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Melting Pot Restaurant

1110 N Glebe Rd, Arlington, VA 22201-4795
+1 703-243-4490
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cheese fondue” (14 reviews)
“alpine cheese” (2 reviews)
“bread” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1110 N Glebe Rd, Arlington, VA 22201-4795
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

Very slow night- we sat in the bar area and had Destinee as our bartender/server. She was wonderful- right there when we needed her, yet didn't rush us. She knew the menu well and made some great suggestions. The Melting Pot is not cheap- you...More

Thank SOSMindy
MeltingPotMarketing, Manager at Melting Pot Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2017

Thank you very much for your review and honest feedback, Mindy. We'll be sure to let Destinee know you had such a nice time. Have a happy new year and please stop in again when your daughter is in town!

Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Our visit was fine until the waitress decided not to show up at our table forever! When I spoke to the manager, he addressed the issue...then to have her come back to the table and SLAM HOT MELTED CHOCOLATE down on the table & almost...More

Thank nicolerI2952MG
MeltingPotMarketing, Manager at Melting Pot Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

We are so sorry to hear about your experience! We would love an opportunity to make things right. Can you please send us an email at meltingpotmarketing@verizon.net and include the location and a contact number so we can give you a call. Thank you.

Reviewed 4 October 2017

My friend and I bought a Groupon and it was an excellent deal. We started with the alpine cheese fondue which was wonderful, then had the house salad, and our entrée choice (chicken breast, dry-rubbed pork and chicken & vegetable dumplings). Our waiter, Carlos, was...More

1  Thank LoveToTravel30226
Corey R, Guest Relations Manager at Melting Pot Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are thrilled you enjoyed your dining experience and we make sure to pass along the kind words to Carlos and the management team. Thanks again for dining with us and we hope to see you...More

Reviewed 27 September 2017

I was very disappointed with my dinner at Melting Pot. First, the server must have been new and didn't know to turn the apparatus on before starting the the melting process. As a result, it took forever for our dinner to be ready. We ordered...More

Thank AuntieMRA
Corey R, Guest Relations Manager at Melting Pot Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback. I apologize for all of the issues that you encountered when you dined with us. There is never an excuse to deliver poor service. We would love a chance to talk further with you...More

Reviewed 2 August 2017

Exceptional Staff, Dining of the highest order. Previously, 11 years ago celebrating my wife's retirement 27 1/2 years as an RN at Alexandria Hospital- she encouraged, returning to this wonderful exciting dining experience. From the moment we arrived, this Anniversary milestone was a grand success....More

1  Thank Edward B
Emily N, Guest Relations Manager at Melting Pot Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Hello Edward! Thank you for taking the time to write your review and congratulations on your anniversary. We appreciate you choosing to include us in such a special evening. We are thrilled that our staff helped to make your celebration so unforgettable and we hope...More

Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We decided to go to the melting pot because it was our 10th anniversary. I love going during the week is not as crowded. Our server Todd was amazing and well skilled. Because I did the check and I receive free chocolate covered strawberries. I...More

1  Thank Crisc03
Emily N, Guest Relations Manager at Melting Pot Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write your review and for allowing us to be part of such a special night. Congratulations on 10 years! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your special night and we hope to see you again for your 11th!

Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Groupon offered a prix fix dinner offer for 2 for three of the Melting Pot restaurants in this area. My husband and I chose the Arlington location. We had a fantastic dinner. The restaurant was easy to find, the service was excellent, and the food...More

1  Thank isilwath
Emily N, Guest Relations Manager at Melting Pot Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are thrilled that you and your husband enjoyed your evening with us. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

We were happily surprised to have a better than expected meal, service, ambiance, etc. We went once to a melting pot in Mexico City and it was more casual. Considering the reasonable price of $38 per person for a cheese fondue to share, a salad,...More

1  Thank TravelingCat22
Emily N, Guest Relations Manager at Melting Pot Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your experience with us. We hope to see you again soon so you can experience our chocolate fondue!

Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We'd never been to a Melting Pot. Sounded different and fun so we went for "lumper" (late lunch early supper). What fun! Service was exceptional. Food was excellent. Not a place we would frequent due to cost but defiantly a place to return to if...More

1  Thank Japruzze
Emily N, Guest Relations Manager at Melting Pot Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your "lumper" with us, and we hope to see you again next time you're in the area!

Reviewed 23 March 2017

The concept is fun, the service is great but the food? It's totally not worth it, tasteless and yuck.More

Thank Colton C
Emily N, Guest Relations Manager at Melting Pot Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback. I apologize for any issues you had with the food when you dined with us. We would love a chance to hear more about your experience so we can see what we could be...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1110 N Glebe Rd, Arlington, VA 22201-4795
    (Fairfax Dr)
  • Public Transportation: From the Metro - Orange Line: Take Metro to the Ballston Metro stop. Come out of Metro station onto Fairfax Drive. Make a left onto Fairfax and walk about 3 blocks to Glebe Road. Make a right onto Glebe Road and walk about 1 1/2 blocks. The restaurant is on the left.
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-243-4490
  • E-mail
Description
Spice up your dinner tonight and make some memories when you come to The Melting Pot in Arlington, Virginia. We are located in Ballston on N. Glebe Rd between the cross streets of Washington Boulevard and Fairfax Drive. Enjoy every moment while sitting with your friends and enjoying all of your favorite dippers with our delicious fondue. Just looking to do cheese and chocolate? We offer that as well as our four-course experiences that are perfect for that special night out. We have a great selection of large party menus that can be personalized to fit any budget or group. Reservations are encouraged.
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