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Capital Ale House

917 Caroline St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-5807
+1 540-371-2337
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“mussels” (20 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub
$$ - $$$
917 Caroline St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-5807
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch on our way through the city. It was a recommended place to stop at from the visitor center, which was beautiful and helpful by the way. I asked for some places that might serve gluten free food. So glad we chose...More

Thank AJandCin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Picked this place based on TA reviews and so glad we did. It is in the heart of the historic downtown. It is huge...a bar that goes on forever and tons of seating. We opted for the bar...we noticed when we walked back to the...More

Thank NCRedhead105
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place has such a wide variety of beers available including from time to time some VERY rare styles. I recommend this place highly!

Thank jk3ofFredVA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staff is friendly and fast. Beer selection is great - seasonal selection always worth sampling. Eclectic menu has great German, American, and Mexican selections. You won't be disappointed

Thank jameschew
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Half price hors doervres drew us in but they were so worth full price, very friendly helpful staff and great menu. We've been back again and again

Thank Janwee
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

8 of us had Dinner at the Ale House ( 8PM Reservations) on a Saturday Night. The up stairs dinning room was less than half filled. However there was a party downstairs. Kitchen was total OVERWHELMED!!! We waited over an hour for our food (...More

Thank tom p
CapAleHouse, Public Relations Manager at Capital Ale House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Tom, thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I apologize that your experience with us was less than exceptional. We hold ourselves to higher standards and do not want this to be our norm. I am glad to hear that...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Capital al house is great for beer lovers. Plenary to choose from and lots of fun options. The food is good, but I really go here for the drinks.

Thank Nthusson
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Nothing bad to report. Food was great and excellent service from the staff. A diverse beer and wine selection. It's a bit crowded during peak hours so that should tell you something. It's GOOD!!!

Thank Stanley G
Reviewed 10 August 2017

I love it here! The Mussels and the Calamari are the best I have ever had. Not the run of the mill. More like gourmet! The staff is always friendly and the variety of beer is insanely wonderful.

Thank Tammy Z
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Been here a couple times now and will continue to go because the Capital Ale House has the full package. They have an unbelievable beer selection (takes me forever to pick) and their food has been great. We tried the white chicken chili and beer...More

Thank Stephen J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:30
11:00 - 01:30
11:00 - 01:30
11:00 - 01:30
11:00 - 01:30
11:00 - 01:30
11:00 - 01:30
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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