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Outback Steakhouse

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9623 E Independence Blvd Ste Y, Matthews, NC 28105-8602
+1 704-845-2222
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The family and I went there for dinner. Ordered the ribeye cooked medium. They brought me a well done steak. I had to sit and watch my family eat there meal while they cooked me another steak. When the steak arrived it had been cooked rare. Won't be going back. Should have gone to Texas Roadhouse

Thank Parks R
OutbackGuestServices, Guest Relations Manager at Outback Steakhouse, responded to this review

Hello, We feel terrible that we let you down.Please take a moment to email us at news@outback.com with the subject: TripAdvisor Review – Matthews, NC so we can follow up with you soon. Thank you, Leah Outback Steakhouse More 

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123 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Yesterday my mother treated us to eat at Outback Steakhouse in Matthews, NC. We arrived minutes before 5:00 PM. We all had steak. Jake is a natural when it comes to service. If you go there any time soon just ask for Jake. I prefer Texas Roadhouse food. No complaints just not my favorite.

Thank Leo H
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 April 2017

I love the variety of steak one can order. Seating and service is good. Nice variety for non meat eaters.

Thank Bonnie B
Charlotte, North Carolina
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64 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

I ordered the 9 oz sirloin which I have ordered many times in the past however has time when I got it it was so ridiculously spicy I could not eat it, I also ordered mac and cheese and it also is really spicy who makes mac and cheese hot? Any way I sent my steak back and by the... More 

Thank Tam_I_am210
Richmond, Virginia
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196 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

What a pleasant surprise. Dinner on a Monday night with my son. Service was fantastic. Food really well prepared and quite tender. I would recommend especially this location.

Thank TStan91
Matthews, North Carolina
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This food is good, wait staff friendly & gets the order correct. Can be a bit crowded and noisy. You can always sit at the bar - first come, first served.

Thank jmlbrm
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

I know Outbacks get varying reviews, but this one had it all. Easy seating, great waiter, salads were crisp and fresh, lobster succulent, steak nicely seasoned and done perfectly. We had no complaints at all!! Fine evening.

Thank drbegonia
Charlotte, NC
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48 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017

This place is crowded but pretty the food is pretty good. But at the end of the day this place is just another typical chain eatery.

Thank xmasdriver
Charlotte, North Carolina
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67 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

I ate dinner here tonight early in the evening and the food and service were excellent! I changed tables after I was seated because there was cold air blowing from a vent over my table. I ordered the 6 ounce sirloin special with a Caesar salad and a loaded baked potato. The sirloin was perfectly cooked and not too heavily... More 

Thank jcamilleh
Charlotte, North Carolina
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40 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016

If you want undercooked food, cold food or not all of your order, then this is the place for you. My family and I love Outback and think we know the menu pretty well. So when we started going to this particular Outback several years ago we knew immediately something was a bit off. After giving it several tries we... More 

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OutbackGuestServices, Manager at Outback Steakhouse, responded to this review

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 - Matthews, NC". We can then correspond directly over email. Sincerely, Madeline Outback Steakhouse More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
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: 9623 E Independence Blvd Ste Y, Matthews, NC 28105-8602
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Matthews
  • Phone Number: +1 704-845-2222

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