Best American Restaurants in Amherst, Massachusetts

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Best American Restaurants in Amherst, Massachusetts

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Amherst, Massachusetts Restaurants

Johnny's TavernJohnny's Tavern
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American | Amherst, Massachusetts, Western MA

We always stop at Johnny's while visiting at U. Mass. Amherst. We have never been dissappointed but we always call for a reservation. More

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30 Boltwood - Inn on Boltwood30 Boltwood - Inn on Boltwood
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Contemporary American | Amherst, Massachusetts, Western MA

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Hickory Ridge Country Club Restaurant & BanquetHickory Ridge Country Club Restaurant & Banquet
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Karens KitchenKarens Kitchen
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Mission Cantina IncorporatedMission Cantina Incorporated
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Atkins FarmsAtkins Farms
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Cushman Market & CafeCushman Market & Cafe
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Paradise Of IndiaParadise Of India
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Indian | Amherst, Massachusetts, Western MA

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Amherst Chinese FoodAmherst Chinese Food
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Chinese | Amherst, Massachusetts, Western MA

Amherst Chinese Food is known for offering authentic Chinese cuisine. The restaurant ambience is warm and inviting and the wait staff is professional and courteous. Amherst Chinese Food has a full bar and offers a variety of drink options.

Amherst Chinese Food offers modern interpretations of classic Chinese dishes. It relies mainly on fresh ingredients. It has an extensive menu that offers a range of dishes from soups and appetizers to house specialties and meat entrees. The menu also offers several vegetarian and tofu options. Some of the popular menu options include the hot and sour soup, vegetarian egg rolls and the seafood basket. The restaurant takes reservations and also offers home delivery service.

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Lone WolfLone Wolf
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La Veracruzana MexicanLa Veracruzana Mexican
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Fresh SideFresh Side
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Metacomet CafeMetacomet Cafe
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Café | Amherst, Massachusetts, Western MA

Metacomet CafŽ was established in 2015. The restaurant was located in Amherst, Massachusetts. It was a multi-cuisine walk-in restaurant that welcomed families and guests in large groups. Spencer Hopton was the owner and the head chef of the eatery. Just four months after it opened, the restaurant authorities reported that they were closing the restaurant temporarily for restructuring and modification of the menu. However, Metacomet CafŽ has been out of business for more than a year.

Metacomet CafŽ claimed to sell healthy food to the customers. It served a host of local grass-fed and organic burgers. Customers could add additional sides to their burgers at a nominal cost. Milkshakes, sodas, and salads were also part of the menu. Seafood like cold cod, blue fish cakes and fish stew were also offered to the customers.

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Arigato Japanese RestaurantArigato Japanese Restaurant
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The Taste Of Thai CuisineThe Taste Of Thai Cuisine
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Thai | Amherst, Massachusetts, Western MA

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Bistro 63 at the Monkey BarBistro 63 at the Monkey Bar
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Gastro Pub | Amherst, Massachusetts, Western MA

Bistro 63 at the Monkey Bar is a well-known restaurant in Amhurst that specializes in Italian and traditional American cuisine. This romantic venue offers both indoor and outdoor seating. The dining room is decorated with comfortable seating, large windows, thick drapery, crisp linens and contemporary lighting.

In addition to a full bar menu, Bistro 63 at the Monkey Bar provides customers with a wide array of meal options. Menu items include Bengal shrimp, New Orleans gumbo, jumbo shrimp, native oysters, kale ceaser and lobster corn chowder. Bistro 63 at the Monkey Bar also provides catering for on and off-site events of all sizes.

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Miss SaigonMiss Saigon
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Panda East RestaurantPanda East Restaurant
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Bertucci's - AmherstBertucci's - Amherst
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Italian | Amherst, Massachusetts, Western MA

Bertucci�s Italian Restaurant in Amherst is definitely the place to go for pizza. There are many varieties available, all cooked in the brick oven, so if you�re craving pizza the way it should be made, come to Bertucci�s Italian Restaurant. The dough is made fresh every day and you can choose from a huge range of toppings.

In addition to pizzas at Bertucci�s Italian Restaurant, you can choose from entr�es like cod piccata, four cheese ravioli, grilled salmon and grilled chicken marsala. You�ll want to leave room for dessert, too, because the five-layer chocolate cake, the Key lime pie and the large cookies are most pleasing.

