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Ponderosa Steakhouse

2861 Wilder Rd, Bay City, MI 48706-9213
+1 989-671-3506
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good37%
  • Average34%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
31 Aug 2017
21 Aug 2017
“Nice place.”
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11:00 AM - 8:30 PMAll hours
American, Steakhouse
2861 Wilder Rd, Bay City, MI 48706-9213
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

We went there for dinner and the food was very good. The staff are very friendly and very attentive. The buffet was always full and a good variety...and always fresh. Would go back again

Thank harlin_99
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Traveling across Michigan and wanted a steak. Pulled into this place and was pleasantly surprised. Clean, roomy and fast checking. Chose my steak and sat down. Waitress was prompt and pointed out the salad/food bars and took my drink order. Got my salad (good selection)...More

Thank Donald C
Reviewed 23 February 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 26 January 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 2 November 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 7 October 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 15 September 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 12 September 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 27 July 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 14 July 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, 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: 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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