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Outback Steakhouse

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$$ - $$$
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5723 Bishop Ave, Inver Grove Heights, MN 55076-1406
+1 651-457-7688
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Outback is a family favorite. We always get great service here and the food is good. They also deal with food allergies well and usually get our steaks cooked to order. There can be a big wait on the weekends, so call ahead seating is almost always a good plan.

Thank Kimberly R
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70 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My sweet potato was watery on the inside (guessing due to whatever process they use to cook it). It was so bad that I only ate half of it and decided it just didn't taste good enough to finish. My steak was tough: Not good. I paid extra for the garlic butter which consisted of an entire clove placed on... More 

Thank Angela H
Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2017

Good food for a reasonable price. If its not they way you like it let them know and they will make it right. Good management.

Thank Spicy50
Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin
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2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2017

This Outback location has issues with timing. We ate on a Friday night, after a 30 minute wait. We didn't use call-ahead seating, but noticed the folks who did were told they'd have to wait too! I would never wait to eat here again. We received our beverages almost immediately, but the rest of the meal came sporadically. The waitress... More 

Thank PhoebeZ
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

My wife and I go to the inverter Grove heights location every 2 weeks. I use the online reservation every time. We decided to go the night before Valentine's day. We didn't get seated any faster by reserving. Actually the host was telling people 15 minutes and it took longer to get seated with a reservation. We waited for 13... More 

Thank Dave F
Winnipeg, Canada
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Walked here from the Micro stay hotel. Place was packed but the electric alert thing worked in our hotel room. Food was pretty standard for outback. We will return to outback, as we have had no bad meals there. Their brown bread pre-meal is fantastic. Lots of easy parking here

Thank gazoo204
Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota
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56 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

A great place to go to eat. Food is always fantastic. The service is always stellar. They just updated the interior and the place is warm and comforting.

Thank flashyboy
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229 reviews
189 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

We typically avoid chain restaurants but my husband decided he wanted Outback for his birthday. STRAWBERRY PEACH SANGRIA - excellent, could drink this one all night Puréed strawberries and peaches mixed with Malibu® Pineapple Rum, Sutter Home® White Zinfandel, pineapple juice and garnished with fresh sliced strawberries. SEARED PEPPERED AHI - very good Sashimi-style Tuna seared rare and placed atop... More 

Thank Karsko
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Visited Outback for a birthday. Thursday night seemed like a good choice. Lots of options, good apps, great warm bread. Server Jeremiah started slow but rallied in the end. Actually sang Happy Birthday so hurray! Filet Minion was ok, food was a little cold. Service was slow. Overall.. A 3. It's a hot/cold restaurant. Needs to be consistent.

Thank Tamara R
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Servers spoke too fast to understand specials. Servers tried to rush my order before I had time to read menu, a total disorienting experience. The little loaf of bread was dry crusty but not warm inside. The onion soup tasted quite good except for giant slab of bread costed with melted cheese which distracted from flavor. The chicken quesadilla was... More 

Thank Petra H
OutbackGuestServices, Manager at Outback Steakhouse, responded to this review

Your satisfaction is important to us. We'd like to review this further if you could please take a moment to send me an email at news@outback.com with the subject "TripAdvisor - Inver Grove Heights". We can then correspond directly over email. Sincerely, Madeline Outback Steakhouse More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Steakhouse
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5723 Bishop Ave, Inver Grove Heights, MN 55076-1406
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Inver Grove Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 651-457-7688

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