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1001 8th Ave W, Palmetto, FL 34221-3807
+1 941-723-9231
10:00 - 02:00
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Thu - Fri 10:00 - 04:00
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Bracebridge, Canada
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159 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

Its in a good location on the way to Emerson Point or snead island. The have good specials, its clean, friendly, but could be a little faster filling order, but all checkers are the same way.

Thank powell2765
Lehigh Acres
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45 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

The service is TERRIBLE. The food is TERRIBLE. The staff is rude and unprofessional. Dont waste your time in calling and complaining to the customer service located in tampa,they are just as bad.

1 Thank Fred B
Fort Myers, Florida
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016

Checkers is a great place to go for a burger and fries. They are a bit slow but it is worth the wait.

Thank Nettie701
Bradenton, Florida
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516 reviews
316 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 191 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2015

Tried this Checker's after seeing many TV spots from "Mr. Bag"!!! I ordred the steak sandwich. fries and a drink. It was excellent. Fast service and great food.

Thank pablocollier
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

The burgers are really good. Made fresh, and good fries. Everything was hot, even with the drive home.

Thank cherwake
Bradenton, Florida
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52 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2015

they were running a special that I tried twice. the first time my partner and I stopped to get the 1.49 double checker burger with cheese so we ordered two burgers and one large fry the large fry costs more then the two burgers that should make you stop and think. the second time we stopped and got 4 of... More 

1 Thank brendacole11
Brandon, Florida
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2015

If you expect anything else than a cheap, fast heartburn waiting to happen then don't go. It is what it is.

Thank Shane E
Parrish, Florida
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95 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2013

I found the quality of the burgers served here (after a sample of 15 visits) to be far above fast food, at a price comparable to fast food. All of the food is made to order, which can explain its freshness. The shakes and ice cream are great too. There is outdoor seating and you can park and walk up... More 

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Bradenton, Florida
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79 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2013

Good and reliable and consistent. The outside seating is always open to interesting new acquaintances. The staff is "up" and that always helps.

Thank NicheAssociates
Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
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76 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2012

Mediocre chain burger and it really does not stand out as anything other than that. It is inexpensive; however, you get what you pay for in this case. It was quick and convenient but I feel there are better options in the area if you have time.

Thank LisaPuraVida

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 04:00
10:00 - 04:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1001 8th Ave W, Palmetto, FL 34221-3807
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Palmetto
  • Phone Number: +1 941-723-9231

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?