Update: What Is Open Or Closed In Downtown Pittsfield
We figured that since we're in a brand new month, it would be a good time to give you an updated list of businesses that were either open(with restrictions) or temporarily closed in the downtown Pittsfield area. As always, we gratefully acknowledge and give huge thanks to Downtown Pittsfield, Inc. for keeping us informed and up-to-date.
Downtown Restaurants/Food Stores:
Berkshire General Store: Closed
Dottie’s Coffee Lounge: Closed (**Offering Coffee/Baked Goods Delivery.)
Eat on North: Closed
Freddie’s Place Olde Fashioned Soda Shoppe: Closed
Methuselah Bar & Lounge: Closed
Mission Restaurant: Closed
Thistle & Mirth: Closed
OPEN for Pick Up, Delivery, and/or Curbside:
First, as a courtesy, Braise Worthy is offering FREE DELIVERY to most towns between Pittsfield and Sheffield while our supplies last. We ask that you choose a pick-up location as a back-up in case we cannot make it to your town. We have not altered the website ordering form, but know that we will review orders for delivery. Orders received by the end of the day Tuesday, are generally delivered Wednesday (unless otherwise notified). Order now: braiseworthy.com/a-la-carte/
Second, we are only offering a la carte orders from our website at this time. We are currently suspending new subscription orders. If you currently have a subscription, we will fulfill the subscription until it runs out.
Third, prior to the COVID-19 outbreak, we signed a new lease on North Street in Pittsfield, where we have planned to open a quick-service lunch spot. Obviously, the restaurant is on hold, but once we get our certificate of occupancy for the new kitchen we will resume making delicious, convenient frozen meals to fill you and your loved ones’ tummies, including family-sized meals.
District Kitchen + Bar:
Pick up orders available daily from 4 to 8 pm. Full menu at www.district.kitchen.
Open regular hours for pick up and delivery. See menu at https://empirepizzapittsfield.com/menu/pizzas
Flavours Of Malaysia:
Pick up orders available for lunch and dinner. All dinner entrees will be made family style with bigger portions and extra rice and beans. Full menu at flavoursintheberkshires.com/
The Highland Restaurant:
Open for takeout orders Tuesday-Sunday, 4 to 8 pm.Please note that the entire menu is available for takeout orders and this includes our regular daily specials! Full menu at www.thehighlandrestaurant.com/
Open for Pick up, Online orders, or for Delivery through DoorDash. *For Call Ahead Orders: 413-448-6155
*For Online Orders: https://www.toasttab.com/hot-harrys-fresh-burritos-north-street/v3
*For Delivery Via DoorDash: https://www.doordash.com/store/hot-harry-s-fresh-burritos-pittsfield-556822/748718/
House of India:
Pick up and delivery orders available daily, 3 to 8:30 pm. Full menu at houseofindiaonline.com/
Take out available M-Tu, 5-7 pm and W-Sat, 12-8 pm. Full menu and Family Meals: thelanternbarandgrill.com
*Phone order for carryout.
*In-house purchases for carryout.
*Curbside pick up. (Pay ahead on the phone)
*Online ordering (Marketplacekitchen.com)
*DoorDash (Limited menu and please be patient with their deliveries)
Pittsfield Hours: Monday-Saturday, 10 am to 6 pm. Closed Sundays.
Open for curbside pick up and delivery. Menu available at www.mazzeosristorante.com/
New Amazing Pavilion:
Open for carryout and delivery within 5 miles. Call 413-448-2647. View menu at www.newamazingpavilion.com
Otto’s Kitchen & Comfort:
Breakfast, lunch, and dinner curbside pick up, carryout, and delivery.
Otto’s is open Tuesday-Saturday, 8 am to 8 pm!
Call anytime for pick up or delivery. We’ve added comfort favorites to the menu, re-worked the salad section, thrown on some grilled cheeses, and added all new wraps and bowls, loaded with eggs, cheese, and tater tots!! Click here to view page 1 of the menu! Click here for page 2!
Panchos Mexican Restaurant:
*Curbside Pick Up
Delivery With $15 Order ($2 Fee) [lowered from $25]
Full menu at panchospittsfield.com/links/panchosmenu.pdf
CURBSIDE TAKE OUT & DELIVERY: Tuesday-Thursday, 12-2pm and 4-8pm and Friday-Saturday, 12pm-2pm and 4-9pm
*Credit Cards only for delivery orders
*Payments will be taken over the phone
*Full menu at www.patrickspubpittsfield.com
*Call 413.499.1994; 413.464.6218; 413.441.9447
Pittsfield Health Food Centre:
The Pittsfield Health Food Centre is offering free delivery in Berkshire County, pay over the phone or with cash/check and they will drop all vitamin, minerals, immune boosters, tinctures and whatever else you need from their shop.. at your doorstep! For delivery call 413-442-5662 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Considered an essential business, Pittsfield Health Food Centre is open Monday-Saturday 10-4.
