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Ponderosa Steakhouse

327 Clifty Dr, Madison, IN 47250-1605
+1 812-265-2055
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good28%
  • Average45%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
2 weeks ago
“We have eaten there once.”
3 weeks ago
“Good buffet”
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American, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
327 Clifty Dr, Madison, IN 47250-1605
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 2 December 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 24 November 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

1  Thank ssnyder
Reviewed 16 October 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 5 October 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 29 August 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
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Food was awful ate there in the evening food had sit there all day was all dried out ate there every time we've been this time was awful

Thank DebSax
Reviewed 18 May 2016

I hadn't been to a Ponderosa in years. I was very surprised in the price for the amount of food. The salad bar had alot to offer on it. The hot food bar had so many different types of food. Then my Steak was cooked...More

Thank hainessks63
Reviewed 3 May 2016

The prime rib we got was smoked and over cooked for what we told them we wanted it cooked. The steaks are a bit pricey for what they taste like. The salad/food bar was good.

Thank U8077HKlindah
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
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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