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.

Outback Steakhouse

$$
Steakhouse, Seafood, Australian
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
5220 S Croatan Hwy, MP 14. 5, Nags Head, NC 27959
+1 252-441-3981
Website
Today
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Enjoy the bold, fresh flavors of the Outback. Join us tonight for steak...
Enjoy the bold, fresh flavors of the Outback. Join us tonight for steak, seafood, salads and our famous Aussie-Tizers like the Bloomin Onion'.
read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 86 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 33
    Excellent
  • 12
    Very good
  • 26
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 11
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
It was outback.

This is a review of my entire party's experience. My order was great. I had the shrimp and lobster bites off the app menu. I had NO complaints. After reading other reviews I will add that the blooming onion did appear to be smaller than I normally get at outback but hey may be small onions this... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 12, 2015
Wade_Moseley
,
Gaston, North Carolina
Good for:
  • Families with children
Add Photo Write a Review

86 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Very good choice of items on the menu. Drinks were excellent as was the food. Service was comparable to finer restraints. Had Aussie burger and the beef tasted like beef should taste not like cardboard. Seafood was fresh and done just right. Cannot say enough about this Outback.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Gaston, North Carolina
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

This is a review of my entire party's experience. My order was great. I had the shrimp and lobster bites off the app menu. I had NO complaints. After reading other reviews I will add that the blooming onion did appear to be smaller than I normally get at outback but hey may be small onions this time of year.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

My family ate here twice on our visit to the Outer Banks. We enjoyed it both times. The restaurant was clean and the service was excellent.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Oneonta, New York
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

This was my first visit to an outback in five years. The complimentary bread was the size of a pepperoni. They used to give beautiful sized salads in large glass bowls. We received the tiniest salad. It had one little tomato and you couldn't see it in the bowl until she put it down. I did notice that her "friends"... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
North Carolina Coast, North Carolina
Top Contributor
83 reviews 83 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015 via mobile

Could be better, just a little disappointed with our visit. Stopped in for a early dinner on a Saturday night around four. Started off by ordering a calamari appetizer, just a little bit overdone and lacking in the quantity of the dip sauce. Service was not on point during this visit a little slow and we had to ask for... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Mechanicsville
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Probably the worst dining experience I have ever had...and I'm 73, so I've eaten out a lot. Seven in our group to celebrate my son's 40th birthday. Ordered a bloomin' onion, which was rather small, over cooked and very greasy...like maybe they reheated somehow. Four of us ordered steaks and none were cooked as ordered...no where close (all under cooked)... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Outback S, Owner at Outback Steakhouse, responded to this review

G’Day Jim, Hello this is Maggie Jenkins, the Managing Partner at the Outback Steakhouse in Nags Head. I want to first apologize for your recent visit to my restaurant. I was hoping that we talk about your recent visit over the phone. If you would like you could call me here at the restaurant at (252) 441-3981. Or if it... More 

Washington, DC
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

This entire experience was a pleasant surpirse. I wasn't expecting anything different other than the usual decent service and decent food at most Outbacks. But I have to say this location is outstanding. The staff were friendly and very attentive. Even the servers who weren't assigned to our table were friendly and personable. The Outback Special steak with the classic... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Virginia
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

We went on a Friday night and the wait was very long. Next time we know to call ahead for a reservation. The waitress was excellent and very attentive. The food was great. An all around wonderful experience. We went the following day for lunch and it was horrid; overcooked chicken and burned asparagus. Disappointing. Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

I really really enjoy going to this Outback when we're down in Nags Head. All of the servers are great at making you feel welcome. They all do there best to fulfill whatever needs you have. And the food is excellent.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Travelers Rest, South Carolina
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

We ate here with my 3 kids. My service was good. The food was normal outback food. We didn't have to wait for our table (we arrived a little early). Kids enjoyed the steak and chicken. My steak was fair.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed Outback Steakhouse also viewed

 
Nags Head, Outer Banks
Nags Head, Outer Banks
 

Been to Outback Steakhouse? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

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
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5220 S Croatan Hwy, MP 14. 5, Nags Head, NC 27959
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Nags Head
  • Phone Number: +1 252-441-3981

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Seafood, Australian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

Description

Enjoy the bold, fresh flavors of the Outback. Join us tonight for steak, seafood, salads and our famous Aussie-Tizers like the Bloomin Onion'.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:30 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
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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?