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Metropolitan Grill

820 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA 98104-1502
+1 206-624-3287
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (550 reviews)
“chateaubriand” (17 reviews)
“wagyu” (28 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
820 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA 98104-1502
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Reviewed 6 days ago

A very classy steakhouse where the power brokers can be found. Excellent steaks aged to perfection. great service.

Thank MelissaMME
Reviewed 1 week ago

Want a great meal in a beautiful setting for a good price with great service right in the middle of downtown Seattle? Then you must go to the Met.

1  Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Met is probably one of the three best restaurants in downtown Seattle that includes Canlis' as well two other resturants known for the steak -- El Gaucho and the Metropolitan. The Met has wonderful steaks, drinks, atmosphere, and service.

1  Thank Poppadoc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been there a number of times and each time was wonderful. I didn't go away hungry and their beverages are very tasty. One note: you basically order things separately to combine them as a meal. If you're not used to that it may...More

1  Thank Cliff T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you've got money to spare it's a great place to go. If not, better places and better prices are available.

1  Thank Ron_A_VTX-1300R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very traditional steak house that also serves up some fantastic seafood. Lets face it though, you come to the Met Grill for the steaks. I love their Filet and if my wife and I are very hungry, its the Chateaubriand for two, finished, carved and...More

1  Thank cryhavoc38
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Of course the food is good. I would say Daniel's Broiler is better. Typically with prices like this you are also buying the ambiance, but this place is more of like an expensive diner than a 4 star restaurant... I have eaten here many times....More

Thank maynord j
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cocktail hours are packed and they do serve a mean martini, but the food has wilted. Saturdays are dead unless there's a game. This is a business meeting place, but don't bother with the entrees.

1  Thank andrea345
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited just before the restaurant closed to remodel. Reminded me of where the Mafia, movie stars and politicians all gathers to eat a great meal. Celebrated my Mom's 83 birthday in the place and it was fantastic....a treasured memory for sure.

Thank busybee2012
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service is good and the food always tastes good and presented well. The place can be a little noisy if you are seated on the main floor.

Thank SeattleGrandmother
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18 June 2017|
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Response from laurie c | Reviewed this property |
They're closed for six to eight weeks. Their last day before the remodel was June 16. No happy hour here for awhile 😎
19 June 2016|
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Response from onthegomommy | Reviewed this property |
We had a reservation on a Friday night. It wasn't super busy but otherwise we may have had to wait for bit. My advice, play it safe and make a reservation.
Judy C
17 May 2016|
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Response from ngreenberg | Reviewed this property |
not sure sorry.... well if you only ordered meat and veggies
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 80
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 820 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA 98104-1502
  • Public Transportation: Second Ave & Marion: MT 131-O, MT 132-O, MT 134-O, MT 143-I, MT 152-O, MT 157-I, MT 158-I, MT 158-O, MT 159-I, MT 159-O MT 161-I, MT 162-I, MT 162-O, MT 170-O, MT 174-O, MT 175-I, MT 175-O, MT 177-O, MT 179-I, MT 179-O MT 19-I, MT 190-O, MT 191-O, MT 192-I, MT 192-O, MT 194-O, MT 196-O, MT 21-I,
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: +1 206-624-3287
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