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Capital Grille

#14 of 2,058 Restaurants in Tampa
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
American, Steakhouse, Southwestern, Seafood
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2223 N West Shore Blvd, Tampa, FL 33607-1411 (Boy Scout)
813-830-9433
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5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: You are cordially invited to join us for an evening or afternoon of...
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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Good for:
Fine Dining
Romance
Bar scene
Large groups
Doing business
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 160
    Excellent
  • 48
    Very good
  • 28
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
GOOD AT EVERY LOCATION

Have been to more than one of these restaurants in different cities and always encounter the same fine qualities. The meat we ordered was done exactly as requested. Service is crisp and efficient. Always treated like a special diner.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 23, 2015
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Hernando, Florida
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Bar scene
  • Large groups
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
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249 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Hernando, Florida
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188 reviews 188 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

Have been to more than one of these restaurants in different cities and always encounter the same fine qualities. The meat we ordered was done exactly as requested. Service is crisp and efficient. Always treated like a special diner.

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Bentonville, Arkansas
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57 reviews 57 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

International plaza has a bit of everything - shopping, hotels, nightlife, and restaurants. If you find yourself in this area looking for a great steak, Capital Grille is the place to go. The staff is very nice, even if you're in shorts and a t-shirt. The service was fast and friendly. The patio is adjacent to the parking lot, so... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

The Steak was melt in the mouth good. The ambience of the resturaunt was rather upmarket and is a real fine dinning experience. Menu options are pricey, so come prepared to spend! Overall, good dinning experience, albeit pricey!

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The Villages, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

the Delmonico steak was not that great and my wife's lobster and crab cake had a funny taste to it. the drinks were excellent. Not worth the price..

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Toronto, Canada
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20 reviews 20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

My Mom and I went to the Capital Grille for the first time and were very impressed. The staff were top notch and very attentive. One of the best burgers with truffle fries that I've ever had. My Mom had the lobster salad which had a generous portion of lobster. In fact, I think it was a whole tail. We... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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110 reviews 110 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Delightful dirty martini with blue cheese olives? Check Delicious food? Check Great service? Check Not sure what else to say, other than, if you're in the mood for a top notch steak dinner experience, this is the place!

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Brooksville, FL
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

We eat here often and always have a good experience but today was something unique. Chef James Shields has been very accommodating with special requests. Today we requested seared foie gras and fried lobster tail. The foie gras came with a dried cherry sauce that was absolutely scrumptious and the fried lobster tail was out of this world. Crispy, moist... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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98 reviews 98 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

This is a well appointed very impressive restaurant. They have a terrific wine list and awesome appetizers. I had one of the best filets ever. The only suggestion I can offer is to make available at filet smaller than 10 ounces. I didn't want that much but if was so good I finished it.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015 via mobile

My husband proposed to me at Capital Grille. The employees were so sweet, they really went out of their way to make this a special evening for us. Rose petals covered our table, champagne, it was the most romantic evening of my life! Bravo staff!

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Lake Mary, Florida
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

This was my first visit to Capital Grille, but won't be the last. The menu was extensive, as was the wine selection. The Filet Mignon was outstanding, and cooked Pittsburgh style, just as I requested. The accompaniments, including asparagus and lobster mac and cheese were out of this world. The desserts are outrageously good as well. The service makes the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2223 N West Shore Blvd, Tampa, FL 33607-1411
    (Boy Scout)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: 813-830-9433

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 41 - 80
  • Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Southwestern, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients

Description

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.
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 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
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?