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Address: 20 Center St, Northampton, MA 01060-3005
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Cramped seating

Iron horse has a great selection of bands and the food is terrific.Only problem is the seating.It is a small venue and upstairs in the balcony,it's really cramped in between... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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South Hadley
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I live locally and Northampton is a great city for nightlife. "The Horse" is a legend for local and national artists. They also have pretty darn good food!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Iron horse has a great selection of bands and the food is terrific.Only problem is the seating.It is a small venue and upstairs in the balcony,it's really cramped in between tables.I will still go again if the right band for me is playing.

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Haddam, Connecticut
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We'd seen our favorite band at Infinity Hall Norfolk (CT) and Infinity Hall Hartford, which have comfortable auditorium seating and terrific acoustics. We'd heard Iron Horse had cafe seating and good acoustics. Food was decent, prices were reasonable, wait staff competent. But the wooden chairs were hard and we were so cramped that we couldn't get comfortable. We THINK the... More 

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Thank Hick_from_CT
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3 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

Good friendly service, good music, but the upstairs was insufferably hot with no air flow. I had to leave the building twice during the show just to get fresh air. Our whole group was hoping the show would end despite the good music.

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Thank Bruce S
Ware, Massachusetts
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I went to the Iron horse last week to see " The record Company" perform. The Band was incredible, and only helped. The inside decor is pretty simple. A couple of levels of seating makes it feel unique. Not a bad seat in the house. The staff is really on it and organized. The biggest shock to... More 

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Springfield, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The only way to get a good seat for an Iron Horse concert is to arrive very early and eat there. In the past the food has not been very good, but this time it had significantly improved. We had wings, onion rings, burgers and salads. Everyone was pleased.

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1 Thank Alison L S
Windsor Locks, Connecticut
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

We have been to the Iron Horse twice, both times to see The High Kings Irish band. The food was good and reasonably priced, seating was comfortable and cozy and the staff was very efficient and pleasant. The line to get in moves quickly and the band was really fantastic. Would definitely go again.

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Thank marymac1103
Tampa, Florida, United States
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19 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Intimate music venue with excellent sound. We read the reviews and got in line for entrance early at 4:45. We were ushered in at 5:30, promptly got our tickets (have your ID ready). We got a front row table and had a fantastic waitress who took great care of us. The food was decent. The room has great sound. The... More 

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Thank Dolores L
Branford, Connecticut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Smallish, intimate listening room, serving drinks and food. Didn't try the food, but the drink were incredibly over-priced. $60 for 3 drafts and 3 mixed drinks, and one soft drink, is outrageous to me. Get there early for best seats, but my advice is to limit your drinking.

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Thank Tonypicc01
Brattleboro, Vermont
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

I like the iron horse and have seen a good 15+ shows in this venue. What I like is that it is on the smaller size so you can actually see the band that is playing. This past time the tables in front of the stage where removed so that it did not feel as small and there was a... More 

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