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Rubi's Coffee & Sandwiches

264 Main St, Great Barrington, MA 01230-2202
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good30%
  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
20 Aug 2018
“Overpriced grilled cheese sandwich”
14 May 2018
“The go to Place for Grilled Cheese!”
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American, Cafe
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264 Main St, Great Barrington, MA 01230-2202
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Reviewed 25 August 2013

We went to Rubi's specifically to get a dozen raw oysters for my husband -- It was an extremely busy night in Great Barrington but I think they should have been prepared. We ordered the oysters (at $32/dozen btw) and waited for 40 minutes until...More

Date of visit: August 2013
Thank Kate N
Reviewed 17 August 2013

We love Great Barrington and always stop here for an espresso and a little pound cake or muffin. The frankfurters are very good too!

Date of visit: July 2013
Thank Sophie S
Reviewed 23 May 2013

This was a great little shop. Wife and I came to is it the area when I had a job interview up here. Ate at Rubi's far too many times than a weekend visit would typically allow. Great coffee, great sandwiches. Don't expect great service,...More

Date of visit: April 2013
Thank JennyNSus
Reviewed 18 April 2013

i reviewed the cheese shop and gave all my thoughts about the coffee shop there. i guess here i'll say that the cheese shop carries everything a gourmet cook would love - those hard to find ingredients are all here - great cheeses and meats,...More

Date of visit: January 2013
Thank 24susan
Reviewed 30 March 2013

Rubi's is a small, low-key place with simply great food . It's associated with the high-end cheese and food shop in the front of the building. Rubi's (around the back) is a totally laid-back European-style no-frills bistro. The owner is totally dedicated to the best...More

Date of visit: February 2013
Thank Seeker1122
Reviewed 17 March 2013

The owners also manage Rubiners. This means that most food is locally sourced or organic. There are MANY good coffee spots in town, but Rubi's must have a better coffee maker... it's always better than the rest. A small selection of local pastries enhances the...More

Date of visit: March 2013
Thank GayT285
Reviewed 5 January 2013

The Rubiner is great, even the turkey Rubiner. Lots of locavore choices, and the I like the room, the atmosphere, and the location (I don't want to eat out on the strip). Like others, I miss the communal table.

Date of visit: January 2013
Thank NewYorkarchitect
Reviewed 1 January 2013 via mobile

We were back to have the delicious coffee and this time had the chocolate hazelnut flourless cake. Nice treat. Missed the big communal table in back room :(

Thank NYCFoodieMom
Reviewed 22 December 2012 via mobile

I eat here a lot, but its expensive for what you get, slow, and food is creative but only average. I also hate that they heat food up by wrapping sandwich in wax paper and then put it in a panini press; this not only...More

Thank URTraveller
Reviewed 5 December 2012

About one of the best places in Great Barrington to get your latte. The service needs a refresher in speed. Your lunch hour may be up just waiting for your sandwich.

Date of visit: October 2012
Thank Jugendstrasse
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 264 Main St, Great Barrington, MA 01230-2202
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  Great Barrington
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