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ECVikes Oct 27, 2009 09:57 AM

My wife and I are new to the Berkshires, and while we've been discovering some great local restaurants (and a few disappointments), I’m still on the lookout for a deli/bakery sort of place with great sandwiches. I’m a huge fan of The Black Sheep in Amherst, so finding something along those lines out here would really help complete my new country existence! Any thoughts?

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    ilikefoodfoodisgood Oct 27, 2009 08:58 PM

    check out rubi's behind rubiner's cheesemongers on main st in great barrington. great sandwiches.

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      Lenox637 Oct 28, 2009 07:35 AM

      I would have mentioned Rubi's but I avoid his establishments because of the serious lack of service and hospitality by the owner and staff.

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        ECVikes Oct 28, 2009 08:02 AM

        Thanks for the tips. I've walked by Rubiner's a few times, and I've heard that the cheese selection is very good (though pricey). Didn’t realize there was a restaurant there as well.

        Someone else recommended Papa Charlie’s in Williamstown. It’s a bit of a schlep for me, but it sounds like it's worth checking out.

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          Lenox637 Oct 28, 2009 11:39 AM

          Cheesits!! I totally forgot.... Ed Domaney of Domaney's Liquors in Gt. Barrington made me a great sandwich years ago with cappicola, prosciutto etc..... YUM!!

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      Lenox637 Oct 27, 2009 12:42 PM

      Tough to find..... Try The Marketplace Deli in Sheffield, Cakewalk in Lee. There are loads of places to get sandwiches, but for some reason nothing that rivals The Black Sheep.

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