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Outback Steakhouse

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4142 Ridgemont Dr, Abilene, TX 79606-2734
325-692-7177
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4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 4:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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  • 20
    Excellent
  • 11
    Very good
  • 10
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  • 5
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Consistent and delicious

To begin with, I am an Outback Steak House fan because of their consistency no matter what part of the country you are in. This one was not disappointing in any way. I have to give it just under an excellent rating but I was very pleased.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 9, 2015
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Shamrock, Texas
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Shamrock, Texas
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154 reviews 154 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

To begin with, I am an Outback Steak House fan because of their consistency no matter what part of the country you are in. This one was not disappointing in any way. I have to give it just under an excellent rating but I was very pleased.

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Abilene, TX
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

I have always liked the food at Outback but was a little too pricy for my budget. They have now opened for lunch and have reasonable menu prices.

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Tuscola, Texas
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102 reviews 102 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Redheaded waitress was less interested in ours & the other tables she was assigned than what time she got off tonight. YES, it was that apparent! Steak was tough; glass was chipped, but not replaced when I pointed it out. The rum punch was excellent...definitely the high point of the meal for me.

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Vernon, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Outback was very good, steaks cooked to our liking, the sangrias were wonderful, and out waitress was a gem!! We had to wait a little, but it was a Friday night!!

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DeLeon TX
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37 reviews 37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Quality & portions of the food are always good here. Our waitress was sweet & as well as helpful but tended to forget requests, but she always made them right when prompted. She was very attentive.

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Abilene, Texas
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

My family of four (children 'tween' ages) came in with friends for a nice evening dinner. We were seated promptly but waited for a significant amount of time for the server to come to 'say hi.' When she did, she commented on all of our friendly hellos, "Finally, a table of nice people." She was laughing so we laughed but... More 

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Abilene, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Love the atmosphere! The taps are the coldest in town. The management is the best in this area. Worth the wait.

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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64 reviews 64 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

I went for a meal with my son and his family. The deep fried onion was really good. I had prime rib with lobster tail. The lobster was really good - nice and fresh, but the beef lacked flavour and for me had excessive fat. It was about what I expected from a chain - food OK, price OK. Service... More 

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kingsville ontario
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214 reviews 214 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

My husband and I travel the US regularly and often look for a familiar known quantity - like the Outback. Not so this time in Abilene. I ordered the sirloin medium rare and received the filet well done He ordered the rib eye well done and got the filet rare - cold red centre. Nothing was right and I have... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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29 reviews 29 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Waitress rolled her eyes when asked for a gluten-free menu. As a person with Celiac and a father of a celiac child, it seemed as though we were burdening her in order to protect our health. Dessert looked like it was just slopped into the bowl. A small chocolate thunder from down under should not look like it was melting... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4142 Ridgemont Dr, Abilene, TX 79606-2734
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Abilene
  • Phone Number: 325-692-7177

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 40
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?