The Melting Pot of Knoxville

Nation's Restaurant News Consumer Picks 2015

Welcome to The Melting Pot.  We offer a truly unique dining experience created by the art of fondue.


The Melting Pot of Knoxville is not your typical fine dining experience. Whether you want to enjoy a romantic dinner for two or a fun night out with friends, our friendly and helpful staff will help make any occasion memorable.

You can easily customize your dining experience. We have a separate gluten free menu available, as well as vegetarian options. Enjoy a relaxing four course meal, or just have a quick bite to eat. Dip in to a mouth-watering cheese fondue prepared especially for you at your table. Enjoy a freshly prepared salad topped with one of our signature dressings. Our entrees are sure to please any palate. Choose from our Steak Lovers, Seafood Trio, or the Fondue Fusion just to name a few, or create your own entree with our Fondue By You. All of our entrees are accompanied by seasonal fresh vegetables and a variety of dipping sauces. Simply choose a cooking style and dive in! End your meal by dipping fruits and cakes into one of our decadent chocolate fondues and you'll see why The Melting Pot of Knoxville has won "Best Dessert" numerous times in local newspapers. We offer a large selection of wines to perfectly complement our amazing food, as well as a variety of craft beers and specialty cocktails.

We are located in the Old City, downtown Knoxville's historic district. Nearby attractions, hotels, theaters, galleries and shopping make The Melting Pot only one of many reasons to be in the neighborhood. Come dine with us and you'll see why The Melting Pot is one of the best restaurants in Knoxville, TN. The unique, cozy atmosphere and amazing staff will be sure to make you feel right at home.

The Melting Pot of Knoxville attracts guests from all parts of Knoxville and East Tennessee. We are located just a few blocks from the interstate and a very short distance from Market Square as well as the University of Tennessee campus.

Reservations recommended.

Note: Please call our Hospitality Specialist to make reservations of parties of five or more. 

 Please call a member of management if you are in need of handicapped assistance upon entering the restaurant.