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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 good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“cheese fondue” (21 reviews)
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5650 E 86th St, Ste A, Indianapolis, IN 46250-1697
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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

The Melting Pot is a unique dining experience, always very good, and this time was no exception! Not sure what else there is to say...

Thank Jim G
Reviewed 24 March 2018

My wife has been wanting to go back to the Melting Pot for years, so when my daughter and her family came into town we decided to go. Although, the kids loved the experience and our server was very kind and helpful with the kids,...More

Thank papad46
Reviewed 8 March 2018

incredibly expensive for the meal you get. I believe it was over $100 for one pot of fondue. Definitely not a place to take your family.

Thank Marty M
Reviewed 9 February 2018 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 22 January 2018 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
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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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, 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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