers as the privacy curtain was opened. We later received a framed photo of the two of us and a box of chocolate covered strawberries to take home. Food was solid, and fondue is always fun. The service was perfect. Great experience!

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Good for a Date, Fun, Romantic, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays
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 (Hawaii)·Dined on January 23, 2018

Great food and fair price!

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 (Miami)·Dined on January 19, 2018

We go every year for my daughter's birthday. It is easy to adhere to cooking times using your timer app on your cell phone.

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 (Miami)·Dined on January 19, 2018

Great time as always. Lawerence is an amazing server.

Tags: Tasting Menu, Kid-friendly, Handcrafted Cocktails, Good for Birthdays, Casual
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on January 18, 2018

The staff was amazing. Being obviously fully booked it was clear the staff was going above and beyond to make sure no one was waiting a moment longer than they had to for their table. We were updated often and seated in a very reasonable amount of time. Our waiter was very personable and made sure were had everything we needed throughout the night. The manager stopped by to check on us and apologized for any inconvenience getting our table, a very nice thing even though we didn't feel there was a problem at all. The entire staff made our 10th anniversary dinner even more memorable.
We love The Melting Pot in Boca and would recommend it highly!

Tags: Romantic, Fun, Worth the Drive, Healthy, Fit for Foodies, Hot Spot, Cozy, Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Casual, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays, Quiet Conversation, Authentic, Creative Cuisine
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 (Miami)·Dined on January 17, 2018

We do not live close to a Melting Pot so when we came to Florida, we decided that we should find one and go there. We were delighted. Our server was wonderful, friendly, welcoming and accommodating. It's a fun treat and we loved the food, the ambiance and the overall experience!

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Good for Groups, Comfort Food, Fun, Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays
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 (Miami)·Dined on January 15, 2018

Great food and service, awesome atmosphere very helpful.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays, Good for Groups, Casual, Fun, Cozy
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 (Kansas City)·Dined on January 8, 2018

Went for dinner with my granddaughter. It was her first time and our server was James and he made it special. Thank you and we will go back.

Tags: Tasting Menu, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion
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 (Miami)·Dined on January 6, 2018

Poor management,drunks out of control manager didn't seem to care about the rest of the other customers comfort level. Awkward to say the least.don't waste your hard earned money here.seriously dont

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 (Miami)·Dined on January 6, 2018

We had some issues with this restaurant. We have been at The Melting Pot in another city which was superb and this one lacked in several respects. One, our table was not ready for 10 minutes ever though we entered just after our scheduled time. Two, the server kept bringing items with gluten in them even though from the beginning we told him nothing with gluten. Three, the service was amazingly slow and we waited 25 minutes between our cheese fondue and the entree. We were disappointed.

Tags: Gluten Free Options, Creative Cuisine
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 (Miami)·Dined on January 1, 2018

Everything was GREAT!!

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 (New York Area)·Dined on January 1, 2018

I ate at the melting pot in Boca on New Year’s Day because my daughter loves going there.

I was overcharged on my check and when I questioned the waiter, he told me that I was mistaken about my memory of the pricing on the menu but offered to have his manager take some money off of the bill. I told him that I am happy to pay for what I ordered and that was unnecessary. I paid my check and left a 20% tip but became even more suspicious when the waiter returned my credit card with the slips to sign but without the itemized receipt that I was originally presented with and is common practice at every restaurant I’ve ever eaten at and paid with a credit card.

Feeling that something wasn’t right and that the waiter had blatantly lied to me when I questioned the pricing on my bill I asked the hostess to see a menu on my way out of the restaurant. When I saw the menu again and realized that I was correct and that I had not only been overcharged, but also lied to by the snarky waiter, I complained again. First to the waiter who knew that he had gotten caught and who had nothing to offer except to have me speak with his manager.

When the manager came over and I explained what had happened he basically told me that I should not be calling his waiter a liar. I told him that I was either blatantly lied to, or that his “experienced” waiter was incompetent and didn’t understand the restaurant’s menu.

The manager rudely asked what he could do to remedy the situation. As the dollar amount was literally less than $10 I told him that what I wanted was for his waitstaff to charge customers correctly and not to lie when they get caught overcharging.
He went in the back and came back with $40 cash which didn’t cover my meal or the too generous tip that I had left.

Not the 1st time I’ve had similar issues at this place but will most certainly be the last as I will never eat there again.

Rip Off, check you bill before you pay!

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 (Tampa)·Dined on December 30, 2017

We had this cute romantic half table. It was super warm and cozy!

