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4420 Long Gate Pkwy, Ellicott City, MD 21043
410-480-0472
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4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Fri 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Snowday steak

After the first snow day of 2015, my wife and I needed to get out of the house. We were pleasantly surprised there was no wait when we arrived as this location is usually pretty busy. The meal was consistent and good for the expected Outback steak. Tonight they were training new servers and we... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 6, 2015
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Columbia, Maryland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

$16 for awhat they say is an 8 ounce salmon which seem not to be quite that big. My major beef is that it is Alantic i.e. farm raise salmon that was cooked ie I say overclocked it was dry it was served with what they referred to as mixed vegetables which really was three pieces of broccoli and four... More 

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Columbia, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

My husband wanted the lobster and steak special so we decided to go for Sunday dinner. I used the feature on their website that puts us on the wait list instead of having to sign up upon arrival. We were seated promptly! Great! Then things start to go downhill. Our server greeted up courteously - she was friendly and upbeat.... More 

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Columbia, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

After the first snow day of 2015, my wife and I needed to get out of the house. We were pleasantly surprised there was no wait when we arrived as this location is usually pretty busy. The meal was consistent and good for the expected Outback steak. Tonight they were training new servers and we thought the trainer and trainee... More 

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Columbia, MD
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

My husband enjoyed his Outbacker Burger. I found my Signature Steak to be a bit dry, but acceptable. The ambiance was pleasant and the service excellent.

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Eldersburg, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014 via mobile

The service was great. The food was excellent! We ordered the big Ribeyes they were seasoned well and very tender nice flavor. I had a drink from the bar very good! We will be back...only disappointment it was our anniversary and the server didn't acknowledge that! However, we will go back!!!

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Silver Spring
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

My wife and I ate here on a Wednesday evening. We called ahead and told them we were coming, and we waited less than 5 minutes for a table when we arrived. It was about 6:10 when we arrived. The server was very pleasant. She first brought our drinks, and about 5 minutes later, she brought a small loaf of... More 

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Columbia, Maryland, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Outback was supporting Special Olympics Howard County MD with one of those nights where a percentage goes to the organization. So we ordered to take home and the food was delicious. Due to special diets, we order plain or gluten free and everyone found something to eat and everyone enjoyed their food. It was hot, tasty and as ordered. I... More 

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Columbia MD
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

We really like their ahi tuna appetizer. Well now they added a sesame salad with ahi tuna as one meat option. We especially like the salad with the same dressing they offer on the appetizer, they always accommodate us. Great service!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014 via mobile

The only quibble we had was missing remoulade sauce with our extra fried shrimp (until late in our dinner when our server finally returned). You really can't go wrong with their outback special. I appreciate being able to buy a 6 oz. steak that doesn't leave me feeling uncomfortably stuffed. We came between lunch and dinner; line was out the... More 

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Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

This was the best prime rib dinners I have ever eaten. The service was wonderful, the waitress was very attentive, we had no wait time and never felt ignored. It is not cheap but it was worth every penny. I really can't say enough about how fantastic the meal was. I will definitely be back and this will be one... More 

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Additional Information about Outback Steakhouse

Address: 4420 Long Gate Pkwy, Ellicott City, MD 21043
Phone Number: 410-480-0472
Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ellicott City
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday 4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Steakhouse

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4420 Long Gate Pkwy, Ellicott City, MD 21043
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ellicott City
  • Phone Number: 410-480-0472

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Steakhouse
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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