Set in the heart of historic downtown Lenox, Bistro Zinc is a modern French bistro that boasts fine cuisine and a refined but welcoming atmosphere. Zinc, which was designed by Frank Macioge, is decorated year-round with Judith Gordon’s stunning floral arrangements. The sleek bar area contains a zinc bar and an artfully arranged gallery of photographs. Its friendly staff and delicious meals have helped Zinc to become a favorite among locals and tourists alike.
Opened in 1999 by Charlie Schulze and Jason Macioge, Zinc is part of Jason Macioge’s Palmetto Restaurant Group, which also includes one of Lenox’s most beloved casual restaurants: Betty’s Pizza Shack. Since its opening, Bistro Zinc has been the place to be in the Berkshires. Lunch or dinner is available 7 days a week, and the bar stays open till 1 am.
Proprietor Jason Gordon Macioge
Jason “J” Macioge believes that fine foods and fine wines, along with elegant and styled atmospheres are the keys to any successful establishment. Whether you’re serving fine French food or “awesome” Pizza, atmosphere, attention to details, and most importantly, great food – Jason has seamlessly created several restaurants, including Bistro Zinc (http://www NULL.bistrozinc NULL.com) and Betty’s Pizza (http://www NULL.bettyspizza NULL.com), capturing the essence of those details.
A man of exceptionally high personal standards, Jason values genuine collaboration. He has successfully assembled an expert staff that shares his philosophy and vision, enabling him to concentrate on his many varied interests.
Jason currently lives in the Berkshires and is kept company by his two extremely energetic basset hounds, Bubba and Peaches. They have been voted “The Best Dogs in the Berkshires” for the last 2 years in a row!