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Outback Steakhouse

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1670 Newport Blvd, Costa Mesa, CA 92627-3717
+1 949-631-8377
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16:00 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 21:30
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Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Oslo, Norway
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324 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Was nicely welcomed Saturday evening, they cleaned the table we preferred. We had beer and mixed grill. Serving was quick and efficient. Atmosphere good. Food tasted good, except for the piece of ribs that was a bit dried out. We wanted a quick bite and got it. Outback delivered ok.

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Thank Fornebu
Roseville, California
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466 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

We have dined and enjoyed Outback in several locations, so we appreciate the basic Aussie concept. Tonight, however, we had some disappointment. Wife ordered steak & lobster. The lobster was minuscule, much smaller than the picture on the menu. I had a rib eye steak, rare. It was tougher than usual. Service was fine. Megan (possibly Irish) was a delightful... More 

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Thank Newsboymac
Kelowna
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Outback is usually OK but this time had a lot to be desired! Outback has now introduced electronic iPad style drink menus. Although this may seem to be a good idea in some venues, it is NOT here! When we go out to eat, I have a small expectation to be served by a waiter, ask him questions, have him... More 

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Thank i_am_Will250
OutbackGuestServices, Manager at Outback Steakhouse, responded to this review

We truly appreciate your feedback because it helps us improve. 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 - Newport". We can then correspond directly over email. Sincerely, Lacey Outback Steakhouse More 

Newport Beach, California
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28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016

The westernized Australian themed steak house boasts delicious chops and high quality steaks, always prequeled with a warm fresh baked grained bread loaf; Myriad starch selections included wild rice, mashers, or, for the purist, a fully loaded baker; Desert selections meet and exceed confectionery expectations. Next time, the lamb chops beckon.

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Thank BFDiner
Scarborough, United Kingdom
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131 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

I've seen these restaurants before whilst travelling in the States but have never visited. We had dinner here on the Sunday night and it was busy. I had my usual choice of a sirloin steak, baked/jacket potato and salad. My wife had a chicken dish in sauce with mushrooms and veg. She says it was excellent and as she ate... More 

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Thank simon o
Dallas, Texas
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Had their signature blooming onion, and it did not dissapoint! Delicious! The steak was cooked to perfection and the baked sweet potato melted in my mouth. The waiter was great!

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Thank V G
Chanhassen, Minnesota
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317 reviews
215 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016

What a sad excuse for a mid-scale steakhouse. We met some friends here - they picked the location - to catch up after not seeing them for several years. The servers were friendly and tried to accommodate us. Because of the kitchen and bar, they could not. The wine list seems cheap. There's a reason for that. The wines on... More 

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Thank Sid R
Southern California
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

This is a good place to get a great steak and they have something called a Blooming Onion which is a meal in itself. It is best shared with others! The noise level is a bit high for those with hearing issues but it is otherwise a very nice place to eat.

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Thank Paul C
Oxnard Beach, Ca
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47 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped by for dinner with my GF ! Ordered Ahi tuna and shrimp on the barbie for appetizers ! The tuna was scrumptious ! Ordered the perfect Salmon and the Halibut for entre ! The salmon was flavorful ! The Halibut was dry and bland ! Can not recommend the Halibut ! The salmon was good ! Server was very... More 

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Thank mexicanbob5150
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

I like out back because I know what I'm going to get. the food is always good the atmosphere is always good . the restaurant is always clean and the prices are respectable

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Thank Larry B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:30
Monday
16:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 22:00
Thursday
16:00 - 22:00
Friday
16:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1670 Newport Blvd, Costa Mesa, CA 92627-3717
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Costa Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 949-631-8377

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