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The Capital Grille

5340 N River Rd, Rosemont, IL 60018-5400
+1 847-671-8125
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
5340 N River Rd, Rosemont, IL 60018-5400
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Really good meal overall. No complaints. Just trying to put in perspective a dinner that was really good but not great. I ordered lobster cakes for appetizer, which were really tasty but were sort of one-note. The sauce helped a little but it was just...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank fnulnu12345
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very expensive and food is just average. Nothing to rave about. I would not waste my money again dining here

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ChicagoBob18
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Went yesterday for our Friday night reservation before the Bob Seger concert and found out it was accidentally made for the Friday after! Somehow they found us a table and we had their famous pineapple martini and one of the best NY Strip I have...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank bennetpetersen
Reviewed 9 December 2018

We love this restaurant. Sometimes it’s not on the menu but they always have lobster bisque! Order it, it’s simply the best! Steaks are superior, sides are wonderful tasting and vary a little by season. My personal favorite are the roasted Brussel sprouts, my husbands...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 632tina
Reviewed 4 December 2018 via mobile

Perfection!!! Meal was on point. Chef sent complimentary appetizer and dessert for my bday celebration. Staff was courteous and very attentive. Tab was $260 for two. A bit pricey but that is what you pay for the best!!!! AND it was. 👍👍

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MikaNoaMocha
Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

My family and I traveled to Chicago the weekend of November 9th. Looking for a special place to eat, we weren’t quite sure where to go considering we live in Boston and have never dined in the area. We finally decided on The Capital Grille....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jfbaker1
Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

You can always count on a quality meal from the Capital Grille (in spite of it being your typical chain steak house). Great place for entertaining clients. Pricey place for a regular family meal. I had the seared tuna served rare, really good. Wedge salad...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank bev51064
Reviewed 19 November 2018

I have been to the Capital Grill many times. It seems to get better every time. Their wine list is excellent and often carries wines you do not see everywhere. This time the Arrowwood cab. reserve was on the list. Mark ups are fair about...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kevork D
Reviewed 14 November 2018

Capital Grille is a rare chain where no matter what city you dine in, the restaurant quality, taste, and service will be outstanding. You just can't go wrong! Great for business dinners. There is nothing on the menu that isn't prepared to perfection. Service is...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Robert E
Reviewed 13 November 2018

I took my boyfriend here for his birthday dinner and they nailed it, down to the very last detail! When we arrived, our table was all set including a birthday card and confetti for the birthday boy! Our dinner was amazing and he really enjoyed...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Darvionne G
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19 November 2016|
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Response from SJChristine | Reviewed this property |
Door to door is less than 50 feet. I have done it without a winter coat in March, when it was snowing! However, make sure that you wear shoes that can handle a potentially wet/slippery surface.
15 May 2016|
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Response from TereseRC | Reviewed this property |
Good question, though I don't know the answer. I'd call them.
Leilani T
23 January 2016|
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Response from Mark R | Reviewed this property |
Not to my knowledge. Nice jeans and a collar are what I generally wear, but you will be probably stand out with anything less.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$50 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5340 N River Rd, Rosemont, IL 60018-5400
    (Balmoral Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Rosemont
  • Phone Number: +1 847-671-8125
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.
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