About Checker Bar

A Detroit Original for over 50 years. Try our Checker Burger. Grab a slice of pizza. Enjoy Detroit's original arcade bar. Bar & Grill open 11 am-2 am daily. Friends of Grand Trunk Pub, The Whisky Parlor & Offworld Arcade.

our menu food

Arcade Bar, Late Night Kitchen Cocktails, Burgers & MORE!

Located in the center of downtown Detroit, we are just a few minutes walk to Campus Martius, Hart Plaza and Greektown.

our food

Everything is locally sourced, classic burgers, NY Style pizza, Wings & more.

our menu food

our drinks

Our drinks- Weekday Happy Hour 4-6pm $3 Well drinks, $5 Tullamore Dew Shots, check out our Untappd Beer list, or any selection of our full bar!

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    A Detroit Original

    for over 50 years!
    Our Menu
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    Detroit’s Original Arcade Bar Over 40 Vintage Arcade Cabinets, Pinball & More

    Enjoy Detroit's original arcade bar!
    our drinks



124 Cadillac Square
Detroit, MI


Checker Bar 1st Floor Hours
Monday-Sunday 11am-1pm

Checker Bar 2nd Floor & Arcade Hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday-Friday 4pm-1am
Saturday & Sunday 12pm-1am
**2nd floor hours may differ if there is a private event occurring**

Check us out on-
Tropi-Tuesdays for specialty tropical drinks 4pm-1pm & DJ at 9pm
Karaoke Thursdays 9pm-1am
Trivia Sundays 7pm-9pm with Jacovetti Entertainment