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Great Barrington

Southern Berkshire's largest town is one of natural beauty, cultural wealth and historical "firsts." Combined with its convenient location, a fashionable shopping district, fine restaurants and recreational opportunities, Great Barrington is and has been a favorite holiday haven for more than 100 years.

Antiques

Elise Abrams Antiques • Fine antiques for dining, furniture and tabletop accessories.

11 Stockbridge Road Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.3201

Berkshire Pets

BensDotter's Pet • Please feel welcome to stop in to look around. You'll find very carefully selected kibbled and canned foods, along with supplies, supplements, medicinals, and truly natural treats and chews.

940 Main Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.4940

VCA All Caring Animal Hospital • Offers holistic and conventional veterinary medicine along with regular veterinary services, preventative medicine, diagnostics, radiology, dentistry and surgery,

440 Stockbridge Road Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413 528 5577

Bookshelves

The Bookloft • Our famous staff pick section, E-Books, R-books (real books, of course) and other gifts. Books of the Berkshires a specialty. The Bookloft, independent since 1974.

Barrington Plaza 332 Stockbridge Road Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.1521

Mason Library

231 Main Street (Route 7) Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.2403

Ramsdell Library

1087 Main Street Housatonic MA 01236 • 413.274.3738

Children

Cove Bowling Lanes • Enjoy our 24 Lane Bowling Facility complete with a full service Lounge, Snack Bar, Redemption Arcade Games and Indoor Mini-Golf.

109 Stockbridge Road Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.1220

Shiro Sushi & Hibachi • We believe food should satisfy all the senses. Our food is prepared with care and beautifully presented with the freshest ingredients, combined to delight the eyes as well as the taste buds.

105 Stockbridge Road Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.1898

Charley's • Fun gifts 'n things for babies, kids, grown-ups and doggies with proceeds to benefit Charley's Fund.

635 Main Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.0400

twiGs GB • Women's and children's contemporary clothing, accessories and gifts.

24 Railroad Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.4044

Catherine’s Chocolates • This family-run business offers the personal touch and welcomes you to come say hello and taste for yourself why they think their hand-dipped, hand-packed chocolates are the best.

260 Stockbridge Road Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.2510

Robins Candy • Old fashioned Treats, fresh fudge, licorice, sweets and smiles. Awarded YANKEE Magazine Editors Choice "Best of New England".

288 Main Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.8477

SoCo Creamery • A family owned and run micro-creamery producing delicious, all natural, ultra-premium ice cream, sorbet, and gelato using the finest ingredients available.

5 Railroad Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.644.9866

The Gifted Child • Colorful, contemporary clothing, toys and accessories for newborns to preteens - tried-and-true classics to the latest novelty item.

28 Railroad Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.1395

JWS Art Supplies • Dedicated to providing high quality and beginner art supplies in a friendly atmosphere with a knowledgable staff to encourage and support local artists at all stages of creation.

38 Railroad Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.644.9838

Matrushka Toys & Gifts • We feature classic toys made from natural materials and unique gifts from European and American craftspeople: natural fiber clothing, books, baby gifts, distinctive room decor.

309 Main Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.6911

Tom's Toys • Simply the best toy store in the Berkshires! Come visit and walk through our exciting collection of 20,000 different toys, games, dolls, puzzles, arts and crafts.

297 Main Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.3330

Dining

Allium Restaurant & Bar • Contemporary American cuisine with a seasonal menu focus on local ingredients, an exceptional wine list and extensive selection of cocktails in a popular, late-night bar.

42/44 Railroad Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.2118

Aroma Bar & Grill • Where the quality defines the name serving traditional Indian cuisine. We at Aroma, while preserving the tradition of Indian food, serve the authentic flavors from all parts of India.  

485 Main Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413 528 3116

Café ADAM • Berkshire Native and Chef owned, 400+wine selection, wine spectator award wine list, multiple dining rooms, full bar. Modern European cuisine, seasonal local ingredients, reservations essential.

420 Stockbridge Road Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.7786

Koii • Chinese Restaurant to eat in or take out.

