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Outback Steakhouse

48020 Grand River Ave, Novi, MI 48374-1221
+1 248-347-9201
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good48%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“bread” (6 reviews)
“steak dinner” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
48020 Grand River Ave, Novi, MI 48374-1221
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Reviewed 11 January 2018

Birthday celebrations are almost always fun and even more so when accompanies by good food. We called when we began our half hour drive and were put on the waiting list. Our table for 9 was ready when we arrived -- wonderful except that our...More

Thank Audrey F
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Our group of five were here when the blooming onions were free. The restaurant was very busy and we waited quite a while for everything, however, we were fine visiting and talking. Our meals came and three out of the five were not cooked as...More

Thank aprilc289
Reviewed 22 September 2017

It's outback, so it has about as much atmosphere as an Applebees or a Logans, which is not much at all. Very busy for a Thursday night. A remarkably good and tender sirloin "filet" well-seasoned w. pepper and a nice-sized lobster tail. Grilled correctly as...More

Thank Mike_48128
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Sadly this is one of the few locations I've ate at that I can't give a good review to, at least not concerning their steaks. The chicken is fine, bread is good, and beer is cold. That's where the praises stop. The last two times...More

Thank Brian J
OutbackGuestServices, Manager at Outback Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

We feel terrible about your experience. 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 - Novi, MI". We can then correspond directly over email. Sincerely, Madeline Outback Steakhouse

Reviewed 29 May 2017

Our family group of nine had dinner here recently. Some things are outstanding here like coconut shrimp. The ribs were a bit dry and the filets were good but not remarkable. I had to return my filet because it was too rare (I ordered medium...More

Thank Gorton54
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

After being contacted by corporate about my review last month we (the four of us) decided to eat here again. We are so glad we did. All of our meals were excellent. The waitstaff could not have been more accommodating and the manager Mike was...More

Thank GrandpaFrank43
Reviewed 18 April 2017

I always eat here if I am staying in the area. The steaks are always good and I love their coconut shrimps. It is always busy but is not too noisy thanks to the small booths. The staff are proficient and it is a nice...More

Thank Alan J
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Very welcoming and friendly staff, the problem was the meals. Every thing was going well, until our dinners came. We had just been served our salads when our dinners arrived. We asked the waitperson to allow us to finish our salads before serving our dinners,...More

Thank GrandpaFrank43
OutbackGuestServices, Manager at Outback Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017

Hello, 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 - Novi, MI". We can then correspond directly over email. Sincerely, Amy Outback Steakhouse

Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

After a long week, we decided for our last night in Novi to have a steak dinner. We ordered the blooming onion ( yum) and rib eyes. Steaks were ok. One of the steaks, was a little too rare (they ordered med). Waitress took back...More

Thank Lorraine M
Reviewed 22 March 2017

...when I got the endless soup and salad. I don't know if this is an actual policy change or if this waitress was just more generous than the last one. So, I will up my previous rating from 3 stars to 4.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
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: 48020 Grand River Ave, Novi, MI 48374-1221
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Novi
  • Phone Number: +1 248-347-9201
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