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Metropolis Cafe

584 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02118-1603
+1 617-247-2931
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (19 reviews)
“risottos” (3 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
584 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02118-1603
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1 - 10 of 140 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

wonderful spot - food was fantastic as was the atmosphere - and the wine! we sat at the bar but it still felt private - lovely service.

Thank Charlotte D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went with my son who lives in Boston. We had a great table, server and meal. I recommend the brussel sprouts app, spatzle app, chicken main course and seared scallops main. Lovely wine list and very fair prices make this my new " go to"...More

Thank LoPo16
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Delicious food and friendly service. A member of the Aquitaine Family of restaurants but quite different. Can't wait to go back!

Thank maryborabora
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Eclectic menu. Nice bar area for dining. Not many tables, which makes the wait time even more of a head scratcher. Was over an hour from time we first sat down to when food came out. Order was taken maybe 10-12 minutes in. Put a...More

Thank mikeys2
Reviewed 5 June 2017

The service was wonderful but the food left a lot to be desired. My pork chop was a small regular size chop with a lot of fat. The amount of meat was miniscule. For the price charged, not a great deal. One of the other...More

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We chose this for our first night in Boston, and a place to enjoy with a friend. We were very happy with the food, and found all of it very tasty. The wines all went down smoothly. No complaints. It's not the high end, as...More

Thank James I
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Chef always provides food and drinks for city dwellers and foodies. Menu is always changing to your own level of experience. Everything on the menu is exceptional. Service is great.

Thank Sirik C
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We stepped into Metropolis post-theater for dinner on a rainy weeknight half an hour before their stated closing time. The staff was 100% welcoming, with no sign of aggravation or attitude at our lousy timing. Nothing was rushed, the food was terrific, and the place...More

Thank pghgrl_ny
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

We ate here on a rainy and stormy evening in April to celebrate our anniversary. The staff and ambience were welcoming, the wine wonderful and our dishes (the duck, the rigatoni) absolutely outstanding. This place is a perfect intimate eatery with a touch of class...More

Thank kirstylou1
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We were invited to a late-starting event downtown and decided on dinner first. Metropolis Cafe has been on our list of South End places to try and when I saw that a preferred time was available (via Open Table) we made a reservation. Parking can...More

Thank mpb0344
Nearby
South End
Stroll down the beautiful brownstone lined streets
while capturing views of Boston’s tallest buildings
from a distance. Some of Boston’s best restaurants are
scattered around this neighborhood. There are many
gems to be found, from jazz clubs to classy bars and
restaurants. It is also home to art galleries,
interesting boutiques, artsy stores and SOWA open
market during the summer months. The South End is a
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Valet Parking, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Parking Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
09:00 - 15:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 23:00
Friday
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
17:30 - 23:00
09:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 584 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02118-1603
    (Between Clarendon St.and Dartmouth St.)
  • Public Transportation: Bus stops near our front door at 584 Tremont Street Green Line T stops, Back Bay and Copley Silver Line on Washington Street
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > South End
  • Neighbourhood: South End
  • Phone Number: +1 617-247-2931
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