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The Melting Pot

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3350 Paxton St, Harrisburg, PA 17111-1464
+1 717-564-6358
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

All of the staff at the melting pot on Paxton street were very friendly and helpful to make our first fondue experience a great one! I would highly recommend this restaurant for anyone looking to broaden their horizons. 10 out of 10 for sure

Thank agrimes2089
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We bring my wife here each year for her birthday and do have dinner a couple times throughout the year!! My son is always along and they even offer a small kids meat plate for 10-11 dollars. It is a great place for dinner and a fun family experience to go through the different fondues and cook your food. Highly... More 

Thank Cory D
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's a great place to go if you've never been. My daughter and I had a girls night and the server had the heat up to high on the fondue burner, we had the tempura so it was a pot of too hot oil on the table... Everything we made was getting burnt and staying raw in the inside... When... More 

Thank Racheal K
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

This was a special treat for my sister's birthday. She was wished happy birthday by 4 different staff members, which was really sweet. They also had a card waiting for her at our table when we were seated. The food was delicious & so fun to have all the options to dip. Allow 2 hours minimum to really enjoy if... More 

Thank GypsyGeorgia
York, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

We've been enthusiastic Melting Pot patrons for a number of years now, and have enjoyed dining at three of their restaurants in three different states here in the eastern USA.. All are slightly different in decor, but you can expect great food and service and a wonderful experience in any of those we've been to and get it; something we... More 

Thank padutchgirl2016
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

This was a birthday treat for me. The whole experience was special. The food was great and Chelsea,our server,made our first visit very enjoyable. I would definitely reccommend this for a special event.

Thank nanS3707JI
York, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

9 of us were there last week - great experience from the service to the food to the ambience- well done

Thank mummertkaren
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016 via mobile

We've been going to the melting pot for the 8 years it has been open for anniversaries birthdays or any occasion. Always have a great meal and great service and Brian the manager really makes sure everyone is having a great meal! Would recommend it for a great night out!

Thank AJ86
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016

The Melting Pot is an event. I've always had great meals at the Melting Pot. It's one of those places where you make sure you haven't eaten all day before you go there - they give you an enormous amount of food, which is always fresh, tasty and filling. Plan on spending a few hours there to enjoy the food,... More 

Thank Wendy S
Mifflintown, PA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

We had a friend give us a gift card and were awaiting for the right moment to go, so my girlfriends birthday weekend was as good as a cause as any. We ended up taking our son along and made reservations for 4pm when they opened on a saturday. It was quiet for a while, then they got very busy.... More 

Thank ChadKauffman

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3350 Paxton St, Harrisburg, PA 17111-1464
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Harrisburg
  • Phone Number: +1 717-564-6358
New location opened about three years ago.

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