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Outback Steakhouse

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10901 University Ave, Clive, IA 50325-7061
+1 515-221-3309
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16:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:30 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 16:00 - 22:00
Fri 16:00 - 23:00
Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Dubuque
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this restaurant on a Saturday night. Called ahead and had a Time for 7:00 pm for 5 people. As we walked into the first set of doors a person was there to check you in, which we did. Evidently this information does not get relayed to the host inside because we sat at the bar for awhile. At... More 

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Thank MimiK7
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Haven't eaten at outback in yrs. Didn't like it then can't say it was any better this time around. This time my eyes about poped out of my head. REALLY your steaks are SUPER expensive! 22 bucks for 12oz of riveted! Outrageous. Food overall was a 3 out of 5. Just average. Go to roadhouse, maybe noisy as hell but... More 

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Thank Peter P
Cedar Falls, Iowa
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76 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great lunch fish tacos are great. Service was awesome. They did forget to bring out our soup but corrected the error and complemented us with a free desert. I will be back the food and service is great

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Thank Jeff S
South Pole
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252 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 221 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It had been awhile since I had DINNER at an Outback. In fact, I think most Outback's are not open for lunch. This one is tho and it isn't busy! The service is fast and attentive, and the parking lot is easy in/easy out. With a great lunch steak meal, side, drink bread and tip, I was dinged for about... More 

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Thank Viking94708
Winterset, Iowa
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57 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

First off, thanks Outback for being open on Easter. I appreciate this hugely. Host sat us immediately while server came up quickly to take drink orders. We ordered the ribs, aussie mac n cheese, cheese fries and sirloin. Between my two daughters and I we had alot to share and every ounce of it was greatness. Im not sure why... More 

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Thank tenniskill
Hutchinson, Kansas
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

We went later in the evening when it wasn't busy. We were seated right away and had a great meal. Quick service too!

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Thank Jennifer W
Clive
2 reviews
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

In my sixty eight years I have never had such a poor Cobb salad. Ice burg lettuce was wilted. No blue cheese. Tossed most of it away!

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Thank Terry S
OutbackGuestServices, Manager at Outback Steakhouse, responded to this review

Hey Terry, We're sorry to hear that there were some issues with your food. 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 - Clive, IA". We can then correspond directly over email. Sincerely, Lacey Outback Steakhouse More 

Iowa
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53 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

I got the deal with a steak and lobster tail for $15. This was a great deal, and with that and my side of mashed potatoes, it was filling too! Our service was fairly fast and the food was delicious!

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Thank ztrigg
ocean city, nj
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

I visited the restaurant with my husband, brother and his girlfriend. Our steaks were extra tough and loaded with salt. Also, our utensils were dirty.....disgusting.

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Thank nini200642
Waukee, Iowa
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116 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Went here for anniversary dinner. Arrived at 5:15 to beat some of crowd. Had drinks and ordered a bloomin petal. Which is basically a bloomin onion, but a third of the size. Perfect for two people to share. I had the strip steak, wife had prime rib. Both of us enjoyed our meals. When we left an hour later, huge... More 

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Thank John B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
16:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 22:00
Thursday
16:00 - 22:00
Friday
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10901 University Ave, Clive, IA 50325-7061
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Clive
  • Phone Number: +1 515-221-3309

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