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Ponderosa Steakhouse - CLOSED

591 Warrenton Rd, Fredericksburg, VA 22406-1025
+1 540-373-5034
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Overview
  • Excellent12%
  • Very good14%
  • Average40%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible20%
6 Apr 2015
“NOW CLOSED”
23 Dec 2014
“average”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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American, Steakhouse
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LOCATION
591 Warrenton Rd, Fredericksburg, VA 22406-1025
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1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 6 April 2015

Terrible wait staff & terrible food. Place was dirty. Place closed suddenly in January....... GOOD. Maybe another decent place will take its place. Years ago Ponderosa was a good place to eat...... what happened!?

4  Thank Virginia S
Reviewed 23 December 2014

Older restaurant which needs updating. Typical buffet food was OK but I would choose something different next time.

Thank mlbrazeau
Reviewed 11 December 2014 via mobile

They didn't have many selections and the food looked dried out. The server was ok. Also there was a roach in the ladies room. I definitely would not recommend this place to anyone. We stopped here on our way back home from Florida and my...More

Thank Jeffrey1014
Reviewed 8 November 2014 via mobile

We stopped by this restaurant for a quick dinner. We were staying at a nearby hotel, in town for swim meet. Kids were tired and needed to get to bed early. Thought this should be easy. The food was awful. The place was dirty and...More

2  Thank Susan S
Reviewed 13 October 2014

We stopped at this restaurant because it was close to our hotel and we were too tired and hungry from a full day on the road to go in search for better food. It was almost closing time and we could tell that the staff...More

Thank bandora
Reviewed 16 September 2014

Large variety of food that tasted great with an exceptionally friendly staff and the prices were very reasonable.

1  Thank Skibuddy
Reviewed 14 September 2014

Specials were reasonably priced and tasted good. The salad bar had a lot less than I have seen on other salad bars, but what was there looked very good. Waitress was very good and friendly.

1  Thank LJ K
Reviewed 9 September 2014

The menu items are good. Steak, fish etc is well cooked and good quality. The buffet food is standard - nothing special. The service is good. Polite wait staff who are attentive. The restaurant itself is disheveled - it needs a renovation. The guy who...More

Thank DPW1967
Reviewed 2 September 2014

Growing up in the 60's, 70's, I used to go to Ponderosa a lot and this place should have been the 2014 version of that experience. When I go to McDonalds occasionally, it's more or less the same (but updated) as it was when I...More

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 6 May 2014 via mobile

I hadn't been to a Ponderosa in years, but they have evidently gone downhill. The steak was tasteless, the restaurant is old, and the buffet selection is nonexistent.

Thank Tessa d
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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 21:00
Monday
10:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 21:00
Thursday
10:30 - 21:00
Friday
10:30 - 21:30
Saturday
10:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 591 Warrenton Rd, Fredericksburg, VA 22406-1025
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fredericksburg
  • Phone Number: +1 540-373-5034
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