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The Capital Grille

310 W Wisconsin Ave, Unit 100W, Milwaukee, WI 53203-2213
+1 414-223-0600
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lobster bisque” (27 reviews)
“steak” (118 reviews)
“porcini” (6 reviews)
Closes in 24 min
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
310 W Wisconsin Ave, Unit 100W, Milwaukee, WI 53203-2213
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Reviewed today

For the prices they charge, you would think they know how to cook a steak! Mine ordered medium rare, over cooked to medium plus. Sent back, 2nd rendition, under cooked to RARE! Is it to much to ask to have a steak cooked to a...More

Thank kevin01troy
Reviewed 4 days ago

What a pleasant surprise this place was! I accepted an invitation for dinner with friends not realizing this was a fine dining establishment. Greeted promptly, seated promptly, served promptly. Our server was friendly and knowledgeable. I had the pan seared jumbo sea scallops with asparagus...More

Thank Cindy S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited on a Tuesday night, so fairly slow. Service was quick and attentive. Interior was nicely decorated and appeared clean. Table ordered calamari for appetizer. Was just average. For the meal order the chicken, veal chop and filet and lobster. Everything was good, but not...More

Thank Tracy M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Restaurant had great food and steak were excellent. service was very good however the prices were above the expectations

Thank eligorovici
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food, service and wine are always outstanding. Love it here and will most definitely continue to go back.

Thank Christine B
Reviewed 1 week ago

When ever we go downtown for a show this is the place elegant and awesome food!!!! Alittle pricey but it is downtown Milwaukee. The service is excellent and they are on par to your night activities a definitely must if you are in town!!!

Thank wthorgersen
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited for the first time during Downtown Dining Week with a group of friends. Great service. It was crowded though. Great food though my entree was so-so. I had the sirloin hash. There was only one potato in the whole dish. I commented to my...More

Thank ScenicSights
Reviewed 1 week ago

I came here on a Sunday when many other place nearby like the Chop House are closed. It was worth it. I had a drink in the bar while they prepped a table, then sat down and had a very pleasant and attentive server lay...More

Thank Lear70
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had an early dinner here on Sunday, May 20th to celebrate my son's college graduation. Although we arrived early for our reservation, we were seated fairly quickly by the very friendly (and happy) front-desk staff. We were seated at a table that they had...More

Thank JilConrad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the most amazing dinner! !! ....the entire table felt that we had just experienced one of the best meals we had ever had at a restaurant. I'll list the treats, 4 types of bread in a basket with plate of butter.. yum! Crock...More

Thank Vickie R
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Kim P
27 August 2017|
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Response from DrMike60 | Reviewed this property |
Don't wear anything you wouldn't wear to church. Shorts, T-shirts and ripped jeans are out! Some dress up but everyone dresses nicely. Don't embarrass your date. Enjoy!!
23 April 2017|
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Response from Kleitus | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do!!!
Dennis A
25 February 2015|
Response from Richard S | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure about lobster alone. As part of a "surf and turf" a 5 oz lobster tail and 8oz filet is around $50.00. This last weekend they had a special with a South African lobster tail and the filet at about 10oz for... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$60 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 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
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 310 W Wisconsin Ave, Unit 100W, Milwaukee, WI 53203-2213
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-223-0600
  • E-mail
Milwaukee has come intoits own. With world-class architecture, a buoyant lakefront, superb art museum and ever-growing fine dining scene. Which is about to become even finer.Enjoy our legendarydry aged steaks, chops and fresh seafood. 5,000 or so award winning wines. And, sublime desserts. All in an atmosphere of relaxed elegance. All just steps from the vibrant RiverWalk, Midwest Airlines Center and U.S. Cellular Arena.The Capital Grille Milwaukee. Because one unforgettable experience deserves another.
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