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Bernardi's II

123 N Mill St, Pontiac, IL 61764-1928
+1 815-842-1198
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fried chicken” (24 reviews)
“salad” (14 reviews)
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123 N Mill St, Pontiac, IL 61764-1928
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Reviewed 1 week ago

the food was amazing and the pretzel was huge and big as a medium pizza and it was very tasty and we took home the rest of it in a pizza size box. the rest of the dinner and the service was top notice we...More

Thank matthewat2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always excellent food and service. Great atmosphere and moderately priced! Staff always friendly and service prompt.

Thank John T
Reviewed 12 November 2017

We split a lasagna and salad. Service was great. Food was excellent. Very nice comfortable dining room. In the middle of Route 66 territory. Just a great getaway.

Thank Jerry B
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed 2 delicious appetizers, the stuffed mushrooms and bruschetta. My dinner was the Tuscan Parmesan which was fried lasagna. It was done to perfection. It was a large portion but I could not stop eating. It was so tasty I can not wait to...More

Thank 155rancher
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

We ordered a Caesar salad it tasted really nice but it was big enough for 2 people. We couldn't finish it. Service was great our waitress was lovely and friendly. The restaurant was full and yet our meal came out reasonably quick. Meals were well...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017

Visiting Pontiac for the first time and stopped in to Bernard's II for dinner. Sherri was our very sweet server. Ordered the Stuffed shells with spinach and cheese. I requested to have the house marinara sauce added. The BEST decision ever ~ this sauce is...More

Thank Virginia P
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Our first time in Pontiac...wandering around downtown...went to the Pontiac Auto Museum (so cool !) then down the street to Bernardi's...It was quiet, cool and welcoming. Fast service 9Thank you Sherri) We asked our server what her favorite is and she said she was very...More

Thank Patnmel
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Great chicken speacial with side of spaghetti ...to much to eat. Great service! Nice atmosphere, friendly people, nice downtown location. I'll be back!

Thank Randall L
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Great first visit; entrees excellent (outstanding sauce) and very prompt service. Great location, historic but really comfortable atmosphere!

Thank IllinoisILtraveler
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

On Sundays there are not many restaurants open in downtown Pontiac, but after eating here, it would be my choice if every restaurant were open. Charming atmoaphere and welcoming, attentive, helpful staff. The Asiago Chicken and Tuscan Lasagna were recommended. Wow! Absolutely delicious. Large portions...More

Thank notcarla
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123 N Mill St, Pontiac, IL 61764-1928
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Pontiac
  • Phone Number: +1 815-842-1198
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