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The Capital Grille

900 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02115-3101
+1 617-262-8900
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
900 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02115-3101
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Reviewed 2 days ago

From the moment I walked in I felt like I was in a Field Grade Officers' Closed Mess or the faculty club of a major university. The display of wine was impressive and the calming effect of the carefully arranged lighting and the dark wood...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 2 days ago

Food was great,server was very friendly. I've worked in fine dining for many years as server and trainer. What I saw just blew me away and that it is allowed in this establishment. It seems they are not sure to serve from the left or...More

Thank Mary F
Reviewed 5 days ago

Staff were super friendly. Food was great. Steal and lobster was fantastic. Loved it and would recommend it. Price is not cheap but well worth it if you like good food.

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good meat. Of course. For the price. Truffles fries: why not. But after all, not a good idea. Service ok. One of the waiter - of athletic size - softly but firmly accompanied a lady who apparently enjoyed the house cocktails too much. An funny...More

Thank AdvaloremPartne... F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We all wanted to have a good steak and the capital grille was on our recommended list restaurants in Boston. We had a reservation so we got a good table, service was fast and friendly. I tried the menu which was a good deal and...More

1  Thank jcbueno1
Reviewed 1 week ago

BRILLIANT... worth every penny. booked in advance and was one of the best meals we have ever had in the USA

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went here before I turned vegetarian, and the steaks are absolutely delicious! The portions are big and they have such good side dishes like the spinach and potatoes. However, when they brought my dad's dish it was undercooked, or so it seemed. They took...More

Thank DespinaKa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four of us arrived for dinner on an early Sunday evening. The Capital Grille is a high-end steakhouse, much like Morton's or Ruth's Chris. The pricing is also similar. For starters, we had the lettuce wedge with blue cheese dressing and bits of bacon, as...More

Thank Parker871
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always a great time when I come here and the service is amazing. Honestly, my favorite place to get steak or lamb. We came here for my father's 60th and everyone found something on the menu they liked; even my 14 yr old niece. Okay...More

Thank Reesie C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I didn't know it before , but apparently this The Capital Grille is one of the first original ones ... check it out if you can! So if I am right, there is a double treat eating hear, because on top a great meal you...More

Thank Diego K
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Response from DevorahLeah | Reviewed this property |
My experience is similar to others who responded on this page. I saw kids at the restaurant when I ate there, but there were no kids' menus. That did not seem to be a problem, however. The kids eating with their parents... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$50 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02115-3101
    (Herford or Massachusetts Avenues)
  • Public Transportation: Hynes Convention Center
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Back Bay
  • Neighbourhood: Back Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 617-262-8900
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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.
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