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La Fogata

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Latin, South American, Colombian
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770 Tyler Street, Pittsfield, MA 01201
(413) 443-6969
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Brooklyn, New York
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

After reading the reviews I talked my husband into trying this restaurant. It is off the beaten path but we found it and parked right in front . We went in at an off hour finding it empty but was greeted by a very friendly waitress. My husband had one of the lunch specials and I had an appetizer with... More 

Thank Debbie J
Pound Ridge, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Restaurant staff and chef was very exact on my Lactose and Gluten allergies. Food and price were very good. Plentiful and delicious! It is a Mom clean cooking! The best there is.

Thank suzanneherbert1
Hyde Park, New York
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We read good reviews of the restaurant and since we were seeing a play in the nearby Barrington Stage Co., we decided to give it a try. I had the fried pork skin with rice, beans, sweet plantains and avocado. My wife had the grilled pork chop with my same sides. We asked for it without the egg. The large... More 

Thank SalsaChef
New Haven, Connecticut
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

If you're looking for Colombian food in the area, look no further. Located outside the usual touristy circle, it was nice to find a place that felt "local" during our visit to the Berkshires. We found the restaurant accommodating for our large group, and the service was surprising quick despite all our orders (10+ people). The portions were extremely generous;... More 

Thank W M
North Adams, Massachusetts
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28 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

With my Haitian buddy La Fogata has become our favorite destination for an authentic :Latino meal. It is owned by the Colombian chef Miguel Gomez. Over the years the business has been expanded but the cuisine remains superb. There are a number of affordable and delicious luncheon specials. I love the plato tipico with its combo of steak, plantain, rice,... More 

Thank Gonzology
Stockbridge, Massachusetts
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303 reviews
190 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

We have been here many times and the food, the service and the beer never disappoint. The food is fresh and delicious, with seafood, pork, beef and chicken. The wait staff is courteous and helpful. Wide selection of Central and Southern American beers and some wines. Aguardiente, cachaca and pisco, too! The decorations are sparse - all the attention is... More 

Thank Leonard S
Monterey, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016

We went here on a Sunday night based upon a Yelp review. Although we were the only customers, we had a very nice meal at a great price compared to most Berkshire County restaurants. Fresh green salad came with every entree. Chorizo appetizers and empanadas were both great.

Thank dianeandkentaub
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

Hands down the best Colombian food around! We have been loyal customers for years and feel like we should have written a hundred positive reviews by now. This place has authentic food that always satisfies! The typical plate is our go-to dish. In all the years of eating here we have never been disappointed!

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Lenox, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2016 via mobile

In a straight dump of a neighborhood, but a recommendation from a friend said it was a couldn't miss while we were in town. Platter typical numero uno. Forget it. Everything was beyond tasty and flavorful. We also tried the tripe soup which was perfect for a super cold day and an adventurous eater. Rad. No bar or Colombian cocktails... More 

Thank SmellsLikeOttosJacke
Pittsfield, Massachusetts
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50 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2016

Clearly one of our favorite restaurants in Pittsfield. There is absolutely nothing fancy about this place - but the food is superb (all freshly cooked to order; mostly Colombian specialties), and the owners are some of the nicest people you'll ever meet. Service can be a bit sloppy. For soccer aficionados, there is always a game on the many TV... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Latin, South American, Colombian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 770 Tyler Street, Pittsfield, MA 01201
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  Pittsfield
  • Phone Number: (413) 443-6969

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?