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The Capital Grille

#22 of 7,156 Restaurants in Houston
Certificate of Excellence
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5365 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77056-5402 (Yorktown)
+1 713-623-4600
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Houma, Louisiana
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51 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

My wife and I returned to Houston after our first visit 40 years ago. The capital Grill was suggested as a place to dine. I checked off the special occasion box on line. The restaurant is easy to drive by because there is not a sign, just the name on the building. Our table was set with a rose in... More 

Thank imacroy
Montreal, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

beautiful restaurant, great food , NY steak was amazing ! good service ! Carl best waiter !!! 😜🇺🇸👍🏽

Thank MarieChristineh
Mountain Home, AR
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197 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went there on a business dinner and were next to last to leave. The food was absolutely GREAT! This was the best Filet I have ever eaten! It was better than one I recall from a restaurant almost 40 years ago. I don't take quality food lightly and this was a great place. The service was good and he... More 

Thank RedHornet72653
Houston, Texas
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79 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a business dinner the other night and it was great. Food and service were excellent. We love this restaurant and go at least once a week. Great staff. We love the bar lounge. Always the best.

Thank red1990
London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great meat perfectly cooked with excellent sides dishes. Good services but slightly overpriced. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>

Thank eva0000
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed March 8, 2017 via mobile

Good and prompt service without pushing. Great steak, perfectly prepared, tasty and juicy. Try the one with lobster tails, delicious.

Thank Terje B
Katy, United States
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed March 2, 2017

We had dinner at the Capitol Grille for Valentine's. The steak and sides were all excellent. Great food!!! The service was even better. Our server was Jason Joe and he was phenomenal. What a great experience.

Thank Kim L
Annandale, Virginia, United States
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308 reviews
188 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed February 27, 2017 via mobile

We had large group here on Valentine's Day no less but still they arranged a great table for us! Having had a big steak the night before I went with the Salmon and it was PERFECT! Very tasty and cooked just right!

Thank Richard H
Dallas, Texas
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44 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

Our party of 7 had a sort of quiet table near the kitchen on a lively Saturday night. There were few if any empty tables and the atmosphere was boisterous but we could still carry on our conversations. Everyone either ordered Salmon or Steak and there were no complaints. A table starter of fried calamari was well received as were... More 

Thank Briarpatcher
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed February 20, 2017

Steak in Texas. What could be better? The staff is knowledgeable and helpful from choosing a wine, main course, sides and dessert. They are also responsive to any additional requests. Great food. Fantastic ambiance for couples or groups.

Thank Michelle M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5365 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77056-5402
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-623-4600
You are cordially invited to join us for an evening or afternoon of 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 luncheon or dinner, we can help you flawlessly pull off any private dining event. Our event planning staff has extensive experience and the ideal materials to work with—a capital setting, distinctive food and unmatched service. One of only a few restaurants in Houston to receive the DiRona (Distinguished Restaurants of North America) Award.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?