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1520 N Spring St, Beaver Dam, WI 53916-1102
+1 920-885-2755
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good14%
  • Average38%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“soups” (2 reviews)
“shrimp” (2 reviews)
“salad bar” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
1520 N Spring St, Beaver Dam, WI 53916-1102
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Reviewed 26 June 2017

Soup was cold,food was very dry from heat lamps and the whole bar was filthy.Saw 2 waitresses and a manager.Nobody made any attempt to clean anything up.Nobody picked up our plates when we were done.Will never go back.

Thank James P
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Ponderosa of Beaver Dam never disappoints. They are different there. I've been to Ponderosas that are not good, but the staff seems to really want to please the Customer with the quality of food and of course the service. I highly recommend to all to...More

Thank sudsguzzler
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

We were there for lunch. The staff was friendly and efficient. The selection of meats was poor. The salad bar was adequate. Nothing special but adequate.

Thank Alhoosier
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Typical semi-fast food buffet. Good food, well presented and the wait staff is good. Great family place, clean and neat.

Thank Corngod
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

This is your typical chain buffet. The food was ok, but not very flavorful and overpriced in my opinion. It is a good place to take little ones since it can be loud.

Thank Ashley L
Reviewed 16 March 2017

the food is never fresh, always dried out and has no taste. once you commercial making food in large quanities you loose the made at home taste. on the bright side the staff is friendly. i eat here once a year hoping someday it will...More

Thank Mike E
Reviewed 8 February 2017

I like this place because to offers a variety of food. Every time I go there the food is hot and plenty of it. Great service.

Thank 443robinr
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

It was OK a lot of food but I thought to expensive. I would rather go to a nicer place and be waited on.

Thank Donna S
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Once again we chose The Pondersoa for our New Years Eve meal. We have been going here for several years with our friends and never have been disappointed. We went to a show first and arrived about 6 p.m. They serve their buffet from 3...More

Thank Wisconsinbiker
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

The good - usually a decent selection, plenty of seating, and some really friendly staff. The bad - food is not always fresh, menu hasn't really changed in years (except price), and can sometimes leave feeling unsatisfied. Overall not terrible, but could be better.

Thank Ryan M
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1520 N Spring St, Beaver Dam, WI 53916-1102
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Beaver Dam
  • Phone Number: +1 920-885-2755
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