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Lefty's Restaurant

) #5 of 41 Restaurants in Qualicum Beach $$ - $$$ American, , Soups
710 Memorial Avenue, Qualicum Beach, British Columbia V9P 2G3, Canada
+1 250-752-7530
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
American, Canadian, Soups, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
710 Memorial Avenue, Qualicum Beach, British Columbia V9P 2G3, Canada
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1 - 10 of 491 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

I am so disappointed to be writing this, after enjoying a delicious Left-Coast pizza at Lefty's, PLUS I am left-handed! BUT- the problem is I got sick a few hours after eating here. Like explosive both ends. I am not 100% certain the restaurant is...More

Thank Peter F
Anthony C, General Manager at Lefty's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Peter, I'm sorry to hear you were not feeling well. As I mentioned to you on the phone, we take food illness complaints very seriously and have initiated our own investigation into your complaint of an alleged food illness resulting from your visit to...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited for dinner. My wife had the Thai salad which was fresh, crisp and tasty. I had the ribs on mashed potatoes with a Caesar salad. The ribs came with a salsa which contained more cilantro than I care for and less sauce than...More

Thank David-Judith
Anthony C, General Manager at Lefty's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi David-Judith - thanks for sharing your review of Lefty's here on tripadvisor. Glad to hear you both enjoyed your meals. Ahhhh, cilantro! Some of us love it and some of us don't. We did make sure to include it as ingredient in the description...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate dinner at Lefty's on a Tuesday. Food was excellent! Good value and great service! We will return when we're in the area and have recommended the restaurant to family.More

1  Thank Maggy H
Anthony C, General Manager at Lefty's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Maggy - thanks for sharing your 5-star review of Lefty's here on tripadvisor. So happy to hear that you enjoyed your meals and that you found the value to be good and the service to be great! Hope to see you in the restaurant...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped for a quick breakfast. The food was average and simple. As the service was slow in addition, we left with a rather negative impression.More

Thank Frode M
Anthony C, General Manager at Lefty's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Frode M, Thank you for taking time to review us here on tripadvisor. Average, simple and slow is not what got us to our twentieth year in business so it was disappointing to read that was the impression you left with. We're proud of...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to meet for lunch. Excellent service. Interesting menu. Celebrating the left-handed percentage of the population1

Thank Sheenamcc
Anthony C, General Manager at Lefty's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Sheenamcc, Thank you for your 5-star review of our restaurant here on tripadvisor. We are also a great place to meet for breakfast and dinner too! Hope to see you in the restaurant again soon.

Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

● Delicious food and desserts ● Happiest music in town ● Snappy and modern décor ● Great service ● Super clean ● A great alternative to the other handful of places that are open for dinner that are jam-packed ● Tons of choices for all...More

Thank Alla-Rustica
Anthony C, General Manager at Lefty's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Alla-Rustica, Thanks so much for your 5-star review of our restaurant! Can't wait to share your comments with our team. Hope to see you again soon :)

Reviewed 12 May 2017

We were passing through Qualicum Beach at noon, choose Lefty's at random and loved it. Service and the food were good. The background music was quiet. Everything from the menus to the décor presented a sense of humour. The right handed may also eat here....More

Thank Susan S
Anthony C, General Manager at Lefty's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Susan S, Thank you for your 5-star review here on tripadvisor. Glad to hear you enjoyed your experience and that you plan on visiting us again. See you next time!

Reviewed 4 May 2017

We have had a couple of month-long stays in Qualicum Beach over the years so I'd seen Lefty's in passing. After finding an hour wait at another local eating establishment, we decided to try Lefty's since it is conveniently located. Somehow from the outside, I...More

Thank Helga_Little_Horn
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

My fiancé and I stumbled upon this welcoming restaurant that's along the main stretch in the heart of downtown Qualicum Beach. I had the Vegetarian Burger with the soup of the day (coconut curry with red bell peppers) while my partner had the Vegetarian Quesadilla...More

Thank Jasmine W
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We had a family get together at Lefty's in Qualicum Beach and we all left happy. the service was great and everyone enjoyed their meal. We both had Thai soup - terrific.

Thank KNCooper
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Bill A
Yes we were in Qualicum Beach today and saw that there was an advertisement for Tuesday night dine for 40.00. Can you tell me what the menu is? Thanks
5 November 2016|
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Response from weavingheather | Reviewed this property |
Why don't you can't act the restaurant itself
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wendu
What are the hours for breakfast?
30 May 2016|
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Response from Deanna D | Property representative |
We open at 8am everyday and run breakfast until 11am. On Saturday and Sunday we run breakfast until noon.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$19
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 20:00
Monday
08:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 20:00
Thursday
08:00 - 20:00
Friday
08:00 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 710 Memorial Avenue, Qualicum Beach, British Columbia V9P 2G3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Qualicum Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 250-752-7530
  • E-mail
Description
Located in downtown Qualicum Beach, Lefty's has been crafting fresh food daily since 1996. Open for breakfast, lunch, dinner and desserts (with many gluten-free and vegetarian options available), the restaurant features comfort food with a twist and seasonal specials along with a warm, welcoming ambiance and cozy tables. Lefty's now offers stone-baked artisan thin-crust pizzas with sauces made from scratch, blended cheeses and fresh ingredients. Or start your morning with a Lefty's local breakfast, made with free-range eggs, custom British-style banger sausages, house-made jam, hot sauce and fresh-brewed locally-roasted organic coffee.
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