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Outback Steakhouse

8280 Valley Blvd, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-9050
+1 828-295-6283
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Steakhouse
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8280 Valley Blvd, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-9050
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went reluctantly to this restaurant. My husband wanted to go but I prefer trying more local places. It tuned out that our experience was wonderful . The food was excellent and the service was outstanding .

Thank cathycu2015
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were traveling through Blowing Rock, and had not been to an Outback in a while, since our local one closed down. This was close to the hotel where we stayed, so we walked on down. Staff was very pleasant, the food was good, but...More

Thank mshyflyer
OutbackGuestServices, Guest Relations Manager at Outback Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, This is not up to our standards. 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 - Blowing Rock". We can then correspond directly over email. Sincerely, Amy Outback...More

Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We spent the afternoon in Blowing Rock and wanted Outback for dinner. We were promptly seated. Our server, Kristen, was great and took goid care if us. She was great with suggestions and had fun with us. We ordered the bourbon bacon Salmon and it...More

Thank Marguerite Moll... O
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

One of the few places open for an lunch on a Sunday . Service was great and food was very good with specials at a great price . Always like that outback doesn't nickel and dime you by charging you for a cup of ranch...More

Thank bpt1983
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Would love to review a meal here but since they don't open until 4pm and I was there at 3pm for a late lunch I'm not able to. I drove 40 miles to do some shopping and planned to have lunch at Outback. Never heard...More

Thank dianecc2015
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Our waiter, Henry, was terrific! He anticipated our every need and took care of us before we asked for something. The food was very good as usual. The only complaint I have is that you have to request the lunch menu, as the hostess does...More

Thank Pat C
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Had an early dinner here last Saturday. No wait which was great. Server was awesome. He was very attentive and ensured nothing was missing but not too smothering. Food was good, although steak quality could have been better. Has been a awhile since I have...More

Thank Jon C
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Outback is a steakhouse I rarely visit. Took a chance on going to get some drinks which they only have a small selection. Didn't like the drink I chose, but oh well. We ordered surf and turf and I chose macaroni and cheese as a...More

Thank JudyinNC
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Very pleased with our anniversary dinner here, prompt and friendly waiter, steak cooked just right, too full for desert!

Thank 76Nancy1253
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We always enjoy stopping at Outback in BR! We visit quite often and Dave always remembers us and makes us feel welcome there. Our current favorite is the Cheese Steak Sandwich, if you have not tried it yet, go ahead and try it! Very delicious!

Thank Jean-Marie M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
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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