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Outback Steakhouse

2616 Derek Dr, Lake Charles, LA 70607-7529
+1 337-477-3161
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good15%
  • Average10%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible13%
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“lobster combo” (2 reviews)
“steak” (17 reviews)
“potato soup” (3 reviews)
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2616 Derek Dr, Lake Charles, LA 70607-7529
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to Outback due to positive experiences elsewhere. Though restaurant not busy the service was very slow. Salad was very good but steaks were had much gristle. Though just traveling through area should have sent them back. Suggest future customers cut into and test their...More

Thank Lucas-Knob
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I took my dad in for lunch today after an extensive Dr. Appt. We sat in the bar area and Justin, who we knew, was our server. He could have been complacent because he knew who we were, but he was on...More

Thank bayoucruisinbelle
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Lunch is served. If you have not visited Outback for lunch, it's time to check it out. They have a lunch menu that has something for everyone and with great prices. If your on the clock and don't have a problem sitting in the bar...More

Thank bayoucruisinbelle
Reviewed 24 December 2017

TIPS: Download the Outback App Bar area seating (First Come) AARP Discounts We arrived after the lunch rush and sat in the Bar Area. Annie is what I refer to as a "Silent Waitress". Meaning - We never had to ask her for anything, she...More

Thank bayoucruisinbelle
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

We waited for 30 mins for a table. Our appetizer came out within a reasonable time however we waited over an hour for our entree after the waitress cleared our appetizer plates. The wait for our entrees was so long that the waitress avoided our...More

Thank candace m
OutbackGuestServices, Guest Relations Manager at Outback Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2017

Hello Candace, This is very concerning. 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 - Lake Charles". We can then correspond directly over email. Sincerely, Amy Outback Steakhouse

Reviewed 10 November 2017

The service, quality of food and atmosphere is unbeatable. Great steaks. We love when they have the lobster combo specials. The salad and bread is also very good. But get there early because crowds gather and after 7pm you will probably have to wait a...More

Thank YoBob536
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Service was great. The food was great. Outback is the only place I can have a drink (blackberry sangria) and it taste so good.

Reviewed 7 November 2017

We have been there for dinner, all type of meat are really well cooked, high quality. Service is good too, we waited a bit because it was really busy. I suggest it for a friend's visit.

Thank Alfredo C
Reviewed 28 October 2017

On a road trip, went to the Outback for dinner, take out. It was a nightmare. Ordered prime rib and a filet, respectively. In the past we have had a lot of issues with take-out at Outback being wrong, so I stayed inside to check...More

Thank robbinbobbin
OutbackGuestServices, Manager at Outback Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

We feel terrible that we disappointed you. 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 - Lake Charles, LA". We can then correspond directly over email. Sincerely, Madeline Outback...More

Reviewed 19 October 2017

We went to Outback and ordered the 6oz. ribeye and the unlimited shrimp. The steaks were perfect, the sides were great. We had garlic shrimp. and fried shrimp. Both were excellent.

Thank gcduhon
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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, Groups
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: 2616 Derek Dr, Lake Charles, LA 70607-7529
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lake Charles
  • Phone Number: +1 337-477-3161
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