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The Black Sheep

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79 Main St, Amherst, MA 01002-2350
+1 413-256-1706
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“sandwich” (25 reviews)
“pastry” (8 reviews)
“bread” (13 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
79 Main St, Amherst, MA 01002-2350
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Black Sheep catering is just sensational! I have used them many times, but this time it was for a wedding a small family wedding of 23 people. The food arrived on time. It was delicious and piping hot. We had mango chicken, lasagna, rice...More

Thank Pat_R2050
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This cafe was really cute and the mousse was to die for! The menu had a lot of interesting options that are very vegan/vegetarian/dietary restriction friendly, but for the picky eaters like young ones and myself there is a build your own sandwich option. Overall...More

Thank merrydaily1945
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Black sheep is a place were you go, get a coffee and pastry or get lunch. This is a place were you can listen to local musicians play. I would not recumed this as a place to do work or have a work meets over...More

Thank Claire N
Reviewed March 7, 2018

We had a brief day trip to Amherst and had heard ads on the radio for The Black Sheep Deli and always wanted to go there. It was packed with people at lunchtime and their selection of sandwiches and salads is huge and all so...More

Thank MaryAnneErickson
Reviewed December 6, 2017

Great deli/bakery in Amherst. In particular I love their peanut butter cookies - and great coffee! Have really good soups, salads and sandwiches.

Thank BeerVenturer
Reviewed November 9, 2017

Black sheep has a great selection of specialty sandwiches or you can design your own to eat in or take out. Their coffee is good too and you can have a sweet treat to go with it. I did not try the breakfast sandwiches or...More

Thank travellightyear
Reviewed October 26, 2017 via mobile

I have been going to black sheep for years normally with no problem. I went twice recently, and both times I was shocked at the lack of care or concern about the food they make. i have a gluten allergy, and I always order a...More

Thank Jesse S
Reviewed October 25, 2017

I went to get some lunch last week with my boyfriend after hearing about how this place. I ordered a roast beef sandwich (I think it was the triple bypass?) and I was really happy with it. I love roast beef, especially North Shore (of...More

Thank KFlapp
Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

Love their sandwiches! The Valley Girl is my favorite! Great pastries too, especially their croissants and lemon squares.

Thank Karen M
Reviewed August 13, 2017

Went here for breakfast, the croissants where out of this world. The coffee was good too. Would definitely come back when we return.

Thank b0nniederby
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August 1, 2016|
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Response from Penny R | Reviewed this property |
Don't know anything about their catering. But they serve very good food in the coffee shop.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 79 Main St, Amherst, MA 01002-2350
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Hampshire County  >  Amherst
  • Phone Number: +1 413-256-1706
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