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Trattoria Rustica

27 McKay St, Pittsfield, MA 01201-5124
+1 413-499-1192
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible13%
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“puttanesca” (5 reviews)
“veal chop” (5 reviews)
“tiramisu” (7 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
27 McKay St, Pittsfield, MA 01201-5124
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food is incredible, might be the best Italian in the Berkshire’s. Certainly the best puttanesca around. However, the service leaves something to be desired. I’ve actually witnessed the owner arguing with a customer on two different occasions.

Thank dashley21
Reviewed 9 September 2018

First visit for us, second for my brother in law and his wife. The menu had two words on top which translated “simple preparation”. We started with fresh anchovies on roasted red pepper slivers and EVO drizzled on the plate. I personally enjoy the unsalted...More

Thank Sjs52
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

We saw good reviews so decided to try this restaurant. The anti pasta was disappointing...spicy eggplant, over seasoned vegetables. I ordered an ice tea which was served in a small glass and was very light...mostly ice. For this I was charged $5.00 and when I...More

Thank susanwm
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

The restaurant had just opened, there were no other customers, and I knew we were in trouble when the hostess left us standing at the front door while she took phone calls. I was just about to leave when unfortunately she gave us a table....More

2  Thank Phaelen
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Good food right in the middle of city with patio for the summer. Nice atmosphere. Service is great but not overwhelming.

Thank HelenaS14
Reviewed 6 August 2018

If you are anywhere in the Pittsfield MA area you must stop at this restaurant. The service and food is top notch, and these people really care, unlike a more highly rated Italian restaurant we visited the very next night in the area. We have...More

1  Thank Grover_Ohio
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

We have eaten here several times over the past few years. One of our favorites! It takes an hour for us get to Pittsfield and we’ve never regretted it. Make a reservation. The food is excellent, the wine list is top notch, the service is...More

Thank georgebmartin
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

My family enjoyed several pasta plates, including a cheese ravioli, linguini Vongole, and a linguini puttanesca . The arugula salad was delicious and the bread was fresh. Great service and a wonderful outdoor patio in the back.

2  Thank Phillip S
Reviewed 2 July 2018

its a lovely place for a special occasion, as it is a but pricey. We were celebrating a birthday and all four of us enjoyed our appetizers, salads, main courses and wine.Too full for dessert! We liked the Italian atmosphere and thought the service was...More

Thank bluesmama11
Reviewed 1 July 2018

We were a party of 6 on Saturday night at 6:30 on 6/30/18. Food was very good, but the service was Horrible! Large tables back to back, entire service staff kept bumping my chair all night, trying to squeeze in between chairs and large table...More

Thank Maryhello S
Nicholas S, Maître d' at Trattoria Rustica, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2018

We are sorry that you were disappointed with the service you received when you dined with us on 6/30. That said, we must clarify that your server did not give herself an added 20% gratuity - a 20% service charge is automatically added to the...More

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20 May 2018|
Response from Charles M | Reviewed this property |
YOU HAVE TO CALL I think that they can accommodate you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$75
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 McKay St, Pittsfield, MA 01201-5124
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  Pittsfield
  • Phone Number: +1 413-499-1192
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