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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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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“salad” (49 reviews)
“pizza” (42 reviews)
“quesadilla” (11 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM 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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1 - 10 of 545 reviews

Reviewed April 22, 2018

We decided to try this place looking for a good brunch and it did not disappoint. Some of the best pancakes I've ever had!

1  Thank ghisl
Reviewed April 13, 2018

went for dinner with 3 other people, all the food was excellent, except my plate, it was truly mind blowing!! Service is fast and friendly, super clean, comfortable atmosphere as well. A++ Will definitely be going back.

1  Thank Fun4all83
Reviewed March 18, 2018

there is something for everyone on this menu. there is an outside patio for those beautiful sunny days and leave room for their deserts. mile high pie :)

1  Thank Angela H
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

4 for lunch started slow and kept the pace for the duration. The Chicken Focaccia seriously lacked chicken, the meal size soup was a half of a meal size bowl. Pizza had a fair bit of oil on pan but the Burger looked OK. 40...More

Thank travelguyCanada
Reviewed February 15, 2018

this is Malcom and the great Valentines was in Qualicum Beach. Spring will start to bring outside eating :-)

2  Thank MalcomM703
Reviewed February 7, 2018

A quaint little restaurant in the heart of Qualicum Beach. Their clubhouse sandwich on cranberry sourdough is FANTASTIC! It can be a bit noisy and busy around the lunch hour so we choose either side of this. As everything is made fresh service can be...More

2  Thank kparry21
Reviewed January 11, 2018

Okay, I may be biased because I'm a lefty, but I loved this restaurant. I ate here several times on vacation. Breakfast & lunch. The food was good and affordable. The service was mostly good. I had a brand new waitress who messed up an...More

1  Thank 123HJ
Anthony C, General Manager at Lefty's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 27, 2018

Hi 123HJ - thanks for your sharing positive review of our restaurant here on tripadvisor! Glad you were able to join us for so many meals while you were here on vacation and that you found the food to be both tasty and affordable. Also...More

Reviewed January 11, 2018 via mobile

The food is meh. The service slow and soaked in attitude. I’ve been twice recently as I thought the first was an exception. I will go to their Parksville restaurant instead.More

Thank Paul E
Anthony C, General Manager at Lefty's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 27, 2018

Hi Paul E - thanks for sharing your review of our restaurant here on tripadvsior. I hope you were able to share with your server at the time of your visit what it was you found to be meh about your meal. We always take...More

Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

Went for lunch, busy location. Most likely will not go back. Service was not great, wine list left alot to be desired. Asked server for a dry not sweet wine as we were not familiar with their wines. She new nothing about the wine.. Food...More

Thank gauerd
Anthony C, General Manager at Lefty's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 27, 2018

Hi gauerd - thanks for sharing your review of Lefty's in Qualicum Beach here on tripadvisor. I'm sorry to hear that your server was not able to guide you through our list of wines. I'll be sure to spend some time with each of our...More

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Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

We had pizza - very, very good, chicken pesto pasta - very, very good, prawns starter with preserved lemons - too salty, no interesting flavor profile. The desserts - chocolate cake is very good, but not fudgy; do not eat the berry cheesecake - it...More

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Anthony C, General Manager at Lefty's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 27, 2018

Hi ? - thanks for sharing your positive review of our restaurant here on tripadvisor. Glad to read that you enjoyed your pasta and the ambiance of the restaurant. Thanks to this review, we actually found out that we had an overly-salty batch of preserved...More

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Bill A
November 4, 2016|
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Response from weavingheather | Reviewed this property |
Why don't you can't act the restaurant itself
May 29, 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
$8 - $19
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
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
Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
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
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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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