Have you seen this place? You probably have. If you haven’t, you’ve probably heard of it. Sketchy bar, down on a “scary” part of Sprague… looks small from the outside. Well, if that’s all you know about the Checkerboard Bar then you’ve obviously never stepped foot inside.
According to their website Checkerboard Bar is, “both a local monument and an historic business. Located on Sprague Ave in East Central since 1933, the Checkerboard opened on the heels of prohibition and now boasts the longest continuous liquor license in the state of Washington.”
Pretty cool, right? Now let’s talk about what Checkerboard [...]