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The Harp

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163 Sunderland Rd, Amherst, MA 01002-4054
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
Jun 12, 2017
“right place ...right time”
Apr 1, 2017
“Good Pub Food and Beers”
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163 Sunderland Rd, Amherst, MA 01002-4054
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Reviewed June 12, 2017

Told of this place and drove to it......band was playing with Charles Neville.....a retirement party at 3 on a Sunday. ....what a great afternoon. I just want to go right back.....great place....great service nice atmosphere to hang

Thank jhkruns
Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

Good food, beer and service. Outside looks a bit non-descript, interior has atmosphere. Nice patio in the summer.

Thank PHR_911
Reviewed March 16, 2017

Thursday late afternoon is the time to go there. They have an Irish group there that are very good. And its free. The food is good .

Thank Kyle C
Reviewed November 11, 2016

Went in just for a meal and a smooth tapped Guinness tonight, and had the best dinner in ages! Steak Frite [a special], tender pink deliciously seasoned sliced filet, with fresh greens lightly dressed and parmesan sprinkled skinny fries [I added a bit of malt...More

Thank fireUrchin-b
Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

New chef/owner serving up outstanding food and drink in this local favorite. Great atmosphere, older crowd. Many microbrews on tap, excellent selection of whiskers. Live entertainment many weekends. Real Irish sieshun on Thursdays.

1  Thank Kristi B
Reviewed October 30, 2014

This is a great down and dirty Irish pub. Much more than just the student hang out some think it is. Good menu, great drinks and a great feel. Harpo made this place the right way and everytime I can get back, I stop in.

1  Thank LorenWeisman
Reviewed June 12, 2014

Yeah, it's a bit grimy at times, the menu is very basic, and I could live without the smoking on the porch, too. But this is still the warmest, friendliest place in Amherst, not just a student hangout as implied in one of these reviews,...More

Thank Saoirse N
Reviewed October 20, 2013

The little pub past the end of North Pleasant Street used to be Mike's when I was in college 40 years ago. My wife, sister and I hadn't been back there since. We had beers on the deck which was new for us although it's...More

Thank TravlinJackVA
Reviewed June 2, 2013

I used to go to this neighborhood bar a lot when it first opened in the '90s. At that time it was a great place to get a beer and a burger or some fish and chips on a Friday night and listen to a...More

2  Thank GoodVib
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11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
2:00 PM - 1:00 AM
2:00 PM - 1:00 AM
2:00 PM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
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  • Address: 163 Sunderland Rd, Amherst, MA 01002-4054
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Hampshire County  >  Amherst
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