Pamplin Media Group – Fleshing out the Metropolis

Several new eateries and more expected have Woodburn’s Metropolis hopping; open house slated for new diner, bistro bar.

If you are in Woodburn with a group of people who are ready to eat — but not everyone’s in agreement about the type of restaurant — chances are that problem can be solved downtown at the Metropolis.

The longer-standing, better-know establishment in the building is the Hungry Lion, with its eclectic Asian food menu that includes teriyaki, yakisoba, Chinese and Thai options along with boba tea.PMG PHOTO: JUSTIN MUCH - Tequila's Bistro Bar owner Elizabeth Guzman said her new establishment at the Metropolis building in downtown Woodburn will serve a tried and true Mexican menu. Tequila's and Woodburn Rocks Diner will have grand openings at the Metropolis, beginning at 5 p.m. Friday, July 30.

But in recent months and weeks, the complexion of the building has filled out with

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