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Never can go wrong here from Service to food it’s amazing
Never can go wrong here from Service to food it’s amazing ... read more
Karen Chester Kash via facebook.com - Jul 2, 2020
Delicious food and service was impeccable
Delicious food and service was impeccable ... read more
Dawn Denny-Rooney via facebook.com - Jun 28, 2020
My husband and I had an amazing dinner with the best server. The outdoor dining was beautiful as well as the decor, it was so pleasant to enjoy amazing food and drinks with a beautiful ambiance. The Metropolitan did. It miss a beat during this crazy time and we are so appreciative to the staff, what a treat it was to go out and it’s ... read more
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Jun 27, 2020
Great food, great look, great service - even with COVID, they brought their A game.
TanyaK via opentable.com - Jun 27, 2020
Everything here is the best! The food, the drinks, the service! All 5 star. Highly recommend!
Everything here is the best! The food, the drinks, the service! All 5 star. Highly recommend!
Lisa Cohen via facebook.com - Jun 27, 2020
Absolutely loveThe “alley” dining. The ambience is great and you forget where you are. Will definitely request a table back there every time.
Localgal via opentable.com - Jun 26, 2020
The food and drinks were perfection! Our server was delightful! The only thing that needs to change is the truck traffic through town.
SusanS via opentable.com - Jun 25, 2020
The food at the Metro never disappoints! Their Sushi is ALWAYS the freshest, and their stuffed scallops are 2nd to none... They always seems to have unique cocktail offerings as well...Great date night!
KenR via opentable.com - Jun 25, 2020
Everything is great !!!! Can’t wait to go back !!!
BriannaZ via opentable.com - Jun 25, 2020
Good to be back to a local mainstay. New menu additions. Always good service and fair pricing . They have done a good job adding outside seating around the building. Supporting our local businesses is so important . Try the dumplings, tacos and seafood selections. All innovative and delicious.
walterh via opentable.com - Jun 24, 2020
Food and service was excellent. We were not rushed, everything was very organized and very sanitary.
Nicole via opentable.com - Jun 23, 2020
absolutely perfectalso sushi was fire ... read more
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Jun 23, 2020
Health and safety protocols handled very well. We felt very comfortable and confident dining at this establishment.
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Jun 22, 2020
Varied menu with many influences. Always find something delicious and something I need to try the n
Varied menu with many influences. Always find something delicious and something I need to try the next time...
Robert Bell via facebook.com - Jun 21, 2020
Excellent out door lunch of drinks, tacos and sushi. Attentive waitress and friendly staff. Will be back!
Dinner via opentable.com - Jun 21, 2020
Wonderful outdoor dining experience.
JoanneM via opentable.com - Jun 21, 2020
Quick, friendly service. Delicious butternut squash ravioli with pesto and others were pleased with their meals, too. Outside seating was no further apart than usual.
lovetoeat via opentable.com - Jun 21, 2020
Love this place!! Been coming here since the opened and have never been disappointed !
Love this place!! Been coming here since the opened and have never been disappointed !
Robin Shultz Krant Trager via facebook.com - Jun 21, 2020
Great food, great place, great staff and service ... read more
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Jun 20, 2020
Very nice to be able to dine at a restaurant again!!! Food & service was very good and the weather gods cooperated.
Lukester via opentable.com - Jun 20, 2020
EVERYTHING was perfect!! My friends and I loved everything we ordered. The sushi was delicious. The staff is wonderful. Very attentive. We look forward to our next visit very soon ... read more
SadetaP via opentable.com - Jun 19, 2020
Went to Metro Cafe for our first outside dinning experience. They were very busy but we had a great dining experience, food and drinks outstanding. I give a lot of credit to Ryan it was her first night back to work and she did a wonderful job! Sushi fresh and tasty. We'll be back again soon!
NJfoodie via opentable.com - Jun 19, 2020
Being outside and having lunch with my family for my birthday...
Being outside and having lunch with my family for my birthday...
George Deaver via facebook.com - Jun 18, 2020
My family and I were giving only one option to sit outside obviously because of the pandemic. The service was awesome the food was delicious highly recommend the spot ... read more
Maximus via opentable.com - Jun 18, 2020
Great seating , great food , great service!
Great seating , great food , great service!
Megan Buchan via facebook.com - Jun 17, 2020
Great food and service!
Joe Suozzo via google.com - Jun 17, 2020
First meal out since mid March. Great meal and wonderful service. Thanks so much!