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Tabella RestaurantTabella Restaurant
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Italian | Amherst, Massachusetts, Western MA

Tabella Restaurant is an American food house, serving the patrons with good seasonal food, floral desserts and a vintage collection of wine. Farm fresh ingredients; tendered by the Spanish culinary blend, Tabella offers a diverse menu. Customers are served in an upscale and warm decor with a friendly and attentive staff ready to facilitate.

Offering an innovative, season-hopping menu, Tabella Restaurant ladles fresh green salad with chevre, Ginger-lemon tofu, thin crust pizzas, chickpea fries, soups, marinated pork chop and seasoned shrimp among other flavorful delights. Local gourmets can also enjoy well crafted cocktails and wine.

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Cliffs Smokin Backyard Bbq & CateringCliffs Smokin Backyard Bbq & Catering
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Barbecue | Amherst, Massachusetts, Western MA

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Pub RestaurantPub Restaurant
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Grill | Amherst, Massachusetts, Western MA

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Malek Shawarma Mediterranean FoodMalek Shawarma Mediterranean Food
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Mediterranean | Amherst, Massachusetts, Western MA

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China DynastyChina Dynasty
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Hangar Pub & GrillHangar Pub & Grill
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Grill | Amherst, Massachusetts, Western MA

Get sports bar grub in a congenial atmosphere at the Hangar Pub & Grill. The local beer selection is ample and it's a lively spot to watch the game.

The starters at the Hangar Pub & Grill include fried chicken salad, French onion soup, New England clam chowder, nachos, fried jalapenos, wings, sliders and the creatively-named potato bombs, which are giant potato skins with chili, buffalo chicken or bacon and cheese. The main course options are half or full racks of pork ribs smoked in-house, mac and cheese, meatloaf and fish and chips. There are also many sandwiches at the Hangar Pub & Grill like the chicken bacon panini and build-your-own chicken, beef or garden burgers.

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RaftersRafters
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Johnny's Roadside DinerJohnny's Roadside Diner
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Friendly'sFriendly's
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Chili's Grill & Bar - HadleyChili's Grill & Bar - Hadley
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Grill | Amherst, Massachusetts, Western MA

Chili's Grill & Bar in Hadley, Massachusetts is the perfect place for an individual or group to enjoy a meal of Southwestern cuisine with American undertones. This restaurant offers a number of different types of fare, making it a great stop for the group who has diverse dining tastes. You can expect a vibrant and comfortable atmosphere when you come into Chili's Grill & Bar for dinner or lunch.

Those looking for lighter dining fare can try the ancho salmon, spicy chile chicken, mango chile chicken, margarita grilled chicken and more. All meals are served with a side, which can be substituted as needed. Chili's Grill & Bar also offers more substantial fare, with items like steak, ribs and fajitas on the large menu.

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Applebee's - HadleyApplebee's - Hadley
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American | Amherst, Massachusetts, Western MA

Perfect for a meal any time of the day, you'll be sure to enjoy the selections on the menu at Applebee's in Hadley. And if you're looking for a bite to eat and a drink with friends, try the bar snacks.

You can order up a plate of brew pub pretzels with beer cheese dip, or the Sriracha shrimp at Applebee's. And then wash it all down with a premium draft beer, or signature drink like the Irish peach sour. For a real sit-down dining experience, treat yourself to one of Applebee's signature entrées like the smokin' double steak and egg, or Bourbon Street steak.

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Bread & ButterBread & Butter
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American | Amherst, Massachusetts, Western MA

Bread & Butter is located in Amherst, Massachusetts and offers an extensive menu of breakfast and lunch items in a rustic and inviting setting. Each meal item is prepared daily in house, and Bread & Butter uses locally sourced and high quality ingredients to complement each and every dish. Enjoy a breakfast menu of duck confit, tofu omelets, eggs Benedict and pork belly over poached eggs. Indulge in a fresh bakery item such as a bagel or granola parfait.

For lunch, Bread & Butter offers a variety of healthy and delectable sandwiches including BLT, maple goat cheese, roasted tofu and pork belly. Fresh brewed espresso coffee is available hot or iced at all times.

