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The Capital Grille

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250 Boylston St, Chestnut Hill, Newton, MA 02467 (Langley Road)
+1 617-928-1400
Today
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Orange, California
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267 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Consistent high end food at a high end price. We took a big group and everything was correct and we had no problems

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Boston, Massachusetts
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50 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a family reunion dinner at the Newton Capital Grille after thanksgiving. We chose it mainly because it was close to where we lived and had 4 young children in the party of 12. Having been to a number of other Capital Grille we thought it would be a good choice. However, 15 minutes into the meal a balding... More 

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Le Vaud, Switzerland
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111 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After the overly long wait for our table to be prepared, we then had very attentive service throughout the meal. However the whole place is too sports bar-ish for our taste and we were delighted to be in a private dining room. The steaks were well cooked to our taste (rare) and we shared two starters between four which was... More 

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La Quinta, California
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106 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2016 via mobile

Took a party of 7 (three generations) here for a birthday celebration. Everyone came away happy - even the young kids. It is expensive, to be sure ($60 per person, including wine and gratuity) but probably worth it, considering the location. Our server Jill was attentive and made sure everyone was content. The food was good and included a birthday... More 

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Thank Shermyanne
Boston, Massachusetts
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 1, 2016

We come here often even with kids sometimes. The waitstaff is always amazing the food is top notch. It is hard to get a seat at the bar so table reservations are a must. Special occasions are recognized always!

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Thank Hillary A
Desert Hot Springs, California
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23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2016 via mobile

I have always wanted to go here and tonight we did. The food, device and ambiance were outstanding. The rib eye steak was fantastic. I had the steamed Maine Lobster - very enjoyable! I will definitely return. I liked the fact that we didn't have to dress up, but you can if you want to.

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Thank Richard B
Portsmouth, New Hampshire
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43 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2016

This is definitely going to be an annual visit - just the most delicious food and amazing service! Waitstaff was attentive and helpful - thanks from the top of my head to the tips of my toes for mentioning the coconut cream pie before I ate my meal! The aged filet mignon was the best I've eaten and I could... More 

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Thank LeisaS
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

Class restaurant with great food. Had dinner with 6 colleagues. We had steak, chicken, and seafood. Everything was great and service was excellent. Will go again given the chance. Be prepared to pay a premium for the service, great food, and atmosphere.

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Thank Tom D
Boston, Massachusetts
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25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016

Everything here is exceptional! If you want a deal, try the Wagyu and Wine, when available. This is fine dining burger and fries with a choice of marvelous wine. The Duckhorn Cab is worth the $25 alone

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Lincoln, MA
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 2016

Pros- When not upselling on wine service was good and attentive. Relatively quiet. Scalloped potatos. Cons- My mignon tasted like venison and was not tender. Asked for medium rare. Got well done on exterior, medium in interior. Husbands rib eye steak not any better. What we cook at home is better prepared and more tender. Appetizers and sides about what... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$60 - $80
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Business meetings, Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 250 Boylston St, Chestnut Hill, Newton, MA 02467
    (Langley Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Newton
  • Phone Number: +1 617-928-1400
Description
You'll quickly see why The Boston Globe proclaimed “we've never been happier in our lives,” after an evening at The Capital Grille. Drawing from its New England roots, The Capital Grille’s relaxed elegance and style have become a trademark of the Boston area. Join us just east of the Atrium Mall and a million miles fromthe ordinary.

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Providence, Rhode Island
Wellesley, Massachusetts
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?