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Address: 20 Center St., Northampton, MA
Phone Number: 413-584-0610
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Great intimate venue, but eat before you go

First let me say, this is an excellent smaller place to see your favorite performer. Great acoustics, you can sit as close or far from the stage as you want. It has the feeling of... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2015
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Amherst, Massachusetts
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Amherst, Massachusetts
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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

First let me say, this is an excellent smaller place to see your favorite performer. Great acoustics, you can sit as close or far from the stage as you want. It has the feeling of an intimate concert just for you and about 200 of your closest friends. Can feel a little crowded right in front of the stage, the... More 

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New Bedford, Massachusetts, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I went to see the band Pugwash and this was one of their favorite venues. Stage was huge, tables with seating ,house sound system was fantastic and the service and food were top notch. Everyone told me Iron Horse was THE place in the area to see a show and they were right.

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Beverly, Massachusetts
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Got here at 5:00 for the. 7:00 show. Sat up top. Reasonable priced menu. Got a burger and a beer. Took 55 min to get our food. Asked for the burger med and was way over cooked. The band was ok. But it is nice to have cheap live music. Had two beers in 1 1/2 so I would not... More 

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Northborough
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Up close and personal venue for music if you arrive early enough. Very quaint. Food is average and not a very wide selection. Bathrooms are down steep stairs and only 2 single seaters, so there's often a long line.

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Darien, Connecticut
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43 reviews 43 reviews
5 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Visit for good entertainment NOT for good food and service. We waited a hour for our drinks - simple glasses of wine. When our food arrived one item had been forgotten. We complained and were told our food would arrive soon. When the food finally arrived it was genuinely mediocre. The good news was that the entertainment was enjoyable.

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Hartford, Connecticut
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47 reviews 47 reviews
3 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014 via mobile

This is a great place to see a show. Any seat provides a close view of the entertainer(s). The server was helpful and friendly. Food was good, however very pricey! The beverages were also highly over priced. Ticket prices were acceptable and location in NOHO is great!

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Cape Cod
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

We always check out what's going on stage when we're in the area. Always great entertainment at great prices. The food was decent. So if you're going, go early and eat before the show. Just go to the bathroom before you head that way. The bathroom situation is abyssmal. Not quite sure why they don't do something about it, or... More 

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South Hadley
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32 reviews 32 reviews
22 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

I cannot deny that I am biased. I have been going to The Iron Horse pretty much since Jordi opened this fabulous folk club (originally just a "coffeehouse" in the old Greenwich Village sense). The acts I have seen over the years define the lexicon of great artists: Tom Rush, Tom Paxton, Arlo Guthrie, the Indigo Girls, Dar Williams, Greg... More 

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Keene, New Hampshire
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

I like venues that only seat a few hundred with decent acoustics. It fits that. The downside was the chair I was sitting in felt like it was going to break. The food was something I would expect from a hotdog stand and the building itself needed to be pressure washed and fumigated. I won't even talk about the bathroom.... More 

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Lowell, Massachusetts
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18 reviews 18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

We loved being so close to the stage. Food is served for some of the shows. The service is quick and the food is fine. Try to avoid sitting too close to the bar.

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