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The Capital Grille

250 Boylston St, Chestnut Hill, Newton, MA 02467-2001
+1 617-928-1400
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood tower” (4 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
250 Boylston St, Chestnut Hill, Newton, MA 02467-2001
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Graduation celebration. Capital Grille was ready in all aspects. Hostesses could not have been nicer. Server was outstanding throughout the meal. Food was timely and terrific. They brought out a celebratory dessert. Was simply a great evening. Everything that I would hope for in a...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always thought of this restaurant as a Special Occasion restaurant. This is still the case but the new bar is a great option for a casual meal for 2

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After having an incredibly bad experience at a restaurant across the street we arrived at the Captial Grille after calling and asking if there was anyway possible to seat our party of 8. Barbara graciously told us that they could take us (even though it...More

Thank Europebaby
Reviewed May 6, 2018

My wife and I attended a family celebration at this Capital Grille location, and we were thoroughly impressed with every aspect of the evening. Even though this was our first time here we were treated as if we were long-time regulars from the valet parking,...More

Thank MikeOstr
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful venue and delicious food This place never disappoints and service is old world Highly recommended

Thank Simon R
Reviewed April 8, 2018

Happy 90th Birthday to Bertha Thank you to Culinary Professional Jamie Lee Morrissey (standing behind Bertha), Manager Stephen Gledhill and our amazing attentive server Renzo Ochoa at The Capital Grill in Chestnut Hill. The table was sprinkled with birthday confetti and a personalized menu for...More

Thank Robin C
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Great food and service. If a group get the seafood tower Always get the ribeye. Can’t go wrong Service is always great and attentive

Thank Warren A
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

You can never go wrong at the Capital Grille, but this was our first lunch experience and we were as pleased as ever! Service was great and the three course lunch was perfect. We ordered the clam chowder, dry aged sirloin, signature cheeseburger, creme brûlée,...More

Thank aotova
Reviewed March 23, 2018

And had another good meal. Lots of choices for the $38 fare, including 2 steaks (12 oz bone in strip or 6 oz filet), a few apps and 2 options for dessert. Were originally seated at a two top right near an empty 11 top,...More

Thank Northern_Traveler00
Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

Typical NYC steak house with lockers for the regulars’ wine/liquor, extremely expensive steaks and wine. Not being in NYC & paying $24 for a glass of Cabernet was a little shocking. Crab cakes were average, calamari was perfectly cooked. Filets cooked perfectly, sides were additional...More

Thank SunsetCker
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January 5, 2017|
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Response from Elizabeth S | Reviewed this property |
I can tell you for sure it has been there for at LEAST 10 years, but likely longer. I moved to the area in 2008 and it has always been there. It is on Rt. 9, across from the Mall at Chestnut Hill, just before the plaza where... More
August 10, 2016|
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Response from HvPssptWilTrvl | Reviewed this property |
CG is an upscale restaurant with $$$$ prices, choice wines and private dining rooms - wear appropriate dinner attire.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$60 - $80
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 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
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 250 Boylston St, Chestnut Hill, Newton, MA 02467-2001
    (Langley Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Newton
  • Phone Number: +1 617-928-1400
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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