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Hoss's Steak & Sea House

621 Valley View Blvd, Altoona, PA 16602-6411
+1 814-946-5115
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good28%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“soups” (8 reviews)
“steak” (12 reviews)
“chicken” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Soups, Steakhouse, Seafood
$$ - $$$
621 Valley View Blvd, Altoona, PA 16602-6411
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1 - 10 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

About average for a buffet. The salad bar was good and of course, the kids love it. For a quick place to eat, you can't go wrong.

Thank Buckeye017
Reviewed May 23, 2017

I always got sirloin tips, to many times they were more grissel than meat and they spray their lettuce with something to keep it fresh longer that just does not set well. Let's just say we have had to head strate home, and I'm not...More

Thank velvetlilly1005
Reviewed April 6, 2017 via mobile

If you stop for lunch or dinner I have never had a bad meal. Service was fine. Buffet style salid bar can't be beat. Plenty of off road parking, clean, etc. I would highly recommend this place.

Thank Bob52014
Reviewed August 29, 2016

We had dinner here when we took our daughter to move in to Penn State Altoona. We asked the staff at the hotel we stayed at , where is good for dinner? They recommended this place. It was very close to where we stayed. Food...More

Thank Susan O
Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

Great food good service steak was excellent. Soups were ok but salad bar and desserts are fantastic.

Thank Mgharway
Reviewed August 12, 2016

We were tired and upset when we got to Hoss's after our experience at Marzonie's. Our waitress was very prompt getting our drinks and taking our food orders. When our steaks arrived they were little under cooked. We had both ordered Medium and they were...More

Thank 95vette
Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

This place was very good in my opinion. Our waitress made sure we had everything we needed. The chefs did a great job on the steaks, bbq and crab cakes that we ordered. I didn't add the bar but it looked like they had a...More

Thank chubee01
Reviewed July 25, 2016

Hoss's offers a nice variety on their buffet and it includes hot soup. You can order from their extensive menu of chicken, beef, and fish or make a meal of the all you can eat salad bar.

Thank leftmyheart
Reviewed June 21, 2016

We were VERY disappointed by this restaurant especially after we researched it on the internet. The menu looks good but as the saying goes, looks can be deceiving. You know you should be cautious when you order off the wall before you sit. Food is...More

Thank davidlF3534AA
Reviewed May 12, 2016

Seen several on our trip so decided to stop. Quaint little place, good flavor, lots of salad toppings good soup choices.

Thank Megan R
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $29
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 621 Valley View Blvd, Altoona, PA 16602-6411
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Altoona
  • Phone Number: +1 814-946-5115
Hoss’s Steak and Sea House is a family restaurant featuring fresh-cut steaks, seafood, and tender chicken entrees…all cooked to order! Enjoy our fresh and wholesome Soup & Salad Bar with homemade soups, just-baked breads, fresh fruits, delicious desserts, and soft-serve ice cream. We feature a fun menu for kids and offer family-style banquets in our comfortable banquet rooms.
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