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Checkers Old Munchen

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$$ - $$$
German, European, Central European, Gluten Free Options
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2209 E Atlantic Blvd, Pompano Beach, FL 33062-5209 (North Federal Highway)
+1 954-785-7565
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11:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Tue - Fri 11:00 - 21:00
Sat - Mon 17:00 - 21:00
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Yarmouth, Canada
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103 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Bring your appetite lots of great food. Great service and friendly. Go you will love it The food was authentic and good. Make a reservation and try this place one of Floridas best

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Thank tom5car
Mokena, Illinois
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

Very nice small German restaurant. The food was good, the staff was helpful and the beer was very good. Gets crowded so it's best to make reservations as it is a small space.

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Thank Travelingyiayia
Ashland, Ohio
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28 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

This is the real deal! Great German food and big beers! The schnitzel is excellent and the spaetzle is very good.

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Thank southpolevisitor
New Haven, Connecticut
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38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

we went last Monday night and didn't make reservations...if you plan to go on a Monday (1/2 off dinner items) make sure to call ahead...we waited almost an hour but it was still worth it....

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Thank Mitchell R
Coconut Creek, Florida
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131 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017

Sometimes you just have a taste for some good old fashioned comfort food and Checkers is the place for you. The servings are plentiful and the staff are warm and welcoming. Try it out!

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Thank Chuck S
Boca Raton, Florida
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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

This place has the best German food around. Everything always tastes great and you actually get quite a bit of food. Everyone is always super friendly and eating here is a joy.

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Thank Peter P
Pompano Beach, Florida
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Hands on Ownership Plus a GREAT Hardworking Staff! OUTSTANDING High Quality Food Menu (Large Portions). EXTENSIVE Beer Selection - Draft or Bottles (Wine Also Available)! ANY SIZE Party in the Dining Area Plus Seating at the Bar. Walk-ins are Plentiful but RESERVATIONS are Recommended. Good Sign... ALWAYS PACKED! GREAT VALUE!

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Thank Jack G
Orlando, Florida
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45 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

A Groupon brought us to this restaurant and we were not disappointed. The sausage sampler was fantastic as was the pretzel bread. The veal schnitzel was good and the pork shank was a little gross to look at but very tasty. The place was very busy-I would suggest making a reservation.

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Thank Susan H
Albuquerque
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25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We just ate there tonight. I had Sauerbraten, warm potato salad, and Sauer kraft. Wife had spaetzle, red cabbage and pork schnitzel. We split an apple strudel. What a meal. Great service and atmosphere.

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Thank jeraldcross
Pompano Beach
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42 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

We lived in Germany for nine years. When we moved to Pompano Beach, we tried most if not all of the German restaurants in the area. Checkers is like a German neighborhood restaurant. Since the fire a few years ago the restaurant has the same excellent food and friendly service, but has a fresher appealing look. We took friends with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$29 - US$31
Cuisine
German, European, Central European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2209 E Atlantic Blvd, Pompano Beach, FL 33062-5209
    (North Federal Highway)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Pompano Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 954-785-7565
Description
Situated off Atlantic Avenue, Checkers is a German styled restaurant with a Bavarian flair in Pompano Beach. We offer a large selection of authentic German beers and the best in German cuisine.

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