The Melting Pot - Westwood
We have a Gluten-free menu and accommodate most food allergies. Please let us know when making a reservation.
The Melting Pot is THE place for Bridal and Baby Showers, Bachelorette Parties, birthdays or any occasion that has to be fun and different. When making your reservation please tell us about the guest of honor and we will do our best to make their occasion special.
- Winner "Award of Excellence" - Wine Spectator magazine
- Zagat Rated "Excellent"
- Accredited by the American Vegetarian Association 2004 - 2012
Easter Restaurant Specials & Reservations
Hip Hop Hooray Easter’s On Its Way… Come experience something "Egg-Straordinary"at The Melting Pot of Westwood! Brunch Menu is available 12-3:30pm & Dinner Menu available 12-8pm
Sunday, April 21, 2019
Love Melting Pot. Still remains one of my favorite go to spots.
The place barely had anyone in it. It was my wife’s birthday and they seated us near the bar and entrance. Not exactly romantic or relaxing which is why we liked the Melting Pot in Whippany. The waitress also felt pushy all night. We literally had uncooked meat on our plate and meat cooking in the pot and she was like “are we all finished?” What?! The booths also feel old and worn out. I’m 220 so maybe it sunk down more than normal but it was not that comfortable. For a $120+ meal, I’d expect a better experience.
Went for an anniversary date and they put us in a private little alcove which was really nice. Server (pretty sure her name was Kate) was so kind and helpful and the food was really good. Definitely a little expensive, so I'm only saving it for special occasions. People around us were a bit noisy but there's only so much you can do. Some birthday parties around. Wouldn't let that deter me unless I was looking for a very quiet evening. Def recommend! Couldn't get dessert but we got a coupon for free dessert so we'll be back!
I reserved for my wife, myself, and two other friends and we all had a great time.
Its the 2nd time I was at the Melting. The food and the service were great, as expected.
I was in the restaurant for about 2 hours for my daughters 18th Birthday. She had been so looking forward to it.
ALL NIGHT all we heard was a baby literally screaming - it did not stop AT ALL. The child was right behind us.
I know that the facility has no control over people's children BUT my bill came to about $300.00 and that is A LOT of money for me, if I am spending that kind of money I REALLY DO NOT want to listen to a child screaming all night. It ruined the night. It took me a very long time to save up to be able to take my daughter there and then for it to ruined like that was a HUGE disappointment.
Girl Scout night. Just me and my girl. And grandma stopped by.
This was our worst Melting Pot experience ever and we have been to 4 locations. They were overbooked and not efficient. We were there for over 3 hrs and left very unhappy.
We usually went to the melting pot in Whippany. So sorry it closed, atmosphere was so much better there. Going to miss them.
Great food, great server, some minor slip-ups with our order, but overall a great dining experience. The only issue I had was that I made a reservation the day before and we were 2 minutes early but had to wait at least 10-15 minutes past the time that I booked for “tables to be cleared.” I’m pretty sure that’s not how reservations work, the entire reason of making one is so that you can be seated when you booked it for.
A little overpriced, but its ok if you go once in a blue moon.
Our server, Joel, was very friendly and made great conversation. He made an already great experience even better with his positive demeanor - any restaurant would be lucky to have such an excellent server!
They changed the menu and it was a bit confusing. They need to simplify it properly.
The waiter started out good but never asked us if we wanted something to drink. We finally asked. Once he set down the main course (the meat) he disappeared and we were almost done with it before he turned up again.
But overall it was good. We will be back.
Food was very good. Service was friendly but very very slow. Pricing is pretty outrageous. $120 for two meals and tip with no drinks.
Delish food good service
Our waiter John was fantastic!!!
Our 4th time coming here and still great service, it’s a nice night out, great customer service, great food.
Melting Pot is always delicious. We’ve never had bad service and always enjoy our meals.
