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Blue Heron

#17 of 337 Restaurants in York
Certificate of Excellence
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3320 E Market St, Ste A, York, PA 17402-2619
+1 717-846-1100
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11:30 - 21:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 21:00
Sat 15:00 - 21:00
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York, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our third visit, each time the food has been good and the service great. They have a nice selection of wine. Dessert menu isn't huge, and the portions even smaller.... but the dinner sizes are bigger, so it evens out in the end. Restaurant is small. Reservations highly recommended. The decor was better before the recent redecorating, but... More 

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Thank Deb F
York, Pennsylvania
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100 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice little lunch with friends! Decor is ok. Food is average to good. I will probably return at some point.

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Thank Traveling_addiction
Arnold, Maryland
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52 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Someone told me this "used to be better"--but it seemed pretty good to me! Attentive service, well-prepared cuisine, cozy spot. If price is no object, this is the place for you and your party..

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2 Thank 1000mL
Virginia, USA
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171 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We were staying briefly in York an found this thru TA, were delighted with both the food (we found it very much like what we've had on many trips to France) and the setting. (Yes, a few diners who insist on shouting their monologues, but that now happens everywhere.) We had the house salad (huge and delicious), mussels (small and... More 

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1 Thank Pat T
Columbus, Ohio
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293 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Wonderful food & wonderful service. The seafood is always good and the beet salad is the best. Reservations are usually required, but the night we were there it was a little slow. It is a small place, but worth the wait.

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1 Thank Steinbrenner
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

My wife took me here to celebrate my birthday, and it turned out to be a special treat. We had the restaurant to ourselves, probably because other folks were elsewhere at the start of York restaurant week, which Blue Heron was not participating in. It felt like we had "bought out" the place, like in so many rom-com movies. Service... More 

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Thank Richard C
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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123 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

We had reservations at John Wright in Wrightsville but when we got there, no table and no idea how long we'd be waiting. They SHOULD have contacted us to notify they'd had weather issues 3+ hours earlier but didn't. Texted a friend who recommended Blue Heron, called and we went right over. This was a birthday and celebratory date with... More 

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Thank 4everPaul
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Service was friendly and prompt and the food was very good. We chose the three course prix fixe which was a good value.

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Thank Fred B
Pennsylvania
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

No question, hands down. The BEST French cuisine within 100 miles (or more). Come here ready to eat and spend some money -- we can easily drop $100 on lunch -- but you'll love every bit of it. The ambiance is nice for an intimate evening, the drinks are great, and the food ... oh, the food! You WILL return... More 

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Thank DonSchenck
Baltimore, Maryland
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Went here for a romantic meal. Calamari appetizer was excellent, very light with subtle flavor. I had ratatouille, one of my favorites. It did not disappoint. Also had the Greek sea bass. Terrific. Special Valentines dessert, white chocolate and raspberry mousse in the shape of a heart. Good. We felt it reasonably priced compared to similar cooking that you would... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 21:00
Saturday
15:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3320 E Market St, Ste A, York, PA 17402-2619
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  York
  • Phone Number: +1 717-846-1100

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Rotonda West, Florida
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?