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Lefty's Bar & Grill

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American, Bar, Pub
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231 E 6th St, Ketchum, ID 83340
+1 208-726-2744
11:00 - 00:00
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Mon - Fri 11:30 - 00:00
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 00:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has been remodeled and is kept pretty clean. The food and beverage menu is very fairly priced. A lot of fun on big sport event draws as there are several wide screen TV's. A great place for locals and tourists alike!

Thank 383kimberleyj
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly crowd after work and on the weekends with large outdoor seating and indoor booths , tables and long bar. Normal bar fare in the food department. More men than women. Loud , boisterous, fun. Kids ok in daytime.

Thank Sharon C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I go on business in the valley frequently, Brook at the Tyrolean got me hooked. This last visit to sun valley, on my way out of town, I wanted a quick burger to hit the road with and made the mistake of trying Grumpys out. As mentioned, that was a HUGE mistake. So I bought my raw burger and went... More 

Thank AuntFannyMae
Huntington Beach, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Lefty's had great food and great atmosphere. We sat on the patio and everyone had there pooches with them.

Thank SandeeandAndrew
Manhattan Beach, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Locally owned and frequented. Homemade soups and fresh salads. All food made to order. Lots of tvs for watching sports.

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Visalia, CA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Don't let the sign on the deck discourage you from coming with your pooch. If you ask inside they're very friendly and will allow you to have your dog, well mannered dogs, on the deck outside. The beer, the burgers and the atmosphere was all conductive to a nice afternoon in Sun Valley. I would heartily recommend lefties!

Thank Denedor
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Good local place for a burger and fries. They have a great outdoor deck with plenty of seating. This is a no thrills place, but a great place to get the local vibe.

Thank Richard S
Davenport, Iowa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Seems like it would be greasy bar food, but it is actually really tasty and we couldn't get over how *nice* the salad was-- spring greens, toppings, etc. Not something you would find in a "dive bar". Food was great, local on tap root beer was most excellent..and the outside atmosphere was awesome...watching sunset over the mountains. Inside was a... More 

Thank Kirsten H
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Looking for a place to eat in Ketchum, we went back to Lefty's as we knew their food was good and they have a great outside eating area. This time they also had some local musician. Again I had the Lefty burger (which was great) and the Monkey fries (a must). We were able to sit, relax and order a... More 

Thank Julie P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

We go here a lot (locals). Good food, fun atmosphere. Good beer selection. Bartenders are great. Give it a try!

Thank GWK1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 231 E 6th St, Ketchum, ID 83340
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Ketchum
  • Phone Number: +1 208-726-2744

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?