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Capital Ale House

917 Caroline St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-5807
+1 540-371-2337
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub
$$ - $$$
917 Caroline St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-5807
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great for meeting friends for drinks or dinner out with significant other. Good selections of ciders on tap and bottle.

Thank Vi H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were passing through town and were looking for Fahrenheit 132 for dinner but couldn't remember where it was. Luckily we found this place. It did not look promising when we entered and weren't sure about staying but after the meal, we were glad we...More

Thank Fudbutter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic beer selection and great bar food. The staff is very knowledgeable on the beers. Hours are awesome.

Thank James C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant has good food, for the most part, but the service is usually very slow. Great for drinks with friends, but I wouldn't recommend eating there.

Thank popperdoo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If I were a first time visitor, it would have been my last. I was there with my family for a lunch treat for the family. The waiter was poor, no service at all. It took over 40 minutes to get service, and when requested...More

Thank buckeyez2018
CapAleHouse, Public Relations Manager at Capital Ale House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Frank, I am sorry about the poor service you received during your recent visit with us. This is completely unacceptable and not what we want our customers to experience. I can promise you we will look into this and provide additional training to our...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My son and I were visiting with my sister and brother-in-law and wanted to go out to dinner with them. We always leave the decision as to where to eat up to them, and they suggested the Capital Ale House. My son, being a beer...More

Thank Lstinmts1
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have stopped at Capital Ale House several times with family and friends and have enjoyed lunch and dinner menus. The food is always great, large beer selection, and fantastic service. At times, the noise level can be a little loud but it is to...More

Thank melissacrane2016
Reviewed 20 March 2018

First time here and we really liked the looks of the place. Nice large bar. We sat at the bar. They have a large selection of beers and the bartender brought me over three samples to try before making my selection. Bartender was very friendly...More

Thank mss12078
Reviewed 4 March 2018

I hosted a bachelor dinner for my brother-in-law and it was perfect. I called a few days a head to request seating for 6-10 men. The hostess assigned us to one of the two alcoves adjacent to the front entrance. It was perfect! Just the...More

Thank anyarp2017
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for a late dinner after work and found this place in Old Town Fredericksburg. There wasn't many people so we got a nice booth to ourselves. The dim lighting made it feel very comfortable, and I was surprised at how far back...More

Thank Sarah D
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Tracy U
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 1:30 am
11:00 am - 1:30 am
11:00 am - 1:30 am
11:00 am - 1:30 am
11:00 am - 1:30 am
11:00 am - 1:30 am
11:00 am - 1:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 917 Caroline St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-5807
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fredericksburg
  • Phone Number: +1 540-371-2337
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