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Outback Steakhouse

1390 Interstate Dr, Cookeville, TN 38501-4129
+1 931-372-2145
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible10%
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“steak” (20 reviews)
“salad” (10 reviews)
“fries” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:30All hours
American, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
1390 Interstate Dr, Cookeville, TN 38501-4129
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Reviewed 4 days ago

First time the Filet Mignon arrived at our table it was raw although it was ordered medium. The second steak arrived on the same plate with the blood pool from the raw steak and the lukewarm veggies. And the steak was well done this time....More

Thank Jackie R
OutbackGuestServices, Manager at Outback Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Jackie, We're sorry to hear that there were some issues with your food. 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 - Cookeville, TN". We can then correspond...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staff was friendly and courteous. Meal was delivered to table on time . My steak was too salty, baked potato and salad was very good. My husbands dinner of baby back ribs was just average due to the fact they were very chewy and tough....More

Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Traveling on business and had the best experience at the bar. Hallie was an excellent bartender and server. Will definitely be back!

Thank baldwinlocal
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We enjoyed our time at Outback, and our server did well making sure we had everything we ordered as party of 7. We had many requests and they met every one. I enjoyed my side salad and quesadilla, and everyone enjoyed their meal. I have...More

Thank KarenTweetypie
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Honestly, my husband & I went because Outback had a coupon for a free appetizer for a HOG rally attendee. We were pleasantly surprised that our waiter was so knowledgeable, knew the menu so well, & provided great service. We got our free blooming onion,...More

Thank Angela G
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Very fast service and great food. We are seniors and often split meals and they brought extra plates, etc. Our chicken was wonderful. One person in our group is pretty particular about her food, especially seafood, and she had a combo steak and crab legs...More

Thank sandiricks
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Stopped here for supper on our way to Vanderbilt Hospital, where our Son was having surgery next day. Got a good steak and salad. Service was good and food was to our table in a timely manner. Will eat here again next time in Cookville.

Thank webbfoot
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

We decided to have dinner at Outback Steakhouse because we haven't been in one since we left Florida many years ago. We ordered Prime Rib and were very disappointed : the meat was extremely tough and we could barely chew it. The cheese fries were...More

Thank Pupperle
OutbackGuestServices, Manager at Outback Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

This isn't the experience we wanted you to have. 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 - Cookeville, TN". We can then correspond directly over email. Sincerely, Madeline...More

Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We ordered a full rack of ribs with fries and some shrimp. The fries that came with the ribs where so salted down we couldn't eat them. The shrimp just tasted like it was covered in pepper. The ribs were pink inside not fall off...More

Thank Michael S
OutbackGuestServices, Guest Relations Manager at Outback Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Hi Michael, We appreciate you writing about your recent visit with us. Please take a moment to email us at news@outback.com with the subject: TripAdvisor Review – Cookeville, TN so we can follow up with you. Thank you, Leah Outback Steakhouse

Reviewed 4 April 2017

We stopped here for a late lunch/early dinner. We had great service. I had the prime rib and it was delicious. The house made blue cheese dressing on the salad was great, too. Service was terrific. I will go back the next time I travel...More

Thank Jules C
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maryjane c
24 March 2017|
Response from Jb13373 | Reviewed this property |
I believe you can for a large group. I have eaten there with 12 people, but I was not the one that made the arrangements.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1390 Interstate Dr, Cookeville, TN 38501-4129
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Cookeville
  • Phone Number: +1 931-372-2145
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