300 State Road Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.5678

Naji's Mediterranean Cuisine • "This place is some of the most delicious Mediterranean food I have ever eaten. Plus Naji was the coolest guy ever." - Customer Review

405 Stockbridge Road Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.5540

Prairie Whale • Simple and delicious food with a menu that changes daily and largely sourced from local farms. The setting is rustic tables and reclaimed-wood paneled rooms; the atmosphere fun and casual.

178 Main Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.5050

Xicohtencatl Mexican Restaurant • Enjoy authentic Mexican cuisine. Drink from our extensive tequila bar offering over fifty top tequilas and margaritas that Berkshire Living Magazine called ‘spectacular’.

50 Stockbridge Road Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.2002

Fuel Coffee Shop • We are an event, a place to be. You can sit quietly with a cappuchino or visit with friends while you surf the web with a smoothie. You can get lunch or what you need to take out.

293 Main Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.5505

Haven • High quality food and excellent service - a fresh cup of great coffee, a healthy delicious breakfast to stay, a tasty meal to go or a catered event for dozens of friends and family.

325 Stockbridge Road Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.5433

Patisserie Lenox • Fine French Pastries, gourmet teas and coffee, specialty cakes, wedding cakes. Organic lunch served all day.

313 Main Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.591.8747

Baba Louie’s • A family style restaurant serving sourdough pizza, oversized salads, daily pasta specials, panning sandwiches and daily lunch specials.

286 Main Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.8100

Bistro Box • Started as a mobile food business, Bistro Box now has a permanent home. It is a roadside eatery with "not your average shack food".

937 South Main Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.717.5958

Castle Street Café • Chef Owned Casual Cafe and Jazz bar featuring American and Inventive cuisine made from Berkshire Grown ingredients. Live Jazz Friday and Saturday.

10 Castle Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.5244

Farm Markets

Gt Barrington Farmers Market • 100% producer only market offering a wide assortment of vegetables, fruit, cheese, bread and plants.
Saturday 9AM-1PM. 13 May- October.

18 Church Street Gt Barrington MA 01230 • alanachernila@gmail.com

Fine Arts

Lauren Clark Fine Art • Fine Art. Contemporary Craft. Custom Framing.

325 Stockbridge Road Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.0432

Food & Entertaining

The Chef’s Shop • Since 1991 The Chef’s Shop offers the region’s finest selection of quality cookware and tabletop accessories at the guaranteed lowest prices anywhere.

31 Railroad Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.0135

Berkshire Co-op Market • Cooperative natural food store selling organic, local products, dedicated to community development, public health, environmental stewardship and sustainable agriculture.

42 Bridge Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.9697

Bizalions Fine Food • “Marseilles-infused charcuterie-café [where] everything is as good as it gets...” - NY Times. Step into France to enjoy a prepared meal or an imported one.

684 Main Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.644.9988

Guido's Fresh Marketplace • THE source if you are looking for best-quality, wholesome and delicious food. A family-owned independent grocery store, the freshest, finest and friendliest since 1979.

760 South Main Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.9255

The Meat Market • Works with local farmers to find pasture-raised beef, pork, lamb, and chicken, specializes in custom orders and carries house-made charcuterie and cured meats.

389 Stockbridge Road Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.2022

Rubiner's Cheesemongers & Grocers • The feel of an old general grocery store in the center of this small New England town. Good sandwiches, cheese, of course, and other exquisite foods.

264 Main Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.0488

Domaney’s Liquors & Fine Wines • Beer. Wine. Liquor. A welcoming store with a democratic selection that takes the stress out of wine buying. Our customer service is paramount.

66 Main Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.0024

Garden Style

Bella Flora • Within Guido’s Fresh Marketplace, Bella Flora is no garden-variety florist whether your taste leans toward the traditional, the contemporary or somewhere in between.

760 Main Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413 528 1581

Ward's Nursery & Garden Center • Open year round Ward's offers perennials, woody plants and thousands of annuals and seeds, fall bulbs and a holiday showcase of cut greenery and decor.

