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Outback Steakhouse

4205 S I H 35, San Marcos, TX 78666-5965
(512) 353-2500
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English first
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 via mobile

I am typing this review as I am waiting for my waitress/ bartender to return and swipe my card so I can pay. I ate here for lunch, had one of the soup/salad combos- pretty good flavor, lacked a little in the quantity department. The service here is HORRIBLE, I sat at the bar for 5-7 minutes before I was... More 

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Austin, Texas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

My husband and I had been eating at Outback on South Lamar in Austin, Texas. The manager Leo Jackson always made sure we had what we wanted and needed. He always took very good care of his customers. The food and service was always great. Leo Jackson moved to the Outback in San Marcos, Texas. The Outback in San Marcos... More 

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New Braunfels, Texas
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59 reviews 59 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Good, quick service. Waiter asked if we had any questions about items on the menu, and was friendly, including a pleasant look.

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Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

After shipping and the outlet mall, walked in to have a early dinner 4ish- 5ish. We were sat and then forgotten we waited 20 mins. I went to go ask Host if we could get some drinks still waited 7 more mins. Till we got a waiter asking what we would like to drink. Ordered baby baby ribs and they... More 

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Woodbridge, Virginia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

I have not been to an Outback Steakhouse in at least four years and my husband has never been, so I figured it was time I went back because I remembered the food as being excellent and the service prompt....man, oh, man, have times changed!! I ordered Shrimp on the Barbie with a side salad and my husband ordered the... More 

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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221 reviews 221 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
135 helpful votes 135 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

Keeping in mind that this is a chain steakhouse, I didn’t have the same expectations I would have if I had been going to a “nicer” place, but even my lowered expectations were not met. It is a shame what they did to the meat here. I ordered a grilled pork chop, which came with garlic mashed potatoes and fresh... More 

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Cuero, Texas
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142 reviews 142 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

Outback consistently offers good quality steaks and reasonable prices, and this restaurant was no exception. Our steak was cooked the way we ordered, the service was good. Tea refills and extra lemon requests were met with promptly. My salad was a little light on the ingredients, but the bleu cheese dressing that I prefer was abundant. Stay with the steaks.... More 

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San Diego, California
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54 reviews 54 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

We are not frequent Outback customers. But our last visit was perfect. Waited about 20min. Our server was very attentive, came to our table frequently. Our steaks were perfectly medium well grilled and seasoned deliciously. We love the Classic Blue cheese wedge salad, can find it any were else. We will definitely visit Outback more often.

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San Antonio, Texas, USA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Same old Same - Chain Steakhouse. Slow Service - average food. Would probably not visit this location again

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Huntsville, Texas
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153 reviews 153 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

After a day of shopping, my husband and I chose this restaurant because of its convenient location at the mall. We won't make this mistake again. Just a few exits up the road, we should have driven to the Texas Roadhouse. While my 6-oz $20 filet was ok except for the huge piece of gristle in one bite, my husbands... More 

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Additional Information about Outback Steakhouse

Address: 4205 S I H 35, San Marcos, TX 78666-5965
Phone Number: (512) 353-2500
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Marcos
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 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 - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 40
Cuisine: Steakhouse

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