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Checkerboard Inn

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APPETIZERS‎
5.95
Mozzarella Sticks
Battered‎ mozzarella cheese served w/ our special marinara sauce
5.95
Stuffed Jalapenos
Jalapenos stuffed w/ cheddar & served w/ salsa
4.50
Potato Pancakes
One dozen: served w/ sour cream
6.95
Panko Shrimp Skewers
Served w/ sauce
7.25
Ultimate Nachos
Crisp nachos topped w/ chili, cheese. Sliced black olives, lettuce & tomatoes
5.25
Fried Ravioli
Italian ravioli fried & served w/ marinara
7.95
Coconut Shrimp
With orange ginger sauce
7.50
Stuffed Mushrooms
Delicate stuffed w/ crab & cheese
7.25
Clams Casino
6 juicy dams. Stuffed casino style
7.95
Steamers
A dozen tender dams steamed to perfection, served w/ drawn butter
SOUPS‎
4.50
French Onion
Our secret recipe on a soup classic
3.95
Soup of the Day
Prepared daily w/ fresh ingredients
Beef 4.25
In a bread bowl 5.50
Checkerboard Chili
Served in a bread bowl sweet, hearty & loaded
SALADS‎
5.95
Checkerboard Farmers Salad
Assortment of fresh greens w/ cucumbers, tomatoes & carrots & your choice of our signature dressings
7.95
Mike's Chef Salad
Country ham, roasted turkey breast. swiss & American cheeses, hard-boiled egg, tomatoes, cucumbers, black olives & onions w/ your choice of our signature dressing
7.25
The Real Caesar
Crisp beam of romaine lettuce w/ croutons. Grated parmesan cheese & caesar dressing
7.95
Tuna Salad
Fresh tuna salad served on a bed of our fresh greens w/ tomatoes, cucumbers, egg, black olives & onions
8.95
Chicken +3.95
Shrimp +5.00
California Cobb
In a bread bowl w/ avocado, hard-boiled egg, cucumbers, tomato, orange segments & black olives & bleu cheese crumbles
7.95
Chicken +3.95
Shrimp +5.00
Holiday Salad
Mixed greens, cranberries, almonds, feta & avocado
4.25
Checkerboard House Salad
Side‎ salad of fresh greens topped w/ fresh tomatoes & cucumbers
SANDWICH BOARD‎
7.95
Back Mountain BBQ
Your‎ choice of roasted turkey, country ham, roast beef or slow-roasted pork topped w/ our jamaican relish & pied high on a fresh kaiser roll. Served w/ chips
7.95
Checkerboard Club
Your choice of roasted turkey, country ham, roast beef or tuna salad topped w/ tomatoes, lettuce & bacon, served w/ chips
10.25
Open-Faced Roast Beef
Thin-sliced slow-roasted sirloin of beef piled high over bread & smothered w/ gravy & one side
8.25
Bacon +0.25
Sauteed mushrooms +0.50
Onions +0.50
Checkerboard Burger
8 oz of ground sirloin w/ choice of lettuce, onions, tomatoes, pickles & mayonnaise, served w/ chips
8.95
Turkey Burger
Farm-raised‎ turkey seasoned & grilled to perfection. With choice of lettuce, onions, tomatoes, pickles & mayonnaise, served w/ chips
7.95
Grilled Chicken Breast
Marinated chicken breast served grilled, wing style or jack style on a kaiser roll w/ choice of lettuce, tomato & mayonnaise, served w/ chips
9.25
Shrimp Po Boy
Panko-breaded shrimp cutlet w/ chipotle sauce. Lettuce, tomatoes & pickles. Served w/ chips
8.95
Prime Rib Sandwich
6 Oz grilled Delmonico on a fresh kaiser rod served w/ chips
HOT SUBS‎
8.95
Philly-Style Cheesesteak
Shaved sirloin w/ cheese, peppers, onions & mushrooms
8.95
French Dip
Shaved sirloin w/ melted swiss on a kaiser roe i served w/ au jus
7.95
Meatball Parmesan
Homemade meatball topped w/ blended cheeses & marinara
7.95
Sausage w/ Peppers
Sausage, peppers & onions. Served w/ a marinara sauce
8.95
Chicken Tenderloin
Golden brown chicken tenders
7.95
Eggplant Parmesan
Farm fresh eggplant topped w/ marinara, cheeses & parmesan
8.25
Chicken Parmesan
Chicken tenderloins topped w/ marinara, cheese & parmesan
8.95
Chicken Cheesesteak
Shaved white chicken w/ cheese, peppers, onions & mushrooms
8.95
Chicken Wing
Tender pieces of golden brown chicken w/ your choice of wing sauce
COLD SUBS‎
8.95
Italian
Pilled w/ a variety of Italian meats & provolone cheese w/ your choice of toppings
8.95
Roast Beef & Cheese
Juicy roast beef w/ American cheese w/ your choice of toppings
8.50
Country Ham & Cheese
Country ham & American cheese w/ your choice of toppings
8.50
Roasted Turkey & Cheese
Oven-roasted turkey breast w/ American cheese & your choice of toppings
8.50
Tuna & Cheese
Homemade‎ tuna salad w/ American cheese w/ your choice of toppings
CHECKERBOARD SPECIALTIES‎
1/2 rack 14.25
Full rack 17.95
Baby Back Spare Ribs
Tender baby back ribs smothered in our tangy BBQ or jack sauce
14.50
Jack Style Broiled Pork Chops
2 hand carved seasoned pork chops glazed in jack sauce & broiled to perfection. Also available glazed BBQ sauce style or plain
14.50
Chicken Parmigiana
Tender chicken breast, lightly breaded & topped w/ our marinara & our Italian cheeses
14.95
Chicken Scampi
Delicate chicken tenders sauteed in white wine, mushrooms & our garlic butter reduction
9.95
Honey Dipt Chicken
Our sweet & crispy honey dipt chicken is finger won' good
8.95
Chicken Tenderloins
A platter full of chicken tenders breaded & served golden brown
21.50
Classic New York Strip Steak
14 oz firm-raised strip loin grilled to your preference
12 oz 15.95
16 oz 19.95
Prime Rib of Beef
The king of steaks! Roasted & seasoned until juicy & delicious
15.95
Veal Parmigiana
Fresh‎ tender veal dusted w/ Italian seasonings & topped w/ marinara & a blend of cheeses
18.50
Roasted Half Duckling
Seasoned & roasted to perfection & drizzled w/ orange glaze
PASTA‎
All pasta dishes served w/ side salad
8.95
Pasta Bowl
Choice of spaghetti, linguini, penne or angel hair pasta topped w/ your choice of marinara or vodka sauce
3.95
Meat Sauce
3.95
Meatballs
3.99
Chicken
6.25
Shrimp
6.95
Scallops
3.95
Sausage, Peppers & Onions
9.95
Baked Penne
Cheesy penne topped w/ Vic's marinara
14.95
Clam Sauce
Your choice of our traditional red or the classic white over choice of pasta
PIZZA‎
9.95
Thin Crust
Large
8.95
Thin Crust
Medium
6.50
Thin Crust
Personal
10.95
Thick-N-Chewy
Large
9.95
Thick-N-Chewy
Medium
13.95
White
Not your traditional white pizza. It's a stuffed white pizza (large)
12.95
White
Not your traditional white pizza. It's a stuffed white pizza (medium)
13.50
Old Forge Style
10 cuts
14.95
Chicken Ranch Pizza
A‎ checkerboard exclusive! Grilled chicken, cheese, onions, mushrooms, peppers & ranch dressing, one size
12.50
Chicken Wing Pizza
Golden brown chicken pieces w/ wing sauce (large)
STROMBOLI‎
Small 9.25
Large 12.95
Italian
Ham, salami, pepperoni. Sausage, cheese, peppers, mushrooms & onion
Small 9.25
Large 12.95
Steak
Shaved sirloin steak, cheese, peppers, mushrooms & onions
Small 10.25
Large 13.95
Chicken Wing
Grilled white chicken breast w/ our famous mild sauce & cheese
Small 10.25
Large 13.25
Chicken
Shaved white chicken, cheese, peppers, mushroom & onions
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Bar, Pub
FEATURES
Takeout, Waitstaff, Seating
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Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

