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The Capital Grille

3333 Bristol St, South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-1873
+1 714-432-1140
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
3333 Bristol St, South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-1873
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Reviewed April 27, 2017

great food , supper wine list and full bar, top notch service in a warm and comfortable setting. Every thing ordered was just the way we asked for and our evening with friends was a event to remember

1  Thank michaelhA9785LC
Reviewed April 26, 2017

Went to Shen Yuen at the theatre and needed to eat somewhere good and quick with valet.. it had all of it.. We had drinks (got liquored up) and I we had the lamb appetizer(awesome) and salads and shrimp cocktail and it was all good.....More

1  Thank MichaelChavez
Reviewed April 26, 2017

I was not sure what to expect of a steak house attached to a shopping mall, even a world class mall like South Coast Plaza. But I was pleasantly surprised -- at the sophistication of the food and the service. Most of the people in...More

Thank Edward B
Reviewed April 23, 2017

We were staying at the Westin next door and looked for a good restaurant. I was in the mood for a great steak and so based on reviews came here. My wife and I had prawn appetizer, very good, 4 large ones. My wife had...More

Thank bbqmaster69
Reviewed April 19, 2017

The food was really nothing special or wow'ed me in any way. We sat in the bar area and the service was decent. I have no real need to go back.

Thank Samantha H
Reviewed April 15, 2017

We love the elegant Capital Grille in Washington, D.C., with its great food, drinks, and atmosphere. Can't expect the same kind of sophistication in Costa Mesa, but I did expect a good martini and lobster salad at lunch--my favorite choices when in D.C. The martini...More

Thank Verotchka
Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

Great dinner with family! Service was superb,food was amazing! Perfect for any special occasion. Location was geeat!

Thank Kristi H
Reviewed March 28, 2017

Had a great meal Saturday night with no reservation. Arrived at 8pm. The place was jumping. This is a fun, well-lit, switched-on steak house. Fantastic service. Great steak. Our server was the best. It's been three weeks -- I think his name was Eduardo. He...More

1  Thank FredTravelVa
Reviewed March 28, 2017

We were a party of 8. We often dine together as a group, and chose Capital Grille on March 9 during Restaurant Week because of its fine reputation. The service, presentation and food was disappointing. A member of our group who chose the option of...More

Thank Chris Y
Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

This is my dad's (and our) favorite restaurant!!! We celebrated Dad's 94th bday today. We started off with a dz of the oysters... 6 from Baja and 6 from NY. Both were awesome and so fresh!! We also ordered martinis. Although we each have different...More

1  Thank JAE2512
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John C
April 17, 2018|
Response from B&Binnlover | Reviewed this property |
Yes, go. I hope you have a fine experience.
December 6, 2015|
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Response from DorisV660 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. There is no dress code, specially if you are there for lunch. But people are dressed nicer for dinner and the restaurant has very nice and upscale decor.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$50 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3333 Bristol St, South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-1873
    (Anton & Bristol off Interstate 405)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Costa Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 714-432-1140
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