Conversions: Turn Your Existing Restaurant into a Melting Pot

Converting your existing restaurant location into a Melting Pot is a great way to save time, energy and costs on site selection. Many of our Melting Pot restaurants have been existing restaurant conversions. We understand the benefits of this strategy and want YOU to convert your existing space into the Perfect Night Out®.

The Pittsburgh Melting Pot location converted from a Funny Bone Comedy Club & Restaurant


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Think you have what it takes to convert your existing location into a Melting Pot? Here’s what you’ll need.


Local Area Demographics:

  • Residential population of 150k within 10 miles
  • Daytime working population of 50k within 2 miles

Site Requirements:

  • Second generation, dense retail, lifestyle, entertainment shopping centers with heavy regionality and other unique high-end, full-service restaurants
  • 4,500 to 5,500 sq. ft.
  • Good visibility for signage

Nearby Traffic Generators:

  • Shopping centers with big box retailer names
  • Limited service, midscale business hotels and multifamily homes

If you’re ready to convert your existing restaurant into a Melting Pot today, let’s get in touch! Contact our Senior Director of Franchise Development, Shak Turner, at or (813) 425-6209.