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30 Boltwood Ave, Amherst, MA 01002-2344
+1 413-835-2011
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  • Excellent55%
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  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
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“wild rice” (2 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
30 Boltwood Ave, Amherst, MA 01002-2344
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

So close...housed in the lovely Lord Jeffrey Inn, you typically (in Autumn) walk by an inviting fireplace lounge to the tasteful Inn reception area, then a bit further to the restaurant. Dimmed lighting, attractive appearance, white linen, heavy silver wear, polite and friendly servers...all there....More

Thank BenDillow
Reviewed October 4, 2018

We've been to 30 Boltwood many times since it re-opened following the Inn's renovation. The night my husband proposed we went there first. It's a special occasion treat for us. We returned last night for our wedding anniversary. Cameron waited on us. He was attentive,...More

1  Thank Susan V
WHGGuestService, Manager at 30Boltwood, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Susan V, Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a wonderful, detailed review! Also, congratulations on your wedding anniversary! We look forward to celebrating with you many more times. It's a pleasure to hear you had a wonderful dining experience! Customer...More

Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

We had breakfast here twice, and dinner once. The menu has lots of locally sourced ingredients. There are healthy breakfast choices like steel cut oatmeal or avocado toast, as well as heartier omelets. We had scallops for dinner that were cooked perfectly, and the best...More

WHGGuestService, Manager at 30Boltwood, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear FQTVLR, Thank you again for another top notch review! We are glad to hear you enjoyed your dining experiences at 30Boltwood. Our Chef just rolled out a new lunch and dinner menu, so we hope you return soon to try them out! Some of...More

Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

We had a very sad experience at Boltwood. This is a restaurant we have been to many times to celebrate occasions. Last night was to celebrate the wedding of friends and every aspect of the experience was embarrassing All four of us work in the...More

Thank catamatanvictoria
WHGGuestService, Manager at 30Boltwood, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Dear catamatanvictoria, Thank you for visiting us many times in the past and for taking the time to review your most recent dining experience. We are disheartened to hear that we did not live up to your expectations and hope you will give us a...More

Reviewed June 24, 2018

Sometimes you get lucky and have an excellent meal here. But don’t count on it. Breakfast, lunch, dinner are all plagued by uneven food quality and service. The kitchen is very slow, even when the restaurant is mostly empty.More

1  Thank MargieSLK
WHGGuestService, Manager at 30Boltwood, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2018

Dear MargieSLK, Thank you for taking the time to comment on your visits and for dining with us multiple times. On behalf of the entire team, I apologize that you haven’t experienced consistency in our delivery of food and service. I have shared your comments...More

Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

Several friends and I recently had lunch on the lovely porch of 30 Boltwood. The setting was the best part of the lunch. The food was disappointing. We ordered three different items from their limited lunch menu. The three salads were not good. Two arugula...More

Thank Bkingsha
WHGGuestService, Manager at 30Boltwood, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2018

Dear Bkingsha, Thank you for joining us for lunch and taking the time to review your experience. On behalf of myself and the rest of the team, I would like to express our apologies for not providing you the quality of product that you expected...More

Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

It was wonderful , great food and service . We were not rushed . The atmosphere was quiet not loud like a lot of restaurants acan be.More

Thank chrissliver
WHGGuestService, Manager at 30Boltwood, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2018

Dear chrissliver, Thank you for your kind words and taking the time to leave us a review! We take great pleasure in providing a welcoming and inviting atmosphere at 30Boltwood. We also have rooftop and patio space for our customers to enjoy as well. Something...More

Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

A friend and I met here for drinks and eventually decided that our wine would go well with dessert. What a lucky thought! The desserts are delicate, complex, not too rich or sweet. They linger on your tongue in the most decadent way. Haven’t eaten...More

Thank viveviejando
WHGGuestService, Manager at 30Boltwood, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2018

Dear viveviejando, We appreciate you taking the time to leave us a review! Our pastry chef is excellent at what he does and frequently crafts up a new dessert menu. We hope you return and try some of the new dessert items currently on our...More

Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

Had dinner with business colleagues and it was solid indeed. Wine list had some surprising wines by the glass including some CA selections you rarely see BTG (think big cabs, Stags Leap etc.). I enjoyed the Cotes du Rhône which paired nicely with the salmon...More

Thank FLReisender
WHGGuestService, Manager at 30Boltwood, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2018

Dear FLReisender, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a detailed review. We greatly appreciate customer feedback and are always looking for ways to improve. We are pleased to hear that you were satisfied with our wide selection of wine. It is important...More

Reviewed May 17, 2018

We booked The Greenhouse Room at 30 Boltwood - inside The Lord Jeffery Inn for a UMASS Graduation Celebration with family and friends in May 2018. A 5-star experience for sure! Elegant, well-lit, lovely setting. Completely unique delicious food, organized and detailed management (thank you...More

Thank MLisa7777
WHGGuestService, Manager at 30Boltwood, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2018

Dear MLisa7777, Graduation is a wonderful time to celebrate! We appreciate you celebrating with us and are glad we were able to meet your expectations. Our employees work tirelessly to make sure all the details are carried out, so I'll make sure to pass along...More

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June 30, 2017|
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Response from jcbvsb | Reviewed this property |
absolutely fine. enjoy!
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Response from Joep63 | Reviewed this property |
yes they have a bar and yes they serve dinner there
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $50
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Bar scene, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Boltwood Ave, Amherst, MA 01002-2344
    (Spring Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Hampshire County  >  Amherst
  • Phone Number: +1 413-835-2011
  • E-mail
30Boltwood delivers an intimate yet unassuming dining experience in historic Amherst, MA. Simply prepared meals crafted by Chef Dino and inspired by the abundance of locally-sourced ingredients. 30Boltwood is a gathering place where old friends and new acquaintances quietly sip cocktails by the fire and celebrate all that is great about food, drink and camaraderie.
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