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Ponderosa Steakhouse

52627 Indiana State Route 933, South Bend, IN 46637-3242
+1 574-272-4221
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible8%
9 Oct 2017
“nice ”
3 Aug 2017
“Good for the Family and Seniors”
Closed Now
American, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
52627 Indiana State Route 933, South Bend, IN 46637-3242
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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

this joint has the best cleanest family style buffet. i enjoy the wings and the meat loaf . for the price there the best.

Thank Denis W
Reviewed 4 August 2017

We had lunch at the restaurant and the food was very good. The chicken wings are very good. The prices are good and on Wednesday, seniors can eat at one low price for lunch. This is a buffet style restaurant, so you can eat you...More

Thank Jerome M
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Both my wife and I remember Ponderosa from our childhood's and since there are none left in Illinois we decided to give this one a chance. We were so glad we did. The service was excellent and buffet was clean and full. We both enjoyed...More

Thank Ed S
Reviewed 25 June 2017

I bought the buffet and added sirloin steak for 3 bucks which came with baked potato. Salad bar ample and tasty. Tried only small samples of a few other items. The steak, though thin was cooked medium rare, as I asked and tasty. Couldn't have...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 9 June 2017

We happened into the Senior Night at the Ponderosa and it is a good deal. They have an excellent salad and buffet bar and on Wednesdays there is a special price which includes a beverage. There are several hot foods in addition to the salad...More

Thank BigfootMN
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Went in due to the advertising for senior discount on Wednesdays. Found out this was only for the salad bar. I think the menu is a bit overpriced but that is just my opinion. Waiter was clowning around talking on his cell phone in the...More

Thank Ed D
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Surprised to see a Ponderosa as they are no longer in our region, but decided to try as we thought it would offer several choices for our evening meal. Forgot that you stand in line to order and then are seated. Stood in line for...More

Thank JanieD67
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Buffet was ok at best. Didn't have a whole lot to choose from. I'm usually pretty good on my diet and there wasn't a lot of selections for that. On a positive note, staff was very nice, the restaurant was clean, and my husband's steak...More

1  Thank anniehalloween
Reviewed 14 May 2016

The location of this place is good, easy access and the building is outdated. The first thing that impressed me was the amount of signs indicating the "extra" cost for basically all meats and fish (except the fried chicken which in included in the "buffet")....More

1  Thank sds1220
Reviewed 3 April 2016

we were in town for a tournament and visited this establishment - we do not have a ponderosa in our area - food and service were awesome - keep up the good work

Thank Betsy H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
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: 52627 Indiana State Route 933, South Bend, IN 46637-3242
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  South Bend
  • Phone Number: +1 574-272-4221
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