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Arizona Pizza CompanyArizona Pizza Company
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Italian | Amherst, Massachusetts, Western MA

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Hot TableHot Table
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Stables Sandwich ShoppeStables Sandwich Shoppe
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Texas Roadhouse - HadleyTexas Roadhouse - Hadley
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Steakhouse | Amherst, Massachusetts, Western MA

Texas Roadhouse in Hadley, Massachusetts has a menu full of options, all of which are served in a large portion. For example, most people would have more than enough to eat after ordering the grilled pork chops at Texas Roadhouse, but this comes with a choice of two sides, as well.

Even the starters at Texas Roadhouse are massive. The cheese fries are piled high and covered in melted cheddar cheese with plenty of bacon added for good measure. You can also get a basket of killer ribs, for which this restaurant has won awards. These could easily qualify as entrées even though classified as part of the appetizer menu.

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Wildwood BarbequeWildwood Barbeque
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Barbecue | Amherst, Massachusetts, Western MA

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Dove's Nest RestaurantDove's Nest Restaurant
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Fishtales Bar And GrillFishtales Bar And Grill
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Seafood | Amherst, Massachusetts, Western MA

Fishtales Bar And Grill is a contemporary American restaurant with some of the freshest seafood plates around. Many restaurants claim to have fresh seafood, but Fishtales backs it up by having fresh fish delivered to the restaurant literally every day of the week. Everything in the kitchen is made from scratch, from the sauces to the dressings to the pasta.

Fishtales has a great variety of dishes beyond just seafood as well. Some of the non-seafood specialties include school street meatloaf, jambalaya, chicken Francaise and half a roast chicken made with a General Tso's style sweet and sour glaze along with a rice pilaf and fresh vegetables. For those craving seafood though, few plates beat the seafood scampi or the stuffed haddock filled with a house seafood stuffed and breadcrumbs then topped with a creamy lobster sauce

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BridgeSide GrilleBridgeSide Grille
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American | Amherst, Massachusetts, Western MA

Bridgeside Grille is a family restaurant in Sunderland, Massachusetts that serves American pub style dining and offers a family, kid-friendly environment. The restaurant serves lunch and dinner throughout the week, with a breakfast service available on the weekends.

The main menu at Bridgeside Grille features a variety of pub classics made using locally sourced ingredients, including fish and chips, Baja tacos, grilled salmon, steak and potatoes and a variety of burgers, sandwiches and wraps. The weekend breakfast menu offers American breakfast favorites including eggs, pancakes, breakfast burritos and breakfast croissants. Bridgeside Grille also features craft beers, wine and a full bar.

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Blue Heron Restaurant & CateringBlue Heron Restaurant & Catering
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American | Amherst, Massachusetts, Western MA

Charming and sophisticated, Blue Heron Restaurant & Catering makes its home in the former Old Town Hall. Beautifully restored, it is a spacious restaurant with classic dining room furniture, rich orange textured walls and extra-tall windows. Further, paintings of blue herons grace the walls of the building. Blue Heron Restaurant & Catering is open for dinner Tuesday through Sunday.

Blue Heron Restaurant & Catering features a menu of upscale cuisine such as black pepper parmesan gnocchi, pan fried oysters and duck two ways. Select from a long list of wines, beers and specialty cocktails to accompany your meal. Offering catering services, it also provides an elegant private room for special events such as corporate gatherings, anniversary dinners or birthday celebrations.

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Primo Restaurant And PizzeriaPrimo Restaurant And Pizzeria
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Italian | Amherst, Massachusetts, Western MA

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Grill N ChillGrill N Chill
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Double D's DinerDouble D's Diner
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Discover Amherst

Amherst is a trendy neighborhood that has a variety of restaurants that appeal to college students and global travelers. For the sandwich lovers, Main Street offers many deli items along with salads and pastries. If you are more health-conscious, you can get fresh produce, grass-fed beef and other locally grown and raised ingredients for breakfast, lunch and dinner in the downtown district. It's easy to find Mediterranean staples like house-made pitas and kebabs for an international flavor. Visit North Pleasant Street for a taste of African cuisine. Those who enjoy eating beef, goat, salmon or shrimp along with fried plantains should seek the Nigerian dining available in the area.