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Metropolitan Club - CLOSED

1210 Boylston St. [Rte. 9 Eastbound], Newton, MA 02467-2109
+1 617-731-0600
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good32%
  • Average23%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible17%
9 Jun 2017
“This is Wonderful Edition to a Great Group of Restaurants”
8 Jun 2014
“Not our best dining experience”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Pub
$$ - $$$
1210 Boylston St. [Rte. 9 Eastbound], Newton, MA 02467-2109
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Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

This restaurant, which is first class and very expensive and Sophisticated is owned by Kathy Sidell. My Father adored her Father, Jack, who was a perfectionist as well as an excellent Banker. She owns, in my opinion, some of the best Restaurants in Massachusetts. She...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 9 June 2014

We went there on Sunday, June 8, 2014, with a large group including hungry young children for Sunday brunch, which may have explained the poor service. No refills on coffee or water glasses unless requested, then only the person who asked for a refill got...More

Thank WildBill348
Reviewed 2 April 2014

Food is good but not exciting, looks like more bar action then eating action. Service was friendly and good, food was fine

Thank Smb1600
Reviewed 10 November 2013

We've eaten here more than 10 times over the past 4 years, both lunch and dinner. We have never been disappointed with the food. Occasionally the service is spotty (not so on our 5 Nov dinner) but that happens in many restaurants. The ambiance is...More

Thank Chris E
Reviewed 10 October 2013

When you arrive at the Met Club you can’t help but see a vibrant bar scene. Unfortunately this was not the case when you enter into the dining room. Our party of four was seated at an uncomfortable booth that was tight and the bench...More

Thank MrOcho
Reviewed 22 June 2013

I visited for lunch and had a nice chicken Caesar salad. The portion was good and the dressing was nice. Oh and the cranberry toasts they give you upon arrival is good too!

Thank Chrysteria64
Reviewed 18 March 2013

To avoid the crazy St. Patty's day celebration in Boston, we came out here for a quick lunch/brunch. While the restaurant was busy, the bar was completely empty - which meant great service and attention from the staff. Their brunch menu is pretty decent, but...More

Thank SMR_2
Reviewed 8 February 2013

The food is pretty bad. Even the bar food like turkey burgers and traditional ones are bad. It has become a neighborhood place you can go to get a drink - nothing more.

Thank ObjectiveRater
Reviewed 21 January 2013

I really like the Met for a nightcap. It's open late, it has a great drinks menu and the vibe is good. Very nice to sit at a high top or at the bar. I've eaten at the restaurant only once and found it pretentious...More

Thank Sarah41707
Reviewed 31 December 2012 via mobile

We went here with 13 people. The atmosphere was good and the decor was clubby with a nice fireplace. The food was very disappointing for such an expensive place.The server kept forgetting about us.It took 45 minutes to get our food and they were mixing...More

Thank fancythis72
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
American, Pub
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1210 Boylston St. [Rte. 9 Eastbound], Newton, MA 02467-2109
    (Hammond Street)
  • Public Transportation: D/Green Line to Chestnut Hill, MBTA
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Newton
  • Phone Number: +1 617-731-0600
  • E-mail
The Metropolitan Club is a modern steakhouse paying tribute to the classics with dry aged beef, chops and New England farm raised meats with a mix of innovative dishes. Choose from a wide selection of entrees featuring prime dry-aged beef, lobster, fresh seafood and homemade pastas. Our Met Creations offer traditional dishes with Chef Todd Winer's fresh twist. With a wide variety of salads, burgers and appetizers, The Met club offers something for all palates. Our award winning desserts are made fresh in-house. Don't miss the Met Cake, a molten chocolate cake baked to order with caramel ice cream. The extensive wine list offers both unique varietals as well as boutique bottle selections. Our specialty cocktail list mixes classic with current and our bar menu is available both in the lounge and dining room. We serve lunch Tuesday thru Saturday until 2pm. Sunday brunch 11:30 until 2:30. Enjoy The Metropolitan Club and Bar; offering a downtown experience in nearby Chestnut Hill.
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