National chain rustles up rib eyes, T-bones and fillets in a kid-friendly, Lone Star-inspired setting.. In Short One of the country's most successful steakhouse empires attracts a casual crowd with huge, reasonably priced steak dinners and a tempered Texan milieu (country music and imposing cattle busts). Wise diners turn off their internal calorie counters, as many menu items arrive fried, covered in cheese, or both. A typically rich meal starts with cheese fries, followed by a blue cheese-crusted fillet. Fried cheesecake ends the night on a note of Texas-sized decadence.
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Longhorn is one of the better steak chains. It is the only one in the Mt. Juliet area (an Outback is another 10-15 mins away) and does a brisk business. You can usually count on a 10 minute wait most nights. Parking is just right out front and plentiful.