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Ponderosa

1520 N Spring St, Beaver Dam, WI 53916-1102
+1 920-885-2755
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good16%
  • Average36%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“soups” (2 reviews)
“shrimp” (2 reviews)
“salad bar” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
American
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
1520 N Spring St, Beaver Dam, WI 53916-1102
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 3 September 2017

I had the grilled chicken and salad bar - no regrets - everything was delicious! The staff is exceptional and the buffet has more items than you can imagine!

Thank Loren555
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Ponderosa is a chain restaurant in the Midwest and we decided to pay this one a visit since we were driving by. The buffet is generous and fairly priced… You will add some sort of meat to your order and they will bring it to...More

Thank Cannuck1964
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

It brought back memories. The last time I came to a Ponderosa was about 30 years ago. I'm glad I found one here. It was delicious I will try to get back soon .

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Soup was cold,food was very dry from heat lamps and the whole bar was filthy.Saw 2 waitresses and a manager.Nobody made any attempt to clean anything up.Nobody picked up our plates when we were done.Will never go back.

Thank James P
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Ponderosa of Beaver Dam never disappoints. They are different there. I've been to Ponderosas that are not good, but the staff seems to really want to please the Customer with the quality of food and of course the service. I highly recommend to all to...More

Thank sudsguzzler
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

We were there for lunch. The staff was friendly and efficient. The selection of meats was poor. The salad bar was adequate. Nothing special but adequate.

Thank Alhoosier
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Typical semi-fast food buffet. Good food, well presented and the wait staff is good. Great family place, clean and neat.

Thank Corngod
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

This is your typical chain buffet. The food was ok, but not very flavorful and overpriced in my opinion. It is a good place to take little ones since it can be loud.

Thank Ashley L
Reviewed 15 March 2017

the food is never fresh, always dried out and has no taste. once you commercial making food in large quanities you loose the made at home taste. on the bright side the staff is friendly. i eat here once a year hoping someday it will...More

Thank Mike E
Reviewed 7 February 2017

I like this place because to offers a variety of food. Every time I go there the food is hot and plenty of it. Great service.

Thank 443robinr
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
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Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1520 N Spring St, Beaver Dam, WI 53916-1102
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Beaver Dam
  • Phone Number: +1 920-885-2755
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