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Outback Steakhouse

365 Randall Rd, South Elgin, IL 60177-2248
847-717-0100
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Ranked #17 of 49 Restaurants in South Elgin
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Elgin, Illinois
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44 reviews 44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

We regularly visit this steakhouse and have always enjoyed our meals (but stay away from the Blomin Onion as it is way to greasy). The service has also always been excellent. Though the price is a little high we find with coupons and the Outback Dining card we eat here very reasonalby. Atmosphere is just average - a little dark.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

I was in the Chicago area on business but met up with some friends in area at their local Outback Steakhouse. Chain restaurants can be unpredictable when it comes to service but this location was outstanding. The food at Outback is always enjoyable. So this was a pleasant evening and I would certainly dine at this location again.

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Illinois
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34 reviews 34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013

I have no idea where these people are coming up with these rave reviews ? I have been here numerous times and for the first few years they were pretty good. The last few years has been consistently poor food quality. Love the blooming onion, but when there constantly over cooked and greasy, not very appetizing. The prime rib used... More

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Vicenza, Italy
Top Contributor
223 reviews 223 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2012

Outstanding onion soup! Enjoyed the prime rib as well...excellent service...can count on this chain for quality, delicious food....wish I had room for dessert!

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South Elgin, Illinois
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2012

We started revisiting this restaurant after some time away. The quality of the food is good. Atmosphere is good. Service is also very good. Good option for a steak house locally. Definitely better than Lonestar.

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Elgin, Illinois
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56 reviews 56 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2011

My wood-grilled steak was too salty for me- so they replaced it AND took it off the grill. Our server, Andi, was a delightful girl. Love the bread!

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Georgetown, Texas
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228 reviews 228 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
216 helpful votes 216 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2011

My wife and I visited this Outback Steakhouse on a Saturday evening and it was very, very busy. We phoned in ahead of time and this helped cut our wait time when we got there. They keep bringing hot bread to the table and it is outstanding. I had the clam chowder before dinner and it was good, but nothing... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2008

3.5 stars. The bread at the table is good and so are the fried mushrooms. I really like the boomerang shrimp!

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