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Ave Isla Verde, San Juan 00979, Puerto Rico
+1 787-791-5585
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Came here this weekend and we had a great time. There is happy hour on the weekdays including vodka, dewars, beer, and mojitos (no flavors included). The best part about the location at the Sheraton is the staff. In particular Yadi! She was so great, upbeat and cheerful. Her drinks were good and her menu recommendations were on point. The... More 

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1 Thank MsDaisy425
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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66 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Everything on the menu is very good and the service is great. Prices are fair. You can go day or night for a filling and satysfying meal.

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Thank LCV_12
Gainesville, Florida
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Listen! Metropol is my fav for the taste, family atmosphere and value! The food was sooooooo good! And they gave tons of it. Huge portions and perfectly priced. The service was great. We ate there for lunch and dinner. I will be visiting again. It wil be my PR staple.

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Thank Talia F
Omaha, Nebraska
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50 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Metropol is a Puerto Rican Classic but of Cuban Food. The place has been in operation since the 70s. Still the menu is modern , real Cuban Food with Puerto Rican favorites makes Metropol alway a good selection.

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Thank Denis H
Sparks, Nevada
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147 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 202 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We walked over from the El San Juan hotel. This was a nice restaurant. And it was busy with locals which tells you something. We ordered WAY too much off the menu. We could not eat it all, so you might consider splitting your meal. The "pitcher of sangria" is a good deal. I think it was $12 USD. Good... More 

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Thank OpusTheCat
NY
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Have eaten a the Metropol( Isla Verde ) several time over the past years I was truly disappointed w/ our dinner. The garlic bread was just flat hot Cuban bread with not much garlic or taste Drinks: A pitch of Sangria (red or white ) is a large & cheap $8 or $ 10 was just Ok but lack any... More 

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Thank WereHere
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Another favorite dining spot in Puerto Rico, great food, great service at a reasonable price. The garlic bread is superb and you'll still enjoy the flavor the next day..several locations, the one by the airport is my favorite.

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Thank Fred A
Jacksonville, Florida
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is great! The bread was tasty and the paella was amazing! Be prepared to wait a good 45 minutes for it but let me tell you it's worth the wait!

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Thank Shaina318
St. Thomas
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Not sure what the hype is - the service was terrible and the food less than mediocre, and no one cared. Find another place to eat.

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Thank lourilynn
Parker, Colorado
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a good place to walk to from our hotel (El San Juan Hilton). It's next to the cockfight arena, creepy! The food was good but not great. We had seafood mofongo and a seafood stew. We also had tres leches and it was good, small portion which was fine for us.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 25
Cuisine
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ave Isla Verde, San Juan 00979, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-791-5585

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?