CindyA via opentable.com - Jun 17, 2020
Finally made it out to dinner after quarantine and I was so grateful for Metro being open and making me feel safe. The food was delicious and the service was great. They are following all the guidelines while still maintaining a solid dining experience.
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Jun 17, 2020
Outside dining went well. The service was good. I had the steak salad and white sangria which is always delicious. A very nice lunch.
Glorya via opentable.com - Jun 17, 2020
With it being the first time we ate out in 3 months, it was the best experience ! The staff was so pleasant!
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Jun 15, 2020
Food was excellent and staff handled the first day of reopening perfectly.
DAS71 via opentable.com - Jun 15, 2020
Great food quality and friendly staff! Portions are perfect. Even the presentation is well done. Would highly recommend!
DG08 via opentable.com - Jun 15, 2020
Best spot in downtown Freehold ...
Best spot in downtown Freehold Borough for dining especially with a date! Terrific food, atmosphere and service!

The entire place is really classy and sleek. If you recommend this place your group will thank you, terrific service, really nice interior, very well decorated whether on the downstairs floor or the upstairs floor.
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Mark V. via yelp.com - Apr 1, 2020
Consistently a fantastic meal. My favorite go to for the ambiance, quality and friendly service. Great job Metro!!!
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Mar 14, 2020
Prime rib ravioli was good, sushi is nice too but star of the night was Maddie. We went there to celebrate my girlfriends birthday and it was near closing time, server was not rushing us, she always had a great smile. Maddie is a sweetheart and she made our night.
claret206 via google.com - Mar 12, 2020
Yummy 🍣 ... read more
Brian 128 via google.com - Mar 10, 2020
Metropolitan Cafe is always a good go to place to get consistent food and service . Drinks are fairly priced. The menu offers something for everyone. From sushi to steak, everything is well prepared and tasty. Staff is very well trained, professional and willing to make your experience a good one. Will continue to come here multiple ... read more
walterh via opentable.com - Mar 8, 2020
Beautiful place 😍😍 ... read more
Maria Neri via google.com - Mar 7, 2020
We met with friends at this restaurant for a meeting. This place was recommended to us by a friend. Well, it was a winning. we were warmly welcomed by the staff members and we had a fantastic feeling. The food was just great. We had a great time and we will definitely return to this restaurant. Recommended.
Garrett Gore via google.com - Mar 3, 2020
Great place great atmosphere
Great place great atmosphere ... read more
Richard Wayne Ubl via facebook.com - Mar 2, 2020
Enjoyed the rolls in Sushi night!
Kevin Collins via google.com - Mar 2, 2020
Great Sunday Brunch!
Kenneth Roach via google.com - Mar 2, 2020
great food, great drinks, great happy hour and John the bartender is phenomenal.
great food, great drinks, great happy hour and John the bartender is phenomenal.
Princess Geri Urbanski via facebook.com - Mar 1, 2020
Food was average. Servers were very professional though. My husband liked his burger but the shrimp and grits were quite bland. I won’t make a return visit.
Riley via opentable.com - Mar 1, 2020
good music on weekends ... read more
sarahywills via google.com - Feb 29, 2020
This is place is becoming one of my faves. The food is great, with a good variety for everyone and a wonderful bar too. Good vibes and great service!
Giegie via opentable.com - Feb 29, 2020
Food was good but way too expensive for a cafe ... read more
LindaS via opentable.com - Feb 28, 2020
Ahi Tuna was not flavorful but all other entries were very good. Have eaten here previously and always a great meal and ambiance. Great service.
HerbW via opentable.com - Feb 28, 2020
Pretty good. Good happy hour.
Sharon Pekarsky via google.com - Feb 27, 2020
Badly needed date nite w the hubs. Our server was OUTSTANDING. Never a bad meal at The Met Cafe. Apps were on fire (shrimp/calamari app is 🔥 ). Cocktails are inventive and yummy. Great time.
Rudychick via opentable.com - Feb 24, 2020
Great local restaurant ... read more
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Feb 23, 2020
Great food! And service was amazing. Also downstairs turns into a bar lounge at night on weekends ... read more
Vness21 via opentable.com - Feb 23, 2020
Food and service is always great.
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Feb 23, 2020
Went for a Holiday office party. Had the best time in Metropolitan Cafe Excellent service and delicious meal. It's a little pricey but so worth it. I can't wait to go back for my birthday in February.
