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The Capital Grille

1338-46 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107-4525
+1 215-545-9588
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
1338-46 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107-4525
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The food is absolutely delicious the portions are sufficient for the money. The service is definitely something I like to boast about they are always right there for you waiting on you hand and foot absolutely amazing.

Thank Matthew H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Topped the evening off with a visit to Capital Grille, a lovely upscale eatery right in downtown Philly. My son and his girlfriend had the grilled steak, huge portions, I couldnt believe they could eat it all! I had the scallops that were prepared perfectly...More

Thank kellybO1234AX
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I dined at the Capital Grille here while touring schools in the area. Great location across from the Ritz so we decided to check it out. We have to say this is now our favorite Capital Grille of all! We had the...More

Thank DarcyGirl_12
Reviewed 7 March 2018

My family has celebrated many occasions here and always had a wonderful experience. The servers are true professionals, the food is excellent, and the atmosphere is elegant. We prefer to "dress up" for our special occasions, but many other people dress casually here. They also...More

Thank LauraS92504
Reviewed 4 March 2018

If you are in Center City Philadelphia for a business lunch with a client or friend, you can't go wrong with the Capital Grill on South Broad Street in Philadelphia. Great service is consistent and the food is outstanding!!

Thank Kenneth W
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

I visited this location on a Friday night and I would have rated 5 stars if they haven’t missed the temperature on the steak. I asked it for medium well and it came well done.

Thank D_v_D_USA
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

The Cap Grille chain is always a great find in any city. I typically like going for lunch as I enjoy their specials. The bar is always a friendly place to eat and the bartenders know what is going on in the city. Go to...More

Thank TheHef
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

We flew up to Philly for the Eagles Super Bowl Parade and my brother got us a very nice seat with a view of Broad St, away from the cold, a great spot to watch the parade. Now to the food, we had tuna tartare...More

Thank johnito
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

I was impressed from the start. We had reservations and they were able to seat us early. It was my wife’s birthday and they had s table setup with a little card and decorations on the table. Our server, Lupe, was so friendly and attentive...More

Thank TheProduce
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Went there with a colleague after a long day. Atmosphere good, maybe a bit noisy. Had lobster tails, good quality and well done. Ordered a bottle of wine and it took them 15 minutes to tell us they don’t have it anymore. Would have expected...More

Thank Dirk D
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30 October 2017|
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Response from 345lex | Reviewed this property |
No, not necessary. Casual but dressy is fine.
29 July 2016|
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Response from Q5807PJdavido | Reviewed this property |
The simple answer to your question is Yes. The best advise I will provide you with is to call the restaurant before hand and speak with someone about your request or concern. Having a son who is a vegetarian and a daughter... More
Joan B
26 May 2016|
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Response from Q5807PJdavido | Reviewed this property |
My response is a few months late but might help someone else.The restaurant has a " pre theatre" menu , consisting of 3 courses for a reduced price with several options available. Also note that this restaurant does... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 100
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 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
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1338-46 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107-4525
    (At the corner of Broad & Chestnut)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-545-9588
The Avenue of the Arts is the perfect avenue to dry aged steaks, too. Philadelphia Magazine declared The Capital Grille “a carnivore’s dream.” Top off your fabulous meal with dreamy Chocolate Espresso Cake or Crème Brulée. Then stroll it off on your way to Kimmel Center or the theatre.
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