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Bistro Les Gras

25 West St, Northampton, MA 01060-3720
+1 413-320-4666
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pate” (6 reviews)
“hamburger” (8 reviews)
“fried pickles” (5 reviews)
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French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
25 West St, Northampton, MA 01060-3720
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were seated by the window in an elevated area. The atmosphere was relaxed and not overly busy as we had just finished an hour soak in the hot tub place next door. Our “bossy” waitress helped us make decisions that turned out to be...More

1  Thank Eelbones
Reviewed 2 May 2018

I find that if restaurants know how to treat and serve oysters, that says a lot, and the oysters are top-notch here. So are the hamburgers...but the fancier dishes are equally fine.

Thank Berkshirite
Reviewed 5 March 2018

The Bistro is overpriced, just for starters, even though some of the food is quite delicious. Be warned that their menu is extremely small, with some oddities on it, like fried pickles. The wine servings are quite small--5 oz.--and less than at a comparably priced...More

1  Thank annwturner
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Four of us had a lovely dinner at Bistro Les Gras. The setting and cuisine are appealing. (Tables are nicely spaced; the cuisine is good if fairly uninspired.) However, several details really detracted from our dining pleasure. Case in point: it's irritating to be charged...More

2  Thank intensehappytraveler
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Love that the chef honors farm to table ingredients. The food is delicious, the menu varied, and the staff always friendly. Start your meal with the fried pickles. They are the best! The wine list is well selected and reasonably priced. We have celebrated many...More

1  Thank Abbcb53
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

We were so excited to have nabbed a reservation and from beginning to end, we were not disappointed! Even the reservation phone call was wonderful: the host assured us our 2/3 vegetarian party would find plenty to enjoy. He was so right: they are more...More

Thank Melanie O
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

My husband and went for dinner. The pros: amazing selection of wine and great cocktails, great ambience, and knowledgeable and attentive servers. We ordered the Brussel sprouts in maple and siracha which had a nice kick to them and t French fries which are just...More

1  Thank bigmamu
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

We have had many terrific meals here over the past couple years, including a special birthday dinner last week. The food is interesting and delicious, the restaurant is charming, and the drinks are great - with wonderful seasonal options. And frequently we opt to eat...More

Thank aterg1
Reviewed 20 December 2017

I'm curious if anyone recalls LADYBIRD on center street; and if they~You? Do? What you recall... Thank you! ~S

Thank rare a
Reviewed 9 November 2017

I thought this one of the best meals we have had in NE. We dined on a cold Wednesday evening, the first day they are open in the week and the dining room was packed. We also had a great server who wasn't over the...More

Thank Kiran M
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18 December 2017|
Response from LynnTrus | Reviewed this property |
Yes I would call to make sure, this time of the year is often busy but I'll bet you will be fine that early. Enjoy it is a great restaurant!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 West St, Northampton, MA 01060-3720
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Hampshire County  >  Northampton
  • Phone Number: +1 413-320-4666
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