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The Hot Pot

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11215 Manchester, Small shopping Center on the North Side of Manchester just east of the Jr. High, Kirkwood, Saint Louis, MO 63122
+1 314-315-4429
11:00 - 20:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 20:00
Sat 11:00 - 16:00
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

If owners are in come back later they need a refresher colder in hospitalitlty! Down right due no hello , no good bye sitting at tables complaining about employees. A no no in front of customers. The emplyooees are kind & hospitable unlike the owners.The owners gave no good bye no TY no come again , no how was your... More 

Thank Rob R
Saint Louis, Missouri
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

This place is one of my favorites. Truly a hidden gem in Kirkwood. I'm constantly looking for Groupons. It is a small place with limited seating, but I love how the tables are set up so you may potentially share a table with a complete stranger. Every time I go there, I always try a different combination. The menu is... More 

Thank runcation
Saint Charles
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

A brand new Pot Belly has opened right across from Lindenwood University in St Charles, Missouri. Located in the new strip mall on First Capital Drive it serves freshly made sub sandwiches, soups, and salads. Everything is fresh, soups made daily and made to order. They have a limited menu and topping but do an excellent job in preparing your... More 

Thank barnegat72
Saint Louis, Mo
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406 reviews
302 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Jason & Sam were a warm welcome for my first visit. Hospitable and very informative on how and what to order. I opted for the tofu bowl with rice noodles in a combination miso yaki sauce loaded with fresh veggies. I paired my delicious bowl with a glass of Sauvignon Blanc wine and ended with a banana brownie. Sam warned... More 

Thank Christy A
Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

A friend told me about The Hot Pot, but only recently did I go there to eat. What a treat! The meal was delicious and gluten free! They cater to you having a meal your body can enjoy! Each person's food is made to order, so you know exactly what you are getting. The service was excellent. The owner's daughter... More 

Thank Marianne H
Saint Louis, Missouri
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016

I have been going to hot pot for a couple years now, I have just never made a review. I am very particular about healthy food, so I don't go to just any restaurant. The food has to be at least local, which is what I love about Hot Pot. I really like the hot pot bowl, with all of... More 

Thank Toridubose
Chesterfield, Missouri
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350 reviews
260 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2016

We got very lucky to arrive during a lull before dinner service. The restaurant is very small and all of their mains are made to order in an open kitchen. You place your order, pay the bill at the counter and your food is served to you. The menu is wide, deep and quite tasty. They also have a super... More 

Thank Stu K
Saint Louis, MO
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33 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2016

Having been on the AIP (autoimmune protocol) diet for the past 4 months, it has been all but impossible to eat out. Restaurants simply do not know how to accommodate such a restrictive diet (and really I can't blame them). My wife had found Hotpot and when we went for the first time, I was in shock that they had... More 

Thank fretlessb
Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2015

Be careful if you try to use a groupon for the free bowl and drink. We went tonight and they charged us $36. We asked if that included the groupon and the girl said yes. Mind you, we had already paid $18 for the groupon. You don't get a receipt, so afterwards I added up our bill and it didn't... More 

Thank Melissa C
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50 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2015

So I've been eating here now for a couple of months and can't get over how great the food is! I switched to a Paleo diet in January of this year and have struggled with where to go to get a good lunch which follows the Paleo protocol to even a limited degree. You should go and give it a... More 

Thank Robert G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11215 Manchester, Small shopping Center on the North Side of Manchester just east of the Jr. High, Kirkwood, Saint Louis, MO 63122
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis  >  Kirkwood
  • Phone Number: +1 314-315-4429
This is a new restaurant that had their grand opening Thursday, July 26, 2012.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?