We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
1618 Carl D Silver Parkway, Fredericksburg, VA 22401
540-785-9690
Website
Improve this listing
Today
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
See all hours
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

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 50 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 26
    Excellent
  • 13
    Very good
  • 5
    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
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
WanderingTurtles
Add Photo Write a Review

50 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Fredericksburg, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

My reservation at The Melting Pot was at 6:45 on a Friday, and although business was steady our server Joshua was still extremely attentive and personable. The food was great and the environment was private, but the best part about my experience was really our server. Keep in mind that it can be pricy, but there are plenty of deals... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Fredericksburg, Virginia
Level Contributor
54 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

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!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Stafford, Virginia
Level Contributor
28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

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.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Madison, Virginia
Level Contributor
27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 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.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Indianapolis, Indiana
Level Contributor
32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 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 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
54 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 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 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Fredericksburg, Virginia
Level Contributor
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 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Stafford, Virginia
Level Contributor
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.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Fort Bragg, North Carolina
Level Contributor
47 reviews
40 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 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Gulf Shores, Alabama
Level Contributor
29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
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.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed The Melting Pot also viewed

Fredericksburg, VA
Fredericksburg, VA
 

Been to The Melting Pot? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

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

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from The Melting Pot staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?