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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%
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“cheese fondue” (23 reviews)
“salad” (31 reviews)
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5650 E 86th St, Ste A, Indianapolis, IN 46250-1697
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you’re going to eat here, allow some time. Our 4 course Devour dinner took almost 2 hours, but it was wonderful. Service was great, quality product across the board. Well worth $80 (including 20% well deserved tip).

Thank BatGuano30
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyable evening at a restaurant I hadn't visited in years. They weren't very busy on the weeknight we visited. Our service was excellent and the meal was very good. Will revisit but probably not frequently since I enjoy fonduing at home. A great dinner to...More

Thank Sue T
Reviewed 11 January 2018

First time to the Melting Pot after all these years. Unfortunately, it will be quite some time before we go back again. It isn't that the dining experience is bad, It is just blah. Fondue is interesting and you go for the fondue "fun-ness" not...More

Thank Boilermaker_Indy
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

A group of friends and I road tripped to try this place. We had heard great things and they were right. We all did the 4 course meal, cheese/salad/meat/dessert. The Wisconsin Cheddar was amazing, especially with the apples, which was unexpected. And there aren't words...More

Thank SportsMoose
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

I reserved a table using the OpenTable app for 6 on a Wednesday evening. We arrived around 5:55 and there didn’t appear to be many people there. We weren’t seated until 6:05, which wasn’t a huge deal. We were taken to a back room with...More

Thank Ace43526
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
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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
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene
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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