Built in 1856, Metropolitan Hall was the premier entertainment venue of its day. Today, Metropolitan Hall Lofts is an integral part of Restaurant Row, downtown stretch of East State Street to the Rock River. With anchor tenants Wired Cafe and Woodfire Brick Oven Pizza, the building compliments some of finest eateries in Rockford such as the Irish Rose, Abreo, Social, Deli Italia, Vintage @501, Omakase and Taco Betty's. Its two floors of loft apartments offer true urban living experiences in the heart of the city.
From the corner of N. Second and East State streets to the Rock River, Rockford's Restaurant Row is home to some of the city's finest eateries: Irish Rose, Abreo, Deli Italia, Vintage @501, Sisters Thai Cafe, Kuma's, Wired Cafe, Woodfire Brick Oven Pizza, Capri, Omakase and Taco Betty's.