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1001 8th Ave W, Palmetto, FL 34221-3807
+1 941-723-9231
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good37%
  • Average27%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
4 Apr 2017
“Cheap Meal”
6 Dec 2016
“Fast food”
Open Now
Fast food
1001 8th Ave W, Palmetto, FL 34221-3807
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Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

The food w as incredibly cheap and a lot of it. We all had plenty of food and spent less than ten dollars. If you are on a budget it is worth a try. It's half the cost of the competitors and just as good.

Thank bittychicken
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
Reviewed 11 April 2016

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
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
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
Reviewed 27 October 2015

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

Thank cherwake
Reviewed 6 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...More

1  Thank brendacole11
Reviewed 27 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
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...More

Thank Additional
Reviewed 24 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
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10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
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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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Fast Foodies Know The Deal™. Checkers serves up world-famous seasoned fries, bold burgers, creamy shakes, and more. BOLD SINCE BURGER #1, Checkers restaurants were born out of the idea that a bland and flavorless burger was downright wrong. Americans everywhere deserve a better tasting burger — one that is unexpectedly bold, made-to-order and priced at a value that was hard to beat. Visit Checkers at 1001 8th Ave W in Palmetto.
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