WHO WE ARE

The Berkley Common ~ Uncommonly Good
The Berkley Common serves as a vibrant collective space built to connect our communities through the experience of sharing simple food and drink in a rustic but comfortable setting inspired by Michigan tradition.

Situated on the corner of Griffith and historic 12 Mile in Berkley, MI, the BC is committed to telling the story of area’s past, present and future by offering a transitional American inspired menu with a twist, sourced from local purveyors.

Black Bean Salad

BEER AND SPIRITS

Our story continues by serving over 20 craft beers on tap from several of the state’s bespoke brewers. We also feature many unique beers from around the globe sure to please any serious beer connoisseur.

Don’t like beer, you say? We would love to mix you one of our artisanal cocktails or serve a small batch punch for your table. Our food is made from the freshest ingredients; small plate focused, and and conceived with our vast beer and cocktail program in mind. Whether you are having dinner out with family, looking to throw a party, or just seeking a place to gather with old or new friends, we hope you visit us soon at The Berkley Common.

MEET OUR EXECUTIVE CHEF

Brandon Gaiffe

Hometown:

Toledo, Ohio

 

Culinary Training:

Schoolcraft College

 

Past Teams: 

220 Merrill, Birmingham MI

Kickstand Brewing Co., Commerce TWP

Beverly Hills Grill, Beverly Hills MI

 

Misc info:

Likes haute cuisine in an unpretentious atmosphere, served on the speech and debate team in high school as well as four year member of the German Club.

COM*MON

Adj.
1.

a. Belonging equally to or shared equally by two or more; joint: common interests.

b. Of or relating to the community as a whole; public: for the common good.

Noun
1.

a. A piece of open land of public use, especially in a village or town.

Sometimes the simplest things are the hardest to find.