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The Melting Pot - Gaithersburg

9021 Gaither Rd, Gaithersburg, MD 20877-1424
+1 301-519-3638
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good24%
  • Average19%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fondue” (20 reviews)
“meat seafood” (2 reviews)
“salad” (12 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
American, Swiss, European
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
9021 Gaither Rd, Gaithersburg, MD 20877-1424
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1 - 10 of 78 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We made reservations here, knowing we were visiting for the weekend to celebrate our son's birthday. We were seated quickly...and given our menus. I was happy to see that there was an option for cheese fondue/salad/dessert. My hubby & son ordered their meat entrees, because....that...More

Thank my2kidsmom9702
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Let me start by saying I don't give 5 stars unless it is one of those experiences where it is the perfect time. Great price, great food, great service and the fact that we just leave saying "wow". This is my third time dining here....More

Thank Harris H
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

My family went to the Melting Pot for my grandmother's 92nd birthday. Once we got through the ordering process -- which is a bit overwhelming with 5 people, a lot of options, a VERY dark restaurant, and a lot of constraints -- we were on...More

Thank bluesea182
Reviewed 9 April 2017

First of all, the food was amazing. My wife and I loved it a lot and our waitress Robin was absolutely amazing. She made the experience even more memorable and I look forward to going back there again.

Thank Munachi
Emily N, Guest Relations Manager at The Melting Pot - Gaithersburg, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are thrilled that you and your wife enjoyed your evening and Robin's service. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Like a Chuck E Cheese for adults, the concept may be intriguing but disappointing and highly overpriced for mediocre food. The best I can say is "been there, done that".More

Thank AlexK72
Emily N, Guest Relations Manager at The Melting Pot - Gaithersburg, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We apologize for any issues you encountered with the food or the experience. We would love a chance to hear more about your experience so that we can hear what we could be doing better....More

Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

My kids have been big fans of the Melting Pot forever and always want to go there to celebrate birthdays. We've always shelled out the money because it was an awesome experience and a decent value for the price. On this most recent visit, I...More

Thank Sandi M
Emily N, Guest Relations Manager at The Melting Pot - Gaithersburg, responded to this review

Hello Sandi! Thank you for your feedback. I am so sorry for the issues you encountered when you dined with us. I would love an opportunity to hear more about your visit so that we can ensure that it never happens again. Please feel free...More

Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We went last year in September and had a female server who was just mediocre. We enjoyed our time being it was a first experience. We returned this September just last night and was blown away. The food was good as we had expected but...More

Thank Sarah F
Emily N, Manager at The Melting Pot - Gaithersburg, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are thrilled you enjoyed your evening with us. I will pass your kind words on to Alex. Please feel free to request him on any of your future visits. We look forward to seeing...More

Reviewed 26 July 2016

A consistent favorite for the whole family, for groups, for couple's night. Great place for to relax,have a leisurely unrushed meal.and evening out. It;s an event by itself.

Thank BLBN2016
Emily N, Manager at The Melting Pot - Gaithersburg, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write your review. We are thrilled that you and your guests enjoyed your evening with us. We look forward to serving you again soon!

Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

The food was fabulous! Our server was fantastic! We both thoroughly enjoyed ourselves! Very fun experience!

Thank michigan67
Emily N, Manager at The Melting Pot - Gaithersburg, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are so glad you enjoyed your evening with us. We look forward to serving you again soon!

Reviewed 9 May 2016

Had a wonderful experience at the Melting Pot in Gaithersburg. Don't let the location turn you off. It took us 8 years to try it but we'll be back! Allow time to enjoy your evening, I'd say 2 hours is just about right if you...More

Thank David H
Emily N, Manager at The Melting Pot - Gaithersburg, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your evening with us. We look forward to serving you again soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$40 - US$60
Cuisine
American, Swiss, European
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:00
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: 9021 Gaither Rd, Gaithersburg, MD 20877-1424
    (Shady Grove Rd)
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Gaithersburg
  • Phone Number: +1 301-519-3638
  • E-mail