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    Western Massachusetts

    The Pioneer Valley is home to many nationally known attractions including the Volleyball Hall of Fame, Basketball Hall of Fame, Six Flags New England, and many other art galleries, theaters, and museums. The Pioneer Valley of Western Massachusetts has no shortage of outdoor activities - play, hike, bike, canoe and more with beautiful parks, trails, lakes and campgrounds.

    The Volleyball Hall of Fame is also only 45 minutes away from Hartford, CT and the Berkshires of Massachusetts.

    For more information on what there is to do in and around Holyoke and Western Massachusetts visit these websites:


    Some of our favorite places to eat in Holyoke:

    There some great local restaurants where you can dine before or after your trip to the Volleyball Hall of Fame.

    The Dam Cafe
    2014 Northampton Street
    Holyoke, MA 01040

    Featuring breakfast, lunch, and dinner items, The Dam Cafe is known for their sandwiches, burgers, and salads. Conveniently located at 2014 Northampton Street in the heart of Elmwood, Holyoke MA. They are located in a beautifully restored 100 year old brick building. High ceilings, wood and tile floors and floor to ceiling windows accent the original brickwork.

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    Electric Cafe
    1 Open Square Way
    Holyoke, MA 01040

    We are happy to be here and provide a space for sips of coffee or tea, dining for breakfast or lunch - maybe both on some days - simple gatherings and a place to have those relaxed meetings - and hopefully our energy and our name will inspire you as it did us. Whether you dine in or take out, the Electric Cafe will create you something other than the ordinary. We also provide free WiFi. Join us soon.

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    JP's Restaurant & Bar
    200 Whiting Farms Road
    Holyoke, MA 01040

    JP's is a family restaurant and sports bar located in Holyoke, Massachusetts near the Ingleside Mall with immediate access to Interstate 91. Serving signature dishes such as their famous reuben since 1985, JP's takes pride in providing customers of all ages with a great family dining experience.

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    Nick's Nest
    1597 Northampton Street
    Holyoke, MA 01040

    Nick's Nest was founded in 1921 by Nick Malfas. It started as a roadside popcorn cart. In 1922 hot dogs were introduced. Nick's Nest stayed in the Malfas family for three generations. It became a landmark in Holyoke.

    In 2005 Nick's Nest was purchased by Kevin and Jenn Chateauneuf. They have added to Nick's Nest without taking away from what makes Nick's Nest popular, their hot dogs. Nick's Nest now features french fries, onion rings, homemade salads and soft serve ice cream. Nick's Nest is a great spot to visit for the first time or to come reminisce about the good ole days! Stop by and see us today. You won't be disappointed!

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    Pizza D'Action
    232 Lyman Street
    Holyoke, MA 01040

    Pizza D'Action has been in Holyoke since 1988.

    We have always worked our hardest to make each and every customer aware that you are THE most important part of our business. We take great pride in making our customers a part of the "Pizza D'Action Family!"

    All of our menu choices include what we have found to be the finest and freshest ingredients available. We take great pride in combining them to create the best Pizza, Dinners, Grinders, Salads, Calzones, and Appetizers available anywhere.

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    8 North Bridge St
    Holyoke, MA 01040

    Amedeo's Restaurant & Pizza of Holyoke, MA serves flavorsome Italian and American cuisine. The chefs at their family owned and operated restaurant have been preparing scrumptious and satisfying meals since 1985. They offer a comprehensive selection of food in their menu as well as provide various daily meal specials and will even cater your event - regardless of the size. Whether you want to dine in, carry out, or even call for a delivery order, visit Amedeo's today.

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    80 Jarvis Avenue
    Holyoke, MA 01040

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    The Mick
    1 Country Club Road
    Holyoke, MA 01040

    The Mick is the best place in the Valley to get together with friends, listen to live music and have a drink and a bite to eat. Come in Tuesday for Burger Night and see why The Mick has Western Massachusetts' perfect burger. Go south of the border every Wednesday for Tacos & Tequila night. And every Thursday, our Mickaroni menu features all of your Italian favorites. Like incredible fish? On Hook 'Em Fridays we serve the freshest, tastiest seafood around. We generally keep it casual in here, but Sunday nights can get a little heated with Western Mass' top Trivia Night. Bring your friends.

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    Yankee Pedlar
    1866 Northampton Street
    Holyoke, MA 01040

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