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The Melting Pot

213 Burlington Rd, Bedford, MA 01730-1468
+1 781-791-0529
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good30%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“fondue” (36 reviews)
“chicken” (8 reviews)
Open Now
16:00 - 22:30All hours
CUISINES
American, International, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
213 Burlington Rd, Bedford, MA 01730-1468
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1 - 10 of 89 reviews

Reviewed 6 March 2017

We had never tried the Melting Pot and when we saw that it was included in Dine Out Boston this month we decided to give it a try. First, our server was EXCELLENT .. he took the time to explain the menu, the different cooking...More

Thank pall48
MeltingPotBedford, Owner at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2017

Hi pall48, Thank you very much for reviewing our restaurant, we very much appreciate you taking the time to do so! You can certainly ask to NOT sit in what we call "lover's lane" for future reference. They were created to really give someone the...More

Reviewed 14 February 2017

Went here for a Valentine's dinner and everything was very good. Nothing stood out as amazing. It was a nice change of pace from a normal style restaurant. In case you didn't know the Melting Pot is a fondue style restaurant where you cook and/or...More

Thank Mike_bu_10
MeltingPotBedford, Owner at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2017

Hi Mike_bu_10, Thank you very much for taking the time to review the restaurant. We are a little different from your norm and as you said a change of pace :) I know you had mentioned that you found it a little pricey, I just...More

Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Was not sure what to expect but we were delighted at all aspects for our meal. The variety and quality of the food, from meat, chicken, fish, including lobster, very fresh vegetables, very fresh fruit, too the delicious desserts, was matched by the attention to...More

Thank 186574Lex55
Management response:Responded 14 December 2016

Hi 186574Lex55! Thank you for the fantastic review! We very much appreciate it! We look forward to seeing you during your next visit! Cate Pedreschi Assistant GM/Owner The Melting Pot-Bedford (781) 791-0529

Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

When the cold comes and you do not know where to go, enjoy the atmosphere and go eat a great fondue with varied choices, a clean and efficient cooking system to make this delicious meal a pleasant moment for family gatherings or friends. Romantic and...More

Thank Maria Beatriz L
Management response:Responded 14 December 2016

Maria, thank you so much for the great review. It is definitely nice and warm in here with some delicious comfort food ;) Hope to see you again soon! Cate Pedreschi Asst GM/Owner The Melting Pot-Bedford (781) 791-0529

Reviewed 28 November 2016

Everything was phenomenal during our time at the melting pot. We were there for three and a half hours which was a little bit excessive even though we had gone in expecting the meal to last longer than a traditional sit down dinner. Each course...More

Thank Jill K
Management response:Responded 14 December 2016

Hi Jill! We would love to see you again soon at the restaurant! ;) Thank you for taking the time to do a great review! Cate Pedreschi Owner (781) 791-0529

Reviewed 24 November 2016

Our server was very friendly and answered our questions with knowledge. We had her in the past and she even remembered us. The manager came by to see how everything was, which I find to be wonderful. We love the atmosphere, especially in the small...More

Thank hankswaine
Management response:Responded 14 December 2016

Hi Hankswaine! We very much appreciate you taking the time to give us such a glowing review! We look forward to seeing you soon! Cate Pedreschi Asst GM/Owner The Melting Pot-Bedford (781) 791-0529

Reviewed 19 November 2016

Wow! This place is so over priced for what you get. It's an interactive dining experience, but not worth the price. What you do get for food is not very much. If you get an app, main meal and dessert, you might not leave hungry.More

1  Thank Michelle E
Management response:Responded 14 December 2016

Hi Michelle, Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant, we appreciate it! I am sorry you felt the dinner was not worth the price and that you left hungry. If you get a chance to try us again, I do suggest you...More

Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Go for the experience. Bring your girlfriends, have drinks.. this is a pricey adventure, bring your wallet. The bread and cheese is decadent, but trust me, that's all you need. The meat portion is divided between the entire restaurant, the cut is not good, you...More

1  Thank honest reviewer
Management response:Responded 8 November 2016

Dear Honest Reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant. I am a little confused as to you mentioning that "the meat portion is divided between the entire restaurant"? If you ordered one of our bouillon cooking styles it is quite difficult...More

Reviewed 3 October 2016

We booked via OpenTable a table for 6 to celebrate my son's 18th birthday. Our reservation was early evening, which proved to be perfect as this is not a dining experience that you can rush through and be done in an hour. Our wait-person (Hannah)...More

Thank Sue_near_Boston
Management response:Responded 8 November 2016

Hi Sue! Thank you very much for the fantastic review! We greatly appreciate it! We love Hannah too, so we are happy to see you feel the same way! Hope we get to see you again soon! Thanks! Cate Pedreschi Assistant GM/Owner The Melting Pot...More

Reviewed 26 September 2016

We ate here to celebrate my adult daughter's birthday. The restaurant was busy but not full. Our orders were taken promptly. The first course went fine but after we received our main courses we never saw the waitress until she cleared for the dessert course....More

Thank mrsh8b
Management response:Responded 8 November 2016

Hi mrsh8b! Thank you very much for taking the time to review our restaurant. I am terribly sorry that your experience here was less than perfect and I would love to chat with you about it if you have a moment to spare. My phone...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 50
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 22:30
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:30
Saturday
16:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 213 Burlington Rd, Bedford, MA 01730-1468
    (Network Drive, Burlington)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Bedford
  • Phone Number: +1 781-791-0529
  • E-mail
Description
Looking for something different in the Burlington area? The Melting Pot Restaurant is THE place for a fun and unique fine dining experience. We offer multi-course fondue dining, perfect for all occasions.
Our menu has something for everyone! Choose from a variety of creamy cheese fondues, fresh salads, and fondue-style entrees (including seafood and steak), cooked right at your table. A trip to the Melting Pot isn't complete without indulging in one of our decadent chocolate fondue desserts. We also have a full Gluten Free menu and can accommodate vegetarian and most other dietary requests.

We are located right on the Bedford and Burlington line and can be accessed easily from routes 3 and 128 (I 95). We are located less than 2 miles from the Burlington Mall and AMC Burlington Cinema and within driving distance from Massachusetts' North Shore and Southern New Hampshire.
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