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Capital M

No.2 Qianmen Street, Pedestrian Area, Beijing 196135, China
+86 10 6702 2727
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
No.2 Qianmen Street, Pedestrian Area, Beijing 196135, China
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We held high expectations for Capital M having visited its sister in Shanghai some years ago and the Australian connection. Cutting to the chase we were disappointed with the food. While the dishes are well constructed the execution was very mediocre. The service was outstanding...More

1  Thank Webster27
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were a group of more than 10 pax. It was a good start with great soup and appetizer and M salad. However, the main course was a letdown. 1) Venison: best amongst the rest, but no wow factor 2) Cod: not too bad but...More

Thank Ryan T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very well located restaurant, which is close to Tiananmen Square. I have read in previous reviews that the View was super, but, I found View is nothing special, They have a varied menu, which incorporates many different dishes from different cuisines..with some...More

Thank Vladimir de Sou... V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Finding a restaurant in Beijing where English is spoken is somewhat of a challenge, however we were recommended this restaurant by our travel company and what a treat! It offers lovely views from the balcony for pre dinner drinks and the food and service was...More

Thank J0andCraig
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

High recommendations for Capital M are well deserved. The food is basically modern European with French influences. Service was a bit inattentive but eager to please when present. Overall a nice experience.

Thank FredRo1948
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having been to sister restaurant M on the Bund I had high expectations - and on every level Capital M delivered - from the elegant environment, warm welcome and qualiy of food. It is smaller than the Shanghai M but seriously holds its own. Will...More

Thank wstokes1965
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Capital M has been our go-to place for family celebrations and those all too rare date-nights. We went today for their weekend brunch and it was scrumptuous, as usual! The service is great and the view is incomparable and the menu changes with the seasons,...More

Thank LorinaBarbalas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great location. Great service. Great atmosphere. However they may be relying on those attributes too much as the food failed to impress! Braised short rib was over cooked and tough. Lamb was equally overlooked but flavor was good. Management was impressive however when brought to...More

3  Thank Macman2222
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Beautiful restaurant, with a great view over Tiananmen. All of the food was top quality from house smoked salmon and fois gras to a roasted lamb shoulder good enough to make you weep. Excellent wine list with some available by the glass and carafe. There...More

Thank 888SAF
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

On Tienanmen Square, located with a beautiful view, you will get here to celebrate something. Great value of foods, great wines from all old and new world. We had the best filet of China. Initial Prosecco could be much better, in Italy there are hundreds...More

1  Thank Francesco F
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Are children welcome? I want to bring my 9 year old daughter.
7 May 2017|
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Response from TeamCapM | Property representative |
Hi GG Traveler, children are most welcome at Capital M, we have a separate children's menu available for kids under 12 if needed. For reservations please (86 10) 6702 2727 or you can book online via our website. Happy dining.
Do they have a dress code?
6 March 2017|
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Response from rdinbj | Reviewed this property |
No. Smart casual is more appropriate though!
The B
Hi, Can we come to Capital M just for an evening drink on the terrace? Thanks/Nick
24 September 2016|
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Response from HKeater | Reviewed this property |
Fine for drinks if you don't mind inconsiderate diners who use the terrace as a smoking area.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No.2 Qianmen Street, Pedestrian Area, Beijing 196135, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Beijing>  > Chongwenmen
  • Neighbourhood: Chongwenmen
  • Phone Number: +86 10 6702 2727
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