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The Melting Pot

450 Ward Pkwy, Kansas City, MO 64112-2101
+1 816-931-6358
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“cheese fondue” (34 reviews)
“salad” (46 reviews)
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CUISINES
Swiss, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
450 Ward Pkwy, Kansas City, MO 64112-2101
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Reviewed yesterday

I was at the Melting Pot with a group of 10 for Happy Hour. We had excellent service! We had a waiter and a waiter in training, who were both outstanding. The four cheeses they helped us choose were really great. The chocolate for dessert...More

Thank Gayla S
Reviewed 2 days ago

Though the food was good, there was less of it than expected. There should have been more of the two cheese fondues we ordered. The meat fondue was good, though at least one piece of the beef was too grizzly to eat. Of course, the...More

Thank 143Michael42
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This use to be one of my favorite spots on the Plaza. Never again. I took my family of seven for Father’s Day and were seated promptly. Unfortunately, we had to ask that our table be cleaned since it had not been cleaned from the...More

Thank 999mick999
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did the Four Course which was a great experience with friends. The Chocolate will be great to stop in for dessert sometime. The cheese was fantastic. Even the salads were great!

Thank SmeeKay
Reviewed May 10, 2018

Daughter, daughters-in-law and I were here for dessert at 9:30. We had a delightful waiter who was entertaining, enthusiastic and attentive. And the chocolate fondue was delicious. Would love to try the cheese fondue the dinner menu another time.

Thank HMP32015
Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

We have loved their cheese and chocolate fondues. They are simply divine! But the boiled meat is not our favorite. (We’ve tried several different combinations). If there was an option for it to be cooked in the kitchen in a different way (baked, grilled, etc),...More

Thank JoeDanby4
Reviewed March 19, 2018 via mobile

Family visited for lunch. The cheese fondue was amazing. Service was awesome and lots of fun was had by all. Will return the next time I’m in Kansas

Thank Carmela G
Reviewed March 1, 2018

Went with my sister for a cheese and chocolate dinner and it was so good! The quarto fromaggio is hands down the best cheese! The server was great and made sure all our dippings were replenished. They now have waffles for one of their dippers...More

Thank Bonnie S
Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

This is, hands down, my favorite place to eat, as well as my husband’s. Everything is great about this place, even down to the salad. You must try the tangy house dressing. One of our favorite chocolates is the banana foster, although honestly we’ve never...More

Thank jeh15343
Reviewed February 22, 2018

Great evening with great friends, one friend had never experienced the Melting Pot and she was a little shocked at the price but loved it. The four course meal is the way to go but I could just do cheese and chocolate and be very...More

Thank RoyalsFans
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dwh558
January 18, 2018|
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Response from MeltingPotTeam | Property representative |
Hello, the roof top of the parking garage unfortunately does not have an elevator, only stairs. Our restaurant does have our own personal elevator at ground level though. Hope this helps!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$40 - $60
Meals
Dinner, Drinks, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Families with children, Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Monday
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 450 Ward Pkwy, Kansas City, MO 64112-2101
    (Pennsylvania)
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-931-6358
  • E-mail
Description
The Melting Pot is the original fondue restaurant where guests can enjoy several fondue cooking styles and a variety of unique entrees, salads, and unforgettable desserts. But we’re more than just a restaurant; we’re a unique destination offering a dining experience unlike any other. Our fondue restaurant is perfect for the everyday occasion, from a night out with friends or a romantic dinner with your special someone to a promotion celebration with colleagues. Enjoy a wide range of seasonal and fixed menu items, and you choose the way you want it all. Of course what’s delicious food without a selection of wines and craft beers to really make it great? No matter what the occasion or how many courses you choose to partake in, The Melting Pot provides an unforgettable, interactive dining experience that turns moments into memories. From the time the first piece of bread is dipped to when the last nibble of dessert is savored, you'll have the time to discover new things about people you thought you knew, and those you're getting to know.
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