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The Capital Grille

5365 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77056-5402
+1 713-623-4600
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (115 reviews)
“porcini” (8 reviews)
“delmonico” (6 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
5365 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77056-5402
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Excellent, Romantic Dinner for my Wife's Birthday. I looked at plenty of other options for this birthday celebration, but ended up going back to the old stand-by, The Capital Grille. I have taken numerous visitors as well and everyone always raves. The Delmonico Rib Eye...More

Thank Jeff L
Reviewed 9 March 2018

We had such a lovely time at the Capital Grille! I ordered clam chowder and a salmon dish. The salmon was sushi grade, moist, and delicately seasoned. The clam chowder was fabulous too. When our waiter, Roberto, found out it was my birthday, he comped...More

Thank Glori C
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Just back from business trip to Houston. Business meal out demanded the Capital Grill on Westheimer. Staff attentive. Well informed and working with an excellent menu. Wide choice of wines. True. Everything is expensive here. Food, wine and bar drinks. Decor is a little dark...More

Thank tempsc
Reviewed 28 February 2018

The Capital Grill is as good as you would expect. This is a top notch restaurant with an excellent choice of food and wines. Service is very good, never rushed and professional. Is it the best in Houston? No! Is it good value? It sure...More

Thank Neil M
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

I have been wanting to visit this restaurant over the years if travel in several different cities where they are located and finally got to visit the one on Westheimer in Houston. The service, apps and dinner were outstanding. Had the steak tartare, wedge salad...More

Thank Ovation8
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Me and my BFF celebrated my birthday a week early. The food was great, the service was excellent and we received a complimentary desert and champagne. This was our first time at Capital Grille and we will definitely return..

Thank Christi S
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Definitely recommend this upscale restaurant. Great service and the food is wonderful. I ordered the lollipop lamb chops and they were some of the best I've had. My mojito was terrific!

Thank sherrylindsey09
Reviewed 18 January 2018

DH & I enjoyed a quiet meal at this lovely restaurant the week between Christmas and New Year's. It's a favorite of his for business, but we live many miles away in Magnolia and it takes a lot to get me out of the country...More

Thank sdatex
Reviewed 2 January 2018

We went there for my birthday and New Year's eve. At check-in, the waitress was busy talking on the phone, but the wait wasn't too long. We were surprised that they didn't have a New year's eve menu. I ordered the tenderloin with lobster tail...More

Thank mouni99
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

We yesterday had a Business Dinner in the Wine Room. Jessica made an excellent job and treated us as really good friends and valuable guests! The meat „Porcini rubbed Bone-in Ribeye“ was really delicious. The 15yr old Balsamico made it be a great experience. Starters...More

Thank Frank_19661117
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Jerry W
3 April 2017|
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Response from Steve J | Property representative |
Hello Jerry! A jacket is not required at The Capital Grille. Thank you so much for asking though. Hope to see you soon!
17 October 2015|
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Response from Kingwoodgal | Reviewed this property |
The Capital Grill is an upscale American style restaurant ..Excellent food.... Hi $$$$ but well worth it..Fantastic fresh baked bread selection and everything the 4 of us ordered was great
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5365 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77056-5402
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-623-4600
You are cordially invited to join us for an evening or afternoon of relaxed elegance and exceptional cuisine. Our impressive menu of nationally renowned dry aged steaks and the freshest of seafood will ignite your culinary imagination as our award-winning wine list of more than 5,000 bottles awakens your inner sommelier. And as our gracious, knowledgeable servers delight you with their uncanny ability to anticipate your every need, you’ll experience firsthand why the American Culinary Federation recently bestowed upon us their “Achievement of Excellence Award.” Whether you’re celebrating a special occasion or hosting a business luncheon or dinner, we can help you flawlessly pull off any private dining event. Our event planning staff has extensive experience and the ideal materials to work with—a capital setting, distinctive food and unmatched service. One of only a few restaurants in Houston to receive the DiRona (Distinguished Restaurants of North America) Award.
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