From Our Editors
Casa Bernal in Berkeley is a well-known Mexican restaurant, delivering a familiar atmosphere with a flavorful menu. The good quality, set in a nice atmosphere, will have you visiting again and again.
Thanks to its outdoor seating, the restaurant is a fantastic option when you want to soak up some of that Cali sun. There's no particular required attire, so feel free to dress comfortably. Also, though the prices are considered to be lower than average, you aren't going to sacrifice any quality. In fact, you should be able to enjoy a good meal for $11 or $12, and can probably get in and out for $8 if you try.
If you're on the lookout for the perfect spot for family or friends, it's been reviewed as a solid option for large groups and kids. WiFi's available if you're trying to get some work done, and if you need food provided for a local event, take advantage of its catering options.
A good option for lunch in South Berkeley, a visit to Casa Bernal is definitely worthwhile. Visitors to the restaurant have access to a private lot nearby or can park on the street.