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Castle Street Cafe

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10 Castle St, Great Barrington, MA 01230-1513
+1 413-528-5244
17:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Mon 17:00 - 21:00
Wed - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Ripon, Wisconsin
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47 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Where is it? None perceptible in the Wednesday paella, nor in the Friday cioppino. Nor any peas in the paella. And partner's fries with the great burger were limp and greasy. And yet...Great, friendly staff, terrific bar scene, and consistently superb jazz on the weekends.

1 Thank fallowtreveler
New York City, New York
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We usually arrive in GB fairly late on Friday nights, and ever since 20 Railroad changed hands, we have been dining at Castle Street. It is, in a word, wonderful! We always eat in the bar, and the music is generally very good. The food is ALWAYS very good. My regular order is the beet salad and the shrimp quesadilla... More 

Thank Highfallsgirl
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We had afternoon tea here. The coffee was good and the cakes were even better! The cafe has a lovely feel to it and has plenty of room if there are a few people in your party.

Thank Jodie H
Ripon, Wisconsin
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47 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Still the same great staff, great service, great music. Under new ownership, the CSC remains a favorite destination. Sorry to say, though, that Michael is missed in the kitchen. At last outing the iconic shoestring fries were limp and undercooked (the kitchen did replace them with better) and our favorite cioppino, though it had plenty of seafood, was in a... More 

Thank fallowtreveler
New York City, New York
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116 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We chose this place for a family dinner pretty much at random. We were VERY pleasantly surprised. The cooking can hold its own next to NYC places, really quite original and delicious. The stuffed whitefish was stuffed not with breading, but with vegetables. Also delicious: the steak and the duck. Service was warm and welcoming on a cold day. Wine... More 

Thank MajorNYC
1 review
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

My experience at this restaurant was amazing the service was great-shout out to are waitress Rina she was amazing. The food was exceptional there black bean burger is this best I ever had and they have possibly the longest and best desert menu I've ever seen

Thank alexi-kbn
Wellington, Florida
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

The place to be in Great Barrington Great food great service The chef knows how to prepare Right now the best in Barrington for fine food - convenient parking , theater, Be there or be left out of the scene ! Fab music too Michael really does it best

Thank mfh2016
Housatonic, Massachusetts
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Great food. Great service. Great prices. Great live music. That says it all! We go there ourselves but it's also s perfect place to go with friends.

Thank Ethel K
Amarillo, Texas
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489 reviews
285 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 244 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

This is a nice restaurant in Great Barrington. In the center of town, the location is good and the atmosphere is comfortable. They have a great menu full of interesting food combinations using local produce and meats. The appetizers are very expensive and small. The soups are decently priced and very good. Dinner is overpriced for the amount of food... More 

Thank TrueTexasTraveler
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34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

went with adult son and wife. Nice place, sat in dining room but bar was busy as well. Menu appears to feature local farm fare as names are listed in bold. Am I the only one who finds the menu hard to read? they use centering and one dish looks like it is a description of the previous? Anyhow, ordered... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
American, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Castle St, Great Barrington, MA 01230-1513
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  Great Barrington
  • Phone Number: +1 413-528-5244

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