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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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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“risotto” (10 reviews)
“duck” (7 reviews)
“crab cakes” (14 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly
71 N Main St, Chambersburg, PA 17201, Chambersburg, PA 17201-1810
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We started with the French onion soup with beef , followed by the delicious house salad. I had the chicken and husband fish cake . Both very good. Waitress , Emily was very efficient. Restaurant is quaint. Enjoyed our meal.

Thank CBonn57
Reviewed 30 September 2017

We were seated immediately and our waiter was very helpful and attentive. The food was excellent. I had the Rack of Lamb which was cooked to perfection. The others in our party of four enjoyed their selections. The new owners continue to provide a wonderful...More

Thank ForbesB
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Took a client for lunch here per his suggestion since I'm from out of town. It was a great experience with very attentive but not intrusive service. A very contemporary atmosphere and cool decor. Food was delicious everything on the menu looked great and they...More

Thank Stephanie D
Reviewed 4 August 2017

On a recent trip to Chambersburg we treated ourselves to lunch at Bistro 71. And it WAS quite a treat. Service was attentive but not intrusive, and the luncheon salads..with salmon...were perfection. We shared the mussels appetizer which was prepared in a tantalizing sauce. Wish...More

Thank GypsyRoverPittsburgh
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Great food, great drink and very friendly staff. Very relaxing interior and ambience. A reservation is recommended because this is a popular destination for an excellent meal and a grand time. Take a date, they will love it. Take your wife, she deserves it!

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Second visit for lunch both times. Best French onion soup anywhere around. We had the pork belly BLT today on ciabatta - excellent. This place is a badly needed breath of fresh air in Chambersburg and a great alternative to the chain/family restaurants serving barely...More

Thank Battina1031
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Great dinning experience for sure staff was great and server . Sarah best . So in Chambersburg .pa Make you stop at bistro 71.

1  Thank Paul D
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Order the French martini and onion soup ! Probably the best restaurant downtown. Would dine again . Bartender recommended the ahi tuna app.

Thank Leah J
Reviewed 21 June 2017

This place would remind you of a Philadelphia center city restaurant - old row house so it is long and narrow with a patio out back. We sat inside because of the weather but the patio would be great. Wait staff was very accommodating and...More

Thank Lois W
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Sever of us enjoyed a lovely dinner. Salad that was included with dinner was very good. Service was also very good. Several different entrees ordered, scallops, crab cake, lamb and tuna. All enjoyed. The ladies that ordered the scallops only wished the portion was larger....More

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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
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Bar Scene
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
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