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Alta Restaurant & Wine Bar

) #1 of 37 Restaurants in Lenox ££ - £££ American, , Vegetarian Friendly
34 Church St, Lenox, MA 01240-2772
+1 413-637-0003
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“alta salad” (19 reviews)
“duck” (74 reviews)
Closes in 13 min
17:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
34 Church St, Lenox, MA 01240-2772
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11 - 20 of 982 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate at the bar and Lisa the bartender steered be with a great meal of Cod with an assortment of veggies and starches and a wine called Picpoul de Pinet which was fantastic. Good service and definitely a place I would go back if in...More

Thank KidLove
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I ate in this restaurant 3 times in my last business trip to Pittsfield. The atmosphere is nice. The lamb was OK, but the duck breast was great. The wine choice is good. The service is friendly and convenient. Reservation might be required for busy...More

Thank Moonlighting_MTL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We try to return to Alta every year when we visit the Berkshires. Always remember to make a reservation ahead of time because the restaurant is always crowded. Make sure to book that specific restaurant not the sister place. Mistakes have been made. The food...More

Thank redramPhiladelphia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Four meals - two turkey burgers, one hamburger and one pan-seared rainbow trout entree. All of us loved the burgers, juicy and tasty. The two turkey burger eaters who had eaten there before said it was one of the few places where they ordered the...More

Thank lakemary1204
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Adequate street parking in downtown Lenox. reservations required. On a nice afternoon or evening also outside porch dining. Pleasant attentive staff. very nice assorted menu to fit everyone's tastes. Alcohol served . Food prepared to request and nicely presented. Opens at 5 PM

Thank GARY W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had heard good things about Alta, but were disappointed with this first visit. The place was noisy, air conditioning blasting, but mainly the food did not impress. My Statler chicken was as ordinary as they come: moist, but tasteless. Portions were skimpy. I couldn't...More

Thank PassingLane211
altawinebar, Owner at Alta Restaurant & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review. We are sincerely sorry about your experience, I have sent you an e mail. Your review and the last few average ones are being addressed, thank you for letting us know. Sincerely Aurelien Telle

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We attended Alta after making reservation far in advance. We were seated in back under noisy AC unit although not busy. Food was ok but not especially well seasoned or prepared. Service was rude not only to our table but to others nearby and was...More

Thank joseamorelo
altawinebar, Owner at Alta Restaurant & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review. I sent you an e mail, I am very much looking forward to hearing back from you. Sincerely Aurelien Telle

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hostess was a little challenged ( we asked if a quieter table was available and she offered one in the bar) but once we were seated we had a great time. Our waitress Rachel was smart and anticipated our needs and the food was...More

Thank Sarene S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely evening and the setting is very nice. Also great staff. BUT food was average at best.

Thank BostonFranks
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food preparation of our meals was excellent. The duck breast was one of the bests I ever had. The roasted chicken was an original preparation with a sumac rub. The fois gras terine well prepared with nice accoutrements; ice cream an sorbets delicious. A...More

Thank Gigi N
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13 November 2016|
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Response from altawinebar | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you so much for your question. As we have a full liquor license, we are nor allowed by state law to let any one bring there own alcoholic beverages. We hope to welcome you at Alta soon.
2 June 2016|
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Response from Deb B | Reviewed this property |
I checked with the restaurant and they confirmed that they are accessible. You may want to email them (email is on their website) with any particular questions. Thanks -
26 January 2016|
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Response from LinZlenox | Reviewed this property |
They have a separate room often used for larger (5 or more) groups, but it is not private. There will be others seated there as well. It is used as a private space for larger groups, as many as 20.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Church St, Lenox, MA 01240-2772
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  Lenox
  • Phone Number: +1 413-637-0003
  • E-mail
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