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Jenkins Inn & Restaurant

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7 West St, Barre, MA 01005-9171
978-355-6444
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Description: The Jenkins Inn & Restaurant offers fine dining in a romantic setting with...
The Jenkins Inn & Restaurant offers fine dining in a romantic setting with a limited amount of seating in a fireplaced dining room with panoramic views from 10 windows overlooking our landscaped gardens....We specialize in quality foods, natural & organic, prepared to order by our chef/owner. Entrees include Duck, Lamb, Tenderloin of Beef, Chicken Breast, Ostrich, Salmon, Scallops and assorted filled pasta dishes as well as daily specials.
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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
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This time around my meals were breakfast. There's something for everyone to eat, whether it's eggs, oatmeal or gluten free. After our dinner function, I invited a group back for wine in the library. It's very quaint and relaxing.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 7, 2015
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Houston, Texas
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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

This time around my meals were breakfast. There's something for everyone to eat, whether it's eggs, oatmeal or gluten free. After our dinner function, I invited a group back for wine in the library. It's very quaint and relaxing.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

We visit this B and B for dinner frequently. David is an excellent cook and their are always new items on the menu. Do not forget to have a dessert that Joe has whipped up - it will be made of something fresh and in season. Romantic.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

A small New England town has a great restaurant that is worth the drive! In Barre Massachusetts, the Jenkin's Inn is a cozy place with some delicious dishes featuring seasonal favorites like Pumkin Tomato soup and Pumpkin Ravioli with Spicy Italian Sausage. There are several other creative combinations on the menu too! David and Joe make you feel right at... More 

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Pleasant Hill , California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

I loved everything. The town, the restaurants, the antique shops - everything! The scenic back roads...everything!

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Sutton, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

David & Joe run a 1st class establishment in this small Central MA town. They make you feel as though they have known you for years & cooking dinner for you to-night, your choice, the way you want it prepared. David is an excellent chef, he prepares, the meat, fish, duck, kangraoo & ostrich perfectly. The variety of appetizers are... More 

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Orange, MA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

The Jenkins Inn and Restaurant of Barre, MA is billed as a Bed & Breakfast. As such one finds here a perfectly inviting nook in which to hide away if, in fact, one lives nearby and means to do just that, hide away, or if one has returned to the neighborhood to visit friends and relatives and cherishes a bit... More 

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Central Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

Went with my BFF for a long evening of chit chat. quiet thursday night so we were as leisurely as possible - and as always, Jenkins seemed like we were the only ones there. There were other patrons - but not a lot - but they treated us like we were the only ones in the place. The appetizer special... More 

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Tempe, Arizona, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

No disrespect to the town of Barre, but this restaurant is a hidden gem. Small place but all the details are attended to. The decor is great for either special occasion or "just because." This place is no longer a secret so make reservations in advance. The meal opens with lemon hot towels and crackers with to-die-for spread with orange... More 

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Worcester, MA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

Ok - so Barre is near nothing! Friends brought us here for dinner and we loved it. Great gardens. Great decor. Great food. The menu is both traditional and exotic (kangaroo anyone? Maybe next time if it's still on the specials). This is small and intimate dining. Start off with a warm lemon towel to clean your hands and sit... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

We live just 10 minutes from the Jenkins inn but had never eaten here; we were able to get a discount through Restaurant.com. The restaurant is one room with perhaps 10 tables. It is beautiful; the ambiance could not be better. Fresh flowers on the table, soft music, romantic decor. They have an extensive wine list and specialty drinks. We... More 

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Address: 7 West St, Barre, MA 01005-9171
Phone Number: 978-355-6444
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Barre
Average Prices: USD 20 - 30
Cuisine: Contemporary

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7 West St, Barre, MA 01005-9171
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Barre
  • Phone Number: 978-355-6444

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 30
  • Cuisine: Contemporary

Description

The Jenkins Inn & Restaurant offers fine dining in a romantic setting with a limited amount of seating in a fireplaced dining room with panoramic views from 10 windows overlooking our landscaped gardens....We specialize in quality foods, natural & organic, prepared to order by our chef/owner. Entrees include Duck, Lamb, Tenderloin of Beef, Chicken Breast, Ostrich, Salmon, Scallops and assorted filled pasta dishes as well as daily specials.

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