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Mastro's Steakhouse

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73-4-5 El Paseo Drive, Suite 120, Palm Desert, CA
+1 760-776-6777
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10:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 10:00 - 22:00
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Reno, Nevada
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93 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Party of 3 world travelers. All of us are used to eating at huge cities such as NY, SF, Boston, Paris, London, Boston, Washington DC. in high end restaurants incl. steakhouses. This place was a rip off. $56 for a New York Strip 16 oz. , $37 for an average size Salmon...in addition the side dishes which are family size... More 

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Thank Melina B
Atlanta
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was very good. The service was even better. The menu choices were great. The bar was open and welcoming while we waited for our table.

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Thank Blackjack727
Frederick
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108 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been to numerous Mastro's around the county and each and every location is sheer perfection. The food is amazing, the wine, conversation and service a true memory. Can't wait to go again here in DC and the next time we are in Scottsdale or Palm Springs, each creates a memorable experience.

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Thank Mike L
Atlanta
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85 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful restaurant, like its sister restaurants in Scottsdale. We got terrific service at the bar, and really enjoyed ourselves. However, my $65 steak tasted like it was parmesan encrusted. My wife, who is a chef, agreed with me. The server/bartender disagreed. Even though everything else was good, I would not go back.

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Thank JLCAtlanta
Palm Desert, CA
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144 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We've been to several Mastros and the food and service at this one are top-notch. Typical upscale pricing where everything is alacarte, but the sides are well prepared and generous for sharing. If you want to hear more of the lively vibe and music from the bar, ask for seating in the east dining room. The west dining room is... More 

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Thank Barbara J
Vermilion, Ohio
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Mastros is a small chain of top shelf restaurants. The sashimi grade ahi tuna tostadas were perfect. We were there with 2 other couples and shared sides. Everyone had steak. The only thing that I would change is the aging process. The meat is definitely prime but wet aged....I prefer dry. My wife and I shared the 48 ounce porterhouse.... More 

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Rancho Mirage, California
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

I've been to a few Mastro's locations and this isn't on a par with the others - and I've been to the Palm Desert restaurant 3 times. The service was quite good but we've had mediocre steaks, where they missed on the cooking times. This location can be loud when there's live music and the bar is popular so it... More 

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Indian Wells, California
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78 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

My Wife and I, decided to go to this steak house to celebrate our wedding anniversary and to see what was all the buzz about. Well, now I get it. We truly enjoyed the night. The food was perfect; from the bread selection to the appetizers and of course, the steaks. Wow everything was what we expected and more. But... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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292 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Mastro's is a wonderful addition to the Palm Desert food landscape. During the summer months they have a 3-course prix fixe menu that is full of choices, but don't miss out on the petit filet, it is perfection. The ambience is dark and romantic. They have live music in the bar that permeates every corner of the restaurant. The service... More 

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Anaheim Hills, CA
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52 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I recently visited Mastro's for the first time. We have been to all the other top steakhouses such as Ruth's Chris and Flemming's but Mastro's is a level above! It has the feel of an old time establishment with that dark and intimate vibe. The steak was simply amazing-better than any we have had. We were celebrating... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73-4-5 El Paseo Drive, Suite 120, Palm Desert, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Palm Desert
  • Phone Number: +1 760-776-6777

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?