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“Capital Grille Never Disappoints”
Review of The Capital Grille

The Capital Grille
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Ranked #10 of 8,663 Restaurants in Houston
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: USD 0 - USD 80
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse
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Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Reservations
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Yorktown
Description: You are cordially invited to join us for an evening or afternoon of relaxed elegance and exceptional cuisine. Our impressive menu of nationally renowned dry aged steaks and the freshest of seafood will ignite your culinary imagination as our award-winning wine list of more than 5,000 bottles awakens your inner sommelier. And as our gracious, knowledgeable servers delight you with their uncanny ability to anticipate your every need, you’ll experience firsthand why the American Culinary Federation recently bestowed upon us their “Achievement of Excellence Award.” Whether you’re celebrating a special occasion or hosting a business luncheon or dinner, we can help you flawlessly pull off any private dining event. Our event planning staff has extensive experience and the ideal materials to work with—a capital setting, distinctive food and unmatched service. One of only a few restaurants in Houston to receive the DiRona (Distinguished Restaurants of North America) Award.
Reviewed 23 March 2018

Excellent, Romantic Dinner for my Wife's Birthday. I looked at plenty of other options for this birthday celebration, but ended up going back to the old stand-by, The Capital Grille.
I have taken numerous visitors as well and everyone always raves. The Delmonico Rib Eye is fantastic (Porcini Rubbed with 15-year aged balsamic) is out of this world. The lobster mac-n-cheese is a must. Excellent service and ambiance. And they added a special touch for the birthday.

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Thank Jeff L
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

We had such a lovely time at the Capital Grille! I ordered clam chowder and a salmon dish. The salmon was sushi grade, moist, and delicately seasoned. The clam chowder was fabulous too. When our waiter, Roberto, found out it was my birthday, he comped us a wonderful flourless chocolate cake. Roberto couldn’t have been more attentive; the chef Daniel P. visited our table twice, and the manager Gabriela visited our table, too. My meal was just $20. We are not wealthy and don’t dress that way. We are retired without important positions and know no one who has one. But the people at the Capital Grille made us feel as if we were truly special. It wasn’t just lunch at the Capital Grille; it was a dining experience.

Thank Glori C
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Just back from business trip to Houston. Business meal out demanded the Capital Grill on Westheimer. Staff attentive. Well informed and working with an excellent menu. Wide choice of wines. True. Everything is expensive here. Food, wine and bar drinks. Decor is a little dark for my taste but that doesn't affect the food does it? All in all, would recommend.

Thank tempsc
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Reviewed 28 February 2018

The Capital Grill is as good as you would expect. This is a top notch restaurant with an excellent choice of food and wines. Service is very good, never rushed and professional. Is it the best in Houston? No! Is it good value? It sure is pricey so, if you are looking for value, then No....you could eat as well in dozens of top Houston restaurants.

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Thank Neil M
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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

I have been wanting to visit this restaurant over the years if travel in several different cities where they are located and finally got to visit the one on Westheimer in Houston. The service, apps and dinner were outstanding. Had the steak tartare, wedge salad and seared tuna. great food and the service was outstanding.

Thank Ovation8
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