Ponderosa El Amal

The choice is yours. Whether you want to order from the a la carte menu or have a go at the buffet, Ponderosa has you covered.


While Ponderosa is above all else a buffet, it also offers a select a la carte menu where it lists some of its famous steaks and shrimp dishes.

Ponderosa El Amal is a buffet where they proudly serve their take on International cuisine. The setting here, as far as the style and level of formality, is very casual. This dining option's open during breakfast, dinner, and lunch, allowing you and your group to enjoy this option at almost any meal.


Ponderosa El Amal is located toward the center of Dorado.

There are certainly ways to stay active in this area, such as Dorado Del Mar Golf Club and Dorado Beach. The latter is the closest place to enjoy the beach, and is just a quick trip from Ponderosa El Amal.

Nearby Restaurants

If you and your party are looking for another restaurant in the region with some similar kinds of food or a similar ambiance, there are quite a few nearby places to consider, including Freddies's Restaurant.

Of course, if you want a change of pace, this section of Puerto Rico has an excellent list of dining possibilities that will be sure to satisfy nearly every type of diner. For instance, you could also consider Creole food at Metropol Dorado, which is a short distance away away.

Credit Cards Accepted

Ponderosa El Amal accepts all major credit cards. Ponderosa is open every day for all three meals.

Contact Info

Location: Plaza El Amal, Dorado, Puerto Rico

Phone: (787) 763-4260


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