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East-Side Checker Club - CLOSED

579 Benefit St, Pawtucket, RI 02861-1469
+1 401-726-9266
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good36%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
2 Oct 2017
“Great”
15 Jan 2017
“New ownership--579 Benefit Street Restaurant”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
579 Benefit St, Pawtucket, RI 02861-1469
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1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

The food was definitely top shelf service was great good attitude great manager keeps coming around making sure everything's okay little pricey for Pawtucket but well worth it

Thank jamesbI1241TS
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

No longer the Checker Club, I was curious to see how the old place has been updated. Well it is now a beautiful contemporary restaurant and bar, and the menu selections, though what some folks might think limited, should please any appetite. Great selection of...More

1  Thank U4800WOjanem
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Once a month my co-workers and I go out for dinner. We like to keep it "local" and try someplace different each time. My suggestions was to try "The New Checker Club" East side. The building has been renovated and is quite nice! However, I...More

Thank aquinnahaha1812
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

Went for lunch birthday celebration. We went today...Tuesday.. All wine $5/a glass. Generous pour and great choice of wines. We got dinner for 2/for $29. Huge calamari portion for appetizer. ..very good. Then a soup or salad ..the kale soup was excellent.. Salad adequate... I...More

Thank pixie586
Reviewed 27 March 2016

Our party of 6 were all very excited to visit the Checker Club (once again). It had been nearly 20 years since my wife and I last visited. The Menu was very impressive, a large assortment of Seafood dishes for anyone observing "Lent". (Traditionally, we...More

3  Thank Ray B
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Let me get the bar situation covered first...all mixed drinks are served in pint glasses (16 oz.) I like Rusty Nails and was floored by the drink size! We dined on the newly chef created "boats" ( if you enjoy local seafood this is a...More

Thank Paul K
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

It was tough to give this restaurant 3 stars as the interior is very nice (FYI- the Checker Club used to be a dump) and the service is top notch. However the food, while VERY plentiful, is only okay. I had the chicken parm and...More

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 12 March 2016

Wait staff very nice. The food was hit or miss. Great sweet potatoe fries, yet was not imformed they cost $1 more, not a biggie. However I have never had a worse Reuben, the corned beef was too tough to chew and no swiss cheese...More

Thank Denise D
Reviewed 10 February 2016

years ago it was a destination place to go to eat. then it closed. and now new owners took it over. It seems like they are trying to bring it back to its old way. I always looked forward to the chicken dinner ansd so...More

1  Thank Barry N
Reviewed 11 November 2015

Sadly, this restaurant is taking a nose dive. What was a great place after the reopening is now just a shadow of itself. The head chef, kitchen help and bartenders have all left since the "new manager" showed up.

3  Thank 4thturn
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Restaurant Details

Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 579 Benefit St, Pawtucket, RI 02861-1469
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Pawtucket
  • Phone Number: +1 401-726-9266
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