South Street Pizza House:
Open for pick up orders. Call 413.499.1690.
Teddy’s Pizza & Restaurant:
Pick up orders available 11 am – 8 pm. Call 413.443.9030. View the menu at teddyspittsfieldhouseofpizza.com
That’s a Wrap Cafe:
Open Monday-Friday, 10 am to 2 pm, for take out or delivery.
Thrive Vegan Diner:
Open Thursday, Friday, and Saturday for lunch and dinner. Pick up hours will be 12-6:30 pm with a limited menu which can be found here: click for Thrive Menu!
Tito’s Mexican Grill:
Pick up orders available, call 413.464.9408 to order or order through DoorDash. Full menu at titosmexicangrillpittsfield.com/
Beginning April 10, Trattoria Rustica will be open for carryout and curbside pick up, Friday – Sunday, 5 to 8 pm. Payments over the phone are encouraged. To place an order and to hear the chef’s daily additions, call the restaurant at 413-499-1192. View the menu at trattoria-rustica.com/take-out-menu
Retail, Fitness, and Entertainment:
Barrington Stage Company:
The Barrington Stage Company Box Office and Administrative Offices are CLOSED. Tickets can be purchased over the phone at 413.236.8888 Tue–Fri from 10am–5pm, or anytime online at BarringtonStageCo.org/Tickets. Staff will be answering emails and replying to all voicemails as quickly as possible. Visit their website for a season update.
BBE Office Interiors:
COVID-19 Update: We remain OPEN from 9 am to 5 pm daily with extremely limited staff in order to provide vital labor assistance to the healthcare industry. We are proud to have been deemed essential because of the work we are continuing to provide for our key clients fighting this disease.
If you are working from home, and need home office solutions, please call 413-442-8217 and we can talk through and email any photos or information you may need from chairs, desks, files, boards, student desks and lots of other items
For online shopping, visit www.bbeoffice.com/shop
Beacon Cinema, The:
CLOSED. Visit phoenixmovies.net for the most up-to-date information.
The Library is CLOSED. Reference staff are available remotely at email@example.com. Digital resources (eBooks, audiobooks, streaming video, and online databases) can be accessed from home. Learn more at https://www.pittsfieldlibrary.org/explore/library-from-home. All currently checked out library materials have been renewed; there is no need to visit the library to return borrowed items at this time.
Berkshire Family YMCA:
Our facilities are temporarily closed to nonessential business until May 18.
Berkshire Fitness & Wellness Center:
CLOSED. All classes are free on Facebook Live and Zoom based on their current class schedule: http://bfwstudio.com/
To join Zoom, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
To purchase gift cards for memberships and on-line personal training/coaching, contact email@example.com.
Berkshire Museum is temporarily closed.
The Museum has launched a new series of online experiences for our community including daily programs for early learners, downloadable worksheets and Daily Doodles inspired by the word of the day, a new podcast exploring the Museum’s broad collection, and a series of written pieces centered on the featured exhibition She Shapes History. Programs and content are available at berkshiremuseum.org/athome, youtube.com/berkshiremuseum, and facebook.com/berkshiremuseum.
Berkshire Music School:
Berkshire Music School will remain closed through the end of the current school year (June). However, online music lessons are happening! Call for more information: 413-442-1411
Berkshire Natural Resources Council:
Berkshire Natural Resources Council’s trails are open to the public and free of charge. Group hikes are cancelled; offices are closed but staff are responding to voice mails and emails.
Berkshire Paint & Sip:
Berkshire Paint and Sip remains temporarily CLOSED until further notice, however, we are offering free Painting Tutorial Videos for children and adults. If you pre-registered for an event you will receive notification of your refund/credit options.
Berkshire Theatre Group:
Berkshire Theatre Group’s administrative offices are temporarily closed, but our staff is working remotely, preparing for upcoming programming. The Box Office is available via phone Monday through Friday from 10am-3pm.
BTG will begin programming on or before August 1 at The Fitzpatrick Main Stage with Godspell please check https://www.berkshiretheatregroup.org/on-our-stages/ for a full event listing.
Berkshire Yoga Dance & Fitness:
BYDF is now Virtual!
While our studio may be temporarily CLOSED for the moment, you can still “Find Joy Through Movement” with us on-line.
We Are In This Together and We Are Here For YOU!
