LEE VISTA, Fla., June 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Outback Steakhouse® debuted its newest restaurant in Lee Vista on Monday, June 27 at 11 a.m. To show its support of the local community, a portion of the restaurant's opening day sales benefitted Santiago and Friends, which provides culturally responsive, family centered interventions for individuals with autism spectrum disorders through the services of early intervention and behavior analysis. The restaurant is the newest addition to the Lee Vista Promenade and features an updated "Modern Australia" design both inside and out.
To mark the official grand opening, the restaurant held a ribbon cutting ceremony with the Orlando Regional Chamber of Commerce.
"We're thrilled to be the newest neighbor here in Lee Vista," said Rick Ortega, Local Proprietor, Outback Steakhouse. "We enjoyed welcoming our friends and neighbors on grand opening day with delicious food and being able to give back to a great organization."
The restaurant features a "Modern Australia" design with décor that mirrors the indigenous flora and fauna, adventure, geography and leisure of modern day Australia. Guests can also enjoy a spacious, energetic bar area that includes a community table – a great place to meet up with friends and enjoy specialty beer, wine and hand-crafted cocktails. The bar also features customized seating and furnishings and is connected directly to the outdoor dining patio.
The new Outback is located at 6845 S. Semoran Blvd. and is open from 11 a.m. – 10 p.m. Sunday – Thursday and 11 a.m. – 11 p.m. Friday – Saturday. To join the wait list before you even arrive, receive exclusive offers, and choose how and when you want to pay the bill, download Outback's new mobile app for free at www.outback.com/app.
About Outback Steakhouse
Outback Steakhouse® starts fresh every day to create the flavors that our mates crave. Best known for grilled steaks, chicken and seafood, Outback also offers a wide variety of crisp salads and freshly made soups and sides. New creations and grilled classics are made from scratch daily using only the highest quality ingredients sourced from around the world. For more information, please visit www.outback.com or http://www.facebook.com/outback.
About Santiago and Friends
Santiago & Friends | Family Center for Autism addresses the welfare of Central Florida children and education advancement priorities for Latino Leadership. Through Santiago & Friends Latino Leadership works to address a gap in service for families touched by autism in a linguistically- and culturally-sensitive manner. Focusing primarily on ABA Therapies, Santiago & Friends empowers parents to be the voice for their child and be a major component of their therapy program. For more information, please visit www.santiagoandfriends.com.
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