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Outback Steakhouse

1905 Waddle Rd, State College, PA 16803-1639
+1 814-861-7801
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good30%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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Open Now
07:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1905 Waddle Rd, State College, PA 16803-1639
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The service was excellent. The staff was friendly and outgoing. The prime rib was a little too fatty for my liking( and I know that comes with prime rib). The chicken was over done.

Thank James M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My order was the strip steak and french fries. Now, I don't know about you but if I'm paying nearly $25 for a steak, you'd think that they could manage to serve hot french fries!? They were luke-warm at best. And yes, I could send...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Late afternoon Friday arrival. Not busy at all. Our server was FANTASTIC (Kaylee S). Very prompt, friendly, courteous and attentive but not overbearing. The bartender (Jason) made the best peach tea we ever had at an Outback. Food arrived in good time and was well...More

Thank Bob R
Reviewed 25 March 2017

It's a chain so you know it's consistent. With a chain I always know it's the staff that make a difference. Bartender here was friendly made a nice end of travel day on my business trip

Thank MJarman
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I have mixed feelings about this one. The service was excellent, but the food not so much. The steak was wayyy over seasoned and it was very obvious that it had been frozen..the look, texture, and the taste screamed frozen. The loaded mashed potatoes were...More

Thank Aklingl
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Our food was ok. I thought the steak was a bit too spicy but I think that is their style. My real complaint was with the server. She was horrible. They were by no means busy and we didn't see her again after she gave...More

Thank Electraglide2005
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We visited here at approximately 7:30 on a Saturday evening and only had a short 15 minute wait at the bar before we were seated. Mine wife had a dinner salad and my daughter had a small fillet that was pretty small and a little...More

Thank Buckibbq
Reviewed 19 February 2017

I asked for steak sauce - was told all they have is A1. Really? At a steak house? Strike 1. I ordered a burger and fries. Fries were limp and tasteless. Strike 2. I also ordered their house salad. I usually top with ranch and...More

Thank pukfan
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Went on a Saturday at 230 and they said 30 min wait and there were a bunch of tables open ands their parking lot was even empty wtf?! I'll go to Altoona before I go to state college, if I even ever go back to...More

Thank Tanya F
Reviewed 29 November 2016

We had a very nice dinner here while staying at the Holiday Inn Express that is next door. We have come to expect good quality and value from Outback Steakhouses and this one did not disappoint.

Thank Larry L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1905 Waddle Rd, State College, PA 16803-1639
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  State College
  • Phone Number: +1 814-861-7801
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