Grove was able to reopen on Thursday, June 25th, 2020

Thank you for your support, we’re excited to reopen our property. This page will be a resource on the current status of our Inn, Restaurant, and Spa as Massachusetts beings to safely reopen and ease social restrictions on visits to our property. Check back for updates on our progress!

Update: Thursday, September 3rd, 2020

BRIAR BARN INN: We’re open for reservations for weekend stays, and soon we’ll have full availability for longer stays through the fall and winter. Learn more Here!

GROVE: We’ve moved back to Table Service! Guests can now be seated and order at their table. Enjoy!

Update: Monday, June 22nd, 2020

We can now welcome reservations for both indoor and outdoor seating! Patio seating can be requested, but is not guaranteed and is based on availability.

Update: Monday, June 15th, 2020

Phase two of the state’s reopening plan — which includes outdoor table service at restaurants — began on Monday, June 8, 2020. We’ve been taking this time to make sure that our location and staff are ready to go above and beyond the state’s requirements for reopening. Grove at Briar Barn Inn will be open for business starting on June 25th, 2020!  If you’d like to review our new menu and hours please visit our page for Grove at Briar Barn Inn. Continue reading for an overview of our new systems to ensure the health and safety of our guests and employees.


Grove will provide patio seating for parties up to six guests. To ensure that we do not overcrowd and can safely distance, reservations required. (Click here to reserve your seat!)

Guests are expected to:

Stay home if you have been exposed to COVID-19 or showing any other signs of illness

Before You Visit – Reserve A Table 

Wear a face-covering except when seated at your table

Allow physical distancing with staff and other guests

Avoid physical contact with staff and guests outside your party

Wash your hands or use hand sanitizer before entering the restaurant (we’ll have sanitation stations and hand-washing areas on the property)

Use our recyclable menus or view our new online menu (here)

Use our touchless payment systems whenever possible

Enjoy your meal and share your feedback with our leadership team:

Restaurants employees will:

Stay home if they have been exposed to COVID-19 or showing any other signs of illness

Remove high-touch items like condiments (but you can ask for them)

Wear a mask or face covering when interacting with customers

Wash their hands regularly

Be trained on COVID-19 safety

Follow CDC guidelines for sanitizing and safety

Follow physical distancing and capacity requirements

Make your experience as enjoyable as possible, we know that change is hard!


We’ve partnered with Toast to create an easy online ordering experience. We’ll text you when your order is ready for pick up. Please wait in your car until this notification is received, and wear a mask upon entering the property. Click the “Order Take-Out” button to schedule your order.


We are working on getting our Spa ready to reopen. Thank you for your patience as we prepare to welcome guests back to enjoy each aspect of our property!



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