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Metro Diner

££ - £££American,
Route 130 & Browning Lane, Brooklawn, NJ 08030
+1 856-456-3690
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (5 reviews)
“club sandwich” (2 reviews)
“crispy fries” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Diner
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
Route 130 & Browning Lane, Brooklawn, NJ 08030
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1 - 10 of 62 reviews

Reviewed 31 August 2017

A week night dinner was a pleasant experience. The decor is much nicer than a traditional diner. We were seated immediately and drink orders were taken. Our meals came with soup or salad, desert, and a selection of breads that were placed on the table....More

Thank Caoimhe317
Reviewed 26 August 2017

I have been going to the Metro Diner for a while and have never ever had a problem before. The meals and the service were always excellent but tonight's visit was another story. We have six kids and as always the case we order a...More

Thank jakulik
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Six of us ventured to The Metro Diner after Church Saturday evening and both the food and the service were very good. The Metro was not crowded (surprisingly), so we were allowed to take out time, converse, and enjoy each others' company. The 3 ladies...More

Thank poppy101248
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

We dropped by on our way from Philadelphia to the Jersey shore and it was worth the very small side excursion. Friendly people who care about their food quality and provide a full meal at a fair price. They offer lots of cakes and pies...More

Thank MeOnVacationFL
Reviewed 25 June 2017

After a long day in the city, the Metro Diner was a great stop for dinner. Traveling with our teen Girl Scout Troop, this diner had something for everyone. Our server, Wendy, was very friendly and accommodating with all our requests. Portions were great and...More

Thank believeangls
Reviewed 22 June 2017

From all news reports, the Metro will be closing soon. Apparently, the Wawa chain is in negotiations to purchase the facility.

1  Thank Pat K
Reviewed 15 April 2017

The portions are nice and large and the food is amazing! The atmosphere is lovely and inviting. They offer amazing deals on their menu. Their cheesecake is out of this world and the service is wonderful!

Thank whirlingpool
Reviewed 8 April 2017

One reviewer says you won't like going here anymore because prices have risen and service has declined. While some of that may be partly true, it isn't the death knoll that review implies. Yes, there have been some waitstaff changes and the new staff isn't...More

Thank sjerzgirl
Reviewed 7 April 2017

If you used to like going to the Metro, you won't anymore! They have raised their menu prices and all of the best items on the specials menu have been taken out. I've been a regular customer for years, eating there 4 or 5 times...More

3  Thank Stacy Z
Reviewed 9 November 2016

After nearly 40 years, a long time shipmate and I decided to finally get together. We kind of chose a location that was between our respective residences. We picked the Metro Diner in Brooklawn N J. The first reason was it was on a very...More

Thank Jack C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$20
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 00:00
Monday
06:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 00:00
Thursday
06:00 - 00:00
Friday
06:00 - 00:00
Saturday
06:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route 130 & Browning Lane, Brooklawn, NJ 08030
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Brooklawn
  • Phone Number: +1 856-456-3690
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Description
The Metro Diner is a full-service restaurant that provides quality, large-portioned meals and caters many different audiences including families and private parties. Conveniently located in Brooklawn, NJ, we are easily accessible from all major highways and are just minutes from Philadelphia and all surrounding areas of Southern New Jersey. Our bakery features fresh baked goods, made on premise daily. We can customize a cake or custom dessert for any occasion including Weddings, Birthdays, Anniversaries or any other special event. Our full service bar provides customers a place to enjoy a quick drink before being seated as well as wine, beer and top-shelf spirits before, during and after their meal. We also feature a banquet room, which makes The Metro Diner the perfect place for private parties and events. Our banquet room can host anything from a birthday party to engagement dinner and everything in between.We hope to see you soon, so Meet Me At The Metro!
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