Steps to Ownership

Join Our Fondue Restaurant Franchise

So you’ve explored our website, learned about our fondue restaurant franchise, and are ready to seize this incredible opportunity. Great! We are so excited to learn more about you! The first step is to reach out to our team. Melting Pot’s success is dependent on the success of our franchise owners, so it’s very important that you are a great fit for us and that we are a great fit for you. The initial steps will give us the opportunity to learn more about you, your background, and your qualifications. Following that, we’ll cover everything you’ll need to know to confidently hit the ground running with your new endeavor.

Review our steps to ownership and then take the first step today!

  • Fill out our Get Started contact form and submit your contact information.
  • Complete the franchise application, background check, credit check, and financial qualification.
  • Review our Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD) and conduct due diligence.
  • Submit your business plan.
  • Attend Discovery Day.
  • Submit entity documents and execute the Franchise Agreement.
  • Congratulations! You are officially a franchise owner and onto developing your Melting Pot restaurant!

Attending Discovery Day

After determining whether you meet the qualifications for our restaurant franchise opportunity, you will receive an invitation to attend Discovery Day. Discovery Day is held every month at our home office in Tampa, Florida.

The first step toward becoming a part of our fondue restaurant franchise is to fill out our Contact Form. The Melting Pot team looks forward to hearing from you!


Hear Our Franchisee Testimonials
  • Mark & Becky Chapman - Testimonial
  • Corey Foust - Testimonial
  • David Chantrell - Testimonial