Metropol (Punta del Este Sur Court at the intersection of Carr. 3 and Carr. 194, 787/801-2877 or 787/801-2870, www.metropolpr.com , daily 11:30 a.m.–10:30 p.m., $9.95–35.95) is a modest casual restaurant serving excellent Cuban cuisine. The house special is gallinita rellena de congri—succulent roasted Cornish hen stuffed with a perfectly seasoned combination of rice and black beans. The presentation is no-nonsense and the service expedient.