Outback Steakhouse Reviews

Updated Aug 13, 2020

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3.6
70%
Recommend to a Friend
74%
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Outback Steakhouse President Gregg Scarlett
Gregg Scarlett
340 Ratings
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  • "Long hours can be a struggle must nothing different that every other restaurant leadership career(in 142 reviews)

  • "low price menu items lead to low table totals(in 51 reviews)

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  1. "Wonderful Company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Literally Everything 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Outback Steakhouse part-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Fun place to work, face paced, management genuinely cares. This company supports it employees from a corporate level.

    Cons

    The work is hard. Women are often looked over.

  2. "Coworkers become family"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Key Manager 

    I have been working at Outback Steakhouse full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Very close relationship with coworkers and managers

    Cons

    Kitchen staff is inconsistent with food quality


  3. "Would recommend"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Outback Steakhouse part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Team oriented, great management, room for growth

    Cons

    Corporate doesn’t take care of its employees

  4. "Amazing workplace"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Server/Headwait in Charlotte, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Outback Steakhouse full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Amazing job with amazing people with top-of-the-line equipment and fresh never Frozen fruits and vegetables to make the best dressings and dips etc.

    Cons

    Honestly the only kind I can think of for this restaurant would be the changes due to which the restaurant has no fault on whatsoever.

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  5. "Outback"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Host 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Outback Steakhouse part-time

    Pros

    Easy to make friends and overall friendly atmosphere

    Cons

    Income, Management, Stressful, Hours, Lack of breaks

  6. "Fun"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Prep Cook 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Outback Steakhouse part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great people, good hard work. Good quality ingredients to work with. Front of house and back of house are both busy and full jobs

    Cons

    Physical labor is at a 8 as a prep cook! It can get intense!

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  7. "Awesome"

    5.0
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Waitor 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Outback Steakhouse part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Atmosphere is awesome, loved working here

    Cons

    Nothing was bad about my experience

  8. "Great Starting Restaurant"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Server 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Outback Steakhouse full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great food and environment to work.

    Cons

    Very corporate but still a fun place to work

  9. "Good Place Good People"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Server in Winchester, VA

    I worked at Outback Steakhouse part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good People hard to break into the social circle but once youre in youre family

    Cons

    Management at times was difficult

  10. "enjoyed the company"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Hostess in Bluffton, IN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Outback Steakhouse part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    discounted steak, nice culture, recognized brand

    Cons

    low per hour pay, tough schedule at times

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