July 4, 2018 We will be closed in observance of Independence day.
Tuesday-Friday 5:00-10:00 PM Saturday 12:00-10:00PM Limted menu before 4:00 PM Sunday 12:00-9:00 PM Limted menu before 4:00 PM
Bar Dining Room
Monday (Limited Menu) 4:00-9:00 PM Tuesday-Thursday 5:00-10:00 PM Friday 5:00PM-12:00AM Limited menu after 10:00 PM Saturday 12:00PM- 12:00am Limited menu before 5:00 Limited menu after 10:00 PM Sunday 12:00 PM - 9:00 PM Limited menu before 4:00 PM
Monday - Wednesday 2:00 PM-1:00 AM Thursday & Friday 2:00 PM-2:00 AM Saturday & Sunday 12:00 PM-2:00 AM
Need a last minute venue for your wedding or celebration?
We still have two open weekend dates this year: Friday, August 31st and Saturday, September 1st. Call us now to book.
Welcome to The Checkerboard Inn, a local landmark known for our great food and friendly service! We're more than just another restaurant, more than just the local bar down the road........ The Checkerboard Inn serves Fine Food and Drink, and sports an extensive Take-Out Menu. We specialize in catering, both on and off site, and offer a private dining room and a unique reception area, "The Grove", for larger parties and receptions. We're conveniently located in the Back Mountain area of Northeastern Pennsylvania, just minutes from Wilkes-Barre, PA. Spotzy's Sports Bar is the perfect place for friends to gather to watch the game. Each table sports its own television in both the bar and the main dining room. Your favorite sports also come alive on our large screen televisions. We are a smoke free establishment. If a casual atmosphere with big taste is what you are craving, The Checkerboard Inn is guaranteed to be satisfying. Come join us, and see what the rave is all about. We hope to see YOU at The Checkerboard Inn... your place for Fine Food, Good Friends, and Great Times!
Introducing our 2 for $22 menu!
Choose two of some of our popular entree items every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday for just $22!