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Metro Diner

2132 SW 34th St, Gainesville, FL 32608-1204
+1 352-353-2889
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (15 reviews)
“hash browns” (19 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 20:00 Hours
American, Diner, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
2132 SW 34th St, Gainesville, FL 32608-1204
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a great breakfast, including a huge mound of home fries. I have hard time finding great sausage and biscuits and theirs is excellent. The service was excellent my coffee cup never got below the halfway point before they refilled it. The entire staff was...More

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lived in this town for a few years never had a chance to try until recently. I had the turkey plate dinner, it was delicious. And enough for two meals. The veggies could be better but other than that damn good. My husband likes there...More

Thank ivygainesville
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

October 12th, 2018. Kyle outside on the patio is outstanding. Not only is this a marvelous breakfast spot, but the service, Kyle in particular, is knowledgeable about the food and recommended something called “scattered hash browns”. If you’re a fan of extra crispy hash browns,...More

Thank Jess L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a favorite place of ours but we tried different things from our usual this time and it was all just fantastic! Shrimp N Grits for me was delicious! My son had the BLT. Tons of bacon and so good! We love Metro Diner...More

Thank P1939ITcristinad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfect for a large celebratory breakfast. The menu extends from eggs to specialty French toast and sandwiches. Service was great,. busy noise atmosphere

Thank Carol R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I choose this place for dinner because of the high ratings. Not sure if it was an off day, but I was not impressed. I had the fried chicken plate and the chicken was over cooked and very dry. The mashed potatoes were lukewarm and...More

Thank Mark E
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Ok I started my meal before taking my photo but it was that good. Chicken and waffles a dish so simple but so darn tasty. Apparently this diner was on food network and it did not disappoint. Last but not least remember to put hot...More

Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Our family really enjoys the Metro! I only have a couple criticisms, and they won't prevent me from coming to eat here. #1: they have awesome broccoli cheese soup...BUT, it's, several times, been on the chalk board as a daily special, when they DON'T actually...More

Thank Susannah M
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We decided to stop to grab lunch as we were headed home from Orlando. The wait was 30 minutes but we decided to wait, the wait ended up being less. We sat on the patio which was really nice. There was 3 in my group...More

Thank Terrie C
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Traveling through Gainesville, FL and found this friendly, breakfast spot. Met up with a friend and sat in the outdoor patio area. Atmosphere was calming, food was delish! Mimosa’s were bubbly. Will definitely return for another visit when traveling back through.

Thank Lisa F
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Cindy K
12 October 2018|
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Response from P1939ITcristinad | Reviewed this property |
No reservations and I would say before church let’s out! Anytime before 11!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
06:30 - 20:00
06:30 - 20:00
06:30 - 20:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:30
06:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2132 SW 34th St, Gainesville, FL 32608-1204
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-353-2889
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