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The Melting Pot

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Far North Central
American, French, Swiss
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14855 Blanco Rd Ste 110, San Antonio, TX 78216-7728 (Blanco and Bitters)
12104796358
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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San Antonio, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This was one of our favorite experiences. Caleb our waiter was amazing. He was so attentive and gave good suggestions. All the food was amazing. We ordered drinks before dinner and even those were great. We had the best time. We would definitely come back again.

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Thank katrinacl4
San Antonio, Texas
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My daughter & I stopped in for cheese& chocolate. We ended up ordering the cheese, salad & chocolate. We had the Quattro Formaggio - it was fabulous but not enough; we flew through the pot in minutes! The dipping breads were fabulous! Then we both had the Strawberry Spinach Salad; it was wonderful, the dressing is so yummy! Then came... More 

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Thank Kim S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The experience of fondue is what makes this a fun and exciting night out. It was a great place to celebrate a 70th Birthday or any occasion. Definitely will go back and recommend to anyone.

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Thank Katinator6
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was great and unique. Set up is interesting and entertaining. The service was really good. They explained how the whole process is going to be and made you feel really comfortable.

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Thank Reychelle B
Foustd, General Manager at The Melting Pot, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. I am pleased to know that you really enjoyed your most recent visit with us. We look forward to seeing you soon, maybe for Double Date Night Friday's in August and September. Fonduely, Corey Foust More 

bulverde
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

Kaleb was the absolute best server! He took the time to "care" about our preferences! Awesome service! Food was delish!

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Thank bulverde
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

To start, had a 930 reservation and got there at 928 and the host said it would be a little while they clean the table. I thought reservations were for a reason. Then as far as the food was concerned, it was news to us that at $110 we were going to be cooking our own food. I was use... More 

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Thank mskee85
Foustd, Manager at The Melting Pot, responded to this review

My name is Corey Foust, I am the General Manager of The Melting Pot in San Antonio, Tx. Thank you for taking the time to provide your candid feedback. With that said, I apologize that you did not enjoy your fondue experience. I will concede that our fondue dining experience is one of the most unique you'll find at a... More 

Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

We were thrilled with the choices that the 4 course experience gave us. The best fondue ever! I loved the selection of 6 sauces with the main course. The ying and yang dessert chocolate was wonderful.

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Thank JULIE D
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

Had a great dinner with the family. The food was good, but the experience was even better. It's pricey, but we left there very full and happy as we laughed the whole meal. It forces you to engage as a family (calculating cooking times, discussing different sauce and batter combinations, etc) Even my cranky teenager loved it. Great way to... More 

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Thank April G
San Antonio, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016 via mobile

Fondue is fun, and the Melting Pot conceptualizes it in a truly articulate way. I look forward to dining here, frequently on special occasions. This time was for a girls night out with two friends from out of town. We made our reservation using Open Table. They have a space for special requests. We jokingly asked to be greeted with... More 

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Thank Erin M
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016 via mobile

Food tastes bland, overpriced food, but friendly staff. Dinner for two was $110. Did I mention the food was bland? For the price, I was disappointed with the no taste, small portion of food, and the high cost. Won't return because that could have paid for my grocery bill.

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Thank Nick C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $40
Cuisine
American, French, Swiss
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14855 Blanco Rd Ste 110, San Antonio, TX 78216-7728
    (Blanco and Bitters)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Far North Central
  • Neighborhood: Far North Central
  • Phone Number: 12104796358
Description
At The Melting Pot, fondue is more than a signature dish. It's a culinary tradition that we honor every day - and have spent 40 years perfecting. And thanks to our dedication to our craft, that tradition is still going strong and attracting new fans today. Fondue is more than just a meal. It's an experience. And that's what The Melting Pot does best. Whether you're celebrating a birthday, anniversary, a long overdue date night, or celebrating with a group, The Melting Pot Restaurant is perfect for any occasion. Customize your visit with a four-course dining experience including cheese fondue, salad, entree and dessert. Or, come by for fondue cheese paired with that perfect glass of wine from our extensive selection. That's not to say, we haven't had more than a few stop by to satisfy that chocolate craving after a movie.

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