Checker Bar & Grill

124 Cadillac Sq DetroitMI48226
Open
Sunday
3:00pm-2:00pm
Monday
Closed
Tuesday
11:00am-2:00pm
Wednesday
11:00am-2:00pm
Thursday
11:00am-2:00pm
Friday
11:00am-2:00pm
Saturday
11:00am-2:00pm
Payment Methods: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Cash
Average Rating
4.5
Total Reviews
(65)
Recommended 0
Not Recommended 0
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Description

After purchasing the restaurant from the original family, Tharp and Gregory have put forth a profound effort to breathe life back into this classic Detroit establishment. Think: historic tin ceilings, graffiti murals by local legends, restored brick walls and funky retro kitchen objects you forgot you missed so much.

While their boozy ice cream cocktail menu is coming soon, the kitchen is...
by merchantcircle on June 27, 2015 from merchantcircle

Editorial Reviews

Checker Bar & Grill Restaurant Review:
The original owner of this downtown bar and grill also once ran the city's Checker Cab Company, hence the bar's name. It's jammed every lunch hour during the week with lawyers and government workers who roll in from the nearby city and county offices. Known for having some of the best burgers in Detroit, that's what Checker does best. Try one with homemade chili or blue cheese, or pile your own...
by gayot on February 01, 2013 from gayot
Comfort foods mingle with upscale pallets in this favorite Detroit hangout.:
In Short
It may look like your neighbor's basement bar, but its quaint interior hides a gourmet spirit. Casual is key, as diners munch half-pound burgers among the checkerboard tables,...
by by Contributor at Citysearch on December 18, 2003 from Citysearch