We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Write a Review

29 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    11
    9
    5
    2
    2
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Omaha, Nebraska
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

its a good consistent meal at a familiar location far from home. the meals looked just like the ads, and tasted great like they were supposed too. got the steak and lobster a lot this fall. pretty as the ad and tasted even better. got outstanding service at the bar, no waiting and in and out by myself. Anna and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Breckenridge, Colorado
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

My mother is 83 and the prime rib (rare) was so tough we may bring a chainsaw next time to cut it. The knives are so dull had the butter not been soft, I doubt we would've been able to get any out of its small container.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

Being West Sider's we compared our visit to our "West Side" Texas Roadhouse. We both felt the food was better overall, however: there was less of it for the price? I got 5 wonderful chicken tenders compared to 6-8 Roadhouse Chicken critters. My fries were wonderful, like home made, but I admit I missed my sweet potato with butter and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014 via mobile

This place USED to be good, but the quality and service has gone down tremendously. We had several amazing visits until about a year ago, then the food was so bad that we didn't return until a year later. We decided to visit today, my husband got the steak and I got the outback burger which is usually amazing, but... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Alburnett, IA
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

I love to share great reviews, but this is NOT one of them. 12/29/13 our extended family (7 and a baby) went to Outback Steakhouse to share a meal with our marine son home on leave. (He said Outback was his choice because he'd never been to it before.) The waitress was rarely around throughout the meal, drinks not refilled,... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

What a great place to eat. My boyfriend and I hadn't been here in awhile and thought we would eat here before going to a movie and what a great idea. We were seated right away. Our waiter was very friendly and very attentive. We both had sirloin and lobster tail. The steak was seasoned and cooked to perfection and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hong Kong, China
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

This is a little gem of a steakhouse. When I return home every year my family and I always visit the Outback as my brother lives in Cedar Rapids. My Dad's favourite appetizer is the Bloomin' Onion! The steak was cooked to perfection and the waitress was absolutely brilliant accommodating every request promptly and with a smile. Looking forwards to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Oskaloosa, Iowa
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

I had a triple grill of BBQ chicken, baby back ribs and coconut shrimp. The ribs and shrimp were phenomenal, but the chicken was dry and tough. They offered to make me another but I refused. However, after I complimented the coconut shrimp, they offered to bring me a side of coconut shrimp AND a dessert. Wow! They really wanted... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Top Contributor
97 reviews 97 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013

Sierra was our waitress and she was excellent. This was our first time here. We were greeted at the door and seated right away. Actually, before we ever came in, we figured it must be good because people were willing to park in alternate location due to parking lot re-do on mid-week early evening. Sierra talked to us about the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
IOWA
Top Contributor
87 reviews 87 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013 via mobile

I love this outback! So good! Had the 4 course meal with French onion soup (yum) - Tangy tomato salad dressing, 6 oz outback steak with veggies and Sydney sinful sundae! Super yum! The waitress and staff were very polite as well!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed Outback Steakhouse also viewed

 
 

Been to Outback Steakhouse? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Outback Steakhouse

Address: 3939 1st Ave SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402-5604
Phone Number: 319-366-6683
Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Cedar Rapids
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
Cuisine: Steakhouse

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Outback Steakhouse staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?