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5650 E 86th St, Ste A, Indianapolis, IN 46250
317-841-3601
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Ranked #53 of 2,036 Restaurants in Indianapolis
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $60
Hours:
Sun 1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Fondue
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Allisonville Road
Description: 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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English first
Indianapolis, Indiana
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

My husband and I finally made it to the Melting Pot after a couple years of subtle hinting from me :) It's a great, romantic place. If you've heard this is a romantic spot, it is! There are private, cozy tables, and the process of sharing fondue can be very sweet and intimate. But, there are also tables that had... More 

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Muncie, Indiana
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

My boyfriend and I love this place. Unfortunately, both times we have gone reservations were filled BUT we sat at the bar and it was still great. The staff is awesome! Bartender was kind of bad but the food made up for it. The cheese is delicious- never thought apples would go well with cheese but it does. This is... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Although the restaurant isn't quite as intimate and cozy as it used to be at its old location, we still enjoy a good meal there. Servers are excellent and food is great.

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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We were 3 colleagues having the 45$ menu, starting with a cheese fondue and appetizers, followed by a meat fondue with 4-5 different meat types, ending with a salty chocolate fondue, recommended by the waiter himself. Very satisfying!

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Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
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34 reviews 34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We go once or twice a year for anniversaries, special occasions, or because we have a Groupon. Usually, we will get the 4 course meal. Cheese fondue (bread and veggies), salad, entree (meat, veggies, and potato) and chocolate fondue. A leisurely meal is typically around 1-1/2 hours. My favorite is the cheese fondue. The booths offer a little bit of... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

My wife and I spent celebrated our anniversary there and it did not disappoint. We have been there 3 times and each time we have enjoyed a great meal, excellent service, and warm environment. If you have the chance, ask to be seated in Lover's Lane. There are small booths, with a curtain for some privacy.

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Zionsville, Indiana
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24 reviews 24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

had and enjoyable meal at the melting pot through the northside nights promo and the meal was very good but not spectacular. service was attentive, pleasant and informative.the fondues were very good but clearly the dessert fondue was the star of the night . good wine and beer accompanied a nice dinner would come back again

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Chalmers, Indiana
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145 reviews 145 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

When we make dinner plans we enjoy researching our destination. While searching for a "Special" romantic evening we found the Melting Pot. This has been touted by Indianapolis Magazine and Nuvo Magazine as Indy's Most Romantic Restaurant. They have established a few Romantic packages that you should check out. But if romance is your desire, definitely be sure to call... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Really good! Yes a bit pricy but well worth it! Our waiter Skyler was excellent and very helpful. The filet is my favorite and salad was really good!

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Manitowoc, Wisconsin
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Every year at the end of July we come down to Indianapolis for the NASCAR race. We've made it an annual stop while were here. For those never visiting a melting pot be sure to plan for at least 2 hours for your experience! This isn't a bad thing. The time flies by! The food and service has always been... More 

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Additional Information about The Melting Pot

Address: 5650 E 86th St, Ste A, Indianapolis, IN 46250
Phone Number: 317-841-3601
Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
Open Hours:
Sunday 1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 60
Cuisine: Fondue

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