Cap City Fine Diner & Bar - Grandview
Cap City Fine Diner & Bar - Grandview

Cap City Fine Diner & Bar - Grandview

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Website: http://www.capcitygrandview.com/
  • Phone: 6142913663x
  • Hours of Operation:
    Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:00am - 4:00pm; Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 4:00pm -10:00pm, Friday: 4:00pm - 11:00pm, Saturday: 3:00-11:00pm; Sunday: 3:00pm - 9:00pm; Saturday & Sunday Brunch: 11:00am - 3:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Diners Club,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: American, Comfort Food
  • Executive Chef: Larry MacDonald
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Counter Seating, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Private Party Facilities: We offer semi-private dining from 15-30 in our auxillary dining room, and specialize in large parties. We look forward to helping plan your next event.
  • Private Party Contact: Brian Scheren 6142913663x
  • Special Events: Join us in our bar at Cap City from 4 - 6:30 p.m. Monday- Friday

    Monday Wine Night at Cap City Fine Diner and Bar
    Enjoy any bottle of wine from our collection at half price.

Getting there

  • Parking: Public Lot
A word from Cap City Fine Diner & Bar - Grandview
As with any diner, at Cap City Fine Diner & Bar you feel immediately comfortable and at ease. Like no other diner, it’s artsy and cool. The Cap City menu follows suit, with recognizable favorites like meatloaf receiving unexpected & delightful upscale twists, alongside trendier chef-driven dishes with big flavors. Desserts at this Cameron Mitchell Restaurant are retro-cool, taste better than you remember & are showstopper-sized.
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Awards voted by OpenTable diners
  • Diners' Choice WinnerGreat for Lunch
  • Diners' Choice WinnerAmerican
  • Diners' Choice WinnerMost Booked
Cap City Fine Diner & Bar - Grandview reviews from OpenTable diners
268 reviews since June 27, 2014
Overall Rating4.4
  • Food4.5
    Service4.5
  • Ambiance4.2
    Noise LevelModerate
96% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
good for groups (127)great for lunch (124)fit for foodies (112)neighborhood gem (111)great for outdoor dining (98)special occasion (87)great for brunch (72)kid-friendly (52)hot spot (51)romantic (20)vibrant bar scene (20)late-night find (13)notable wine list (6)scenic view (2)Show More
  • Dependably delicious!
    Diane
    Dined on 10/22/2014
    Every Cameron Mitchell restaurant I've visited has been great. Cap City Diner is a regular choice when we are headed downtown because we can always count on friendly, efficient service and great food. This visit began with warm greetings, our choice of table, and a nice glass of wine. My diet-conscious friend saves her calories for only the best treats. She splurged on their signature meat loaf and loved every bite. I savored every morsel of their delectable salmon. We had just enough relaxing time before dinner arrived, and we were not rushed out when our meal was finished, even though they were getting busier. We can always count on Cap City, and we will be back soon!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 10/22/2014
    Cap City is one of our favorite go to lunch places for birthdays and special occasions for our work team.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for lunch, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Cap City is Great!!!!
    OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 10/20/2014
    We have never had a bad experience everytime we have been there. The food is great and the desserts are AWESOME!!!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great gluten free grub
    katepiva89
    Dined on 10/19/2014
    This is one of my go to places to enjoy a great gluten free meal. The calamari is excellent and my son enjoys the french fries (dedicated fryer). Have never been disappointed with an entree.
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Meh visit
    Cfoodlover
    Dined on 10/19/2014
    The food is always good - however in our past few visits the service has been noticeably declining. As soon as we were seated a patron behind us had water spilled all over her and her booth seat. Our food was brought out for 4 of us and the other 3 were dropped all over the floor - no manager came to apologize and no attempt was made for any adjustment to their bills. While we waited on the 3 dropped meals - we heard several other crashes and gasps - it was an odd night for sure. Our server took our drink order and didn't come back to the table to take orders for 15 minutes - same time span when we were paying our bills. She took our cards - and we didn't see her again for 15 minutes - Not a spiffy night for service for sure
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2007
    Dined on 10/18/2014
    Vince was our waiter and he is wonderful! He was very attentive and entertaining! He really made our evening great!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for brunch, great for lunch, hot spot, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Nice time!
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 10/16/2014
    My husband and I received gift certificates to dine at this restaurant. The portion sizes were huge and the food was enough for two meals. I also enjoyed my strawberry/lemonade. The waitress left a small refill container at the table.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for lunch, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • very good
    JayneVIP
    Dined on 10/12/2014
    Every thing was delicious and our server was terrific.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for lunch, great for outdoor dining
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • review
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 10/12/2014
    Food is great. I made reservation on line and was pleased that it had been received and table saved at the appointed reservation time. It was a little too noisy for our group of 5 to talk.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for brunch, great for lunch, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Balsamic Chicken
    Bluedog
    Dined on 10/11/2014
