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Capital Ale House

917 Caroline St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-5807
+1 540-371-2337
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good43%
  • Average15%
  • 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

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 5 days ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great beer selection and menu items. Staff was friendly and attentive and we enjoyed appetizers and drinks. Right in the middle of downtown and recommend a stop in this bar!

Thank Wayno11
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

From the street, this looks like a small, hole-in-the-wall kind of place. When you walk in, you see a very long interior with a nice fusion of old and new. Great beer selection, food was really good, nice oldies music playing in the background. Very...More

Thank DGriz
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Food is good, great beer selection, try to get there for happy hour or you'll pay a little more than its worth. Still nice atmosphere for family during earlier hours, but more of adult crowd after dinner

Thank bizzy21880
Reviewed 18 January 2018

Midweek and midday burgers. Nice decor, staff was friendly and attentive. burgers were cooked as ordered and were VERY good.

Thank Montvue
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Dropped in by chance today (MLK Day) for lunch visiting w/my adult son. He ordered southern mac & cheese, I pointed to the $4.00 house salad and ordered that with oil and vinegar. My salad came with a plastic cup of vegetable oil, not olive...More

1  Thank quidam2
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Stopped in for lunch and restaurant was not busy. Food was good and well prepared but service was very slow. Messed up on order but did not see waitress for 10 minutes, So i saw the person who sat us down. kind of fixed it,...More

Thank Jake_MA_11
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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
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
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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