Outback Steakhouse

5 ratings
$$ • Restaurant, Steakhouse
Reported to have a gluten-free menu

Warning

This is a chain, which typically means a high risk of cross-contact. It may not be possible to dine safely at this establishment.

Safety Rating
2 ratings

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191 Berdan Avenue
Wayne, NJ 07470

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**UPDATE: Returned to give them another chance. Halfway through dinner, my daughter noticed a French fry on my plate underneath my ribs. It appears to have come from one of the other non gluten free plates. I would not go back. Although they do their best to avoid cross contamination, my last visit makes me question how safe for celiacs. After ordering from GF menu and reiterating gluten free several times, the salad that I ordered without croutons (and repeated it) was contaminated. I got halfway through the salad before finding a crouton. I give them 3 stars for effort and because the manager was extremely apologetic, comped my meal and gave us a $20 coupon. Proceed with caution.

Celiac friendly?

No

Updated 5 years ago read full review

Celiac

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The Chicken & Ribs was delicious and it was wonderful to be able to eat dessert. The Chocolate Thunder tasted great. The waitress was terrific and friendly and knew exactly what I could eat. What a pleasant change.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 9 years ago read full review

Celiac

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We have dined here many times and the food and servers are wonderful.

Updated 11 years ago read full review

This establishment is NOT a dedicated gluten-free facility and may not be safe for those with celiac disease. Please contact the establishment directly to inquire about safety precautions.

Gluten-Free Features

  • Gluten-Free Menu

Categories

  • Dinner
  • Late Night
  • Restaurant
  • Steakhouse

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Food is good but cross contamination too often.

Updated 12 years ago read full review

Reviews of this Chain

Celiac

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We ate here and nobody got sick! My daughter is a very super sensitive celiac so we hardly ever go out to eat. Her brother has celiac too. We were out of town for a tournament and I spoke with the manager on the phone and at the restaurant and they reassured me they would take precautions. She had the grilled salmon, baked potato and house salad. My son had grilled shrimp and a 1/2 rack of ribs. We all loved our meals and are thankful nobody had any reactions. We made sure we went early, (4:30) so the chef wouldn’t be as busy.

Safety


How confident are you that this establishment takes safety precautions against cross-contact?

— Very

Quality & Quantity


Is there a gluten-free menu?

— Separate gluten-free menu

How much of the menu is available gluten-free?

— Most/All

How would you rate the taste and quality of the gluten-free food you tried?

— Excellent

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Second time I ended up sick at this establishment. Ordered gluten free, started with salad. Third bite discovered small bits of croutons all through the salad. They must have just picked the larger pieces off. Ended up getting sick in the parking lot.NOT OK.

Quality & Quantity


Is there a gluten-free menu?

— Separate gluten-free menu

Celiac

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Good gluten free menu. They did bring my side salad with croutons but quickly brought me a new one when I reminded them it needed to be gluten free. The main meal (Alice Springs Chicken) was good.

Safety


How confident are you that this establishment takes safety precautions against cross-contact?

— Somewhat

Quality & Quantity


Is there a gluten-free menu?

— Separate gluten-free menu

How much of the menu is available gluten-free?

— Most/All

How would you rate the taste and quality of the gluten-free food you tried?

— Excellent

Celiac

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Went to outback last night and was definitely sick before I even left the restaurant. I mentioned that I have celiac disease before ordering. Plus the food was not quality. Didn’t enjoy eating it and definitively didn’t enjoy the effects I’m feeling the next day. This is the second time I’ve gotten sick from eating at this location.

Safety


How confident are you that this establishment takes safety precautions against cross-contact?

— Not at all

Quality & Quantity


Is there a gluten-free menu?

— Separate gluten-free menu

How much of the menu is available gluten-free?

— Some

How would you rate the taste and quality of the gluten-free food you tried?

— Poor

Celiac

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As a Celiac the only truly safe food here is the steamed veggies and baked potato. They are very good and a decent choice when eating out with non-celiacs. The chance for cross-contamination and/or gluten in the other dishes is risky.

Safety


How confident are you that this establishment takes safety precautions against cross-contact?

— Somewhat

Quality & Quantity


How much of the menu is available gluten-free?

— Not Much/None

How would you rate the taste and quality of the gluten-free food you tried?

— Excellent

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