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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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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“cheese fondue” (22 reviews)
“salad” (31 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Gluten Free Options
5650 E 86th St, Ste A, Indianapolis, IN 46250-1697
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Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

I’d like to start by saying that The Melting Pot is one of my favorite restaurants. The food is amazing and at other locations the service is top notch. I have been to this location twice. The first time was in December. We waited and...More

1  Thank DanaMarie62001
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We celebrated our anniversary with the four course dinner. It was tasty and enjoyable but our waiter could have checked back with us a little sooner. Our dinner took three hours which was about 45 - 60 mins longer than was necessary since we spent...More

Thank DMC_Indy
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

I hadn't been to The Melting Pot since I was a young child with my parents. My Husband had never been. He arranged a romantic evening for my 43rd birthday. He selected a package that had wine and a dozen of roses. We were seated...More

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We visited The Melting Pot for the first time to celebrate our wedding anniversary. It was a very good experience. As we we were being seated we were given a scroll with our names in the headline and several articles from the day we were...More

1  Thank DMJA21
Reviewed 12 August 2017

My husband and I move all over the states and we started a tradition of always celebrating our anniversary at the Melting Pot. We love the food, wine and the atmosphere of cooking the food at the table is great. We moved to Indianapolis from...More

1  Thank tsl1b
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I went to the Melting Pot with my family while we were on vacation and we had a blast! The food was great and you get plenty to eat. But more than that it's really a fun place to go. Prepare to spend a long...More

Thank RScottN
Reviewed 23 June 2017 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 27 June 2017

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

Reviewed 12 June 2017

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 27 June 2017

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

1  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!

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Questions & Answers
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
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 50
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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
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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