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Review of Ponderosa Steakhouse - CLOSED

Ponderosa Steakhouse
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Breakfast, Buffet, Reservations
Neighborhood: Florida Center
Description: Family oriented Steakhouse. Famous for All You Care To Eat Breakfast Buffet served from 7:00 AM to 11:30 AM. Lunch and dinner entrées all include the buffet and dessert bar. Ponderosa is known for its excellent food, exceptional service but best of all are the competitive prices which make the meal at Ponderosa a true value meal. There are four convenient locations to choose from: Kissimmee, Lake Buena Vista and International Drive. Ponderosa restaurant locations are close to major attractions and within walking distance from several hotels.
Reviewed December 22, 2012

We went here for dinner one night since they said they were a steak house and we enjoy steak. When we got our steaks they were tough, tasteless and not cooked properly. The buffet was decent and in hindsight we should have just paid to eat the buffet food. Staff were friendly but overall, yuck.

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Reviewed December 21, 2012

Cheap, not so great service, great location but same old same old Ponderosa. All you can eat left overs from the day before though the price is low and desserts always pretty good!

Thank Steve R
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Reviewed December 19, 2012

Good service, standard menu.Cashier tried to trick us into buying two drinks to seel extra. Beer and pop?
Clean, well kept, food was good

Thank Scott W
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Reviewed December 16, 2012

For those that won't a lighter breakfast but still lots of choice than go to the ponderosa! It has a selection of both hot and cold breakfast choices. And for those who aren't familiar with Grits, it tastes just like porridge. And is divine with warm milk and the stewed apples (meant for the pancakes). Since breakfast was so great we decided to give there dinner buffet ago. We had the premium sirloin which was cooked to perfection and with that you get the whole buffet included. Which was great! Since we got to try their blueberry cobbler! Which was a great way to finish a meal. Highly recommend the ponderosa for a cheap yet nice buffet.

Thank TheGalahs
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Reviewed December 16, 2012

food overall was good ... the buffet items were better (in my opinion) than the entree selections. Wish they had option for just the buffet. Look for coupons in books that are all over International Drive .... good savings on lunch/dinner but also can get coupon for breakfast buffet at $3,99 .. can't beat that!!

Thank SandieS
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