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Metropolitan Grill & Vespa Kitchen

2931 E. Battlefield Rd., Springfield, MO 65804-4015
+1 417-889-4951
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sea bass” (33 reviews)
“steak” (57 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 2:00 PMAll hours
Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2931 E. Battlefield Rd., Springfield, MO 65804-4015
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a fine restaurant but I was not blown away by the food. Had a steak w/ crab cake on bed of pasta. Eh. Waitress was friendly and efficient, but repeatedly referred to our table of late 40s women ona business trip as 'girls'....More

1  Thank Mary W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There isn’t one thing on their wonderful menu that we don’t love! Great atmosphere, hand crafted dishes, cocktails and top notch service! Recommend to anyone!

1  Thank Abby W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our "go to" spot for fine dining as a couple and with friends. Great food and great service and the best atmosphere you could ask for.

1  Thank jjshepherd2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and great variety. Prices are high but well worth it. The staff is always friendly. Try something different you will love the experience

1  Thank David B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Walleye and fries were not as good as usual. The walleye was very thin and a little tough. Flash Fried Spinach was excellent as usual.

Thank ssharrison2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had the sea bass it was excellent. Server was excellent and took care of all our needs. Great drinks and fresh bread.

Thank 2014ksmith
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We tried the flash fried spinach and it was incredible!! Our server was absolutely right when she suggested that we try it. She also recommended the sea bass. Oh my goodness!!

Thank KLZT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We’d read and heard good things about Metro Grill so we were excited to check it out. The service, the food, the attention to detail, the bathroom 😉, from start to finish it was an amazing experience! We started with the cremini mushrooms which were...More

1  Thank kris k
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It’s sometimes hard to find a “nice place” that we all can find something to enjoy. We tried Metropolitin Grill for my daughter’s birthday and could not be more delighted! First of all our server, Kari, was phenomenal! She helped us navigate the menu and...More

3  Thank Carla L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This just might be the best restaurant in Springfield, MO. There is a subtlety to it all. One soon realizes that the food quality, the careful preparation, and the service (waitperson Kari - the professional's professional - is incredible) = an extraordinary dining experience.

2  Thank James R
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Nancy H
28 January 2017|
Response from 82,711 | Reviewed this property |
It won't allow website links, but you can Google Metropolitan Grill menu and find it listed.
David A
17 September 2015|
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Response from Bev E | Reviewed this property |
Casual,but you could see guests dressed up.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$38
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2931 E. Battlefield Rd., Springfield, MO 65804-4015 (Formerly Metropolitan Grille)
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 417-889-4951
An eclectic mix of world cuisine, innovative drinks and stimulating people. We are the "Cheers" of fine dining, located in Springfield, MO. Springfield's only location to receive the Wine Spectator's 2016 Award of Excellence Now introducing our new Vespa Kitchen! Breakfast, brunch and lunch served right next door in beautiful Diner style renovated space.
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