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Trattoria Il Vesuvio

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242 Pittsfield Rd, Lenox, MA 01240-2184
+1 413-637-4904
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16:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 16:30 - 21:00
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Newark, New Jersey
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92 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The meal was great but when I was there the service was a little slow. Talking to the maître d they were not prepared for the place to be packed. But the waitress and servers were very helpful and made the time go by easily. The capers was very good and so was the Fra Diavolo was extremely good.

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Thank Augusto V
Lakeville, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We had a wonderful experience, food was delicious and the service outstanding. Already looking forward to a return visit.

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Thank 552paulams
1 review
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Salad was tiny. My chicken parm was not good...like frozen, store bought. I could do a better job myself, and I don't ever cook dinner. Pasta and sauce was not terrible, but not enough to rescue the rest of the meal. My girlfriend's seafood was awful, overcooked. The service was good, but again, not enough to redeem a mediocre, overpriced... More 

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Thank Jim D
massachusetts
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112 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

We dined there with friends after several recommendations, we were not disappointed. Everything was excellent! Bread, salad, entrée! Food could have a little warmer and they ran out of Tiramisu. Definitely going back

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Thank aebcpama
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Excellent as usual! Calamari to die for, old world charm and Kelin the waiter is above expectation! The Osso Bucco is my favorite, but then again I have never had a bad meal!

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1 Thank Heather M
Wakefield, Massachusetts
2 reviews
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I came to the area to celebrate our 25th Anniversary. We chose to eat at Trattoria ll Vesuvio. We were not disappointed. The food and service was great. My husband had the Vitello Alla Mancini veal and I had the Osso Buco. Both meals were excellent! Kelly our server was attentive and very knowledgeable. He made us... More 

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Thank Cburns1062
Boston, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We always go to the Berkshires during Columbus Day week and look for nice places to eat. we read the reviews about this restaurant and decided to try it out. There was a party of four this evening and we bought a bottle of wine to go along with our meal. The appetizers were fried calamari and bruscetta. The calamari... More 

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Thank bglamour
Jackson, New Jersey
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185 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016

We started with cocktails and then wine with dinner. I had a fine veal dish and ice cream for desert. We relaxed and spent a couple of hours enjoying our dinner.

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Thank Stormsnana
Stockbridge, Massachusetts
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349 reviews
229 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Lovely place on the highway in Lenox. Has been here for over 20 year, which is a testimonial right there! Decor is charming, sort of old world charm, nothing fancy or intrusive. Service was excellent. Food was delicious. Not very expensive, certainly very much worth the price. This place is "a keeper". We will be back, for sure.

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Thank Leonard S
Baltimore, Maryland
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We made a reservation but the owner, did not have enough waitstaff to handle the Monday night meal. Although the waiter was efficiently, NOONE could have handled his assignment! It detracted from our meal, evening! A shame as we wanted this to be a winning restaurant!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:30 - 21:00
Monday
16:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
16:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
16:30 - 21:00
Thursday
16:30 - 21:00
Friday
16:30 - 21:00
Saturday
16:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 242 Pittsfield Rd, Lenox, MA 01240-2184
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  Lenox
  • Phone Number: +1 413-637-4904

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