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The Capital Grille

40 W Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46204-3402
+1 317-423-8790
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (167 reviews)
“truffle fries” (10 reviews)
“lobster bisque” (20 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
40 W Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46204-3402
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1 - 10 of 738 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Even on a busy concert night, after the rush, it was a pleasure to be here. Waitstaff genuinely friendly and attentive. Wine and cocktails with a nice variety. Steaks done exactly as ordered.

Thank Road325530
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We chose this restaurant because it was close to where we were at downtown. It was such a beautiful relaxing upscale environment. We had excellent service from the time we walked into the door. The food was amazing as well. They found out ot was...More

Thank Stephanie K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First visit and it did not disappoint. Ruben and Latrice were fantastic! Excellent service. Food was delicious. Will be back.

Thank Brett O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked the reservation through Open Table, a few days before arriving, the restaurant called to confirm the reservation and our special birthday event. Nice touch for sure. The four of us arrived at the restaurant and were immediately greeted and taken to our table,...More

Thank Shnoobs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had an endless supply of delicious appetizers, which included crab cakes, beef tartare, spicy calamari and shellfish platters. All of it was fresh and delicious! Everyone’s dish was cooked perfectly. We also had someone with severe allergies and the chef made a special dressing...More

Thank aplummer2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

excellent service and advice on what to order, steak, sprouts in cream, we didnt have reservations just walked in which is rare

Thank emiliebender
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner here before Cirque di Soliel. The lovely server asked if we had any plans later that might be of a concern. We told him our time restraints he made some suggestions and gave us the devour menu. We enjoyed the salmon and...More

Thank macymooChicago
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a vegetarian and a vegan in our group. Not only was it not an issue, they did an amazing job. Wish I took a photo of the vegetable platter; it was fantastic and a work of art. None of the vegetables were cooked...More

Thank Ellen M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to go here for my wife's birthday. They had anyone special in which we got to take several different wines with our meal. I also ordered lobster bisque a regular house salad and a (Kona style)NY strip. My wife ordered a filet and...More

Thank turne23
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have enjoyed this Capital Grille, along with other locations, over the years. On this trip, I enjoyed breakfast. The food and the service were very good. I suggest the blueberry pancakes!

Thank smitty237
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Harry G
August 4, 2018|
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Kyle D
January 9, 2017|
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Response from James S | Reviewed this property |
Nope. We had a group of 10 ages 10 to adult.
Melissa B
January 26, 2016|
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Response from DON_2013_CR | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant is adjacent to the Hilton hotel, with an entrance connected directly from the hotel lobby. I do not recall any area in the restaurant that would accommodate a party of 40. I would suggest that Melissa B... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$60 - $80
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 W Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46204-3402
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis>  > Downtown Indianapolis
  • Neighborhood: Downtown Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-423-8790
You are cordially invited to join us to experience 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 adjacent to The Conrad Hotel.
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