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“High class” 5 of 5 stars
Review of The Capital Grille

The Capital Grille
5365 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77056-5402
713-623-4600
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Ranked #13 of 7,221 Restaurants in Houston
Price range: $21 - $80
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Yorktown
Description: The Houston Chronicle deemed The Capital Grille a “monumental restaurant.”You're sure to have no reservations choosing The Capital Grille for your nights out. You will, however, want to make reservations to hold your private lunch parties here. Available to groups of 25 or more. Come see why the Distinguished Restaurants of North America awarded us the DiRoNA Award for the highest quality standards in all aspects of the dining experience.
Houston, Texas
Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“High class”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013

Great food, not cheap. Long standing tradition for fine quality. Lots of people use this restaurant as a meeting place so you may see a lot of important people. The food and service is very good.

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Cypress, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Excellent food and service!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

Marinated Rib-Eye is the best in Houston! Lobster Mac-n-Cheese is the perfect complement! I've been to steak lover for decades and Captial Grille is one of the best around!

Visited January 2013
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Houston, Texas
Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 26 cities Reviews in 26 cities
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
“Over the top!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2013

The Capital Grille consistently has delicious food, attentive service, and a relaxed yet sophisticated atmosphere. The steaks are by far the best of any steakhouse in Houston. They are mouth watering and perfectly cooked. Remington-type bronze statues used in the decor add to the Western atmosphere. The servers are always available to give suggestions when needed. A perfect place to take an out of town guest who wants to experience some genuine Texas hospitality!

  • Visited January 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Houston, Texas, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Consistently excellent steak”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

Have been to Capital Grille a few times, mostly for special occasions (birthday, son's high school graduation party) but went last Friday with the wife just for fun.

The Steaks were great, as usual, and the dessert was a monstrous hunk of delicious chocolate hazelnut cake. We ate it for days.

Fabulous food and professional service--what's not to like?

  • Visited January 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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35 reviews 35 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 21 cities Reviews in 21 cities
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
“amazing food, great service!!!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013 via mobile

My husband & I had a wonderful meal! the wait was long so we sat in the bar. the server was very helpful, and quick to get our drinks and entrees out! it's a must visit have your in the Houston area!!!!

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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