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The Capital Grille

310 W Wisconsin Ave, Unit 100W, Milwaukee, WI 53203-2269
414-223-0600
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Ranked #20 of 1,402 Restaurants in Milwaukee
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $60 - $80
Cuisines: Steakhouse
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Fine Dining
Description: Milwaukee has come intoits own. With world-class architecture, a buoyant lakefront, superb art museum and ever-growing fine dining scene. Which is about to become even finer.Enjoy our legendarydry aged steaks, chops and fresh seafood. 5,000 or so award winning wines. And, sublime desserts. All in an atmosphere of relaxed elegance. All just steps from the vibrant RiverWalk, Midwest Airlines Center and U.S. Cellular Arena.The Capital Grille Milwaukee. Because one unforgettable experience deserves another.
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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114 reviews 114 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

My husband and I have a local steakhouse that we love. We are often disappointed when we try other steakhouses. Not so with The Capital Grille! We were surprised as it is a chain. We had the lobster bisque, the Kona dry aged sirloin (without the bone) and delmonico steak. Our side was the au gratin potatoes. All of it... More

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Greendale, Wisconsin, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

This is my wife's "celebration" restaurant. Easily the best steaks I have had. The shallot butter sauce and the kona rub are fantastic. If you like a little extra spice on your steaks, you can get that too. It is rather expensive, but I guess you get what you pay for. If it's winter, try not to sit too near... More

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Waukesha, Wisconsin
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

On November, 8 2014 my fiancé and I celebrated our engagement at the Capital Grille and could not have had a better experience. I have dined at the Capital Grille many times, and always enjoyed my dinner, but this time was exceptional. Our waitress, Kimberlee, went above and beyond our expectations and provided what was truly the best service that... More

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Leesburg, Florida
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41 reviews 41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

The whole experience was a B+/A-. The Calimari was the best I've ever had. The rest of the meal was good. Good job!!!!

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Holland, MI
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137 reviews 137 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

In town for a conference, I went here with my wife, daughter, and father-in-law. I started with the oysters, which were excellent. My wife had the excellent lobster bisque. My entree was the filet and lobster. We got creamed spinach, potatoes, and brussels sprouts, all of which were terrific. Our waitress was perfection. Four of us were at a big,... More

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Cranleigh, United Kingdom
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59 reviews 59 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

I've been having great food like this in France for 30 years, so it takes something for me to be really amazed by food like this. My wife and I shared the bisque, with lobster at the bottom of the bowl. The fillet was so soft a steak knife was not needed at all. This came with a red wine... More

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

My husband and I had another wonderful anniversary dinner at the Capital Grille. They treated us like a King and Queen. They decorated the table for us and gave us special treats for our anniversary which included a small appetizer along with dessert and champagne. They also will take a picture to remember your special occasion. Our food was delicious.... More

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Dubuque
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

First impressions are what they are, and when we walked in I was taken aback by the tacky decor. My husband, who is one of the most laid back people I know even took some pot shots. The food was good. If I could give it 3 1/2 stars I would, but it lacked enough for me to give 4... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I have heard that this restaurant is amazing, so I had high expectations going into the dining experience. I have got to say this was the best meal I have ever eaten. I got the filet mignon with a shallot butter sauce and WOW!!!! The steak just melted in my mouth.... It was amazing. My husband got the sirloin with... More

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2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 via mobile

Six of us celebrating a birthday, six different steaks done perfectly, six fantastic sides, six perfect salads, great selection of wine, and a nice birthday dessert. Birthday card from the restaurant and decorative sprinkles on the table -- nice touch! Even a commemorative photo of our group for each couple. Our server, Jessica, was top notch. Great experience!!

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Address: 310 W Wisconsin Ave, Unit 100W, Milwaukee, WI 53203-2269
Phone Number: 414-223-0600
Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
Average Prices: USD 60 - 80
Cuisine: Steakhouse

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