About The Capital Grille - Baltimore

You are cordially invited to be wined, dined, and dazzled at The Capital Grille. Enjoy nationally renowned steaks — dry aged and hand-cut on premises by the restaurant's own butchers — the freshest of seafood, creative sides, and irresistible desserts prepared on-site every day. All accompanied by an acclaimed wine list, carefully curated by The Capital Grille's Sommelier, featuring more than 350 labels from around the world. Experience gracious, anticipatory service in the comfortable, sophisticated dining room, or host a flawless event in a private dining room appointed with a full complement of state-of-the-art media technology. A memorable evening or afternoon of fine dining awaits at The Capital Grille.

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500 East Pratt Street
Baltimore, MD 21202
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Dining Style:
Fine Dining

Cuisines:
Steakhouse, Steak, Seafood

Hours of Operation:
Lunch: Monday – Friday: 11:30am – 3:00pm; Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 5:00pm – 11:00pm, Sunday: 4:00pm - 9:00 pm.

Dress Code:
Business Casual

Price Range:
$50 and over

Payment Options
AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, JCB, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(443) 703-4064

Website:
http://www.thecapitalgrille.com/

Parking Details:
Valet parking for dinner only, beginning at 5:00pm. Sunday valet parking begins at 4:00pm.

Monday - Friday (lunch): we offer a $2 discount from Lockwood garage; total cost is based on parking garage rates and length of time in the lot.

Executive Chef:
Matthew B. Jaffe

Additional:
Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Chef's Table, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Wheelchair Access

Special Events & Promotions:
For group dining or other special events, please contact the Sales Manager today.

Specials

Thanksgiving Dinner Special Menus & Offers

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Specials

Thanksgiving Dinner Special Menus & Offers

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Details

We invite you to make our dining room yours on Thanksgiving Day. Alongside our full menu, we'll be offering our Executive Chef's take on Thanksgiving favorites.

Private Dining

The Capital Grille offers private dining accommodations for up to 50 guests. From making formal business proposals to making toasts with a gathering of friends, we can help you flawlessly pull off any private event.

The Capital Grille - Baltimore Ratings and Reviews

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4.7

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4.8

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4.7

value

4.3

Noise

Moderate

98% would recommend it to a friend

Special Occasion (51)
Good for a Date (50)
Good for Anniversaries (49)
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Business Meals (45)
Good for Birthdays (42)
Romantic (40)
Notable Wine List (34)
Worth the Drive (27)
Good for Groups (24)
Quiet Conversation (19)
Great for Lunch (18)
Fit for Foodies (16)
Bar Seating (16)
Happy Hour (15)
Handcrafted Cocktails (14)
Cozy (13)
Authentic (10)
Hot Spot (10)
Casual (8)
Creative Cuisine (8)
Great for Outdoor Dining (8)
Pre/post Theatre (8)
Scenic View (8)
Vibrant Bar Scene (8)
Fun (7)
Tasting Menu (7)
Neighborhood Gem (6)
People Watching (6)
Waterfront (6)
Comfort Food (4)
Late-night Find (4)
Paleo Friendly (4)
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Healthy (2)
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 (Adelaide / SA)·Dined 5 days ago

Awesome Business Lunch once again! Take all of your potential clients to Capital Grille

Tags: Romantic, Good for a Date, Creative Cuisine, Good for Anniversaries, Business Meals, Great for Lunch, Worth the Drive, Notable Wine List, Handcrafted Cocktails, Good for Groups, Quiet Conversation
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·Dined on November 11, 2017

I was extremely impressed with the experience. I took my girlfriend there for her birthday and all of the staff made her feel extremely special. We arrived to an amazing table with birthday decorations and a nice card. ALL of the food was amazing! I will definitely be back.

Tags: Romantic, Fit for Foodies
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on November 10, 2017

Our meal and celebration was terrific. The staff always goes out of the way to make the celebrant feel special. Food was delicious and prepared as requested. I had made the reservation through Open Table, and the staff even called the day before to confirm the reservation. This is a restaurant that we use for special occasions as it is quite pricey.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 7, 2017

It was my moms 70th. They treated her like a queen.

