The Left Bank Restaurant

4.8
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79 Reviews
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$31 to $50
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American
Our menu offers modern American cuisine with satisfying premium steaks, a selection of perfectly cooked seafood, vegetarian options, and fresh perspectives on the season’s harvest — all complemented by a variety of wine, cocktails and beer. Our menu changes seasonally, including seasonal featured cocktails.

We offer a Happy Hour 4:30-6:30 pm Monday through Friday. We have an upscale Bar that is open seating, and a full Dining Room and Bistro. We accept reservations for up to 8 people. Larger groups should call the restaurant for special accommodations.

Outdoor seating is first come, first served.

Don't see an open time, call us: 717-843-8010. We are happy to check for you. We do not list all of our tables on Open Table.

Specials

Cocktails, Wine, Beer and Bites on Special

Happy Hour at the bar, $8 select cocktails, $5 pints of beer, $7 glasses of wine and specials on bar bites. 4:30-6:30pm every weekday.

Terms and Conditions:

Valid For: 1 - 20 people

Starts: November 30, 2019

Ends: December 1, 2118

Availability: Mon-Thu 4:30PM-6:30PM

1/2 off Bottle Wine at Bar

Enjoy 1/2 off bottles of California Wines at the Bar only every Saturday. Limited to bottles priced at $100 or less per bottle. Limited to the bar on Saturdays. One bottle per entree ordered.

Terms and Conditions:

Valid For: 1 - 20 people

Starts: May 8, 2019

Ends: May 9, 2118

Availability: Sat 4:00PM-10:00PM

1/2 Off Bottles of Wine

Enjoy 1/2 off a bottle of wine with an entree every Tuesday or Thursday. Limited to bottles of wine priced at $100 or less. One bottle per entree.
Tuesdays - French wines
Thursday - Italian Wines

Terms and Conditions:

Valid For: 1 - 20 people

Starts: May 7, 2019

Ends: May 8, 2118

Availability: Tue 4:00PM-9:15PM
Thu 4:00PM-9:15PM

6 Appetizers @ $6 All Day at the Bar

Join us at the bar every Wednesday for our 6@6 - 6 Appetizers @ $6 All Day at the Bar. Only at the bar all day, including lunch and dinner! Favorites and newly featured appetizers change weekly for the special.

Terms and Conditions:

Valid For: 1 - 20 people

Starts: February 10, 2019

Ends: February 11, 2118

Availability: Wed 11:00AM-9:00PM

What 79 People Are Saying
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OT
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on March 11, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing food and service. They made our special occasion even more memorable. By far among the best places we have dined anywhere.

OT
Philadelphia
2 reviews
Dined on March 9, 2020
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Great place for a daddy daughter date night... the servers are attentive and kind!

RL
Philadelphia
5 reviews
Dined on February 29, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always a favorite choice when in York. Excellent food and service.

OT
Columbus
9 reviews
Dined on February 21, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

First time here as I recently moved back to town. I moved from a much bigger city with a great food scene. My friends assured me I would enjoy The Left Bank and they were right. I was told of the calamari by another friend and he was right - it's so good! And unlike any I've had before. And then we also had the baked oysters - oh my gosh - AMAZING! Our entrees were all delicious and we shared a dessert. Oh and the cocktails were fabulous as well. Thrilled to have such a great restaurant in York and I will definitely be back!

G
Baltimore
35 reviews
Dined on February 13, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Left Bank continues to knock it out of the park. Just a great overall experience as always. Sean and Mandy continue a great tradition.

B
Philadelphia
2 reviews
Dined on February 13, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Love going there

RC
Baltimore
1 review
Dined on February 12, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food and service

OT
Tampa
2 reviews
Dined on January 30, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent service and food

p
Philadelphia
15 reviews
Dined on January 23, 2020
Overall5food5service4ambience4

Wish they had a no cell phone policy as the table next to us not only were on their phones the whole time but doing face time! Very rude and distracting.

YC
Baltimore
5 reviews
Dined on January 10, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

A family member from out-of-state researched "the best restaurants in York" and due to this research gave our family of 3 a gift certificate to Left Bank for Christmas! We made a reservation and we were seated promptly upon our arrival. The service was great and the food was delicious. We loved the bookshelf aesthetic since we are all readers! It is easy to see why this restaurant is so highly rated.

OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on December 23, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Thank you for making our dinner special. I asked her to marry me. We had a great and memorable night!

OT
1 review
Dined on December 16, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Frankie did a great job taking care of us!

OT
Baltimore
1 review
Dined on December 3, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Son’s special day

CW
Philadelphia
14 reviews
Dined on November 25, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Love the Left Bank, food, wine, service consistently excellent, never disappoints.

T
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on November 13, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent service and excellent food. I was surprised at how modern and hip this place is. Great decor and modern food to rival anything in New York City. Will be back again on my next visit.

