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Lefty's Restaurant

710 Memorial Avenue, Qualicum Beach, British Columbia V9P 2G3, Canada
+1 250-752-7530
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“potato wedges” (6 reviews)
“thai salad” (6 reviews)
“quesadilla” (10 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 am - 8:00 pmAll hours
American, Canadian, Soups, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
710 Memorial Avenue, Qualicum Beach, British Columbia V9P 2G3, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Well.....the food is terrific. Beware, however, this cozy restaurant is super busy. Somehow the staff seem to get it all done. There are many menu choices but I am very partial to the rice bowl. As the moniker indicates, everything is very fresh. On a...More

1  Thank klokendahl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate at Lefty’s twice during our trip. It has a cozy, fun, and friendly vibe for people of all ages. Fresh, locally sourced ingredients make the difference here, and the service was great, too! The first day I ordered a burger w/gluten free bun....More

1  Thank EnergizerBonnie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So disappointed going for lunch today! My friend and I ordered Caesar salads- they were so bland and small. To pay for $20 for a salad and leave hungry is just wrong. When we complained about it nothing was offered to compensate for the inadequate...More

1  Thank Katie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are quite a few choices on the menu ranging from appetizers and sandwiches to pizza. I chose the Thai Chicken Tacos (2 per order), but for an extra $5.00, I decided to make it a meal. This gave you an extra taco and coconut...More

Thank NoshTraveller
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just moved to the area and visited Lefty's due to high ratings on this site. It wasn't busy when we walked in. We had a reservation, but the hostess said there was a mix-up and it wasn't ready. Had to wait about 5 min for...More

Thank Laura739
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dripped in for lunch on our way home. Beautiful sunny fall day so we sat outside. We were greeted with a friendly smile and shown to our table. I had a very nice dark ale as well as both of us had the soup and...More

Thank Smoltman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Found this eatery while looking for something fresh to eat. We were greeted and seated outside where the table was cleaned and the waitress was friendly. We waited a while to order but once we did, it was a long wait for our food to...More

Thank Rivergirl1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We used to go to Lefty's for breakfast at least twice a month, but over the years the breakfast price only keeps going up and up. A couple of weeks ago, my wife and I spent close to $40 just for 2 eggs, toasts, potatoes,...More

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

Thanks for your review. I appreciate your concern about rising food prices and I am sure you have experienced it in your grocery bill as we have in the restaurant industry. In conjunction with paying fair wages and accommodating rising operating costs it is an...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very busy place with excellent food and service! Great menu selections in a comfortable atmosphere.

1  Thank sept15girl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

With a large group of 40 people the staff were great with us doing a pre-order to manage the food coming out and bill payment. Everyone had a good meal and staff were efficient in managing the kids and parents alike! I would highly recommend...More

Thank Brenda G
Anthony C, General Manager at Lefty's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Brenda - thanks for your 5-star review of Lefty's here on tripadvisor. It was a pleasure having served you and your team. Hope to see you again the next time that you are all back in town!

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Bill A
5 November 2016|
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Response from weavingheather | Reviewed this property |
Why don't you can't act the restaurant itself
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
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, 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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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
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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