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Outback Steakhouse

1435 13th Avenue Dr SE, Hickory, NC 28602-5182
+1 828-328-6283
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (39 reviews)
“prime rib” (3 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1435 13th Avenue Dr SE, Hickory, NC 28602-5182
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My husband and I have eaten here several times. Our most recent visit was nice. It was on a Saturday nite and we had a 45 min wait. We ordered the mushrooms for an appetizer and after waiting a bit the manager came by and...More

Thank agoofygrle1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We got there before the normal crowd arrived. This location can be pretty busy. We both got steaks and they came out as we ordered.The bread was soft, and the salads were fresh. We also got a blooming petal, which was good. I also enjoyed...More

Thank Derek R
Reviewed 1 week ago

The steak was too spicy , not very impressed. I have eaten there several times but never had it so spicy I could not taste anything but that. Very disappointed .

Thank Diane M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and I went here for dinner because I was staying next door at the Crowne Plaza. It's a great location. The place was very busy, so we grabbed the only 2 empty bar stools. The food was great, same as the last Outback...More

Thank Paula E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was just ok. We asked for lunch menu around 3:30 pm and the lady who sat us told us it was too late to order lunch menu. When we asked what time it ended she responded "recently". Our waitress then told us they have...More

Thank Easycritic01
OutbackGuestServices, Guest Relations Manager at Outback Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, We feel terrible that we let you down. Please take a moment to email us at news@outback.com with the subject: TripAdvisor Review – Hickory, NC so we can follow up with you soon. Thank you, Leah Outback Steakhouse

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The sign of a great business is how they handle a compliant. My burger was under cooked. The manager,Brannon, acted as if l was some super star. I’m not going to detail here but instead of an unhappy customer he gained a faithful one

Thank George N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife & I were visiting Hickory and stayed in a hotel across from this Outback. We sat at the bar, were served immediately. Drinks were good and the Stella Beer was right on target. We ordered steak and hand breaded shrimp. All was excellent....More

Thank rprichied
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We arrived at 10pm hungry and sat at the bar - great pork chop great baked potato and crisp broccoli. The grilled chicken ad also great. Decent wine by the glass. The desserts were just average

Thank Expattraveler100
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and I met 10 years ago. We had several things in common. One of which... we did not care for Outback Steakhouse. A couple of months back we were looking for something different. Something we don't normally eat. We decided to give Outback...More

Thank Aaron H
Reviewed 3 September 2017

You know what you get at Outback. This one is extremely popular. We called ahead to put our names on the list and then waited another 30 minutes after the time we were told to arrive. Once inside, waitstaff was friendly and well-trained. Good experience.

Thank Joe T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, 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
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1435 13th Avenue Dr SE, Hickory, NC 28602-5182
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Hickory
  • Phone Number: +1 828-328-6283
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