We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Capital Grille

310 W Wisconsin Ave, Unit 100W, Milwaukee, WI 53203-2213
+1 414-223-0600
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lobster bisque” (27 reviews)
“steak” (118 reviews)
“porcini” (6 reviews)
Closed Now
11:30 - 23:00 Hours
American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
310 W Wisconsin Ave, Unit 100W, Milwaukee, WI 53203-2213
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (339)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

11 - 20 of 332 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had the most amazing dinner! !! ....the entire table felt that we had just experienced one of the best meals we had ever had at a restaurant. I'll list the treats, 4 types of bread in a basket with plate of butter.. yum! Crock...More

Thank Vickie R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Outstanding in every way! We came for late lunch before our sons graduation and were treated with such attention to detail and service! Our table was even decoration and our son was given a congratulatory dessert. So many marvelous food choices! We enjoyed every delicious...More

Thank LoriRNMichigan
Reviewed 15 May 2018

The food was excellent as well as the service. The fillet melts in your mouth and the sides were enough for 4 people to share.

Thank ngetchell
Reviewed 26 April 2018

We decided to try the Capital Grill after a political event at the convention center across the street from it. We normally avoid high end “chain” restaurants in favor of local fine dining in all cities we visit around the world but since the Capital...More

Thank Retired1811
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

This place is a must! The atmosphere, service and food are all high quality! Best tomahawk ribeye steak I have ever eaten! A little on the pricey side, but well worth it. The side dishes are all very well prepared and very tasty! Our waiter...More

Thank Dandydon9
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

We foumd the place through TA... We had chowder and green salad as an appetizers, than for main a ceaser with chicken and a chicken with asparagus. We order 3 different diserts: cheesecake, Brulle and a coconut cream. All were great. Both atmospher and service...More

Thank Roy F
Reviewed 27 February 2018

We have dined many times at the Capital Grille in downtown Milwaukee for special occassions like birthdays and Anniversaries. The experiences were always positive and this time we wanted to drop in for a quick bite and a good cocktail. We were not disappointed and...More

Reviewed 21 February 2018

My husband surprised me with an anniversary dinner with our friends. The table was decorated with a single rose, anniversary confetti, and a card. We all had steak and they were done perfect, the lamb chops were excellent as well. Enjoyed Brandy Old Fashions for...More

1  Thank Nancy S
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

All I can say is Wow! Capital Grille has stolen my heart. The food and Ambiance were amazing. I was here on a blind date and very nervous, but the food gave me more than enough to talk about with my date. The steak was...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 13 February 2018

If you know this upscale chain, the Milwaukee location is an excellent example. The location in downtown Milwaukee is near the Hilton, Hyatt and convention center with nearby parking available. The interior is a great space with a separate bar area. We were there on...More

Thank ReadRibbet
Nearby HotelsSee all 56 hotels in Milwaukee
SpringHill Suites Milwaukee Downtown
120 reviews
.09 km away
Fairfield Inn & Suites Milwaukee Downtown
261 reviews
.10 km away
Hilton Milwaukee City Center
2,318 reviews
.18 km away
Courtyard by Marriott Milwaukee Downtown
185 reviews
.19 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Milwaukee ChopHouse
283 reviews
.15 km away
Miller Time Pub & Grill
363 reviews
.13 km away
DOC'S Commerce Smokehouse
57 reviews
.13 km away
Nearby Attractions
South Milwaukee Downtown Market
8 reviews
.41 km away
Milwaukee Public Museum
941 reviews
.47 km away
Pabst Theater
261 reviews
.50 km away
Old World 3rd St.
144 reviews
.46 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Kim P
26 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from DrMike60 | Reviewed this property |
Don't wear anything you wouldn't wear to church. Shorts, T-shirts and ripped jeans are out! Some dress up but everyone dresses nicely. Don't embarrass your date. Enjoy!!
23 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Kleitus | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do!!!
Dennis A
25 February 2015|
Response from Richard S | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure about lobster alone. As part of a "surf and turf" a 5 oz lobster tail and 8oz filet is around $50.00. This last weekend they had a special with a South African lobster tail and the filet at about 10oz for... More
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$60 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 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: 310 W Wisconsin Ave, Unit 100W, Milwaukee, WI 53203-2213
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-223-0600
  • E-mail
Milwaukee has come intoits own. With world-class architecture, a buoyant lakefront, superb art museum and ever-growing fine dining scene. Which is about to become even finer.Enjoy our legendarydry aged steaks, chops and fresh seafood. 5,000 or so award winning wines. And, sublime desserts. All in an atmosphere of relaxed elegance. All just steps from the vibrant RiverWalk, Midwest Airlines Center and U.S. Cellular Arena.The Capital Grille Milwaukee. Because one unforgettable experience deserves another.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing