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Blue Heron

#11 of 331 Restaurants in York
Certificate of Excellence
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3320 E Market St, Ste A, York, PA 17402-2619
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for authentic French cuisine in York, this is the best around here. I believe the owner is from Normandy, not that it matters, just a small rid bit of information there. I have eaten here on multiple occasions and have ordered the frog legs, calamari, steak au poivre and the duck confit. All of which I... More 

1 Thank QuigleyFam717
Mundelein, Illinois
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54 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

This is my second review of the Blue Heron. It has gone down hill substantially, or the chef was having an off night. We had a French-inspired beef stew. Oddly, the beef was very dry in this dish. This suggests that the beef was held separately from the broth and possibly microwaved prior to reassembling the dish. Not very impressive.... More 

Thank Gail B
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Let's face it, York, PA, will never be considered a foodie's destination. That being said, the Blue Heron is a refreshing, more sophisticated experience, than one usually finds! Service is pleasant and accommodating, and the food is quite satisfying to the palate. My husband and I were quite pleased with the mussels and frites, and will return in the near... More 

1 Thank gizmosteve
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

A friend took me to the Blue Heron for a late supper and the food and service was excellent. Highly recommend for special occasion

1 Thank Bubbalew
York, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

Very pleasantly surprised to have an exceptional French menu and exceptional wine available with an entree. The maitre d very helpful in recommending wine to complement our dinner. Very nice interior design very nice friendly staff and quite adequate parking nicely appointed interior handicap accessible Great Shelf with an exceptional menu and exceptional praesentation paste with a treat to your... More 

1 Thank TombstoneJoe
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

I was in the York area on business and only had two nights to explore. The first restaurant was a huge disappointment, as it had great reviews but horrible, horrible service.....the next night I tried the Blue Heron, and what a pleasure it was!!! I enjoyed delicious baked brie, wonderful salmon, and a delicious triple chocolate mousse....all accompanied by wonderful... More 

1 Thank Patsy G
York, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016

We used to dine more frequently with David in his prior locations, but only twice at the current location. Although good and beautifully prepared, both times our entrees were a bit too salty. Service was good on both occasions. Although we will go again, it is probably a once or twice a year restaurant, instead of every other month like... More 

Thank Hykes15
york pa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed my lunch here though I felt their food on the salty side. My glass of champagne was flat which was a bit disappointing. Service was good.

Thank nikkip07
York, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016

I was invited to lunch and my friend suggested this restaurant. I do not remember specifically the name of the entrée I chose but it was a hot wrap with ham and cheese. I also had a side salad that came with it. It sounds ordinary but the way everything was prepared had an interesting flair. The food was just... More 

1 Thank tweeters2005
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

I was SO pleased to finally fall upon this restaurant. Blue Heron is one of the BEST restaurants in York. My husband and I have been a few times and have never been disappointed. The atmosphere is cozy, the food is amazing and the service is great. We have planned special occasions here, as well as taken out of town... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3320 E Market St, Ste A, York, PA 17402-2619
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  York
  • Phone Number: 17178461100

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