Archive for the ‘Dining’ Category

Flavours Restaurant is a New Berkshires Favorite

January 12th, 2010 by philhalpern

At Brook Farm Inn in Lenox, MA, we enjoy sharing restaurant recommendations with our guests.  Flavours Restaurant was always one of our favorites, but its location used to be less than stellar.  It’s now moved to  a lovely space in Pittsfield and is better than ever.  There is ample parking across the street.  The menu […]

New Restaurant, Berkshire Harvest, opens in Lenox

July 10th, 2009 by philhalpern

The newest restaurant  in Lenox is called The Berkshire Harvest, because the menu is built around fresh foods that are grown, produced, or sourced in the local community.  We ate dinner there and enjoyed a well prepared meal, in a pleasant atmosphere, with cheerful and attentive service.  The restaurant is open for lunch and dinner, and […]

See Brook Farm Inn on "BettyConfidential.com"

July 3rd, 2009 by philhalpern

We’re delighted that Brook Farm Inn is mentioned by Francine Segan on this terrific website magazine in an article entitled “Summer Breakfasts — Perfect for a Sunday Brunch.”  http://www.bettyconfidential.com/cbc/food-home.html  Francine is a food historian and cookbook author who’s written about us in the past.  She is also a noted presenter, who was at Shakespeare & Co. last night, […]

Church Street Cafe is Open

May 8th, 2009 by philhalpern

At Brook Farm Inn, we know that  Church Street Cafe, in Lenox Massachusetts,  is among our guests’ favorite restaurants.  Tonight it will open for the season.  So check out the menu at www.churchstreetcafe.biz.   And when you stay with us, we’ll be glad to arrange dinner reservations for you at the restaurant.

Lunch At Wheatleigh

April 20th, 2009 by philhalpern

Wheatleigh is one of the premier hotels in the Berkshires.  Located in Lenox, Massachusetts, it’s a sophisticated country house  hotel, with a 5-star gourmet restaurant.  We were pleased to receive a luncheon invitation today.   The gracious reception by friendly staff members was followed by a delicious and beautifully prepared lunch.  It was served in the […]

Nightlife in the Berkshires This Weekend

March 19th, 2009 by philhalpern

There’s always something to do in the Berkshires.  Guests of Brook Farm Inn, in Lenox Massachusetts, frequently enjoy a drink, or a meal, or just dessert, at one of the local night spots.  We recommend the Castle Street Cafe for live music. This weekend they’re featuring Dooley Austin on Friday, March 20, and Peg & Bill […]

Dining Event This Weekend in the Berkshires

February 23rd, 2009 by philhalpern

One of our favorite restaurants is Chez Nous, in Lee, only a 10 minute drive from Brook Farm Inn.  They’re offering a special event this weekend. It’s an opportunity to celebrate what we always love about winter: the wonderful, warming foods and wines that can make you really look forward to a snowy night, seated […]

Lunching In Lenox

July 25th, 2008 by philhalpern

There’s a great new place for lunch in Lenox Massachusetts.  It’s called The Haven, and it’s on Franklin Street, in the heart of the historic district.  It’s centrally located for your visit to the Berkshires. The food is fresh and the presentation is appealing.  The decor is minimal, filled with natural light.  There’s something for […]

The Mount in Lenox Massachusetts Announces '08 Lecture Series

June 24th, 2008 by philhalpern

A favorite of summer visitors to Brook Farm Inn in Lenox Massachusetts has always been the author lecture series at The Mount, home and gardens of Edith Wharton. Lectures take place on Mondays at 4 PM, starting July 7th, and they’re followed by tea and book-signing. We’re also glad to announce  Wharton on Wednesdays at 5 PM in […]

Brook Farm Inn Recipe Receives Raves!

June 15th, 2008 by philhalpern

“I just wanted to let you know how much I (and my friends and co-workers) LOVE the Blueberry Morning Glory!!  I took it to work and after my department devored it, I put it in the breakroom (a great place to empty a dish) and I had 5 requests for the receipe–I am sure there […]