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The Capital Grille

1 Garden State Plaza, Paramus, NJ 07652-2404
+1 201-845-7040
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
1 Garden State Plaza, Paramus, NJ 07652-2404
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my first visit to a Capital Grille. I was very pleased with the entire experience from the complimentary valet parking to the food and especially the service. As you might expect, the menu is surf-and-turf, but with a bit too much "surf" for...More

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Reviewed 12 February 2018

Had dinner reservations here for an early Valentine's Day dinner celebration. Our waiter Franklin was impeccable with his service and making sure we had everything we needed during our dinner (we hope our tip reflected our happiness with him!). Best lobster bisque we ever had...creamy...More

Thank MiseryEE
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

The good is amazing ..... The selection of wine is amazing .... But one of the steaks was not rightly served...When complaint they reheated which is not how it is done. Paid 10% tip..The server didnt like it.... So I didnt like it too....

Thank Duparts
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

The service and food were amazing! We went for my birthday and everything was great! Even though this is a chain restaurant they make each guest feel welcomed ! It's expensive but worth it!

Thank elizabethfC1476KT
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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Meat was tender Kids meal was tasteful Service was very good Maybe a little too much salt in everything Still a little pricey when you are a foreigner

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Personalized service, a birthday card and a comp dessert. The details and care taken by the service staff are top notch. Hostess not so much or friendly at all, glad it ended there with her-called our name wrong twice and put the menus down on...More

Thank Craig S
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

My first visit to The Capital Grille was for a ladies luncheon. Our party of fifteen fit perfectly into a small cozy private room. The servers were attentive. The pan fried calamari with hot cherry peppers appetizer and the seared salmon salad with avocado, mango...More

Thank TripTips14
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

My wife took me for my BD. Was going to have a steak as I did last year, but I saw the Lamb rib/chop on the menu. It was to die for!! Also there French onion soup is on of the best I have tasted.

Thank tbirdhs
Reviewed 28 November 2017

I was so looking forward to this dinner, but when I left this restaurant I couldn’t get over how poor service ruined our experience. We ordered our steaks slightly less than medium so they would not be over cooked, because the last time we were...More

Thank Sue Y
Reviewed 19 November 2017

This was such a disappointment! The best part was our waitress Rachel V who did a wonderful job serving us. Nothing from appetizers, soup, salad or the entrees was great, just average.The porterhouse was not medium well, and the seared halibut was a small piece...More

Thank Denise C
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16 December 2014|
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Response from irishwhiskey135 | Reviewed this property |
I would have to say that for a dinner for 2 nothing less than $150 .
16 December 2014|
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Response from Ed O | Reviewed this property |
Average price 4 two without alcohol Drinks including dessert & tip Should average $125.00.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Garden State Plaza, Paramus, NJ 07652-2404
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Paramus
  • Phone Number: +1 201-845-7040
You are cordially invited to join us for an evening or afternoon of relaxed elegance and exceptional cuisine. Our impressive menu of nationally renowned dry aged steaks and the freshest of seafood will ignite your culinary imagination as our award-winning wine list of more than 5,000 bottles awakens your inner sommelier. And as our gracious, knowledgeable servers delight you with their uncanny ability to anticipate your every need, you’ll experience firsthand why the American Culinary Federation recently bestowed upon us their "Achievement of Excellence Award." Whether you're celebrating a special occasion or hosting a business luncheon or dinner, we can help you flawlessly pull off any private dining event. Our event planning staff has extensive experience and the ideal materials to work with—a capital setting, distinctive food and unmatched service. Located at Garden State Plaza.
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