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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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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
5365 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77056-5402
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My wife and I had dinner in the Bar lounge last Thursday night to watch the Texans game and it was wonderful as always. Great food and fabulous staff. Everyone always goes overboard to help and make sure our experience is the best. One of...More

Thank red1990
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Saturday night August 19 wow ! Place was packed and quite warm. We had reservations for at least 3-4 weeks in advance and we were there on time, actually early. We waited 45 minutes and were treated to sparkling wine in the lobby and 2...More

Thank MROSS79104
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This place use to be good but their are so many competitors in the area that this place dose not even really stand out.. It taste more like a chain steak house than a boutique steak place. There desserts are ok but not the best.......More

Reviewed 15 August 2017

I have been to Capital Grille many times, almost all the time on Fridays. I try coming on Thursday around 6 or 7pm, and forget it, it's packed. You can't even find a seat at the bar. The hostess who you meet as soon as...More

1  Thank Space2035
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Our anniversary dinner at Capital Grill was amazing. Our waiter, Yoshio, made us feel special but was not intrusive. Our food was perfectly cooked and presented. I highly recommend this restaurant for special occasions. It can be a bit noisy so ask for a corner...More

Thank Mspoff
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

WOW - this was the best dinner I have had in the Houston area probably ever ! We do more upscale restaurants for special occasions- birthdays/anniversaries etc. I chose the capital grille for my birthday dinner and it surpassed my expectations! The food and the...More

Thank Susan L
Reviewed 19 July 2017

From the moment we entered the "Grille " we were treated as if we were the most important clients. The meal was well prepared, the service was prompt, courteous and discreet. The ambience was perfect for a quiet meal at the end of the day.

Thank sjlloyd
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Luxuriously appointed, we had a very comfortable booth. Loved the artwork and bronzes decorating this classic restaurant. Also loved the open kitchen, always good to watch the cooking process. Our meal was very good, and like everything in Texas - HUGE! Well located very close...More

Thank Christineaf1955
Reviewed 10 July 2017

My wife and I like to celebrate our anniversary and other occasions at this excellent steakhouse. I don't usually put anything down when making the reservation as to it being a special occasion but several years ago we mentioned to our waitress we were celebrating...More

Thank UK-USAUnited
Reviewed 1 July 2017

We knew the food would be great, but it was the staff and management that make this restaurant a must go! Paige was awesome and made us feel welcome!

Thank tds445
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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!
16 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
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Average prices
Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
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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