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Metro Diner

Route 130 & Browning Lane, Brooklawn, NJ 08030
+1 856-456-3690
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“burger” (5 reviews)
“club sandwich” (2 reviews)
“veal parm” (2 reviews)
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American, Diner
$$ - $$$
Route 130 & Browning Lane, Brooklawn, NJ 08030
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 poppy101248
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
Reviewed June 22, 2017

From all news reports, the Metro will be closing soon. Apparently, the Wawa chain is in negotiations to purchase the facility.

1  Thank Pat K
Reviewed April 15, 2017

The portions are nice and large and the food is amazing! The atmosphere is lovely and inviting. They offer amazing deals on their menu. Their cheesecake is out of this world and the service is wonderful!

Thank whirlingpool
Reviewed April 8, 2017

One reviewer says you won't like going here anymore because prices have risen and service has declined. While some of that may be partly true, it isn't the death knoll that review implies. Yes, there have been some waitstaff changes and the new staff isn't...More

Thank sjerzgirl
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $20
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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
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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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