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Ponderosa Steakhouse

327 Clifty Dr, Madison, IN 47250-1605
+1 812-265-2055
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good29%
  • Average41%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
31 Jul 2017
“Second time visit”
26 Aug 2017
“Very Much Worth the Money”
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American, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
327 Clifty Dr, Madison, IN 47250-1605
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Reviewed August 26, 2017

My wife and I ate here on a Saturday afternoon. We both had the grilled shrimp dinner with baked potato and the buffet. The grilled shrimp here is outstanding and the best I have ever had. It is seasoned and brushed with butter to perfection....More

Thank alliancemark
Reviewed July 31, 2017

This was our second visit. Food was fresh, with staff constantly monitoring the food area. Facility is clean.

Thank Greg E
Reviewed July 10, 2017

We eat there often; family and friends. The hot food is hot and the cold food is cold. Temperature is very important to me and should be to all buffet restaurants.

Thank Sandy A
Reviewed June 10, 2017

We usually really like a Ponderosa but we left feeling let down here. The food was fair and the service was not the best but to be fair they were very busy that night. I think we will try it once more just to be...More

Thank Bob P
Reviewed June 3, 2017

The facility was clean, staff wasn't overly friendly, but tolerable. There was a great selection of food items that were hat and fresh. After nearly 40 years in food service and countless hours of training being Serve Safe certified myself; I was very impressed to...More

Thank Greg E
Reviewed December 2, 2016

You can have all you can eat and many difference foods to pick from. Not as much desserts as I would like to pick from but good.

Thank Linda F
Reviewed November 24, 2016

This establishment is managed pathetically. Open 11 to 4 pm for Thanksgiving Dinner and they are out of Turkey & ham before 2pm. No one even manning the carving station. all that greeted the guests was a container of grizzle and fat trimmings from the...More

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Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

Honestly, the food isn't that good here and it's expensive for what the food is. We were pretty disappointed.

Thank Christa V
Reviewed October 5, 2016

Hadn't eaten here in over a year. Was so pleasantly surprised that the quality of the food has greatly improved. Mac and cheese is very cheesy. Bacon covered ribeye to die for.

Thank AnnMooreColumbusIN
Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

We ate here because of my husband enjoying nostalgic places from his childhood. The salad bar was pretty good. I would stay away from the meat selection on the buffet as it seemed to be of poor quality. My husband enjoyed the ribeye steak he...More

Thank arthursmom11
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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 327 Clifty Dr, Madison, IN 47250-1605
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 812-265-2055
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