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Berkshire Cafe

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71 Albert St, Torrington, CT 06790-6402
+1 860-489-0600
11:00 - 23:00
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Torrington, Connecticut
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Has been a local favorite place for pizza for 60+ years. A great value for the dollar. They don't have a deep fryer but I still love the wings that they bake.

Thank Duane H
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Always great pizza and cold beer and great waitstaff and bartenders !!!!!!!! Always a pleasure to go there on Friday night to have dinner, always busy !!!

Thank JoeB1954
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40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

Went for lunch not very busy, got the wings they were good they bake them instead of fry them. I got a small salad it was very good only one kind of dressing it was also good, they put ham an pepperoni in the salad. Got the large pizza w/ meat ball an pepperoni it was good a bit doughey... More 

Thank Lndsray
Oakville, Connecticut
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

We went there with family for the first time in 15 years. Back then we went often when we lived a little closer. It was the same as i remembered it for the most part though probably a little cleaner. The pizza was great as well as the salad. The only disappointment were the chicken wings. These guys have missed... More 

Thank kevMcf
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2016 via mobile

Went there on a recommendation of a local. Heard the salad with the homemade dressing was good to try. Four of us ate from a large size and it was plenty. The sausage pizza was very very good even though the crust is thicker than I would except from up north. One person ordered the pastrami rueben. It looked like... More 

Thank astanley
Litchfield, Connecticut
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75 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016

It’s a good place to hang out with buddies or family. Hi-backed wood booths in the DR offer a private setting and your conversation doesn’t get drowned out by the surrounding folks.It is a small bar area and the DR fills up fast especially on the weekend so there may be a wait for a table. It is so worth... More 

Thank Chefnfly
Torrington, Connecticut
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

Have a salad first with homemade secret dressing..then followup with the pizza!! Of course add a bloody mary on a Sunday!!

Thank cmarkey4
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2015

The food is consistently good. Sausage pizza is our favorite and the sausage is home made. Wine selection is surprisingly good as is the beers. I especially like the margaritas. Soups are good, but the clam chowder is outstanding. They make a great Reuben as well. If there around St.Patricks's Day, be sure to try the Corned Beef and Cabbage... More 

Thank Ingy62
New Mexico
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123 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2015

I'll preface this review by saying that I prefer a thinner crust for my pizza. To me, the Berkshire's crust is a little too thick, and they put too much sauce and toppings on it. It's closer to a Chicago-style deep dish than I'd like, which is more like eating a casserole than a pizza. But the flavors are good,... More 

Thank Sarah A
torrington, connecticut
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104 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2015

The food is pizza with some other options, with great salads. Bar is a little dated and kinda out dated. Needs a little up keeping and TLC. But food is great.

Thank kenney234

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Pizza, Italian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 Albert St, Torrington, CT 06790-6402
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Torrington
  • Phone Number: +1 860-489-0600

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