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Ponderosa Steakhouse

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2861 Wilder Rd, Bay City, MI 48706-9213
+1 989-671-3506
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good35%
  • Average33%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible12%
Feb 23, 2017
“New Years Eve”
Nov 1, 2016
“Good steak”
Closed Now
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American, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
2861 Wilder Rd, Bay City, MI 48706-9213
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1 - 10 of 23 reviews

Reviewed February 23, 2017

The place was packed however they never ran out of food and wasn't too long of a wait considering that it was New Years Eve and they were very busy!

Thank GinaCastle
Reviewed January 26, 2017 via mobile

I stopped in for lunch this afternoon January 26th and had the buffet. I left satisfied and every thing was great.

Thank yankee79
Reviewed November 1, 2016

The steak was good. The variety at the food bar was very good. The yeast buns tasted delicious. Had no sugar added dessert choices.

Thank 850deannac
Reviewed October 6, 2016

Good food with good prices. Lots of food if you order from the menu. Service staff really good. Has great senior discounts and buffet special rates on Tuesday nights.

Thank Annatha
Reviewed September 14, 2016

Had dinner. Salad bar ok but limited selection. Hot bar ok, Deserts and ice cream bar were the best. Had the bread pudding and it was excellent. All ok but a little pricey from what I remember a few months ago.

Thank tomgee88
Reviewed September 11, 2016

We couldn't resist going there is no Ponderosa restaurants near our home. We were not disappointed. It was as good as I remember from my childhood. Wish we had one closer to home

Thank Pam D
Reviewed July 26, 2016

The fried chicken was good...juicy and hot. Nachos were thin and the meat and cheese were good...just spicy enough. Hot rolls were good. A lot of the food didn't look good in the container so we didn't try it. It was ok because we had...More

Thank Ayrshirefarmer
Reviewed July 14, 2016

I ordered 150 wings for my fourth of July party and everybody absolutely loved them. They were cooked just right, a little crispy with a spicy bite to them.

Thank Michelle F
Reviewed June 6, 2016

I guess we were used to the Ponderosa near us. We ate dinner on a Sunday and were disappointed with the lack of variety on the food bar for $11.49 senior rate. The only meat available was chicken wings, popcorn shrimp, and some meat balls....More

Thank DaleSwansea_IL
Reviewed April 26, 2016

Stopped looking for a place to eat. Should have kept looking or missed a meal. Only thing good to say was the baked potato was ok. Will NOT stop here again even if free!

Thank Billy O
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
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Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2861 Wilder Rd, Bay City, MI 48706-9213
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Bay City
  • Phone Number: +1 989-671-3506
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