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The Melting Pot

2121 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA 98402-3003
+1 253-535-3939
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good25%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“fondue” (50 reviews)
“salad” (26 reviews)
“cheesecake” (5 reviews)
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2121 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA 98402-3003
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I come from France and all I can tell that place is a big joke ! We went there to eat a cheese fondue but the portion for two is so small that we had to go eat somewhere else after. 2 very very small...More

Thank Terpomter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It has been 15 years since I last ate here. We thought it would be a fun treat for the kids to experience and they absolutely loved it! My 5 year old was fascinated with the whole process, and sat for a 2 hour dinner,...More

Thank JMacMom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So my husband and I had never been here before and were very lost when it came to the whole idea and understanding of the menu and how the whole thing operated and it was explained. They need to ask if you have been there...More

1  Thank lue22
Reviewed October 4, 2018

We celebrated our anniversary there this year. The setting was very nice. I have never been anywhere like it before and , looking forward to going again. You cook your meal in a broth in front of you. Very delicious!!! It is a little pricey,...More

Thank peggyf342
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Went with people that knew how to order, otherwise it would have been a little confusing. It's a unique experience, so I'd recommend trying it. The amount of meat you get is pretty good, so if you split meals it is affordable. Quality of meat...More

Thank SteedClanWA
Reviewed September 17, 2018

We arrived at 5:40 to an almost empty restaurant. Our reservation was for 5:45 but no one acknowledged the 4 of us for a full 20 minutes. We were going to leave when someone finally led us upstairs to be seated. A steaming pot was...More

1  Thank Marilyn H
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

We came in for a family dinner and were told we had to wait 15 minutes to be seated for our reservation. The restaurant was empty so it was unclear why we had to wait. Front desk staff appear disinterested and annoyed to seat people....More

2  Thank Hawkgirl72
Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

Was an overall great experience, although it was very humid in the building & made my curled hair for prom fall out. The server was very sweet, he checked on us often. Dessert was the most satifying, loved the peanut butter chocolate dip with pinapple...More

Thank meme1217
Reviewed June 1, 2018

Was surprised at how good this place actually was! We went for my sister's birthday, and were really pleased with the quality of the food. Come with time to burn, as it takes some time to work your way thru the different dishes.

Thank mikeyrod27
Reviewed May 17, 2018 via mobile

Dinner at The Melting Pot was a perfect way for a family to spend 3 hours together, reflecting on good times in our lives and sharing dreams of the future. We vowed to try to reconnect like this once a month. I can't say this...More

Thank Sunshinetoo
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June 4, 2016|
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Response from AbrahamCP | Reviewed this property |
casual dressing is fine. I went for dinner time
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$21 - $30
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Families with children, Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Monday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2121 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA 98402-3003
    (21st)
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-535-3939
  • E-mail
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