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Outback Steakhouse

4821 1st St N, Arlington, VA 22203-2603
+1 703-527-0063
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good29%
  • Average20%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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11:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Steakhouse, Australian
$$ - $$$
4821 1st St N, Arlington, VA 22203-2603
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

Because we had a large party, when we entered the restaurant, staff was helpful in seating us quickly. Server was friendly and professional and while she forgot a couple of things, she did fine given the number in our party. Atmosphere was on the loud...More

Thank JoeyandLouise R
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

I ordered crab cakes and got these mushy pancakes with fake crab meat flattened inside. It was just all very strange to see. Overall ir wasnt a horrible experience but i dont have to go back there.

Thank Cassandra B
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Let me start by saying the service was good: the waitress was very attentive, just a little slow moving. We visited at 8pm and they close at 9pm so it wasn't busy at all. It took nearly 20 minutes to get a couple of mixed...More

Thank looking2snorkel
OutbackGuestServices, Manager at Outback Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

We can do 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 - Arlington, VA". We can then correspond directly over email. Sincerely, Madeline Outback Steakhouse

Reviewed 27 April 2017

We were surprised that the place was operating, while we were passing by at about 10PM. We knew the place we were in a couple of times, so we decided to visit it again. Unlike some "Outback" places in New York (where we're from), this...More

Thank DOL999
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Very good quality, great service, and friendly staff. Outback always delivers great food - this is a convenient stop. You will not be disappointed.

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We had been spring cleaning all day and decided to treat ourselves to a bloomin' onion. This time, we opted for the March Special with fries, cheese and steak on top. That was a mistake. The steak was overseasoned and overcooked. The onion became soggy....More

Thank DCJim40
Reviewed 2 March 2017

My wife and I shared a Caesar Salad and a Center Cut Sirloin with baked potato. The steak was tender, tasty and juicy. The employees were very friendly. Not only did our server check on us several times, but the Hostess and the Manager also...More

Thank Frank H
Reviewed 10 November 2016

For a chain I really like this place. You know what ever you order is going to be good and consistent. I always get the filet which is always cooked to my perfection! We ordered a bloomin onion which is always really good as well....More

Thank Jessie R
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We were having a send off after a weekend wedding. Even though this was a chain restaurant the food was good and the server was excellent serving the 6 of us. One surprise was an Australian theme with no draft Fosters?? Something to do with...More

Thank Jerry5567
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

I hate to do this. I really really like outback steakhouses...but the quality here is below average. Tonight I ordered the NY strip with broccoli and mashed potatoes. This is not worth the price. The whole presentation was not desirable. The steak was so so....More

Thank Dave M
OutbackGuestServices, Manager at Outback Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2016

Our food should always be fresh and delicious, and 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 - Arlington, VA". We can then correspond directly over email. Sincerely, Madeline...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
American, Steakhouse, Australian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4821 1st St N, Arlington, VA 22203-2603
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-527-0063
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