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Cafe Metro

1221 Avenue of the Americas, New York City, NY 10020-1001
+1 212-391-7800
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good49%
  • Average19%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“soups” (6 reviews)
“salad” (16 reviews)
“pancakes” (2 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
1221 Avenue of the Americas, New York City, NY 10020-1001
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

This is a nice little quick stop place for a light meal. The breakfast selection is everything from eggs, cheese, bacon or sausage sandwiches to pancakes. They have good variety of muffins and other pastries. The lunch offers include fresh salads and sandwiches. They also...More

Thank marathonman33
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Nice lunch spot with variety of foods and outside seating area, slighlty removed from all the traffic. God for bad weather as well, with underground access

Thank ksu-ny
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We jumped in for a quick breakfast. There was plenty of seating downstairs, the coffee was good, and the cream cheese on the bagels was really hitting this morning. Strange for cream cheese to be a stand-out, but it was what it was! Got some...More

Thank Titus M
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Need to grab a quick bite and this was down the street from the hotel. The offer a variety of pre made sandwiches as well as custom. They also offer soup and salads. Very good at getting you in and out.

Thank Edward L
Reviewed 1 February 2017

This cafe has a lovely set up with different stations. Those with me tried various items and all were incredibly huge portions. We all agreed the salad station was the best and one salad is easily a complete meal for two people. You select from...More

Thank blkWeyburn
Reviewed 17 January 2017

The food is filling and flavorful but service is painstakingly slow (only one cashier during a particularly busy morning rush hour). Prices are reasonable, especially given the location of the place.

Thank gboi77
Reviewed 30 December 2016

We found this cafe by chance and the food was great. It was quite close to our hotel so we came most mornings for a filling breakfast. The food is freshly made and very enjoyable. Lovely salad and chilled food. We bought the fresh fruit...More

Thank loobylou2007
Reviewed 20 December 2016

It's not cheap, but I get takeout breakfast here every day. They do eggs and other breakfast to order and do it quick. There's good service and good food. It's often busy at meal times with office workers and it's not cheap, but I still...More

Thank ClintPage
Reviewed 25 October 2016

we were looking for a fast place to get some food options - including breakfast and lunch so decided to try Cafe Metro Cafe Metro offers up prepared sandwiches and soups but they also have sandwiches, salads and pastas that can be customized with your...More

Thank 0504Traveller
Reviewed 21 October 2016

the localisation is great specially when its sunny. The food is cheaper, there, therefor u must know exactly what you want, because the staff isnt really helpful. too bad the wifi isnt present.

Thank KADI K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 23:30
06:00 - 23:30
06:00 - 23:30
06:00 - 23:30
06:00 - 23:30
06:00 - 23:30
06:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1221 Avenue of the Americas, New York City, NY 10020-1001
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-391-7800
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