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Checker Board

2223 S Frontage Rd, Meridian, MS 39301-6540
+1 601-481-1039
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good24%
  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible11%
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“lunch” (15 reviews)
“fried chicken” (6 reviews)
“turnip greens” (4 reviews)
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2223 S Frontage Rd, Meridian, MS 39301-6540
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well, well, well fellas, y’all must have been either paid or had the munchies when y’all wrote these reviews. Because by golll lee THAT WAS TERRRIBLE. they had signs warning you that the food maybe be cold??.???? Our waiter didn’t even know what to do...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had a ham and cheese omelette. It was great. This is the best food in town at breakfast or lunch .its simply amazing

Thank Randy T
Reviewed 19 April 2018

Good basic breakfast options at a very reasonable price. Fast, friendly service at the desk and by our server. My travelling companion and I had the buffet breakfast and it was excellent value for the money. Good selection, including nicely cooked scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage,...More

Thank Diane Z
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a fantastic Easter lunch. Was kinda concerned when we arrived and saw all the cars. There were close to 100 people in their meeting room for lunch. I called ahead to see if we needed reservations. There was plenty of all kinds of...More

Thank J Douglas M
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

After having biscuits and gravy on the buffet Saturday we went back on Sunday. Pork chops, dressing, fried okra, creamed corn and meatloaf. It was all great. Best veggies in town

Thank Randy T
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

I was in town for business and grabbed a quick lunch at Checker Board. If cleanliness is high on your list keep looking. If excellent food is what you desire keep looking. Friendly people they have. Cleanliness Fair. Food Fair. Staff Great!!

Thank Andy H
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Typical small southern buffet. Ok fried chicken, mix of fresh and canned vegetables, bland cornbread. Place is showing age and need for updates. Left full but not really satisfied.

Thank Bryan W
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Checkerboard is always our “go to” place for Sunday lunch after church! The staff is quick to take your drink order and then it’s off to the food bar we go! Most of the time, it is fruit salad, creamed corn, turnip greens, fried pork...More

Thank Debbie813
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Vegetables were cold to luke warm, like straight out of a can, fried okra was burnt and other foods barely warm. However their fried catfish was delicious. There was also a roach on my lemon pie. The lady was very apologetic and went and got...More

Thank Judi P
Reviewed 27 October 2017

While traveling through Meridian recently, my wife and I needed a place to eat lunch. We saw that The Checker Board appeared to have some good, Southern cooking. Mmmm. We were right. One problem, (not a bad thing), they only had all those delicious vegetables,...More

Thank David E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2223 S Frontage Rd, Meridian, MS 39301-6540
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Meridian
  • Phone Number: +1 601-481-1039
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