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820 Pike St, Seattle, WA 98101
(206) 219-5555
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Ranked #1,048 of 3,451 Restaurants in Seattle
Price range: $10 - $15
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Hamburgers, Bar, Gastropub, Wine Bar
Good for: Doing business
Dining options: Lunch, Reservations
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Good for: Doing business
Dining options: Lunch, Reservations
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Rochester, Minnesota
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

After waiting for more than an hour for our food to arrive, it was very tasty. I think that we happened to be there when there was a show at a nearby theatre and our food order got put behind the orders of the theatre goers or something. But we waited and waited and waited! They didn't even give us... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

The customer service was excellent and the environment was very pleasant. It wasn't very crowded but we were having a late dinner. The food was tasty and I would visit again.

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Seattle, Washington
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We had the worst dinning experience ever in Seattle tonight. We had reservations for 14 at 5PM. By 6:15 they had served 6 of our people but the rest of the meals were no where to be seen. We had told them we had theater tickets for 7PM but they only though it was for the 6 who were served.... More

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Tyler M, Owner at Metropole, responded to this review

Thank you for posting your comments about your experience, I normally don't address reviews but I felt it was necessary for this particular event. As we talked about at your table on Sunday evening I completely understood your frustration with what had transpired. I agreed that the time to produce your meals was unacceptable and I truly never want people... More

Mount Vernon, Washington
Top Contributor
93 reviews 93 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We arrived in Seattle via a tour group to attend The Book of Mormon. They dropped us off beside the Paramount theatre. We needed to eat before the show, so walked up 9th and found Metropole. Asked the woman at the front if we needed reservations. The place was full and the good part was that it wasn't ear splitting... More

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Maple Valley, Washington, United States
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32 reviews 32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

My girlfriends and I did a Paint Nite at this location and decided to grab a bite after our class. It's a small simple menu which made it easy to decide. I had the Pulled Pork Sandwich w/slaw, it came with seasoned fries and a side of ketchup. Pork was very flavorful and bun was lightly toasted. The service was... More

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Kansas City
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36 reviews 36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

This is a moderately priced restaurant at street level directly across from the Seattle Convention Center. It's better than fast food, but it was only adequate. We seated at around 6 pm and we were practically the only ones in the relatively large place. Our server was extremely friendly, unfortunately, he was somewhat inept. The food was served just a... More

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Seattle, Washington
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

My husband and I go here all the time. I believe we have tried everything on the menu. We have our favorites as anyone would. The staff, the owners, the chef....all super! My favorite dish, is the Philly Cheese steak. YUM! Sloppy and just wonderful. Add a glass of wine to that, and you have comfort food at its best.... More

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Kirkland, Washington
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Went to the Metropole for the first time, after walking past for years and not noticing it. The atmosphere was very warm and inviting, food was good, service was excellent. There was something on the menu to please everyone, and with seven of us this was very helpful.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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45 reviews 45 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

So I have been staying long term in a hotel just up the road from this restaurant and almost every time I have walked by it there never seems to be many people in it. Finally, curiosity got the best of me and my wife and we decided to give it a try. Wow were we wonderfully surprised [and somewhat... More

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Rendon, Tx
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133 reviews 133 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013 via mobile

A little disappointed..with service and food quality. It took well over 45 minutes for our order to arrive. The waiter did apologize and compted us a round of drinks..so we perked up..but then the food came. The soup was good, but most of us (5people) agreed that our entrees were disappointing. The wait time for our food probably caused our... More

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