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Side Street Cafe - CLOSED

42 Maple St, Northampton, MA 01062-1233
+1 413-587-8900
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good12%
  • Average15%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible15%
3 Nov 2013
“An Era Is Over”
7 Sep 2013
“What happen?”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Vegetarian Friendly
42 Maple St, Northampton, MA 01062-1233
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Reviewed 3 November 2013

According to the local newspaper, the Side Street Cafe, in Florence, has finally closed. It was one of our favorite places for dinner when it was in its prime a few years ago. Unfortunately, it suffered a slow but steady slide, with its ultimate demise...More

Thank Peter_01039
Reviewed 7 September 2013

This place used to be great.....NOW Price is expensive, Food is better at McDonalds. Service is not a word in the vocabulary for them. Management definitely needs to learn how to do that.

1  Thank 659Jonathan
Reviewed 14 August 2013

Gosh. I used to love this place. Was so sad when they sopped serving dinner, Their blackened salmon was the best! Today I brought a friend for lunch. Our server was curt when i wanted to change my fries order from sweet potato to reg...More

1  Thank marcyayres
Reviewed 14 August 2013 via mobile

So sad because I used to love this place! I was bereft when they stopped serving dinner. Last time I had lunch there, a few months ago it was delicious! Today.. My friend and I got very sick. The blue cheese dressing had turned and...More

1  Thank nevadacowgirl66
Reviewed 24 July 2013 via mobile

it was pouring down rain and we could park exactly outside the door, There was a wonderful, accommodating staff, great service and great food. I had the grilled lobster club sandwich and the watermelon gazpacho was great for a hot summer day ! Daily special...More

1  Thank RadConn
Reviewed 14 March 2013

Food was excellent, prices decent and service good. Menu had a wide range of fresh choices. I ordered the lightly breaded cod sandwich. The reason is did not give 5 stars is because I burned the roof of my mouth badly on the fish sandwich...More

Thank OnTheHill33
Reviewed 4 January 2013

I had the worst dining experience EVER here the other night: -the waiter didn't seat us, just nodded at a table and told us to go sit -he didn't come back for 20 minutes, so we got the wine list from the bartender, and she...More

2  Thank Melanie S
Reviewed 4 September 2012

Good sounding menu based on locally available veggies. Salads and entrees used to be terrific. Over the last year or so, nearly every dish has been so salty it's been inedible at times (turkey pot pie -- like a salt lick!). This week I had...More

1  Thank Shellfont
Reviewed 18 August 2012

I went to Side Street a couple of times when it first opened and it was excellent all around. However, my next two visits were a complete turn around. This was in 2006. On this visit we were given a loaf of cold bread, cold...More

1  Thank 2012girl
Reviewed 11 August 2012

Side Street Cafe is a great local restaurant. It uses local produce as much as possible. The chef is creative, and the dinners are good.

Thank Canoebaby
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Restaurant Details

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Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 Maple St, Northampton, MA 01062-1233
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Hampshire County  >  Northampton
  • Phone Number: +1 413-587-8900
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