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3524 Mt Diablo Blvd, Lafayette, CA 94549 (between 1st Street and Moraga Road)
+1 925-284-4422
11:00 - 23:00
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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San Francisco, California
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111 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Metro never disappoints. Occasionally a server forgets about you, but that's no big deal. There are enough people running around that you can get what you need. The menu is diverse, offering many options from which to choose. At our lunch this week one of the specials was a lobster sandwich, with bacon, tomato, and lots of good things. The... More 

Thank Randall B
Orinda, California
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Metro has a good menu with a lot of tasty choices. Their soups are always good. The crab salad is one of our favorites. Also recommended: crispy chicken sandwich, fish tacos, fish and chips, steak salad, bruschetta, crispy Brussels sprouts... we've eaten here many times for years and are never disappointed. Friendly service, too.

Thank GardenLover48
Martinez, California
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43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

Every time I eat here there is a birthday (womens) party going on on the patio or by the fire. I LOVE the food here. It's wonderful and the service is tops!

Thank Dawn R
United States
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172 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

I came here with friends for drink and ordered some light food. My drink was good and I liked it. Metro wasn't cheap it was expensive for me. But enjoyed my food and my drink

Thank Tina B
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

The food was "fresh and hot upon arrival. Not microwaved". Food and service wad we looked apealling. Food was comfortable and you want to eat it.

Thank Deirdre J
Inverness, California
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198 reviews
161 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

The service was inattentive to say the least. Lots of waiters standing around ignoring us. I made the reservation through Open Table but never received the Open Table credit. The food is mediocre or maybe slightly less than mediocre. The wine, the same. Getting ripped off for the Open Table credit is the icing on the cake to insure I'll... More 

Thank nonobanana
Orinda, California
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60 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016

I would actually give 3.5 stars here if that was possible.... good for sure but not great. It was a mild evening and we sat out on the patio which was lovely. Restaurant was not too crowded and service was fine. The Caesar salad was tasty - I would get that again. We also had a few of the appetizers... More 

Thank nametaken5
Lafayette, California
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92 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2016

This restaurant has many positives. Parking available and free, great bar and staff, beautiful outdoor seating with umbrellas and heaters. The outdoor area feels very " vacation like", surprising as it is on the main road through town. The menu has varied offerings and I have always been satisfied and impressed with flavor a and presentations. The staff and bar... More 

Thank 27worldtraveler
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101 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2016

First of all, the service was outstanding, we sat in the patio, there was some large group the patio was packed but we were not ignored and our waiter was helpful and attentive. Poke was the appetizer, rather tasty, but the fish and chips were just OK. The most outstanding part of the meal was the gelato sundae! I expected... More 

Thank djdulac
East Bay, Nothern CA
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016

Have been to this restaurant a number of times over several years. It had been pretty solid for food. Service always good as well. Had not been there for a year and my wife wanted to celebrate her birthday there on a not crowded Saturday night.. We had three in our party and each one of had complaints about the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 40
American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3524 Mt Diablo Blvd, Lafayette, CA 94549
    (between 1st Street and Moraga Road)
  • Public Transportation: Lafayette BART is within 10 minutes walking distance
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: +1 925-284-4422

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?