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Ponderosa Steakhouse

308 Morton Blvd, Hazard, KY 41701-9418
+1 606-439-1525
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good34%
  • Average24%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (10 reviews)
“chicken” (3 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 22:00All hours
American, Steakhouse
££ - £££
308 Morton Blvd, Hazard, KY 41701-9418
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner last night with our 2 grand babies. I had the little sirloin with the buffet and my husband had the senior buffet. My steak was tender and juicy. Loved the vegetable soup. The salad bar was fresh and well stocked. Sufficient selection in...More

Thank Antoon B
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

My ponderosa closed about 30 years ago, so when I saw ponderosa in hazard we had to stop. They still have good steaks, And a very large buffet. Very good selection and the service was very good also.

Thank auggieson3
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Wife and I were on an extended motorcycle trip with another couple. Had supper there at the end of a long day of riding. Our entrees were at the table before we were even through with our salads. The steaks were cooked perfectly. Our wait...More

Thank Jerry P
Reviewed 22 July 2017

My family and I stopped at this Ponderosa while traveling through the area. We had the buffet and also grilled and fried shrimp. The grilled shrimp was excellent but the fried shrimp was a bit overdone. Our server swapped it for some grilled shrimp. The...More

Thank alliancemark
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

My husband an I only had the buffet but everything we ate was pretty good. Our waitress was awesome too.

Thank davidcostello5
Reviewed 2 August 2016

You would think of Ponderosa as just a steakhouse but, what a great buffet with an amazing number of choices to satisfy everyone.

Thank Ryan R
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Went twice while staying in Hazard. The steal is nothing to right home about and in fact is very small. There are 3 places in Hazard with better steaks for better value, but the buffet is what is worth the money here. The buffet is...More

Thank ktyler4972
FavorFilled, Director of Sales at Ponderosa Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2016

I am glad you enjoyed the variety and quality of our buffet. We would love to win you over to our steaks too though. Quality and freshness is our motto - thanks again!

Reviewed 6 November 2015

I had a 10 oz. top sirloin and the buffet. The steak was very good. The buffet had fried chicken livers--one of my favorite buffet items but seldom found anywhere (It is one of the key reasons why I strongly prefer Golden Corral to Ryan's...More

Thank David C
FavorFilled, Owner at Ponderosa Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2016

Thank you for your feedback, I am so glad you enjoyed your meal.

Reviewed 8 July 2015

My grandmother for some unknown reason likes to stop here when she visits places that are history for her family. If I visit again we will go somewhere else. We ordered the buffet and I was completely unimpressed. The food was obviously out so long...More

1  Thank Shirin O
FavorFilled, Owner at Ponderosa Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2016

I am very sorry you were disappointed with your visit. Our goal is for every customer to leave satisfied. We will continue to work hard to meet your approval.

Reviewed 30 June 2015

Salad bar was typical. Steaks were fair but overcooked. We were there with a large group and service was slow.More

1  Thank Wanda L
FavorFilled, Owner at Ponderosa Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2016

I am sorry you didn't enjoy our large variety of salad items. Any time you receive an entree not cooked as you like always bring it to your servers attention so that we may prepare you another. Sometime when you are part of a large...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 308 Morton Blvd, Hazard, KY 41701-9418
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Hazard
  • Phone Number: +1 606-439-1525
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