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The Melting Pot - CLOSED

2 N B St, San Mateo, CA 94401-3917
+1 650-342-6358
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Overview
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible13%
Jun 23, 2016
“Great wait staff and fun meal”
Jun 22, 2016
“Please, Go anywhere but here”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Vegetarian Friendly
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2 N B St, San Mateo, CA 94401-3917
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1 - 10 of 46 reviews

Reviewed June 23, 2016

Our waiter, Paul, was fun and friendly and made my dinner very enjoyable. He was very knowledgeable about the menu and made great recommendations.

Thank Jessie R
Reviewed June 22, 2016

Years ago I use to drop in here for a wine before going home but now this place is so disjointed. The restaurant has potential it has the commuters but I never see anyone going in, it just doesn't stand up to the test. I...More

Thank DACross
Reviewed May 21, 2016

Well we have never been to a "bad" Melting Pot but on our vacation to California we were so lucky to have Kristen as our server! She gave us hints and tips on things to see and how to get places. Her timing with our...More

Thank relique2005
Reviewed March 4, 2016

When we walked in we could tell that there was a lot of money spent on the interior since it is beautiful. We had a Groupon package that cost $39.00 which included 2 salads and 2 entrees. My son and I were impressed with the...More

1  Thank Napamel
Reviewed December 17, 2015

My friends took me there for my birthday. Fondue was great but I think it was very pricey. And everyone loved the chocolate fondue for dessert.

Thank Alan_Chun
Reviewed September 5, 2015 via mobile

We went to this delightful restaurant in San Mateo at the train station to celebrate a birthday! We were seated at a nice booth and began our fun meal with Swiss cheese fondue! Lovely assortment of bread, fruit & veggies. After our Caesar salad, our...More

Thank Judy H
Reviewed September 5, 2015 via mobile

Purchased a Groupon for $89 valued at $135 gratuity was plus tax I paid $30 the gratuity was an automatic 15% so there really was not much of a discount after all. When you purchase the Groupon your instructed to call and advice them you...More

Thank destiny1421
Reviewed September 3, 2015

This was our first time at a melting pot fondue restaurant, and the first fondue in many years. We got a groupon deal which included 3 courses, a bottle of wine and after dinner drinks for 2. I was concerned that we may only be...More

Thank Amanda M
Reviewed July 30, 2015

Visited the restaurant with family on 16 July 2015. Some one in the restaurant proudly introduced us to the Melting pot chocolate with toppings concept. Then we were served. People of the restaurant are extremely well mannered and are very considerate to senior citizens and...More

Thank Subbarao K
Reviewed May 9, 2015

I actually like the Melting Pot and usually go to Larkspur but we had the Groupon for this location. First the person up front was not very pleasant. We were seated fairly quickly because I did make reservations but we were never asked what we...More

Thank Brandyann9
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$40 - $60
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 N B St, San Mateo, CA 94401-3917
    (1st)
  • Public Transportation: San Mateo CalTrain Station.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Mateo
  • Phone Number: +1 650-342-6358
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