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Outback Steakhouse

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4220 Tamiami Trl S, Venice, FL 34293-5105
+1 941-497-2700
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sarasota, Florida
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59 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed February 24, 2017

This is consistent with the other Outbacks in this Chain. I enjoy going there, especially for their Hamburgers, Steak, and chicken. Their service is excellent. They are very popular and have lines to wait in the evenings. The wait is worthwhile considering the consistent quality of the food. I also recommend their onion rings and desserts. Their are located in... More 

Thank Mike S
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56 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed February 23, 2017 via mobile

My family and I had dinner at Outback and although the wait was long even with call ahead seating, we had good food made even better with a great server. Pete earned a 30% tip which I reserve for extraordinary service!

Thank pmedic12
Venice, Florida
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57 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed February 21, 2017

Four of us went for dinner last Sat .The place was full but not a long wait. I had the house burger which was cooked just great, with fries and a blue cheese wedge salad which was very fresh My wife ordered the chopped steak with fries and veg, again very good.. Our two friends both had the sirloin /... More 

Thank kenneth g
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

Hands down nest filet and lobster tail I've ever had, crisp, fresh veggies and don't forget the bloomin onion, definitely recommend to friends and family!

Thank PrincessBettis
Venice, Florida
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133 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

I ate at the bar and had a Cesar salad, steak quesadillas, and a 22 oz. Stella for $18 plus tip. Not bad! The salad was very good, the quesadillas could have used a little more steak, and the Stella was great. As always, the service was fast and friendly. Hard to go wrong with Outback!

Thank jerry t
Venice, Florida
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193 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed February 3, 2017

Ordered on line and the entire order was correct and ready exactly on time for my pickup. Everything warm and good.

Thank Bill S
Springfield, Massachusetts
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59 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed January 26, 2017 via mobile

I hadn't eaten at an outback in a long time and decided to stop in for dinner. The service was mediocre at best and the meal was very unappealing. The steak was over cooked, tough and grisly, the sides warm at best.

Thank Dale B
OutbackGuestServices, Manager at Outback Steakhouse, responded to this review

Guest satisfaction is our utmost importance. 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 - Venice, FL". We can then correspond directly over email. Sincerely, Lacey Outback Steakhouse More 

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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed January 22, 2017

this restaurant has great food great service, Nicole is the best ! don't listen to bad feedback of local people, they have no lives but to complain.and they are bad tippers in this town cheap!

Thank mickeymot2
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed January 17, 2017

We arrived shortly after 6 pm on a Friday night. Since it is our busy season in Florida, there was already a 30 minute wait. We sat outside at a nice sitting area and talked with other patrons enjoying the fresh air and ocean breeze while waiting. The staff seemed efficient and kept the flow moving. After only a couple... More 

Thank Nina G
Englewood, Florida
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606 reviews
579 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,841 helpful votes
Reviewed January 15, 2017

I know I have raved about the absolutely amazing RIBS they have in this place, but the last couple times I've been in here I have ordered the FILET MIGNON, and since they are nice enough to do it MY WAY (very, very, very rare - almost raw!!!) I just love the way it melts in my mouth, no fat... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Dining on a budget, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4220 Tamiami Trl S, Venice, FL 34293-5105
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Venice
  • Phone Number: +1 941-497-2700

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