Outback Steakhouse® Welcomes 'Mates' in South Naples with Newly Designed Restaurant

New Location Donating 50% of Opening Day Sales to Golisano Children's Hospital of Southwest Florida

Apr 16, 2014, 09:03 ET from Outback Steakhouse

NAPLES, Fla., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Outback Steakhouse® is debuting its newest restaurant location in South Naples, Florida, opening its doors at 11 a.m. on Monday, April 21. To show its support of the local community, 50% of the restaurant's opening day sales (up to $5,000.00) will benefit Golisano Children's Hospital of Southwest Florida. The new restaurant will serve lunch daily and will be the first in the Naples area to feature a new "Modern Australia" design both inside and out.

"We're thrilled to be the newest neighbor in South Naples and to set roots in this community," said Mike Esposito, Local Proprietor, Outback Steakhouse®. "We've expanded our Outback family to include nearly 100 local residents at this new location."

To mark the official grand opening, the South Naples Outback restaurant is inviting local area residents to attend a ribbon cutting ceremony with the Collier County Chamber of Commerce at 11 a.m. on April 21. Guests can also enjoy live music by Collier County's Lely High School Marching Band at 3 p.m.

The South Naples Outback will feature a "Modern Australia" design with decor that mirrors the indigenous flora and fauna, adventure, geography and leisure of modern day Australia. Guests will 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 new bar will also feature customized seating and furnishings and is connected directly to the outdoor dining patio.

Customers will be able to enjoy a wide variety of fast and affordable lunch options including lunch combos such as the Classic Outback Burger or Chicken Artichoke Flatbread for just $7.99, or the new Aussie Fish, Steak or Chicken Tacos for just $8.99. Plus, for a limited time guests can enjoy Outback's new Wood-Fire Grill menu – a 3-course deal grilled to sizzling perfection starting at $11.99. Start with a soup or signature side salad, choose a wood-fire grilled entree such as Parmesan-Herb Crusted Wood-Fire Grilled Chicken and one side, then finish off the meal with either the Classic Cheesecake or Carrot Cake.

The South Naples Outback Steakhouse® is located at 9975 Triangle Boulevard, South Naples, Fla. and is open from 11 a.m.10 p.m. daily. Call-ahead seating is available by calling the restaurant at (239) 732-1351. For on-the-go guests, Curbside Takeaway is available by calling the restaurant or placing your order online. 

For more information about Outback Steakhouse®, please visit www.outback.com, www.facebook.com/outback or follow us on Twitter @Outback.

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 Golisano Children's Hospital of Southwest Florida

Golisano Children's Hospital of Southwest Florida is a state-of-the-art, family-centered, full-service "hospital-within-a-hospital." Currently located at HealthPark Medical Center, plans are under way to build a stand-alone facility dedicated to the unique health care needs of children. For more information, please visit www.childrenshospitalgoal.org.

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