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The Melting Pot Providence

$$ - $$$
Downtown Providence
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199 Providence Place, Providence, RI 02903-1755
+1 401-865-6670
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for a great place to have a great interactive meal, this is the place! 6 of us came here to celebrate 2 birthdays and we were not disappointed. If you have never been before, it might be a little confusing to order, but our waiter, Billy, was WONDERFUL and explained everything clearly...if I were to say... More 

Thank Sjm102813
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2016

This is a different kind of dining. You can choose the 4 course dinner. You choose some sort of cheese for the appetizer fondue. Then choose a nice salad. Entrée comes with chicken, beef, pork, shrimp, etc. You choose your broth and then they bring you all these wonderful sauces so you can dip. I love the curry sauce. Next... More 

Thank bilasi
Franklin, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2016 via mobile

Visited for the first time and really enjoyed it. Went for lunch and wanted to keep it light- had the Wisconsin cheddar cheese fondue which was yummy. Finished with the s'mores dessert fondue which was awesome. The waitress was friendly, service quick. There was plenty of food- we left full and the quality was good. I like that the fondue... More 

Thank Cindi A
Boston, Massachusetts
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47 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

Our family of four visited the Providence location for the first time. The restaurant was buzzing and crowded. We waited late for a table, eager to try this fondue experience. We informed our server that we were first-time visitors and unfamiliar with the menu, ordering process, and choices available to us. The evening was a disaster. While the food, and... More 

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Rhode Island
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

We had a much better experience the last time! Everything from the service, to the alpine cheese fondue and the Memphis BBQ pork bourguignonne style was absolutely delicious.

Thank mdbq
Geneva, Switzerland
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

The whole meal was very disappointing, starting with the cheese fondue itself which had precious little in common with the real thing. The cheese was tasteless (we ordered the Spinach and Artichoke Fondue), it was served with, among other things, nacho chips, a total heresy, cut vegetables, another sacrilege, and rather average bread. We also ordered a plate of dried... More 

Thank gys_5
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

Dining at the Melting Pot is a real adventure. I started with the delicious Spinach and Cheese Fondue which was accompanied with different breads, tortilla chips and granny smith apples. Next I thoroughly enjoyed the savory Caesar Salad that was enhanced with their house-made Garlic and Wine seasoning and fresh ground pepper. Then I feasted on the surface and turf... More 

Thank Steven A
hartford CT
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64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

This place is definitely somewhere you should try. Everyone seems to be commenting on the price, because they are simply ordering wrong. Just as a tip, I have been going to this restaurant for 4 years and have never left feeling empty. For every 2 people in your party, you only need to order 1 four course meal. What they... More 

Thank brando16a
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

Tasty and fun activity.....this is a meal you want to spent at least 2 and more hours spending time to get to know each other. If you enjoy a variety of different kinds of vegetables, breads, meats and fish, this is the place to go. Playing with food I call it! Also you can teach at the same time the... More 

Thank Feike v
Somerset, Massachusetts, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

Great specialty restaurant for that romantic or special occasion .Give yourself at least a few hous to ear comfortably since you cook your own food in a fondue pot. All kinds of choices,meats ,seafood,chicken veggies ,cheese fondue and dessert fondue to follow Chocolate covered strawberries if you call in made fresh.

Thank Bob L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$7 - $29
American, European
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Private Dining
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 199 Providence Place, Providence, RI 02903-1755
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Providence>  > Downtown Providence
  • Neighborhood: Downtown Providence
  • Phone Number: +1 401-865-6670
Nothing makes a dinner more special and exciting than bubbling pots of fondue. At The Melting Pot in Providence, Rhode Island, we can help you jazz up dinner any night of the week with our incredible art of fondue. Whether you want to stop by for drinks, cheese, and fondue, or you want to bring the whole family in the four-course adventure, you can find what you're craving at The Melting Pot tonight. From your first bite of artisan bread dipped into cheese blended and seasoned tableside to the last mouthful of indulgent chocolate fondue, you will experience a meal like no other at our fondue restaurant. The four-course meal also includes freshly made salads and your choice of entrée items, including filet mignon, shrimp, chicken, salmon, and seasonal vegetables

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?