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Lefty's Grill

101 Broad St, Nevada City, CA 95959-2623
+1 530-265-5838
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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101 Broad St, Nevada City, CA 95959-2623
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was looking for a quiet place by water and this is it for the region. I obtained a table against the railing overlooking Deer Creek. The most pleasant dining setting in Nevada City and Grass Valley. All that you hear is the rushing of...More

Thank OnTheRoadAgain2240
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to meet friends for lunch. We were seated out on the patio over looking the creek. We had great service and the food selection was bit different than your usual fare. We all enjoyed our meals and shared a lovely peach bread pudding...More

Thank firewalkerranch
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Swordfish, burgers and 2 salads were consumed and the presentation and taste were an exciting pleasure. Service by servers was very poor! We ate in the lower dining room and the only time we saw or spoke to our server was when he took our...More

Thank wolfcreek7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been here three times and have never been disappointed. Good food, good service, and of course a nice setting. I live in Nevada City and like to tell visitors to go there.

Thank Robin T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On a busy Friday night, we only had to wait about 30 minutes for a table. That gave us just enough time to enjoy a cocktail at the bar. We requested and were seated at a table overlooking the rushing creek. Our food was very...More

Thank dianaandbrian
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a nice dinner here. Food is good and the menu has a nice variety. It was a hot evening and the dinner salad options were great. But you can get a full entree meal too.

Thank Cortell
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Despite very hot weather, it was pleasant on the upper deck with a view of the creek. My ahi poke could have been made in Maui, and my companions liked their lettuce wraps. Worth a repeat visit.

Thank Richardhencke
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

The food we all had, pizza and chicken breast with garlic and ricotta cheese and veggies was pretty good. The waitress was not too attentive and instead of things just being brought like most restaurants such as bread had to be asked for and getting...More

Thank Wy F
Reviewed 16 June 2017

II hadn't been back to Lefty's for several years. After their move from Broad St. to its present creekside locale, it has grown both in size and sophistication in its menu and service. I went with a group of eight and everyone was happy with...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

I'm from Chicago and I do love deep dish pizza. However, the oven brick pizza at Lefty's is excellent! The sauce is so delicious and the thin crust is perfectly cook. It has just the right amount of char. If your in Nevada City, stop...More

Thank PSNfromNorthfield
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11 April 2017|
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Response from pbers |
Yes! Call John or Chris at (530) 265-5838
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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, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
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!
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