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The Capital Grille

5310 Western Ave, Chevy Chase, MD 20815-3775
+1 301-718-7812
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (60 reviews)
“salad” (22 reviews)
“truffle fries” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
5310 Western Ave, Chevy Chase, MD 20815-3775
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sometimes when you travel with a small child fine dining restaurants look at you like you asked to bring a wildebeest with you to dinner, not so with Capital Grille. They tucked us away in a spot that was perfect for a high chair. We...More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ambience: great. Staff and service:superb. Food quality: excellent. Food preparation: wonderful. Total Experience: A.

Thank Adam R
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

Amanda is a delightful and professional waitress at the Chevy Chase Capital Grill. It is always a pleasure to have a wonderful meal in a lovely setting with a charming and attentive server. It is no wonder we are frequent guests here!

Thank Jgmo
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

Our favorite steak is always the Capital Grille in any city. We went here to celebrate my daughters graduation from AU in DC. The staff went over and above for us. Excellent service, atmosphere and food! They treated us with complimentary mini cocktails and a...More

Thank Dottie M
Reviewed July 1, 2018

Having dined here on many occasions, usually as a guest, I have always found the service is most attentive and gracious in the area. My lunch on Friday, however, showed that the most superb service was yet to be.Our server, Morgan was awesome- so lovely,...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed June 26, 2018

The ambiance is very club-like with lots of wood, some animal heads on the walls, menu featuring lots of beef, but the best thing is that the noise level is low enough that one can converse easily with one's dining partners. The three of us...More

Thank loopbay
Reviewed June 25, 2018

Dinner was amazing. We took my nephew for dinner. Salads were superb. Especially enjoyed the Ceasar salad. We all had steaks-did not even need a knife. Server was excellant, and the small dessert she brought my nephew was very much appreciated.

Thank Denis F
Reviewed June 18, 2018

I have never been disappointed in the Capital Grille. Perfect for business lunch or dinners. Group gatherings or family events or date night, I have never been disappointed. Food quality is superb and service is way above average. Worth every penny. They work for your...More

Thank Nancy D
Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

Honestly I was looking at other restaurants in the area but my friend and husband insisted on going to Capital Grille. We went here for lunch. We had an amazing server and that’s what made my lunch. He was great and super attentive.

Thank Ananda R
Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

We had a large group of 15. Amanda took excellent care of us. Once you get past the cost, it was truly outstanding. We had several raw bar towers, salads, calamari, etc to start. The steaks, lamb chops, veal chops, etc were delicious, as were...More

Thank RonFG
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May 15, 2016|
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Response from TheCmdr | Reviewed this property |
No there is not - but - it IS a classy place and while some wear a coat and tie, others no tie or just business casual. I did see some 'younger' patrons in street clothes that frankly, did not show any class or decorum with... More
Leslie B
July 9, 2015|
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Response from MwahMwah | Reviewed this property |
Leslie, Google - gluten free hq - for a link to a review that identifies the gluten free selections. Be sure to read it carefully and let your serve know - gluten free !!! All the best, Mwah Mwah
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$50 - $100
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5310 Western Ave, Chevy Chase, MD 20815-3775
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Chevy Chase
  • Phone Number: +1 301-718-7812
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