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2137 Washington Rd, Washington, IL 61571-1957
+1 309-745-5505
16:00 - 21:00
Closed now
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Sun 11:30 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 16:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 22:00
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Gilbert, Arizona
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83 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here one of our last nights in town with the family. The pasta was just as good as I remember, I made my dad get the chicken so I could have both. They have some of the best chicken in town.

Thank Danielle G
Washington, Illinois
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Their fried chicken dinners are very tasty and portions are pretty decent. Also their wings and bruschetta are excellent. They have a good variety of food and drinks. Service there is excellent. I recommend trying this restaurant.

Thank postalliz
Washington, Illinois
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83 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

I have been going here for years and they always have good food and service. They really do an excellent job on large groups. We have had groups over twenty people and they don't miss a beat. They have a great variety and their chicken is locally famous. With a full bar and great service it is hard to beat..

Thank PCBIllinois
Eureka, Illinois
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32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

I went to Bernardi's on a business lunch earlier this month. Absolutely fantastic. I was able to try their roasted chicken as well as their Fried Chicken. Both were terrific and would recommend strongly. I also was able to sample their spaghetti. The meat sauce was just right and the noodles are cooked fine. They have the best house salad... More 

Thank Derek T
Washington, Illinois
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

We decided last minute to go out for dinner and stopped by. The seafood salad was delicious and made to order. The burger was good that my husband choose. My mom loves their homemade bleu cheese dressing!

1 Thank jaxmom01
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

I have enjoyed dinner here many times and love their annual Wine Tasting and Appetizer event. Food is always well prepared and served in a timely fashion. Wonderful, efficient waitstaff and owners. If you haven't been there, you need to go soon.

1 Thank Carolyn T
Mackinaw, Illinois
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46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed a delicious dinner and excellent service. Just returned home from a great dining experience. No reservations taken for parties under 6. Since there were 4 of us, we arrived at 6pm and had a 20 minute wait. The bartender was prompt and efficient, after the 20 minutes we were scored to our table. The fried green beans were a... More 

2 Thank Skip L
East Peoria, Illinois
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37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Bernardi's advertises itself as an Italian restaurant, and while it does offer many pasta dishes, the atmosphere and menu make it an unusual Italian restaurant to say the least. The building is easy to spot from the road, and while the parking lot is a little small, we had no issues finding a space on a Friday evening. The inside... More 

2 Thank cgm309
Houston, Texas
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50 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

You feel fancy here. The staff is attentive and whatever you order (I am from out of town, but ALWAYS come here whenever in the area) will be top-notch

2 Thank Flying_Texan
Deer Creek, Illinois
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62 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

The service was great and the food is always good. Was here last Sunday evening for a dinner for two, but have been in the past with groups of 20 people. Really like their fried chicken with spaghetti and tortelini.

2 Thank Fishingsquirel

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?