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 popular buffet that happens to specialize in International cuisine. Expect an atmosphere and service that is very casual. This dining option's open during breakfast, lunch, and dinner, so your family can try this restaurant almost any time the mood strikes.


Located in the heart of Dorado, It is on Plaza El Amal.

There are some perks to exploring in this particular location, such as Dorado Del Mar Golf Club and Dorado Beach. The latter is the most convenient spot to access the beach, and is situated in the same general vicinity as Ponderosa El Amal.

Nearby Restaurants

For guests looking to find a restaurant with some similar types of food or comparable prices, there are several nearby dining spots to choose between, including Freddies's Restaurant.

However, if you want something different, this region of Puerto Rico boasts an excellent selection of food and drink locales, offering cuisine styles ranging from the familiar to the exotic. For instance, you could also try American food at Blue Seahorse Bar & Grill, where you can dine with the beach as the backdrop.

Credit Cards and Other Info

Ponderosa El Amal accepts most 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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