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Castle Street Cafe

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10 Castle St, Great Barrington, MA 01230-1513
413-528-5244
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Mon 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wed - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Lenox, Massachusetts
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34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first time here for dinner even though we live in Berkshire County. My husband had the meatloaf and I had the filet mignon. We weren't disappointed and would like to try other things on the menu next time. It was a beautiful night and we sat outside.

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Thank nadineab
Wellington, Florida
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

Great Place for dinner and music , Good service delicious food The place to be and be seen Great for after an early movie or afternoon concert Love those desserts

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Thank mfh2016
Southern Maryland
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

The restaurant was very busy when we arrived. There was only one open table. The theatre next door had let out and they filled up all at once. It took a little longer for us to be waited on and served because of the situation. However, that being said, the staff was hustling and doing their best. We got our... More 

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Thank Zetabunny
Great Barrington, Massachusetts
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

There are 2 sections to the restaurant. We enjoy the less formal bar which usually has free tables without a reservation. The specials we always like are the French onion soup and an excellent hamburger and fries. Some evenings in the bar there is live music. Check it out.

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Thank nangold
MLB229, Owner at Castle Street Cafe, responded to this review

Thanks. Some people prefer the bar atmosphere, some like the slightly more formal main dining room-we offer a variety of settings, and try to make everyone welcome and comfortable More 

Great Barrington, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

I think the food here is wonderful. Menu is very varied and much of the food is locally grown. Service is good and weekends there is live jazz in the bar. The bar menu is also quite good if you are looking for lighter fare and cocktails.

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Thank Carol T
Rye
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016

Ate here last night with the family. Server was competent but did not make us feel welcome. No specials. Food was fine. No one was that impressed or disappointed. They often have music in the bar area- nothing too loud which is nice. You can eat in the bar area if you like crowds, noise, and general discomfort, or in... More 

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Thank LUVTUB
Freeport, New York
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2016

What great food within walking distance to our motel. Thankfully they had a sign on the corner which directed us up the block a bit, otherwise we might of walked right by. Great prix fixe menu. The braised short ribs were so tender. The filet mignon was cooked to perfection. (not on prix fixe) Wait staff was kind and attentive... More 

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Thank christine b
Great Barrington, Massachusetts
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62 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

Castle Street has an excellent bar menu and dining menu (both menus available in the bar). Staff is friendly and professional; you are greeted with a smile at the door and prompt seating. They do get busy and do not take reservations for parties under 5 people but they have ample seating and you can sit at the bar for... More 

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Thank EcoM8s
Berkshires
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2016

Fine bar menu and dinner menu . Savory treat s for your palette. Music on the weekends for your listening pleasure. Local and out of town bands featuring many jazz greats.

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Lenox, Massachusetts
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285 reviews
208 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 311 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016

Castle Street serves very good food, has friendly professional service, and their Prix Fixe (available Sun-Thurs. off season) is a 3 course steal at $29 including tea/coffee. Two apps that hit above their weight are the Mung Bean pancake with scallions and a soy drizzle, and the eggplant sampler. On our last visit the shrimp over soba noodles was flat... More 

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Thank C from NY

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20 - $25
Cuisine
American
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Castle St, Great Barrington, MA 01230-1513
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  Great Barrington
  • Phone Number: 413-528-5244

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?