As a town hosting residents from five local colleges, Amherst, Massachusetts has more restaurant venues than many towns twice its size. Here’s a breakdown of the top 10 restaurants downtown.
Famous for its friendly, family-run atmosphere and exceptional take on such Mediterranean favorites as the falafel, kebab, house-made pita bread and gyro, Pita Pockets is your best bet for fast, high-quality dining at a reasonable price. Conveniently situated on North Pleasant Street in Downtown Amherst, its late-night hours make this a favorite with college students who are easily enticed by free falafel samples.
103 N Pleasant St, Amherst, MA 01002 +1 (413) 256-3600