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The Melting Pot

1 Walden Galleria, Suite D224, Galleria Mall, Buffalo, NY 14225-5408
+1 716-685-6358
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cheese fondue” (36 reviews)
“pound cake” (6 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Food
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Value
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LOCATION
1 Walden Galleria, Suite D224, Galleria Mall, Buffalo, NY 14225-5408
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A friend and I recently had lunch at the Melting Pot. We chose one of the lunch specials which included a cheese fondue course, a salad course and a chocolate fondue course. Various items were provided for dipping in the artichoke and cheese dip. The...More

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708JimM708, Owner at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for the detailed review! I will pass your compliments along to my service staff. I hope to see you again soon. Cheers, Jim Materese Owner

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dining here is a great and unique experience. We choose the grill style of cooking and everything was so delicious. The four courses give more than enough selections that you will leave full and satisfied.

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Jim M, Owner at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Marla, Thank you for the wonderful review! I am glad you enjoyed your experience and I hope to see you again soon. Cheers, Jim Materese Owner

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have always wanted to go to the Melting Pot since it opened. Since my family and I decided on a stay-cation, we thought the Melting Pot would fit into our plans. My party consisted of myself, my husband and my 3 kids- ages 6,9,...More

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Jim M, Owner at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Suzanne, Thank you for the feedback. I am glad you and your family finally had a chance to dine with us. I understand your uneasiness but I can assure you we are very careful about the storage and handling of all of our food in...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been here before on a date and decided to get 2 groupons and share with family...… 8 people and only 2 grills.....took forever just to cook our meals. Aslo the portions were a lot smaller than they were with 2 peopleMore

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Jim M, Owner at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Cindy, I sincerely apologize you are unhappy. Please call me so I can better understand what you ordered and make sure you received the correct portions. I can be reached at the restaurant at 716-685-6358 or on my cell phone at 716-432-6640. Thank you, Jim...More

Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

We were from out of town and stopped here because it came up in the search for gluten-free food. They have a lot of choices in that sense which I liked. Based on the website we planned on doing the 4 course meal with an...More

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Jim M, Owner at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Thank you for the feedback. I apologize you were not able to order from the regular menu. It sounds like some exceptions were made for other tables and that should have been offered for you as well. I will certainly address this with my staff...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018

Waitress was lovely, restaurant a little a miss, someone turned the lights down so low couldn't see my plate. portions very small. charcuterie board does not come with cheese, but if you like dipping veggies and bread in melted cheese that's about it. when you...More

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Jim M, Owner at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Thank you for the feedback. I apologize the lighting was poor and you felt the portions were very small but I am glad to hear you were happy with your server. I would be interested to talk with you further about your experience. Please feel...More

Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Great concept, food was quite tasty. Would go back again. Great for anniversary or birthday dinners. Atmosphere was cozy

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Jim M, Owner at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2018

Craig, Thank you for the great review! I hope to see you again soon. Cheers, Jim Materese Owner

Reviewed 26 September 2018

Plenty of food, plenty of delicious choices, and a nice leisurely meal to have great conversation. The Melting Pot is always awesome!

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Jim M, Owner at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2018

Thank you for the awesome review! Cheers, Jim Materese Owner

Reviewed 20 September 2018

I really enjoyed the 4 course dinner even though I felt a little rushed I would definitely suggest to my friends that they go

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Jim M, Owner at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2018

Thank you for celebrating your Anniversary with us! I appreciate the recommendation to your friends and I hope to see you again soon. Cheers, Jim Materese Owner

Reviewed 17 September 2018

My wife made a reservation for our 10th anniversary. We were seated in a secluded booth which allowed for an intimate experience. The service was excellent and the staff was accommodating in thoroughly explaining the choices of entrees and different cooking options. we opted for...More

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Jim M, Owner at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2018

Thank you so much for the wonderful review! I am glad we were able to make your Anniversary special. I look forward to seeing you again soon. Cheers, Jim Materese Owner

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 46
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Walden Galleria, Suite D224, Galleria Mall, Buffalo, NY 14225-5408
    (http://www.meltingpot.com/userfiles/Store130/buffalo-dinner-042712.pdf)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 716-685-6358
  • E-mail
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