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The Melting Pot

#120 of 1,656 Restaurants in Nashville
Certificate of Excellence
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166 2nd Ave N, Suite A, Nashville, TN 37201-1929 (Just north of Commerce Street on Second Avenue N.)
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Closed now
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Sun 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri 4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Sat 3:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Clarksville, Tennessee
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We go to TMP several times a year, and as always, tonight was totally spectacular, as was our server Chad, he knew the complete history of how fondue came about, is very knowledgeable about the menu, and even suggests a few of his personal favorites, which are now ours as well. The only complaint I have is none, LOL. Chad... More 

Thank thundar b
mrwestlake14, Owner at The Melting Pot, responded to this review

Thank you - Thundar B for dining with us again and sharing your five star review with your fellow travelers. We think Chad is pretty special too. We will pass on your recognition of his talent and personality. More 

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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Going to the Melting Pot was a great thing to do with a large group. We got a private space, and the decor was exquisite. Everyone loved dipping their food into the fondue pot. My personal favorite was dipping the bananas into milk chocolate. The only real negative was that the price was a little up their.

Thank Robin V
Nolensville, Tennessee
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

So Tuesday was ladies night and the service was not that great. Not too busy so I am not sure why. Messed up the checks so I have to wait for a high bill to be taken off. Previously She brought out the wrong food which it was raw was worrisome. It was a comedy of errors. Food was tasting... More 

Thank AllieLetson
mrwestlake14, Manager at The Melting Pot, responded to this review

Allie - Thank you for dining with us for our Ladies Night. We apologize that you did not receive the service upon which we have built our strong reputation. We will follow up on all of the service issue you mentioned with all staff to show how each and every aspect of the service is important. We appreciate the all... More 

Rodney, Canada
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203 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

We dined out with friends at the Melting Pot and the night was a blast, it started with the bar tender asking for ID from my friend who is over 70 years old, he loved it. Then the waiter was awesome and informative. the food was fantastic and we spent hours there, had a blast.

Thank mstanley262
mrwestlake14, Manager at The Melting Pot, responded to this review

mstanley - Thank you for dining with us and taking time to share your 5 star review. So happy to hear you and your friends enjoyed the experience - I remember your friend and he doesn't look a day over 62 so I am glad the bartender played it safe :) We will share the praise with the Bartender and... More 

Hendersonville, Tennessee
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48 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

I've wanted to go to the Melting Pot for years, so now I've checked that off my bucket list. My husband was apprehensive when I first brought up buying the Groupon to go here. I seized the opportunity to try this place with a discount! It was a fun, unique way to dine. Our server was helpful in guiding us... More 

Thank rustydog828
Franklin, TN
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133 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

We always have a great experience, here, and this past Sunday afternoon was no exception! There were eight of us, including our two boys and a couple of first-timers at the Melting Pot. As it was Father's Day, there was an "endless meat" entree that we had to participate in, but we all enjoyed it. The cheese fondue was good,... More 

Thank jeffowentn
Cookeville, Tennessee
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358 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 275 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

We were in Nashville for a bachelorette party and the hostess had reservations at the Melting Pot. Wow, what a treat in their three course meal. We will visit again, just with my husband.

Thank WeenjoytravelingUSA
mrwestlake14, Owner at The Melting Pot, responded to this review

Thank you for your five star review of the bachelorette party you attended at our Melting Pot. We look forward to hosting you and your husband for a romantic dinner on your next trip to Nashville. Request the "Love Shack" when making your reservation. More 

Bowling Green, Kentucky
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105 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed a fun evening as part of a business dinner with 10 colleagues. We enjoyed a 4 course meal. Delicious house salad. No salt or pepper on the table but staff Highly recommended the garlic wine seasoning on most items. Very tasty. Preferred the spinach cheese over the fiesta due to some bitterness of the beer used. I'm not a... More 

Thank Melissa W
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156 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

Nashville and Fondue ? Not exactly synonymous but we decided to try the melting pot and we ended up having a really enjoyable and superb meal. Food was excellent however we made a mistake of ordering two separate mains and really one would have been sufficient and then we would have been able to fit in the chocolate fondue desert.... More 

Thank tc1004
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

This was my first time at The Melting Pot and it was so much better than expected. I left full and the food was great. The staff made the experience even better. Our server was very knowledgeable and provided an outstanding experience.

Thank Aaron K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$21 - $40
American, French
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Television
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
3:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 166 2nd Ave N, Suite A, Nashville, TN 37201-1929
    (Just north of Commerce Street on Second Avenue N.)
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Nashville
  • Phone Number: 16157424970
The Melting Pot Restaurant is where fun is cooked up fondue style. Whether you're celebrating a birthday, anniversary, long overdue date night or celebrating with a group. We are the premier fondue restaurant, centrally located on Westheimer, providing a casually elegant dining experience and an intimate atmosphere. The relaxing four-course experience begins with a cheese fondue prepared table side and fresh salads while your entrée pot heats up. You'll simmer a variety of meats, seafood and vegetables in the cooking style of your choice. Each morsel is hot, fresh and delicious and all entrées are accompanied by an array of dipping sauces. Chocolate fondue is the finale, served with decadent dippers. Most make reservations for the four-course dining experience but more than a few have stopped by to satisfy that cheese fondue or chocolate craving. The Melting Pot also features a great wine list, specialty cocktails and martinis.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?