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About The Melting Pot - Lyndhurst
The Melting Pot Lyndhurst is a modern, romantic, interactive, upscale, casual & fun fondue restaurant. From an intimate dinner for 2, to a girl’s night out, to a banquet of 100, The Melting Pot Lyndhurst is a place to escape the day to day & relax! Our beautifully appointed dining rooms, superior service, Wine Spectator award winning wine list, luscious and creamy cheese fondues, crisp seasonal salads, succulent entrees including steak, lobster, chicken, shrimp, vegan & vegetarian meals plus our decadent chocolate fondue desserts make for a perfect dinning experience in casual elegance! Winner of Smart Business Magazine's 2007 World Class Service Award for the Great Escape, the 2005 Silver Spoon award for best new restaurant & winner of Wine Spectator's 2005, 2006, 2007 & 2008 Best wine list!
Lyndhurst, OH 44124
Fondue, Vegetarian / Vegan
Hours of Operation:
Lunch: Daily: 12:00am - 5:00pm; Dinner: Sunday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 11:00pm
$30 and under
AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Valet Parking Provided by Legacy Village for $5.00
Plenty of parking in Legacy Village parking lots.
Private Party Facilities:
The Melting Pot - Lyndhurst's private dining rooms are a superior venue for that special dinner or cocktail reception & provides an executive retreat for your next business meeting or family celebration.
Private Party Contact:
our Private Event Coordinator: (844) 215-1497
Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Cafe, Chef's Table, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
Special Events & Promotions:
Join Club Fondue to learn more about special promotional nights such as spa night, beer and wine dinners and 80's night. Sign up for Club Fondue and receive special discounts and first shot opportunity for holiday reservations. http://www.meltingpot.com/our-menu.aspx
The Melting Pot - Lyndhurst Ratings and Reviews
My husband and I came to the melting pot to celebrate Seeetest Day. We were seated in a booth for 6 with 2 burners and felt like we were under a spotlight because of the bright lighting. It was definitely not the romantic dinner we had hoped for. We typically love the Melting Pot but after driving an hour to get there we do expect a better experience.
Food was good as always. However, we were looking to split and have been there many times and know the appetites of the three of us. We ordered one four course meal, and one shrimp a la carte. The waiter, Ben told us the a la carte did not come with anything, and we said that was fine, we knew. He asked who got the extra salad, which we didn't think was included. We were not going to order extra cheese or dessert, we were fine with what came with the four course meal. We ended up paying am additional $45 for a salad and 2 additional orders of cheese and dessert. I have been there many times and have always been asked if adding extra cheese or dessert, which we never do. We were not happy we were charged the extra when we never asked for it. I have been going to melting pot for years, but will request a different server next time.
Food not worth the price, ravioli were horrible do not recommend them. waited about 10 minutes at the host stand before anyone even saw us. Our server was good and attentive. They should really explain the app for two is double the price, we didn’t even realize and really didn’t need all that food.
Having been to the Melting Pot many times, I was excited to take my SO there to celebrate our one year anniversary. Unfortunately, this was the least satisfying experience I've had here to date. Our server was extremely unengaged: he didn't explain anything on the menu even though my date had never been there before; when he brought our food, he just dropped it off with almost no word; and he didn't check on us other than to bring out the next course.
My date was unimpressed, both by the service and the food, and couldn't understand why I liked the place so much. And based on this experience, it was difficult to justify.
There was simply NOT enough food! 2 pieces of chicken, 2 of beef, a cold water lobster tail (which was a large crayfish tail IMO), and 2 pieces of pasta??? The 3 potato, mushroom, & brocolli pieces parts really did NOT fill in the blanks (that was the Lyndhurst Special contents)!
Such a great atmosphere and ambiance, sad you have to stop on the way home to eat :(
It was our second time there and we recommend this place to everyone. Our waiter was really down to earth and really funny. He was perfect for this place. He was very knowledgeable and answered any questions. The lighting was nice. It was quiet and perfect for our wedding anniversary. The wait was a little longer then we'd had hoped, but we understand a busy Friday night.
