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Outback Steakhouse

6868 Race Track Rd, Bowie, MD 20715-3011
301-464-5800
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Ranked #59 of 102 Restaurants in Bowie
Cuisines: Steakhouse
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- Aug 30, 2014
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

The food is always good for the service is terrible. Call ahead your still waiting a long time. They don't come back and ask if you need to refresh your drink. I know others complain for management Does not get it. Wow get it together!!

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Maryland
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37 reviews 37 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Deciding to take advantage of the Free Bloomin Onion promotion we called to place a take out order. We were put on hold for almost 15 minutes, and then they disconnected the call. Calling back and asking for a manager meant another hold, and the manager did not even listen to the complaint. First she wanted the name the order... More

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Bowie, Maryland
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7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

I go here occasionally because I live less than a mile away. The food is always top quality. I enjoy the salmon as much as the beef. Always fresh, well prepared and nicely served. The only problem is the parking. Located at the end of a bustling shopping center, it is difficult to find a convenient parking place. Even on... More

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Bowie, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Most are aware of the excellent food at this chain restaurant. What stands out at this location is commitment to customer service. While being family friendly, the atmosphere does not degrade to "Chucky Cheese with steak." The staff and management are primarily concerned with how well you enjoy the food. My wife's steak was under cooked and although she did... More

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Powhatan, VA
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29 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

We were staying in Bowie for the Navy/Hawaii football game and ate at this restaurant on a Friday evening at about 6:00. There were just a few people waiting, so we grabbed the first booth that came open in the bar area. Our waitress was very prompt, was very knowledgeable regarding the menu. She took our drink order promptly and... More

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

For a franchise, this place is always surprisingly good. The salads come out super cold and fresh, and the sangria's are my favorite!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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22 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

We were a party of 7 on a Friday night. I won't drag this review out. Just know that the steaks were cold, undercooked and not what were use to having at an Outback. We had continue to ask for things..etc while the waiter was engaging into other conversations. First and last time there

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Bowie, MD
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44 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Went one evening with friends and ordered the Steak and All you can eat Shrimp. After ONE order of the shrimp scampi, was told (at 7:30PM) that the scampi was out because the kitchen ran out of the material to make the scampi sauce/seasoning. At THIS time of night? Then asked for and was served the 'buffalo shrimp' - COLD!... More

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Millersville, Maryland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

As a general rule, Prince George's County is not known for good restaurants or other businesses in which customer service is important. However, my girlfriend and I were in the area and wanted a nice dinner, and I thought that a big-name restaurant chain like Outback would be immune from the PG County rule. I was wrong. It was a... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2013 via mobile

Show up: 30 minute wait. 30 minutes later I asked how long. "Another 20". Basically 1-1/2 hours later we were seated. Was with a diabetic. Not fun. Basically they lied so people wouldn't go elsewhere. Waiting is fine, just be honest about it. I won't go back to this location ever again.

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