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Bistro Les Gras

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25 West St, Northampton, MA 01060-3720
+1 413-320-4666
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Wed - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Amherst, Massachusetts
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41 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

When my daughter suggested a family dinner at a restaurant near her, I was dubious. The Valley does not have a plethora of good restaurants. This was an exception! The food, ambience and service were first-rate. My daughter had the oysters and we all could not resist the BLG Burger with some of the best pommel frites I've ever had.... More 

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Plymouth, Michigan
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380 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 335 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

When "Bistro" appears in a restaurant name, one has an expectation of something special. While Bistro Les Gras is small and intimate, the food left us less than enthused. We had Mussels ($12.00); the broth was insipid. We had to ask for bread ($4.00) to accompany this. A Salmon main ($21.00) was good, but not great, and a Risotto ($25.00)... More 

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Hartford, Connecticut
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75 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went on a date night with my wife before a concert at the Calvin, was looking for something different boy did this place deliver from the hostess, server, to the Awesome chef!! Highly recommend

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Thank docox10
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

I went with my wife and another couple and enjoyed the ambiance in the dining area. The room felt elegant but cozy. The staff was friendly and attentive. I had the BLG burger and pomme frites; it was excellent. The had some great beers to choose from as well. Everyone in our party liked their meals. Definitely recommend.

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Thank vinnieti
Massachusetts
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59 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

This place has turned around from a few years back. Excellent food, very well presented, in a nice atmosphere,adequately priced and very good service. Definitely the best dining experience in Northampton. I would also add that it beats the "fine dining" restaurants in Amherst

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Thank katal
New York City, New York
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294 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

So we stop here for a nice dinner on our last night in town. Some of the food was great, other was good and some wasn't that good. We had steak tartare and oyster as appetizers. The tartare was delicious and the oyster were great. Then we had three different entrees. 1. The burger was good but not a good... More 

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Thank Mac2105
Northampton, Massachusetts
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2016

One of the best dining experiences in Northampton. Great atmosphere and food. Feel good about ordering the Frites!

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New York City, New York
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2016

We found Les Gras online, and the reviews were promising. The meal was not merely promising, it was the best we've found in Northampton in multiple trips. The menu is small, and seasonal. The space is simple, white table cloth with butcher paper on top. There's a small bar, with a light buzz, including people eating at the bar. Service... More 

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Berkeley, California
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104 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Eight of us shared a delicious meal, most of which derived from locally sourced ingredients. The pork and beef was spectacular with rich but non overly seasoned sauces. Vegetables in season dominated the sides and were prepared with the utmost care. Finally, the desserts must be tried as they showcase the restaurant's strengths. The menu changes frequently.

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Thank Pfitzgerald1946
Manchester, Connecticut
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272 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 181 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Located outside of downtown NoHo and across from the town's historic Forbes Library, this place was inviting and friendly. Service was attentive and informative. Try their Steamed Mussels with chilies, bacon and white wine. Yummy. Their pumpkin risotto with rice, sage brown butter and parmesean cheese was a great entree to end a perfect autumn day.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Cuisine
French
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 West St, Northampton, MA 01060-3720
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Hampshire County  >  Northampton
  • Phone Number: +1 413-320-4666

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?