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Outback Steakhouse

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3215 SW College Rd, Ocala, FL 34474-4411
+1 352-237-0022
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Atlantic Beach, Florida
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115 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

Service was great, trainee doing well. Speedy service and good steaks. It is worth it to spend an extra $1.49-$1.99 for the garlic and butter topping. My big issue is cleanliness.... see photos. Caked vents, dirty benches and dirty floors. We arrived well after lunch rush and well before dinner rush. Shame.

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Thank BrenKen1
Ocala, Florida
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

Time was when we had to wait two hours on a Friday night to get into our local Outback - and it as worth it. We planned on Outback at least once a month from our home in Boca Raton and it was a must visit when we spent the weekend at our farm in Ocala. Four years ago -... More 

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Thank breezyphil
OutbackGuestServices, Manager at Outback Steakhouse, responded to this review

This isn't the way we would have liked your visit to have gone. We'd like to review this further if you could please take a moment to send me an email at news@outback.com with the subject "TripAdvisor - Ocala (College Road)". We can then correspond directly over email. Sincerely, Madeline Outback Steakhouse More 

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34 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

I enjoyed the Chicken on the Barbie with steamed veggies since I am on a diet. There were lots of veggies steamed just right.

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Thank Gwen H
Ocala, Florida
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46 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

We called ahead to see if they could accommodate gluten and egg allergies for a birthday meal. Gluten-free meals: no problem. Gluten-free desert: chocolate thunder. Fantastic! Unfortunately, they could not accommodate gluten- and egg-free desert. However, we brought a home-made gluten- and egg-free chocolate cupcake. The front manager, Juan, inquired about the cupcake and then suggested transforming it into a... More 

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Thank justfunnin
Orlando, Florida
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108 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2016

We just ate here and had the steak tacos and a bloomin burger. The tacos were done exceptionally well and the steak melted in your mouth. The burger was exceptional. They also have an AARP discount and utilize the Dine In reward program. We'll return soon.

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Thank binno1
Dunnellon, Florida, United States
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

Once again, Kelly at the Ocala Outback Steakhouse, made our lunch a wonderful experience. She was busy, but made time to chat with us. Our food was great!! Fish tacos are so yummy!! Service was prompt, friendly , and professional! Always a delight to go to the Outback Ocala!!

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Thank Beth W
Ocala, Florida
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

It all started when we sat down. Not a good start. It took the waiter forever to get to us. At this point I told my husband lets go we are not obligated to stay we only ordered drinks but he was in the mood for a steak. We ordered and I got a quesadilla and he got prime rib.... More 

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Thank stacy1025
India
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42 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2016

We tried this restaurant and was very disappointed with the food but was very pleased with our service.

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Thank calypsobob2015
Hernando, Florida
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016

After an early movie, decided to go to Outback for burgers. We were seated promptly, server was polite, drinks and bloomin' onion appetizer taken quickly. We ordered the "grass fed" cheeseburger with Aussie fries. Then things didn't go so well. Wife used the restroom and had to report to the manager that it was filthy. The bloomin' onion was only... More 

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Thank Jerry D
Ocala, Florida
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 4, 2016

The $10 chocolate cake that is multi layered and supposedly big enough for two is actually a single slice worth no more than $5.50. The photo on the menu must have been done with a fish eye lens because it SURE was a pitiful slice.

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Thank Mary Faith P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3215 SW College Rd, Ocala, FL 34474-4411
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Ocala
  • Phone Number: +1 352-237-0022

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?