Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Dining around the world (without leaving Amherst)

By Tommy Verdone

April 25, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Food & Drink

You don’t have to search very hard in Amherst for quality dining. You also don’t have to travel very far for a wide spectrum of global flavors. Amherst is host to countless restaurants representing all different sorts of ...

Fanfare for Chez Albert

By Cassina Brown

October 19, 2011

Filed under Columns, Opinion

The lights are low, and there are more of them than usual, but familiar faces can be seen among a crowd of enthusiastic patrons. Some are at the new bar which is to the right as you walk through the door and decorated in brightly...

Let them eat soup: French fare for the masses in Amherst

By Jess Watsky

October 6, 2010

Filed under Food & Drink

Perched along North Pleasant Street in the center of Amherst is a veritable jewel of a restaurant. It is inconspicuous in its architecture, sandwiched between stores, allowing its prestige and clientele to speak for itself. That restaurant is Chez Albert, a Parisian bistro in ...

Let them eat soup: French fare for the masses in Amherst

By Jess Watsky

May 3, 2010

Filed under Food & Drink

Perched atop North Pleasant Street in the center of Amherst is a veritable jewel of a restaurant. It is inconspicuous in its architecture, sandwiched between stores, allowing its prestige and clientele to speak for it. That restaurant...