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Outback Steakhouse

2980 Plaza Bonita Rd, National City, CA 91950-8015
+1 619-475-4329
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“ribeye” (3 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse
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2980 Plaza Bonita Rd, National City, CA 91950-8015
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Reviewed 13 June 2017

Good food as usual. Really good service. I will be back the next time I'm in the area and yes, I recommend it.

Thank Dale K
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

They were very busy. I asked to speak with the manager she said she was too busy to talk to me. My prime rib was mooing, we were seated after a wait then not visited by our waitress after we ordered. Even if everything was...More

Thank Debi B
OutbackGuestServices, Manager at Outback Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

Hi Debi, We're disappointed that your visit ended up this way. 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 - South San Diego". We can then correspond directly over...More

Reviewed 16 February 2017

Always tasty and great service. Beef is dry aged and cooked to perfection. Not nearly as expensive as other 'higher end' steak houses serving the same cuts.

Thank johnson801
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Can depend on Outback for a good steak regardless of location. Wedge salad was huge. Tried the new garlic medallions which were tender and delicious. Bread as always was hot and fresh.

Thank Kathy R
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch and there was a good selection of choices. I had the sirloin steak plus tortilla soup and a dinner salad. The steak although juicy was a little tough. The soup was delicious and the salad plus tomato dressing was very nice. My...More

Thank ABF49ER
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Good food with average service. Gets pretty busy and a little pricey because the food pricing is a bit high for this kind of joint. Good 3 stars but no more for us.

Thank kevin s
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Every year, Outback shows their appreciation for Veterans by giving away a bloomin onion and a large drink. This is the only restaurant that I know of that provides the service without the requirement of a "dine in only"! Just order "to go", no questions...More

Thank Al N
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Wanted to get out of house for a quick meal & Outback won! Ribeye's always spot on! Wife had the fish plate and she loves it! Ate at bar, all was excellent!

Thank Rico517
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Outback is always an excellent choice for dinner. It is one of our favorites and we know we will always have a great meal!

Thank nananurse2016
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Having spent hours at a hospital we were ready for Real Food .. all had steaks.. I thought salad was fresh and good and potato soup was just right

Thank Barbara M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2980 Plaza Bonita Rd, National City, CA 91950-8015
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  National City
  • Phone Number: +1 619-475-4329
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