    I am very disappointed with the changes to this meal. You used to get 3 chicken breasts, then two and eventually one. This time I got something (partial breast) with bones. Did not care for it at all and will not be reordering. I had enjoyed this for many, many years. Also have loved (still do) the balsamic vinegar part. At some point in time they started to add some other yellowish sauce. Do not care for it and it took away from the good balsamic flavor. My husband ordered the club sandwich...the bread/toast was burnt. I still love many of your appetizers (and the great bread pudding...please do NOT change that!!) and will order those in the future.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for lunch, kid-friendly, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • LORS
    LOVELIFE101
    Dined on 10/10/2014
    *MY GIRLFRIENDS & I HAD JUST COME FROM A DANCE CLASS*EVEN THOUGH WE WERE 10 MINS LATE*WE WERE SEATED PROMPTLY* THE ATMOSPHERE WAS NICE*WE HAD A BLAST!!! BLESS/BLESSED/BLESSINGS**PAULA
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for brunch, late-night find, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Always great!
    OHBoy614VIP
    Dined on 10/10/2014
    Though a little too loud this time, Cap City is always dependable for food and service.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot, neighborhood gem, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Liver&Onions: No Thick Gravy Pls!
    Cleveland53
    Dined on 10/8/2014
    The liver and onion lunch special piqued both our interests- we both got it-- it was huge! Great meat, great mashed Pot and steamed veggies-- but the gravy's consistency was think, lumpy, just TOO MUCH for the richness of the meat. Needed to be scraped off, and then the plate just looked so overwhelmingly DARK and viscous. The gravy's flavor was really great. But the consistency was not pleasant.
    Special Features:
    great for lunch, hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Not worth it!!
    Falcons77
    Dined on 10/5/2014
    Cap City was way over priced for average food. The service was very good. We were highly disappointed in the outrageous prices and found the food to be just ok - nothing that would make us ever want to go back.
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
  • Great time
    foodlove24
    Dined on 10/4/2014
    the food was great, the waiter was very kind, and the atmosphere was good
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot, late-night find, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Always a Favorite
    OHBoy614VIP
    Dined on 10/4/2014
    Cap City has been a favorite of ours for years. The food is consistently awesome and the service is always top notch as one would expect from a Cameron Mitchell operation.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot, neighborhood gem, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great food! Great Service!
    steakout2VIP
    Dined on 10/3/2014
    It was a Friday night. Two of us had eaten at Cap City previously, two had not. Everyone had something different. Around the table the Friday special Crab Cakes; Fried Fish and French Fries with Slaw; Famous Meatloaf Dinner, and Romano Crusty Chicken. The men ate everything, the two women carried home tomorrow's lunch. Each left happy and content. Definitely will return. Food and service ...both excellent!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, hot spot, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • I'm not cooking
    MichaelVIP
    Dined on 9/29/2014
    I just didn't feel like cooking. Cap City sounded good and we could get in when we wanted. I love their fried chicken and carrot cake! It was half price wine night too! And what a glorious night to sit outside,
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for brunch, great for lunch, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 9/28/2014
    Unfortunately, our experience at Cap City Grandview was just okay. The prices have risen again, the food was far from exceptional and came out much too quickly. We want to continue to support this local fav, but our last few experiences have been less than stellar.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • allibuckeye
    Dined on 9/28/2014
    We had a great experience and always the food was outstanding.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for brunch, great for lunch, great for outdoor dining, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Simply Amazing
    PerfectlyPleased
    Dined on 9/27/2014
    Went on our first date in over a year, and we couldn't have picked a better place! The ambiance was very romantic, the wait staff was professional, friendly, and efficient, and the food pretty much melted in your mouth with the perfect pop of flavor. Thank you so much Cap City, for making our (much needed) night... PERFECT!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, kid-friendly, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • helpful and friendly servers
    Bunky
    Dined on 9/26/2014
    The restaurant has a friendly staff, comfortable seating and a nice ambiance. It has a lively clientele, but we don't get the feeling of being stuffed in. We came fairly often despite the huge repertoire of restaurants in Columbus.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Great Time
    Rubyshc
    Dined on 9/22/2014
    This was my first visit to Cap City and it did not disappoint. The service was extremely friendly and very efficient. The potato chips with melted blue cheese appetizer is crazy good. Try the Banana Bread Pudding for dessert. Delicious!
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for lunch, kid-friendly, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Reunion of former colleagues
    Chrissy
    Dined on 9/22/2014
    The lunch was great, reminded us of when we would quick get a way from the office for some comfort food, specifically the Maytag chips and the meat loaf. Now we still order the same fare and talk really fast as if it was our last outing.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for lunch, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Gman
    Gman
    Dined on 9/21/2014
