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Lefty's Grill

101 Broad St, Nevada City, CA 95959-2623
+1 530-265-5838
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (47 reviews)
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Bar, American, Gluten Free Options
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101 Broad St, Nevada City, CA 95959-2623
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Dropped in on a Friday night, very busy and noisy, but staff helpful and friendly. In old building in quaint historical town, fun to stroll around except for all the traffic on narrow streets. Outside deck above the river, lovely view. I decided to have...More

Thank Rosalie43
Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited on a Wednesday evening and their website advertises a "Blue Plate Special" for $15. When we asked for the special, the waitress said the only specials were what was on the menu and seemed irritated that we questioned about the other special that...More

Thank lovinatrip
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had dinner and lunch the next day at this restaurant situated on Deer Creek. The food was very good and sitting outside on the deck was especially enjoyable. The service was a bit slow but all the waiters & waitresses were sociable, wanting to...More

Thank H2OAlgae
Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend and I stopped by early on a Friday evening to find Lefty's almost totally filled. We sat at the counter and got to watch several servers hustle. They never seemed to stop, yet they gave us terrific service. We enjoyed our drinks and...More

Thank 44Boppa
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went for dinner. We arrived at 4:45 and easily found a table. By 5:15, they were slammed! I order salmon wherever I go and this was easily the best I have ever had!!! Absolutely delish! My hubby had a hamburger and...More

1  Thank ckinne11
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Only been there once so far but it was a good find. Had lunch with a table overlooking the river, Food was excellent and a wide variety for lunch.

Thank Jack6478
Reviewed 27 March 2017

The upstairs bar is beautiful, and it has not only the best "Happy Hour" in town, but one of the best I have had in years. The burgers are amazing, and the appetizers are killer. The service here is wonderful, and they just can not...More

Thank snappyjo
Reviewed 26 March 2017

This is one of the must-visit restaurants in Nevada City. Great menu, convenient location, lovely staff.

Thank mes227
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Service was on task and friendly. Bar area nice as well. We were in town for anniversary and chose Lefty's for dinner. We were not disappointed..........the service and food were excellent and fairly priced. I would definitely go back for more!

Thank AuburnHillman
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Lefty's has been closed for two months due to flooding, but they're back. So glad. My wife and I dine there every week or two. One of our favorite restaurants in Nevada City. We especially like the happy hour, where the wine is just $3...More

Thank Solar J
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Hi, Nancy. What would you like to know about this restaurant?
11 April 2017|
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Response from pbers |
Yes! Call John or Chris at (530) 265-5838
What are your hours operation?
16 July 2015|
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Response from wowistar | Reviewed this property |
Lefty's is open Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday 11:30 am to 9:00 pm. Open Friday 11:30 am to 9:30 pm. This is the information we were given when we were there; HOWEVER, I would call (530.265.5838) to insure this is... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Broad St, Nevada City, CA 95959-2623
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Nevada City
  • Phone Number: +1 530-265-5838
  • E-mail
Casual white linen dining. Come see our new 1,100 sq ft dining room, featuring a view of Deer Creek. We also offer a full bar with daily drink specials. Enjoy our creekside patios, upper bar and wine tasting room. Think of us for gourmet burgers, pizza, elegant meals, banquets and catering. See us on Wednesday for our Blue Plate Special and Fridays for fresh house-made Fish & Chips, Clam Chowder and Coleslaw-all day, til sold out. Come early!