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Ponderosa Steakhouse

780 Canandaigua Rd, Geneva, NY 14456-2002
+1 315-789-2381
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Overview
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good19%
  • Average35%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible8%
18 Jun 2018
“Is not like the Ponderosa years ago”
15 Jun 2018
“Not bad. Not great, but not bad.”
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American, Steakhouse
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780 Canandaigua Rd, Geneva, NY 14456-2002
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

We stopped here for lunch today and it was fair. It's not like the Ponderosa years ago, very small buffet and the wings that use to be the best are fair now. The buffet had some of the original dishes on it but again, not...More

Thank timvf101
Reviewed 16 June 2018

The title of the review says it all. I've been to this location a couple of times, and while the food is passable, I don't feel that it's anything to write home about. If you're looking for a quick, buffet style meal, this will do...More

Thank lynneelala
Reviewed 8 March 2018

we were there pretty early. like 8:30-9:00 am for breakfast and the service was slow and the food did not seem fresh. The fruit on the cold bar was old and not fresh. and was mushy. It was not very clean. I was a little...More

Thank mrsriccione
Reviewed 24 January 2018

The size of the buffet is unreal here. The food on the buffet was just okay. Nothing I had would I have gotten seconds. The salad bar was good. The steak was cooked medium rare like I asked and it tasted very good. I thought...More

Thank Darryl L
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

We went here because we do not have one in our hometown any longer and my husband enjoyed Ponderosa as a child. Bad decision. The buffet was wilted and sad looking. We were there at 6PM- a time when the buffet should look desirable! The...More

Thank Klineyqueen
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

The staff were very friendly and attentive, but the quality and value of the food were poor. I was there at peak lunch time, but nothing seemed fresh. The salad greens were all wilted and brown as if prepped days earlier. The Caesar salad had...More

Thank happytummy850
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

When our children were young this was one of their favorite places to eat. They loved the salad bar, rolls, burgers, and deserts. Since then the Ponderosa has largely disappeared from Upstate New York. So imagine our surprise when we discovered one on the west...More

Thank Larry F
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Plenty of parking, greeted by hostess, waitress was Kathy,sufficient and personal and took plates away each time she passed by, efficient. Typical Ponderosa buffet and something to eat for all and quick. We never experience any negativity that others have stated to have experienced so...More

Thank arnold t
Reviewed 17 August 2017

today our trip to the local ponderosa steak house was to celebrate my wife's birthday. this is were she wanted me to take her out to. as we went inside near the menus on the wall we were greeted by the cashier. she was friendly...More

1  Thank Jim K
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Decided to go for a quick dinner before checking into a hotel. Drove by Ponderosa and decided to go try that out. What a mistake. The Cole slaw was bad. It actually had a tingy taste. We told the manager and she told one of...More

Thank Geoffrey G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 780 Canandaigua Rd, Geneva, NY 14456-2002
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +1 315-789-2381
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