    The food as usual is very good! We had a group of 12 and they did an excellent job of fully exceeding our needs! Love this place.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Food is amazing
    sasannah1
    Dined on 9/21/2014
    They have the BEST meatloaf in Columbus. Be sure to leave with a slice of Peanut Butter pie!
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Been a few changes
    thefourofusVIP
    Dined on 9/19/2014
    We miss the bleu cheese slaw. The chocolate cake is now huge but it used to be gigantic. Fish and chips were terrific.
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • neighborhood gem
    Annie123
    Dined on 9/19/2014
    you can always count on great food and great service at Cap City. it is one of my favorite restaurants. it was a great nite to sit out on the patio and enjoy the fresh air and ambiance.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for lunch, great for outdoor dining, late-night find, neighborhood gem, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Almost too fast
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/19/2014
    Almost immediately after sitting down we were greeted by the waitress. They had our drinks and appetizers within 5 minutes. Our meal came shortly after that.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for lunch, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • GREAT
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/19/2014
    Our meal and service was wonderful. Have not been in for years, to find a new layout. We really liked the atmosphere. We will be back...
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for lunch, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, kid-friendly, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, scenic view, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Always a great experience
    Todd
    Dined on 9/18/2014
    My wife and I have been here several times, and we've booked the reservation through OpenTable each time. From the time we made the reservation until we finished our meal and left, everything was top notch. The atmosphere is casual, yet upscale. The food is excellent, yet reasonably priced. The service is impeccable. and it's obvious the employees enjoy their jobs. It shows in everything they do.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for lunch, great for outdoor dining, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/18/2014
    It was the first time eating at this restaurant so I wasn't sure what to expect. I ate on the patio, and would probably never eat inside. It seemed very open and busy, whereas the patio was more private and quiet. Our server was very nice but socially awkward whenever he came to our table. The food was amazing, but not worth as much as we paid for. ONE crab cake was $13 and it was not big at all.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Great food, lacking service
    yummtinmytummy
    Dined on 9/16/2014
    Our table shared the GF cheddar covered potato chips. One member of our party was skeptical at first but when the plate came out we all picked it clean! Delicious starter! Yummy dinners all around. Service was lacking. We got the feeling our server was new or just not up to par with the type of service we expected. She seemed timid and shy. Biggest upset of the night, 3 of us went with empty water glasses for 12 minutes. We pushed our glasses to the very edge of the table to try and get noticed. Not only did our server neglect to see, but we became surprised no other servers took an initiate either. A manager even walked by our table and failed to ask us about our meal or the service or notice the three glaringly empty glasses. #parched
    Special Features:
    good for groups, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Can't go wrong with Key Lime Pie
    BottleOfRedVIP
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    I've eaten here two different times and the only thing I'd go back for is the key lime pie. On this visit the hostess was rude, but our server was pretty nice. I ordered the ribs on his recommendation and they were just ok, not the best or the worst I've eaten. No one at our table ate much of their food until dessert came and we thoroughly enjoyed the key lime pie.
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Spot on as usual
    OpenTable Diner Since 2007VIP
    Dined on 9/12/2014
    Great food, serving, ambiance as usual. There on a Fri evening. Vibrant crowd for sure. Great, accommodating service as always.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for brunch, great for lunch, hot spot, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • One of my favorite restaurants!
    Sally
    Dined on 9/12/2014
    I work near Cap City, so it is very convenient and I have many favorite menu choices! There are times I've been there twice in one week, but with so many great options, I'm happy!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for lunch, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Cap City always a pleasure!
    OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 9/11/2014
    Pleasantly surprised how fast our food was served! Bleu cheese chips are always amazing! Pork chops were delicious as well. David was very attentive and had my 2 year old sons food come out with our app, which was very nice! We will definetly be back. Thanks team Cap City!
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, great for lunch, kid-friendly
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Service
    Ggggggghhhhhhhhh
    Dined on 9/10/2014
    More fun when outside is open. Calamari appetizer was smaller than we usually receive . Waiter was great. Service awesome.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • great meal
    partytyme
    Dined on 9/7/2014
    Had pretzels and blue cheese chips for appetizer, meat loaf for dinner and key lime pie for dessert. Everything was great as usual. Love this place.
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Mom of many
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/7/2014
    I expected more from Caneron Mitchell but this is just your average "diner". Didn't finish even half my meal and won't go back. Service was not good either; not asked for refills on drinks even 1 time.
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate