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Brava

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Italian, Pizza, Spanish, Tapas
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27 Housatonic Street, Lenox, MA
413 637 9171
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5:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night

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  • 55
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  • 42
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  • 10
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  • 5
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Creative, attentive, authentic, talented chefs

Spectacutar food. Pricey. If you can get a seat across from the chefs at work it's ideal, and so fun to watch them do their thing. Seating is very limited, so consider going early or late. Wait staff was very attentive. Limited wind selection, but what they offer is good!

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 29, 2015
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Southbury
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Southbury
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015 NEW

Spectacutar food. Pricey. If you can get a seat across from the chefs at work it's ideal, and so fun to watch them do their thing. Seating is very limited, so consider going early or late. Wait staff was very attentive. Limited wind selection, but what they offer is good!

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Detroit, Michigan
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 via mobile

We ordered stuffed mushrooms - we literally got 2 stuffed small mushrooms, for $10. A small plate of fries - another $6. A thin, thumb-sized slice of sirloin with a couple aragula leaves - $17. If you ask for fries or potatoes or anything else to go with that sirloin - be prepared to pay an extra whatever separate side... More 

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Massachusetts
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

This is a unique little restaurant in Lenox. They have an incredible wine and beer selection. The food is a little more limited, but you would find similar limited choices in a Madrid taps bar. There may be a wait since there is seating for about 35 total. The portions are smaller than what you'll fine at tapas restaurants in... More 

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Newyork
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22 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

Great service. Good food. Mainly tapas - reminded us of our visits to Madrid. Great lamb chops and meatballs. Service was attentive and pleasant. I would definitely got back again.

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New York City, New York
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

The place is on a side street, the bar is small but it is a real nice place to spend time in the middle of winter. We were there mid February 2015. Snow all over the place. Small place, holds about 30 people. Small plates and very good sangria. We stumbled upon it while walking down Church St. They have... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

Coming through town after a nighttime music event, we were glad to find Brava open and serving food. Service was quick, the choices of wine and beer were extensive, and the late supper was just what our party of 3 needed. We had the curry carrot soup, arugula salad, stuffed mushrooms and fennel and hot pepper pizza. Everything tasted excellent... More 

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Norwell, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

We had a fantastic meal at Brava! I had a flight of white wines to drink, and my husband tried the extensive beer list. We had the spicy potatoes (can't remember the exact title) and they were delicious (spicy!). I also had the butternut squash risotto and my husband ate wings. Nice, tucked away location. No problems getting in and... More 

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Westchester, N.Y.
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10 reviews 10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

The food was stupendous. Great service, excellent beer on tap and wonderfully delicious tapas. The restaurant is small so during peak season make sure you get there early.

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Lenox, Massachusetts
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Tourists may be disappointed with the atmosphere but will be delighted with the food, service, and friendly staff. The pizza baked to order and the calamari are worth weekly repetition. Lenox regulars are so happy to have Brava in the neighborhood.

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Lenox
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015 via mobile

Been here 3-4 times. Always wonderful. Great beer list ( and wine list, but that's not so unusual). Calamari (very good), scallops (excellent), chard salad (perfect) this time. We have never had a dud here. We try to eat at the bar, always fun.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 27 Housatonic Street, Lenox, MA
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  Lenox
  • Phone Number: 413 637 9171

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 12 - 25
  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Spanish, Tapas
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Monday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?