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The Melting Pot

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1949 Ringling Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34236-5918
+1 941-365-2628
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17:00 - 22:00
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Sarasota, Florida
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32 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Be sure to set aside enough time to truly enjoy your experience at the Melting Pot. The four-course meals make the most sense financially (they're basically the same price as just a main course and cheese) so you're going to be there for a while! My boyfriend and I shared one four-course meal, which was plenty of food for the... More 

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Thank Megan H
North Port, Florida
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80 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been going to The Melting Pot in Littleton, CO for many years, so when we moved to Florida I found a Melting Pot in Sarasota ;-) Food was excellent. Love ❤️ Fondue! Server "Haley" was excellent and very outgoing. Romantic athmosphere. Please do not bring crying babies. I love babies, but not when I'm trying to have a... More 

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Thank Destiny2000
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely delicious meal and great service. We had the Valentines Day special and savored every one of the four courses. Despite being somewhat pricey we definitely would recommend this place.

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Thank Joseph B
Lakewood Ranch, Florida
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Another good meal as always and tried the new Savory Thai cooking style and it did not disappoint. It had great flavor with a little bit of kick. Always good to end on our favorite chocolate combo of dark chocolate, peanut butter and marshmallow!

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Thank BigDada6475
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful night. Erik was intelligent, sweet and what we would expect from great service. We will definitely be back because of this visit. The managers were Great as well

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Thank chuckles1968
Levi K, General Manager at The Melting Pot, responded to this review

Thank you for dining at the Melting Pot! We are so pleased you enjoyed your dining experience with Erik. The Melting Pot looks forward to seeing you again soon! More 

Hudson, Ohio, United States
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44 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

We LOVE this place ...having followed them from their former Bahia Vista location to down town many years ago! We met a business associate and good friend on a busy Saturday night after making a reservation. We were promptly seated and the FUN began. Bree WAS EXCEPTIONAL and walked us through the always exciting menu. After a fun round of... More 

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Thank Richard M
Levi K, General Manager at The Melting Pot, responded to this review

We are happy to hear that Bree provided you with the perfect night out! The Melting Pot team looks forward to seeing you again soon!! More 

Sarasota, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

We are from the Out of Door Academy and we went to the Melting Pot before our Prom. My boyfriend had never been to the Melting Pot so I thought it would be cool. Our server was new but he was really nice and explained everyhting to us with a smile. I think his name was Erin or Eric. My... More 

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Thank bbsolar
Levi K, General Manager at The Melting Pot, responded to this review

We are happy to hear that Eric provided you with the perfect night out! More 

Bradenton, Fl
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

While this was not our first visit to this restaurant, we enjoy ourselves every time we go. The food is always fresh, the servers are always very friendly and explain everything about the menu. Managers always come by and check to make sure everything was perfect. Bree, our server this time was wonderful. Very friendly and attentive.

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Thank Nancy A
Levi K, General Manager at The Melting Pot, responded to this review

Thank you for the nice comments. I'm happy to hear that Bree and managment provided you with the perfect night out! We look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

Punta Gorda, Florida
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54 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

What more can I say Awesome Chocolate Martinis made by Ian (bartender) and food from cheese fondue to entrees delicious. Service was outstanding. Is a bit chilly in bar area where we had drinks need a sweater other than this everything was outstanding.

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Thank FLBlonde44
Levi K, General Manager at The Melting Pot, responded to this review

We are happy to hear that Ian provided you with the perfect night out! The Melting Pot looks forward to seeing you again soon. More 

Sarasota, Florida
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

The wife and I have been here to eat a few times. It is very good and the staff and service has always been excellent. If you want a nice romantic place to eat that's different with good food, give this place a try It's not super expensive, but the food quality has always been top notch.

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Thank David S
Levi K, General Manager at The Melting Pot, responded to this review

David, I'm happy the hear that we give you the Perfect Night Out!! The Melting Pot team looks forward to seeing you again soon!! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1949 Ringling Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34236-5918
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-365-2628

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