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Metropol

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Ave Isla Verde, San Juan 00979, Puerto Rico
+1 787-791-5585
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11:00 - 23:00
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Brick, New Jersey
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It started with a waiter who seemed to be avoiding taking an order for our dinner. When he finally came to our table we quickly ordered without asking any questions about the menu which we were unfamiliar with as he seemed inpatient. The dinner came and it was nothing more than a large plate of rice with very few shrimp,... More 

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Thank barbarawyskowski
Chicago, IL
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

There were 4 of us and the recommendation on one. She was disappointed and kept questioning the waiter. It was probably an off night. The food was good but not special.

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Thank Euky
Wantagh, New York
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The food was delicious. The waiter explained anything we did not understand. The waiter was also patient with our "new York" attitudes and jokes. Looks like many locals eat there.

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Thank DebiGaryL
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place is amazing. The skirt state is 10 times better than at blt steak across the street at the ritz, and a fraction of the price. The fried chicken was also to die for. On our trip of 4 days we went their twice for dinner and wanted to go back a third.

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Thank Sydney J
Hamilton, Canada
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We just got back from dinner at the Metropol. We went there after reading the reviews on trip advisor. The reviews were spot on great food but slow service. We sat on the bar side it was very loud. If you like a quiet dinner don't sit on this side. I had the steak with fried egg, rice and red... More 

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Thank Luch65
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30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went with my whole family for dinner. The service was great and the food delicious. Their ropa vieja is very good.

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Thank Fred R
Ridgefield Park, New Jersey
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The waiter had recommended my girlfriend and I to try the Mofongo. I decided to order the Chicken Mofongo and it was delicious! I recommend you stop by if you're looking for a affordable bite to eat with a Puertorrican twist. The Ham croquettes were great with the garlic sauce it.

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Thank MOrozco94
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Slamming food, drinks, and service all around. Beautiful atmosphere. Close to hotels. A good time! The food is very good, although it will take some time to come out. Well worth the wait! Flavorful food with sweet prices!

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Thank Jasmine H
New York City, New York
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was local but average. I have eaten here twice over the past few years but it is average. I am sure you can find a better choice

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Thank Diner226
christiansted, U.S. Virgin Islands
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

our experience at the restaurant was good. the restaurant was full but the wait was fair. The food was good but the tamales was exceptional!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25
Cuisine
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ave Isla Verde, San Juan 00979, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-791-5585

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?