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Outback Steakhouse

2485 Vista Way, Oceanside, CA 92054-6168
+1 760-754-8825
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good34%
  • Average28%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible6%
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American, Steakhouse
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2485 Vista Way, Oceanside, CA 92054-6168
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Called the restaurant.. asked if they had the steak and lobster deal that was advertised. The girl said yes. Then called back and made reservation only to find out we really didn’t need one when we arrived as there wasn’t anyone but a few tables...More

Thank Andrea F
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

We used to visit this place frequently but lately our dining experience has been less than impressive. I do believe this last visit convinced me I will not be returning . When the bill for the meal is over $75 dollars and the food comes...More

Thank T L
OutbackGuestServices, Guest Relations Manager at Outback Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2018

Hello, We’re very disappointed that your visit ended up this way. We'd like to review this further if you could please take a moment to email us at news@outback.com with the subject: TripAdvisor Review – Oceanside, CA so we can follow up with you directly....More

Reviewed 21 December 2017

We normally don't go to Outback because we are not big steak eaters but my son had given us a gift certificate. The restaurant is standard Outback, somewhat dark with central bar and booths/tables all around. I ordered the rib eye which came done just...More

Thank Traveling_Retirees
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We were eating here 2x/mo. but some chintzy policies and our extensive travel, changed that for the last 6 or so months. Wife wanted to go for her birthday, so we drove the 15 plus miles to this unit (Poway one is a bit closer)....More

Thank ranles76
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Stopped here on our way to San Diego. We got seated quickly and were attended to very shortly. The salads were quite good, as they usually are at Outback. Our steaks were done to perfection and the baked potatoes were very good also. We were...More

Thank g3times
Reviewed 28 July 2017

We arrived at 6 pm on Wed with a call ahead table" & no one else waiting. The place was 1/2 empty, but it still took 10 min for out "table to be ready". We ordered the crab & steak and crabcakes with slaw. The...More

Thank Bchgrl9
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Always loved going to Outback Steakhouse - it was such a treat and something to look forward to. On a visit to the Oceanside location on July 3rd for my birthday dinner, my husband and I arrived without reservations expecting to wait to be seated....More

Thank L C
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Outback here has very good service and the menu works for me. Steaks are tender and tasty. I got baby backs dry, the way I like them. They make a very good clam chowder, a nice way to start.

Thank Alan K
Reviewed 24 April 2017

As a tourist we normally find Outback's as they represent good value for a reasonable steak. Here we weren't disappointed food was fine despite some other diners stating they didn't think much to it. It was apparent a Texas Roadhouse had recently opened about 300...More

Thank Simon F
Reviewed 23 March 2017

have been there twice and both times our dinner was very good.a large variety of dinner selections and loved the salads

Thank edheffner46
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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
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2485 Vista Way, Oceanside, CA 92054-6168
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oceanside
  • Phone Number: +1 760-754-8825
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