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The Capital Grille - New York City Chrysler Center

155 East 42nd Street, New York City, NY 10017
(212) 953-2000
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Ranked #106 of 11,875 Restaurants in New York City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $21 - $80
Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Dessert, Contemporary
Neighborhood:
Midtown
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Good for: Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Between Lexington & Third Avenues
Transit: Grand Central Terminal: 4, 5, 6, 7 & S subways. Metro-North Railroad. Buses: M1, M2, M3, M4, M42, M98, M101, M 102, M104.
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. * If you are making a reservation from outside of the U.S., please email newyorktimelife@tcgdine.com
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Detroit, Michigan
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41 reviews 41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

It's lunch time (2pm) the place is crazy busy. I hang till things slow down and then order their fantastic burger. I ask for mayo but get none, the bun is still partially frozen .. But yes the burger is cooked perfect medium rare. I guess I didn't need the carbs this time around, just ate the burger with a... More 

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NY
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

I was here with a large group of people during the holiday season and they were able to accommodate us even with the last minute guest addition. The food was very good. The staff were very courteous & very helpful with their food & drink reccommendations. The wine list is superb as well as the choices of steak.

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Montrose, New York
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135 reviews 135 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Pricey, beautiful and a very fine menu and wine list. Easy from GCT and definitely worth a stop for an occasion.

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London, United Kingdom
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109 reviews 109 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
159 helpful votes 159 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We fancied steak while we were in New York with most of the steak restaurants that I had researched prior to coming out being booked we read the reviews here, and with them having availability decided to book. We were greeted with a smile and shown to a lovely table for two. Menu had a nice selection and the wine... More 

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Manchester, NJ
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32 reviews 32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

From beginning to end, this was as good a dinner experience as you can imagine. Start with a smiling welcome at the door, bartenders who are expert in their knowledge of wines and ensure you select the right one for you. Add an attentive and friendly wait staff and expertly prepared food, and you are in for a memorable meal.... More 

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East Brunswick, New Jersey
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76 reviews 76 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

After all the years of dining out, I still find the Capital Grille restaurants the best at serving steak. The restaurant in spite of our visit being on New Year's eve, for all the craziness that goes with the day, still did itself proud. They honored our request for a round table for our party of eight and also honored... More 

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Miami, Florida
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46 reviews 46 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Everything about Capital Grille is top-notch. We went for a late lunch, so the prices are more reasonable. Definitely make a reservation because this place is popular and crowded. A lot of locals were dining. We ordered a steak which was cooked to perfection, a salad with grilled shrimp and a variety of delicious appetizers. We also had a glass... More 

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New York City, New York
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25 reviews 25 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

This location is right around the corner from my office, so I eat here regularly. The service is almost always fantastic and the food is very good. On my first visit, I was very pleased because I was the only one at our table who was wearing black pants (the others were wearing white/cream) and the server gave me a... More 

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Plainview, New York
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33 reviews 33 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Had reservation after a Saturday show for 5 oclock. when we arrived, there was only a few customers there. was seated next to a table very close to each other whe they could of put us in a large booth. Had to compolain to the manager to get the table changed. The food was good but not great . The... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

This is a wonderful spot for a business lunch. Food is wonderful and the service is impeccable. Highly recommend the lobster bisque, the salads, Chilean sea bass and the burger. All good choices. located just up the street from Grand Central station. A real find in this touristy neighborhood.

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Additional Information about The Capital Grille - New York City Chrysler Center

Address: 155 East 42nd Street, New York City, NY 10017
Phone Number: (212) 953-2000
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 21 - 80
Cuisine: American, Dessert, Contemporary

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