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“Great Atmosphere ”
Review of Checkers Bistro

Checkers Bistro
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Thu, 6/20
8:00 PM
Ranked #11 of 669 Restaurants in Lancaster
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $25 - $50
Cuisines: American, French, Contemporary
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings, Bar scene
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Breakfast, Private Dining, Reservations
Description: Checkers Bistro has an eclectic menu, with American, French and Asian influenced dishes. We are passionate about Food, Wine, Craft Beers and Spirits. We purchase as many ingredients locally that are in season. Our goal is to deliver a fine dining experience in a friendly and consistent setting. We welcome your feedback through TripAdvisor and will respond to your comments. It's always a beautiful day at Checkers Bistro.
Reviewed April 29, 2019 via mobile

The restaurant has a lovely interior: a good mix of modern and classic. The ambiance was quite romantic. The service could have been better. One waiter was really good and friendly, the waitress was forgetful and looked harried. The food was tasty and well presented. I liked my Apple Salad, the Calamari appetizer and the Diver Seared Scallops were delicious! My husband did not love the raspberry reduction sauce on his Coffee Cured Petit Filet, it was overwhelmingly sweet. He let the waitress know that and we received complimentary Mango Apricot Sorbet. It’s a great place for a date night!

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank juliyab2013
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Reviewed April 14, 2019

Nice quiet restaurant to sit and enjoy the excellent service and food. We were able to talk and enjoy ourselves without feeling rushed. Added bonus, there is decent parking.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank sabgkids
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Reviewed March 31, 2019

There are so many places the Lancaster is hard to choose one. We decided on checkers and we’re very happy that we did. Service is phenomenal, food is a great quality and lots of options. The really nice thing about it is although you’re in a nice atmosphere it’s also laid back.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Tour11653246159
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Reviewed March 21, 2019

We ate at Checkers Bistro for the first time last week. The ambiance, service and food were excellent. It was pricey, as expected, but well worth it.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Joel S
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Reviewed February 24, 2019 via mobile

The ambiance of Checkers is really nice. It is their finest feature. It's dark and intimate and very romantic.
The wait staff were exceptional. They were very attentive and aimed to make sure your experience was totally to your satisfaction.
The food was very good. They have a nice selection of options. They were out of the tuna which is what I wanted the most. I opted for the eggplant dish and an apple salad and was very happy with those selections. The duck tacos were ordered as an appetizer and they were very good. Two people ordered their meatloaf which was a special and they loved it. Their alcoholic beverages menu was very nice for wine and mixed drinks. They served rolls with dinner that could be upgraded. The creme brulee was exceptional. I'm already looking forward to returning and getting their tuna. The scallops looked delicious too.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Kim E
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