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The Capital Grille

900 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02115-3101
+1 617-262-8900
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (259 reviews)
“lobster tails” (12 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
900 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02115-3101
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Reviewed 1 April 2016

I went for a leisurely lunch on my own while visiting Boston. The friendly front of house staff encouraged me to take a table in the window of the bar area which was an excellent location on a sunny autumn day. I had a delicious...More

Thank DublinDathai
Reviewed 29 March 2016

This was a superb evening out in a very nice restaurant. Our server, Mimi, was fantastic, and offered many excellent suggestions. The food was exceedingly well-prepared and delicious. The fare is pricey, but we all like to treat ourselves from time to time, right? Bar...More

Thank KathyIpswich_MA
Reviewed 27 March 2016

Excellent service, good food, ask and yee shall receive! Love this place, I have been a few times over the years. this is a good place for big gathering and tasty food! Side Portions are large enough to share. Everything is good and if i...More

Thank xray1313
Reviewed 24 March 2016

First used a Capital Grille in Washington DC many years ago and enjoyed it. Not so sure with this one. Pretty noisy and a bit worn we thought. Service was attentive but in the end, what you get is a big lump of red meat...More

Thank Francis47
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

Our visit to The Capital Grille was excellent! Thanks to the waitres FRANCIS ELLIOT! Carlos from Florida

Thank Charliehoo
Reviewed 14 March 2016

The food is good, however, for the prices I would expect it to be outstanding. The lobster bisque was the best part of my meal as it was the best I have ever tasted. Absolutely delicious. The crab & lobster cakes were just alright. We...More

Thank Stephielee1978
Reviewed 14 March 2016

We enjoyed a wonderful dinner at Capital Grille for my sister's Birthday. I made reservations via. their website ahead of time and made note we were celebrating a birthday. We arrived and the table was filled with tiny confetti, a signed birthday card from all...More

Thank TropicTraveller08
Reviewed 7 March 2016

Great food, excellent service and atmosphere. The portion sizes were large but the quality excellent. The cocktails are well made and generous and our hostess was sufficiently attentive, without being intrusive!

Thank Neil-Hkong
Reviewed 1 March 2016

This is a very nice place and the food was excellent. Our wait staff was terrific and wine recommendation was spot on!! Come hungry as the portions are not small like some high end restaurants.

Thank James M
Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

Was recommended by a few people as the one to go to. We arrived very early for a very early dinner/very late lunch, so was understandably quiet. But it soon filled up both in the restaurant and the bar area and had a nice vibe...More

Thank R1der
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My experience is similar to others who responded on this page. I saw kids at the restaurant when I ate there, but there were no kids' menus. That did not seem to be a problem, however. The kids eating with their parents... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$50 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
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: 900 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02115-3101
    (Herford or Massachusetts Avenues)
  • Public Transportation: Hynes Convention Center
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Back Bay
  • Neighbourhood: Back Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 617-262-8900
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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.
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