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41 Boltwood Walk, Amherst, MA 01002-2112
+1 413-259-2150
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
15 May 2016
“One hour and 10 minutes to get an appetizer”
15 Mar 2016
“Good food but not great atmosphere”
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Persian, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
41 Boltwood Walk, Amherst, MA 01002-2112
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Reviewed 19 March 2013

I'd been passing this restaurant for weeks, thinking it was Italian. I'd never eaten Persian food and was eager to try it once I realized what type of restaurant it was. The food was fantastic. The menu has some Middle Eastern staples but also less...More

1  Thank morpe11
Reviewed 14 March 2013

For some strange reason, I have been avoiding going to Moti again after my first visit when it just opened a couple of years ago. I had dinner there last night and was delighted in every way.... the food, the decor, the service... all excellent....More

1  Thank Urther
Reviewed 7 December 2012

Surprising discovery to find this Persian restaurant in the little town. The food was really great. The service was fine and the sitting are comfy.

1  Thank peeam
Reviewed 7 November 2012

Cant get persian food anywhere in Amherst. Its something new and different. Owner is present so that's nice to see. Great food, mediocre service.

1  Thank foody1987
Reviewed 5 October 2012 via mobile

Love the dinner platters! Chicken kabobs are amazing! I will be back again very soon and I would recommend this place to all my friends!

1  Thank Micklegend
Reviewed 2 September 2012

Food was good but the service was abysmal. it took four requests to get a tea. One of the entrees Was never served and the waitress didn't realize it. Two of the dishes were good but the third only ok. Definetly not worth the service...More

1  Thank Sleevo
Reviewed 1 September 2012 via mobile

Try the rosewater flavored lemonade. There is a great dish under vegi options that makes a good group appitizer

Thank Marjstock
Reviewed 30 August 2012

We eaten here about 4 or 5 times now in the last year-- mostly at lunchtime. The service is always friendly, lots of different things on the menu. We've had many of the wraps, and the lamb and chicken dishes, and they are all wonderful....More

Thank MH228
Reviewed 17 August 2012

We stopped here for a quick lunch on our way up to Vermont. The food was really tasty and the service was good although a bit over ambitious. This was a nice stop for us.

Thank mmingle1
Reviewed 23 July 2012

Moti is a little middle eastern restaurant with a lot to offer. The decor is nice, especially in the second room. The staff is quite accomodating and pleasant and the food is absolutely yummy. Although when the New York chicken and lamb dish arrives it...More

Thank Lynda F
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Dinner, Lunch
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Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Boltwood Walk, Amherst, MA 01002-2112
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Hampshire County  >  Amherst
  • Phone Number: +1 413-259-2150
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