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Metropolis Martini & Tapas Restaurant

520 Old Stoney Rd, Corolla, NC 27927-2221
+1 252-453-6167
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good17%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“asparagus soup” (26 reviews)
“tapas” (80 reviews)
“pot stickers” (3 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
520 Old Stoney Rd, Corolla, NC 27927-2221
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Always a great great experience! The food is phenomenal. So many different flavors in one setting. Drinks are original. Try the jalapeno martini. Service is great. The only mark against it would be that it is somewhat expensive.

Thank torkar23
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tappas are good but expensive food and drinks. Not open every day but should be now that it is Memorial Day. Just another expensive place in Corolla.

Thank 49058Jim
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

This is an excellent restaurant. The drinks, the service, the food, the desserts are all out of this world. I travel to OBX every summer and I truly wait ALL year for this food and my family goes multiple times during our week in OBX....More

1  Thank spopp21
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Went to the Metropolis for a “taste of the beach” event. A 5 course Tapas meal, each paired with a Martini. It was outstanding! Once again Matt, Mark, and their fabulous team have outdone themselves. Each course was thoughtful, delicate and delicious! Signature asparagus soup,...More

Thank misterajs
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Went during in season time so getting reservations anywhere requires a lot of forethought. Unfortunately, we lacked that this trip. Only reservations available at the other places in Duck was after 9:00 PM. No thanks Went on line and read reviews for this spot and...More

Thank DanteSBethel
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Great cocktails. Food is amazing. Heirlooms were wonderful and don't leave without the kabobs!! Very consistent quality from year to year.

Thank Golf4eva
Reviewed 16 August 2017

What a great experience The atmosphere was great. Matt our waiter explained the menu down to the slightest detail, including the drink specials.The meal was sensational. Would recommend to anyone looking for a great meal and drinks.

Thank mmush2
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Thank you Mark and Matt for another awesome dining experience! The roasted garlic bisque and passion fruit margs were excellent and our server Megan was the bomb!

1  Thank meghansadler
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent food, friendly service, nice atmosphere. Vegetarian options available as well. Our new favorite spot in OBX

Thank Gina D
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We have gone to Metropolis for several years during our annual trip to the OBX. The food is wonderful and creative and they use local, seasonal ingredients. The wine list is good and the peach martini is fab-u-lous (good enough for a 2nd!). Stop by...More

Thank nickymart
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$35
Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 520 Old Stoney Rd, Corolla, NC 27927-2221
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Corolla
  • Phone Number: +1 252-453-6167
  • E-mail
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