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The Capital Grille

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16489 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85254-1578 (Frank Lloyd Wright Blvd.)
+1 480-348-1700
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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84 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We travel quite a bit and have always enjoyed the Capital Grill for service, quality and ambiance so while in Scottsdale we thought we were on the right track. The service and surroundings were what we had grown to expect from our previous experiences in other cities but the food kind of surprised us and fell a bit short this... More 

Thank 1BeerMan
Sedona, AZ
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80 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A New Orleans couple, my wife and I all have birthdays within weeks of each other. For the past several years, we celebrate them together by traveling to a destination together. This year, our friends came to our hometown of Scottsdale, AZ. With many fine restaurants to choose from, we chose this one because of its wide variety of great... More 

Thank PurpleLightworker
Idar-Oberstein, Germany
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24 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything was perfect, from the salad to the wine and sweets. Couldn't have asked for a more perfectly cooked steak, and the mashed potatoes had to be more than 50% butter and cream (which is perfect).

Thank nkersey
Scottsdale, Arizona
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food and good location on the corner of Frank Lloyd Wright and Scottsdale Road. Great service as well. So many good restaurants in Scottsdale but Capital Grille is in the top 10.

Thank orestadr
Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
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208 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went with friends on Saturday and usually service is great whenever we have been there but it was extremely busy due to the Phoenix Open being near-by and I think we had a new waiter working the outdoor cigar smoking patio. After a long time waiting for our Stoli-Doli's, which are awesome Martini's, our waiter returned with out them not... More 

Thank Denise M
Paris, IL
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199 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We always seem to pick Capital Grill for our special dining experiences. We were seated promptly and served by Colin who was fantastic. He recommended the lobster mac & cheese as a side. Wow oh Wow was it delicious. We split a sea bass dinner which left room for dessert. Make no mistake about it, Capital Grill is a quiet,... More 

Thank Barbara and Dav... D
Long Island
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56 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been going here for our anniversary for the past few years. Obviously we like the place. Always friendly staff, especially our waiter Joe. Wish I got his last name. Next time. Steaks were great, cooked perfectly. I had a glass of wine and when I wasn't sure what to order, Joe brought out 3 different wines to make sure... More 

Thank Har2301
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love this place, the service is always good and they have a good wine selection. I love the ribeye and my wife usually gets the salmon or filet. I don't think you can go wrong. The steak sandwich is great for lunch too.

Thank Trey M
The Woodlands, Texas
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160 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came in for Barrett Jackson with freinds, wanted to get one GOOD meal befroe returning home. Had 8:45 reservation, we didn't have any wait upon arrival, and the place was packed. Server was delightful - playes along with our silliness and she made our night that much better. Food was off the chain. Steaks prepared exacly how ordered, Bisque was... More 

Thank JeffLowney
Phoenix, Arizona
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 21, 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for an amazing meal timed meticulously then look no further. We have had the pleasure of experiencing dining perfection with Kevin at the helm. Kevin times the meal perfectly with the precision of an amazing ballad. The bone in Ribeye literally melts in your mouth, the Chilean Sea Bass was a medley of sweet flavors. All... More 

Thank Joseph S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$50 - $80
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions, Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16489 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85254-1578
    (Frank Lloyd Wright Blvd.)
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Scottsdale
  • Phone Number: +1 480-348-1700

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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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?