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Ponderosa Steakhouse

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1285 E Sumner St, Hartford, WI 53027-1644
+1 262-673-2248
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Oakland Gardens NY
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

OK for a quick meal. Nothing special. Chain type food. Low prices. Wait staff very nice. Many choices.

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Thank Jay M
Hartford, Wisconsin
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

First and last time to Ponderosa. We read the menu and asked questions, the staff didnt have any answers. the people taking the orders arent very clear as about what is being served. The selection for what is being charged is terrible. Vegtables for salad were out there a long time. I went to get a couple of pieces of... More 

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Thank boomer7852000
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We used to have a ponderosa on our town. After vacationing in sturgeon bay I found this ponderosa and we went 11/2 hours out of our way. We were not disappointed. The staff was great, the place very clean and the food just as I remember great. Thanks Hartford, we will be back.

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Erin, WI
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62 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

For a quick and filling meal, stop by Ponderosa in Hartford. You won't be alone. This place seems always to be busy. They have plenty of people working and the service is good and folks are friendly. The food is hot and the food stations are kept clean. There is a nice variety of entrees. Ponderosa is open for breakfast... More 

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Thank WIPam
West Bend, Wisconsin
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

Friends and I went for brunch on Saturday. One person was able to get the breakfast she wanted, while I had meatloaf I was craving. I just always do the buffet because the variety of things I feel like eating always fills me up. And then I can have a little dessert without having the temptation in my house. The... More 

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Thank DLB555
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64 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2015 via mobile

They have chicken to go. Restaurant is clean buffet style. Entrees are good. I like the rib eye and shrimp. They have bottle beer and wine. Lots of seating and handicap friendly. Lots of parking and easy access from Hwy 60.

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Thank Derek B
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

I try to eat here every chance I get. The steaks and good and tender and the buffet had lot of choices. You can't go hunger here and they have a breakfast buffet too. I was we still had on in Milwaukee.

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Thank Dan1736
Milwaukee
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2015

We eat at THE PONDEROSA weekly for the lunch buffet. From the salad to main courses to dessert, always fresh and tasty. The staff is friendly and helpful. A "must" stop in Hartford.

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Thank Jim F
Franksville, Wisconsin
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53 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2015

Not many of these left anymore great salad bar and friendly wait staff. Food was good with a lot of choices offered.

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Thank Lori078
Hartford
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2015

My husband and I enjoy eating at Ponderosa. We enjoy picking thru the large variety of food and deserts. I like the fact you create your own meal, take as much of it as you want, rather than having something served with you meal that you don't care for.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1285 E Sumner St, Hartford, WI 53027-1644
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Hartford
  • Phone Number: +1 262-673-2248

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?