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403 Stockbridge Rd, Great Barrington, MA 01230-1233
+1 413-528-0858
08:00 - 17:00
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Mon - Fri 07:30 - 17:00
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 17:00
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Salisbury, Connecticut
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I think they are closing. coffee isn't good but a good place to go for juices and quick baked snacks. there is a nice view and seating area outback by the river.

Thank Ralph E
Great Barrington, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Great place for coffee. Try the hot oatmeal with blueberries with maple syrup. #1. Try the variety of smoothies. Great Breakfast, lunch, vegeterian options and coffee house. Several organic foods also. Great Staff. Nice atmosphere. Highly recommended.

Thank copper2056
Osprey Florida
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115 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

We were in the area for a family wedding, and we found the Riverbend Cafe when I was looking for my daily latte. The lattes were delicious, so we returned for breakfast the following day. I had the breakfast burrito, and my husband had eggs with cheese and veggies. We both enjoyed our breakfasts, which were quite large. We would... More 

Thank Chesterlady
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

Café was so relaxing and so cute. Indoors or outdoors. Indoors artsy and had just such a welcoming atmosphere. Even books and magazines for people to read. A little play area for kids to chill out. Outdoors it was like eating in someone's backyard. But somebody's really nice backyard. Very cool lots of vegetarian options

Thank goblin10
Montclair, New Jersey
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

I have been going to this cafe for years. I love it. Deans Beans coffee. Vegetarian options. Great breakfast and lunch. Sit inside or outside. Many toys and books for kids to keep them busy... Or they can run around outside on the grass, like my 1 year old did! They have great menu choices for kids AND baby. Just... More 

Thank arielrose04
West Midlands, United Kingdom
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592 reviews
364 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 252 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

Called in for late lunch, no hellos from the staff, spoke to 2 members of staff who gave the impression that they didn't care if we ordered food or not, was told in no uncertain terms that if we sat out side they wouldn't bring out, food slapped down on the counter, and no goodbyes on leaving. Food was OK,... More 

Thank j w
Southern Maryland
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

We only got drinks, so I can't speak for the food, but it was a cute place with a friendly atmosphere. Service was good. Definitely want to go back for breakfast or lunch.

Thank Zetabunny
Great Barrington, Massachusetts
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65 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016

I've had coffee and breakfast sandwiches/wraps here quite often. My husband and I wanted a quick, healthy lunch the other day and since it was sunny and warm we decided this would be the perfect place since they have a nice grassy outside area with tables. It's even nice to sit on the lawn on a blanket. I ordered the... More 

Thank EcoM8s
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40 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

Varieties of coffee drinks & fruit and veggie shakes. You can make your own shake or you can try one of the healthy, house favorites. My daughter had the baby plate. It was so cute. It came With sliced avocados, bananas, Apples and tortilla chips. I had a fruit shake and a side tuna plate. They have indoor and outdoor... More 

1 Thank Scrumple-pie
Stockbridge, Massachusetts
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342 reviews
223 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2016

Adorable place right off Rte 7, literally on the Housatonic. Good variety of well-prepared foods with a distinct vegetarian style. Eggs are fresh and delicious. My blueberry muffin was more blueberry than muffin (when was the last time that happened, I wonder). Three different "darkness" coffees (light, medium and dark), with beans to sell if you find JUST the right... More 

Thank Leonard S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 403 Stockbridge Rd, Great Barrington, MA 01230-1233
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  Great Barrington
  • Phone Number: +1 413-528-0858

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