We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Lefty's Restaurant

$$ - $$$, International,
280 East Island Hwy | Thrifty Foods Center, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 2G3, Canada
+1 250-954-3886
Call
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (122 reviews)
“potato wedges” (8 reviews)
“lemon meringue” (10 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Canadian, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
280 East Island Hwy | Thrifty Foods Center, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 2G3, Canada
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (794)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 789 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Lefty’s on pizza night by chance. We tried 2 pizzas, one of which had a gluten free crust. OMG, best pizza we’ve had in a long time!! Also, great price and service. Highly recommend.

1  Thank Norstor1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lefty's is a great place for breakfast with the family. It's clean, well presented and they are obviously used to dealing with young families. They have high chairs and baby changing facilities available and the staff are very good with children. There are lots of...More

Thank Calum F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We randomly found this Restsurant after shopping at Thrifty’s. Being from out of town, we didn’t know what to expect. The menu was vast and the food we chose was excellent in taste, quality and price.

Thank CDCVictoria_BC
Reviewed 9 November 2017

my wife and I enjoyed a good evening meal with great service and wonderful ambience - the menu was varied and interesting - parking was easy

Thank inigoj
Deanna D, General Manager at Lefty's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the five star review inigoj! We are delighted to read about your experience with us and cannot wait to do it again!

Reviewed 2 November 2017

Thank you for catering for my milk allergy :) I enjoyed a huge traditional breakfast, with home made jam. Beautiful!

Thank Linda C
Deanna D, General Manager at Lefty's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Linda, you are more than welcome! Thank you for taking the time and giving us a five star review!

Reviewed 31 October 2017

Lefty's is a cute little restaurant in Parksville and Qualicum. I've visited the Parksville location twice now and loved the food each time. The menu has lots of amazing options especially for a foodie like me who is more interested in healthier options but still...More

Thank MombyDesign
Deanna D, General Manager at Lefty's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

What a great write up MombyDesign! Thank you on behalf of all of our great team, who truly work hard and are committed to creating experiences such as yours. Here's to great coffee and even better guests. Enjoy the snow

Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

My brother is always ordering gluten free pizza from here as he is celiac and they always look so good! I have recently become vegan and have been craving pizza so bad... little did I know they have a vegan pizza with dairy free cheese...More

Thank Keanna101
Deanna D, General Manager at Lefty's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

It is a great feeling being able to accommodate a wide variety of guests' needs. Thank you Keanna101 for the positive review.

Reviewed 5 October 2017

We found this by accident, we were looking for somewhere to eat breakfast. It was a lovely place to eat. Plenty of choice including a special each morning. Good wholesome food, well cooked and presented. Staff were friendly and helpful. One lady asked us how...More

Thank Alicia H
Deanna D, General Manager at Lefty's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Thank you Alicia H for the great review. We love hearing where our guests come from and giving suggestions as to where to go in our beautiful community. Who better than those who love to live here. I am glad you enjoyed your time here,...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017

Lefty's is a great casual dinning spot that offers excellent food at a reasonable price. The service is friendly and the portions are very generous. Their pies are amazing!

Thank williamhH3420EW
Deanna D, General Manager at Lefty's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Wow WilliamhH3420EW you are the reason we do what we do! And yes the pies are outstanding.

Reviewed 2 October 2017

I've enjoyed everything I've tried at Lefty's. Great place to meet for lunch. Great people watching on the sidewalk patio

Thank Sheenamcc
Deanna D, General Manager at Lefty's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Wonderful to hear Sheenamcc. We just launched a new menu and would love to hear feedback, so next time you are in do not hesitate to let us know what you think.

Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Realm Food Co
189 reviews
.51 km away
Pacific Brimm
148 reviews
.53 km away
The White Elephant
147 reviews
.22 km away
Nearby Attractions
Parksville Community Park and Skate Park
335 reviews
.66 km away
Walk On Water Paddle Board Rentals
16 reviews
.81 km away
Little Qualicum Falls Provincial Park
479 reviews
1.16 km away
Paradise Fun Park
287 reviews
1.37 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Sarah S
12 September 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Aldergreen | Reviewed this property |
If you go to their web site, there is an option to contact them directly. I would give you the link but answers are not allowed to include this info. Best to get your answer from the restaurant as I'm not sure many previous... More
0
Votes
TonyRenzetti
21 April 2016|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from Deanna D | Property representative |
Sorry we do not accept American Express and unfortunately our Health Inspector does not allow pets on our patios.
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 280 East Island Hwy | Thrifty Foods Center, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 2G3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Parksville
  • Phone Number: +1 250-954-3886
  • E-mail
Description
Purveyors of Leftcoast fresh food for breakfast, lunch and dinner since 1996. As much as possible our meals are made to order and feature house made soups, sauces and scratch baked desserts. The place where 'It doesn't matter who's right!'
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing