We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ryan's Steak House Buffet

5309 Milan Rd, Sandusky, OH 44870-5847
+1 419-621-9648
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good36%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (21 reviews)
“fried chicken” (6 reviews)
“pizza” (2 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
5309 Milan Rd, Sandusky, OH 44870-5847
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (143)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 141 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good prices and buffet was very clean and fully stocked. Deserts were amazing. I loved the carrot cake and the ice cream. Will be back

Thank heathergrosswiler
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

My son and I thought we would give Ryan's one more chance. Since the last time was terrible too. We are locals in Sandusky, and we used to live this place. This time was the worst ever. The food was NOT even warm, you would...More

Thank freebird6776
Reviewed 9 November 2017

I was pleasantly surprised by the food quality. Everything was piping hot, and quite tasty. It was very busy in there, but we were immediately seated. The place was packed, but everyone was polite. Our attendant, was attentive, and the place appeared to be clean....More

Thank Maggie T
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Had a family lunch here and everything was fine. At the end of the day it is a value buffet with friendly people working. The food selection was decent and typical for a buffet. The grill with steak was a nice surprise and the food...More

Thank Dawg_Travelers
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

After two hours of travel we arrived in Sandusky hungry and my husband decided he wanted a buffet. Before we walked in the door I suspected that the quality may not be good because it was around midday and there were few vehicles. Went in...More

Thank Heather M
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Although several of these restaurants closed in our area, we found one in Sandusky near Cedar Point Amusement Park. This place is clean and really well layed out to serve food! The quality the of food was great and the menu for lunch had several...More

Thank boss284
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We went for lunch. Not much of a selection, but what was there was good. Took a VERY long time to get our drink orders taken and then more time to get them served. We were from out of town and we have Old Country...More

Thank Nana4766
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Would not recommend this place to anyone. It has gone way down hill. My bf and I stopped here because we hadn't been here in a few years. He was so excited to bring back something from his childhood.... however, by the time we actually...More

Thank Heather M
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We dont have ryans in any other part of ohio. It was so delicious!!!! We will have to make a trip here just to eat!!! Staff is excellent too!!

Thank Momof2boys11
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Well i be going over there for years is not price buffet and some of food is ok there but not all feel years ago use to be litle better but if you want deal and eat alot including desert that is place to go

Thank andresssss2017
Nearby HotelsSee all 34 hotels in Sandusky
Sleep Inn
363 reviews
.25 km away
Super 8 Sandusky North
367 reviews
.27 km away
Maui Sands Resort & Indoor Waterpark
32 reviews
.38 km away
America's Best Value Inn Sandusky
206 reviews
.53 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Baci Restaurant & Bar
317 reviews
.92 km away
Manny's Restaurant
120 reviews
1.23 km away
Vine & Olive
40 reviews
.55 km away
Olive Garden
153 reviews
.13 km away
Nearby Attractions
Sheldon Marsh State Nature Preserve
77 reviews
4.92 km away
Kalahari Waterparks
1,168 reviews
2.85 km away
Ghostly Manor Thrill Center
292 reviews
3.02 km away
Mulberry Creek Herb Farm
15 reviews
3.42 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
30 October 2016|
Response from Nancy P | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry, I don't work there, I only ate there.
28 August 2016|
Response from Kevin P | Reviewed this property |
Lunch starts at 1045AM M-F and 330 on weekends. Not sure of price but they don't cook on grill till dinner starts unless you get breakfast on Sat or Sun.
7 August 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from pezzyman | Reviewed this property |
For five of us it was 55 dollars.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:30
10:45 - 20:30
10:45 - 20:30
10:45 - 20:30
10:45 - 20:30
10:45 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5309 Milan Rd, Sandusky, OH 44870-5847
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Sandusky
  • Phone Number: +1 419-621-9648
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing