Black Swan Inn, an Ascend Collection Hotel
435 Laurel Street
Lee, MA 01238
Phone: (413) 243-2700
Fax: (413) 637-0798
The Dining Room at the historic Red Lion Inn in Stockbridge serves up the best of New England cuisine with a definite contemporary edge. The dining room is open for all three meals of the day. Menu items include Traditional Eggs Benedict for breakfast, Broccoli, Gruyere & Caramelized Onion Quiche for lunch and Roasted Native Turkey with Farmhouse Stuffing, Whipped Potatoes & Pan Gravy for dinner. All dishes are prepared with local Berkshire grown food products. Don's miss desserts like the Red Lion Apple Pie or the Warm Brown Sugar Cake. Dress code strictly enforced.
Located in Downtown Stockbridge this cozy nook of a bistro is delightful and charming, to say the least. Serving a fantastic fare of traditional American cuisine, Once Upon a Table is situated right next to the popular Red Lion Inn. A haven for vegetarians, thanks to the reasonable vegetarian alternatives on the menu, Once Upon a Table has something for everyone. Choose from a range of sandwiches, burgers, pasta or go for winners like smoked salmon along with a wine of your choice and seal the deal with one their delicious desserts and you'd keep coming for more.
Nestled among the woods surrounding the quaint town of Becket, at the edge of the October Mountain State Forest, the Dream Away Lodge provides the ideal atmosphere to, well, dream away. The quietness of the surroundings, coupled with the charm of the establishment, accentuated by its rich history, make for just the place you would want to be on a lazy Sunday afternoon, enjoying a quiet and delicious dinner with your partner. The menu is a nice blend of Contemporary dishes and local specialties, and they also offer seasonal menus. Apart from the charm it exudes, the lodge is also the venue where local musicians display their talents at the regular concerts and shows held here. See the website for more information.
The Brick House on Park Street in Housatonic has for long been known for its selection of local craft beers and ciders. No wonder the place is crowded during most part of the day as beer aficionados walk in here religiously to gulp down a glass of Ommegang or Southern Tier or Pretty Thing. And that's not all as the food served here is top notch and way above the standard pub fare. Make sure you try their Five Alarm Burger or The Farmer's Burger that comes with fried egg, bacon and cheddar. As for entertainment, walk in here on a weekend night and you can listen to some awesome tunes given out by the local and national bands.
The charming cafe, Pleasant and Main Cafe General Store, lies on the Main Street in the village of Housatonic in Berkshire County. The cozy, casual, yet elegantly done up dining destination is a much sought-after brunch and lunch spot. Offering a menu that's thick with 'merican favorites such as chicken pot pie, tuna melt sandwich and breakfast specials like crepe, eggs benedict and lots more. Made out of fresh, local ingredients, these offerings taste delicious, hearty and quite wholesome. Apart from such amazing la cart options, Pleasant and Main Cafe General Store also serves delightful weekly, community lunches and brunches, check the website for more information.
Forget the chain pizzerias! Baba Louie's in Pittsfield offers nutritious, organic, wood-fired pizza. Pizzas are made on a delicious San Francisco-style sourdough crust, gluten-free crust or a spelt-based crust for those with wheat allergies. You can get your traditional toppings like pepperoni, sausage, peppers and olives, but also consider toppings like broccoli, sweet potatoes, parsnips, turkey sausage, coconut or figs. Organic ingredients are used whenever possible and give all of Baba Louie's pizzas a unique flavor.
Established in 2007, Allium Restaurant + Bar offers a tantalizing fare of American cuisine. The restaurant has a refreshing menu to offer every season. Practicing the philosophy of farm to table, the ingredients are freshly sourced from local farms and fishermen. On Wednesdays, thought the kitchen is closed, guests can enjoy a drink at the bar that remains open till 2a. Nestled in the bustling Downtown of Great Barrington, allium is a wonderful place to take a break from your shopping or touring.
Head to Route 7 Grill for some good ol' fashioned grub. Steaks and other grilled items rule the menu, but you will find fish dishes and chicken pies too. Livestock and poultry are farm-raised and organic. Cocktails and beers on tap can be had at the bar. Patio dining and a children's menu are also available.
The dining room at The Old Inn On The Green is a wonderful place to relish on some delectable haute cuisine made in the American flair. The executive chef Peter Platt gives the traditional New England cuisine his own creative twist. He also loves offering his diners a refreshing menu daily. He can also accommodate guests with a gluten free or a vegetarian menu. When the weather is pleasant, guests can enjoy their meals on the terrace, gorging on delectable food while nestled beneath canopies.
New Boston Inn is a historic inn that dates back to 1750 and is located at the intersection of MA 8 and MA 57. Built in the Federal style of architecture, the inn continues to function till date. It has seven beautiful rooms and a restaurant. The rooms are rustic and give a feeling of the olden times. The interiors and exteriors compliment each other, to give the building a magnificent look. The inn has beautiful surroundings that are sure to mesmerize you.
The Jackson's Old Chatham House has been open to public since last five decades and has been faithfully serving its patrons which explains its popularity. The restaurant offers an array of amazing local delicacies along with some mouthwatering pastas for variation. Located inside a beautiful ancient house, The Jackson's Old Chatham House is an absolutely perfect place for a special dinner or even a private or business event. A meal at the Jackson's Old Chatham House is indeed like going back in time and experiencing the yester years charm.
A part of the Infinity Music Hall & Bistro, located within the Norfolk Historic District, Infinity Bostro is a great place to grab a quick refreshing meal before a concert. The menu which changes seasonally, features American favorites like sandwiches, salads, steaks, jambalaya and more. The executive chef Dan Fortin loves giving these classic dishes, his own special touch. Those who would like a light bite can order smaller portions. Complement your food with a beer, cocktail or martini from their well stocked bar.