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Capital City Grill Downtown

100 Lafayette St, Baton Rouge, LA 70801-1201
+1 225-381-8140
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Cajun & Creole, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
100 Lafayette St, Baton Rouge, LA 70801-1201
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Loved this place! Food was excellent, service was excellent, and we got our food in no time! Would definitely eat here again! It's also close to Louisiana Art and Science Museum and the USS Kidd.

Thank Misty T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently had dinner with my husband and friends at this location. The food was delicious. Our entire party was pleased with their dinner. I had the banger shrimp appetizer and the shrimp and grits entree. Our waiter was attentive and professional, yet friendly. The...More

Thank Fanci411
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While staying in Baton Rouge do not miss out on a very nice Cajun meal at Capital City Grill located downtown. A fairly busy weekend for downtown with the College Football season starting, but was able to find a very comfortable and enjoyable spot for...More

Thank oasvette
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My work group had an unexpected layover in Baton Rogue. We arrived with a party of 10 for dinner. The hostess was able to immediately seat us. I had the fish and tails. This was compromised of cheese grits with a catfish filet on top...More

Thank Outbackrunner
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I asked for a house chardonnay and our server deceptively tried to sell me a glass that was much more expensive. After asking about the price, it was way more expensive than other wines and I told him I felt he was being deceptive. When...More

Thank kurteg
Reviewed 20 July 2017

The menu here is somewhat limited, but the salmon (basically the only thing that appealed to me) was very good. The hush puppies and the bread pudding were both excellent. Service was good, but reservations would have been a good idea on Friday night (they...More

Thank Jerome B
Reviewed 7 July 2017

When Capital City Grill opened in downtown Baton Rouge several years ago, we were among its first fans. The décor was varied and urbane, appropriate for a romantic dinner, family meal, or solitary snack. The staff was friendly and professional. The menu offered classic southern...More

Thank AlfredEileen
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Popped in here for Happy Hour drinks on our first afternoon in Baton Rouge. Came back for an early dinner next day. The server, Tiana S, was a real star and the food was good. Far too much of it but we've come to expect...More

Thank KokoLB
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Very busy during lunch time, but we sat at the bar. Fantastic food, service is slow, but would come back.

Thank Jamie H
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Try the Crawfish Etouffee. It was to die for! The server was a little slow but the wonderful food made up for it.

Thank Lillie H
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Nearby Attractions
USS Kidd
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.44 km away
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.14 km away
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1.03 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Lafayette St, Baton Rouge, LA 70801-1201
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Baton Rouge
  • Phone Number: +1 225-381-8140
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