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The Melting Pot

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1618 Carl D Silver Pkwy, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-4924
+1 540-785-9690
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Locust Grove, Virginia
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151 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

There is not a better place to go for an evening out. Wither it's a romantic evening for two, two couples wanting to spend time together or a wonderful ladies night out. I have done all the above. I have been to several different Melting Pots but this is by far the best one I've ever been to. I love... More 

Thank Snowybears
Fredericksburg, Virginia
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The melting pot never disappoints! Though it can be a bit pricey, the food is abundant and the environment is always warm and inviting. Very conducive to a family outing of great conversation and fun. Great for kids 5 and older. The manager always finds time to stop by the table two or three times just to see how we... More 

Thank JEAskew
Fredericksburg, Virginia
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2016

My husband and I decided to have a night out on the town and decided to go to the Melting Pot. It had been several years since we had last visited. We had such an enjoyable evening- we have decided to take our children there for Christmas Eve. Our waitress, Melissa, was courteous, fun and knowledgable! She knew the menu... More 

Thank KWG70
Stafford, Virginia
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33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2016

We love this place! We come here every chance we get and everyone, from the wait staff to the manager are awesome!

Thank Jennifer B
Fredericksburg, Virginia
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2016 via mobile

We went in for dessert (a group of 4) and ordered 2 pots of chocolate. When we received our bill it was around $44. They were trying to charge us 9.95 per person instead per pot. Nothing on the menu says it is per person. We then asked why the bill was so much. Management came over and was extremely... More 

Thank tkdrose
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95 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 10, 2016

A fun experience, but not worth the money. You don't go there to eat, but rather to have a fun time. The food is subpar.

Thank Cara S
Fort Washington, Maryland
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65 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016

I did the full fondue experience which meant cheese fondue, salad, entree fondue and chocolate fondue dessert. Everything was delicious. The staff from manager/owner to waitstaff were very attentive and accommodating. This is only the second time ever I have been in a Melting Pot restaurant and the responded to questions and checked in with me to make sure that... More 

Thank PurpleAnkh
Beautiful VA
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51 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016

We went here one evening to celebrate our daughter's birthday. It had been a long time since we had been here because the prices are really high and frankly ANYONE can cook the same food a lot cheaper at home. However, my teenage daughter had always wanted to try it so we decided to take her. When we first arrived... More 

Thank pepperpaw1
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76 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

Yes, it can be a little expensive but it's worth it if you've never tried. Don't be in a rush, take your time and enjoy the 4 course experience. Try to save room for dessert. It's easy to fill up on the initial cheese fondue with bread and vegetables.

Thank mh6310vasc
Kane, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 23, 2016

Absolutely wonderful experience! Food was fantastic, service was great! I had been to a MP in Pittsburgh and wanted to treat my family to a special dinner to kick off our vacation. They were very impressed and can't wait to go back.

Thank Little K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 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
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1618 Carl D Silver Pkwy, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-4924
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fredericksburg
  • Phone Number: +1 540-785-9690

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