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The Melting Pot

) #595 of 3,131 Restaurants in Austin ££££ , International, American
13343 N Highway 183 Ste 350, Austin, TX 78750-7162
+1 512-401-2424
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“cheese fondue” (18 reviews)
“pound cake” (6 reviews)
“salad” (14 reviews)
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Swiss, International, American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
13343 N Highway 183 Ste 350, Austin, TX 78750-7162
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1 - 10 of 83 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant was in an interesting place . . . strip mall surrounded by things you would not expect next to a higher end restaurant. When we walked in there was a woman who had a table set up that was trying to sell us...More

Thank brettlevy
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Our server Heather rocked! My husband enjoyed the Austin Big Night Out. We brought family members who had never been and just really enjoyed ourselves. It is an experience, it does take time, but that really is the beauty of it. Conversation and good food...More

1  Thank relique2005
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I have great memories of taking my son to a fondue restaurant in Dallas, so I was excited to find this place off north 183. The experience was as fun as I remembered, and introducing it to new kiddos was great. The waiter was attentive...More

Thank Sara G
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We had a reservation for 8pm to celebrate a birthday. We were finally seated at 8:30 even though they were not busy. Told us 4 times they were getting the "table ready" when the table was in plane view and was ready before we got...More

Thank Ctdick
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

We decided to give the melting pot a try! We had received gift cards for Christmas. Heather, our waiter was amazing. We had never been to melting pot before so we had lots of questions. Heather was very patient with us. The whole evening was...More

1  Thank Travis B
Reviewed 28 January 2017

This was our first visit to The Melting Pot. We had no idea what they do or how food is served. The server wasn't very pleasant. She was a bit short with us when we continued asking questions. When we did get the cheese, we...More

1  Thank Diana G
Reviewed 7 January 2017

We visited on a Friday night with a large group of teenagers celebrating a birthday. It is a fondue restaurant with lots of menu choices and everyone enjoyed themselves. We were a total of 10 and at the waiters suggestion ordered fewer than that number...More

1  Thank Gary T
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Now we all know that the word fondue means mostly cheese. However after many years of avoiding fondues restaurants I was pleasantly surprised at The Melting Pot, here in Austin Texas. After so many attempts by my sister to bring me to this place I...More

1  Thank sevelin
Reviewed 16 August 2016

my wife and i both got a random craving for fondue, being the only fondue place we know about in austin we made a reservation, when we showed up they told us they were swamped and it would be "another 30 min" wife wanted to...More

2  Thank patrick j
Reviewed 27 July 2016

My daughter told us what a fabulous time she had at the Melting Pot, so we took our 14 year old granddaughter. We had a 45 minute wait, although we could see several empty tables and waitstaff standing around. No apologies or explanations. Having never...More

1  Thank Sara3640
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Questions & Answers
24 July 2016|
Response from Tony H | Reviewed this property |
Either, though its a good idea to reserve ahead.
Jonathan B
22 July 2016|
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Response from Q1960MRmikem | Reviewed this property |
Cheese fondue, meat fondue, desert fondue, I believe. They may be offering a salad in place of the Cheese fondue, but that would be a shame.
Katia R
13 April 2016|
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Response from SGMPhil60 | Reviewed this property |
My wife an I rarely get out of the place for under $100, but we generally get the full course meal and a bottle of wine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$50
Brunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Private Dining, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13343 N Highway 183 Ste 350, Austin, TX 78750-7162
    (Anderson Mill Rd.)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-401-2424
The Melting Pot in Northwest Austin has been providing our guests with the perfect night out for over ten years. Enjoy four fabulous courses including cheese fondues, gourmet salads, entree fondues of seafood, chicken, beef, pasta and vegetables and chocolate fondues for dessert.

We also offer packages to make special occasions more memorable, including flower arrangements that can be waiting on the table when you arrive. Balloon bouquets, romance packages and other custom gifts.

We also offer hand dipped chocolate covered strawberries and chocolate fondue to go.
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