We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book On TripAdvisor Bonus Book your hotel on TripAdvisor — then save 20% on things to do for your trip. Use code BOOKTOSAVE.

The Melting Pot

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
11023 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45249-2306
15135305501
Website
Today
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

86 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 85: English reviews
Cincinnati, Ohio
Level Contributor
403 reviews
231 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our kids love eating at the Melting Pot for the food , fun and attentive service. Our server Jon was great and made our meal so enjoyable! This is a delicious, interactive meal that I would highly recommend for any special occasion!

Helpful?
Thank luckyno39
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is not just a meal... it is a two hour odyssey of flavor. We went for my son's 16th birthday, and we all had a great time. The Spinach Artichoke cheese fondue was a highlight, as of course was the Turtle Chocolate dessert at the end. My entrée was also delicious, The Classic, which has a solid selection of... More 

Helpful?
Thank Brian D
Cincinnati, Ohio
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

My wife and I made a reservation on a whim because she was in the mood for fondue. Little did I know that we were walking into the restaurant that would be our de facto date night/special occasion spot for life. Firstly, the staff is superb. Our servers are always very friendly and informative, taking time to interact with their... More 

Helpful?
Thank Matthew F
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

I am a frequent visitor to this establishment, usually every two weeks or so. Everyone is always super friendly and the food is amazing! I have a standing request for Lee to be my server. He knows what I order everytime which is awesome so I don't have to ask for extra anything, he just knows. He also put my... More 

Helpful?
Thank monica46143
Independence KY
Level Contributor
33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

Dined here with my daughters on Mothers Day. What a hoot! We had such a good time! It was the first time any of us had been there. Our server was excellent, and explained everything very well. Mothers Day had a fixed menu for 39.95 PP. their regular menu has a variety of choices. Our spinach and artichoke cheese fondue... More 

Helpful?
Thank dibutts
Cincinnati
Level Contributor
83 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

You should try it at least once to have a different dinning experience. While I am not a fan of the main course portion, I love, love the cheese fondue! We also pop in from time to time just for dessert. The service staff are very kind and nice. I have not had an issue with service here. It is... More 

Helpful?
Thank JMR0731
Charleston, West Virginia
Level Contributor
111 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

The food here is amazing and so much fun for the whole family! We did the four course meal and it was so good. The preteen kids loved the fact that they cooked their own meal at the table. We choose the hot oil as the cooking style and it was fantastic! The service is great!

Helpful?
Thank Jesscruick
Level Contributor
349 reviews
184 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

Fondue restaurant. Get the 4 course meal and pick your fave menu item in each of the 4 categories. Fondue pots are available in various broths or as oil. Its a lot of food so do not order any extras or you won't be able to finish. We had the "Classic" 4 course option. Our waitress was attentive and knowledgeable... More 

Helpful?
Thank SabineAmsel
West Chester, OH
Level Contributor
121 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016

My kids have been dying to try The Melting Pot for years. We finally relented and took them for my 12 year old's birthday. The fondue experience was fun, but the food is definitely not worth the exorbitant price. We might go back for dessert only, but the full four-course meal just doesn't seem worth it.

Helpful?
Thank boilerjenni
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2016 via mobile

We have visited several of this franchises in different parts of the country. This one was my favorite by FAR! The manager was named Bea and she was EXCEPTIONAL! Our server was Lee and he did an awesome job! They both made my birthday with my husband and children feel like it was the most important day in the world!... More 

Helpful?
Thank Kendra R

Travelers who viewed The Melting Pot also viewed

 

Been to The Melting Pot? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$21 - $30
Cuisine
American, French
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Television
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 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
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11023 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45249-2306
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: 15135305501
Description
Thank you for considering The Melting Pot Restaurant, Cincinnati's most unique and interactive restaurant. Celebrate any special occasion with us, fondue style. Whether it's a romantic dinner, a birthday, anniversary, holiday party, guest in from out of town or an evening of family fun. The Melting Pot Restaurant is always relaxed and easy to enjoy.

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from The Melting Pot staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?