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Metro 29 Diner

) #32 of 696 Restaurants in Arlington €€ - €€€ American, , Vegetarian Friendly
4711 Lee Hwy, Arlington, VA 22207-3406
+1 703-528-2464
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“french toast” (43 reviews)
“spinach pie” (7 reviews)
“home fries” (10 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
4711 Lee Hwy, Arlington, VA 22207-3406
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As a jo tourist visiting the states I wanted to go to a diner and Metro 29 did not disappoint, went for brunch, cooked very well and given a fruit option over the grits or fried potatoes, not always mr healthy, but it had been...More

Thank TheatreDreamer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service and good food choices always. This has been a favorite spot since they opened. Menu changes for specials daily.

Thank Carl Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a must go to in Arlington! Great food, friendly efficient service, a great variety of food for whatever your taste may be

Thank bjjjmom4
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

As an occasional visitor to this restaurant I have usually been satisfied, but this time not so much. My wife ordered a triple decker sandwich and was satisfied. I decided to try their carving board pastrami sandwich. For $12 I was expecting a typical high...More

Thank Eckynpat
Reviewed 22 May 2017

I had dinner w/a friend at Metro 29 Diner in Arlington, VA, after a travel talk at the Langston-Hughes Senior Center. I ordered a very tasty ribeye steak, a weird spinach side dish (it was weird because it was mixed w/rice), and another side. I...More

Thank ShepWillner
Reviewed 7 May 2017

We were in Arlington for some hardware shopping, got hungry and stumbled across the Metro 29 Diner. The place has been upgraded architecturally over the years and is now a kind of shining art deco monument on an otherwise dull section of Lee Highway. The...More

Thank BlueNWashington
Reviewed 6 May 2017

We love the Metro 29 Diner! It's the perfect place to meet friends, because the restaurant is huge, and it has almost anything you could possibly want on the menu! Because the restaurant is so large, we have rarely had to wait for a table,...More

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

We've been coming here for years. The service is good, the food even better. It is always crowded on Sundays no matter what time you go. I like breakfast food, so that is typically what I get. 2 eggs, bacon, home fries, and toast. The...More

Thank Jeri S
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I eat breakfast here everytime I am in Arlington, but tried lunch this time. I was just as impressed as always. Great atmosphere and amount of food for the money. We each had leftovers for another meal! Hamburger platter is a must

Thank bjjjmom4
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

We were staying with friends that live nearby Metro 29. It was packed on Sunday but still just a 20 minute wait. The French toast is definitely in the top 5 of my life. Service was fantastic both days. We were all pleased with our...More

Thank Sprout211
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Peyton J
Do they serve wine and beer?
26 April 2016|
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Yes they do.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 01:00
06:00 - 01:00
06:00 - 01:00
06:00 - 01:00
06:00 - 01:00
06:00 - 03:00
06:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4711 Lee Hwy, Arlington, VA 22207-3406
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-528-2464
  • E-mail
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