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Great food and service ... read more
Denise Quattrochi via google.com - Nov 22, 2020
Amazing as always. the owner and staff are Wonderful & the food is always perfect ... read more
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Nov 21, 2020
Emeric and the entire staff are always terrific!!! One of the best places in Monmouth county.
Jared via opentable.com - Nov 21, 2020
It was fine. Business dinner. Went well. Very nice setting.
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Nov 20, 2020
sushi and wine selection never disappoint good to get back while being able to safely distance from other diners.
ColleenM via opentable.com - Nov 20, 2020
One of the best places to eat in freehold. Don’t pass this restaurant up ... read more
Dave S via google.com - Nov 18, 2020
Delicious as always! The cocktails are unique and very good!
ecooper05 via opentable.com - Nov 15, 2020
We love Metro! They have been doing an amazing job since reopening. The food and specials are always delicious!
PERRIC via opentable.com - Nov 14, 2020
We’re just doing outside dining during COVID, and have been really pleased by how careful, but also comfortable Metro has been. They have heaters and when it is cold or windy, they put up plastic on the porch. The wait staff are tremendous. The food is varied, and continuously very tasty and healthy. So glad to be able to get out to ... read more
Rustyeh via opentable.com - Nov 12, 2020
Always a great experience at Metropolitan Cafe. Food and service were excellent. Love the new menu.
JoeM via opentable.com - Nov 10, 2020
Such a great atmosphere. Love this place. Our server Paige was awesome. Looking forward to our next visit.
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Nov 9, 2020
Food was as usual, very good. Service was a bit slow tonight outdoors but could be everyone overworked from the warm weather we had and many going out to enjoy one of the last nights of being able to go out as it turns cold.The food here is quality and have never been disappointed.
PatP via opentable.com - Nov 9, 2020
beautiful great food great service
beautiful great food great service ... read more
Candy Servones via facebook.com - Nov 8, 2020
Amazing food! Highly recommend!
Amazing food! Highly recommend!
Michele Anne via facebook.com - Nov 8, 2020
One of our favorites! On this particular evening however the waitress seemed very rushed, barely stopping to take our order. But the food was delicious. Ambience lovely. Great place.
DAWNL via opentable.com - Nov 7, 2020
Amazing sushi and drinks, I highly recommend Metro to all! Great location and the wait staff is friendly and professional!
Livingman via opentable.com - Nov 7, 2020
Love the food! Always flavorful and accommodating to my requests. 💖 ... read more
Giegie via opentable.com - Nov 7, 2020
Good food, and socially distanced
Good food, and socially distanced outdoor dining. The yin yang dumplings were delicious as was the Asian skirt steak tho it was a bit fatty. Service was great and perfectly timed. Didn’t feel rushed or like we waited too long. Would definitely go back.
jlowy7 via tripadvisor.com - Nov 7, 2020
Great food !!
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Nov 7, 2020
First time here and wow!! The service was very good. I had the pork chop and it was cooked to perfe
First time here and wow!! The service was very good. I had the pork chop and it was cooked to perfection. I even asked the waitress to get my compliments to the chef. Definitely will be back here again and highly recommend the Metropolitan café ... read more
Susan Dambach-Costanza via facebook.com - Nov 6, 2020
The food never ever disappoints here. The drinks are great, the sushi is fresh, and any item on the menu I've ever ordered was perfect. However, we were lucky enough to sit inside but it seems there must be repairs going on and we sat at a small table right under wires hanging out of the wall. It looked like there was a wall sconce o ... read more
Marnap10 via opentable.com - Nov 4, 2020
Another great meal, becoming a favorite place in town ... read more
PhillipP via opentable.com - Nov 3, 2020
The food was very good and our server, Paige(sorry if misspelled) was absolutely delightful and attentive. I wanted a nice place to take my girlfriend for her birthday and I definitely picked the right place. Its a little on the pricey side but the food was great!
JeremyK via opentable.com - Nov 1, 2020
Really a great place. We love sushi and it's very hard to find in central Jersey. Metropolitan Cafe has always had a great selection along with some great cocktails. Service is outstanding and the restaurant is super clean and inviting. We will be back soon.
Eric Weinmiller via google.com - Nov 1, 2020
Came for a dinner on a Friday and ...
Came for a dinner on a Friday and it was poppin for sure! Pretty crowded and the bar was full. I was slightly thrown off by the menu because half of the food is American with some little influences of italian and Spanish food. The other half of the menu was all Asian influenced and a long list of sushi. We had a little bit of everyth ... read more
Ariana B. via yelp.com - Nov 1, 2020
Good Food Great Drinks!!! /
Good Food Great Drinks!!! / ... read more
Brian Culver via facebook.com - Nov 1, 2020
Delicious food.
