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The Melting Pot

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11023 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45249-2306
513-530-5501
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Today
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Wed 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thu 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations
Good for:
Casual Elegant
Romance

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Visitor rating
  • 30
    Excellent
  • 8
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Best Birthday Dinner!

My wife took me here as a birthday surprise. Ordered the 4 course for 2... cheese fondue and dessert fondue stole the show for me. Really, really good service and the food was excellent. Would definitely return once or twice a year... as much as my waistline can tolerate!

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 8, 2015
NMP007
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Greater Cincinnati
Good for:
  • Romance
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Greater Cincinnati
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

My wife took me here as a birthday surprise. Ordered the 4 course for 2... cheese fondue and dessert fondue stole the show for me. Really, really good service and the food was excellent. Would definitely return once or twice a year... as much as my waistline can tolerate!

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Cincinnati, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

We didn't leave the Melting Pot hungry today! The food was delicious. We took advantage of the special holiday pricing offered. Tried the bourguignon style of cooking. We didn't care for the batter so just left it off and cooked the meat without. Jordan was our server. He made it fun for the kids and was very attentive to our... More 

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Lexington, KY
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

My friend and I celebrated my birthday by having dinner here. As always, it was delicious! The restaurant was clean and the staff were friendly. I also had a birthday certificate for free chocolate covered strawberries with my purchase. I received this because I am on the Melting Pot's email mailing list. I would encourage everyone to sign up on... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Would not go for a birthday party. Servers not there. They said would rotate cheeses and they did not. Had to ask for drink refills. To high price for self cooking and not able to combine food.

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Madeira, Ohio
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182 reviews 182 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014 via mobile

I surprised the kids with a lunch at The Melting Pot today and what a treat it was! Eli our server was great with the kids and provided us with excellent service. We had a cheese and chocolate course and truly enjoyed our meal. Great place to treat yourself or a lived one for a fun time and great food!

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Harrison, Ohio, United States
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70 reviews 70 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

My wife took me here for date night. We ordered the "Big Night out." This was our first time here. The staff was great. They walk us through the whole process. We really enjoyed ourselves. I wouldn't say this a place you go to eat all time, unless you are ready to drop 50 to 100 dollars each time for... More 

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Independence, Kentucky
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116 reviews 116 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I've been to the Melting Pot three times and I've yet to be disappointed. Keep in mind, this is more of a dining experience than a quick dinner at Applebees. This past visit was for our anniversary. We were there for about 2.5 hours for four courses. We tried the Queen City Special with Wild Berry Chocolate Fondue for dessert... More 

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Top Contributor
94 reviews 94 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

I've wanted to come to the melting pot for sometime. My boyfriend made our reservation for 645pm since they were booked up until then. We arrived early and had a round of drinks at the bar. At 645 we were told our table is ready. My food was good, but I'd only return for the drinks and dessert. You do... More 

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Cmp A, Owner at The Melting Pot, responded to this review

Thanks for dinning with us recently. I'm sorry that your experience was not quite what you were expecting. We would love to have you back in for chocolate on us. Email me at donationscincy@hotmail.com if you are interested. MP Cincinnati More 

Cincinnati, Ohio
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

My husband and I went to the Melting Pot for a "date night". We loved the entire process of food preparation and cooking. Our waiter was very attentive. He explained to us the cooking styles for different types of meat we had. The food was fresh, well spiced, simply fantastic! The souses..oh the souses..I am getting hungry even from thinking... More 

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Mason, Ohio
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

My girlfriends and I visited the Melting Pot for Girls Night Out. It included cheese, salad and dessert. All three courses were absolutely delicious. I'm always amazed at how full I am when I leave the Melting Pot. The server was nice, my only complaint is that we were not offered the drink specials ($5).

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 11023 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45249-2306
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: 513-530-5501

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Romance
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
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?