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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
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
1 Walden Galleria, Suite D224, Galleria Mall, Buffalo, NY 14225-5408
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1 - 10 of 135 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love the Melting Pot. It is a fun place to come with friends, couples, or kids. It's not light on the budget but you will never leave hungry. Check for specials and Groupon deals!

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Jim M, Owner at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

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

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always wanted to try this restaurant and while we were in town, had the opportunity to. Great experience, nice atmosphere. Really liked the cheese fondue and the flaming turtle. Entree was ok, Was very glad to see that they had gluten free bread and gluten...More

Thank Marie C
Jim M, Owner at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting! We hope to see you again next time you're in town. Cheers, Jim Materese Owner

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We always love going to The Melting Pot however spending $300 on six people is absolutely unreasonable when the portion sizes are what my husband andI get when it's just the 2 of us and the service was totally lacking. I'm so sad. But this...More

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

Hello, Thank you for the feedback. I apologize you were disappointed with the portion sizes and service. I would appreciate an opportunity to get more details on your experience so I can correctly address it and hopefully make it up to you. I can be...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Picked this for my birthday dinner this year. We took our teenagers with us. They loved it! The waitress was wonderful, the food good as always.

Thank Chewiesmom2
Jim M, Owner at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the review! I am glad you enjoyed your birthday dinner and I will pass your compliments along to my staff. Cheers, Jim Materese Owner

Reviewed 18 May 2017

Being part of the baby boomers generation, we enjoyed fondue when it became popular around here in the late 60's & early 70's. Our son & his wife 're'introduced us to this 'new' form of eating in MD, where they live. Eventually The Melting Pot...More

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Jim M, Owner at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Thank you for the great review! Hope to see you soon. Cheers, Jim Materese Owner

Reviewed 17 May 2017

Although this is a chain restaurant it is a unique experience! I have been going to the Meltingpot in and off since it opened here in Buffalo. This is my daughter's favorite restaurant and she had several birthday parties and graduations celebrated with family and...More

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Jim M, Owner at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Thank you for the feedback and your continued patronage. I hope to see you again soon. Cheers, Jim Materese Owner

Reviewed 17 May 2017

Friendly staff, very attentive and agreeable, Food was average, vegetables were good, filet mignon was not particularly tender. Environment was nice. Cheese fondue was average.More

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Jim M, Owner at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

I apologize you were disappointed. We strive to provide the highest quality food products to our guests. I certainly want to look into this further, please email me what type of cheese you had as well as any other items you were disappointed with to...More

Reviewed 10 May 2017

Took my daughter and her girlfriends here for her 15th day, they had a blast! Their waitress was the best! She served them apple cider in wine glasses and wrote each of their names (there was 8 of them total) in frosting on plates! I...More

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Jim M, General Manager at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Thanks for the great review! I'm glad we were able to make your daughter's birthday special!

Reviewed 7 May 2017

If you are in and around the Buffalo, NY area or live nearby,The Melting Pot is a superb restaurant to satiate your fondue desires.It is a fondue themed restaurant and serves all kinds of fondue from the traditional cheese fondue to the meat and poultry...More

Thank lachmanbalani
Jim M, Owner at The Melting Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Thank you for the wonderful review! We hope to see you again soon. Cheers, Jim Materese Owner

Reviewed 6 May 2017

Small portions. They are very stingy with the food your given to dip in the fondue. I left still hungry.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 46
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
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
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