Places to Eat

Lodge: Bascom Lodge on Mount Greylock

Top of Mount Greylock

Bascom Lodge is a rustic stone and wood building at the summit Mount Greylock, built by the Civilian Conservation Corps in the 1930s on the Appalachain Trail. It is open from May to October.

Mezze Bistro & Bar

Williamstown

Contemporary American cuisine highlighting the best of the season in support of independent farmers and artisan producers.

Public Eat+Drink

North Adams

Casual, inventive American food. Extensive craft beer selection with 11 taps and over a dozen bottled, curated wine list, and inventive cocktail offerings. Lunch and dinner.

BrewHaHa

North Adams

Known for their moist muffins, omelettes and frittatas, fair trade coffees, and farm-to-table cooking decades before it became a national movement, this local mainstay has newly re-opened in the West End Market.

The Trail House

North Adams - Williamstown line

The Freight Yard in North Adams opens a new restaurant on Route 2 with Pub and Italian fare with seafood, steak and burgers near the Appalachian Trail.

Coyote Flaco

Williamstown

An authentic Mexican restaurant serves a broad range of traditoinal and savory dishes and a variety of margaritas in a relaxed family style, with outdoor dining in warn weather and a warm hearth in the winter. Click here for menu

Elizabeth’s

Pittsfield

Longtime low-key Italian institution with dinerlike setting serving pasta, salad & such for sharing.

Lickety Split

Williamstown

The local scoop shop has moved to the center of Spring Street, serving a range from more than 160 flavors of Steve Herrells locally made ice cream.

A-Frame Bakery

Williamstown

The A-Frame Bakery offers unique handmade specialty products made from scratch with the finest all natural ingredients – fresh butter, eggs, milk, cream, premium chocolate and nuts. Holiday bake goods.

Wild Oats Market

Williamstown

The cafe serves a buffet if hot dishes, a salad bar, soups, grab-and-go sandwiches and other gourmet items, along with coffee and pastries to eat heree or take away.

Store at Five Corners

South Williamstown

At the intersection of Route 7 and Route 43, the bakery and café serves artisan coffee, home-made pastries, soups and sandwiches and offers a small selection of wines and fresh produce, with a communal table and glassed in porch.

Hot Tomatoes

Williamstown

Hand-stretched, hearth-baked pizza, salads, gelato, and more, with outdoor tables where visitors can enjoy a slice out back by the Green River.

Jack’s Hot Dog Stand

North Adams

A North Adams institution. Handmade hamburgers, hot dogs, french fries, and more since 1917. Open Monday-Saturday 10am-7pm. Closed Sunday.

Casa Lina

Melahat and Fahri Karakaya, owners of Pera Bistro on Spring Street,  serve Northern Italian fare and tapas.

Cafe Seven

The Clark Art Institute

Features La Colombe coffee and seasonal homemade soups, delicious sandwiches, and fresh salads made with locally sourced ingredients from nearby farms.

Chef’s Hat Diner

Williamstown

Breakfast destination with overstuffed omelets, fluffy pancakes topped with strawberries and whip cream, and more. Open 7 days.

Chopsticks

Williamstown

Japanese, Chinese and Korean cuisine with a sushi bar. Eat-in or take out. Open 7 days.

Cozy Corner

Williamstown

American, Italian, and Greek cuisine open 7 days for lunch, dinner, or takeout.

Desperados

Williamstown & North Adams

Fresh made salsa, guacamole, and favorite Mexican food. Margaritas too.

Freight Yard Pub

North Adams

Hearty American pub fare located in a historic district.

Gala Restaurant and Bar

Williamstown

Traditional steakhouse fare with hearty bistro options using locally sourced ingredients. Outdoor seating or fireside during the colder months. Breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner.

Golden Eagle Restaurant

North Adams

Located on the historic Route 2 hairpin turn featuring outdoor dining with a panoramic view of North Adams, Williamstown, Adams, and Clarksburg.

Gramercy Bistro

North Adams

Contemporary French cuisine with global influences. Brunch on Sunday.

Haflinger Haus

Adams

Featuring some of Austria’s most delicious foods, like authentic wiener schnitzel, goulash, and spätzle along with classic American and continental dishes.

The Hub

North Adams

Casual American fare.

John Andrews Restaurant

Sough Egremont

Specializes in regional American cuisine with an emphasis on local fresh and seasonal ingredients and Italian regional influences.

The Log

Williamstown

The Log longtime Williams College institution, a pub with fire places, arm chairs and trivia nights. Ramunto’s has taken over with a new menu leaning toward pizza and pub food.

Man of Kent Tavern

Hoosick Falls, NY

Crowded with the people you want to meet: hikers, skiers and locals.

Taconic Golf Clubhouse

Williamstown

Ranked #1 Best Public Golf Course in Massachusetts by Golf Magazine, Taconic offers a wide view over the valley, a classically challenging course, and playing conditions renovated in 2009.

‘6 House Pub

Williamstown

Classic pub to fancy fare in a comfortable setting. Outdoor seating and a “doggie menu”.

Mill on the Floss

New Ashford

Elegant simplicity of French Country Cuisine in the charm of an 18th-century farmhouse. Dinner Tuesday-Sunday from 5pm.

Old Forge

Lanesboro

Wings and a huge selection of beers, along with other pub fare, make this a popular spot for locals and visitors.

Olympic Pizza Family Restaurant

Williamstown

Lunch and dinner in a family-friendly environment. Pizza, Greek, American, and Italian dishes. Open 7 days, 9am-11pm.

Papa Charlie’s Deli

Williamstown

Try the Zonker Harris or the Mary Tyler Moore, all of the sandwiches named after celebrities.

Pedrin’s Dairy Bar

North Adams

Family owned and operated classic dairy bar. Fish fry, ice cream, enjoyed at a colorful picnic table.

Pelty’s Pizza

Colonial Plaza

Pizza, grinders, salads, pasta, and more available to eat in, take out, and for delivery.

Pera Mediterranean Bistro

Williamstown

American and Mediterranean fare specializing in kebobs, sampler platter of hummus, tabouli, grape leaves, sautéed falafel, and smoky grilled eggplant puree, as well as a large variety of wraps.

Purple Pub

Williamstown

Classic pub fare and a wide selection of beer. Lunch and dinner.

Six Depot

West Stockbridge

Coffee roastery, café, art gallery & event space in West Stockbridge.

Spice Root

Williamstown

Modern Indian cuisine. Executive lunch buffet weekdays and Maharaja brunch buffet served weekends.

Blue Mango

Williamstown

Japanese and Thai cuisine. Lunch and dinner served daily.

Tony’s Sombrero

Williamstown

Quesadillas, tacos, tamales, and giant burritos. Eat-in or take-out.

Water Street Grill

Williamstown

Steak, seafood, and tavern fare with a wide selection of beer, wine and spirits.

Uptown Tunnel

Along with its home base on Spring Street and a satellite at Mass MoCA, Tunnel City coffee also runs a bright and quiet coffee shop in the Follett-run Williams College bookstore.

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