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11 Hawthorne Road, Lenox, MA 01240
+1 413-637-0610
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6:30 am - 7:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 6:30 am - 4:00 pm
Mon - Tue 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wed 6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Thu 6:30 am - 7:00 pm
Fri 7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Sat 6:30 am - 5:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations
Description: Wheatleigh's Dining Room awarded Forbes 5 Star and AAA 5 Diamond is one of...
Wheatleigh's Dining Room awarded Forbes 5 Star and AAA 5 Diamond is one of the best restaurants on the East Coast. The Cuisine of Jeffrey Thompson is focusing on the freshness of ingredients and their natural flavors. An amazing wine list with over 850 references will complement your dinner. To focus on an amazing meal all our prices are inclusive of service. Taxes will apply.
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  • 55
    Excellent
  • 8
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
One of the best meal ever

I ve been to many high end fine dining restaurant in NYC, and i heard a lot about wheatleigh and his chef, so i decided to go to their Dining Room. OMG what an experience. Since u walk in till you walk out you feel like a king. Impeccable service and very discreet. We had a 7 course meal... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 16, 2015
Verracampo85
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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  • Entertaining clients
  • Special occasions
  • Romantic
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70 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

I ve been to many high end fine dining restaurant in NYC, and i heard a lot about wheatleigh and his chef, so i decided to go to their Dining Room. OMG what an experience. Since u walk in till you walk out you feel like a king. Impeccable service and very discreet. We had a 7 course meal. Lovely.... More 

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Dalton, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

I decided to go to Wheatleigh after reading some amazing reviews for Dinner with Family, from the moment we arrived our car was valet parked and staff invited us for a cocktail before dinner, everything there so far was top notch and elegant, when they seated us in the Portico , the room is amazing sitting in a glass enclosed... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

What an amazing experience we had! Service and accommodations where top notch! Food was excellent, our dinner was outstanding from start to finish! Working in the food industry my whole life and have never experienced the level of care and service we received here. Truly a experience everyone should try! Thank you staff and management for a memorable stay!

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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Firstly, oenophiles rejoice! The wine list is a dream. The sommelier was very knowledgeable and charming, taking the time to explain the various wines and why he had selected them for us. We took a Coravin wine pairing and the vineyard and vintages that came one after the other were superb - including a 1990 d'yquem! The restaurant also offered... More 

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Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

After a meal prepared with the greatest attention to detail and replete with a full bounty of culinary pleasures, our food experience at The Wheatleigh was completely compromised by a total mishandling by the manager of a question concerning the bill by one of the members of our party. Even though I was not directly involved in the conversation, it's... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We celebrated an important family birthday and elected to have the 7 course meal. Everything was delicious and beautifully presented. The staff treated us like royalty. The champagne was perfect and the cheese course was to die for. We're already planning our next visit.

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Pittsfield, Massachusetts
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

It is laughable that other Lenox restaurants are compared to the Wheatleigh. It is not even close. This is a five star, totally upscale dining experience. The other places mentioned are typical small town, overpriced eateries. If you can afford the Wheatleigh, GO, you won't regret it.

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Key West, Florida
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Go out of your way to dine here. The view is of the William Olmstead Law garden, the villa has been magnificently renovated, the staff is impeccable and the food can only be compared to the finest in the greatest cities. If you're visiting The Berkshires this is the place.

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Boston, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We ate at the Blantryre on our last visit, and it was an amazing experience. When I read the reviews on this place, I figured we'd try it out, what a disappointment. We had lunch here, in the library. We were one of two couples there, and I can understand why, what I can't understand is how they get such... More 

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Greenwich, Connecticut
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

Jeffrey Thompson clearly loves being a chef. You can see it by the sparkle in his eyes and smile on his face. His dishes are creative, beautifully crafted and presented, and fun. Particularly notable is his ability to coax optimal flavor from vegetables without resorting to deep frying. The a la carte dinner is a four course affair. One chooses... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 11 Hawthorne Road, Lenox, MA 01240
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  Lenox
  • Phone Number: +1 413-637-0610

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 110 - 175
  • Cuisine: French, American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Entertaining clients, Special occasions, Romantic

Description

Wheatleigh's Dining Room awarded Forbes 5 Star and AAA 5 Diamond is one of the best restaurants on the East Coast. The Cuisine of Jeffrey Thompson is focusing on the freshness of ingredients and their natural flavors. An amazing wine list with over 850 references will complement your dinner. To focus on an amazing meal all our prices are inclusive of service. Taxes will apply.
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 5:00 pm

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