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 (Charleston)·Dined on November 5, 2017

The food was good but expensive.
We were disappointed because they were sold out of two of the entrees we wanted.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 27, 2017

Excellent steak (ribeye of course). Staff was excellent (Paul Morales) and management (Ben) was very attentive. Doesn’t get any better.

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 (New England)·Dined on October 27, 2017

Yet to have a bad experience at ANY Capital!!

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·Dined on October 26, 2017

From the moment we arrived to the time we left it was a great experience. Staff knowledge was spot on. Food was to die for. If you have been you know what I'm talking about. If you have not, you are definitely missing out.

Tags: Tasting Menu, Fit for Foodies, Happy Hour
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·Dined on October 26, 2017

Fantastic from start to finish. One of the better steak houses. Our server was just about as good as one can be. My steak was one of the best cooked (med rare) I've ever had.

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Cozy
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on October 23, 2017

Excellent service and food albeit expensive.

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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on October 21, 2017

Our meal was excellent. We were celebrating 2 birthdays and had so much fun. I really wanted to write the review as our server, Matt, was just excellent! He was friendly, knowledgeable and just made the evening perfect. I would highly recommend the Capital Grille for your next night out, but ask for Matt!

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining, Hot Spot, Fun
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 (Charlotte)·Dined on October 17, 2017

Our waiter Paul was outstanding. Service is amazing in general.

Tags: Cozy, Fit for Foodies, Notable Wine List, Romantic, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date, Handcrafted Cocktails, Authentic, Hot Spot
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on October 15, 2017

Good ribeye. Typical overpriced steakhouse. How can a steakhouse not have baked potato?? Our server said they start the night with 3...yes, THREE!?!? Doesn’t compare to The Prime Rib

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·Dined on October 15, 2017

Awesome experience. We will come back! Everything was wonderful from the food to the service.

Tags: Worth the Drive, Handcrafted Cocktails, Good for Birthdays
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 (Miami)·Dined on October 14, 2017

Every thing was wonderful great server great food

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 (Baltimore)·Dined on October 14, 2017

The service and attentiveness was outstanding. We informed Marcus, our waiter, that we had theater tickets for 8:00. He kept everything on a very comfortable pace, Not rushed nor slow. We Uber'd to the Hippodrome and then returned to the Capital Grill for a night cap and deserts. Everything was outstanding!

Tags: Special Occasion, Worth the Drive, Cozy, Good for a Date, Bar Seating, Romantic, Notable Wine List, Business Meals
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on October 14, 2017

Always a wonderful belly-filling experience!

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 (Raleigh)·Dined on October 13, 2017

One of the best (but most expensive) meals I have ever had. It’s worth it though, I had the surf and turf which was simply amazing. Best steak I’ve ever had and the lobster was fantastic as well. My girlfriend had the lamb ribs which were very tasty as well. We will most definitely be back for another special occasion in the future.

Tags: Good for a Date, Business Meals, Special Occasion
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on October 10, 2017

Just a great experience overall. We usually go to the Cap Grill in DC but they didnt have the reservation time we needed. Everything in Baltimore was perfect, we may start goin there.

Tags: Good for Groups, Scenic View, Good for Birthdays, Cozy, Good for a Date, Fun, Tasting Menu, Authentic, Romantic, Worth the Drive, Fit for Foodies, Special Occasion, Business Meals
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 8, 2017

As always, the seafood platter was fresh and delicious, and the butternut squash soup tasty although it was served just about warm. Our party each ordered the filet mignon steak with bone in (special ) and it was delicious, tender and served to perfection. Our party enjoyed one with the Kona rub, one just served with a butter glaze and the other filet oscar, all perfectly flavored. Our sides, the creamed spinach as tasty if you like nutmeg, the brussel sprouts was tasty and well done, and the lobster mac and cheese the usual deliciousness.
For dessert the creme brulee was sweet but smooth, the flourless chocolate cake was delectible, but the fresh berries in syrup was the winner!!!
Our cappucinos was enjoyed by all. Thank you Capital Grille for a wonderful evening!

