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Melting Pot of Columbia

5325 Village Center Dr, Ste 124, Columbia, MD 21044-2386
+1 410-740-9988
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good27%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
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“cheese fondue” (16 reviews)
“pound cake” (7 reviews)
“shrimp” (10 reviews)
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5325 Village Center Dr, Ste 124, Columbia, MD 21044-2386
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have been to several Melting Pots. This was not the best. Standard set up but service was meh. Would probably not go back considering it's not a cheap night out.

Thank JimBmore57
Reviewed 29 January 2018

We try to celebrate birthdays here every other year or so, so it had been a couple of years since we had last dined here and the memorable meal we hoped for was memorable for all the wrong reasons. The evening started out all right...More

Thank tenlittleMDkitties
Reviewed 2 January 2018

We've spent the past couple of New Year's Eve at the Melting Pot in Gaithersburg. Because of a show in Baltimore we spent New Year's dinner at the Melting Pot in Columbia. The two restaurants are a bit different Gaithersburg is more fun but Columbia...More

Thank BullyLover2
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Last night my son took me out to dinner here and it was my very first time. I didn't even cheat and look at the menu online because I was excited to try something new and I didn't want to spoil anything. :) We arrived...More

Thank Mary P
Reviewed 6 December 2017

I love this place--great for special occasion. Sometimes if I can't afford dinner, I will just go for dessert. The "turtle" is awesome--chocolate, caramel, nuts--all melted--they bring you pound cake, strawberries, bananas, marshmallows for dipping--awesome! Somewhat of a rough neighborhood so pay attention in the...More

Thank birdiesbox
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We were looking to do a mixer for our new members group and I had never been to Melting pot so everyone agreed it would be a great choice! We did not make a reservation so when we got there we were pretty bummed to...More

Thank A C
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Oct 1, 2017. The food was ok, however, the service from start to finish was terrible. This was my 3rd time at the Melting Pot and the two times before were great. My husband and I enjoyed our previous experiences so we decided to bring...More

Thank akan539
Reviewed 28 September 2017

They only got a "1" because I had to give them something. We were seated next to a table that was dirty, filled with old plates and no one bussed it the entire time we were there. Then the heating element at our table was...More

Thank Horsegirl42
Reviewed 26 September 2017

We had dinner last week at the Melting Pot and had a great time. The restaurant is more than dinner. Because it’s a leisurely meal with plenty of time to relax and chat, make sure you go with good friends–--or one special friend. There are...More

1  Thank Ruth G
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

This was quite an experience, waitress was great, very Friendly and chatty. You cook all food your self. You get to choose the flavor of broth for cooking meat in, ours was great, mojo flavor. Worth a trip but takes time 2hrs +

Thank Steven S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5325 Village Center Dr, Ste 124, Columbia, MD 21044-2386
    (Govenor Warfield Pkwy.)
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 410-740-9988
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