262 S. 19th St.
Philadelphia , PA 19106
Neighborhood: Old City
Cuisine type: American; Bakery; Cafes
Meals Served: Breakfast Brunch Lunch
Style: A cafe version of the popular chain of artisan bakeries The exterior is done up like an old pharmacy, with painted window signs, while inside, decorators have taken advantage of the high ceilings and glorious woodwork. There are a few tables by the door for eating, but much of the trade is takeout. The breakfast menu is built on Metropolitan's fine array of baked goods, whereas lunch brings a changing array of sandwiches.
Hours: 7 days (breakfast brunch and lunch)