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Address: Route 2, East of the Village of Shelburne Falls, Shelburne Falls, MA 01370
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IF you love maple syrup and pancakes-this is the place

I love maple syrup and pancakes. SO I LOVED eating here! Sitting at wood tables (made from maple trees?), and sap bucket lights overhead enhance the old timey feel of this... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Kendall, New York
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Kendall, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love maple syrup and pancakes. SO I LOVED eating here! Sitting at wood tables (made from maple trees?), and sap bucket lights overhead enhance the old timey feel of this family run business. The pancakes are light and fluffy and the maple syrup simply delicious. There is also a store you can purchase all sorts of maple related foods... More 

Thank 1852house
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 178 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

On a leaf peeping drive my mother and I stopped in to shop and have a late breakfast. We had to wait a short while, which gave us time to watch the video on the process of making maple syrup. Breakfast was delicious and features their own syrup. They also have hot apple cider, it was delicious!!!! After breakfast we... More 

Thank Travelbugsforlife
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

Not inexpensive but worth the extra for the unique corn fritters and the tasty pancakes. All served with real maple syrup.

Thank JR B
Jefferson, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016

Gould's in Shelburne Falls, MA is a real treasure, but it is hard to find open. I finally asked. Since it is a maple sugaring operation, they are really only open in March/April, and then again during foliage season, Sept/October/. Open from 8 AM to 2 Pm. But the building is original and rustic. Expect picnic tables and benches. Steps... More 

Thank drrursus
West Brookfield, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016

We have been going to Gould's for 45 years. We go every fall and sometimes in the spring. It's our annual family "Pickles and Pancakes" outing. The food is amazing...homemade sausage, the best pancakes ever, but it might be the homemade pickles that keeps us coming back! We often have to wait for a table, but the wonderful breakfast is... More 

Thank barbarar195
North Brookfield, Massachusetts
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 18, 2016

for 40+ years we have been going to Gould's Sugar House for the best pancakes you can imagine not to mention their wonderful real maple syrup made in the Spring. They also make a great western sandwich and corn fritters are very popular! Helen Gould who is in her 80's still makes her rounds through the restaurant talking to all... More 

Thank scone12221
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 20, 2016

Have been going to Gould's for the past few years and I usually take my mother and her sister since it's their birthday! Love the pickles start, I usually get 2 blueberry pancakes and Mom and her sister get the waffle, it's a personal choice, but the homemade sausage is special! This year my wife joined us and she went... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 19, 2016

Returning to MA always brings a stop at Gould's if the season is right. The wonderful light pancakes with the delicious, freshly boiled maple syrup is a trip not to be missed. We were fortunate on Monday to get the last open table in the restaurant. We waited a bit for our order, but it was well worth waiting for.... More 

Thank Fay G
South Deerfield, Massachusetts
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23 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 1, 2016

This place was very popular on the day we visited. Breakfast at a sugar house :) Nice thing to do during the times when the sap runs :)

Thank datkat99
Webster, NY
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2015

We visited Goulds on the last day they were open this season. The maple soft serve ice cream was wonderful. We were too late for a full lunch however. We will definitely stop in the next time we are in the Berkshires.

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