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Lavender Bistro

78073 Calle Barcelona, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-2922
+1 760-564-5353
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“duck” (36 reviews)
“mushroom soup” (17 reviews)
“sole” (29 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
78073 Calle Barcelona, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-2922
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant in La Quinta near Palm Springs is a top of the line Restaurant. The setting, especially the patio, is elegant and romantic. The food is exceptional and priced that way. You will not be disappointed!

Thank pwalsh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were staying at La Quinta Resort and we wanted to get off property and have dinner one evening. Lavender Bistro was highly recommended to us and after eating there we could see why. We ate out on the patio which was...More

Thank amtmahan
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

This fine eatery has never failed to impress us with the excellent food created in their kitchen. Ambience is delightful and service is both professional and efficient. I recommend this to all ‘foodies’. You will not be disappointed.

Thank Christopher F
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Had a great dinner there. Went for my birthday and food was xlnt and service the same. It is on the expensive side and best to leave infants and young children at home. Best said it is a great place for adults to enjoy a...More

Thank gullman
Reviewed 19 June 2018

We had heard good things about this restaurant, but unfortunately, our experience was beyond horrible!!! In fact, I can't even give it a rating of one star, but was required to post this review. From the moment we were seated, things went down hill. Our...More

Thank MUGS62
Reviewed 4 June 2018

We were here for restaurant week which has a limited selection of menu items. We were able to look at the menu online before we arrived so we knew there would be options that we would be excited about. My wife ordered the poached pear...More

Thank n2r49rs
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

We happened to be visiting Palm Springs during ‘Restaurant Week.’ They offered a ‘pre-fixe’ dinner menu, which was a good value. We sat out on the patio, altho it was a very warm evening. Beautiful, servers were attentive and helpful and the food was excellent....More

Thank Mary D
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Had a reservation for 5, waited 15 mts to then be seated at a giant table for 8. Pork chop was overcooked/undercooked, steak was ordered med rare and was close to bleeding, duck was meh and came with different sides than listed on menu (and...More

2  Thank AFish32
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Gorgeous patio dining surrounded by moonlit trees. Some private cabanas for a romantic date night. Service is fantastic as is the food. A little pricey but worth every penny. Highly recommend dining on the patio!

Thank EdgiGirl
Reviewed 6 May 2018

I had heard that this was a wonderful place for special occasions. The patio is beautiful but since it was very hot we chose to sit inside. Service was fair. Not too attentive. There were 6 of us and three had the duck. Very disappointing,...More

1  Thank Curious803003
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2 April 2017|
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Response from Hangar1 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry we have not ate there for Easter. I am sure if you looked on there website you could find that information.
Lisa G
27 July 2015|
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Response from JanW188 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you'll need to ask the restaurant directly.
14 March 2015|
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Response from Don C | Reviewed this property |
Call Lavender (760) 564 5353 for your answer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78073 Calle Barcelona, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-2922
    (Desert Club Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  La Quinta
  • Phone Number: +1 760-564-5353
  • E-mail
Experience Lavender Bistro. At Lavender we combine the finest meats and seafood with the freshest organic ingredients to create unforgettable dishes. Dine indoors in a warm, cozy atmosphere or on our stunning tree-lined patio. Lavender Bistro also prides itself on providing superb live music daily to set a warm and friendly atmosphere for you and your guests. For every occasion, to change the ordinary into extraordinary, come join us at Lavender Bistro, "the best kept secret of La Quinta", for a memorable dining experience.
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