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Metro Diner

Route 130 & Browning Lane, Brooklawn, NJ 08030
+1 856-456-3690
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good47%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“burger” (7 reviews)
“veal parm” (2 reviews)
“sandwiches” (3 reviews)
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American, Diner
$$ - $$$
Route 130 & Browning Lane, Brooklawn, NJ 08030
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

The Metro is kind of a cross between a ‘diner’ and a ‘restaurant’. The food was very good and did not look nor taste like a short order cook prepared it. The staff was friendly and helpful. A nice menu with many choices.

Thank TwoT0Travel
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

This was a last minute choice for a quick lunch. We were welcomed as soon as entering the diner, very friendly. We asked for, and were accommodated, a seat in the less busy and quieter side of the diner. My colleague and I were able...More

Thank JayCes
Reviewed January 15, 2018 via mobile

After picking up extended family from the airport, we stopped in The Metro which we knew with it's extensive menu, would be able to please everyone. The children's menu pleased the kids and parents and the vast variety of sandwiches, burgers, lunch specials and mini...More

Thank Debra B
Reviewed November 29, 2017

My husband and I ate there for breakfast last week. It was around 9:45am, hardly no one there, we ordered our meals. We got coffee that obviously been sitting around for hours, and it was cold! The place hardly had anyone in there, the rest...More

Thank 42Sophia
Reviewed October 29, 2017

We went to this restaurant for a luncheon after funeral services. The portion sizes were fine and the food was very good. Our food choices were veal parm, penne with chicken or salmon. Listening to our family who had ordered different dinners, all choices were...More

Thank NoreenWaller
Reviewed August 31, 2017

A week night dinner was a pleasant experience. The decor is much nicer than a traditional diner. We were seated immediately and drink orders were taken. Our meals came with soup or salad, desert, and a selection of breads that were placed on the table....More

Thank Caoimhe317
Reviewed August 26, 2017

I have been going to the Metro Diner for a while and have never ever had a problem before. The meals and the service were always excellent but tonight's visit was another story. We have six kids and as always the case we order a...More

Thank jakulik
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Six of us ventured to The Metro Diner after Church Saturday evening and both the food and the service were very good. The Metro was not crowded (surprisingly), so we were allowed to take out time, converse, and enjoy each others' company. The 3 ladies...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed June 29, 2017 via mobile

We dropped by on our way from Philadelphia to the Jersey shore and it was worth the very small side excursion. Friendly people who care about their food quality and provide a full meal at a fair price. They offer lots of cakes and pies...More

Thank MeOnVacationFL
Reviewed June 25, 2017

After a long day in the city, the Metro Diner was a great stop for dinner. Traveling with our teen Girl Scout Troop, this diner had something for everyone. Our server, Wendy, was very friendly and accommodating with all our requests. Portions were great and...More

Thank believeangls
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$20
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
6:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
6:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
6:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
6:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
6:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
6:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route 130 & Browning Lane, Brooklawn, NJ 08030
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Brooklawn
  • Phone Number: +1 856-456-3690
  • E-mail
The Metro Diner is a full-service restaurant that provides quality, large-portioned meals and caters many different audiences including families and private parties. Conveniently located in Brooklawn, NJ, we are easily accessible from all major highways and are just minutes from Philadelphia and all surrounding areas of Southern New Jersey. Our bakery features fresh baked goods, made on premise daily. We can customize a cake or custom dessert for any occasion including Weddings, Birthdays, Anniversaries or any other special event. Our full service bar provides customers a place to enjoy a quick drink before being seated as well as wine, beer and top-shelf spirits before, during and after their meal. We also feature a banquet room, which makes The Metro Diner the perfect place for private parties and events. Our banquet room can host anything from a birthday party to engagement dinner and everything in between.We hope to see you soon, so Meet Me At The Metro!
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