The Capital Grille - Austin
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Food needed more flavor. Overall not a bad experience.
Celebrated a milestone birthday with my best friend. Everything from the cocktails to the dessert was perfect. Great service too.
It was amazing! Simply, start to finish, amazing- from the cocktails to the birthday celebration for my 18 year old daughter- outstanding !!!
Our family ranks Capital Grill as one of the top restaurants in the city year end and year out.
We visited on New year's eve and our dinner and service was good but not the best as we anticipated. We understand that being a holiday the food and service cannot be the best, but we would definitely will give it a try again on a not so busy night.
Visited recently for NYE. We got seated promptly and the service was excellent.
Our server was Corbin and he provided friendly and exceptional service.
My friends were craving something that was not on the menu and he made it happen.
Overall great experience
New Years Eve! Busy but still spectacular! Food and service were impressive. Made some wonderful memories!
We arrived 5 min earlier and had a reservation but still had to wait for another 30 min. The reception and hostesses were not in sync, unfriendly and performed poorly to comfort us, especially, with our little baby. The food and our waiter were outstanding as usual. We come here often but I will reconsider it for the future based on that disappointing experience at the beginning.
Great New Year’s Eve dinner. We had a wonderful corner round table for 6 in a separate room. Wine choices were excellent
Had NYE dinner at 7:00. Service was definitely lacking for a restaurant of this caliber. Our waitress seemed a little out of it. Food was good, not great.
Our group of 8 dined at The Capital Grille on New Years Eve and had a great time! Our table was ready for us right away and they even had it decorated with New Years confetti. Everyone enjoyed their food and the service was excellent. The Brussels sprouts and lobster Mac and cheese are must-trys!
Loved it. Great food. It was a busy New Year’s Eve and everything was still awesome.
Excellent food and service! A truly special experience!
Great Dinner. Enjoyed the dining room.
Great food and our server was Excellent! Great place to have a Christmas Eve dinner.
Great service, delicious food, lovely atmosphere. My favorite restaurant!
Aldo was a great server. We had amazing and delicious meal. Even our young daughters loved it!
My family of seven enjoyed a Christmas meal on Christmas Eve day. We went early to avoid the crowds and had a fabulous time. Known for its excellent service as well as its outstanding food, this outing was exactly as we had hoped. Our waiter, Trevor, attended to every detail and special request with grace and solicitude. The food was cooked exactly as ordered and delicious. The ambiance was what one would expect from an upscale restaurant and we left satisfied and happy. Superb in every way
Everything was above average but not excellent.
First time to not get excellent service at Capital Grill. Our table was ready with rose pedals to celebrate our anniversary. The manager introduced himself and our drink order was taken. Then we sat for over 30 minutes and had to call the manager over to place our food order. It was disappointing and put a damper on our evening. The manager apologized and gave us a $50 gift card. While this was a nice offering, I don’t think we will consider Capital Grill for celebrations.
MJ was the single best server I’ve ever had!
The service was very bad and the food was below average for a very expensive meal
The food and service were fantastic!
The food and service was exquisite! We even heard some exciting news at the beginning of our dinner and were treated with a round of champagne. This made the evening even more special! We also have food allergies and the server and kitchen were very accommodating and knowledgeable. We will definitely go again!
Wonderful place to have a special birthday dinner!
Food and service were outstanding, 10/10 would recommend- However it does get very annoying when a very annoying woman laughs outrageously loud at a nearby table... and you can't hear the person across the table from you.
Great!!!! Best ever.
Capital Grille has gone down in my opinion since the last time I ate there. The service was slow even though the restaurant was not busy, the steaks were too charred and bitter, and the cost is very expensive. I will be looking for an alternative steak restaurant in the future.
The staff was absolutely wonderful. When they found out it was my birthday and I was traveling by myself, they gave me a party I never expected. Thank you for making it so special.
The food was absolutely wonderful, from preparation to presentation, very pleasing
Ron was fantastic and made our night very special. We wish we hadn’t spend as much as we did, we had leftovers but everything was delicious.
We love going to the Capital Grille. Was in Austin for business, and we made a reservation for dinner. Easy walking distance from the JW Marriott.
We arrived early and had a drink in the bar.
Dinner was superb, as always. Justin, our server, took excellent care of us. Steaks were cooked perfectly and the mushrooms were wonderful!
Elegant dining in downtown location. The Grille has a clubby feel, which lends some formality to the atmosphere. The service was outstanding...professional, timely, and pleasant. We went on Thanksgiving and the turkey was moist and flavorful. The dressing and cranberry sauce were well done as well. The flourless chocolate cake was delicious, but was surprised that pumpkin pie was not on the menu. The meal was quite expensive with the turkey entree being over $40, which seemed overpriced.
We had a lovely dinner on Thanksgiving evening! We were visiting Austin from out of town, so we needed a reservation and Capital Grille came highly recommended. They did have a traditional Thanksgiving menu, but my family of 5 chose items from the classic menu - ahi tuna, salmon, filet mignon, etc. Everything was delicious and the atmosphere was great - elegant but with a good vibe. We would definitely return!
As we're an older couple who found ourselves "home alone" this year, we went for Thanksgiving dinner. Arrived maybe 10 minutes before our reservation, but we were seated immediately. They were rather busy and the noise level was a little loud because of so many kiddos, but it started to mellow out within maybe a half hour and was very nice afterward. Our server was a young man named Michael Y. and he was extremely polite, attentive, and professional. In addition to the pre-set Thanksgiving dinner, we ordered the lobster & crab cakes for an appetizer-- they were excellent. We chose our own wine instead of the one recommended with the dinner and it was an excellent Riesling. (Will be buying that for our own wine rack at home.) Dinner was delicious and plentiful. There was enough turkey on each plate for 2-3 meals (yes, we brought it home). The breads, green beans, potatoes, & cranberry chutney were all very tasty-- but neither of us particularly cared for the stuffing. (Sorry, but my family has always said I make the best stuffing/dressing they have ever eaten, so we may be snobs in that category. ) We shouldn't have, but we had desserts too. The creme brulee and coconut pie were both very good, as was the after dinner coffee.
We live in Hays County and hate driving into town, but will make exceptions for a few places. We will add Capital Grille to the exception list for special occasions. Kudos to the entire staff for an excellent dining experience.
Even on a very busy day, service and food were wonderful.
A very nice Thanksgiving dinner. Turkey & dressing were good, and of course the steak was, too.