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Food 101 Bar & Bistro

19 College St, South Hadley, MA 01075-1151
+1 413-535-3101
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“risotto” (11 reviews)
“filet mignon” (7 reviews)
“pommes frites” (4 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
19 College St, South Hadley, MA 01075-1151
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Reviewed 5 days ago

It was our first time. Great food and service. The oysters were very fresh and crab cakes were amazing. We had filet and ribeye for dinner. Great meat but next time we need to be more adventurous with the menu and try scallops and cassoulet!

Thank jeanjacquespsaute
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I had a Valentine's Day dinner at Food 101. The food and service were outstanding. It had been almost a year since we ate here and I found myself ordering what I remembered having last year (Mushroom ravioli followed by the Filet...More

Thank tarasdad1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food 101 is our favorite restaurant in our home town area. We have been going there since it opened. We enjoy the variety of offerings on the menu and the consistency in how the food is prepared. Sometimes we sit at the bar, other times...More

Thank Abbcb53
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

We had a pleasant evening here on a Saturday. Staff served us very professionally and attentively and accommodated a special request without comment or hesitation. The ambiance matches the service - professional and finely tuned, making for a relaxed evening. We had the heirloom tomato...More

Thank James F
Reviewed 19 November 2017

I was in for a business visit to Mt. Holyoke College, and my hosts took me here for a last dinner. The restaurant is set up to be intimate, but a few too many hard surfaces lead to it getting sort of loud inside when...More

Thank Jeffrey R
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Terrible customer service. Our waitress who wouldn't give us her name (Server 12 on the receipt), was so extremely rude to my girlfriend and I. 1. We ordered fries to share and our waitress accidentally brought out two orders claiming that we both ordered fries...More

Thank NickAshe
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

My wife and I each ordered a medium to rare steak which was served up cremated. The waitress said customers like the charcoaled effect but it wasn't that, it was cooked too high consequently ruined the taste of the meal all we could taste was...More

1  Thank simon c
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Consistent excellence is not easy to accomplish in the restaurant business, but this wonderful place has done it. We have dined here multiple times on different days and have never had even a minor complaint. The servers should be training all others at area establishments...More

Thank sofismon
Reviewed 30 August 2017

My husband & I decided to go here spontaneously on a Tuesday night. Best decision ever!! We both got the plat du jour -- an angus blend burger on a brioche roll with fries and a fabulous wasabi mayo!! Absolutely delicious!! Cocktails were excellent also...More

1  Thank lyndatwin1
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

This is one of our favorite places in Western Mass! While my husband and I choose to eat at the bar, they do have a beautiful dining area and a small outdoor patio. The food here is some of the best in the area. The...More

1  Thank joann1976
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24 March 2017|
Response from sofismon | Reviewed this property |
They do not
Tim D
28 January 2016|
Response from Amy1519 |
Depends on the child. Not necessarily a family restaurant per say. More high end restaurant but older, well behaved children with a appreciating for good food would be probably do fine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 College St, South Hadley, MA 01075-1151
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Hampshire County  >  South Hadley
  • Phone Number: +1 413-535-3101
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