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Ponderosa Steakhouse

809 England St, Ashland, VA 23005-2232
+1 804-798-8205
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good35%
  • Average23%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible7%
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809 England St, Ashland, VA 23005-2232
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Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We were here for lunch and just got the buffet. There was a nice variety and the waitress was friendly. Buffet had a nice variety.

Thank Carol T
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

We got steak and it was tender. I ordered med rare but it was more well done. My spouse ordered rare and his was more med rare. We got the buffet for 4 more and it was good. Rolls ham fried chicken and lima beans...More

Thank Angela S
Reviewed 4 March 2017

I use this place as a stop over for lunch often. I travel from NOVA to Richmond and back and it is the best lunch stop by far. The staff is friendly, always laughing, the food is always freash and the value is great. Locals...More

Thank pappa207
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We had a very satisfactory meal with little wait and a good price. As usual, they gave us more food than we could eat. For most people the proportions are probably just right.

Thank 564Bert1970
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

The buffet was not very hot. The steak special did not look like the picture at all but tasted ok not great. Staff was friendly.

Thank CharWilliams49
Reviewed 22 November 2016

We made a second stop in Virginia when we were travelling to PA by car. We were hungry and tired after 6 hours driving we want something warm, and We remembered La Ponderosa has good food. The buffet was good because the food was fresh...More

1  Thank Maria D
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Arrived for the race early. Waited on a friend and came here for lunch. Very good salad bar, i also had a plate of veggies and a piece of chicken. Good variety.

Thank dancer62va
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Great place after a long day. Stopped here for dinner. Daughter had the buffet & was happy as a clam! My ribeye was ok- a little thin & not tough but not really tender either we were both exhausted & ready for a rest. The...More

Thank MimiC2011
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

The staff was friendly, our server was very good. You order from a menu photo on the wall, our meal didn't come close to the photos. Ordered a sirloin steak medium and baked potato, came with a salad. The salad was old, that's the only...More

1  Thank Bob C
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Sirloin tips and potato were great. Once we sat at the table I asked if they had any brown gravy on the buffet. She looked but it was not on the buffet and went in the back and they made me fresh gravy!!!! So appreciated...More

Thank LishaRVA
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 809 England St, Ashland, VA 23005-2232
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Ashland
  • Phone Number: +1 804-798-8205
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