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Ave Isla Verde, San Juan 00979, Puerto Rico
+1 787-791-5585
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“smoked chicken” (66 reviews)
“cornish hen” (39 reviews)
“garlic bread” (58 reviews)
Closes in 11 min
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ave Isla Verde, San Juan 00979, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I have been going to El Metropol since I was a child. Now I go with my children and they love it! The food has always been really good and the prices are competive. Nice family restaurant.

Thank Camille V
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We wished we had to find Metropol two months ago when we arrived in Puerto Rico and not a week before we depart! Pleasantly surprised by great value for food. Large portions, home cooked food, an amazing service. Have been back twice in one week....More

Thank PJ D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here 2 time actually while staying in the area. The service, atmosphere and staff were great. The food.....AWESOME! THE dan dan (pork chop).....is a winner. Not like what we are used to on the state side but it is a welcomed change and was...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decide to celebrate my dad’s birthday on the Isla Verde location!!! They have a good variety in the menu, it’s a mix of Cuban and puertorican food!!! It was excellent and the service was beyond expected every single cent it was worth it spend!!!...More

Thank Vanessa P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food is just ok. The chimchurri sauce is ok but the flavors of the main dishes are bland. The wait was unimaginably long. Over a half hour just to pay our bill. Do not go here unless you have a ridicules amount of time...More

Thank shane t
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

My partner and I visited this restaurant on November 4 2017. Puerto Rico was hit by a five Category huracane on September 20 2017. All the infrastructure was severely damaged so many restaurants opened with light gasoline plant. We were a little bit worried about...More

Thank Aury D
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Bucket list trip- My doctor recommended this restaurant. They simply ignore me, the manger was standing near the front almost at arms reach. I waited and waited for services no one would come. The rice had no flavor, I ordered the mozzarella sticks which they...More

Thank redfly46
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is inside the Sheraton in San Juan. The menu is short and simple, one typed page, listing mostly authentic Puerto Rican dishes. I ate here two times, and both meals were excellent. Waiters are bilingual, making it easy for visitors from the states....More

Thank James G
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Across from the convention center. Able to accommodate large parties. Food very good. Quick service. A little pricey. Waitstaff excellent.

Thank RxDive
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

The food is fresh and authentic Puerto Rican and the service is great!!! We were looking forward to trying all the local favorites. You won't be disappointed with whatever you order. Metropole never disappoints.

Thank Harper T
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Susan H
19 October 2017|
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Response from Scubagirl04 |
Had lunch there today, Nov 4. They had a limited menu from the regular but served a variety. The Chile Relleno was good!... a ground beef and cheese stuffed bell pepper., served with rice , beans and plantain, all tasty... More
23 October 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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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