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Barrington Brewery & Restaurant

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Barrington Brewery & RestaurantBarrington Brewery & Restaurant
BA SCORE
87
very good

48 Ratings
Ratings: 48
Reviews: 41
rAvg: 3.84
pDev: 12.5%
Active Beers: 14
Beer Ratings: 220
Beer Avg: 3.68
Taps: 0
Bottles: 0
Cask: N
Beer-to-Go: N
[ Brewery, Eatery ]

420 Stockbridge Road
Great Barrington, Massachusetts, 01230
United States
phone: (413) 528-8282

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Notes:
AKA - Berkshire Mountain Brewers

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Reviews by mltobin:
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mltobin

Connecticut

3.64/5  rDev -5.2%

Just north of the main drag of Great Barrington is this brewpub. It has been open for some time and with that in mind, it has a lived in and comfortable feel to it. With a staff that is generally helpful. They have quite a few different selections from a Bavarian Wheat to the Barrington Brown and then at the holidays, their Yule Fuel. Most of the beers are above average, but not exceptional. Nonetheless, they are very satisfying and if you find yourself passing through, pop into this Western Mass establishment.

09-23-2011 01:50:45 | More by mltobin
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psdriscoll

Connecticut

4.16/5  rDev +8.3%

08-13-2014 22:19:58 | More by psdriscoll
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NickDellaGiustina


5/5  rDev +30.2%

07-23-2014 23:30:59 | More by NickDellaGiustina
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Wally_Dad

Virginia

3.61/5  rDev -6%

Unexpected gem in the middle of . . .well, Berkshire County. We had lunch outside on a beautiful day. The IPA was my choice and it was very good. A bit of an English style with more malt than hops. Food was very good and fresh. Service was a bit slow and not the best, but we weren't in a hurry. Very nice rustic atmosphere.

06-16-2014 22:54:23 | More by Wally_Dad
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MattXT

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

04-01-2014 18:28:01 | More by MattXT
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grahuba

Connecticut

4/5  rDev +4.2%

03-28-2014 23:18:44 | More by grahuba
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ELECTRONICAnonymous

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

02-24-2014 09:02:19 | More by ELECTRONICAnonymous
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civicm87

New York

4.5/5  rDev +17.2%

02-03-2014 01:12:27 | More by civicm87
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JayO

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

12-19-2013 00:31:48 | More by JayO
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jbertsch

Massachusetts

2.83/5  rDev -26.3%

Stopped in a couple months back. I read nice reviews of this place so I had high hopes but ultimately was let down.

Fitting for the country setting and the style of food offered, the restaurant reminds you of an old barn or come-as-you-are country steakhouse. Unsurprisingly, the interior is kitschy. The place needs a makeover. It appears rundown and not in a cute, rustic, or other intentional way. The layout is simply weird. I remember feeling off about walking into an area that quickly turned into the server’s station.

Quick, attentive service is normally a positive. But our service here was so much so that we quickly felt an enjoyable leisurely dinner was not in the cards. Our server was so attentive we felt rushed.

The BBQ food was mediocre. Nothing was wrong, but nothing was worth a return visit. I don’t like that fries cost extra at a pub like this.

The beer was no better. I tried their brown ale, pale ale, and a stout. All three had a noticeably slick and thin mouthfeel I found deterring. As for flavor, the brown ale and pale ale both tasted ok, nothing great. The stout actually smelled very nice but then let me down on flavor, in addition to its poor mouthfeel.

Neither my wife or I were pleased with our experience. We like to visit Tanglewood once a summer and we finally got around to trying this place, but now we know to not go back. More for you all I suppose.

11-05-2013 04:35:23 | More by jbertsch
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Barrington Brewery & Restaurant in Great Barrington, MA
87 out of 100 based on 48 ratings.