Amherst Brewing Co is a great place to get some good beers and some comfort food. You can pick any item from the menu- it would be solid and good. They also have a great selection of fresh and reasonably priced house-made beers. The location combines the upstairs and downstairs environment to make for an incredibly large restaurant/bar/social spot for the greater Amherst area.
Food at Amherst Brewing Co is standard pub food. The loaded nachos and fried-pickles are always a good choice. The appetizers include mozzarella sticks which are served with delightful mozzarella sauce, cheeseburger sliders, brisket sliders, and the soup and salads comprise of the standard Caesar salad made from fresh parmesan cheese and garlic croutons, and apple walnut which is mesclun greens tossed with bleu cheese crumbles, raisins, walnuts, sliced apples, etc. They also serve some of the juiciest wings- do try a couple of these. Also, you can build your own burgers, using the ingredients of your choice. Unlike most places where they overcharge for the food, they have reasonable prices.
The highlight of the Amherst Brewing Company is their dazzling 100-foot bar with a leaf patterned copper top and front molding, crafted from African Sapele wood. This eye-catching addition has already become a favorite among regulars and new customers alike. Though aspects of the new bar are different, the same folks will be serving your favorite beers which is cool if you are an old customer. The spacious bar can accommodate up to 40 people.
The large sized dining room of Amherst Brewing Co seats up to 300 people, yet retains a warm, welcoming atmosphere. It is ideal for family dining, after-work cocktails and appetizers, and outings with friends alike. The place offers a large and varied menu, from light options to hearty pub fare to meals for kids. Their decadent desserts are to die! No matter what kind of food you like, and what are your preferences you are sure to find something for yourself here.
You will find an interesting room called the Map room at Amherst Brewing Co. This is the place where they have colorful, map-decorated walls, making the room ideal for watching a game on any of its three TVs. There is also a separate game room where you can play foosball or pool with your friends and family.
Amherst Brewing Co offers a complete entertainment and dining package, and if you haven’t been here yet then you are missing out on a lot of fun!
Amherst Brewing Phone 413-253-4400 Ext. 301