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111 N Central St, Knoxville, TN 37902-1043 (Jackson Avenue)
+1 865-971-5400
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17:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sun 17:00 - 23:00
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a great time of celebration with friends and Matt C was amazing server!!! He was very curious and prompt. It was an amazing experience....thanks Matt!

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Powell, Tennessee
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had dinner with my wife for her birthday. We had Matt C. as our server. I must say as a veteran of the full service fine dining restaurant Industry for over 30 years, I new we had a good one. He was very pleasant and new the menu well, so he was very helpful with my questions. Food and timing... More 

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Thank kdadwhistler
Chattanooga
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98 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I drove up from Chattanooga to Knoxville to enjoy a romantic dinner at the melting pot. The food was great as well as the service. We highly recommend.

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Thank Donna M
Hendersonville, Tennessee
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34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've eaten at The Melting Pot several times at several different locations. This time wasn't that great. Our waiter wasn't very attentive and didn't make the cheese course accurately. It was runny/soupy instead of gooey. The chocolate course wasn't that great either. Maybe he was new. We left feeling that we didn't need to go to any Melting Pot for... More 

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Thank Christy W
Knoxville, Tennessee
1 review
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

My family and I went to the melting pot to celebrate my moms birthday and had a great dinner! There were six of us and a few had not been to a melting pot before but our server Danielle went over the menu with us to make sure we understood everything! During dinner we never had to ask for refills... More 

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Thank mmoss18
Sevierville, Tennessee
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29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and 2 kids went for his birthday! The food was super good! Fiesta cheese was the bomb. We got the 4 course meal! We got the flaming turtle chocolate, yummy! The waitress was awesome! Loved it! It's just expensive, but worth it.

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Thank jnaillon
Berea, Kentucky
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Interesting experience, although a little pricey - be aware the cooking method adds to the cost of the entree. The Melting Pot offers an intimate atmosphere, competent servers and a good variety of quality meats/fish to choose from. You'll have to do some work to cook your own meal, but that's part of the fun :) My advice: wait for... More 

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Thank jumbo977
Tennessee
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Maybe it was the great recommendations from friends and family in other parts of the United States, but our first experience at the Melting Pot (Knoxville, TN location) left us extremely unimpressed with the interior atmosphere/cleanliness. When you are paying a decent amount for dinner (~$50 per person without drinks) you expect not only the food and drinks to be... More 

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Thank Jerilyn P
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Our meal was exquisite. Our server Will was respectful of our evening together and always nearby. The Wisconsin blend cheese was to die for. The kids LOVED the chocolate. We will be back!

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Thank voodootravel
Talbott, Tennessee
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

This makes our 3rd trip & we enjoy this place TOTALLY! Service is always above & beyond. This past weekend's trip was to celebrate my son's 16th birthday. We made reservations & let them know of his special day. There was a hand signed card with the staff's well wishes for his birthday on the table when we arrived. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$100
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
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: 111 N Central St, Knoxville, TN 37902-1043
    (Jackson Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-971-5400

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