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Bernardi's

2137 Washington Rd, Washington, IL 61571-1957
+1 309-745-5505
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“spaghetti” (7 reviews)
“fried chicken” (15 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
2137 Washington Rd, Washington, IL 61571-1957
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1 - 10 of 53 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of my favorite casual Italian restaurants. The fried chicken is outstanding and very reasonable.

Thank 2b5
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

since we live outside the area - we always go for the fried chicken. There is something about their fried chicken and spaghetti. We just recently went and it was wonderful. The bartenders there are also very good.

Thank chicagohappy11
Reviewed 26 September 2017

I've gone twice with friends, but I don't see why. The chicken was greasy, the godfather was non-descript, with not much flavor. The lasagna was given a high mark by our friend. Both times there was a crowd, so it appeals to some, but to...More

Thank Will6468
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Great food and atmosphere. The line/wait can be a little long (30-40min which isn't too terrible) at peak hours but, honestly what place isn't? It's worth the wait. Moderately priced. Great for a date or a family gathering!

Thank Phillip S
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

This place is the bomb. It is well priced, always busy. Sometimes we call ahead for carry out. Great food, family style if you want,

Thank Patti R
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Bernardi's is one of our go-to places. The food is always good, the service is second to none. While they are known for their Italian food, the fried chicken and catfish are excellent, but my favorite is the chicken gizzards. They are the most tender...More

Thank tmc2017
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We ate here with a group of 11 people on Saturday night with reservations at 7. There were several large tables in our area which may have contributed to what I thought was average at best service. We sat for at least 10 minutes before...More

Thank catguy49
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Love everything on the menu! Great staff, always a positive experience. Fried chicken has the best flavor, and is not greasy at all. Pasta sauce is my favorite of any place, so you can't go wrong with any of the pasta items!

Thank Kim B
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Very nice place to eat. Good variety on menu but we are very partial to the fried chicken. We split a dinner and walk away so full!! Trevor is a fantastic and so personable. We are regulars and do carry out often!

Thank VICKIE H
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Bernard's has very good food in a nice atmosphere with excellent service. We walked in at 5:30 on a Saturday and it was already filling up with a 20 minute wait. The bar service is good and you are able to eat at the bar...More

Thank Kyleandrene
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2137 Washington Rd, Washington, IL 61571-1957
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Washington
  • Phone Number: +1 309-745-5505
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