The appetizer and desserts were good, but the rest of the meal consisted of boiling tiny portions of meat and veggies in a hot pot of broth. Soggy meat and veggies. Yuck. Service wasn't the greatest either. $100 for 3 people to eat self cooked soggy finger food. Won't be doing that again.
A great place for an anniversary, this is the third time we've celebrated one at this Melting Pot location. Great service, very quiet, and a great experience. Just a bit expensive for anything more than once a year or so for most, but that's also what makes it good for a special occasion.
Not a great experience, seated quickly, but then it was waiting for the rest of our dining. Waiter was slow, inattentive, no personality! Two of the four of us had never been and doubt any of us will be back. Very sad, but we will probably drive a little farther to the orher one. Kids running around, hanging out and making a mess in the bathroom, and loud. Sorry to say would give up the ambience at this one for all around better experience at the other.
We make the trip from North Canton to Legacy Village for the Melting Pot probably once every few months. We usually request a well lit booth , to have Angel as our server if available because we have the best experience, as she is a amazing server . However, this past Friday we had Brandon as our server. He left us without drinks for about 15 minutes twice , Angel actually stopped by our table to say hi to our son and asked Brandon to get us drinks we had asked for long before she came by. He never even seemed sorry for forgetting . We were brought 1 bowl of bread for 4 servings of cheese , I asked for a second bowl of bread when he brought the cheese out and we were left staring at the cheese without being able to eat it for over 10 min. He forgot the seasoning for the salad , we had to wave him down for that also. We were just amazed on the lack of service and his acknowledgment for his forgetfulness. We love the Melting Pot experience but will have to put in our requests when we place our reservation to never have Brandon in our future visits . This past Friday our experience was horrible and just wasn't relaxing as it always has been in the past.
Seated in what I can only describe as a closet in a corner with another couple right next to us. Boiled meat, couldn't finish it. Server made it clear to everyone in the restaurant that we were using a groupon and what it included(classy for our 10yr anniversary). When we received the bill the appetizer wasn't included as mentioned and were charged 2x the price listed on the menu. Your $30 groupon turns into a $100+ meal that really was laughable for what it is. We ordered chocolate fondue($8.95) and the enhancement for it($4.95), because at that point we only spent $6 for 2 drinks(or so I thought) Chocolate fondue was good, but we were charged 2x for it as well.... Be prepared to be shocked when receiving your bill.
Wonderful service and excellent food! It was an evening of celebrating my fiancé and I's engagement and they treated us like family. Always checking in on us and even surprised us with chocolate strawberries and a festive plate. The manager was so delightful and takes care of her restaurant, which shows!!
Love the Melting Pot! First time taking my little granddaughters to meet Belle at the Fairytale Fondue. It's a wonderful idea. A little disappointed that some of the vegetables get very spicy after cooking in the boullion. We couldn't eat them. Hopefully they will find a solution to this problem so we can enjoy our vegetables next time we visit!
The melting pot all in all was a great experience. Other than the initial wait after being seated and served your drinks everything ran smoothly. Our waiter was outstanding as he was very knowledgeable and helpful as it was my First visit and I wasn't sure on what to order. The atmosphere was comfortable and soothing. The food was delicious. All around a great dinning experience.
We enjoy The Melting Pot and were excited that there was a Groupon available last December. When both our children were in town this weekend we thought it would be a great time to use it for appetizers and dessert as two of us have dietary restrictions. I'm glad I mentioned the Groupon to the server because it apparently can only used on specific items. Solely appetizers and desserts were not any of the options. No where on the Groupon did it state there were food choice restrictions nor do I recall it stating the restrictions on the Groupon site when I ordered it. Had the restrictions been listed I may not have ordered it due to our dietary limitations. I am very disappointed in The Melting Pot as they blamed it on "the computer system" not being able to ring it up. Computers can be programmed any way you want them to be. To limit the Groupon without notifying the purchaser is just a deceitful way of doing business.
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