You can never go wrong at the checkerboard. Great food, outstanding staff. Very reasonable prices. Menu very extensive, definitely something for everyone. Easy to find, 1st. light on Carverton rd.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank jay f
Reviewed January 21, 2019

Great outdoor space with a bar for the little amount of time we can enjoy being outside in Nepa. Food is above average and not expensive. Interior of the restaurant can use some updating.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Red521
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We were there on a Thursday evening, the sandwiches and pizza are great, the dinners are not. Would return for pizza, not a place to order a sit down dinner.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 789mattn
Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

I like the Checkerboard, it's been around for as long as I can remember and has only changed hands once that I know of. They have a nice bar with a few pool tables and cozy dinning room. Nice menu and good prices. Large outdoor...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Stan D
Reviewed September 13, 2017

We have been eaten ng at the Checkerboard through various owners since the 70s. Lately, the staff has chaned and service not near what it once was. Not as friendly or personable or efficient. Also, our last few meals there have been very disappointing. May...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank MTS55
Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

Although the outside dining was enjoyable on a beautiful night, the meal wasnt very good. We both had the chicken parm with angel hair pasta. The pasta and sauce were ok, but the chicken breast was very big, thick and rubbery in the center. It...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank mareff21
Reviewed June 10, 2017

This is where we go to watch sports, in Spotzy's Bar. There is a TV in every booth, and the atmosphere is one of good fun. Waitresses are very friendly, and food is delicious. There is also an outside deck which was just added on...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Gerard J W
Reviewed July 28, 2016

American style menu, a variety of food, many brands of beer all found here. An outside deck has just been added which is a nice option on a warm summer evening.

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank John F
Reviewed July 25, 2016

The food was not good at all. I would not eat here again. I ordered a special of the day which happened to be fresh tuna and it was unrecognizable to the eye and palette. I cannot recommend this establishment.

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank SunNFun42
Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

I visited this restaurant twice now and both times I have a very good experience. The beer was always ice cold and the service was fast polite and very friendly. The first time I ate a chicken Caesar salad second time I had a burger...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank Burgi3
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