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The Melting Pot

1949 Ringling Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34236-5918
+1 941-365-2628
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good14%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“cheese fondue” (17 reviews)
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1949 Ringling Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34236-5918
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife's birthday. 7 of us to together, and had a great time. Would not have changed a thing. Ask for Brooke! She was awesome!

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Reviewed 11 June 2017

Wonderful experience, overall! Great service, great value, and an experience in and of itself. Hunter was an excellent server for the entire three hours that we stayed. She was personable and sociable in conversation and helped us understand the menu and the ordering options. The...More

Thank Josh S
Levi K, General Manager at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2017

Thank you for your feedback. We are happy to hear that you had a great experience and look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Four awesome courses. Service at a great pace so we could enjoy it all. Great food and recommendations. Always a great meal.

Thank Steve J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the place where my fiancee' got engaged. The privacy booths add an intimacy that we both loved. It's hard to pinpoint exactly what made the difference between that dining experience and others we've had. It could have been the food - fun and...More

Thank Bob L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Holy crap this place is amazing! This was my first time eating here and I can’t stop smiling! Christina was just a big huge bundle of joy! She was a very kind and mature young lady! The food was freaking awesome! I put my broccoli...More

Thank ruphus1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

She was an amazing server!!! Everything came our in a timely manner. The fondue was awesome. I will be coming back for sure.

Thank vwoodard1266
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner with family is always great. This restaurant made the evening something special. Our server, Christi B was simply the best. Unbelievable knowledge of the food and wine helped the whole meal an 11 on a 1 to 10 scale!!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was amazing, our service was amazing, the manager Bri was amazing and our server Lexi was the most amazing. She was so sweet and extremely professional. I recommend everyone to come here and have her as a server! She recommended the new alpine...More

Thank donagalsrichmary
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unique dining experience. Our waitress Christi B was excellent in explaining options on the menu as this is fondue at your table with a four course meal. Every course had very fresh ingredients. And our service was excellent!

Thank klasota1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Christina B was an excellent server in every way. She knew every item on the menu, explained the melting pot experience to us as first time visitors and had a very happy attitude in the midst of working a very busy Saturday night. When I...More

Thank Beth B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1949 Ringling Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34236-5918
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-365-2628
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When you are in the mood for something special for dinner tonight, look no further than The Melting Pot in Sarasota, Florida. You can stop in for a quick drink or two over cheese and chocolate, or you can enjoy the full four-course experience. The choice is yours, but the result remains the same; you and your dinner companions won’t be able to stop talking about our delicious gourmet fondue. Conveniently located on the second floor of the Synovus Bank Building in downtown Sarasota, The Melting Pot is the most sought-after fondue restaurant in the city for good reason. Guests are drawn to our flavorful gourmet cheeses, perfect for dipping artisan bread and fresh fruit. We also offer a customizable entrée menu consisting of locally sourced shrimp, lobster, and filet mignon that you can prepare with your choice of batters and seasoning. And who could forget our nine decadent chocolate choices for dessert?
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