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date, Great for Lunch, Neighborhood Gem, Notable Wine List, Worth the Drive, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on October 8, 2017

We always enjoy the Capital Grill! Good service and delicious food.

Tags: Vibrant Bar Scene, Special Occasion, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays, Great for Lunch, Bar Seating, Business Meals, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on October 7, 2017

Amazing food and service! No other restaurant like it. Been there on several occasions over the past 2 years and it is by far my favorite. I have never been disappointed and they treat you so very special. Would highly recommend to everyone!!

Tags: Casual, Tasting Menu, Romantic
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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on October 6, 2017

The service was stellar and the food was delicious. The crab cocktail was the best Maryland crab I've had in a long time.

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 (Denver)·Dined on October 3, 2017

Wonderful as usual!

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 (Richmond)·Dined on October 3, 2017

Coconut cream pie was outstanding

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·Dined on September 30, 2017

The Captial Grille in Baltimore was simply amazing. The food was perfectly done, and all courses arrived in a timely fashion. If you want a memorable experience, request Manny as your server, he will take great care of you. After dinner, be sure to have a cocktail with Brian at the bar.

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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on September 27, 2017

Very nice place with such of delicious meat (wonderful), cosy service but a little bit expensive

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining, Business Meals, Romantic
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on September 27, 2017

As usual, it was great food and great service. Very reliable.

Tags: Business Meals, Fit for Foodies, Happy Hour
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on September 23, 2017

I had the bone in filet and it was spectacular!! The filet was so tender and delishious with the right amount of seasoning. It melted in your mouth!! Everything we ordered was perfect as well as our waiter! He made very good recommendations for our entree as well as dessert!! Absolutely the best place to have a great and selfish meal!!

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Cozy, Casual
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on September 22, 2017

I enjoyed y birthday the food was delicious! The birthday dessert was a welcomed surprise.

Tags: Good for a Date
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on September 22, 2017

Amazing experience. Our server Paul was phenomenal.

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·Dined on September 21, 2017

Food and service was great!
Really nice place to celebrate special occasions

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Creative Cuisine, Worth the Drive, Happy Hour, Cozy, People Watching, Hot Spot, Scenic View, Good for Birthdays, Live Sports, Fun, Business Meals, Great for Outdoor Dining, Good for a Date, Casual, Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups, Good for Anniversaries, Authentic, Pre/post Theatre, Romantic, Bar Seating, Neighborhood Gem
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 (New York Area)·Dined on September 21, 2017

Upscale restaurant . Food was very good .a bit pricey

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 (Washington DC)·Dined on September 20, 2017

Server Manuel Harris was excellent. Provided great description of the menu and was attentive .

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·Dined on September 19, 2017

Perfect. Have eaten here several times and it was flawless each time.

Tags: Business Meals
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on September 17, 2017

Quality service and food. Marcus our waiter was excellent as always. Matt Jaffe the Chef is exceptional.

Tags: Authentic, Handcrafted Cocktails, Good for a Date, Good for Groups, Vibrant Bar Scene, Good for Birthdays, Notable Wine List
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 (Birmingham)·Dined on September 16, 2017

Really enjoyed the restaurant and the food was very good. Our waiter (can't recall his name) was exceptional and very entertaining. Little on the pricey side though. Would definitely recommend this restaurant to others.

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 (Washington DC)·Dined on September 16, 2017

Made our anniversary celebration very special. Paul was wonderful and management attentive.

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 (Charleston)·Dined on September 13, 2017

As always a top notch experience, as expected a prompt and un-intrusive service.

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 (West Virginia)·Dined on September 11, 2017

The food and service were excellent. It was a fitting choice for a business dinner. I look forward to visiting this location again on my visits to Baltimore.

Tags: Happy Hour, Pre/post Theatre, Special Occasion, Notable Wine List, Fit for Foodies, Fun, Business Meals, Romantic, Good for Birthdays, Great for Lunch, Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date
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