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Metro Cafe

) #9 of 114 Coffee & Tea in Dublin #305 of 2,254 Places to Eat in Dublin ££ - £££ Irish, Cafe, European
43 South William Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
+353 1 679 4515
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (34 reviews)
“tuna melt” (5 reviews)
07:45 - 22:00All hours
Irish, Cafe, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
43 South William Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

Had breakfast here on recent visit to Dublin, a very quaint environment that is popular as we had to queue for our table, very generous and cooked fresh to order with some different combinations which is advertised as breakfast with a Parisian feel. The only...More

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

A place where we got a table without a reservation on a Friday evening, however the food was disappointing for a city that seems to be so proud of its gastronomic culture. Portions were big, but quality was poor. Went for a set menu with...More

1  Thank Mondon412
Reviewed 17 February 2017

We ate here in the evening and enjoyed a pleasant meal for four. I had a vegetarian warm broccoli salad, my husband and one friend the fish pie and my other friend a beef pie. This was a very friendly restaurant with good service and...More

Thank RuthandColin
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Great place sit with a coffee and watch the world go by on a weekend afternoon - especially when the sun is shining! Their pancakes are also fantastic!

Thank Dublinsquirrel
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Highly recommended for lovely food, lovely athmosphere and great customer service. I love eating outside and this is the perfect place for it. Mark made me feel very welcome and the Guinness Pie was to die for. I even got a little doggy bag with...More

Thank fahy45
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

This was another cafe / restaurant that we stumbled across. The service was fantastic - they are very friendly and apologised for the "long wait" (less than 10 minutes)! The food was great, there was plenty of light and space which was nice for a...More

Thank Sarah G
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Super atmosphere, excellent breakfast, will not disappoint. Would definitely return. We had the breakfast bap and the egg bacon and pancake special (metro special I think). Really good.

Thank cchris2
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Very disappointed with my lunch here. Had a toasted cheese and ham sandwich came out cold. Friendly waiter obliged by taking the sandwich back to be heated up but it came colder than when it left.

Thank Sleepypriest78
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

I had the metro special and the pancakes were truly nice and fluffy. The real highlight is the staff though. A friendly man handed us the menu while we were still outside and welcomed us in. The other ladies were also super friendly and approachable....More

1  Thank elri_nieuwenhuis
Reviewed 3 February 2017

This quaint restaurant serves delicious pasta and wonderful salads. Ask to sit inside away from the smokers (outside tables). Great service too.

Thank KDB721
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 19:00
07:45 - 22:00
07:45 - 22:00
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 South William Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 679 4515
  • E-mail
Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch & Dinner.
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