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Capitol Lunch

510 Main St, New Britain, CT 06051-1812
+1 860-229-8237
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good47%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“meat sauce” (13 reviews)
“onion rings” (6 reviews)
“sauerkraut” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Fast food
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LOCATION
510 Main St, New Britain, CT 06051-1812
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1 - 10 of 83 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

very good dogs, fast and affordable, not ATM only cash but still very good. friendly staff, the sauce its very good and tasty. the burger not for my taste.

Thank Juan S
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Historic New Britain Hot Dog and fast food restaurant. Easy street parking in front and across street there is a parking lot. Fast friendly and the food is good.

Thank Rome J
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Must visit if you want a great food experience seems like a fast food set-up but its a classic lunch spot.

Thank Kbox B
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

Let's face it....... it's not as great as it used to be.....the meat sauce isn't as good BUT it's still terrific. Great friendly staff, clean but not fancy, great dogs, super sauerkraut and the hard to find WONDERFUL steamed burger. ALWAYS great to walk in...More

Thank elaine499
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Cappy dogs are an area staple. Mustard,onions and sauce is the way to go. They serve Martin Rosal hotdog which are locally made. One of my favorites.

Thank Neemr22
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

The ultimate hot dog - cheap good and delicious ... can't beT thus place... hot dogs have that Snap when you bite into them ... perfect hot dog heaven... have it anyway you like it, try their Special sauce

Thank JJFlash7
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Has it really been less than 2 years since I last had a mediocre hot dog, actually 2, from Capitol Lunch? My how time and my memory have flown. The clientele looks about the same as on my last visit and so does the decor....More

Thank westie2
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I've been going to Capitol Lunch on and off for over 50 yrs and their dogs and sauce has remained consistent as far as my taste buds can tell. Low key casual dining area but the focus is on the great hot dogs. Onion rings...More

Thank Dave C
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Hot dog heaven.... plain and simple... old time favorite has been here for about 50 years... great hot dogs with your choice of topping or their old standard Famous Sauce... perfect snap when you bite down ... Can't go wrong...πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘

Thank JJFlash7
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

On this Monday February 27 was my very first visit to Capitol Lunch. I have seen this establishment on one of the travel shows and must say I was not disappointed. The hot dog was just the right portion for me. The special sauce was...More

Thank Rosemary L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 510 Main St, New Britain, CT 06051-1812
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Britain
  • Phone Number: +1 860-229-8237
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