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Old Capitol Grill

1122 Washington Ave, Golden, CO 80401-1143
+1 303-279-6390
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good34%
  • Average22%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible9%
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American, Bar
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1122 Washington Ave, Golden, CO 80401-1143
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Reviewed yesterday

We were a small party following graduation. The Grill was busy, and they made room for us. Nice. We ordered appetizers. So far so good. Not spectacular, but good. We ordered dinners- ribs, brisket, steak, chicken fried steak. Sides were salty, salty... We had to...More

Thank judith l
Reviewed 4 days ago

Enjoyed an evening meal - they were renovating and had an interim menu but we enjoyed every bite of the fries, burgers, and wrap!

Thank travelin5
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My family and I were visiting Golden for the day. We decided to dine at this restaurant despite the bad reviews. Right at the start, the service was odd and disorganized. The waitress, Wendy, took my order and walked away before getting the order from...More

Thank Wendy M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had been at Graduation in Boulder for the University of Colorado, town was packed, so for lunch we decided to make the drive to Golden. Alas, of course it was also graduation day for the School of Mines. So things were also busy in...More

Thank kh57ca
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped for a late lunch and all had the combination plates with choices of ribs, brisket, and pulled pork. Servings were large (we took quite a bit home), beer selections ample, good service. Fair price but nothing really outstanding/

Thank IP3806
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here with friends and was sorely disappointed. Our server Jodi was great, but that was about it. It took forever for our food to arrive and several of the dishes had issues and needed to go back. Once there, the food was average at...More

Thank Carl T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This historic building in historic downtown Golden is a great place for lunch. We were warmly welcomed by serving staff. We had the brisket sandwich and the pulled pork sandwich and both were very good. They come with a side of choice. I felt that...More

Thank Philip M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Went to the Old Capitol Grill for dinner last night. Now under new ownership and the food is terrible. Pulled pork sandwich was barely warm on a stale bun. French fries were cold and overcooked. Potato salad was runny, bland sauce on hard, undercooked potatoes....More

Thank Smles3
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Visited Old Capitol Grill with my friend and her son. We all ordered the combination (2 meats, 2 sides and cornbread). I had a half a rack and brisket with baked beans and grilled cauliflower. I originally ordered grilled broccoli, but when our food came...More

Thank Colleen M
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We were drawn in by the building's history. Inside we were a little disappointed. Little historical flair inside. Food was a little pricey for common menu. Hopefully it was a short lived issue but the day we were there, the stench of raw sewage seeped...More

Thank Ohio G
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Deanna Rose L
I understand that you sold and there is a new owner and that the food is much better now is that true? And do you have a private dining room that holds about 30 people we need one closed off because we usually have a musical program or a speaker 3034242641
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 10
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1122 Washington Ave, Golden, CO 80401-1143
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Golden
  • Phone Number: +1 303-279-6390
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