Bill Perrella via google.com - Oct 29, 2020
Waitress was very nice but did not check on us often, which we did not mind. Very peaceful dinner.
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Oct 26, 2020
Waiter was also bartender. Great service food delicious Will be back ... read more
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Oct 26, 2020
Love this restaurant!!! Excellent food and John, our server, was fantastic!!
LauraF via opentable.com - Oct 25, 2020
Excellent as always. Service was great- perfect lunch for me and my kids!
BDT1 via opentable.com - Oct 25, 2020
Let me start by saying the scallop pinwheels are so damn delicious considering other options within thirty miles. With that being said, I also eat a Caesar Salad almost every where I go and theirs was tasty! Now my main complaint is they took forever to greet me once seated. I was super annoyed so I ordered all my dishes at once exce ... read more
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Oct 25, 2020
Went for drinks it was fine and the food look good great bartender ... read more
William Castillo via google.com - Oct 25, 2020
The outdoor seating ambience is the best in town, beautiful and warm, LOVE the over head heaters. The food is always excellent and the servers are wonderful, everyone. We are so grateful to have this outdoor option even in cold rainy weather!!
Dassi via opentable.com - Oct 25, 2020
The place is great, I go there with the intention of having a couple of martinis but there is always something I have to try from the menu...and I am always glad I did.
TyroneP via opentable.com - Oct 24, 2020
Thoroughly enjoyed our dinner and great service, however sitting towards the back of the restaurant the noise from the open kitchen or the banging of dishes at times was a distraction.... and hard to carry on a conversation.... otherwise...it's a great place with creative food....
Lane via opentable.com - Oct 24, 2020
Our server emmerit was great !
JenniferM via opentable.com - Oct 23, 2020
Our server was wonderful, he has management and bar experience with the restaurant and his level of food and beverage knowledge as well as the service he provided was exceptional! All of our party are in the restaurant business and it's a pleasure when not working ourselves to receive an enjoyable dining experience. The food and dr ... read more
SueG via opentable.com - Oct 21, 2020
The entire staff here is excellent and work together to make sure you are well cared for in a safe environment. Food is always good. Tried the halibut special with rock shrimp with a lobster bisque sauce which was great. Best food on Main St.
Walterh via opentable.com - Oct 21, 2020
Great Place, very friendly, happy staff and Good food & Bar Drinks!
Nicholaos Gouvouniotis via google.com - Oct 19, 2020
The food was great, felt very safe. The heat lamp above us was broken, so we were a little cold, but it was a great night out.
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Oct 18, 2020
Great time as always ... read more
ChristineandAnthony via opentable.com - Oct 18, 2020
Great food. Patio heaters made in perfect. Great martinis.
WillE via opentable.com - Oct 18, 2020
Oh my gosh is all I can say! It ...
Oh my gosh is all I can say! It was amazing!! I got the lettuce wraps and they were phenomenal! The atmosphere was so fun and light. Can't wait to go back!
Dev M. via yelp.com - Oct 17, 2020
The food is always great here. I've never had anything I didn't like. But despite having a reservation we still had to wait another 20 minutes for our table and then got put so far away (outside) that we were two businesses down and nowhere near a heat lamp.
BoroughLocal via opentable.com - Oct 15, 2020
Such a wonderful place. The food and service are fantastic!!
LauraF via opentable.com - Oct 14, 2020
Amazing food and service, never disappoints ... read more
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Oct 11, 2020
Such a great atmosphere and variety of drinks ... read more
Ward Marcellus via google.com - Oct 10, 2020
This restaurant is a Freehold gem! Although a little on the pricey side, you definitely get your money’s worth. The menu is interesting, the food is beautifully presented, everything was delicious & and the portions were ample. The filet mignon spring rolls were delicious, as was the won ton soup. The Asian skirt steak, beef ragu & s ... read more
Mark H via google.com - Oct 10, 2020
Great food and service, they even have heat lamps!!
Kerry86 via opentable.com - Oct 5, 2020
Great outdoor sidewalk dining. Cool evening but they had heaters. Highly recommend.
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Oct 3, 2020
Waitress great and fun night.
032177 via opentable.com - Oct 3, 2020
It’s a must go to when in Freehold.
It’s a must go to when in Freehold.
Maria Scharon-Gonzalez via facebook.com - Oct 3, 2020
So grateful for those outdoor heaters!!! Extending the possibilities for dining out safely as it gets colder! Love the wait staff here and the food!! ♥️ ... read more
Dassi via opentable.com - Oct 2, 2020
Always A+ service and food! Welcoming atmosphere with space heaters outside to keep you warm during outdoor dining. Highly recommend Metro!
