Fondue from The Melting Pot

Fact Sheet

Corporate Principal

Bob Johnston, CEO and Chairman of the Board, Front Burner


1975 in Maitland, Fla.

Company Description

Founded in 1975, The Melting Pot has offered a unique fondue dining experience for more than 45 years. As the premier fondue restaurant franchise, The Melting Pot Restaurants, Inc. has more than 95 restaurants in 31 U.S. states and Canada. Known for offering a choice of fondue cooking styles, including the new grill cooking style, and a variety of unique entrées, Melting Pot's menu also features cheese fondues, salads, fine wines, and chocolate fondue desserts. Fondue fans can join Melting Pot's Club Fondue for exclusive promotions, special events and advance holiday reservation privileges. The Melting Pot is an affiliate of Front Burner, a restaurant management company headquartered in Tampa, Florida. For more information, visit To learn more about franchise opportunities with The Melting Pot, please visit


U.S.: The Melting Pot has 96 restaurants.

Canada: There is one location open in Edmonton, Alberta.


Guests can enjoy a choice of five cooking styles, including our new grill cooking style, and a variety of entrees combined with signature dipping sauces. The menu also includes award-winning cheese fondues, fresh salads, premium meat and seafood, fine wines, Best in Glass™ handcrafted cocktails and decadent chocolate fondue. 









Corporate Headquarters

The Melting Pot Restaurants, Inc.
7886 Woodland Center Blvd. Tampa, FL 33614
Toll Free: 800-783-0867
Telephone: 813-881-0055
Fax: 813-889-9361

Media Contact

Carmen Murillo
Senior Director of Marketing