These classes are free of charge as a gift to our community during these challenging times. While donations are not expected or required, we very much appreciate any contribution you’d like to make to help support our teachers and studio.
Boys & Girls Club of the Berkshires:
Due to Governor Charlie Baker’s extension on the stay-at-home advisory the Boys & Girls Club of the Berkshires will be closed until May 18. Lunch and Breakfast will still be provided as long as the school department continues services.
All stores are OPEN, plus CURBSIDE PICKUP and HOME DELIVERY!
Just call your neighborhood Carr and they’ll take care of you!
Carr Hardware is deemed an essential business and will remain open 7:30-5:30 Monday thru Friday, Saturday 8-5, and Sunday 10-4.
Pittsfield 413.443.5611 – Lenox 413.442.0983 – Lee 413.243.2541 – Gt. Barrington 413.528.4528 – North Adams 413.663.6600
Please visit circaberkshires.com to see all current inventory. Follow Circa on Facebook and Instagram for new inventory listings. If you would like more info about a piece, please contact Circa and they would be happy to send you more detailed photos or a video. Customers can call the shop and pay for an item and set up pick up at a later date or an item can be shipped. Circa is offering shipping nationwide. Please contact them for a quote.
Clark Vintage Lighting:
North St. location is closed to the public, but you can still shop on our website www.clarkvintage.com. We can ship orders or make local deliveries. If you have lighting questions or needs please call us at 413-344-4491 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deidre’s Special Day:
If you have any concerns or questions, please call 413-499-9959. Deidre will be available to answer questions between 10 and 11 am daily or leave a voicemail.
Dory & Ginger:
They can ship, arrange curbside pick up or even deliver. Call 413-770-3679 for help picking out a baby, birthday, wedding or just a little something to brighten someone’s day kinda gift.
Elm Street Martial Arts:
All programs at Elm Street Martial Arts are CLOSED until further notice.
CLOSED. Shop online at gardenma.com
Free shipping on all online orders over $50; use discount code: FREESHIPPING (Complete bikes and snowboards excluded)
Garden Blossoms Florist:
CLOSED. However, they're still providing delivery.
Store is CLOSED but Mad Macs is still providing essential IT Services to their Managed Services Clients remotely,
Steve Miller will be in the store during normal business hours, Monday thru Saturday, 9 am-5:30 pm, and can be reached by phone at 413-442-6988 or by e-mail: email@example.com. Orders can be shipped out via USPS or FedEx. Gift certificates are also available by phone 413-442-6988.
CLOSED. Online shopping available.
For customers who would but can’t shop in store, we offer free shipping.
Purchase a digital gift card that can be used in the retail store or online: https://museumoutlets.com/gift-card
Outlet at Pine Cone Hill:
The Annie Selke Lenox Shop and The Pine Cone Hill Outlet Store are CLOSED.
Annie Selke’s Pine Cone Hill bedding + and Dash and Albert area rugs warehouses are stocked and operating. Orders ship within 48 hours with free shipping for orders of $50 or more. Deals of the Week, at 70% off original prices, change every Monday. https://annieselke.com/c/outlet
Customer Service: Call us: (877) 586-4771
M-F, 9AM-5:30PM (EST)
Email us: firstname.lastname@example.org
Paul Rich & Sons:
We have postponed our rug sale, but we will extend the 50% savings on our current inventory of rugs indefinitely.
Peace Train Tees:
Pittsfield Precious Metals:
Offering FREE resources online to help you stay well during the COVID-19 crisis.
*YouTube: Free On-Demand yoga, fitness and meditation classes
*Facebook + Instagram: Follow us for daily resources and when you see something you enjoy, please like, comment and share! If we work together to spread free content, we can help more members of our community!
RJ Stohr Diamonds & Fine Jewelry:
Steven Valenti’s Clothing:
CLOSED. If you have an EMERGENCY direct message on Facebook or call Steve at 413-242-4840.
Storefront CLOSED. Local floral and plant delivery available starting 4/2/2020. Shippable DIY kits at www.townshipfour.com/shop (also available for local delivery). Taking orders from 9 am to 6 pm, throughout the week.
Banking, Lodging, and Other Services:
All-Ways Moving & Storage, Inc.:
OPEN daily for business.
Please click here for an updated list of branches that are currently closed.
For more information, visit www.berkshirebank.com/About/Whats-New/COVID-19-Customer-Update/Customer-Drive-up-Update
Berkshire Graphics Incorporated:
OPEN with limited hours and staff. For more information contact them either via email at email@example.com, by phone (413) 442-3569, or on their website, www.berkshiregraphics.com
Berkshire Housing Development and Berkshire Housing Services, Inc.:
Physical office space will be closed to the public until further notice. Our staff will continue to work with households in need of assistance through telephone, email and fax, when possible.
