Restaurants

Top Choice American in Lenox

Nudel

Nudel is a driving force in the area's sustainable-food movement, with just about everything on the menu seasonally inspired and locally sourced. The back-to-basics approach rings through in inventive dishes, which …
Top Choice Fusion in Williamstown

Mezze Bistro & Bar

You don't know exactly what you're going to get at this contemporary chic restaurant – the menu changes frequently – but you know it's going to be good. Situated on 3 spectacular acres, Mezze's farm-to-table approac…
Top Choice Modern American in Great Barrington

Allium

Allium subscribes to the slow-food movement, with a seasonal menu that relies on fresh organic produce, cheeses and meats. Go for cocktails and small plates in the lounge area, with a window facing the street, or a …
Sandwiches in Pittsfield

Marketplace Cafe

If you like sandwiches, you'll love this lunch spot near the Berkshire Museum. There's something about a funny local name that makes a sandwich taste better. Case in point: Bartholomew's Gobble is not a turkey sandw…
Modern American in Great Barrington

John Andrews Restaurant

Raised in an Iowa farm family, chef Dan Smith was a pioneer of the farm-to-table movement in the Berkshires. His restaurant turns out a fine Italian–New American menu featuring Lila's delicious lamb and other items …
Italian in Pittsfield

Elizabeth's

Don’t be put off by the location across the street from a vacant General Electric plant, nor by the deceptively casual interior. Folks travel from New York and Boston to sample Tom and Elizabeth Ellis’ innovative It…
Sandwiches in Lenox

Bagel & Brew

Bagels by day, brews by night. There's about 18 different tasty bagel sandwiches, half for breakfast and half for lunch. Then there's a dozen different beers on tap – most of them regional – which get served in the …
Deli in Williamstown

Pappa Charlie's Deli

Here's a welcoming breakfast spot where locals really do ask for 'the usual.' The stars themselves created the lunch sandwiches that bear their names. The Mary Tyler Moore is a favorite (bacon, lettuce, tomato and a…
Cafe in Lenox

Haven Cafe & Bakery

It looks like a cafe, but the sophisticated food evokes a more upscale experience. For breakfast, try croissant French toast or inventive egg dishes like salmon scramble; for lunch there are fancy salads and sandwic…
American in Stockbridge

Once Upon a Table

This bright spot in the Mews shopping arcade serves upscale fare in a sunny dining room. It's the best place in town for lunch, with choices like daily-changing omelets and sophisticated sandwiches. The dinner menu …