Heather via opentable.com - Oct 1, 2020
This a fantastic place to eat, have tapas, a drink (or two) or just for dessert. Love it! Super friendly staff and delish food.
Giegie via opentable.com - Oct 1, 2020
I highly recommend this restaurant for great Sushi and a lovely martini or craft beer. We’ve been here many times and plan to go again! The wait staff is very friendly.
SteveS via opentable.com - Sep 27, 2020
Great service Great night ... read more
ChristineandAnthony via opentable.com - Sep 27, 2020
The food was good . Had to wait a little but it was worth the wait . The drinks are super good .. I’m def coming back ... read more
MannyJ via opentable.com - Sep 27, 2020
First time to visit this restaurant and was very pleased. Food was very good and so was our server.
PatS via opentable.com - Sep 27, 2020
The food and atmosphere were absolutely wonderful.
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Sep 26, 2020
We were seated in the back patio, which is actually very nice and not as loud as the other options. We had Dave as our server and he was very good. We enjoyed the shrimp and calamari appetizer which is a personal favorite along with the butternut squash and goat cheese ravioli which now might have to be a go too.
Retailgirl via opentable.com - Sep 26, 2020
It’s a favorite local spot. Excellent drinks and food!
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Sep 26, 2020
We had a reservation and we did still wait at least 20 minutes maybe 30 to be sat. Metro is a favorite local spot for us, but our service could have been better. We did observe other servers moving at a much quicker speed than ours and it took longer than usual for our cocktails to come out. All in all it was a good experience and ... read more
SueG via opentable.com - Sep 26, 2020
Freehold, is an upbeat town, with plenty of activity and movement going on. While this is a positive vibe, it can be distracting when one is limited to outdoor dining.
DanielB via opentable.com - Sep 24, 2020
Always consistent with food and service. We dine here about once a week and besides standard menu items, they alway have a special or two. No problem deviating on an entree. If they can accommodate, they will. Love the apps such as the dumplings, Wonton soup, crab cakes and shrimp and calamari. Burgers, chicken club, Asian chicken ... read more
walterh via opentable.com - Sep 22, 2020
Excellent service. Food was great- just slightly pricey. Ambience was good too. Our server went out of his way to accommodate.
MARA via opentable.com - Sep 21, 2020
Food was great. Service was awesome. Won’t be disappointed!
juanpdiego via opentable.com - Sep 20, 2020
I have been to this restaurant many of times and there food is good but I think they should add more variety to there menu like more exciting dishes. I do love there mac and cheese there and the steak with the lo mein.
Brooke Gorfman via google.com - Sep 20, 2020
The wait staff was excellent and attentive ... read more
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Sep 17, 2020
Metro Cafe one of my favorite restaurant in Freehold Borough, service always great and food just perfect. Thank You ... read more
MitalB via opentable.com - Sep 14, 2020
Service was amazing! They easily accommodated to my girlfriend needing to swap out items. When sauces were asked to be on the side they were. The filet mignon spring rolls were amazing! We asked for the sauce on the side to dip a portioned amount rather than having it on top. The ahi tuna tacos were smaller but tasted great and fres ... read more
Herbert Olsen via google.com - Sep 13, 2020
Excellent!!!!! Food and Service ... read more
LauraF via opentable.com - Sep 13, 2020
Food was delish and great atmosphere. Was seated right away and we weren’t rushed out. Nice and leisurely meal.
KimH via opentable.com - Sep 12, 2020
Excellent! Our waiter was amazing!
marcf via opentable.com - Sep 12, 2020
Wonderful ambiance. Extremely great service and the food was beyond amazing. Have been there severa
Wonderful ambiance. Extremely great service and the food was beyond amazing. Have been there several times and never disappointed.
Eunice Quagliano via facebook.com - Sep 12, 2020
Great food! Delicious and lots of different options! Perfect for lunch.
JohnR via opentable.com - Sep 11, 2020
Great restaurant and owner. Food is great and creative dishes. Awesome drinks! Great value.
Eric via opentable.com - Sep 11, 2020
Lovely and delicious:) ... read more
KendisL via opentable.com - Sep 11, 2020
This place always delivers. They serve great food for affordable prices, there are no long waits even when the place is busy.
Hunter Hecht via google.com - Sep 10, 2020
Drinks are always on point!!!
Cono Turchio via google.com - Sep 10, 2020
I love the place it's spacious and the service and food great👍 ... read more
Alejandro Sanchez via google.com - Sep 10, 2020
Surprisingly great lunch.
therrin via opentable.com - Sep 8, 2020
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