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Metro 8 Steakhouse

746 9th St, Durham, NC 27705-4803
+1 919-416-1700
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“provoleta” (14 reviews)
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Steakhouse, American
$$ - $$$
746 9th St, Durham, NC 27705-4803
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just a date night for the wife and I with another couple. Was a stormy night and when we decided to leave the bottom fell out. Manager came over and told us to sit back down and if they needed our table we could move...More

Thank brucemQ7784KA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great steaks, great chimmiccuri, incredible lamb, great old fashion and reasonably priced great wines.... What else could you ask for?!

Thank Bryce C
Reviewed 4 February 2018

This steak house located in what I think is the old historic section of the city is a gem. There were 3 of us and we all had a type of beef dish. Atmosphere is fantastic as well as the entrees we had. You must...More

Thank powchesco
Reviewed 31 January 2018

We called with a large group and a late reservation and they accommodated the request quickly. The food was great and the service was too. Highly recommend.

Thank lmcmillen
Reviewed 26 January 2018

The outside of this restaurant is very deceiving but once you get inside, it's delightful. There is a limited menu which offers nice choices and sides. The bread and spread before the meal was an unexpected pleasure. Our steaks and salads were perfect. My only...More

Thank marytspecs
Reviewed 16 January 2018

Steaks are fabulous. Decor is understated. Service was outstanding with two servers taking care of our table. Soft music in the background. Understated more subdued atmosphere. Creme brulee was delicious.This is king of the hill surrounded by a dozen other restaurants!

Thank Dutch45
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

The building is dated but this adds to the quaintness of this restaurant. The chefs are Brazilian and have a lot of influence from their homeland in their cooking. Churasco Steaks were amazing and reasonably priced. Certainly a place to go

Thank peterNMdds
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

$8.00 glass of wine was literally 4 sips. I thought the waitress was just letting me try it before she poured the glass. Provelleto was good, Churrasco was very good. The spinach Alfredo was horrible, I couldn't eat it. Bottom line, get the Churrasco, skip...More

Thank Jamie S
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Ordered medium well stake. Over an hour later it came out medium to medium at best with no sweet potato fries. I was told they the fries were still cooking. Told the waitress the steak was not even close to being right. The next waitress...More

Thank chemistryman666
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

I would suggest not to order the lobster ravioli. Not at all what I expected. It was tough, bland and only came with 5 for $20. Would not done here again, expensive isn't always better. You also have to be careful where you park since...More

Thank Heather H
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Carla K
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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
US$25 - US$100
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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
  • E-mail
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