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Pita Pockets

103 N Pleasant St, Amherst, MA 01002-1718
+1 413-256-3600
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good17%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Fast food, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
103 N Pleasant St, Amherst, MA 01002-1718
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very fresh food. Falafel was out of this world and the owner was so accommodating and helpful.Great experience. So good. Yummy

Thank Carol B
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is great (no other falafel in the are compares) and the people are SO friendly. Vegan friendly too!

Thank noelw946
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

This is some of our favorite ‘fast’ food in the area. Always delicious, and always receive friendly service. Very reasonable prices for what you get. Will keep coming back!

Thank skgbos
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Nice people, decent falafel. Standard commercial grade produce. Paper plates. Affordable. Good quick bite for the college crowd.

Thank CountryDocYarbar
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

This small restaurant is great for takeout falafel meals. They’re super friendly folks who cook yummy pitas. Love love love.

Thank Beth M
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

There is no review that could describe this delicious food from Flafels to the gyros. It is a family run business and their pride comes through with their preparation and care of the food. If you are in Amherst, this is a definite place to...More

Thank kaya414
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Wonderful local middle eastern eatery with truly awesome falafel. The owners are so friendly, remembering our kids' names!

Thank mojobaer
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Pita pockets not only has delicious food, but the people there are incredibly nice. The falafel is outstanding.

1  Thank Lace S
Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

I've had a lot of falafel in my life, but the food at this restaurant easily tops the charts. My boyfriend and I have been coming here since they first opened 4 or 5 years ago, at which point we lived nearby. Now, despite the...More

2  Thank samstarzyk
Reviewed March 29, 2018

We stopped in for lunch while visiting Amherst (this was our second time here) The middle eastern food is awesome and made to order, but what really makes the place is the staff. Every customer who came in weather they were a college student, a...More

2  Thank John S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 N Pleasant St, Amherst, MA 01002-1718
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Hampshire County  >  Amherst
  • Phone Number: +1 413-256-3600
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