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41 Boltwood Walk, Amherst, MA 01002-2112
+1 413-259-2150
17:00 - 22:00
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Kemblesville, Pennsylvania
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114 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2016

2 stars is being kind. Really. We had a reservation for 6 people for 5:30 pm. There were 12 other people in the restaurant at the time that we arrived. We were going to order special french fries that were on the menu but apparently the cooks do their prep during the dinner hour because we were informed that the... More 

Thank artsygirl
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34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Motifs used to be located I a different,much more comfortable,place. Now the place is dark and smells of bleach, very unappetizing. The food is good, so you should take it home.

Thank Judith G
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154 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2016

Loved their special take on Nachos! Great food and interesting dining but very loud on their music nights. I enjoy coming here on their quieter times as it can be a real party scene full of young students.

Thank Fay K
Amherst, Massachusetts
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643 reviews
187 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

We really had a dinner of mixed quality. The jalapeño hummus was delic. The entrée salad had tough romaine lettuce with lots of stems. My wife's steak kabob was spiced nicely but somewhat tough. My lamb kabob was delic but overpriced with 4 cubes of lamb. We would go back but for lunch.

Thank Robert L
Amherst, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
85 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2015

This was our first trip to Moti in their new location. It was a little hard to find because the outside says "Lit" because it converts into Lit nightclub later. This is a hidden gem to be sure. The wait staff greeted us warmly and invited us to sit wherever we liked. We took the waitress' recommendation on a drink... More 

Thank cynmcd
Boston, Massachusetts
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39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2015

The restaurant is located in a night club thus the floors smell like chlorine. food however is cheap and delicious.

Thank Vyshedsky
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108 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2014

PRO: My chicken birayani was creamy, tasty and delicious. CON: My daughter's "lamb" (?) gyro was made with reconstituted meat product. PRO: Creamy home-made hummus was served with warm, fresh pita. PRO: Green salads were fresh and delicious, CON: but the yogurt salad was not as fresh as it could be. PRO: Service was friendly and quick, and I will... More 

1 Thank Tia_Francesca
South Pasadena, California
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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2014

This was without a doubt, one of our favorite mediteranean meals of all time. Positively delicious! We were a party of three and ordered Babaganoush as an appetizer and Veggie chili and lentils over rice, Chicken Curry over rice and the Chelo vegetarian platter as our entrees. Each was unique and positively delicious. The Babaganoush was complex with beautifully integrated... More 

Thank GregG931
Belchertown, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2013

We ate here last night. The food was actually good, yet a bit overpriced. The main downfall was very poor service. Our appetizer was never brought to the table. It was only acknowledged after our main dishes were brought to us. When I asked for a glass of ice for my wine, the waitress said she would have to go... More 

2 Thank Jeff037
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169 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2013

We happened upon this restaurant when we were pressed for time. They were willing to accommodate our party of three on short notice on busy night. When we explained we were in a hurry, they told us the fastest items on the menu. Since we were looking for vegetarian fare, we were in luck. The hummus platter was delectable, especially... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Persian, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
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Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Boltwood Walk, Amherst, MA 01002-2112
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Hampshire County  >  Amherst
  • Phone Number: +1 413-259-2150

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