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Outback Steakhouse

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4320 S Westnedge Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49008-3227
269-342-4329
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4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Mon - Thu 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great atmosphere

The Outback has updated and dimmed the lights for a romantic date out! Great food and good prices make this a great stop for date night or a night out to celebrate!

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 2, 2016
Nancy A
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Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States
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Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States
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65 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

The Outback has updated and dimmed the lights for a romantic date out! Great food and good prices make this a great stop for date night or a night out to celebrate!

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015

Not as good as any of the other Outbacks I have eaten at am not sure why usually they are pretty much all really good

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Thank Psk706
Chicago, Illinois
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308 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015

We travel across the country and often visit the Outback because it is always the same no matter where you are. Great food, large menu and good drinks...and Boomy wine. We dined in Kalamazoo over the weekend and had all we expected and more! Our server was one of the most professional, personable, genuine, efficient servers we've ever experienced. Lily... More 

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Thank mom98wmu
Chicago, Illinois
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015 via mobile

We were coming back from the Michigan game and it was about 9:30. We left at 10:45 without food. Service very very poor. Will never come back.

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Thank Dnb1234
North Eastham, Massachusetts
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88 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

We always take our teenage grandsons to this restaurant when we visit. We expected to wait 45 minutes but were taken to our table after about 15 minutes. Delightful. Our hot onion was delivered without plates. Waitress said they were out of plates. So we dug in and dripped the dip across the table. No problem. Drinks delivered, no straws.... More 

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Thank WorldTravel1962
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76 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 via mobile

We went on a Wednesday and had the Wednesday special menu. The waitress was attentive and friendly. Everything we ordered was good, even the desert. Great meal, service, and value. Would return when in the area.

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Thank notimeranch
Hoffman Estates, Illinois
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3 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Sometimes things go wrong while dinning out - it happens in every restaurant BUT the mark of a well run restaurant is how you handle a "bad" situation. We had a very bad situation at the Outback but our server communicated what was happening and continued to make sure we had our drinks refilled while we waited (and waited!). And... More 

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1 Thank Nancy H
Kalamazoo, Michigan
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

food was good, but a little cold. had to send back to warm up. parking is a problem. neighboring business see impounding cars as a money maker for them. But then they might get sued if something happened on their property? Or patrons might have damaged their lot in the past. . I'd say reservation at a time when parking... More 

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1 Thank rugbyperson
Kalamazoo, Michigan
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95 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

I frequent this Outback often and love their "Hearts of Gold Mahi". Service is always good and they have recently renovated. Definitely use their "call ahead seating" if you are going during prime hours for dinner. Parking lot is a little small and you have to be careful not to park in the local business lots, but their spots are... More 

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1 Thank TommyV30
Palm Springs, California
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106 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

Yes, Outback is a chain with the same basic menu, but this one is clearly managed well. The staff was friendly and attentive. The food was cooked perfectly. The 8oz Victoria filet was at the perfect temperature and delicious. I would go back to this Outback again.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4320 S Westnedge Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49008-3227
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kalamazoo County  >  Kalamazoo
  • Phone Number: 269-342-4329

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Steakhouse

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
2:00 pm - 7:00 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
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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