Berkshire Merchant Services:
Open. Business as usual.
Berkshire Opera Festival:
Although Berkshire Opera Festival offices are closed, we are all working from home and are equally accessible by phone and email. Our festival season isn’t until August, and we are currently operating as if our performances will be held. Our season preview events scheduled for this Spring may be either postponed or live streamed, but this part has not yet been determined.
Berkshire Regional Transit Authority (BRTA):
April 8, 2020, BRTA SERVICE UPDATE
The Berkshire Regional Transit Authority (BRTA) is committed to the health and safety of our customers utilizing BRTA services during this uncertain time of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The BRTA is providing transportation for CRITICAL TRIPS ONLY.
The BRTA highly recommends all customers wear a medical or cloth mask to cover their mouth and nose, as recommended by the CDC, while onboard any BRTA vehicle. Visit cdc.gov for a tutorial on making your own cloth face cover and important information on how to wear a face cover or click here. Also, practice social distancing while riding on the bus; maintain space when seating.
All riders must be traveling to a critical, essential destination. Critical trips are defined as work related, vital appointments, or necessary shopping trips. All riders are required to exit the bus at the end of the route, or your stated destination, and may not re-board the same vehicle for a return trip. Multiple or consecutive round trips are not permitted and riders who appear to be loitering will be asked to deboard.
For your health and the health of others, if you are sick, have a cough, fever, or other COVID-19 symptoms, do not ride the BRTA bus.
April 3, 2020, REDUCED BRTA BUS SERVICE
Due to the continuing impact of the COVID-19 virus, Berkshire Regional Transit Authority (BRTA) will reduce the normal weekday service to a modified schedule effective Monday April 6, 2020. Saturday service has not been affected and will run as scheduled. Modified schedules of the effected routes below are posted to the BRTA website homepage.
The following routes will have 120-minute headways instead of the usual weekday 60-minute service headways:
Route 1 Pittsfield to North Adams,
The Route 1 bus will leave the ITC at 5:30, 7:30, 9:30, 11:30, 1:30, 3:30, and 5:30
Route 2 Pittsfield to Lee,
The Route 2 bus will leave the ITC at 6:30, 8:30, 10:30, 12:30, 2:30, and 4:30
Route 4 Pittsfield to Dalton/Hinsdale,
The Route 4 bus will leave the ITC at 8:00, 10:00, 12:00, 2:00, 4:00, and 6:00
Route 11 Pittsfield to BCC,
The Route 11 bus will leave the ITC at 9:30, 11:30, 1:30, 3:30, and 5:30
Route 21 Lee to Great Barrington.
The Route 21 bus will leave the Lee Big Y at 7:33, 9:33, 11:33, 1:33, and 3:33
The remaining routes will operate on a regular weekday schedule:
Route 1 Evening Pilot Pittsfield to North Adams,
Route 3 Williamstown to North Adams,
Route 5 Pittsfield to Lanesborough,
Route 11N Evening Pilot to Walmart,
Route 12 Pittsfield Shopping Loop,
Route 15 West Pittsfield,
Route 16 Crane Avenue,
Route 34 North Adams Loop.
The following routes will not run:
Route 3S Pittsfield to Williamstown,
Route 14 Pittsfield Shopping Loop,
Route 21X Pittsfield express service to Great Barrington,
Route 22 Great Barrington Circulator Loop.
BRTA’s website, www.berkshirerta.com, will have any updates in the Public Announcement Page.
Please note that the BFAIR North Adams and Pittsfield offices will be open from 8:30-4:30 Monday-Friday.
However, for the safety of the people we serve and our staff, if you have essential business to conduct with the agency and you are feeling sick, especially with cold or flu-like symptoms, please call us instead at 413-664-9382 so appropriate arrangements can be made to meet your needs.
Counseling Center in the Berkshires:
Framework, Pittsfield Coworking:
OPEN FOR MEMBER HOURS ONLY. NO PUBLIC HOURS – CLOSED FOR NON-MEMBERS.
This will eliminate any walk-ins and unnecessary foot traffic through our work space.
MEMBER ACCESS HOURS WITH KEY CARD are:
Monday – Friday from 5 am – 11 pm
Saturday and Sunday from 6 am – 9 pm
Greylock Federal Credit Union & Greylock Insurance Agency:
Operational updates for the Credit Union and Greylock Insurance can be found at https://www.greylock.org/coronavirus
Full access to cash and financial services is still available. While our branch lobbies are closed, drive-thru facilities and ATMs are open for business, and you can reach us by phone 24/7 at (413) 236-4000. Plus, you can perform nearly every transaction with our online, mobile and telephone banking services.