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 (Miami)·Dined on December 27, 2017

Service was excellent. Thumbs up all the way!

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 (Miami)·Dined on December 27, 2017

My friends and I have loved to fondue at the Melting Pot ever since the 1990's at the Lake Worth location. It's wonderful spending a couple of hours with family or friends dining at a leisurely pace having great conversation. Everyone at the Boca Raton location from our server, Steve, to the manager were very attentive. Our Bananas Foster Fondue was Delicious. The other 3 courses were great as well.

Tags: Special Occasion, Cozy, Comfort Food
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 (Miami)·Dined on December 18, 2017

R Yuh is ok for g

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 (Miami)·Dined on December 15, 2017

We always have an amazing time here! Our kids have requested this for many years for their birthday dinner, now 12 and 15.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Gluten Free Options, Romantic
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 (Toronto)·Dined on December 11, 2017

The service here was genuine, not phony, and was excellent and attentive. We've been to about 5 different Melting Pot locations, but I think we enjoyed this one the best. The decor is beautiful dark wood which felt very relaxing and the space felt very open and yet cozy at the same time, because of the high-walled booths. There are optional curtains to close off your booth for privacy, if you choose.
We are always eating at Melting Pot for an occasion, either our wedding anniversary or my birthday. This time it was our anniversary. Yet this is the very first location that has offered to take our picture then print it and give it to us (free) in a cardboard folder that thanks us for celebrating with them! That was such a very nice touch! If you join their email list, they send you a coupon where you get a box of 6 fancy chocolate covered strawberries from their kitchen if you dine there during your anniversary (or birthday) month. So we left the restaurant the other night with a box of treats to eat.

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Seasonal, Good for Birthdays, Romantic, Cozy, Healthy, Worth the Drive, Quiet Conversation, Creative Cuisine, Vegan, Good for Anniversaries, Notable Wine List
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 (Miami)·Dined on December 9, 2017

Great service and delicious food. Just a bit noisy because of a birthday celebration next to us.

Tags: Cozy, Tasting Menu, Seasonal
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 (Miami)·Dined on December 8, 2017

Excellent waitress, fast service, no complaints.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on December 7, 2017

Amazing celebration

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 (Miami)·Dined on December 2, 2017

Our daughters love to go here for dessert. Would recommend it.

Tags: Fun, Cozy
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vip
 (Miami)·Dined on December 2, 2017

All good until the end our waiter forgot us completely after bringing the chocolate foundue. The chocolate never got hot and when we advised her she said sorry and walked away. I doubt we will be going back.

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 (Miami)·Dined on November 19, 2017

A big thank you to the manager and staff for making my daughter’s 9th birthday extra special; it is truly appreciated!!

Tags: Good for Groups, Cozy, Handcrafted Cocktails, Good for a Date
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 (Tampa)·Dined on November 11, 2017

Lots of choices and options for fondue. Excellent service. Price is high, but for a special occasion it’s great because it’s fun experience as well yummy cheese and chocolate fondues!

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Romantic, Cozy, Good for Groups, Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion, Creative Cuisine, Fun, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Miami)·Dined on November 10, 2017

We had reservations for 8:30pm and not seated until after 9pm.
We also waited for our waiter to just ask us for our drinks.
Overall good food but on a busy night everything took longer than normal.

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 (Miami)·Dined on October 28, 2017

Great service and food! Very friendly hostess! Great experience!

Tags: Fun, Authentic, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Healthy, Notable Wine List
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 (Miami)·Dined on October 20, 2017

My son and I took my wife out for her birthday. The experience was fantastic! The food was terrific (the cuts of beef were steak house quality), the amount of food was just right and the dessert was a delicious sugar rush high. Our server, James, was extraordinarily gracious and guided us through the whole evening. It is no wonder Melting Pot has been a Boca icon for so many years.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Late-night Find, Pre/post Theatre, Special Occasion, Good for Groups, Kid-friendly, Paleo Friendly
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vip
 (Orlando)·Dined on October 20, 2017

We had an issue with the waiter in the beginning, but he managed to snap out of it. The food is always great!

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 (Charlotte)·Dined on October 14, 2017

We dined at melting pot for our anniversary and had a wonderful experience. The staff really went above and beyond to make the whole night special. Our server was great, and the food was great, as always. We were seated at a table with a curtain, which was a nice touch. We will be back for another special occasion.

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 (Miami)·Dined on October 7, 2017

Very nice for anniversary.

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