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305 N Frontage Rd, New London, CT 06320
(860) 447-9205
Today
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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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 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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Visitor rating
  • 15
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good food at a decent price. Excellent service, friendly mgmt.

I have to admit I like Outbacks. They are better than other chains because of the food quality. Other chains for the "two for $20" deals, but I'd prefer to pay more and eat better. And I have had my share of "ugh" moments at Outback. In January in Nags Head NC I ordered prime rib at the bar which... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 5, 2015
Seamus L
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English first
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

I have to admit I like Outbacks. They are better than other chains because of the food quality. Other chains for the "two for $20" deals, but I'd prefer to pay more and eat better. And I have had my share of "ugh" moments at Outback. In January in Nags Head NC I ordered prime rib at the bar which... More 

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Norwich, Connecticut
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

After moving from Southern Maryland back to Connecticut I had been looking for another Outback to go to. Found one in New London, CT. Was very disappointed. Very dark and dingy. Not very clean. Food was not up to par with my Outback in Maryland, which we went to at least every other week. The wait staff seemed very nice... More 

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New Bern, North Carolina
Top Contributor
102 reviews 102 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

For some reason, I was given a table and was then overlooked for some time. It didn't really bother me because I spent the time checking my email on my phone. As soon as a waiter recognized that I had not been waited upon, the service was amazing and the manager gave me a free dessert!

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Stonington
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18 reviews 18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

These days there are so many chain restaurants. Applebees, Chili's, the 99, but I have to admit, I prefer Outback. They offer FREE BLOOMIN ONIONS on Mondays when their sponsered Nascar driver places 10th or better. AND ITS FREE! You do not have to buy anything else to get one. But besides that, the new menu is very nice with... More 

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Waterford, Connecticut
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

It was a snowy Saturday night. We decided to stay close by due to the weather. We have been to the Outback in the past. My daughter was visiting so we gave her the choice. My wife and I were also with my 93 yr young mother. We arrived approximately 7:00 PM and immediately found a booth in the lounge... More 

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Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
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37 reviews 37 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

My son and I stayed at the Clarion Hotel in New London while meeting my friends at the Mohegan Sun for a Bellator event. When we checked in, what a surprise to park in back and find this Outback. While location is unique, the restaurant was wonderful. Food was excellent and service was great. Bloomin Burger was so delicious. Would... More 

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Connecticut
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

My husband and myself have been to this location several times, there have been equal times of getting the order cooked wrong as getting it cooked correctly. However when and if the issue is brought to the server they have and always do correct it. Sometimes it's just the question of do you want to wait that long for an... More 

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Norwich, Connecticut
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Management was absolutely horrible! They are not concerned with the guest's satisfaction at all.Only the turnover. Very dirty place and I overheard a custumer complaining that their child was served a MARGARITA in a child's cup. Yes folks.....an actual margariita with tequila. Will not be going back!!!

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Groton, Connecticut
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38 reviews 38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

My wife and I and our kids and 2 of our friends went out to dinner at Outback and all 4 of us adults ordered the Filets and I added a lobster tail onto my meal. The kids got cheeseburgers. All of our filets was extra thin and looked like a sirloin, and each meal was $25 before adding a... More 

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New York
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Awesome location on the grounds of the hotel. I love Outback restaurant. Endless shrimp promo is the icing on the cake.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 305 N Frontage Rd, New London, CT 06320
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New London
  • Phone Number: (860) 447-9205

Price and Cuisine

  • 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
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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