June 8, 2021 – Hartford, WI – The long-rumored closing of Ponderosa Steakhouse in Hartford will come to fruition Sunday, June 20, 2021.
The restaurant, 1285 E. Sumner Street, had been experiencing challenges, including cutting its hours because of staffing shortages.
Below is a note of thanks the restaurant posted on social media thanking its customers.
To our Valued Guests:
Thank you for dining with us since 1994. It has been a great run for us. Unfortunately, the pandemic was too much for us to overcome.
Effective at the end of business on June 20, we will be closing our doors permanently.
Thanks for letting us serve you and for all of the great memories!