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Outback Steakhouse

8280 Valley Blvd, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-9050
+1 828-295-6283
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
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CUISINES
American, Steakhouse
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
8280 Valley Blvd, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-9050
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1 - 10 of 149 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Paul Gee and his staff know how to run an Outback. Trust this place and your experience will be well worth the visit. Our family had a time, food was spot on, service was top notch and the dim atmosphere puts anyone in a relaxing...More

Thank Sealluke
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in the Blowing Rock area for 3 days, and our meal at Outback was the best we had. We both had prime rib, potatoes, salad, bread, etc. All were tasty. Our server, Tyler, was so friendly and polite. We truly enjoyed the meal.

Thank MarshainSC
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

You need a chainsaw to cut through their steaks, they're tougher than an old shoe. If you're smart tell your waiter to put your order through a meat grinder and have the cook pick out what doesn't make it through. Did I say this place...More

Thank danieljones73
OutbackGuestServices, Manager at Outback Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We can do much better than this. 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 - Blowing Rock, NC". We can then correspond directly over email. Sincerely, Madeline Outback...More

Reviewed 8 November 2017

The food consistence and quality is horrible!! Fatty, overdone steaks and prime rib. Take out orders are almost always wrong. VERY poor quality control in the kitchen. The wait staff and management are great.

Thank Karen M
OutbackGuestServices, Manager at Outback Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We can do much better than this.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 - Blowing, NC". We can then correspond directly over email. Sincerely, Madeline Outback Steakhouse

Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

The staff were genuinely friendly and efficient. The steaks were tasty and cooked as requested. The off street parking was ample and the restaurant is kept clean and tidy.

Thank Max W
Reviewed 16 October 2017

If you are in Blowing Rock during the peak leaf color change season; this is a good place to eat to get away from the crowds on the main Blowing Rock tourist street. This is just like the Outback in your hometown.

Thank Webb L
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Celebrating my birthday with great friends. Outback always a favorite restaurant and always great food and service.

Thank katkndg
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

I went reluctantly to this restaurant. My husband wanted to go but I prefer trying more local places. It tuned out that our experience was wonderful . The food was excellent and the service was outstanding .

Thank cathycu2015
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We were traveling through Blowing Rock, and had not been to an Outback in a while, since our local one closed down. This was close to the hotel where we stayed, so we walked on down. Staff was very pleasant, the food was good, but...More

Thank mshyflyer
OutbackGuestServices, Guest Relations Manager at Outback Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Hello, This is not up to our standards. 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 - Blowing Rock". We can then correspond directly over email. Sincerely, Amy Outback...More

Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

We spent the afternoon in Blowing Rock and wanted Outback for dinner. We were promptly seated. Our server, Kristen, was great and took goid care if us. She was great with suggestions and had fun with us. We ordered the bourbon bacon Salmon and it...More

Thank Marguerite Moll... O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
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 - 9:00 PM
Monday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8280 Valley Blvd, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-9050
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Blowing Rock
  • Phone Number: +1 828-295-6283
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