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The Melting Pot

5650 E 86th St, Ste A, Indianapolis, IN 46250-1697
+1 317-841-3601
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“cheese fondue” (21 reviews)
“salad” (24 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
5650 E 86th St, Ste A, Indianapolis, IN 46250-1697
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1 - 10 of 136 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I haven't been here in close to 15 years. It was so fun!! The menu is a bit overwhelming but our server, Lindsey, was very knowledgeable and helpful! The food was good and the atmosphere was nice! It is definitely a fun experience!!

Thank Kaytbethsc
MeltingPotIndy, General Manager at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for the great review! We will share this with Lindsey as well!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There were four of us, all adults. We had reservations, and also had requested two burners. All of us order the 4 course fondue dinner, each having their own selection of meat, seafood, vegetarian selections. Everything went perfect. The service was great. The food was...More

Thank Janet W
MeltingPotIndy, General Manager at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Janet, Thank you for your review!

Reviewed 20 May 2017

This was to have been a special night out, but the hosts could not find our reservation, and we waited while they messed with their computers before reluctantly escorting us to a booth in the bar area. The bartender was our server and she did...More

Thank Donald W
MeltingPotIndy, General Manager at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2017

Donald, we are sorry that you did not enjoy your experience. Please contact the management via email or phone; indymeltingpot@comcast.net or 317-841-3601 and we will look into this incident and try to rectify it. Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

We are regulars at the melting pot. They have recently changed their menu and have added some excellent new choices, especially with the cheese and main course. We had the Gorgonzola and bacon and it was excellent. For the Main entree we got the new...More

Thank Michelle H
MeltingPotIndy, General Manager at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2017

Michelle, thank you for your review!

Reviewed 14 March 2017

Great food, amazing waiter and so much fun! I would recommend making reservations as the restaurant was extremely busy. Will definitely be back.

Thank lcaseltine
MeltingPotIndy, General Manager at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2017

Thank you for your review, we are glad you had a good time!

Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We had a terrible experience here. We were early for a reservation and had no problem waiting in the bar. We requested a table not a booth and while there were several tables we were not seated. Even after speaking to an incredibly rude manager...More

Thank glorog
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Loved it. Make sure you are not in a hurry. Given the process they use, it'll take some time for the 3 courses. We took advantage of the Devour Indy, that had 3 courses for $30. You'll have to ask for it since they don't...More

Thank Jljigi
MeltingPotIndy, General Manager at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2017

Thank you for your review!

Reviewed 27 January 2017

Have gone a number of times given our extended family's choices and food preferences. Best part is sharing and engaging in serving yourself with fondue of a wide range of choices: different sauces, cooking, food selection. Plus the same approach for dessert. If cost is...More

Thank ralphwilhelm1
MeltingPotIndy, General Manager at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2017

Thank you for your review!

Reviewed 17 December 2016

Ate here with 2 friends. It was expensive but the service and the food was fantastic. The staff was super friendly and professional. Plan on a long meal so don't eat here if you are in a rush.

Thank HoosierNana
MeltingPotIndy, General Manager at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2017

Thank you for your review! We are glad you enjoyed your experience!

Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

A very neat experience. We chose a 4 course meal and loved every part of it. Very cozy, private dining experience.

Thank jabragg77
MeltingPotIndy, General Manager at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2017

Thank you for your review!

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Softballmomnana
What are the costs for children
18 March 2015|
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Response from Ian B |
Hello! We do have a children's entree that we offer for $11.95, it is a smaller portion of our regular entree. That is not inclusive of our cheese or chocolate fondue however, adding extra portions of those would be extra. I... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 50
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
16:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 22:00
Thursday
16:00 - 22:00
Friday
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5650 E 86th St, Ste A, Indianapolis, IN 46250-1697
    (Allisonville Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-841-3601
  • E-mail
Description
The Melting Pot provides a unique, upscale & intimate dining experience with its assortment of fondue cooked at the table by the guest. It is a perfect location for a romantic evening, corporate dinner party or friendly gathering. Guests can enjoy a variety of tasty entrees served with special dipping sauces. The menu also includes creamy cheese fondue, fresh salads, fine wines & mouth watering chocolate fondue desserts.
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