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Metropol, Guaynabo

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Jardines Reales Shopping Center, Guaynabo, Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Cuban and Puertorrican restaurant located in Jardines Reales Shopping...
Cuban and Puertorrican restaurant located in Jardines Reales Shopping Center in Guaynabo Puerto Rico. Location opened since July 2007 with the original restaurant operating since 1965. Continued tradition of great food at excellent prices. The best Cuban and Puertorrican restaurants in the Island. Come visit were waiting for you!! Buen Provecho!! Domingo a Jueves 11:00am - 10:00pm Viernes a Sábado 11:00am - 11:00pm Food Styles: Barbecue Burgers Caribbean Cuban Latin American Spanish/Basque
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  • 33
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  • 24
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 1
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
One of my favorites

Basically you can't go wrong in Metropol. One of my favorites. Cuban cuisine at it's best! From stuffed little chikens or "gallinitas" to "Ropa Vieja" with "congri" rice. Very cool place.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 6, 2015
Jose D
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Basically you can't go wrong in Metropol. One of my favorites. Cuban cuisine at it's best! From stuffed little chikens or "gallinitas" to "Ropa Vieja" with "congri" rice. Very cool place.

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Every day there is a different special. They have a great kids menu if kids are tired of boring food. They are cheap compared to other good restaurants. My oldest grandchild loves their rice and beans, tostones, and their avocados with onions on top. They are the best Puerto Rican restaurant you could possibly go to in Puerto Rico.

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Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

If you are looking for Cuban Puerto rican food this is the place. Very good food at more than reasonable prices.

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Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
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171 reviews 171 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

I wrote a review last month stating how great this place was. However, today I am very disappointed of the service, speed of service and overall satisfaction. We (a party of 2) waited 56 minutes for our meal. Our server was totally indifferent and careless about us. He seemed to be more interested in the table near by (who seems... More 

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Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
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57 reviews 57 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Food is quite good, but very short of excellent or exquisite. Food presentation is neat. A good place to get together for a business meeting. I did find them expensive for the amount-type food combination.

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San Juan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015 via mobile

Consistently good food and service. Probably best restaurant in the Metropol franchise. Great family restaurant where locals eat. There is a very nice sports bar too. Separate from the main salon.

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Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
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72 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

The "Montuno Cubano" is the best! You have a piece of everything Cuban in a plate. Love this dish and the amarillos are to die for.

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Henderson, Nevada
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75 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

I have been to other locations at lunch time, but this one is the busiest. The baked chicken w sweet plantains and rice was real good. The amount of food for lunch was more than I could eat, but I finished.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

I go here a lot and every single time the service is excellent! There are many servers and everyone is properly trained. The food is always excellent and delicious! I really love their daily freshly made soups.

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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55 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

In this restaurant you never go wrong no matter ehat you order. All food is fresh and tasty. Services is good and prices affordable. Thursday and friday nigth bar pack with local bussiness persons. Huge menu to select. Worth the visit.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Jardines Reales Shopping Center, Guaynabo, Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Guaynabo

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Cuban

Description

Cuban and Puertorrican restaurant located in Jardines Reales Shopping Center in Guaynabo Puerto Rico. Location opened since July 2007 with the original restaurant operating since 1965. Continued tradition of great food at excellent prices. The best Cuban and Puertorrican restaurants in the Island. Come visit were waiting for you!! Buen Provecho!! Domingo a Jueves 11:00am - 10:00pm Viernes a Sábado 11:00am - 11:00pm Food Styles: Barbecue Burgers Caribbean Cuban Latin American Spanish/Basque
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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