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The Capital Grille

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310 W Wisconsin Ave, Unit 100W, Milwaukee, WI 53203-2213
+1 414-223-0600
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17:00 - 23:00
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Sun 17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Crassier, Switzerland
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68 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

Have visited quite a few Capital Grilles in different states and remain impressed by their consistent success in providing quality food and service. A particular favourite dish of mine is the aged rib with porcini rub - melts in the mouth. The 'summer wine event' on the menu allowed us to try as many of the seven wines as we... More 

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Charleston, South Carolina
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88 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

This was an excellent dinner. Loved the filet mignon. Loved the Brussel sprouts. The spinach salad was average. Wine by the glass was good quality. The service was very good.

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Boise
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51 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

This would probably be my favorite restaurant if I lived in Milwaukee. First night service was awkward but it was last hour before closing on a weekend; perfect service the 2nd night. Very nice environment but not at all pretentious. Food start to finish was excellent, and I mean excellent. Quality steaks and generously cut. Only thought is that their... More 

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Thank Kendrick L
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Met family here to grab a great steak dinner and was not disappointed. My wife had a NY with poached lobster on top. I had a nicely seared Porterhouse. My nephew had a ribeye and my niece had a NY au poivre. All were superior cuts. Only disappointment was the creamed spinach. It was sans the cream and under-seasoned. Ruth... More 

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Redondo Beach, CA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

Wow...I wish that all of my steaks for the rest of my life are grilled just like this. Words cannot describe how wonderful their steaks are. The only compliant in my case is the price. I think they lost the touch with the regular people. Between three of us, the dinner cost us $300. Nothing major. Steaks, sides and a... More 

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Houma, Louisiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Had a very nice meal at The Capital Grille Milwaukee this past weekend with friends. Service and Food were fantastic.

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San Ramon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Capital Grille’s across the nation – always very good food. Salads and filet alike specially prepared, and watch out for the dessert. Better than “relations.” The service is generally very good, except at this one in Milwaukee. I was by myself, so both times I dined at the bar area. Food great. Service sucked. The female server (sorry, I cannot... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Our entire evening was perfect. Enjoyed the Generous Pour wine flight (7 wines for $28, including a Stag's Leap). Our food was perfectly prepared (bone-in fillet, rare). Our server was very knowledgeable (recently joined them from high-end restaurants in DC area), friendly and available. Would recommend the restaurant to everyone. We will be returning.

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Dartmouth, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Had the King Crab Leggs and they were delicious! Others had prime rib, salmon, white fish. There were 15 of us and the waiter (s) was excellent and so was the creme brola. Capital Grill is within walking distance to where we were staying.

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Saint Charles, Missouri
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

It has been some time since I have visited a Capital Grille. Being close to the incredible but ubiquitous steakhouses in Chicago, it was nice to visit The Capital Grille. It has a clubhouse feel without the chain feel. We started with drinks at the bar. Our very capable and friendly bartender was very pleasant. We then proceeded to the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 60 - US$ 80
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 310 W Wisconsin Ave, Unit 100W, Milwaukee, WI 53203-2213
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-223-0600
Description
Milwaukee has come intoits own. With world-class architecture, a buoyant lakefront, superb art museum and ever-growing fine dining scene. Which is about to become even finer.Enjoy our legendarydry aged steaks, chops and fresh seafood. 5,000 or so award winning wines. And, sublime desserts. All in an atmosphere of relaxed elegance. All just steps from the vibrant RiverWalk, Midwest Airlines Center and U.S. Cellular Arena.The Capital Grille Milwaukee. Because one unforgettable experience deserves another.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?