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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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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
78073 Calle Barcelona, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-2922
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11 - 20 of 657 reviews

Reviewed 10 October 2017

Food with flavor, fine tuned with precise technique. Presentation on point. Service friendly, warm and professional. Enjoyed the whole experience. I imagine everything on the menu tastes fantastic. My wife and I are glad we spent our evening here. Emeric did a fine job making...More

Thank jimmydartichoke
Reviewed 10 October 2017

We were in La Quinta for a family reunion. My sister-in-law had been to this restaurant many times and had wonderful meals so she made a reservation. The restaurant was crowded, which you expect for a Saturday night. It was the live music that made...More

Thank angten
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

The wine list is varied with fab options. Our server Morgan was exceptional. Very knowledgeable of entire menu and recommended great options based on our wants and she was right on The lamb was tender and the sauce was perfect. The corn creamy cake on...More

Thank 2kitty2
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We where walking La quint and having drinks and seen the Lavender. i said to the group we have to go in and see so we did. We of course Canadian holidayers had shorts and leisure dress some said lets not go in and of...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

If it is just a regular dinner out or a date night, this place feels always special and the food never disappoints.

Thank Doris E
Reviewed 1 October 2017

If you want a unique desert dining experience, look no further than Lavender Bistro. The food is delicious and the ambiance is really unique. Truly enjoyable experience with a group or a special loved one.

Thank Tamara Z
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Wonderful place with great feelings.We had appetizers and then dinner. The service was perfect. Our friends told us we would not be disappointed ,and we were not.

Thank greyfoxxxx
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This is a special place hidden in an old La Quinta ranch house. It's been transformed into a fairyland garden dining area that complements the cuisine, personalized touch with class. The menu is California with touches of Europe. The wine list is solid. The service...More

Thank Vikki P
Reviewed 4 July 2017

This is such a beautiful place, the patio is so romantic and the food is excellent. The restaurant is closet from mid June and opens later in the in or round October so make sure to call. It is a bit on the high side...More

Thank Isabella K
Reviewed 15 June 2017

This is the "nicest" place in La Quinta for a fancy meal. Unfortunately The night I went they were hosting a wedding reception on their famous outdoor patio, so we ate inside. Still a very high class setting The food was really good We had...More

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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, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, 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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