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Cafe Metropole

205 Crescent Avenue, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA
+1 310-510-9095
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (35 reviews)
“sandwich” (19 reviews)
“veggie stack” (2 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
American, Cafe, Deli, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
205 Crescent Avenue, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA
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Reviewed 19 May 2018

Always a fantastic meal. Juices are top notch, service is amazing, and its a family vibe with good quality meals. Perfect in so many ways.

Thank Cinde M
Reviewed 7 May 2018

We appreciated the clean, healthy menu, but the taste was just okay, service was minimal and one of our entrees was forgotten. It’s fine, just not great.

Thank Lisa T
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Great location and nice patio. Food is very good with a good selection. It is also priced very well. One of the least expensive places we ate and had drinks at. They are cash only though, FYI.

1  Thank MJTAS
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Good fresh organic salads and sandwiches. You can sit outside on the adjacent patio. It is just down from Vons.

1  Thank PSpencerCSmith
Reviewed 3 October 2017

pricy for what you get not a great view. I will not go back. nothing bad just nothing great. Go to Vons express and get a sandwich...

Thank Mars B
Reviewed 1 September 2017

wonderful and healthy menu with good service. The patio is a great place to relax and enjoy the meal.

Thank 4jsm
Reviewed 19 July 2017

I wish there were more places like this in Avalon instead of burgers, fries and ice cream. My daughter and I ate her twice on our recent visit and both times had delicious meals. On our first trip we had the summer salad, with zuchinni...More

1  Thank rokkahulababy
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Love their juices and egg/avo/toast (Try the Catalina or the Savory) for breakfast. We ate here several times while on the island, and took some to go for lunch later after our scuba diving (get the PBB, it lasts under the heat) The people here...More

2  Thank Laura W
Reviewed 3 July 2017

i ordered the gyro and my husband has a pressed cuban. the food was delicious! we ate in the adorable outdoor, shared courtyard area by all the small shops and a live guitarist/singer played some music while we dined. prices were reasonable by catalina standards....More

Thank Gina S
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Cafe Metropole was a great find on the island this summer and wish there was one on the mainland. Everything on the menu is delicous, healthy and a refreshing change from burgers and beach "junk" food. The restaurant is clean just like their food and...More

Thank salko100
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 Crescent Avenue, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Catalina Island  >  Avalon
  • Phone Number: +1 310-510-9095
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