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For 2
Date
Sun, 1/21
Time
7:30 PM
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Capitol ChopHouse

4.3
729 reviews
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$31 to $50
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Steakhouse
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Located 1 block from the capitol square in downtown Madison we are a classic steakhouse that supports local farmers and fresh seasonal ingredients whenever possible. We offer intimate private dining space for your special event, seasonal wine, beer, and cocktail dinners, and free parking right off the square. We carry Midwest beef, fresh seafood, WI craft beer on draft, and a thoughtful and focused wine selection.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Steakhouse, Seafood, American
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Hours of operation
Breakfast: Monday - Friday: 6:30am - 11:30am, Saturday, Sunday 7am-12pm
Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:30am - 2:00pm, Saturday, Sunday 12pm-2pm
Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 9:00pm, Friday & Saturday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm
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Phone number
(608) 255-0165
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Payment options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Sean Pharr
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
South Pinckney Street
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Parking details
Complimentary underground and valet parking available for Restaurant Guests in the attached Hilton Madison Hotel's parking ramp.
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Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

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What 729 People Are Saying
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4.3
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4.0
food
4.5
service
4.1
ambience
3.6
value
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69% of people would recommend it to a friend
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OpenTable Diner 
5.0
Dined on January 7, 2018

I am a foodie normally do not order Steaks out.... the Steak , French onion soup and Brussel sprouts were all simply specular! I have live in the Madison area 50+ years, best steak out ever!

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Shark (Minneapolis)
3.0
Dined on December 17, 2017

It was just okay nothing exciting old steakhouse with expensive items. I ordered the most expensive bone in Ribeye it was decent. Much better places in Madison to eat at. We ate here because it was one of the only places with availability on a busy Saturday night

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OpenTable Diner 
5.0
Dined on December 17, 2017

Best dinner experience we’ve had since we moved to the Madison area over three years ago. It met every expectation we had and more. Just wished we had known the valet service was free so we didn’t have to search for street parking. We will be back!

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CWilli (Milwaukee)
5.0
Dined on December 8, 2017

Had a birthday lunch with a friend. We each had the chop salad and soup of the day. Both items were delicious. The service was impeccable. Will definitely return to this restaurant!

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OpenTable Diner (Des Moines)
5.0
Dined on December 2, 2017

Anniversary

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OpenTable Diner 
4.0
Dined on November 23, 2017

Service and food were very good. Thanksgiving fare is tough to grade because nothing tastes like 'Mom's.'

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OpenTable Diner (Chicago)
4.0
Dined on November 20, 2017

Not a big lunch selection - but great service and delicious food.

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vipAlh64 (Chicago)
1.0
Dined on November 19, 2017

The place was totally empty. Waited 10 minutes for a server to acknowledge us. Food was bland, over-cooked, and the salad was drenched in dressing. We left without finishing our meal.

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vipChazDawg (Milwaukee)
5.0
Dined on November 12, 2017

Menu isn't overwhelmingly large...which I find appealing. Although the steaks and scallop entrees we had were great, the stars were the sides. Broccoli, mushrooms, brussel sprouts and mashed potatoes were excellent. Our service that night was also top notch. Pricey, of course, but it's on par with most steak houses.

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OpenTable Diner 
5.0
Dined on November 5, 2017

My husband and I were out at UW - Madison for Parents Weekend and took our son there for a special night...it was a great experience...Clay, our server, couldn't have been nicer or more knowledgeable about both the food and drink menu...We will definitely return!!!

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