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Outback Steakhouse Lockwood Ridge

6390 N Lockwood Ridge Rd, Sarasota, FL 34243-2531
+1 941-351-3711
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Overview
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“sirloin” (7 reviews)
“fish tacos” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Steakhouse
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
6390 N Lockwood Ridge Rd, Sarasota, FL 34243-2531
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1 - 10 of 137 reviews

Reviewed 12 December 2017

Perfect place to stop after Christmas shopping on a cold night, cozy and warm. We started with a Bloomin' onion, wonderful as ever. I had grilled salmon, which was perfect in every way, mixed veggies on the side. My friend had sirloin, which was heavily...More

Thank luckydotty
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

This outback has gone down from the past. Do not eat here!!! My husband and I went out on a date that we haven’t been on in quite some time. The hostess did not smile once the whole time we were there. Our waitress brought...More

Thank Sarah S
OutbackGuestServices, Manager at Outback Steakhouse Lockwood Ridge, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2017

We hate that we disappointed you. 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 - Sarasota (University), FL". We can then correspond directly over email. Sincerely, Madeline Outback Steakhouse

Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

We went 9 people, 5 adults and 4 children. I had the Victoria Filet Mignon with unlimited shrimps. Everything exceeded expectations. I ordered the meat rare and it was perfect. The shrimps were two kind, crispy and grilled in garlic juice. They were also really...More

Thank Gudjonj
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Service was good in parts, but the food was excellent but you need to know what to expect in order to request a variation - eg baked sweet potato comes more like a dessert with extra sugar piled on - completely ruined for a diabetic....More

Thank ChrisBrown38
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We live right down the road from this Outback and have enjoyed using their curbside and delivery services in the past but after this latest delivery disappointment, we are finished with them. We pay between $40-$60 per meal and always tip well.. and of the...More

Thank Cinda L
OutbackGuestServices, Manager at Outback Steakhouse Lockwood Ridge, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

We feel terrible that we disappointed you. 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 - Sarasota (University), FL". We can then correspond directly over email. Sincerely, Madeline Outback...More

Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

My last visit to outback was subpar at the location on the south trail in Sarasota several years ago, which is why I've avoided the chain for quite some time...so I decided to give it another try at the university location....so, about once a month...More

Thank Katrina G
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

As outback is a restaurant chain we didn't expect too much, but were really surprised. We have been there for lunch. The service was excellent and friendly. Our steaks were fantastic and perfect. As side dishes there were lots of veggies available and we got...More

Thank Sebastian B
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Tried lunch for the 1st time. I probably won't have a 2nd. Baked potato so cold butter wouldn't even melt. My mashed potatoes were cold and obviously left over from the night before. Lumpy and cold. At least reheat them and add butter and cream....More

Thank Mark H
OutbackGuestServices, Manager at Outback Steakhouse Lockwood Ridge, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

We feel terrible that we let you down. 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 - Sarasota (University), FL". We can then correspond directly over email. Sincerely, Madeline...More

Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

When I want a great steak, this is not where I go. But when I want a good meal for a reasonable price with a casual atmosphere, Outback is the place. First, the wonderful hot fresh bread. Second, the best side salad in the universe....More

Thank JordanS8
Reviewed 21 August 2017

The Fosters was ice cold, the ribs were pretty good with the right amount of sauce and my steak was tiny but flavorful. Service was below average with John G making excuses for the bread arriving well into our meal (Yes, we asked for bread...More

Thank DrMike60
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
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: 6390 N Lockwood Ridge Rd, Sarasota, FL 34243-2531
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-351-3711
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