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The Capital Grille

1338-46 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107-4525
+1 215-545-9588
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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1338-46 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107-4525
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Reviewed 5 days ago 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 5 days ago 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 1 week ago 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 2 weeks ago 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 2 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent professional waitstaff. 2 of us opted for the $20 two course lunch specials. He had New England clam chowder and then Jumbo Shrimp and Grits with Applewood Smoked Bacon. He had 3 shrimp, and they were not jumbo. Large, but not jumbo. I had...More

Thank netherholt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Capital Grill in Boston is an steak institution from the service staff to every item that we ordered from the menu.

Thank oscardguerrero
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We made reservations knowing it was restaurant week. My husband and I haven't dined here in quite some time. What a great experience we had. Our waitress Jessica was spot on. We upgraded adding lobster tail and bigger New York strip so worth it. Steak...More

Thank Lilgroundhog
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Capital Grille isn't about avant garde, but what it does, it does excellently. The wedge salad, lobster bisque, and aged sirloin were all delicious, the service was efficient and friendly, and the surroundings are understatedly elegant and comfortable. It was a very pleasant experience from...More

Thank missalg
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have been to the Capital Grill on several occasions, this time it was the best. We were going before a show and our reservations where for 5:15. The staff was friendly, polite, and went out of their way to make sure our dinner was...More

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Odedude
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Response from 345lex | Reviewed this property |
No, not necessary. Casual but dressy is fine.
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Nancy1092
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
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Joan B
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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 100
Meals
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
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
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
Description
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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