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Bernie's Dining Depot

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Seafood
749 James St, Chicopee, MA 01020-3915
+1 413-539-9268
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (199 reviews)
“turkey dinner” (12 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
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749 James St, Chicopee, MA 01020-3915
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Big portions,but the food is only so so,the prime rib was giant but not real tender,the turkey dinner was average not as good as it used to be.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank gary H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All selections on the menu are simply awesome!!! portions are huge you see it in the you tube videos but till you go there and they set your meal in front of you you'll be shocked & awed. Great waitresses & service. Train car is...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Carl M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came on a Saturday afternoon. The seafood was delicious. We enjoyed being in the train car. Large tables, great waitress. Thank you

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ann K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You definitely do not go to Bernie's if you are on a diet. The portions of food are huge and we always count on having several meals of leftovers. I've tried several different dishes there and have always been happy. This time I decided to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank swtraveler15
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

I just need to say the place is not equipped to handle the trainload of people that come here!!! People are out waiting patiently in the cold like me and they told us 45 minutes.... well... 45 minutes went by and I kindly asked how...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Rosey1318
Reviewed 7 October 2018

My sister is from Plymouth massachusetts and came to visit she seen Bernies dining depot on phantom gourmet and has been wanting to go.We both ordered the luncheon prime rib was $15,Although the size was huge it was very bland and needed seasoning or something,we...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank carol19652018
Reviewed 4 October 2018

I stopped here on a recommendation. The setting is unique, and the format is definitely diner style. But do not let that dissuade you! I ordered the prime rib and gasped at the size of the portion. I am a hearty eater, and prime rib...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Rit4CR
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Okay, let's get real. I'm over 60 years old and overweight. I've been to a whole lot of restaurants in my life. To be honest, I like a lot of food in front of me. I can think of two nicknames I would give this...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank stephenbD3577IR
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

When you go to Bernie’s, make sure you are really hungry. The portions are super sized no matter what you order. If you’re a steak lover, you’re in heaven at Bernie’s.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank rvjohn316
Reviewed 11 September 2018

We visited Bernie's Dining Depot on our way to Springfield. We made a reservation in the car for 6PM. We arrived on time and they were calling our name. There were many others waiting. My wife and I had to have the Prime Rib. I...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank DJDaveS2009
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8 October 2017|
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Response from 625pattim | Reviewed this property |
You should ask the waitstaff. Always tell your server if you have a food allergy or concern. Most times they can accommodate special requests
26 April 2017|
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Response from Bhawk51 | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest you call them to find out if there are any special activities for Mother's Day. (413) 539-9268
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Response from Paul K | Reviewed this property |
I order the fried seafood platter because it has the whole belly clams that is $25.00 The prime rib the caboose cut smallest is around $25.00 and up to the conductor cut Is around $40.00 any meal you order be ready to eat... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 749 James St, Chicopee, MA 01020-3915
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Chicopee
  • Phone Number: +1 413-539-9268
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