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1618 Carl D Silver Parkway, Fredericksburg, VA 22401
540-785-9690
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4:30 pm - 11:00 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: Reservations

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  • 19
    Excellent
  • 11
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Get the cheese

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... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 11, 2014
rocknryry
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Stafford, Virginia
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Stafford, Virginia
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156 reviews 156 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
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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Newburg, Maryland
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56 reviews 56 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We went there for my birthday. We took two teens who had no idea what Fondue was. It was great, the food was fantastic, one teen at first complained about having to cook it herself but that changed once she got the hang of it. The other just went for it. The cheese sauces were great, the Cajun sauce for... More 

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Top Contributor
98 reviews 98 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014 via mobile

We've talked about trying Melting Pot for a while now based on multiple recommendations from friends. Mother-In-Law was in town for Thanksgiving and we decided that was the perfect occasion for a visit. The evening was excellent in every respect. The menu is overwhelming but the staff is very helpful and attentive. Not a cheap evening by any stretch but... More 

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Stafford, Virginia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

This is more than good food, it is a time to relax because you cannot rush this meal; sit back and enjoy the company of the people you came with. The wait staff are remarkable, knowledgeable of all items on the menu as well as preparing various choice options. Speaking about choices, there are several to make and because everything... More 

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Dumfries, Virginia, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The food was delicious and the service was great. WE had a 7:30 reservation, but I would go earlier next time so there was time to slowly savor all the courses.

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Powhatan, Virginia
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70 reviews 70 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We have visited this restaurant several times in the past few years. We have had the pleasure of celebrating birthdays, anniversaries and Mother's Day here. The manager goes out of his way to stop at each table to check throughout your visit. On Mother's Day, each mom was given a gift in addition to the wonderful meal. We love the... More 

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Hampton, Virginia, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I went for our 13 th anniversary. We have decided that it is a place you go for the expierence not so much the food. Even if I were rich, I would not visit this place every year; much more enjoy somewhere like carrabbas or outback. We have the dinner for 2 for $60. Dinner started off... More 

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Locust Grove, Virginia
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62 reviews 62 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

I eat here every chance I get. From a romantic anniversary dinner to a great night out with the ladies. Last night we had a lady's night out for their endless cheese and chocolate night. We had eight crazy ladies. I do recommend you make reservations. The owner here is wonderful and truly cares what his customers think. One of... More 

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Lynchburg, Virginia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

For our last night of vacation we decided on The Melting Pot, we wanted something that we could recap the week together and prepare for returning back to "normal" life that involves a lot of travel for both of us. Made reservations, was not a problem when we arrived a little bit early. Seated in a small two seat corner... More 

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Herndon, Virginia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

My fiance and I visited the Fredericksburg VA location of the Melting Pot for the first time, we generally go to the Reston VA location (it was booked so we opted for the next closest location). Unfortunately, this location was definitely not even up to par in my book, when it comes to ambience or upkeep (especially the ladies room).... More 

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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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