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Metro 8 Steakhouse

746 9th St, Durham, NC 27705-4803
+1 919-416-1700
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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746 9th St, Durham, NC 27705-4803
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner on a Monday night. I had a filet mignon. It was very good and come with one side. I chose spinach Alfredo. Different but not great. My wife had salmon. It was a large piece but a bit dry. The broccolini it...More

Thank Bob F
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

It's a good balance between Latin and American steak houses. It's a small but attractive venue, the wine list was moderately priced and the service was terrific

Thank glfseattle
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

I'm what you might call a "regular" here coming 3-4 times a month. I love this place and find the food, staff and service to be impeccable. If you want an authentic experience where the wait staff are cordial and service-oriented, the bartenders get to...More

Thank SGreen39
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Very disappointing... Food was outstanding and the only reason why I can give a 2. My wife exciting let me know of a new Stekhouse in Durham and makes reservation for us on Open Table... Requests window seat for 2 for her husband's birthday.... We...More

Thank Donald C
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We held a graduation dinner here last weekend for 12 people. Though I was a bit apprehensive about the cost for such a large party, the overall experience was worth it. Everyone enjoyed their appetizers, entrees, and desserts. I was worried the patio room out...More

Thank Dan A
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

This is definitely the spot for a good meal, conversation and great drinks. I sat at the bar and ordered the lamb meal the bartender/owner was very very helpful with suggestions that were all fantastic. I ordered a Malibu and pineapple mix but she told...More

Thank Vi S
Reviewed 25 February 2017

We were visiting our son at Duke and had no luck getting reservations for any of the restaurants which were recommended to us. My son's friend told us about this one and we were able to get reservations for Saturday after the Duke BB game....More

1  Thank Arleneschn
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Chewed, under seasoned, bland and raw steak. I ordered medium rare and received a barely cooked steak. Ate two bites, complained to the waiter who did nothing and still had to pay for the in eaten steak. Not going here. You can get a better...More

Thank GSchneider7
Reviewed 3 November 2016

My wife and I went for dinner last evening. She had salmon and I, the fillet au poivre with a salad and a baked potato. Cooked perfectly, presented well, attentive and friendly staff as well. WE enjoyed it!

1  Thank Jim Y
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I made reservations for our anniversary. We showed up 15 minutes early and this nasty woman barked at us and told us our table wasn't ready and to sit at the bar. We sat at the bar for 10 minutes and no...More

3  Thank 1976amy
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Carla K
31 July 2016|
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Response from ckassotis | Reviewed this property |
No specific dress code when I've been there. Most wear neat/dressy casual. Jeans aren't uncommon, but with collared shirts - not sneakers/shorts/t-shirts.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 100
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 746 9th St, Durham, NC 27705-4803
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-416-1700
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