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The Capital Grille

900 Boylston St, Hynes Convention Ctr, Boston, MA 02115-3101
+1 617-262-8900
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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11:30 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
900 Boylston St, Hynes Convention Ctr, Boston, MA 02115-3101
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

We were expecting the food to be very good to excellent with some dishes being a WOW. They weren't. The food was good but nothing outstanding. There was nothing special about any of the dishes: mushroom bisque, garlic shrimp, tomahawk veal chop, lamb chops. They...More

Thank mmmbank
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Had a wonderful dinner at Capital Grille on Boylston during the holidays. We did not have a reservation but they were able to seat us, despite a busy night with multiple large parties. Noel was our waiter and he was attentive and friendly. My son...More

Thank cmf_franklin
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Having ate in the Capital Grille in NYC twice , we decided to dine here during our trip to Boston and we were not disappointed. The menu as always is just fantastic. Great variety. The slow roasted chicken was delicious as was the 14oz New...More

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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Everything was a "3 or a 4". The potatoes were ok, not great. Service was fine only had to ask for water five times. We poured our wine only 1/3 of the time... ambience was great but could not hear music. Management needs to review...More

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Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

We usually have one meal at Christmas every year. This year we went on a Thursday night, which was very busy. We were sifted after a,short wait. Parking lot was a zoo! As usual steaks are perfectly cooked. Sides a huge and shared. Salads are...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Our family decided to eat there to celebrate my sister's engagement. The Capital Grille is somewhat of a legend in Boston, so we were all excited to try it. It was nothing special at all and we all left disappointed. The food was fine, the...More

1  Thank kristenmnichols
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Great lunch deal---good service from server to Barbara (Head Hostess) to Jeff (Partner-General Manager) New bar is spectacular. Will be there for New Years Eve.

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Went in October to celebrate friend's birthday. Not the first time there, but that was particularly annoying. I loved the entourage, but: 1. Tables were so close together that I was bumped by staff or other guests a number of times. Also very noisy. 2....More

Thank Simonalex
Reviewed 16 December 2017

Dinner at CG was PERFECT! Let start by saying that our server KATIE BEAN was PHENOMENAL! She was engaging, smart, articulate, fun, proactive, and always spot on in taking care of us during our entire dining experience. Her management team should be aware and take...More

Thank Randy M
Reviewed 14 December 2017

It's no secret that this place is one of the pricier restaurants in town, but you get what you pay for and it was totally worth it. The food was to die for and they even made our anniversary dinner special with a card, rose...More

Thank Becca T
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31 May 2017|
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Response from DevorahLeah | Reviewed this property |
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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Response from hotelier2510 | Reviewed this property |
Quite casual as most places in the US;
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Just take the phone and ask
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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, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 Boylston St, Hynes Convention Ctr, 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
  • E-mail
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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