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Ponderosa Steakhouse

327 Clifty Dr, Madison, IN 47250-1605
+1 812-265-2055
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good30%
  • Average41%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
3 weeks ago
“Second time visit”
10 Jun 2017
“We have eaten there once.”
Restaurant Hours
American, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
327 Clifty Dr, Madison, IN 47250-1605
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

Thank Greg E
Reviewed 10 July 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 11 June 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 3 June 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 3 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 25 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 17 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 6 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 29 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
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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