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The Capital Grille

120 W 51st St, New York City, NY 10020-1300
+1 212-246-0154
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
120 W 51st St, New York City, NY 10020-1300
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first time at The Capital Grill. We picked this spot in part, because it was easy walking distance from the Broadway Show we were seeing. The restaurant itself is a great atmosphere, very elegant. Our service people were exceptional! Very attentive, friendly...More

Thank sross64
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was just at the Capital Grille in Cleveland on Sunday- had a brilliant Ceasers Salad with extra anchovies - just had the same here in NYC midtown and it was so disappointing. The salad was full of sardines and not anchovies. Chef said they were...More

Thank hugomoose
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous decor, excellent menu choices, perfect preparation and impeccable service So nice to dine at a restaurant where the staff gets everything right

Thank Frank N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is our restaurant of choice when we come to NYC for a show. The theatre menu is a great value, we love the food and the staff has always been excellent. Cozy booths and warm atmosphere.

Thank Nancymac55
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went there with the wife to indulge on the typical experience of the Capital Grille, but were extremely let down with the food and service. The service was rush rush in every possible sense. Drink was serve wrong twice, a mojito order was taken and...More

Thank JO D
Reviewed March 13, 2018

The Capital Grill is a reliable place to get quick service, good food and a menu where everyone can find something they like to eat. I normally go for a steak or fish special but you can get good vegetarian meal as well. Good drink...More

Thank Thomas S
Reviewed March 13, 2018

A nice location, very business like crowd and big apple design. I don't think anyone should come here to enjoy food but if you need to have a meeting with an investment banker, it'll feel quite perfect. Steaks were fine, seafood not particularly well prepared,...More

Thank jfink101957
Reviewed March 6, 2018

We had good time and food was OK except my wife did not like salad. However, about 1.5-2 hours after the dinner my wife developed severe nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. We had to leave Broadway show because of all this. Symptoms were consistent with food...More

1  Thank Igorek007
Reviewed March 5, 2018

I went there with business colleagues during a conference in NYC. This place is shining example of why it’s so fun to dine out in the Big Apple—professional wait staff seamlessly bustling to and fro, loud but not too loud, and excellent food.

1  Thank Mosesddog
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Visited here during restaurant week in New York, where restaurants offer 3 courses for $46 per person. Had the most delicious meal, fillet steak cooked to perfection. Service was top notch its usual menu is pricey but for anyone wanting to splash some cash then...More

Thank Wendy L
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Patti K
November 27, 2017|
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Response from Fidels98 | Reviewed this property |
No. Not enough time.
Melissa S
August 31, 2017|
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We only went to the one so cannot answer that.
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May 12, 2017|
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Response from jonathan l | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I can't "swear" to recall precisely all the details, though, there is dinig on floor level, no stairs, Perhaps emailing the restaurant could clarify all tje details, I believe you'll have a splendid time once you're... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 W 51st St, New York City, NY 10020-1300
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-246-0154
Within the hallowed walls of the Time-Life Building, and surrounded by some of the city’s most heralded attractions from Broadway to Radio City Music Hall, the imminent arrival of The Capital Grille is creating quite a stir of its own. Especially anticipated are our legendary dry-aged steaks, fresh seafood offerings, and a widely heralded collection of over 7,000 bottles of wine. All presented with unparalleled service in an atmosphere of relaxed elegance that serves as a respite to the frenetic pace of the streets outside.
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