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The Melting Pot

111 N Central St, Knoxville, TN 37902-1043
+1 865-971-5400
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
111 N Central St, Knoxville, TN 37902-1043
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had reservations weeks ahead of time for 6 people. They squeezed us into a table for four (we looked later, there were definitely bigger tables) with only 2 fondue pots. Our server was very patient with us, which was nice -- we were a...More

Thank D J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was in town with my 9-year old daughter for the Global Finals. She picked this place for a mommy-daughter dinner Saturday night. I got there at 7:30. The house was booked until 8:45 so we waited there. We were seated at 8:55 and were...More

Thank Andrea A
Reviewed May 13, 2018

A fun evening with friends, enjoying excellent serviuce and fondue in a cozy and enjoyable atmosphere. The restaurant offers great value, made even more affordable by frequent Groupons.

Thank Tellitubby
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

I made a reservation at the Melting Pot in Knoxville. It was supposed to be a special occasion for family and friends. Unfortunately, I was coming from out of knoxville, and was not running on schedule. So I called the Melting Pot, and the guy...More

Thank Lori Y
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Made reservations which is highly recommended. We just shared the cheese and chocolate fondue, no meat. We also ordered a salad which the house dressing of honey mustard was amazing. We were very full after this meal. Because it was my birthday I received a...More

Thank beachcomber36
Reviewed March 12, 2018

Here's the "bottom line": For $110 (for 2), if this food was served already cooked and plated, the business model would fail overnight. The first course is a bowl of pretty run-of-the-mill bread chunks and uninspiring vegs. (carrots, potato chunks, celery sticks, apple wedges) that...More

Thank GrampyW
Reviewed March 4, 2018

Staff was great and very attentive. The meal choices were decided in advance for a special holiday menu. Even with the special menu there were two choices for the fabulous cheese fondue and the salad, very fresh and tasty. The meat and fish choices were...More

Thank selmanw
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

I don't know why we only visit Melting Pot about once a year. ..today is our Anniversary, so, just like most years, we chose Melting Pot. We were very pleased!!! Our server,Will, did an outstanding job explaining everything and making sure we had whay we...More

Thank Patricia W
Reviewed February 17, 2018

My family went for a birthday dinner. It was the classic Fondu experience, except our waiters who not once, but twice talked about his recent throwing up experience... He came out with the chocolate fondu dessert and then lit it with as a birthday recognition....More

Thank TjttTraveller
Reviewed January 22, 2018

Went for a special dinner with reservations. Tried to sit us in a back corner, no light, no booth, so we asked to be moved and were. The server never asked if we wanted cocktails, not drinks of any kind with dinner. Clearly in a...More

Thank travelindeeter
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$21 - $100
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 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
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 N Central St, Knoxville, TN 37902-1043
    (Jackson Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-971-5400
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