The Melting Pot - Columbus

4.5
1662 reviews
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Fondue
The Melting Pot offers a unique and interactive dining experience in a casual elegant atmosphere. It's the perfect location for a romantic evening, corporate dinner party, or friendly gathering. Guests enjoy a choice of 4 flavorful fondue cooking styles and a variety of entree selections combined with special dipping sauces. The menu also includes creamy cheese fondue, fresh salad, fine wines and mouth-watering chocolate fondue desserts.
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Columbus
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Wonderful as always. We really enjoyed our server.

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Columbus
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Love the melting pot. They had a special for restraint week. My friends and I drive and hour and a half to go to Melting pot, it is such a fun experience and the server was great, very friendly. Make sure you make reservations, so you don't get turned away. The food is yummy !!

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Columbus
2 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The Melting Pot is always an exceptional experience! The food can not be beat and it is so fun.

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Columbus
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 3food 3service 4ambience 3

Anniversary

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Columbus
2 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 2food 5service 1ambience 4

We had to ask for refills on drinks and get our own to go boxes. Also had to get a different waiter to move onto the next course.

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AM
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 3

The experience was awesome. The appetizer and desserts are amazing. The main course meats are not the most flavorful and very small portions. I would go again for the app and dessert choices but not the main course.

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T
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 2

Very expensive for cooking yourself!
Hard to determine when food was done, food fell off forks, breadings didn't stay on meat!
The Cheese and Dessert were the best! Plenty to eat, but for the price I would hope so!

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OT
Columbus
9 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The vegan options were delicious! I am not vegan but my son is so I tried it and it was great!

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GL
Columbus
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

food was good and plentiful, the server was very good and attentive to our every need,

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Columbus
2 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

The staff was very informative and helpful explaining all the menu items. They gave a great experience while there. The food is nothing short of amazing especially dessert.

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Columbus
2 reviews
Dined on July 15, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

It was our first restaurant week experience as a new couple. We left completely full

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DB
Cleveland
1 review
Dined on July 15, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Michael was an amazing server. Made our dining experience so much better.

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WH
1 review
Dined on July 15, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The service is always great and the staff is one of the friendliest. We love this place and it is always a top choice for date nights.

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CA
Columbus
2 reviews
Dined on July 15, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We had a great time with our kids at the Melting Pot. We went during restaurant week and had a blast. Food was great and dessert was amazing!!

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OT
Columbus
1 review
Dined on July 13, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing food; great service and love this place

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OT
1 review
Dined on July 13, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 4

Great B-Day dinner with my wife. They had a rose at the table before we arrived; this is one on my wife’s favorite restaurants in Columbus. As expected the food and service was above average.

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Columbus
1 review
Dined on July 12, 2019
Overall 3food 5service 5ambience 4

To make a table decide on 1 cheese & chocolate, yet be charged twice/per person for it? Complete rip off. Service & food was great, but won’t be returning.

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JM
1 review
Dined on July 10, 2019
Overall 4food 3service 4ambience 3

The Cheese and Chocolate Fondue were great. The Fondue with the classic meat was ok but not great. Looking at the price and the quality of the condiments it was overpriced. Drinks and Service was great. Ambiance was ok due to dark light and pretty sterile atmosphere.

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OT
1 review
Dined on July 7, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

It was lovely!

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Columbus
1 review
Dined on July 6, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

We absolutely love this place. The food is absolutely delicious. Definitely get the four course meal - it is an amazing value AND you do not leave hungry :) The duck is a must get in your entree!

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ES
Columbus
3 reviews
Dined on June 29, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Outstanding food and service! Our waiter was extremely professional, patient and helpful. We will be back soon!

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LP
Cleveland
1 review
Dined on June 29, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Everything was perfect!!!

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PH
Columbus
1 review
Dined on June 29, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Our waitress was super nice and even brought out a little plate that said Date Night on it with dessert. The atmosphere was nice and quiet and service was great. The food was amazing as always

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Columbus
17 reviews
Dined on June 27, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

Always great but for a Thursday night with not a lot of tables we were sort of an afterthought. Perhaps timing was just off.

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SD
1 review
Dined on June 25, 2019
Overall 2food 2service 1ambience 2

Bad experience in hosting at front desk. I didn’t like it at all. Not worth the money they charged for.

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JR
Columbus
1 review
Dined on June 25, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

Very tasty food. Service was slow, but the experience was relaxing. Didnt think it would be 2+ hours. We'll plan better with the babysitter next time.

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V
Columbus
1 review
Dined on June 23, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Delicious food and exceptional customer service! Thank you for a wonderful experience!

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m
Cleveland
5 reviews
Dined on June 23, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Brie was our server! She was OUTSTANDING. The food was fresh, prepared perfectly, and we had an amazing lunch. Thank you!

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JS
1 review
Dined on June 22, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

It was our first time to the Melting Pot and it was really nice. The service was wonderful, and food was fantastic, and the environment was pleasing. We will definitely be back!

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KS
1 review
Dined on June 22, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We go every year for our anniversary. Great way to spend some quality time together.

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OT
Columbus
1 review
Dined on June 22, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 3ambience 5

Food is always great. It’s too easy to overeat there because everything is amazing

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RC
Las Vegas
2 reviews
Dined on June 21, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The food has been consistent at every location (a good thing) but the service at the Easton location went above and beyond.

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AA
1 review
Dined on June 20, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We were celebrating a birthday and it was their first time visiting The Melting Pot.

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LS
Richmond
3 reviews
Dined on June 16, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Very fun! Excellent waitress....very clean, nice atmosphere... delicious! Great Father's day celebration.

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AG
1 review
Dined on June 16, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 3ambience 4

Usually I love Melting Pot but this time was a bit frustrating. We had made reservations due to it being Father's day. It took 30min to get drinks. We assumed cheese was being prepped but apparently waiter had an emergency and had to leave. Instead of telling us, they left us sitting waiting for a waiter to start their shift. The new waiter was amazing, went above and beyond to make our dining experience good. They need asked for a different payment bc they didn't want to run it by hand. Usually were there 2ish hours, we were there for over 3hrs.

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LF
Columbus
13 reviews
Dined on June 15, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We loved getting to create our own entrees! We each got to pick 3 or 4 meats, which was a fun experience. It let us try something on someone else's plate (Garlic Pepper Sirloin for example). The food was great as always, and we love this place. Only thing I'd like is slightly bigger vessels for the batter and sauces - for 4 people it was a tiny amount. Also, the zucchini was hard to keep on the forks being such thin slices (I'd suggest cutting them into chunks which might be easier), and I really missed the broccoli!! I hope they bring that back. All in all though, we had a great time as we always do!

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AS
Columbus
1 review
Dined on June 15, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Food was outstanding. Ambience great! Server was very helpful

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CK
Columbus
3 reviews
Dined on June 15, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 3ambience 4

I've been to Melting Pot in various cities upwards of 30 times. My most recent trip to Columbus was for my sister's 40th birthday which was mentioned in the reservation. When our waitress asked us if we were celebrating anything I responded that it was my sister's 40th birthday. She responded with "that's nice." I was kinda bummed that nothing was done for her or offered for me to purchase for her. The Troy, MI location always follows thru on your celebration details.

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KR
Columbus
1 review
Dined on June 14, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 5

We had a party of 4 and we ran out of both cheese and chocolate. The portions need to be larger to accommodate the servings; otherwise the food was very good

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OT
1 review
Dined on June 10, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great place to celebrate special occasions! I have been there just for fun, but also for birthdays, bachelorette parties, and anniversaries!

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