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The Gateways Inn & Restaurant

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Bar, International, Pub
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51 Walker St, Lenox, MA 01240
+1 413-637-2532
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5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 12:01 am
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Waitstaff

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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars

A very quiet Saturday night dinner. We had a 3 course meal for $39. The veal short rib was great and the salmon was very good. There was only one server taking care of the bar, host, runner, server and whatever else was needed to do. We didn't get her name but she did the best job she could. We... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 22, 2015
Pittsfield, Massachusetts
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Pittsfield, Massachusetts
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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015 via mobile

A very quiet Saturday night dinner. We had a 3 course meal for $39. The veal short rib was great and the salmon was very good. There was only one server taking care of the bar, host, runner, server and whatever else was needed to do. We didn't get her name but she did the best job she could. We... More 

Thank davsprt714
Boston, Massachusetts
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2015

Our visit did not start out well. There was only one other seated table at 7PM on a Friday. The menu was a list of things a trained monkey could cook--beef Burgundy, sirloin steak, braised veal, etc. We ordered a bottle of wine, were asked for the number on the wine menu, and after a while we were told that... More 

Thank Jeff P
EiranMichele, Owner at The Gateways Inn & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I'm glad you were pleasantly surprised despite your initial misgivings. In the winter we opt for solid, warming comfort foods which may seem simple, but elevated in execution and presentation. We look forward to your return visit. More 

Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

Seriously the most amazing food ever! There was not one meal that I didn't love. I would highly recommend for breakfast, lunch or dinner!

Thank Flea32013
New York City, New York
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015

We enjoyed a long romantic weekend as a special birthday gift for my sweetheart. The inn is over one hundred years old and we had a very cozy room, with large bed and gas fireplace. They have a wonderful breakfast buffet on the weekends and live music in the lounge. It is in the middle of Lenox and everything you... More 

Thank safpsy
Lenox, Massachusetts
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

if you want a quiet atmosphere and delicious food after a hectic day- eat here. The service was first rate as well. We really appreciate the availability wine from a local winery. There really was something for everyone on this varied menu. We had veal cutlets. Expecting them breaded they actually were served in a delicate sauce that was much... More 

Thank maestra32
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

Recently visited the Gateway Inn for dinner and ordered one the fixed menu options. The food and service were very good. Enjoyed dessert and coffee in the lounge while listening to entertainment. The neon OPEN sign in the window is tacky and needs to be removed as this is an upscale establishment.

Thank grammie321
Milford, New Hampshire
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

The owners of The Gateways Inn & Restaurant are so nice. They made suggestions for my husband and I that were perfect for our one night, two day stay in Lenox, MA (our first time in the Berkshires.) Their food was wonderful and their jazz entertainment the evening we were there was so enjoyable. We are grateful our journey was... More 

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Lenox, Massachusetts
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271 reviews
196 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 303 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

Gateways definitely has the look. A beautiful B&B, great lounge to hang while listening to music and grab a bite, but their restaurant really lacks consistency and a service level that reflects the rest of the place. On our last visit we had the prix fixe (a good deal) and a la carte choices. The food was mixed. The sides... More 

Thank C from NY
South Portland, Maine
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40 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015 via mobile

️The Gateways Restaurant is a fun place with delicious, unfussy food. We had dinner on a Saturday night. Good wine list. My duck breast was perfect with garlicky Swiss chard (would have liked more of it), my wife had a juicy chicken breast. The piano afterwards had a talented vocalist and librettist playing Broadway and related show tunes. Worth a... More 

Thank Kbelton1961
Long Island, NY
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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015

We had the chicken, beef, and fish on a crowded Saturday evening. Everyone's food was fresh and hot and delicious. The sides were creamy mashed potatoes that melt in your mouth and vegetables. Everything was great & everyone in our large party enjoyed the slow, relaxed pace of dining @ the Gateways Inn. Thank you Michele & Eiran for making... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 51 Walker St, Lenox, MA 01240
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  Lenox
  • Phone Number: +1 413-637-2532

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 18 - 35
  • Cuisine: Bar, International, Pub
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 12:01 am
5:00 pm - 12:01 am

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