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Capitol Grille

231 6th Ave N, The Hermitage Hotel, Nashville, TN 37219-1903
+1 615-345-7116
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (40 reviews)
“steak” (92 reviews)
“coconut cake” (25 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
231 6th Ave N, The Hermitage Hotel, Nashville, TN 37219-1903
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1 - 10 of 817 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

I stopped here for lunch. Lots of southern charm in this beautiful hotel and dining room. Very attentive staff. Nice place to relax and people watch. I had an heirloom tomato salad. Delicious and just the right size for lunch.More

Thank Cherry S
Kait C, Marketing at Capitol Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Good Morning Cherry, Thank you for dining with us! We are delighted to hear that our southern, historic charm provided the perfect setting for a relaxing lunch! Our heirloom tomato salad, picked fresh from our garden, is truly one of our favorites! We hope to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of my favorite places to bring someone for a special evening. The atmosphere and service is excellent. It is inside The Hermitage Hotel which is quite stunning...and be sure to check out the men's restroom (even if you are a lady)...recognized as...More

Thank timothysmith
Kait C, Marketing at Capitol Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Good Morning Timothy, Thank you for dining with us at Capitol Grille! We are delighted to hear that we are one of your favorite places for a special evening in Nashville, and that our service & atmosphere continue to make your experiences memorable! We hope...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Capitol Grille is the oldest Southern restaurant in the state, and for good reason. One visit and you quickly realize why it is held in such high regard. The sorghum braised short ribs will change your perception of brisket forever. If you're looking for a...More

Thank NashvilleTenn
Kait C, Manager at Capitol Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good Afternoon, Thank you for choosing The Capitol Grille for your meal in Nashville. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience with us, and that our Southern Cuisine surpassed your expectations! We couldn't agree more about our sorghum braised short ribs-...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Service, food, wine, yes, yes and yes! This restaurant is simply phenomenal! From soup to salad to steak to salmon, yes, yes, yes and yes! Ask for Tom, one of the best waiters we ever had the pleasure to dine with!More

Thank George B
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Good Evening George, Thank you for choosing The Capitol Grille for your meal in Nashville. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your entire dining experience with us! I will be sure to pass the compliments along to our Chef as well as to...More

Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

We had dinner here and what a beautiful place. The staff was amazing. The restaurant it’s self is very pretty inside. The hotel that is there is a 6 diamond I believe, very pretty. I had the halibut special is was so good. My husband...More

Thank kkouklis
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Good Afternoon, Thank you for choosing the Capitol Grille and taking a moment to tell us about your experience. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your delicious seafood dishes with us! We hope to welcome you back in to dine again in the...More

Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

Our Lyft driver recommended this classic hotel in downtown Nashville. We ate at the well appointed bar with friendly and efficient service. As we planned for a big dinner, my fiancée and I Split an appetizer and a sandwich. Be sure to walk around the...More

Thank Drew K
Management response:Responded July 10, 2018

Good Morning Drew, Thank you for choosing to dine with us at our Oak Bar for your lunch in Nashville. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience with us! We hope to welcome you back in to dine with us again...More

Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our dinner with family. We started with a delicate Caesar salad. My wife enjoyed her salmon very much. The risotto was outstanding. My daughter was kind enough for me to taste, and risotto was fantastic. I enjoyed the shrimp & grits. We enjoyed...More

Thank AlfredoMartin
Management response:Responded June 25, 2018

Good Afternoon, Thank you for choosing Capitol Grille for your family's meal in Downtown Nashville. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your entire dining experience! What a treat that your family enjoyed a wide variety of dishes and our signature Hermitage Hotel Merlot-...More

Reviewed June 12, 2018

Dinner was good, but really enjoyed the breakfast. service was great,, place is very charming, & thought prices & quality was better then most hotels.More

Thank Vann H
Management response:Responded June 25, 2018

Good Afternoon, Thank you for choosing the Capitol Grille for your meal in Nashville. We're delighted to hear that you enjoyed both breakfast and dinner at Capitol Grille! We always strive to provide an exceptional level of Southern cuisine. If there is anything we can...More

Reviewed June 8, 2018

Ate dinner at the Capitol Grille, last night. We had the hot chicken and the hamburger. First, beware everything is expensive and a la carte. The waiter expressed that the hot chicken was spicy but we found it too sweet (side note, if you want...More

Thank Peggy S
Management response:Responded June 25, 2018

Good Afternoon, We regret to hear of your dining experience and we appreciate you bringing your concerns to our attention so that they may be addressed. We apologize that your meal was not the exceptional level of cuisine we strive to serve every day. If...More

Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

This is definitely a very nice restaurant. It is not the "Capital" Grille (with an "a") Unfortunately the oysters we ordered were not shucked properly and my steak, although perfectly cooked was not very warm. Overall it was a reasonable experience....great atmosphere...food was okMore

Thank Arnie A
Management response:Responded May 29, 2018

Good Morning, Thank you for choosing the Capitol Grille for your meal in Nashville. We regret to hear that your dining experience with us wasn't to the level of service we strive to provide. If there is anything we can do to improve upon our...More

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Response from Steve_in_TN | Reviewed this property |
They do, it is excellent and well worth the price.
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Just don't know since we were there during the summer'
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$15 - $50
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Validated Parking, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 231 6th Ave N, The Hermitage Hotel, Nashville, TN 37219-1903
    (Union)
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Davidson County  >  Nashville>  > Downtown Nashville
  • Neighborhood: Downtown Nashville
  • Phone Number: +1 615-345-7116
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at The Hermitage Hotel
Description
Since opening our doors in 1910, Capitol Grille has been one of the most beloved places in Nashville. As the oldest and longest-running Southern restaurant in the state, Capitol Grille is a last remaining example of what true Southern simplicity should taste like.
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