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Viva Fresh Pasta Company

249 Main St, Northampton, MA 01060-3122
+1 413-586-5875
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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Open Now
16:30 - 21:00All hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
249 Main St, Northampton, MA 01060-3122
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Too many people do not know this gem is open for lunch. The prices are incredible for the quality and choices of food.

Thank NorthamptonSyd
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Many of the better restaurants are open for dinner only. This one has a great lunch menu, and the prices are reasonable. Their soups are delicious and included with lunch entrees. The wine list is impressive in its simplicity and well-chosen selections priced well. The...More

Thank NorthamptonSyd
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Delicious!!!! The homemade pasta is amazing! My friends and I each had something different and we were all very happy with our choices! We sat downstairs and it was very nice. The waitstaff was also exceptional.

Thank jandybeal
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

What can you say about a place that makes its own fresh pasta, let's you pair it with sauces and add ins, and has a fun and attentive serving staff. I say go there and have a fantastic meal. I started with the French Onion...More

Thank William M
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We enjoyed our dinner. I really liked the many small plates that were offered. For an app, we got a loaf of bread and garlic cloves in olive oil-delish. I got a small plate of salmon and brussel sprouts. My husband got linguine with meatballs-we...More

Thank Chap
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We've eaten at Viva on a couple of occasions. On our last visit we ordered the small plate versions of a couple of the specials. It was more than enough paired with a glass of wine and fresh bread with olive tapenade.

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 31 December 2016

a meal with three adults and two teens it is a small restaurant, vibrant, friendly staff. a number of pasta options, including ways that you can put together a main course with your own preferences. salads were generous. altogether, a very nice meal. i don't...More

Thank jeffrey k
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Stopped in for lunch yesterday with my husband. We had a lovely table in a nook by the window with a heater and all. It was snowing out and a beautiful afternoon. Our server was wonderful. She welcomed us warmly and helped us decide on...More

Thank Kristine G
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Menu provided some traditional pasta choices and some a little different. Most dishes were also offered as small plates.

Thank ccaney
Reviewed 5 December 2016

We had a large group and the owner was very accommodating putting together several tables in the downstairs area for us. the service and food were fine. everyone found something they liked from the selections of homemade pasta and sauces..

Thank Robert K
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
What is the largest group you can seat? Do you accept reservations?
3 May 2017|
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Response from VivaFreshPastaCo | Property representative |
Hello BAN1210, This is Kristina, the manager at Viva. We can accommodate many large groups either upstairs or down. We have very few restrictions as to time and day of the week. Please feel free to call the restaurant and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 249 Main St, Northampton, MA 01060-3122
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Hampshire County  >  Northampton
  • Phone Number: +1 413-586-5875
  • E-mail
We are "a small neighborhood restaurant (with two floors of dining!) that serves unpretentious fare in generous portions at reasonable prices to a loyal clientele. The mood is warm and friendly. The food is fragrant, earthy and sensual." WHAT IS IN YOUR FOOD? We cook for your enjoyment and for your health! We use only non-GMO Canola & Extra Virgin Olive oil in our sauces. For saute items we also use non-GMO Grape Seed & Rice Bran oil. Our Eggs are organic. Our pasta flour is high-protein non-GMO durum flour. Our corn meal for polenta is organic and non-GMO.
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