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Outback Steakhouse

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632 Blossom Hill Rd, San Jose, CA 95123-3059
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12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average Outback

Trying to find decent restaurants seems to be a daunting task. After searching for a little bit my colleague and I settled on Outback, mostly from a convenience standpoint. The waitstaff here was nice, not overly quick with drinks, but good otherwise. The food here is average and the beer selection... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Brian C
South Lyon, Michigan
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South Lyon, Michigan
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269 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Trying to find decent restaurants seems to be a daunting task. After searching for a little bit my colleague and I settled on Outback, mostly from a convenience standpoint. The waitstaff here was nice, not overly quick with drinks, but good otherwise. The food here is average and the beer selection is dismel. I had the ribs which were prepared... More 

Thank Brian C
San Jose, California
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015

Good eats but a long wait and I think Outback charges just a little more than I would like to spend for a casual night out for dinner.

Thank Thomas A
Needham, Massachusetts
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

When you go to eat at a large chain like the Outback Steakhouse, you set your expectations as such. I expected a decent steak, decent service and a great blooming onion! We got all three. We have been multiple times and service is hit or miss but I think that goes without saying for any restaurant.

Thank Berni F
Cape Town, South Africa
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015 via mobile

coming from South Africa, I find ounces to be a pain. I ordered the second largest steak on the menu, what a beauty. service was really good.

Thank Educemail
San Jose, California
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153 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

We were seated promptly. I recommend showing up about 7:30 or 8, after the dinner rush. Our server was great. Food was fine. The bread was little harder than usual, so was the butter, obviously chilled. My sister and I ordered the chopped pecans and blue cheese salad. She had had it at another Outback and really liked it. This... More 

Thank VictoriaK2
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54 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015 via mobile

Ok but not as good as other Outback restaurants. Selection and steak seasoning is lacking. Always come to Outback for the best tasting steak but needed A1 this time. Recommend another location.

Thank AlanCAL
Ridgway, Pennsylvania
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28 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Was recently at this restaurant with my son and his girlfriend. I was looking forward to going there because of all the advertisement I had seen. I especially wanted to try a Blooming Onion. I also ordered a steak well done. To be honest, the Blooming Onion was just OK and the steak was just OK also. I have had... More 

Thank bubbadad12
London, United Kingdom
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77 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

I went to this place for dinner last week. Th staff were very welcoming and friendly. the place was a little bit dark, but I liked the way they has a light right above your plate - I like to see what I am eating. I asked for a 9oz Sirloin medium - it was perfect. I had the garlic... More 

Thank ihabelghazzawi
Rusk, Texas
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100 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

My husband and I both ordered the sirloin. I asked my husband if his steak was good and he said it had an old taste but it was ok. My steak was tough (medium rare) and tasted old, freezer burnt and ruined. My husband just smelled it and called the waiter over and had the steak taken away. It was... More 

Thank Sheri L
San Jose
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The one thing I love about Outback has been their consistency, this location is the exception. Our server was clueless, we went on a Wednesday for their "No Worries Wednesdays" and we had to explain the promotion and the items that were included in the special. Very frustrating! We usually get great service at Outback but not this time. When... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 632 Blossom Hill Rd, San Jose, CA 95123-3059
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: 408-226-4922

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Steakhouse
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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