Hilton Garden Inn:
Hilton Garden Inn is OPEN, but the pool, hot tub, fitness and business center are closed. In addition, their onsite dining, Jae’s Restaurant is closed completely.
We are currently accepting new bookings only for guests traveling for an essential purpose, and some or all guests may be subject to a mandatory self-quarantine. Future reservations are available for all guests. Before completing your booking, please contact the hotel directly for updates and information on restrictions that may be in place.
Holiday Inn & Suites – Berkshires (1 West St.):
As of March 31, 2020, the State of Massachusetts is restricting hotels to only accommodate guests who are directly impacted by the Covid-19 crisis or who meet other strict criteria to justify travel at this time. This is in effect for all travel up until at least May 18, 2020 and is subject to change/extension. Call the hotel or see Covid-19 shelter/lodging at mass.gov.
One West Restaurant & Lounge is closed for dine-in guests but we are offering room service for breakfast and dinner, as well as take out. Both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages are available through our room service delivery.
Hotel on North:
Currently taking bookings from May 18th forward.
Jewish Federation of the Berkshires:
Staff is working remotely until further notice.
Keller Williams Realty:
Open by appointment only. Please call Kolleen directly on her cell.
The Berkshire Legacy Group
Updated 4/27. All of our locations will remain staffed, but lobby access will be available by appointment only. We strongly encourage using one of our three drive-ups located in Lee, Lenox and Stockbridge; or seeking out alternative channels (i.e. Online, Mobile, ATM or via phone).
Until further notice,all branches and drive-ups will be staffed Monday-Friday 8:30AM-4:30PM. The drive-up in Lenox will also be available on Saturdays 8:30AM-NOON.
To schedule an appointment or to speak with staff at a specific branch, please call the appropriate number below:
Great Barrington – (413) 528-5531
Lee – (413) 243-0117
Lenox – (413) 499-9922
Pittsfield – (413) 445-7270
Stockbridge – (413) 298-3611
Lombardi, Clairmont & Keegan:
OPEN from 8 am to 5 pm Monday through Saturday. Considered an essential business.
Michael A. Fabrizio MD, PC:
We are open to our pediatric patients 8 am-4:30 pm Monday through Friday.
We are taking every precaution to keep our staff and patients safe. We are utilizing two waiting rooms, one for sick visits and one for well visits. Well children enter from our side entrance.
All calls are first screened before arrival.
We are using telehealth options, which include telephone conferences with patients (parents) and video visits.
MountainOne Financial Partners:
Effective Wednesday, March 18, MountainOne will close their lobbies and offices to the public and will serve Bank customers through Drive-Up service only. Drive-Up service is available at our North Adams, Quincy, Rockland, Scituate and Williamstown locations. Effective March 30, our hours are Monday through Thursday 8am-3pm, Friday 8am-4pm, and Saturday 9am-12pm. Our Pittsfield customers are encouraged to utilize our on-site ATM, or to contact us at 855-444-6861. Our branch lobbies remain closed to reduce the spread of COVID-19.
MountainOne’s Call Center is available Monday through Friday 8 am – 6 pm, and Saturday 8 am – 12 pm at 855.444.6861. For the telephone number of your local Insurance and Investments location, please click here.
As an essential service, MountainOne remains open, serving customers from Drive-Ups, ATMs, Call Center, Online Banking and Mobile Banking. MountainOne is continually updating this page with info on closures and customer access: https://mountainone.com/content/coronavirus
Nuarts at 311 North St, is closed to the public, with select artists open by appointment only. For updates visit our website at www.nuartsgallery.com.
Art Therapy with Marney Schorr at NUarts is open via video-conferencing and is offering “Coping with Art” groups for families and adults with free scholarships available. Contact Marney for info at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Arts in Recovery for Youth (AIRY) suicide prevention program, also at NUarts, continues on its regular schedule by video conference three times per week, with ongoing open enrollment for teens and young adults who may be feeling suicidal.
OPEN and delivery truck is going out as well.
St. George Greek Orthodox Church:
No services until further notice. The annual Greek Pastry Sale that was scheduled for April 11 has been cancelled.
Unitarian Universalist Church Pittsfield:
The UU Church of Pittsfield will not be holding Sunday Service, Childcare or Sunday School until further notice. For other meetings held at the building, please contact the group.
There's your latest update. As always, you can get more info from Downtown Pittsfield, Inc. or the businesses themselves. Keep in mind, it's always a good idea to call the business ahead to confirm they are open.