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Capital Grille

3333 Bristol St, South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-1873
+1 714-432-1140
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“filet” (15 reviews)
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pmAll hours
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
3333 Bristol St, South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-1873
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I recently spent 3 weeks in the US and on the second to last night ended up here with a party of 8 for dinner and it was exceptional. Make no mistake it is expensive but worth it if you a looking for top notch...More

Thank 462AdamH
Reviewed 1 week ago

Bought family members a gift card so that they could enjoy a top-shelf meal at one of the best fine dining restaurants we know and was really disappointed at the experience they had. No dress code what so ever. People came in jeans, T-shirts as...More

Thank B&Binnlover
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was my 1st visit to capital grille and I was pleasantly surprised. The restaurant is beautifully appointed. We were seated at our reservation time. Our server was attentive and helpful when making our lunch selections. Everything we had was excellent. I would definitely visit...More

Thank disneyworldtraveler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Eight of us went here for a nice holiday meal before a meeting. The service was good as was the food. Slightly expensive meal but worth the price, I would return.

Thank NewYorkBuckwheat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always a well informed choice to meet at the Cap Grille before any performance at Segerstrom or SCR. The staff totally "gets it" and are super accommodating. Great food and great wine here.

Thank friardomer
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Not sure why all the great reviews.. came is for lunch on Sunday (not brunch), and it was totally underwhelming... had one server (not his fault), so service was terrible as it took forever to get each of our orders (drinks, mains)... we were told...More

Thank markj4golf
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Service was very good, Ibere our server was excellent, very helpful, friendly, courteous and provided great service. We decided to go out to dinner this year and chose Capital Grille as they were offering a Thanksgiving dinner (as in traditional, turkey, potatoes, stuffing, vegetables). It...More

Thank Heather A
Reviewed 19 November 2017

I have tried the sliders with the filet and the burger special well worth it and delicious. They offered soup with it and the waitress offered lobster bisque as a choice and I said sure. Turns out she up charged me $8.00. She should have...More

Thank darkpupitar2enc... .
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Did lunch and supper here recently, definitely a splurge that's worth it on many levels including: Delish and ample chow flawlessly prepared, attentive service (customer always right here), and incredibly comfortable and elegant digs. Fillet mignon to die for, probably the best lobster roll this...More

Thank bernardoOC
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Our friends introduced us to The Capitol Grill on our anniversary. We were celebrating our 50th and there 27th. The staff and food was exceptional. Our server Andre was extremely attentive and did not rush us, always near but never hovered over us. We will...More

Thank WaltL419
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7 December 2015|
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Response from DorisV660 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. There is no dress code, specially if you are there for lunch. But people are dressed nicer for dinner and the restaurant has very nice and upscale decor.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 50 - USD 50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3333 Bristol St, South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-1873
    (Anton & Bristol off Interstate 405)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Costa Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 714-432-1140
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