Bernadette, played by Melissa Rauch, is a Cheesecake factory waitress that works alongside Penny.  Penny introduced her to Wolowitz and now the two are dating.

She's actually quite smart and is working her way through graduate school microbiology studies.

Bernadette Quotes

I'm the kind of girl who can get all the giant missiles she wants.

Bernadette

Penny: He wasn't intellectually stimulating enough.
Bernadette: Couldn't you just fool around with him and then listen to NPR?
Penny: Wouldn't help. Zack couldn't even spell NPR.

TBBT Quotes

Penny: Hey, Sheldon, did you change your Wi-Fi password again?
Sheldon: Yes, it's "Penny, get your own Wi-Fi." No spaces.

Sheldon: Why do you have the Chinese character for "soup" tattooed on your right buttock?
Penny: It's not "soup," it's "courage."
Sheldon: No it isn't. But I suppose it does take courage to demonstrate that kind of commitment to soup.
Penny: How'd you see it? You said you wouldn't look.
Sheldon: Sorry. As I told you, the hero always peeks.