Massachusetts Daily Collegian

My first bar crawl

By Katie Landeck

April 26, 2013

A little bit grimy, with cheap beers on tap, neon signs and a pool table in the corner, The Spoke is exactly how I envisioned a bar growing up. I even had a beer. It was my first time at the bar, and I was trying to do ...

The best bars in Amherst

By Ashley Berger

April 26, 2013

Whether you’re searching for a down and dirty dive or a dashing and pleasantly upscale drinkery, look no further than downtown Amherst’s North Pleasant Street, where the strip’s line of bars doesn’t skimp on atmos...

Keep on your High Horse

By Lindsey Davis

February 22, 2012

What would happen if Amherst Coffee had a love child with Lit that was then raised by The Spoke? A High Horse. Saddled up at the top of the North Pleasant Street bar strip, High Horse takes the reigns as an intriguing bistro-bar replacement for Amherst Brewing Company, whose ...