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The Melting Pot

190 W Main St, Somerville, NJ 08876-2237
+1 908-575-8010
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good22%
  • Average15%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible11%
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“cheese fondue” (15 reviews)
“fun meal” (2 reviews)
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190 W Main St, Somerville, NJ 08876-2237
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited this location with my daughter and son-in-law and was very disappointed. I have been to other Melting Pot locations and this one does not measure up. We decided to do cheese fondue and salad and chocolate fondue for dessert. I ordered a bottle...More

Thank Hans h
Reviewed 19 March 2018

This is a great place for a date - but make sure you like the person because it is going to be a long meal! Food is tasty and abundant, but a bit pricey. You are actively participating in the Fondue experience is fun and...More

Thank stuartg521
Reviewed 11 March 2018

If you go, only get the cheese fondue and the dessert fondue. The entree’s are way over priced and the food is not good. The meats are spiced too much and end-up tasting like spiced mystery meat. We had a good server and the beer...More

Thank Princetonpeople
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

What a Horrible wait staff. The staff was fighting and slamming the kitchen doors. It took 3 hrs to get through the meal and we were missing most of the items ( veggies for the entree, water, salad took 45 mins to come) and i...More

Thank Lulunonya
Reviewed 20 July 2017

The food and service is excellent! Relaxed atmosphere and it's always a fun time. They can accommodate small to larger groups. If you get the full course of cheese, entree and dessert it can be pricey, but they do have specials and deals. Great collection...More

Thank emunoz128
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This may be my favorite restaurant. The food is excellent and the service is good. I don't understand the negative reviews about this location. I traveled twice the distance to go to this restaurant because I liked it much better than Red Bank.

Thank Frank N
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

I am a big fan of the melting pot and have always had a great experience until I went to this location. Service was terrible from beginning to end. The food was good, but the waiter didn't come back for so long I had to...More

Thank Melissa F
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Very disappointed with the quality of the food & service. We have been to several different Melting Pot locations and always enjoy them but this location is very dated, dark and dirty. The service was slow as well. The chicken was a strange texture and...More

Thank Sally M
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Drinks are very pricey. Cheddar fondue was bitter since it has beer. Atmosphere is very dark. Service is slow

Thank marinatischler
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We had a party of 4. We had a very fun time. The food was good and the service was great. Because it was considered Valentine's weekend we had no choice but to order from the 4 course meal menu and they are not cheap...More

Thank Anne C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 190 W Main St, Somerville, NJ 08876-2237
    (N. Doughty Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: The NJ Transit Train Station is a short walk away. The NJ Transit bus stop is across the street.
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Somerville
  • Phone Number: +1 908-575-8010
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