We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Outback Steakhouse

8117 Georgia St, Merrillville, IN 46410-6224
+1 219-736-8995
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good25%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
American, Steakhouse
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
8117 Georgia St, Merrillville, IN 46410-6224
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (78)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 76 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went two different occasions lately and the service was terrible. First time for lunch on a Sunday. Our waiter took forever to take our orders, then never came back until we asked another waiter to fine him. Then he never came to see how...More

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

Hello Patty, This is not the experience we wanted for you at all. 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 - Merrillville, IN". We can then correspond directly...More

Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

This place has some good reviews on here..I don't know how. There was 8 of us. First after we ordered.. approximately 10 minutes later our waitress came out and said they were out of ribs. Two people had ordered them so had to find something...More

Thank Mary B
OutbackGuestServices, Guest Relations Manager at Outback Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Hello Mary, 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 - Merrillville, IN". We can then correspond directly over email. Sincerely, Amy Outback Steakhouse

Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

This place was amazing. Everyone that was in from out of town couldn't believe how nice it was for an outback. I will totally be bringing clients back here again soon. And the food was cooked to perfection.

Thank KJ B
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Outback is always busy no matter what city you are in! So, expect a wait especially when going there at peak times such as a Saturday evening. The reason they are busy is because they serve good food for a family/couple on a budget. I...More

Thank Bonnie A
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Didn't know what to expect as many people had mixed reviews.... I must say I was quite impressed. I have 22 oz tea bone , was cooked to perfection.... juicy and just the right amount of crisp, and tender....just which there were more tv besides...More

Thank kthom29
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

I used to love Outback. The last 3 times I was there, my steak was chewy and grisly. So after these three episodes I haven't gone back. Hopefully the new restaurant will be better. I'll try them soon and report back. In the meantime I've...More

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

I guess it was just opened, because we came twice and the place had a wait of 1,5 hours. We came on Saturday around 7 pm it was crowded with 1 hour wait, then next day as we were staying nearby, the same story although...More

Thank OxanaPeace
Reviewed 10 February 2017

after placing my appetizer order of raw tuna the waitress kept coming back every 10 min. telling me how sorry she was that my order had not been filled this went on for about an hour while I was waiting I saw several people just...More

Thank Charles G
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Food quality/preparation has been inconsistent on several visits. This restaurant, as mentioned, will be moving to a more visible location probably this spring or summer. Hope they improve the kitchen quality

Thank Gerald R
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Our first time here, we belong to Dine Rewards & Outback is one of the restaurants in the program. Our food was OK but the service was not the greatest! Lots of workers but they stand around and talk or do nothing. Dirty tables and...More

Thank tagent22
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Portillo's
402 reviews
.48 km away
Abuelo's
155 reviews
.18 km away
Gamba Ristorante
105 reviews
.76 km away
Old Chicago
135 reviews
.35 km away
Nearby Attractions
Star Plaza Theatre
91 reviews
.40 km away
Southlake Mall
26 reviews
1.44 km away
Funflatables
20 reviews
1.47 km away
Bar Louie Merrillville
11 reviews
.12 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Linda G
10 November 2016|
Answer
Response from Catherine L | Reviewed this property |
On the west side of I-65, South side of route 30 near Abeulos.
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8117 Georgia St, Merrillville, IN 46410-6224
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Merrillville
  • Phone Number: +1 219-736-8995
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing