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Outback Steakhouse

4751 Northwest Hwy, Crystal Lake, IL 60014-7307
+1 815-479-5161
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good32%
  • Average26%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“filet” (4 reviews)
“warm bread” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
4751 Northwest Hwy, Crystal Lake, IL 60014-7307
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This out back has made a great come back. The food and service at this location use to be terrible. My family love Outback's french onion soup, bread, mushrooms,salads and of course steak. However we stopped going for at least a year plus because of...More

Thank Annie T
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Being a long time fan of the Alice Springs chicken, we go to the Outback at least twice a month. My husband generally gets the steak with some special deal (like unlimited shrimp) and is always pleased with how well it is prepared. We always...More

Thank Calmac3
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We went to Outback because we had a gift card. Generally don't like chains. We were pleasantly surprised at the lunch deals they had (open Friday only for lunch during the work week) Several options for $8.99 and $9.99 that had a fair amount of...More

Thank Lawrence V
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

This is the first we heard of this, but their brownie thunder is a flourless brownie. The server was very attentive. We will be back.

Thank lcrib
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

The filet mignon was very tender. Better than I've had at outback. The mommy meal was very good and comes with cheesecake. Was a little cold inside though

Thank A-Business-Guy
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Picked up hot and delicious steak and lobster on a busy day. Fast, courteous service and a perfect meal on the go. Excellent.

Thank Nicole C
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

My friend and I went to have dinner recently and we were very pleased with our exprience here! The food and drinks were very tasty, and customer service was quite nice! Love the atmosphere (dimmed lights and gentle music in the background) and the great...More

Thank chicagoan17
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Returned to Outback. Always good food and service, but two problems. Prices have climbed well above the rate of inflation in the US, and my favorite dish was again summarily removed from the latest menu. That a blooming onion is now $9, and a bowl...More

Thank Igarontee
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Sometimes the Outback has fantastic food and sometimes when you return, it's just OK. There isn't consistency. Staff is always attentive and the bread is free, but we've noticed that portions have shrunk while prices have increased (I.e. Alice Springs chicken). We only go when...More

Thank Calmac3
Reviewed 14 November 2016

I am not impress the food was good, service metso metso. lighting was to dark had problems reading the menu. Did notice a lot of lights were not on. Saute mushroom flat like they where boiled not grilled. French Onion soup had very little onions...More

Thank Redrosebud2014
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4751 Northwest Hwy, Crystal Lake, IL 60014-7307
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Crystal Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 815-479-5161
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