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The Capital Grille

250 Boylston St, Chestnut Hill, Newton, MA 02467-2001
+1 617-928-1400
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
250 Boylston St, Chestnut Hill, Newton, MA 02467-2001
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Always good. We go for special occasions and its always lovely and special. Food is consistent and excellent! Always leave stuffed as the portions are very generous. Decor is lovely and service is always terrific.

Thank Dudleyfarms
Reviewed 1 week ago

My Wife and I live in the Wellesley Area and frequent the Capital Grille for occasions and most times just because we Love it so much. Typically we sit at the Bar which is always crowded, bustling, and the Bartenders always provide excellent service and...More

Thank SeekingNirvana
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here on a Saturday night; made a reservation just 1 hour prior to arrival with no problems. Customers must try any steak on the menu, but I'd recommend the Kona crusted rib eye. If you are not a steak superfan or not too knowledgeable...More

Thank ptran127
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We were able to get a table on a Saturday night for 6 in a private room which was great because we could all hear each other. Our waiter was funny and nice. He brought us different sauces to try on our filet steaks.

Thank G7934YWjeanh
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

They have the best steak in the country as a chain restaurant Service is perfectly professional... Hands Down for the appetizers and Main Courses

Thank Angelo K
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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Very mediocre food. Didn't love the steak and the apps and salads weren't much better. The service was good. Atmosphere is dark and not much fun. It is overpriced and there are way too many other great options for steak in this area.

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Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

The steaks and sides were some perfectly. I have nothing but good things to say about the food. The services was friendly, but I've gotten better at other locations. Had to wait until meal was done before we got refills and no prebussing. I expect...More

Thank NatureLover1970
Reviewed 10 May 2017

I have been here many times and never disappointed. For some this will appear to be very pricey. The menu is all inclusive of great meats and fish fare. My favorites are the steaks which feature Prime beef of various cuts. Make a reservation as...More

Thank Joseph R
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Meal good. Steaks good. Ordinary but a nice place for a steak. Good service. On busy Route 9. Would go again.

Thank Bob L
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Outstanding!!!! Very attentive service and very special treatment for our 43rd wedding anniversary.....from the lovely heart on the table arranged out of rose petals to the glass of champagne and special appetizer it truly was a celebration dinner to remember. Our entire evening was elegant...we...More

Thank Maria C
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5 January 2017|
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Response from Elizabeth S | Reviewed this property |
I can tell you for sure it has been there for at LEAST 10 years, but likely longer. I moved to the area in 2008 and it has always been there. It is on Rt. 9, across from the Mall at Chestnut Hill, just before the plaza where... More
11 August 2016|
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Response from HvPssptWilTrvl | Reviewed this property |
CG is an upscale restaurant with $$$$ prices, choice wines and private dining rooms - wear appropriate dinner attire.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 60 - USD 80
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, 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: 250 Boylston St, Chestnut Hill, Newton, MA 02467-2001
    (Langley Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Newton
  • Phone Number: +1 617-928-1400
You'll quickly see why The Boston Globe proclaimed “we've never been happier in our lives,” after an evening at The Capital Grille. Drawing from its New England roots, The Capital Grille’s relaxed elegance and style have become a trademark of the Boston area. Join us just east of the Atrium Mall and a million miles fromthe ordinary.
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