Outback Steakhouse offers "Turf and Surf" special

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Outback Steakhouse offers steak and lobster tail for $14.99.

Can't decide between a sirloin and a lobster tail? For a limited time at Outback Steakhouse, you can get both for $14.99.

"Yeah, we say it backward," reads an e-mail to subscribers to the Australian-themed restaurant chain's e-mail list. "Our Signature Sirloin and Lobster Tail combo is back for a limited time. Enjoy it with your favorite freshly made side, like a steamy, fully dressed baked potato--or get extra steamy and go undressed. No rules, mate!"

According to Outback Steakhouse, sides are Fresh Steamed Broccoli, Grilled Asparagus, Aussie Fries, Sweet Potato Fries, Fresh Steamed Green Beans, Seasoned Rice, Dressed Baked Potato, Fresh Seasonal Mixed Veggies, Garlic Mashed Potatoes and Sweet Potato with Honey Butter and Brown Sugar.

The Fresh Steamed Broccoli has 108 calories, 71 of which are from fat. It contains 4 grams of fiber, 3 grams of protein and 221 milligrams of sodium.

Fresh Steamed Green Beans contain 55 calories, 25 of which are from fat. They contain 5 grams of fiber, 2 grams of protein and 193 milligrams of sodium.

Fresh Seasonal Mixed Veggies contain 96 calories, 29 of which are from fat. They contain 6 grams of fiber, 3 grams of protein and 153 milligrams of sodium.

The Grilled Asparagus contains 62 calories, 1 of which is from fat. It has 2 grams of fiber, 2 grams of protein and 226 milligrams of sodium.

Seasoned Rice contains 310 calories, 93 of which are from fat. It contains 3 grams of fiber, 6 grams of protein and 1059 milligrams of sodium.

Garlic Mashed Potatoes contain 254 calories, 125 of which are from fat. They contain 5 grams of fiber, 6 grams of protein and 964 milligrams of sodium.

Aussie Fries have 380 calories, 180 of which are from fat. They contain 4 grams of fiber, 5 grams of protein and 531 milligrams of sodium.

Dressed Baked Potato's nutritional profile depends on what you put on it, as does the Sweet Potato. In addition, the steak's nutritional content varies according to size--you get your choice of 6-ounce, 8-ounce, 9-ounce, 11-ounce or 12-ounce. For more information, visit http://www.outback.com/nutrition.

According to Outback Steakhouse, the Signature Sirloin is also known as the Outback Special.