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Ponderosa Steakhouse

57 Claylick Rd # A, Ripley, WV
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible13%
18 Nov 2016
“Good Place, Great Choices”
23 Aug 2016
“Not what I was expecting”
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
57 Claylick Rd # A, Ripley, WV
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I used to love to eat at Ponderosa when I was young. Not having been to a Ponderosa in years, I was excited to share the experience with my family. What I ended being was very disappointed! When we first enter the restaurant, we were...More

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Wonderful service! Excellent food. Best buffet in the state! Local hangout and for good reason. If you are traveling through On I77 stop, you won't be disappointed.

Thank 276selmah
Reviewed 18 November 2016

I ate here on Veteran's Day, all veterans ate for free. Even though the place was very busy, the owner could be seen bussing tables and thanking people for their service. There are plenty of tasty choices on the buffet and I left full. I...More

Thank Shanna R
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Loved Ponderosa in the 80's and 90's. Really went downhill. Tickedmy husband off right from the start when they asked if they could add the tip to the bill before we even got our meal. Tip is based on service not a given. The waitress...More

Thank Lisa R
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped on the way back from Mountain State Arts and Crafts fair. Pleasantly surprised! Good fresh food , good service. Will return.

Thank sandy4409
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

I did not realize that this is a buffet style restaurant, I am not from the area. I ordered a hamburger and did not get the buffet, it was good. The other 12 people in my group did order the buffet they all said that...More

Thank KGDaniel3
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

This place was so high priced and let's be honest it's hospital type food. Our bill for two children and two adult was over $50! And two of us got water and three of us only got the buffet. Nothing looked good at all to...More

1  Thank kidscloset
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped at this conveniently located (beside I-77 S) on our return home from Amish country. It was Sunday afternoon, the restaurant was quite busy but we were able to get seated quickly. Since it was our first time to eat there, we were unfamiliar with...More

Thank dafacct
Reviewed 2 August 2016

My wife and I were really hungry, but I wasn't expecting much other than to have food as quickly as possible. The buffet food seemed fresh, with decent turnover, and the steaks that my wife and I had were decent. About the only thing that...More

Thank tarmonster1
Reviewed 22 July 2016

I am NOT a fan of chain restaurants, however, I was here with a group who picked this place, I had the grilled chicken and was almost impressed. it was quite tasty, the salad bar looked clean, however, I don't do salad bars but it...More

Thank Jinza R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 Claylick Rd # A, Ripley, WV
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Ripley
(304) 372-2052
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