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The Brass Buckle

204 Main Street, corner of Chapman, Greenfield, MA
413-475-3268
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Ranked #2 of 56 restaurants in Greenfield
Cuisines: Southwestern, Mexican, Eclectic
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Description: Fantastic new venture run by J.D. Hairston, mad-scientist/cook and partner-in-crime Anika Balaconis. The menu offers Tex-Mex-like cookin' with a variety of tacos (including the delicate and hand-corned "lengua" tongue and beef tacos) with an incredible array of toppings from pickled onions and jalapenos to flavored sour creams, goat cheeses and more. From a saltcod po'boy to the best grits n' eggs this side of the Mississippi -- homemade nut brittles and "cherry pie cookies" -- this cafe is tailoring itself to the tastes of the community and creating a wonderfully welcoming place with an interesting and diverse menu for all to enjoy. The Vegie Melt is to die for!
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Description: Fantastic new venture run by J.D. Hairston, mad-scientist/cook and partner-in-crime Anika Balaconis. The menu offers Tex-Mex-like cookin' with a variety of tacos (including the delicate and hand-corned "lengua" tongue and beef tacos) with an incredible array of toppings from pickled onions and jalapenos to flavored sour creams, goat cheeses and more. From a saltcod po'boy to the best grits n' eggs this side of the Mississippi -- homemade nut brittles and "cherry pie cookies" -- this cafe is tailoring itself to the tastes of the community and creating a wonderfully welcoming place with an interesting and diverse menu for all to enjoy. The Vegie Melt is to die for!
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English first
Northfield, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I have visited the Brass Buckle for breakfast, lunch and coffee. It never disappoints. Food is great, quirky and varied menu. Love the owners. Nice atmosphere.

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Greenfield, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

I love the cashiers, is so pleasant to order you first coffee from these folks who are so nice. Then some work as they have wifi. Their charro beans is to die for, carnitas tacos, salads. My fab is honey latte, yum. Really a lovely place in town.

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Brattleboro, Vermont
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

A little hole in the wall on Main Street in Greenfield serves up a wild variety of drinks (Chocolate Grits Shake), sandwiches and dishes that are both comfort food and wild explorations in taste at the same time. My son's biscuit with egg and cheese was warm, gooey, crusty, flaky and totally delicious. My Cowboy sammich had a spicy kick... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

We stayed at the Deerfield Inn and asked employee where they suggest to go for lunch. Was told that The Brass Buckle had great food and a hip atmosphere. Was not dissapointed.The chipolte macaroni and cheese was to die for. Also had the cherry chocolate chip scone which was very good. Many different choices, fun atmosphere, if I knew sooner... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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29 reviews 29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

Most food was tasty here. BBQ brisket platter was delish, as was veggie melt with pesto. Chips with mango salsa was awful. We ordered on the advice of other reviewers and completely disagree with those glowing reviews. The chips tasted like cardboard, the salsa was nothing more than chopped mango and some indistinguishable vegetable. Yuck. Aside from that one misstep,... More

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Greenfield, Massachusetts
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

The menu simply states: Huevos Rancheros - two fried eggs on corn tortillas with housemade red & green salsas, queso blanco, avocado, & cilantro. 6.95 They forget to tell you that this is heaven on a plate! Jd and Anika are super friendly every time we stop in and love to hear our requests. Everything on the menu at the... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

My husband and I stopped here after visiting my alma mater Stoneleigh Burnham. The sandwiches were lovely but the servings were HUGE. I recommend sharing. My husband smashed his thumb and nearly fainted when we got to lunch. The staff were amazing - genuinely concerned and offering cool cloths and fresh juices.

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Greenfield. MA
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

My husband and I often go here for breakfast and lunch on a weekend. We love this place! It's hard to stray from the corned beef hash (house made corned beef!) and eggs with multigrain toast, but when we do get something different, it has always been delicious. The dishes are creative, and oh so satisfying. No longer do I... More

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Buckland, Massachusetts
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20 reviews 20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

Watermelon salad is delicious. Cowboy breakfast sandwich also, although I prefer not so spicy BBQ sauce, I got a side of maple syrup to lighten it up. Bisucits with sausage gravy is excellent, although I prefer less pepper flavoring. Chai latte has lots of fresh ginger in it....delicious! Reuben superb! Lots of corned beef, juicy, hearty bread. I looked online... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013 via mobile

If you like a nice hot cup of fresh roasted coffee this is the place to go. Their breakfast sandwiches on homemade bread are quite delightful and stuffed with eggs, meat and cheese you're certain to be pleased. Stay away from the bagels they tend to be not as fresh as other items.

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