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Bistro 71

71 N Main St, Chambersburg, PA 17201, Chambersburg, PA 17201-1810
+1 717-261-0007
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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71 N Main St, Chambersburg, PA 17201, Chambersburg, PA 17201-1810
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made a last minute decision to head out to dinner on a Saturday night. Arrived at Bistro 71 around 7pm. We opted to sit at the bar and am glad we did. The bartender was great. Very friendly, fast, and knowledgeable. There is a...More

Thank Penmon2616
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our go-to for a date night, drinks & dinner with friends, special event or business meetings. Awesome family business, cocktails & food!!

Thank LNS717
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have dined her numerous times and we have yet to have a bad meal or have bad service.The Bistro shrimp appetizer is my favorite and their French Martini is the best around!

Thank Rosiegal1962
Reviewed 6 March 2018

We are driving north from Knoxville to Boston and needed a half way point to stop, two choices were Shippensburgh and Chambersburg, PA. Based on the restaurants and their ratings, we spent the night in Chambergsburg, and booked dinner at Bistro 71. We were not...More

Thank mulliganshores
Reviewed 30 January 2018

We stopped here during IceFest for a quick bite and a drink. The beer and wine selection is very good. We had a shrimp appetizer and it was delicious. We added some sweet potato fries and they were too greasy and I couldn't even eat...More

Thank ddallas1969
Reviewed 12 December 2017

My husband made a reservation for 7:30 and requested a tall table by the window. When we showed up at our appointed time, we were told the table was given to someone else. We were seated at a small low table close to the kitchen...More

3  Thank Suzanne H
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

We started with the French onion soup with beef , followed by the delicious house salad. I had the chicken and husband fish cake . Both very good. Waitress , Emily was very efficient. Restaurant is quaint. Enjoyed our meal.

Thank CBonn57
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We were seated immediately and our waiter was very helpful and attentive. The food was excellent. I had the Rack of Lamb which was cooked to perfection. The others in our party of four enjoyed their selections. The new owners continue to provide a wonderful...More

Thank ForbesB
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Took a client for lunch here per his suggestion since I'm from out of town. It was a great experience with very attentive but not intrusive service. A very contemporary atmosphere and cool decor. Food was delicious everything on the menu looked great and they...More

1  Thank Stephanie D
Reviewed 4 August 2017

On a recent trip to Chambersburg we treated ourselves to lunch at Bistro 71. And it WAS quite a treat. Service was attentive but not intrusive, and the luncheon salads..with salmon...were perfection. We shared the mussels appetizer which was prepared in a tantalizing sauce. Wish...More

Thank GypsyRoverPittsburgh
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Questions & Answers
22 December 2016|
Response from Tom S | Reviewed this property |
No, they have a wine and spirits on the menu
28 May 2016|
Response from John N | Reviewed this property |
I do not believe that there is outdoor seating. If it were me, I would call to make a reservation, so yes!
Bill H
16 December 2015|
Response from kenny2567 | Reviewed this property |
Bill, Sorry Bistro 71 will be closed on 12/24. Perhaps you should try the Copper Kettle.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 N Main St, Chambersburg, PA 17201, Chambersburg, PA 17201-1810
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Chambersburg
  • Phone Number: +1 717-261-0007
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