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Electra's Cafe

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439 Pittsfield Rd, Lenox, MA 01240-2125
+1 413-442-1000
07:30 - 14:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 07:30 - 14:00
Tue - Fri 07:00 - 21:00
Sat 07:30 - 21:00
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Casselberry, Florida
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267 reviews
229 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Got into town late and stopped in for dinner as it was right next to the Hampton where I was staying. The service was wonderful for the whole visit. I had a cup of Tomato soup which was very good and a Cobb Salad which was also excellent. I will definitely be back the next time I come to town!

Thank David C
Level Contributor
12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is simple and good Greek/American food. Went because if was convenient - 3 min walk - and regretted that we had not been there the previous evening. Ate well and at a good price. Service and food as good as any - don't be decieved that it looks rather rough and ready. It's not!

Thank Peter W
Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

1) The food made my wife sick shortly after the meal. 2) Ordered sirloins, and got them only 40 mins later, even then there were only 2-3 more people in the restaurant, so the kitchen wasn't busy. 3) My sirloin came with cheese and mushrooms, even though I asked without it. They didn't want to make a new one, but... More 

Thank Slavik N
Peter L, Owner at Electra's Cafe, responded to this review

Dear Slavik N, I want to apologize for your unpleasant visit to my restaurant. I cannot explain about your wife's illness as we do everything to order using fresh ingredients. I will follow up on not wanting to remake as our policy is to please our customer. We obviously did not do this on your visit. Again I apologize for... More 

Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was ok. Portions are a bit small for the price, so you can't share. I had the spanakopita which was wonderful and homemade, the side of fruit was fresh, but Melon and pineapple cut very thin...wish there was more. Two of us are vegetarian so were glad to have at least 2 choices. My teen daughter had a roasted... More 

Thank heidin79
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Really the only thing that ruined my experience was the table next to me. They were a couple of locals that couldn't stop complaining about everything. The poor staff was very nice and took a lot of abuse. Food was everything I needed it to be.

Thank Joviancarda
Lenox, Massachusetts
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34 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

wonderful fod. But realize it is a luncheonette. Plain tables no ambiance but boy do you eat well. Great friendly service

Thank marty2406
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

The staff was amazingly fast and very attentive. The food was fresh and cooked perfect. I would recommend to anyone!

Thank LCariddi3
Somerset, ma
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59 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed a crab cake sandwich with greens and a giant pickle slice. No wait right at noon on a Wednesday. Definitely on my list for a lunch visit on my next visit to the Lenox are.

Thank GeeBee B
Cold Spring, New York
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

We walked into Electra's Cafe at around 10:30 on a Saturday morning. We were behind another couple. We watched as the couple in front of us were told by a waitress to find their own seat (there were no clean tables). They waited a few minutes and then sat down at a small table that appeared to had been just... More 

Thank dvf774
Old Greenwich, Connecticut
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

After reading all of the glowing reviews we stopped by and this place should not be in the top ten.... Server was clueless.. Food took a while and was of average quality... No atmosphere at all...

Thank George J
Peter L, Owner at Electra's Cafe, responded to this review

Hi George, Thanks for your feed back. I apologize for your poor experience. In the last few weeks we have been training some new employees in both the front and back of the house and we are trying to get everyone up to speed as quick as possible. We take pride in being friendly, efficient and delivering quality food. I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
American, Cafe, Greek
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:30 - 14:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 439 Pittsfield Rd, Lenox, MA 01240-2125
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  Lenox
  • Phone Number: +1 413-442-1000

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