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The Capital Grille

The Capital Grille Review

A few blocks from the U.S. Capitol, this New England–tinged steak house is a favorite among Republican congressmen. Politics aside, the cuisine, wine list, and surroundings are all top-shelf. Don't let the meat hanging in the window distract you from the fact that this restaurant has a lot more to offer than fine dry-aged porterhouse cuts and delicious cream-based potatoes. For instance, don't miss the panfried calamari with hot cherry peppers. A second location in Tysons Corner has the same menu but a slightly different wine list.

    Contact Information

  • Address: 601 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Downtown, Washington, DC 20004 | Map It
  • Phone: 202/737–6200
  • Website:
  • Metro Archives/Navy Memorial.
  • Location: Downtown

    Restaurant Details

  • Reservations essential.
  • No lunch Sun.
Updated: 06-05-2013

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