Among the many things to do in Lenox, MA, fine dining is one of the best, and for good reason! There are many unique restaurants to choose from in our charming New England town, many of which are ideal for a memorable date night. We hope you’re hungry because here are just some of our personal favorite restaurants in Lenox, MA!
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5 Restaurants in Lenox That You’ll Love
The Gateways Restaurant
The Gateways Inn stands out amongst restaurants in Lenox MA for its contemporary American cuisine. Our goal is to create a menu and place where we ourselves would want to eat. Each dish is made with the freshest ingredients possible to achieve the perfect flavor. By working with our local agricultural organization, Berkshire Grown, we’re able to utilize the highest quality locally grown produce to obtain a farm to table menu.
Due to our use of fresh local ingredients, our menu changes seasonally. However, you can always count on finding something to please your palate. Be sure to save room for dessert, as the chef always has that perfect treat to cap off a meal. Our extensive wine list also allows you to find that perfect vintage to complement your meal.
The beverage selection isn’t limited to wine. We also have a fantastic collection of Single Malt Scotch and local craft beers. For the finest dining in Lenox, be sure to make a reservation at the Gateways Inn Restaurant!
Using only seasonally inspired ingredients, Nudel is a creative reflection of food that is grown and harvested in our region. They collaborate with small local farms to create menu selections that are focused on freshness, taste, and overall guest experience. Since this restaurant is so popular and provides limited seating, it is recommended that you make a reservation in advance!
3. Alta Restaurant and Wine Bar
Alta in Lenox, MA is open for lunch and dinner and has a Mediterranean-inspired menu as well as a great wine selection. They boast 24 varieties of wine by the glass. Stop by for lunch and choose from a tasty assortment of paninis, wraps, burgers, quesadillas and more. Or make a reservation during the week for salads and entrees like pasta, poultry, and fish with the perfect wine pairing. Located around the corner from the Gateways Inn, it an approximate 3-minute walk.
4. Frankie’s Ristorante Italiano
Frankie’s Ristorante Italiano has wonderful Italian-American cuisine in a warm and personable atmosphere. Family inspires everything the team at Frankie’s does, and it shines through in their food and service. Homemade dishes come from family recipes that originated in Bologna, Italy, so you know you’re getting authentic Italian cuisine. Specialties include Frankie’s Osso Buco, Grilled Ribeye Fiorentina, Franco’s Famosa Lasagna, and Fresh Shrimp & Lobster Ravioli. Frankie’s is located on Main Street just 7 minutes from the Gateways Inn.
5. Church Street Cafe
The recently renovated restaurant has a great ambiance enhanced by reclaimed wood in the flooring, bar and dining tables. The eclectic menu includes fresh takes on classic salads and starters as well as entrees of seafood, poultry and beef. The restaurant is located on Church St., right next to our favorite shop in Lenox, Concepts of Art.
Stay With Us at the Gateways Inn
To experience the best of our on-site eatery and other restaurants in Lenox, MA, we invite you to check into the Gateways Inn! After a satisfying meal in the restaurant, you can enjoy live music and drinks in our Lounge. When an evening full of great food, drink and music has come to an end, retire to one of our beautiful guest rooms and relax in the elegant surroundings. It’s everything you need and more to make lifelong memories in one place!
Book your next getaway with us today and we look forward to seeing you soon!