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Melting Pot

#30 of 1,278 Restaurants in Lille
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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3 rue anatole france, Lille, France
+33 3 20 06 33 99
12:00 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:30
Closed now
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Mon - Thu 19:30 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 20:00 - 22:30
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

As the name suggests, this is a melting pot of cooking ideas. French with a light Asian influence. The food & presentation is excellent and really tasty. If you don't book a table you are unlikely to get in, particularly at weekends. Loads of people were turned away while we were there because they were fully booked. They only seem... More 

Thank jhcUk
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Had a lovely meal here with my wife having arrived late into Lille and didn't get chance to look around. This turned out to be a great choice, the set menu €29 for 3 courses was great value for money. I had monk fish for starters, tuna steak satay for main and cheesecake to finish. All were very tasty and... More 

Thank Richard K
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

The service was good and fast.but the food i was expecting more. Did not amaze me. Prices are according

Thank oropendola2
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

The food is really good and the restaurant is nice. The only point to say is that the service could be a little more fast, but it’s reasonable. I recommend if you want to pass a good evening eating well.

Thank Ludovic L
Waterford, Ireland
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106 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

We chanced on this restaurant while in Lille and found it a delight. Our hostess was a charming lady with a beaming smile who quietly made us most welcome. We chose to sit inside at a well presented table with tablecloth and linen napkins. The menu had some interesting items as well as the conventional range. Wine by the glass... More 

Thank belisaurius
Adelaide, Australia
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

We went to this restaurant as it was across the road from our hotel and its was absolutely delicious. Such a lovely restaurant. The owners were extremely welcoming (and speak english) and the menu was small but everything that we ate was delicious. I would highly recommend and would absolutely come again next time I am in Lille.

Thank Antoinettebeaumont
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

Small local restaurant close to Opera square in the middle of Lille. Only a small menu of international dishes but with a french flavour, you can have a 3 course menu for 29Euro. Our entrees and meals were all very nice. Most of the customers seemed to be locals which is a good sign. Staff speak English end they have... More 

Thank Glenn W
London, United Kingdom
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135 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

Our group had wonderful food here, reasonably priced. The restaurant was full, they were turning people away. The menu was small but there was something for all tastes on it. It was the best restaurant we ate in on our 4 day visit, even the ice-creams were special!

Thank PurpleBrolly
Brussels, Belgium
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64 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2016

Small but trendy restaurant in the center of the ville, perfect place for a shopping or tourist break. The menu covers ensemble of the dishes from different parts of the world with a subtle touch of french gastronomy. Menu is not very lengthy but carefully created to tickle the taste buds of everyone. One can choose from veggies, fish, meat,... More 

Thank burrpburrp
Tortona, Italy
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77 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

I went in Lille for work at the beginning of feb, our colleagues brought us here for dinner. We had a very good dinner with typical french food and a beautiful view of the main place of lille. Fantastic the room where we had dinner, at the first floor. Recommended

Thank Giacomo B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
French, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 rue anatole france, Lille, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Hauts-de-France  >  Nord  >  Lille
  • Phone Number: +33 3 20 06 33 99

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