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“Great diner food”
Review of Metro Diner

Metro Diner
Ranked #616 of 13,639 Restaurants in New York City
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American, Diner
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Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Neighborhood: Upper West Side
Greenfield, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
“Great diner food”
Reviewed November 24, 2013

Homemade cheese Blintzes with raspberry sauce, a juicy hamburger, and pancakes with real maple syrup were the choices made for our Sunday brunch. Busy diner on corner of Broadway and 100th Street. We had a short wait before a table was ready for 3. Reasonably priced.

Visited November 2013
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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Fab”
Reviewed November 24, 2013

excellent food brilliant staff and great value! Great place to go for the ultimate New York food experience! Highly recommend the metro diner!

  • Visited November 2013
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Singapore
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162 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
“Worth a miss”
Reviewed October 14, 2013 via mobile

The diner serves American food (burgers, fries, wings, milkshake) and has a typical deco. You can pass on the wings and mac&cheese; they are not too great. The burger is fine.

Given its location, it's only worth going if u r in the vicinity and you feel like eating American food. They also include service in their bill.

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Creve Coeur, Missouri
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
“Great breakfast specials at Metro Diner!”
Reviewed October 8, 2013

Metro Diner was our breakfast stop for several days in New York. We stayed at the Marrakech Hotel on Broadway, and the diner was a recommendation from hotel staff.

Once inside, the diner looks just like what you would expect: booths along the walls and a counter with stools alongside. For breakfast, the Metro Diner offers breakfast specials (you order by the number) that include your entree plus coffee or hot tea. These are all pretty good portions (except for the Belgian waffle), and getting the beverage as part of the special is a nice plus.

Tips: Try to get seated in the front section of the diner. The waiter there is a stitch and does a great job of getting you what you ask for. Even requests we didn't think he heard magically appeared. Chocolate chip pancakes were excellent! Strawberry pancakes (they cooked the strawberries inside) were not good. Metro Diner is very family friendly!

  • Visited October 2013
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Leipzig, Germany
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119 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
“Good food, fast and friendly service”
Reviewed September 13, 2013 via mobile

Just been here for, let's say lunch (after a couple of hours it is har to see a difference between the meals of te day..). The service was good, fast and friendly, the food was good, tasty and all together a definitive recommendation..

Visited September 2013
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