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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 good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“risotto” (10 reviews)
“duck” (7 reviews)
“crab cakes” (14 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
71 N Main St, Chambersburg, PA 17201, Chambersburg, PA 17201-1810
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Reviewed 14 July 2016

Went to Bistro 71 as part of Chambersburg Restaurant Week where establishments are supposed to offer an $18.64 special. However when arriving we were told the specials pertained to lunch only. That was disappointing but we stayed anyway. We ordered alcohol, Tanguerey and tonic and...More

3  Thank cathy h
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Perfectly executed food. Service very good, not rushed. A little more knowledge of the wines on offer by the wait staff and an effort to store / serve them at the right temperature would be appreciated.

1  Thank Pat M
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Food was excellent. The restaurant was not busy the day we were there for lunch. We ate outside on the patio and had the place to ourselves. We will definitely come back when we are in town.

2  Thank Diane Q
Reviewed 13 July 2016

The food was amazing and the staff very friendly. We were able to talk business with our guest. I ordered the Salmon which was wonderful, follow by cheesecake and a coffee.

Thank Marcie0413
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Great time. Sampled the entire appetizer menu while enjoying martinis. Gray service, friendly with suggestions arms knowledgeable about the offerings. Lunch was also great. Brought our 81 year old mother who enjoyed it immensely. We will return.

Thank DianeMonongahela
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Dined here with another couple. We were promptly seated in the patio area. Service was attentive and efficient. Food was freshly prepared and extra good. The duck breast is sublime. Ordinary deserts. Only complaint was that some of the kitchen staff were smoking outside the...More

Thank James G
Reviewed 1 July 2016

My wife and I stopped in for dinner on our trip to State College. What a great place for dinner. She had the grilled scallops, done just right, golden brown on the outside, still tender and moist when you bit into it... I had the...More

Thank Tom S
Reviewed 28 June 2016

This upscale eatery was quite a surprise. The atmosphere and food quality was something you would expect in a larger city.

Thank JodyS754
Reviewed 20 June 2016

This was a big surprise - the food was excellent, ambience great and the wait staff very helpful. We sat indoors but there are tables in an enclosed court yard that makes you think you are in the middle of an oasis. It reminded us...More

Thank Lois W
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

I came in for a friend's birthday this past week and I was so impressed! The food was absolutely delicious. I ordered the chicken provolone which was to die for. It was chicken with caramelized onions and mushrooms on top that were sealed in with...More

Thank Anon5684
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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, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings
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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