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1618 Carl D Silver Parkway, Fredericksburg, VA 22401
540-785-9690
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12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Nice meal and comparitively good deal

As you likely know, The Melting Pot is a chain, but franchises do differ. This location has had consistently good service during the three times we've visited. The fondue is always very tasty and there are many selections for each of your courses; both for the fondue and the foods to be... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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48 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

This is my go to fine dining location. The staff here is always attentive and professional. This is the only place I go and enjoy cooking my own food!

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Stafford, Virginia
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28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

For family night it was a tad too intimate in atmosphere. I would recommend special occassions with close friends like couples night and in a mood for fondue. They had a coupon and was a first time at this type of restaurant. Was fun treating the in-laws to a meal.

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Madison, Virginia
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

We went here for a date night dinner. It was great! My husband had never been and he really enjoyed it. It took us about 2 hours to get through the meal but it was fun so it didn't seem like that long.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Ate here with a group of 5. A bit of a hassle to understand menu options that include multiple options for upgrading and adding to the meal, but you really need to know how the ordering works, BEFORE you eat there. You have to pick cheeses and dippers and salads (not fondued) and entrées from the right section and type... More 

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54 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

As you likely know, The Melting Pot is a chain, but franchises do differ. This location has had consistently good service during the three times we've visited. The fondue is always very tasty and there are many selections for each of your courses; both for the fondue and the foods to be prepared. I wanted to call note to this... More 

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

The "fondue" experience should be experienced with a group of friends as the process is slow. You will not walk away hungry that is for sure. Since the process is slow this gives you time to chat with each other and catch up on your current events. We go as a ladies night and spend several hours in the restaurant.... More 

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Stafford, Virginia
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

We really enjoy the Melting Pot. We've gone in later in the evening just for the cheese and chocolate fondue. The service is impeccable and the wait staff is very knowledgeable. I recommend giving them a try.

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Fort Bragg, North Carolina
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37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

My daughter and I went to The Melting Pot early on a Friday night. Since it was our first time, the waitress went above and beyond describing everything to us. I wish I remembered her name (Victoria? It began with a V...I think). Anyway, they had a special for a four-course meal for two so we went with that. Because... More 

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

We had an excellent experience enjoying a 4 course meal. Our server -Christian- was excellent and paced our meal so that we could enjoy our meal and take in the Melting Pot method. Glad we took the time to enjoy a leisurely lunch.

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Stafford, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

We had the four course meal and it was awesome, but spendy. We liked the Wisconsin cheese the best. And the chocolate fondue was amazing even though we usually do not get desert. I would get the cheese and desert combo next time and skip the Thomson course. The menu is confusing and it is expensive. Great for birthday special.

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Additional Information about The Melting Pot

Address: 1618 Carl D Silver Parkway, Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Phone Number: 540-785-9690
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fredericksburg
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 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 4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1618 Carl D Silver Parkway, Fredericksburg, VA 22401
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fredericksburg
  • Phone Number: 540-785-9690

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 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
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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