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Outback Steakhouse

$$ - $$$American, Steakhouse,
4380 Franklin Rd SW, Roanoke, VA 24014-5233
+1 540-776-3238
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good22%
  • Average19%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible6%
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“lobster” (2 reviews)
“ribeye” (2 reviews)
“pasta” (2 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Australian
$$ - $$$
4380 Franklin Rd SW, Roanoke, VA 24014-5233
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

When my husband and I plan a dinner outing when all the 'kids' (they are all grown) are in town....one of our 'go to' places has always been Outback. Recently we have tried the Roanoke Outback only to have some pretty strange experiences of late....More

Thank Julie K
OutbackGuestServices, Guest Relations Manager at Outback Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2017

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

Reviewed 17 September 2017

Had a birthday celebration with a party of 7. Excellent service and friendly staff. Steaks were excellent. One of our favorite places to eat in the Star City

Thank Hokiechip
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

The restaurant was packed. We only had to wait about 10 minutes. The waitress wad top notch and management must be too because the service was better than we could have hoped for.

Thank Jackson1028
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Good food, great service, good drinks. good value, great that they are open for lunch now. good location, wish there were one on the other side of town

Thank Geoff P
Reviewed 27 July 2017

The is probably the most disappointing trip to Outback that I have ever experienced. Party of 2 for early dinner before 5 pm. First, it had to have been at least 75 to 80 degrees inside the restaurant. The waiter came quickly and was pleasant....More

Thank TRVLallover
OutbackGuestServices, Manager at Outback Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

We can do much better than this. 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 - Roanoke, VA". We can then correspond directly over email. Sincerely, Madeline Outback Steakhouse

Reviewed 25 July 2017

We stopped here for lunch on our way back to North Carolina. We both ordered a Caesar salad with steak strips. Our server, Ashley K., was very nice and efficient. The food was just so-so. We should have asked for our dressing on the side,...More

Thank Ralph D
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Family order for curbside pickup. The steaks tasted of pepper. The burger tasted of pepper. The shrimp tasted of pepper. The bacon tasted of pepper. The outback fries tasted of pepper. I don't mean 'I could taste pepper in all of these'. I mean all...More

1  Thank SteampunkTraveller
Reviewed 24 May 2017

My friend and I each ordered the 4-course meal for $15-ish. We also devoured a bloomin' onion as an appetizer. The appetizer, salad, and soup were all delicious. We both ordered the 6 oz. steak cooked medium, and this was were we were disappointed. It...More

Thank sailor17n61w
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

We've eaten at the Roanoke location many times, and it's always been great. Staff is very friendly, and the food is always prepared well. Are there better steaks in Roanoke? Yes(Hollywood's ribeye, Frankie Rowland's $$$$, Billy's), but as far as franchise type restaurants go, at...More

Thank TeamNextGenChris
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Dad always wants steak and the outback is always consistent. we had great service and wonderful coconut shrimp. the salads were over dressed(caesar) and really peppery.. but the wine selection offered was good and the fried food is always consistent for a good feast. we...More

Thank Travelinglizarded
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
American, Steakhouse, Australian
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4380 Franklin Rd SW, Roanoke, VA 24014-5233
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Roanoke
  • Phone Number: +1 540-776-3238
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