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Outback Steakhouse

8280 Valley Blvd, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-9050
+1 828-295-6283
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (53 reviews)
“salmon” (4 reviews)
“drink refills” (2 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Australian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8280 Valley Blvd, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-9050
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took 5 mins to get water and about ten minutes to get my beer got six people at front half empty and terrible service

Thank Teresa S
Reviewed May 19, 2018

Chose Outback for a Birthday celebration for my wife because she loves steak. Had a party of 9 including our 2 grandchildren. We were seated immediately upon entering and our waitress was on the spot very shortly thereafter. Two of our party were late arriving...More

Thank Nick D
Reviewed April 11, 2018

We chose this Outback Steakhouse for our 50th anniversary dinner and it was a great choice! Our waitress was so sweet and the food was amazing as always! Outback never lets you down, no matter where you’re traveling!

Thank Jackie A
Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

I recieved a GC for my bday so we ventured out for an early supper. Typically we frequent other steakhouses further from home however, this dining experience was phenomenal. The waitress was a lil shy at first but with some extra friendliness she opened up...More

Thank mandypennell
Reviewed March 22, 2018

Typical chain restaurant. Seen one seen all with the service to go with it. It was crowded and understaffed with a large tour group there taking away from the main diners. Slow service food and could not get our check.

Thank Charles Y
Reviewed March 18, 2018

My husband and I arrived on Friday night and from the looks of the parking lot, it appeared to be very crowded. When we went inside, we had to wait only 15 minutes to be seated. Our waiter was prompt, courteous, and very helpful! Excellent...More

Thank afam4
Reviewed February 13, 2018 via mobile

Very disappointed - we came the day before valentines and it took almost an hour to get our entrees & it came before our salads & we had to ask for he salads. The restaurant was a mess tables sat there empty & not bussed...More

Thank gville3
Reviewed February 9, 2018

I will admit that it has been 6 months since I have been to the Outback in BR and things can change. The 3 or 4 times I have been to this Outback did not produce any memorable or favorable experience. And to let you...More

Thank Greg G
Reviewed December 30, 2017

We visited Outback at a very busy time...the week between Christmas and New Years. It was also the day that the nearby town of Boone has a water line break so their restaurants could not use the water. We were told it was an hour...More

Thank Ariel0320
Reviewed December 26, 2017

Great restaurant.. wonderful service and amazing food. Waitress was a gem and the food was hot and excellent!! Very reasonable!!

Thank Jeri J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8280 Valley Blvd, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-9050
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Blowing Rock
  • Phone Number: +1 828-295-6283
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