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Metro 29 Diner

4711 Lee Hwy, Arlington, VA 22207-3406
+1 703-528-2464
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“french toast” (46 reviews)
“challah bread” (5 reviews)
“home fries” (10 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4711 Lee Hwy, Arlington, VA 22207-3406
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We got there about 10:30 am on a Saturday and the place was packed. However, we were seated right away. I had heard how wonderful the French toast is so I had to order that. The order consists of two enormous pieces of challah bread....More

Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great breakfasts served at this lovely diner, friendly service of all of the old school favorites. Yummy !

Thank pmurphy2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is an institution in Arlington, and it is consistently packed, especially for breakfast on weekends. And without a doubt breakfast is its strength, along with sandwiches for lunch (try the chicken salad). Some of the dinner plates are expensive, and for the money...More

Thank PJA070413
Reviewed 20 January 2018

This was the second time I visited this diner in the last year. The most recent visit was for lunch on 1/17/18. The menu was large, with just every choice. Service was fast and efficient. Food came quickly and was excellent. The only draw back,...More

Thank caglackin67
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

We visited here on a whim after a long day in Washington. Both me and my dad ordered a burger which instead of medium rare came a little on the rare side but was good all the same. Portions were great and the cakes that...More

Thank Hannah S
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Went because we saw on Food Network program Diners and Dives. Building is large and shiny, a glass and metal cube Shimmering on the horizon. Also clean and shiny, inside. Friendly servers and extensive menu. We were interested in breakfast. French Toast was thick and...More

Thank JudyandHoppy
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

I hadn’t visited Metro 29 Diner in several years. When visitors were hungry after hours of touring, I thought this would be a good place to eat. The burger and fries were enjoyed by our teenaged guest, and the split pea soup was excellent. My...More

Thank virginiarn2017
Reviewed 18 October 2017

This place is great and if we had more days in the DC area we would have come back again. We had an excellent lunch one day of lamb shanks (two per plate!) for only 14.95. It came with soup (we had the lentil soup...More

Thank borntotravel60
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Old style family diner with a vast selection of sandwiches and entrees. Limited alcohol selection. Reminds you of an old style diner.

Thank VanillaAce
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Great breakfast plates. Big dinners. We stuck with the sandwich plates. Those were great - simple but well done - BLT bagel and carving board turkey. The winner (just got a taste) was the eggs benedict with salmon. The dessert case cried out for attention...More

Thank MK E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 1:00 AM
6:00 AM - 1:00 AM
6:00 AM - 1:00 AM
6:00 AM - 1:00 AM
6:00 AM - 1:00 AM
6:00 AM - 3:00 AM
6:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4711 Lee Hwy, Arlington, VA 22207-3406
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-528-2464
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