600 South Main Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.0166

Windy Hill Farms • A diverse horticultural operation: pick your own apple orchard and blueberry field, specialty ornamental nursery stock, a retail garden center and a full service landscape department.

686 Stockbridge Road Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.298.3217

Home Design

Wingate Ltd. • "A house has soul and personality, reflecting the essence of the people who live there."A signature international style reflecting Tuscan, English, French Country and an American Classic.

Jenifer House Commons 420 Stockbridge Road Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.644.9960

Home Style

Dabney McAvoy Home • A home furnishings store offering a range of objects and furniture to be layered into your existing decor whether your home is minimalist, modernist or chockablock with antiques.

635 Main Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.3600

Germain • A multidisciplinary retail experience, the store carries antiques, upholstered furniture, glassware, fashion and art, fusing vintage industrial, mid-century classics, and upholstered furnishings.

635 Main Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.644.8688

Hammertown Great Barrington • A lifestyle marketplace, featuring a carefully curated selection of furniture, rugs, kitchenware, accessories and much more.

15 Bridge Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.7766

One Mercantile • One Mercantile is a small production, fair trade, and vintage reproduction home goods store.

8 Castle Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.1718

Seeds & Co. • A modern emporium for a stylish life!

34 Railroad Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.52. 8122

Lodging

The Wainwright inn • This historic 1766 B&B has a stellar reputation for comfort and service., filled with lovely antiques, linens, highly polished wood carved staircase, charming parlors and wrap-around porches.

518 South Main Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.2062

Lifestyle

Sruti Berkshires Yoga Center • Center for Yoga & Transformational Arts. Sruti is a Sanskrit word meaning that which is heard or revealed through direct experience. Come experience, you never know.

33 Railroad Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.717.5058

Mostly for Men

Barrington Outfitters • We specialize in top-quality apparel and indoor and outdoor furniture. Come see us and experience the difference!

289 Main Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.0021

Eagle Shoe and Boot Co. • A full service shoe store. Shoe, leather repair and sales with a wonderful selection of sandals and hiking boots.

154 Main Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.2176

Berkshire Bike & Board • Berkshire Counties premier bike shop. Servicing the entire family and the enthusiast. Voted top 100 retailer by Bicycle Retailer and Industry News.

29 State Road Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.5555

Outdoor Adventures

Appalachian Trail • A marked hiking trail in the eastern United States extending between Springer Mountain in Georgia and Mount Katahdin in Maine running through the Berkshires.

South Egremont MA 01258 • 413.528.8002

Monument Mountain • Ascend this popular peak and from its summit gaze across the spectacular landscapes of the Housatonic River Valley and the southern Berkshires.

Route 7 Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.298.3239

Performing Arts

Berkshire Bach Society • Providing a thorough and continuous exploration of Bach’s vast legacy and offering the highest quality concerts and lectures. Check website for schedule.

PO Box 1002 Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.9555

Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center • For an exciting night out, this beautiful historic theater offers music, dance, theater, opera, movies and family programs for the Southern Berkshires and neighboring communities.

14 Castle Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.0100

Personal Style

Karen Allen Fiber Arts • An extraordinary collection of cashmere and fine woolen knitwear as well as clothing, handbags and jewelry created by unique studio designers from the Berkshires and all over the world.

8 Railroad Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.8555
karenallen-fiberarts.com

Louisa Ellis • For the confident, feminine and sophisticated woman, a carefully selected mix of clothing and accessories reflective of her personal style and pieces she will reach for again and again.

294 Main Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.717.1897

Cyril & Dayne • Haute Couture Eyewear. Hand-made to order in France from high-quality, expensive material, our eyewear is made with extreme attention to detail.

285 Main Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.6330

Mistral’s • A collection of French inspired home accents and gifts including tabletop, nightwear and bath items.

7 Railroad Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 413.528.1618

McTeigue & McClelland • Masters of the Art. Dedicated to Making the Most Beautiful Jewelry Imaginable.

454 Main Street Great Barrington MA 01230 • 800.956.2826