Epicurean faves for those who love to eat.
Looking for a culinary expedition? Look no further than the Berkshires! From exquisite farm-to-table dining to local artisanal items, your taste buds will thank you.
Farm-to-table options include Mezze Bistro in Williamstown, a classic bistro-style restaurant offering refined contemporary American cuisine and warm hospitality in a historic 19th century building — all with locally-sourced ingredients. Or visit Cricket Creek Farm for spectacular cheeses, grass-fed meat and other artisanal food options.
Make sure you stop in Great Barrington and Lenox as well to dine at Zagat-rated restaurants such as Prairie Whale and Nudel.
See our list of additional options below and create your perfect culinary getaway.
Sleep and eat:
Shirakaba Guest House serves house-made Japanese in their tatami Ume No Ma room. Meals generally for guests, a dinner-only option offered on weekdays during shoulders and off-season. Reservations a must. (New Ashford)
Locally sourced farm-to-table dining:
Best by the fireplace:
Mill on the Floss (New Ashford)
Spectacular cheeses, grass-fed meat, and local artisanal products:
Cricket Creek Farm (Williamstown)
Coffee worth a (beautiful) drive:
Six Depot (West Stockbridge)
Spirits and more:
Berkshire Cider Project @ Greylock WORKS
AOK Berkshire BBQ (the brisket melts in your mouth)
Outstanding place to stock up:
Guidos Marketplace (Pittsfield)
More than just nuts and berries:
Wild Oats (Williamstown) is a full-service natural grocery specializing in local, organic and whole foods.
Superlative vanilla extract since 1888:
Charles Baldwin & Sons (West Stockbridge)