Took us in earlier than reservation. Great service from staff all around. Food was amazing. Very private and intimate dining experience. Overall an amazing place for special occasions.
The Melting Pot was a good experience but more of a special occasion option. We were seated next to a very loud family, which made the experience less enjoyable overall. I understand that this is a bit out of the restaurant's control, but it was definitely a damper on the mood. Overall, the food was quite tasty but cooking and timing the food for the entree got a bit tedious. I would consider coming back for a special occasion or perhaps just to get the cheese fondue and/or the chocolate fondue - neither of which require you to cook your own food.
Such a fun experience for me and my girlfriend. Such a cool place to go and spend a couple hours bonding
First timer and the service was excellent, the food and portions were excellent. Overall very great experience.
The food is always amazing but our 2 servers today were the best we’ve ever had! Attentive to our needs but allowed us to enjoy our time as a family.
Pretty good place excellent service. The wait time was a bit slow with everything. Waiter was a bit slow in this case but I do get it since she was the only one waiting for 5 or 6 tables.
Our server Adam was lovely and was very kind. Also, the manager (John?) was adorable and was helpful!
Service was awful. Waited 20 minutes for drinks I got mine the others didn’t until I had to ask when the first course came. It was only soda. I asked the hostess to find our server. First course of cheese sever never turned in burner- had to ask another waiter. Meal came never was asked if we needed anything. Others cleared our table and took a refill drink order. Dessert came and burner turned on 3 never got hot. Just an overall awful experience.
Love the Melting Pot. I’ve only been to the Westwood location. Great service! Amazing food!
Had a wonderful date night at the melting pot. All of the food was fresh, and high quality ingredients. Will definitely be back again, because it's one of my favorite ways to eat food. It's different and enjoyable. Definitely a conversation starter. The wait staff was wonderful, and very on point. The dinner ran smoothly with no hiccups, and we didn't wait for anything. Will definitely be back.
Been here plenty of times always good. The only complain I have is our server Isaiah. He was all over the place, confused by our simple request of sharing on entree and making a big fuss. Wouldn’t want him again but definitely won’t stop us from going
I have been here on multiple occasions, tonight seemed off. Our server was less than engaged.
Came here for an anniversary dinner and our server, Deanna was great. The cheese fondue was great. Lots of fun things to dip into it. The salad was delicious. Greens with a raspberry dressing and candies pecans and Gorgonzola. The main course was a little confusing. Didn’t realize we had to cook our dinner ourselves. But it was still nice, and the Coq au Vin was very good. The various sauces to go with the meats were a nice touch. Dessert was awesome. Chocolate with fruit and some other goodies. Delicious.
Amazing service! Made my birthday so so special with free chocolate covered strawberries to take home & a special desert. Our waiter was so nice and helpful explaining all our options and choices and checking in on us!
It was lovely, although a little too relaxing with kids. However, everyone enjoyed, ate well and a good time was had by all!
Fun as always. Enjoyed dinner on NYE!
Fun time during New Years. Interactive for kids too.
We had wonderful service and a great time. Absolutely fantastic time!
Melting Pot has long been a family favorite. We tend to eat quickly and the pace of a fondue cooking meal forces us to slow down, talk more, laugh more, and enjoy each other more!
The Melting Pot is always a fantastic place for a celebration. Food was fun and terrific. And we had a great time.
we go to this restaurant every year for my moms birthday, this year was no different, it was just as amazing. the service was very nice and accommodating, the food was delicious, and the atmosphere was perfect.
We love this restaurant but this trip wasn’t the best. Oil pot was turned up too hot and burned a lot of the meats within 15-20 seconds in the oil. By the time we were able to get our waitress, two guests had burned lips... we traded the oil for a broth. They did apologize for the oil pot being turned up too high. Costly dinner for six when two guests spend dinner with ice on their lips and leave with lip blisters from the oil. Disappointing this trip.
We went for Sunday brunch. The service was exceptional, very attentive.