AC
Pittsburgh
7 reviews
Dined on November 6, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Found through TripAdvisor and the reviews were so positive we decided to stop on o our way to Baltimore. Everything thing was fabulous.

OT
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on November 1, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had a great experience at Left Bank. The food and atmosphere is on point. We will be back

LS
Jacksonville
91 reviews
Dined on October 18, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our favorite restaurant in York! Creative, delicious food and great service!

Y
Baltimore
3 reviews
Dined on October 16, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Fabulous service, wonderful atmosphere, top notch food! Looking forward to our next visit!!

OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on October 16, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Frankie was one of the best servers we have ever had. Excellent service.

TH
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on October 14, 2019
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Very nice, good food, pre-concert dining. Good overall experience.

CW
Philadelphia
15 reviews
Dined on October 12, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It is one of my most favorite spots in York. The 6oz filet was cooked perfectly and was so tender! Also, there is a nice selection of wines by the glass, and I’m partial to French wines so I appreciated the selection. I also had dessert, the creme brûlée was delicious. I sat at the bar and the service was excellent!! Love this place.

A
Philadelphia
9 reviews
Dined on October 10, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent service, varied choices of apps and entrees, delicious and filling, will be back soon - highly recommended!

S
New York Area
221 reviews
Dined on October 9, 2019
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Our dinners were very good and looking forward to returning.

IM
Los Angeles
13 reviews
Dined on October 9, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

probably one of the finest restaurants in York. Every time I visit this town, I will try to have a meal there and ever time they impress me.

m
Philadelphia
22 reviews
Dined on October 3, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent as always. Frankie is fabulous waiter. Bartenders are second to none in York. Best menu and food in town.

TR
Washington DC
2 reviews
Dined on September 21, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had a great experience! Food and service is always wonderful! Thanks for the excellent time!!

CW
Baltimore
4 reviews
Dined on September 11, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful evening, awesome service from Frankie! Highly recommend dinner at Left Bank!

JM
New York Area
24 reviews
Dined on September 7, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Staying in York for the night, chose Left Bank . Bartender was great , very attentive and personable.
Wine list had a nice selection, evening special soup was great as well as our entree of papperadelle with scallop and shrimp. Scallops were succulent and perfect as well as the shrimp. Definitely worth visiting this gem.

SD
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on August 26, 2019
Overall3food3service2ambience3

Things must have changed here. We drive from Baltimore once or twice per year to meet family for dinner. The service was not good (eg ordered bottle of wine and no taste offered) and food was ok and uneven.

PE
1 review
Dined on August 24, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We LOVE it at The Left Bank! We have eaten there several times and have never had anything but a great experience!

OT
New York Area
10 reviews
Dined on August 14, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Have lost count how many times we’ve dined here. The food and staff never disappoint. Solid A+ every single time.

t
Baltimore
3 reviews
Dined on July 22, 2019
Overall2food1service1ambience3

Left Bank used to be the finest dining in York County, and our go to restaurant for special event fine dining. It pains me to write this review, but the new owners and potential diners need to know that it no longer lives up to this former standard. The menu is very limited, and frankly uninteresting. We ordered small plate apps, which never arrived. Salad was mediocre, and the cuts of meat were extremely fatty, and the vegetable side unimaginative. Furthermore, professional chefs understand that we eat with our eyes, and presentation matters. The presentation throughout was just plain ordinary. Our server did apologize about the missing apps, and dessert was comped, although the desserts were also unremarkable. We were extremely disappointed overall - not the dining experience we had anticipated.

As York has added more dining options, I'm hopeful the owners of Left Bank recognize that changes need to be made. Until we hear that they have, we will take our business elsewhere.

The Left Bank Restaurant
Responded on August 18, 2019

Hello TraveledFoodie, thank you for sharing your feedback. We're disappointed that you were not happy with the quality of food and are sorry that the server failed to submit the appetizers.

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DL
1 review
Dined on July 18, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food was great and service was top notch. Still the best food and service in York.

JH
1 review
Dined on July 17, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

As always a wonderful & upscale experience with a professional courteous staff

OT
1 review
Dined on July 10, 2019
Overall4food4service4ambience4

My 2 sons and my husband had diner and completely enjoyed. In fact we are back tonight.

SD
Philadelphia
46 reviews
Dined on June 29, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Outstanding!

l
Washington DC
17 reviews
Dined on June 29, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always my go-to when in York. Excellent, inaginative choices, whether an entree or a selection if smaller plates. Best night out with friends.

DS
1 review
Dined on June 19, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food, wine, desserts and service were all impeccable! Our server Joe was flawless! A bit pricey, but very much worth it, especially as a date night or special occasion! I highly recommend the Left Bank!!

F
Charleston
21 reviews
Dined on May 8, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great meal. Great service. Had meal before show at Strand Never felt rushed but got out in time. Highly recommended