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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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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“risotto” (12 reviews)
“crab cakes” (15 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
71 N Main St, Chambersburg, PA 17201, Chambersburg, PA 17201-1810
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Reviewed 17 October 2018

Restaurant has great atmosphere. Good appetizers and varied selection of meat and seafood. Interesting sides to compliment entrees. Large wine list

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jim H
Reviewed 28 September 2018

First visit was by accident, but the great food and excellent service keeps us coming back. Also, Nick’s Chocolate Martini is my weakness. Best I’ve ever had!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Robin C
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

We decided to give this restaurant a try before heading to a concert in Shippensburg. What a great find! Parking was easy / street or public lot around the corner. Our waiter was wonderful - made several recommendations and was attentive throughout our dinner. Drinks...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank PoolLovinFoodies
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Went on night one of a business trip for a nightcap based on other reviews. Pleasantly surprised by the whiskey menu. About 45 different varieties. Enjoyed a bourbon with a large rock of ice, just the way I like it. The menu looked good, so...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 158scotto
Reviewed 12 July 2018

We had a special hot chocolate and latte, accompanied by Belgian waffle and omelet for brunch on our 50th Anniversary. Delightful experience in a unique place with quaint atmosphere.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Bruce-Boy47
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Bistro 71 is a very cozy French inspired/American made bistro for lunch or dinner with friends. They usually have a few dinner specials and appetizers along with a fully stocked bar. Wine selections are good, and so are the beers. Suggest you try Grilled Lamb...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank julesz2k
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Great Food and wonderful atmosphere. A real nice place to eat. Try the pork chop. It’s the best. For some resason this site never lets me rate the service, food or value.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank wseiler2017
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Our family gathered upstairs for a wedding ceremony and dinner. Zach and Mary were our wait staff. They were great to work with and went out of their way to accommodate an eclectic group. The food was delicious. Even the children were pleased. A good...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Jody B
Reviewed 11 May 2018

Visited here 5/8/18 with 3 of my coworkers. We all wanted a nicer place for our last night in town and this place was highly recommended. Plenty of parking in the back & the place was fairly empty at 515pm on a tuesday night. Our...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank fuertea
Reviewed 30 April 2018

My husband and I are from Dallas. We went to Bistro 71 with my mother in law who lives in Chambersburg. Both my husband and I had the crab cakes. They were very very good. Nice big chunks of crab without tons of spice which...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank chicjulie
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Questions & Answers
21 December 2016|
Response from Tom S | Reviewed this property |
No, they have a wine and spirits on the menu
27 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
15 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
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
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
  • E-mail
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