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3 Center St, West Stockbridge, West Stockbridge, MA 01266-9502
+1 413-232-4111
17:00 - 21:30
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New York City, New York
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 September 2014 via mobile

When I'm driving the 2.5 hours up to my family house in the Berkshires on a Friday night, my eye is on one prize: make it to Rouge before the kitchen closes for the night (without getting nabbed by the state boys lying in wait on the Taconic). Walking in means a quick greeting from Maggie, owner and hostess of... More 

1 Thank Brendan M
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30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2014

We made a reservation for a group visiting with us on a recent weekend evening. Thought it would be a wonderful dining experience based on the overwhelmingly positive reviews. However, we got the treatment that the few negative reviews had mentioned. Greeted by "Madame" we were told we were late for our reservation. We were within a 2 minute window... More 

4 Thank roadmadam
Tampa, Florida
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 September 2014 via mobile

We have had a home in The Berkshires for 10 years and Rouge is our very favorite restaurant! Maggie and the staff are always friendly, kind and welcoming. The food is scrumptious, the wine excellent, the cocktails terrific. It is always a delightful celebration to go!

Thank Brs331
Eastchester, New York
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 31 August 2014

We have been coming to Rouge for the last two years since buying a house in the area and Rouge is our absolute favorite!! As soon as you enter this charming gem of a restaurant, the owner, Maggie, always greets us with the warmest of welcomes. The drinks are always good and the food is imaginative and delicious. The atmosphere... More 

Thank Carol B
Selkirk, New York
2 reviews
Reviewed 31 August 2014

We visited Rouge at the last weekend of the summer season, hectic in the Berkshires so we go more frequently in the non Tanglewood months, September to June. The drinks, hors d'oeuvre, dinner and dessert were so very good as expected. The atmosphere buzzed but the staff were attuned to our orders...and the fried olives, a favorite, caught the attention... More 

Thank Lisa E
Ft Lauderdale
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2014

Do not go! The owner is rude and dismissive. The food was mediocre and we waiting 30 minutes to even order. There are many fine restaurants in the Berkshires where your business is appreciated and you are treated to a nice dining experience. Do yourself a favor and skip this one!

3 Thank cbstru
Stratham, New Hampshire
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37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2014

Rouge bistro in West Stockbridge is a gem in the Berkshires. Excellent food and service-what else is there to say. Prices are not outrageous for the Berkshires in summer-around $30-$32 for entrees. Have had steak au poivre and the rack of lab in the past-both excellent. You may want to make a reservation, especially after a performance at Tanglewood because... More 

1 Thank Usquevagh
New York City, New York
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2014

Outstanding dining experience. Table for 3 in bar area. A bit noisy but feeling of energy, not unpleasant. Everything we had was excellent. Main courses were rack of lamb, pork ribs, and veal chop with outstanding vegetables, all superb. Excellent bottle of a moderately priced Spanish wine. Last here several years ago. Has improved with age. Best restaurant in Tanglewood... More 

Thank DISchuster
Great Barrington
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 August 2014

I have been going to Rouge since it opened thirteen years ago. Without question, it has the claim of being the best restaurant in Berkshire County. The food is imaginative and magnificently prepared, not to mention fabulously delicious. I highly recommend the duck soup. It is, without question, the most interesting and tasteful recipe for duck I have ever tasted.... More 

Thank tobman96
1 review
Reviewed 12 August 2014

We have come for dinner at Rouge about ten times a year (mostly in summer) for the past ten years.We have come as a couple, or just one of us, or with friends, and we have always received a warm welcome . We have eaten a great many variety of this restaurant's dishes so we can truly claim to be... More 

Thank William R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Parking Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Center St, West Stockbridge, West Stockbridge, MA 01266-9502
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  West Stockbridge
  • Phone Number: +1 413-232-4111

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?