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Qualicum Beach

Lefty's Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2017 Winner

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Sirloin Steak & Eggs
Charbroiled 6oz.Certified angus beef sirloin steak & 2 fresh eggs. Includes thick cut sourdough or multigrain toast & seasoned home cut hashbrowns
2 slice of bacon
2 slice of ham
2 fresh eggs to order, w/ your choice of 3 slices of bacon, 2 slices of ham, or 2 sausages. Includes thick cut sourdough or multigrain toast & seasoned home cut hash browns
Hefty Lefty Breakfast
3 fresh eggs to order, 5 w/ 2 slices of bacon, 1 slice of ham & 1 sausage, includes thick cut sourdough or multigrain toast & seasoned home cut hashbrowns
Black beans +1.50
Guacamole +1.50
Huevos Burritos
2 lightly scrambled eggs w/ chopped onions, peppers, tomatoes & cheddar cheese in two flour tortillas topped w/ fresh salsa & sour cream. Served w/ seasoned home cut hash browns
Black beans +1.50
Guacamole +1.50
Veggie Scrambler
2 scrambled eggs, spinach, sauteed onion, peppers, mushrooms & tomatoes. Served w/ thick cut sourdough or multigrain toast & seasoned home cut hashbrowns
Omelettes Lefty Style
All of our omelette's are served open faced, made w/ three fresh eggs & served w/ thick cut sourdough or multigrain toast & seasoned home cut hashbrowns
Smoked salmon, asiago, & green onion
Bacon, mushroom, & cheddar
Spinach, mushroom, onion & feta
Left of Denver
Tomato, pepper, onion, ham & cheddar
Small 2.50
Large 3.50
Orange,​ apple, cranberry, grapefruit or pineapple
Lefty's Choice Organic Coffee
A bottomless cup robust, not bitter on the darker side of medium regular & decaf available
1/3 organic espresso, 1/3 milk, 1/3 foam
Chocolate cappuccino w/ whipped cream
A double shot in a bowl +1.25
Organic espresso, lots of milk, & a little foam
A double shot in a bowl +1.25
Mocha Latte
Organic espresso, chocolate milk, & a little foam topped w/ whipped cream
Extra shot of espresso +0.75
Organic Americano
A​ jump start good any time
A bowl sized serving +1.25
Chai Tea Steam
Steamed milk & chai spice mi
Red rose, earl Grey, English breakfast
Numi Teas
Assorted blends of organic, fair-trade herbal teas
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.
$8 - $19
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
American, Canadian, Soups, International, Contemporary
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Soup of the day was bland - my husband asked for toast with it but no garlic please, and was given a piece of dry toast. My panko chicken burger was good, but for some reason the chef served it on a cold bun -...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank CynthiaK920
Reviewed September 16, 2019

Went for lunch with my daughter and found that the food took so long to be ready and it wasn't busy at all. I've been there when it's busier and gotten my food much faster. Food only came when I asked our server to check...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Theresa D
Reviewed September 8, 2019

We had a family get together today for lunch. Eight of us landed at their door and we were seated right away. The waitress Emma was excellent and made us feel at home right away. She was busy but she is very efficient. The food...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank 257bobm
Reviewed September 4, 2019

My wife and I ordered a couple of salads and the shrimp appetizer and it took close to an hour before we got our meal (and the restaurant was not particularly busy). What was disappointing was there was not even an acknowledgement or apology for...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank AAE1961
Reviewed August 28, 2019 via mobile

Overall I recommend this place as long as you’re aware that the kitchen gets overwhelmed and your food takes 30 to 40 minutes to arrive. coffee is good, parking on the street so no problem. Soon as you enter the restaurant there is a very...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank NeggyRichmond_Canada
Reviewed August 25, 2019

My wife and I were staying at a nearby B&B so walked here for dinner one evening. The place is fairly small with some outdoor seating on a patio and if you drove you would need to find parking on the street. Against my better...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank MT1
Reviewed August 22, 2019

We stopped in for lunch and had to wait over an hour for our food. What a waste of our time. I ordered pizza. After watching a table of six come in after us, order, eat and pay, we asked what happened to our order....More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Marilyn S
Reviewed August 16, 2019 via mobile

My parents had lunch here in qualicum today. They waited about 2 hours for food. Did the waitress forget to put in the order? They were financially docked a half price for 2/3 meals and dad was given his free beer but seriously. Get it...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank djdebbc
Reviewed August 16, 2019 via mobile

We came for late breakfast and ended up having lunch. We sat on the patio. Lots of wasps but they have bug zappers you can borrow to keep them away. Makes for an interactive lunch experience I guess! The food took forever to come out...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Bobbi81
Reviewed August 7, 2019 via mobile

Our visit was on a week night at about 8:00 p.m. The menu was already limited but even more so as they had runout of some selections. Many menu items were either seasoned with garlic or something garlic covered them. Corn on the cob, grilled...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Bill A
November 4, 2016|
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Why don't you can't act the restaurant itself
May 29, 2016|
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We open at 8am everyday and run breakfast until 11am. On Saturday and Sunday we run breakfast until noon.
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