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30 Boltwood Ave, Amherst, MA 01002-2344
+1 413-835-2011
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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30 Boltwood Ave, Amherst, MA 01002-2344
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Reviewed 27 June 2017

I keep giving this place a try and continue to be disappointed. they have the market cornered in ambience, but the experience ends there. the menu is very limited. the food is sub par. I ordered a glass of sauv. blanc and was told it...More

Thank elcgcc
WHGGuestService, General Manager at 30Boltwood, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2017

Thank you for providing us with the opportunity to host you and for sharing your feedback with us. I sincerely appreciate your remarks related to your recent visit to our restaurant. I am disheartened that you have not enjoyed any of your visits with us....More

Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

The menu is restricted but with some good choices. However the warm roasted olive appetiser features pitted olives - it feels very supermarket. I like my olives with rosemary and garlic and other fresh herbs and somehow working around the stone feels authentic. You can...More

Thank Artichokeanyone
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Went here on a rainy night for Umass graduation weekend. It was too wet and chilly unfortunately to dine outside, so we sat facing the lovely bar area. The food choices were very limited, 7 or 8 entrees max, with one special for the evening....More

Thank jamesbro49
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Wonderful spot for breakfast! We also enjoyed their expansive wine list and appetizers one evening with comfortable outdoor seating, great service and food.More

Thank jcbvsb
WHGGuestService, Manager at 30Boltwood, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Dear jcbvsb, Thank you for dining in 30Boltwood! A creative selection of wine and our locally-sourced ingredients are a staple to our menu, and we are so glad that the weather was pleasant enough to enjoy the patio. We hope to see you again and...More

Reviewed 24 April 2017

Four of us dined at 30Boltwood this past weekend. We all agreed everything was wonderful except....my steak. I ordered a New York Strip - it was a very nice cut of meal and flavorful. But I ordered it medium rare and it was delivered medium,...More

Thank mrsclean58
WHGGuestService, General Manager at 30Boltwood, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Dear mrsclean58, I am disappointed to learn that we missed the mark with the preparation of the steak. Timing is everything when it comes to delivering a great steak and it seems we fell short in coordinating the meals. Please accept my apologies as we...More

Reviewed 23 February 2017

No need to go into town with this restaurant in the hotel! Great menu with fresh offerings. We loved it.More

Thank mosno
WHGGuestService, Manager at 30Boltwood, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2017

Dear mosno, Thank you for dining with us in 30Boltwood! Our chef takes pride in his work and providing the freshest ingredients in the most innovative ways. In the summer months, we have an Amherst Farmers Market just across the street, and Chef will grab...More

Reviewed 12 February 2017

Been here for multiple meals since my lasting posting and must say that the steak is worth the price. Not a fan of the scallops and am wondering why the wine list has so little French and Italian wine. That said, delicious fare. I would...More

Thank g0ldengut
WHGGuestService, Manager at 30Boltwood, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2017

Dear Chris M, From the ambiance to the food and wine, we are so pleased to hear that you had such a wonderful experience with us at 30Boltwood! We always love to try wines from all over the world, and pair them with our local...More

Reviewed 29 January 2017

First, disclaimer: I hardly ever give five stars, as I I fear that leads to grade inflation. Four is generally tops for me. My spouse and I had two lovely meals here, a dinner and a breakfast. Atmosphere was lovely. Food was very good (creative...More

1  Thank Joan E
WHGGuestService, Manager at 30Boltwood, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2017

Dear Joan E, We are so glad you chose us for dinner and breakfast! With locally-sourced ingredients, our chef puts together some incredible selections for our menu, from the entrees to the desserts. Depending on the time of year and the seasonality of fresh ingredients,...More

Reviewed 7 December 2016

Though the food was excellent, the high point on this visit was the ingredients-knowledge of both the server and the shift manager. Gluten sensitivity -- not celiac, but sensitive -- is an issue for my companion, and bothe the server and his manager made sure...More

Thank johnhA3674EL
WHGGuestService, Manager at 30Boltwood, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2017

Dear johnhA3674EL, Thank you for trusting in our staff to produce safe and quality meals for the both of you! We understand the seriousness of allergies and sensitivities, and we are more than willing to accommodate for such concerns. As for the cocktails, while we...More

Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

There was confusion with our reservation which we made through Open Table. 30 Boltwood was wonderful straightening that out. We had a mid afternoon Thanksgiving dinner. I loved my appetizer. Had turkey, mush potatoes & delicious veggies. Pumpkins custard was heavenly. We'll come back. Even...More

Thank Wolfspark
WHGGuestService, Manager at 30Boltwood, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2017

Dear wolfspark, We are so glad that we were able to straighten out your Thanksgiving reservation! Thanksgiving is one of our favorite holidays here at 30Boltwood and the Lord Jeffery Inn—with potatoes, vegetables, turkey and pumpkin sourced locally from farms right here in Western Massachusetts,...More

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Response from jcbvsb | Reviewed this property |
absolutely fine. enjoy!
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Response from Joep63 | Reviewed this property |
yes they have a bar and yes they serve dinner there
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Boltwood Ave, Amherst, MA 01002-2344
    (Spring Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Hampshire County  >  Amherst
  • Phone Number: +1 413-835-2011
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30Boltwood delivers an intimate yet unassuming dining experience in historic Amherst, MA. Simply prepared meals crafted by Chef Dino and inspired by the abundance of locally-sourced ingredients. 30Boltwood is a gathering place where old friends and new acquaintances quietly sip cocktails by the fire and celebrate all that is great about food, drink and camaraderie.
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