A Google User via google.com - Feb 23, 2020
Valentines ... read more
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Feb 16, 2020
We made the wrong Reservation date yet they still accommodated us pretty quickly for a weekend. Food was really good the full menu is better but everyone was happy with their meal waitress was perfect everyone was very nice ... read more
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Feb 16, 2020
Excellent food and service. The short ribs entrée and lobster special were delicious. Sushi appetizer was good as well. Unfortunately the lobster bisque was not good; it tasted like a watery tomato soup. One other issue was our tiny table upstairs. We were stuck near a corner and the servers had to practically climb over us every few ... read more
steveNhelen via opentable.com - Feb 15, 2020
Wonderful evening, great service, great food!!!
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Feb 15, 2020
Stellar local restaurant that never disappoints, with a great bar for the perfect Zyr martini! The menu has great staples, but we had 2 of the specials which were amazing. The wait was a bit long for the entrees but understandably so...it was Valentines Day. This is one of my favorites!
LisaA via opentable.com - Feb 15, 2020
Prefect Valentine’s dinner! The food was delicious and the service was great!!
Michelel via opentable.com - Feb 15, 2020
Valentine’s Day ... read more
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Feb 14, 2020
Great Drinks And Good Food And Sushi.
B. Culver via google.com - Feb 10, 2020
We had a Bridesmaids brunch and it was delicious!
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Feb 9, 2020
Great service.Our wonderful server was Victoria.Food and drinks were awesome.
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Feb 9, 2020
Nice menu good service nice ambiance outdoor seating ... read more
Joanne Boudreau via google.com - Feb 9, 2020
Classy, beautiful atmosphere ... read more
Tinamarie Panzera via google.com - Feb 8, 2020
Awesome atmosphere! A great drinks and menu options, with impeccable service.
Gallery Nic via google.com - Feb 7, 2020
This is one of my new favorites in the area. Food is great ( hard to accommodate my requests though), drinks are delicious and it's a fun place.
Giegie via opentable.com - Feb 4, 2020
Food and service was great. Would recommend it to others.
BrianG via opentable.com - Feb 2, 2020
Lovely brunch
Metropolitan cafe is dependable, always has fresh delicious food. We went most recently for a brunch and it was delicious. A large variety of options, great bar, and they take reservations-which isn’t common for brunch in the area.
16laurenl via tripadvisor.com - Jan 31, 2020
Metropolitan Cafe has been consistently a very good restaurant, and this time was no different. Service was excellent, food was very good, the the ambiance was delightful. Kudos to John and Maddie. Thank ... read more
KenS via opentable.com - Jan 27, 2020
Wonderful!  From the food to the ...
Wonderful!  From the food to the atmosphere to the service. Metro is a very trendy restaurant that is perfect for girls night out or a date night. I have been here many times for birthdays,graduations or just out with friends and the experience is always excellent. I always recommend to make a reservation because it does get busy esp ... read more
Samantha B. via yelp.com - Jan 25, 2020
Definitely our favorite downtown spot, all seasons and anytime of day or week. Menu is varied and specials are great. Service was attentive without annoying. Will be back.
Marie via opentable.com - Jan 24, 2020
Just outside Metropolitan Cafe the Voldemortian sentinel lays in wait. Because she's the hero Metropolitan deserves, but not the one it needs right now. So we'll hunt her. Because she can take it. Because she's not our hero. She's a silent guardian, a watchful protector. A nose job knight ... read more
Paul Olsen via google.com - Jan 23, 2020
Great food and great waitress ... read more
Frances Wraback via google.com - Jan 21, 2020
Wonderful Italian cuisine. Quiet spot. Service was great.
Mark via opentable.com - Jan 20, 2020
Food is pretty good. Service is OK.
John G via google.com - Jan 19, 2020
Food was very good ... read more
Andrew Kaplan via google.com - Jan 19, 2020
The Metropolitan Cafe has been the location of my family's traditional Christmas eve dinner for about 5 years now. The restaurant has a great ambiance (the upstairs is very cozy). They always have the best specials and I typically try whatever specials they are offering. Also their Kalahari appetizer is absolutely wonderful.
Erin Dovel via google.com - Jan 14, 2020
The food was really good and the portions were a good size. We really enjoyed the cinnamon donuts as an app. We would return ... read more
lexU via opentable.com - Jan 12, 2020
The food is as good as it's been for years. The wait staff is courteous and attentive. The bar is okay. The interior decor is where this place has lost a start. It's time for a seriously overdue renovation.
Edward Altus via google.com - Jan 9, 2020
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