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Outback Steakhouse

501 N New Hope Rd, Gastonia, NC 28054-7408
+1 704-866-4533
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible17%
Travellers talk about
“great steak” (2 reviews)
“our waiter” (4 reviews)
Closes in 17 min
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
501 N New Hope Rd, Gastonia, NC 28054-7408
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Reviewed today via mobile

The place is ok and the food is acceptable. This is a reliable place to eat but don’t expect anything great. The portions are big

Thank plaraa84
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You need management training for your Gastonia location. 20 minute wait onSaturday at NOON! Not a problem, except the restaurant is empty except for the booths around the bar. I counted no less than16 people get up and leave out of frustration, not to count...More

Thank Jeff O
Reviewed May 1, 2018

Twice a year we stop here for the past 20 years always getting great service and a great meal. About 3 years ago management changed. Since then they have remodeled the exterior but the interior is unchanged. Past 2 or 3 years many meals come...More

1  Thank 53DaveG
Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

After a bad experience with a hotel is was nice to sit down to a comforting meal with family. Our food came out quickly and the staff was very friendly and helpful!

Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed January 23, 2018

I often choose Outback when traveling because they are usually consistent quality. We visited this location late evening after travelling most of the day. The staff were very friendly and attentive, the food was prepared as requested and we were full when we departed. Just...More

Thank sonofjs
Reviewed December 30, 2017

This location seems to be plagued with poor management. The issue seems to be service and an inability to handle the amount of business they have. Just after Thanksgiving I attempted to call in for takeout and was told it would be about an hour...More

Thank Larryb2107
Reviewed November 22, 2017 via mobile

I took my girlfriend there on Sat night. The steaks were great. The baked potato was very small. (About the size of a tennis ball) The macaroni and cheese was practically inedible. Lots of pasta taste, not much cheese. Noticed the folks at the next...More

Thank waynetad
Reviewed August 16, 2017

I can say get the keylime pie martini! it was the best I have ever had anywhere! Service was good. We didn't each much but the blooming onion app which was good. Good place for after work drinks at the bar area.

Thank 4travelfan
Reviewed May 30, 2017 via mobile

We went on a Tuesday night. Our friends arrived minutes before us, lady went to restroom after hostess seated them and left menus. We arrived and all decided what we wanted. After 20 minutes one of us went to the hostess and asked if a...More

Thank byounger
OutbackGuestServices, Manager at Outback Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2017

This isn't the way things should be. 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 - Gastonia, NC". We can then correspond directly over email. Sincerely, Madeline Outback Steakhouse

Reviewed May 19, 2017

We usually stop in the first and last night of our stay in the area. On the first night we ordered our meals, they came, all was good. On the last night 3 of 4 of us ordered the exact same dishes. Dish 1 we...More

Thank 53DaveG
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
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 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 N New Hope Rd, Gastonia, NC 28054-7408
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Gastonia
  • Phone Number: +1 704-866-4533
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