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The Melting Pot - Gaithersburg

9021 Gaither Rd, Gaithersburg, MD 20877-1424
301-519-3638
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Ranked #66 of 274 Restaurants in Gaithersburg
Price range: $40 - $60
Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Swiss, Fondue
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Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Shady Grove Rd
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English first
Shanghai, China
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

The Melting Pot is probably more of an event than just go out and eat. The food quality is just right and the prices, so I think, appropriate. Its the concept which makes the retaurant unique. Travelling around the world its hard to find a Melting Pot or "Fondue" house like this. Its not only the main dish but the... More

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Frederick, Maryland
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107 reviews 107 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Our first visit. The server was extra nice and very attentive. He guided us on how it works. The portion size might be small for most people but i think it is to make sure that you make room for dessert. The experience and food was excellent and will make sure to visit this place again.

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Laurel, Maryland
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Not impressed with the food and service for the price you pay for it. First off it is very dark in this restaurant - to the point where I had a hard time even reading my menu. Our server was friendly but seemed scatter minded and frequently forgot to bring back requested drink refills and dipper refills. We started off... More

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Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

This last visit was not the level we usually experience. The timing of the meal was way off. Service was not as accommodating as it normally is. We will go back again but it will have to be back to what we have come to expect.

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Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Had a great time. The food was the same excellent quality. We had the Wisconsin trio (off menu) like we always do and were happy. Salads appear to be a bit smaller than I remember. We will visit again.

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Germantown
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205 reviews 205 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

This is not a complex food experience. They provide some heating elements at the table, you typically have a cheese fondu followed by meat and then a desert of melted chocolate There is little chef cooking going on and for what averages at $40 -70/per person vastly over proved and over rated. They need to rethink this model and pricing.... More

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Fairfax, Virginia
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49 reviews 49 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Had not gone to Pot Belly's in a long time. Good was as I remembered. Not outstanding but good. I like that they heat the sandwiches.

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Edgewater, Maryland
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25 reviews 25 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We just had a Bachelorette party for my niece here, and the staff could not have been nicer! They had a bouquet of balloons, a box of chocolate covered strawberries, and a gift card on our table for her. We brought a bunch of decorations and they let us set up the table for the party with glitter, necklaces, masks.... More

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Waynesboro, Pennsylvania
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24 reviews 24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Last year my family and I went to celebrate a birthday and it was great. This year was definitely different. The food was good but the service was a step down. Even the manager, who said he would bring a refill on veggies forgot us! We were in the back, but there were others close by. Would not recommend.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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83 reviews 83 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This is the go-to birthday choice for my kids. We come twice a year. As I said a year ago, this place continues to disappoint me. Let's start with the cost. It is very pricey. Even when trying to include a "kids meal", if you choose to try cheese, meats and dessert, it quickly gets into the hundreds of dollars.... More

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Additional Information about The Melting Pot - Gaithersburg

Address: 9021 Gaither Rd, Gaithersburg, MD 20877-1424
Phone Number: 301-519-3638
Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Gaithersburg
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 9:00 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 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 40 - 60
Cuisine: Swiss, Fondue

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