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Outback Steakhouse

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1321 E 78TH St, Bloomington, MN 55425-1114
(952) 854-1950
Today
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 60
    Excellent
  • 76
    Very good
  • 22
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great experience

Great service, customer service and food! Felt welcomed from the minute we walked in! Kid friendly, very proper and educating staff!

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
Lee L
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Great service, customer service and food! Felt welcomed from the minute we walked in! Kid friendly, very proper and educating staff!

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Winter Park, Colorado
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

Even though I do not eat red meat I ate here because of the proximity to my hotel. The staff was very friendly and I found some good alternatives to steak:)

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Bloomington
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

We were greeted as we walked in and were seated right away. They have quality food and it is reasonably priced. I always go for the steak when I eat at Outback.

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Oregon, Wisconsin
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

On a recent Friday evening we were seated promptly and waited about 5 minutes for our server. Service was ok, but not great compared to other Outback restaurants. The 6 oz. tenderloin had a huge piece of gristle so I couldn't eat about 1/4 of it. Others in our party had 8 oz. tenderloin and shrimp and they thought the... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 via mobile

Best ribs I have had in years. Good service, good value. The restaurant is kind of hidden. behind the Comfort Inn but good signage on American Blvd. I will defiantly be back on our next trip to the Mall of America.

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Fargo, North Dakota, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

We ordered our food and it was delicious, but our server never brought any of our food to us personally. The server hardly attended to us the entire night.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

What a great experience! It was busy last Sunday at about 6p.m., but we only had to wait about 10 minutes to be seated. Holly, our server, was prompt, courteous, and helpful. The drinks came out fast and so did our bloomin' onion. The onion always makes a fantastic appetizer. My wife and I both had the ribeye steak medium... More 

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Minneapolis, MN
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123 reviews 123 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Outback is one of my favorite steakhouses. The steaks are always perfectly seasoned & full of flavor & the side choices are plentiful & very tasty. Our food was hot & tasted great. Only con was service was very slow & food took a long time to get to us even though it was late & not busy. Quite loud.... More 

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Bloomington, Minnesota
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

It's usually very crowded, but good food and close to hotels. It is close to Mall of America and several hotels. I was there in December and there were 3 of us for a late dinner after my sister flew in from San Diego for Christmas.

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Portugal
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24 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Went for Outback's $12.99 Wednesday special. Steaks were cooked to prefection, loved the loaded baked potato, delivered hot and steamy. They allowed us to take our desserts out, so we could eat it later and enjoy it more.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1321 E 78TH St, Bloomington, MN 55425-1114
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Bloomington
  • Phone Number: (952) 854-1950

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 40
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?