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The Melting Pot Reviews

Updated Sep 29, 2019

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The Melting Pot CEO Bob Johnston
Bob Johnston
85 Ratings
  1. "Gets the job done"

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    Current Employee - Server/Waiter in Gaithersburg, MD
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The Melting Pot part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great management Great pay for the industry Flexible schedule Can work part-time or full-time Interactions with customers are better than other restaurants (unique serving style)

    Cons

    Gets very slow in the summer The bar has not been set too high for the staff there

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    The Melting Pot2019-09-29
  2. "Excellent dining experience."

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    Former Employee - Dining Room Manager in Spokane, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at The Melting Pot full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Making connections with patrons to create repeat guests.Strong values. Ability to move up in the company.

    Cons

    Trying to fill quota for guest satisfaction survey.

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    The Melting Pot2019-09-13
  3. "great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Server in Framingham, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at The Melting Pot full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    employees worked as a team, managers went above and beyond, and I made good money as well

    Cons

    your clothes may smell like fondue when you leave work

    The Melting Pot2019-09-04
  4. "PREP/LINE COOK"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at The Melting Pot full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Best job I've ever had

    Cons

    That the Scottsdale location has to close

    The Melting Pot2019-08-23
  5. "Excellent place to work"

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    Former Employee - Hostess 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at The Melting Pot part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Easy going yet well organized environment.

    Cons

    Can't think of anything bad!

    The Melting Pot2019-08-19
  6. "Incredible"

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    Current Employee - Kitchen Staff in Pittsburgh, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at The Melting Pot full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great coworkers, great pay rate, fantastic atmosphere

    Cons

    I don't quite get the hours I would like to have

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    The Melting Pot2019-08-16
  7. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Dishwasher in Tampa, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at The Melting Pot full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The boss was awesome friendly staff good pay

    Cons

    Sometimes you have to work until 1 in the morning but still not complaining

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    The Melting Pot2019-06-21
  8. "Good"

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    Current Employee - Expo 

    I have been working at The Melting Pot part-time

    Pros

    Flexible hours for students that have classes

    Cons

    Hours may vary depending on time of year and day

    The Melting Pot2019-05-28
  9. "great company"

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    Former Employee - Server/Bartender in Baton Rouge, LA
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    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at The Melting Pot part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    flexible schedule, great management, clear vision, mission, and principles.

    Cons

    compensation based on tips, no always stable income.

    The Melting Pot2019-05-24
  10. "Excellent concept and people"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at The Melting Pot full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Its a unique concept which you gain a lot of skills

    Cons

    It's a night job dinner only.

    The Melting Pot2019-04-05
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