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The Capital Grille

900 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02115-3101
+1 617-262-8900
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
900 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02115-3101
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Reviewed yesterday

Came in for a birthday dinner and had a very pleasant experience. The valet parking worked out well and we were seated promptly in a smaller room which was nice and kept the noise level down. The decor is very old school traditional but still...More

Thank MrsSunsh1ne
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Overall experience was very good - service, courtesy, ambience. But I wouldn’t rate it #1 in Boston area. The quality of steak doesn’t live up to the hype. Also, the cocktail I ordered (Old Fashioned) leaves much to be desired. I had to return it...More

Thank abror76 S
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is the second Capital Grille we visit (this one after a great experience in Washington DC). Friendly, engaged and knowledgable service. Excellent food quality. A great buzz in the bar. We visited as a family of 5 (3 kids at 15, 12 and 8)...More

Thank Canvazz
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I came here for my girlfriends birthday and it was amazing. Very very pricey though, an average price is minimum like 50 dollars per person not including sides or appetizers but the food was very good. Yes the food was great but I don’t know...More

Thank damian v
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group of 10 us went to the Capital Grille on Saturday night. I should have known that it was going to be a sub-par experience when we couldn't check our coats. Going out for an expensive dinner and hanging your coat on the back...More

Thank PotseyWebber
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were expecting the food to be very good to excellent with some dishes being a WOW. They weren't. The food was good but nothing outstanding. There was nothing special about any of the dishes: mushroom bisque, garlic shrimp, tomahawk veal chop, lamb chops. They...More

Thank mmmbank
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a wonderful dinner at Capital Grille on Boylston during the holidays. We did not have a reservation but they were able to seat us, despite a busy night with multiple large parties. Noel was our waiter and he was attentive and friendly. My son...More

Thank cmf_franklin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having ate in the Capital Grille in NYC twice , we decided to dine here during our trip to Boston and we were not disappointed. The menu as always is just fantastic. Great variety. The slow roasted chicken was delicious as was the 14oz New...More

Thank Jeanie90
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Everything was a "3 or a 4". The potatoes were ok, not great. Service was fine only had to ask for water five times. We poured our wine only 1/3 of the time... ambience was great but could not hear music. Management needs to review...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We usually have one meal at Christmas every year. This year we went on a Thursday night, which was very busy. We were sifted after a,short wait. Parking lot was a zoo! As usual steaks are perfectly cooked. Sides a huge and shared. Salads are...More

Thank Paul B
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31 May 2017|
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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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14 March 2017|
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Response from hotelier2510 | Reviewed this property |
Quite casual as most places in the US;
12 October 2016|
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Response from Rinus W | Reviewed this property |
Just take the phone and ask
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, 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
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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
  • E-mail
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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