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The Capital Grille

201 North Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28202 (First Ward)
(704) 348-1400
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Ranked #11 of 1,948 Restaurants in Charlotte
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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
Cuisines: American
Neighborhood: First Ward
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: 5th Street
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 meeting, we can help you flawlessly pull off any private dining event. Our team has extensive experience and the ideal materials to work with—a capital setting, distinctive food and unmatched service. Located in the heart of the Uptown Financial District just blocks from the Bank of America Stadium, Charlotte Convention Center, and Time Warner Cable Arena.
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Virginia
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50 reviews 50 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

After many recommendations, we walked to the Capital Grille. The atmosphere is a traditional dark wood paneled restaurant with many oil painted portraits of what I assumed to be prominent NC politicians. This was a "special occasion" type of restaurant. The wine selection is good, and there are some options for by-the-glass. The clam chowder appetizer had a lot of... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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277 reviews 277 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
199 helpful votes 199 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

My wife and I have made the Capital Grille our go to place for our anniversary dinner, as it can be very expensive, but man o man, the food is amazing. After 2 or 3 visits, we've got our order pretty much down to the T. You've got to start out with the Lobster bisque. It has huge chunks of... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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82 reviews 82 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

this is a nice well established charlotte restaurant. a known landmark. the service and atmosphere are great for entertaining and having different meal selections. the menu provides selections considering steak and fish. their mac and cheese is a trademark. they have a popular bar with a great selection of house drinks. it is a good place for dinner and drinks... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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58 reviews 58 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Went to the Capital Grill for an anniversary celebration. Everything was top notch, $$$, of course. Went early to beat the weekend rush, and am glad we did. The tables are already close, and the noise level was acceptable, but it did get much louder, and I noticed the bar area was packed when we were leaving. Our waiter was... More

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New Jersey
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

I'm not a huge fan of steak restaurants, but my son is and really wanted us to go here. And I am glad that we did. After a long day of setting up his first apartment, we had a late reservation. We started out with drinks at the bar. I had their special infused pineapple martini. It went down very... More

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Hilton Head, South Carolina
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Had a fantastic meal. Sea bass was the best I have ever had and the lobster mac was heavenly. Beautiful wine list, food and service. Big shout out to Scott our server! He was wonderful.

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Thomasville, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

Ok my first time today and it did not dissapointe at all I had the lobster mac and cheese and I must say yes I love a little pricy 17 with taxes $ and I wanted it I deserve it haha and I love it

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Indianapolis
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I always enjoy going to Capital Grille. I visited this one in Charlotte while on business. As usual, the service, food and décor were superb. Oysters, salad, asparagus and lobster were the selections this night. Excellent is all I can say. Capital Grille is always a good choice.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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93 reviews 93 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Today I hosted a business lunch at Capital Grille in Uptown Charlotte which was my second visit to this location (had dined previously at the Tyson's Corner, VA location many times). The food was amazing; a tasty and plentiful blackened tenderloin entree salad followed by the table sharing the carrot cake. Capital Grille is consistently excellent in terms of the... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We tried this restaurant during Restaurant Week and are so happy we gave it a go. The service was excellent as was the food. Filet mignon was tender and flavorful and the salmon was very good. Warm bread, tasty salads and delicious desserts rounded out a lovely meal. We certainly enjoyed our evening here and can't wait to go back.

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Additional Information about The Capital Grille

Address: 201 North Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28202
Phone Number: (704) 348-1400
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte>  > First Ward
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
Cuisine: American

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