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Food 101 Bar & Bistro

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19 College St, South Hadley, MA 01075-1151
+1 413-535-3101
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“risotto” (9 reviews)
“filet mignon” (6 reviews)
“crab cakes” (5 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
19 College St, South Hadley, MA 01075-1151
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband & I decided to go here spontaneously on a Tuesday night. Best decision ever!! We both got the plat du jour -- an angus blend burger on a brioche roll with fries and a fabulous wasabi mayo!! Absolutely delicious!! Cocktails were excellent also...More

Thank lyndatwin1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of our favorite places in Western Mass! While my husband and I choose to eat at the bar, they do have a beautiful dining area and a small outdoor patio. The food here is some of the best in the area. The...More

Thank joann1976
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

If you like fine dinning, this is the place. Little pricy ,but excellent food for the money. Nice atmosphere, nice bar.

Thank rakrausse
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

A recent visit to South Hadley, MA included a very pleasant dinner at Food 101. It was recommended by friends who had dined there before and we were not disappointed. The menu was varied; everything was farm-to-table quality; and the service was attentive. Ambiance was...More

Thank BetsyR19130
Reviewed May 18, 2017

The entrees were outstanding. In particular, my veal chop was spectacular--tender, juicy, flavorful with a delicious sauce and great potatoes. Two others at our table thought the salmon was perfect, the other liked her chicken very much. But there were some flaws too. The spinach...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed April 28, 2017 via mobile

New menu, same great service despite two very large parties dining, outstanding quality and preparation of food. The beef filet was a generous 12 oz of melt in your mouth perfectly cooked and seasoned entree. Pork belly appetizer very well executed and served with a...More

Thank sofismon
Reviewed April 25, 2017 via mobile

We started earlier in the evening and it was a calm atmosphere with good music. However, as the evening went on, it became unduly boisterous. Most importantly, the food was really good. The asparagus soup with walnut pistou was one of the best asparagus soups...More

Thank Robert L
Reviewed April 25, 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for early dinner before a show. Delicious Chardonnay Morning Fig with oysters followed by scallops and asparagus risotto. Everything was delicious, would ask for risotto to be hot, barely warm.

Thank Patricia D
Reviewed March 31, 2017

Our party of four had a delightful meal last Saturday (3/25). Our overall experience was a delightful harmony of ambiance, service and exceptional food. This combination allowed the restaurant to step back, letting us fully enjoy our conversation without interruption. The drinks are very imaginative,...More

Thank AcePutney
Reviewed March 16, 2017

Why did you change your menu - so disappointed !!! REally miss the cauliflower risotto . WHere are appetizers and salad selections ? Sole? Chicken? No risotto with the filet ??!!

Thank kittysnow
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March 24, 2017|
Response from sofismon | Reviewed this property |
They do not
Tim D
January 27, 2016|
Response from Amy1519 |
Depends on the child. Not necessarily a family restaurant per say. More high end restaurant but older, well behaved children with a appreciating for good food would be probably do fine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 College St, South Hadley, MA 01075-1151
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Hampshire County  >  South Hadley
  • Phone Number: +1 413-535-3101
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