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Monday - Friday   4:30 PM - 10 PM
Saturday   11:30 AM - 10 PM
Sunday   11:30 AM - 9 PM


Monday - Thursday   until 10 PM
Friday & Saturday   until 11 PM
Sunday   until 9 PM

Happy Hour:  Sunday - Friday  4:30 PM - 6:30 PM 

Weekend Brunch:  Saturday & Sunday  11:30 AM - 3 PM

Lunch available for private events


We encourage reservations for the Dining Room and accept walk-ins based upon availability. The Bar is walk-in only.  Please call us at 717.509.1069 or make an online reservation below.


Parking is available in front of the Champion Forge building off Harrisburg Avenue as well as behind the building, off North Charlotte Street.  

Additional parking is available after 5:00 pm at JC Snavely & Sons, on the corner of North Charlotte Street and West James Street.

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Private Dining

Checkers Bistro is the perfect venue for creating memorable, one-of-a-kind dining experiences for friends, family, and business associates.   You may enjoy the wonderful selection of elegant food and fine wine that is readily available on our menus, or we may coordinate and arrange a custom dining experience based on your specific needs and group size.   Whether you are planning a birthday party, an anniversary celebration, a wedding reception, or a casual get together with friends and family, Checkers Bistro is the perfect destination.

The Champions Room is an intimate private dining room that can seat up to 24 people.

Semi-private dining is available in the wine salon, featuring our glassed in wine cellar, and on the stage, the upper section of the restaurant, featuring a full-length wall of handsome old casement windows.

Checkers Bistro also offers full restaurant buyouts. Specialty linens, floral arrangements, and other decorative items are available by request.

For more information, please contact our events manager, Emily deVitry at 717.509.1069, or email  

You may also submit the contact form below and we will get back to you shortly.


About Us

Checkers Bistro, located in the West End section of Lancaster City, showcases a unique blend of French, Asian and American cuisines, prepared by a skilled culinary Team.

Our servers are all well versed in the entire menu, and are happy to discuss food, drinks and wine selections with you.

Rustic elements of our historic building have been preserved and enhanced with classic décor, surrounding our guests with vintage elegance, within a hospitality driven atmosphere.

We take great pride in what we do and how we do it.

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