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La Spiga Ristorante Italiano

72557 Highway 111, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-3306
+1 760-340-9318
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good17%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“pasta” (43 reviews)
“scaloppine” (4 reviews)
“branzino” (9 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
72557 Highway 111, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-3306
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Beautiful atmosphere particularly on the outdoor patio - eating under the stars and little lights strung about. Tables were spaced out. Attentive, friendly and knowledgeable wait staff. Lots of food choices. A lot of food is farm to table. They even have their own herb...More

Thank AngeBisk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A local couple invited us out to their favorite Italian restaurant in the Palm Springs area - La Spiga. We truly enjoyed the Italian Restaurant- La Spiga. The patio is a stunning adventure. Great lighting to outstanding service. The restaurant manager visited us several times...More

Thank Larryrutkowski
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The ambiance is beautiful. A very well laid out restaurant with a lot of patio seating if the outside is your thing, Tables far enough apart so you do not hear anyone's conversations. One should be dressed nicely to go here, yet I saw a...More

Thank Jean H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful decor, attentive wait staff, nice front desk, amazingly good food! Go there. You will not be disappointed.

Thank Debbie C
Reviewed 11 January 2018

We had an exceptional dinner. The service, from beginning to end was attentive, professional, and approachable. Anthony, our server, did an exceptional job. His knowledge of the wines and menu plus shared passion of the chef's vision was appreciated. We started with Pulpo as an...More

1  Thank YvonneP683
Reviewed 25 December 2017

This place is okay, but certainly not great. I agree with others who think this place is overrated. We had dinner during Christmas vacation and while the restaurant was not full at the hour we arrived (after 7:30) the service was very, very slow. It...More

1  Thank pyegirl
Reviewed 22 December 2017

The restaurant enjoys a great reputation in the area and is considered one of the best Italian places, so we thought we would check it out. As you walk in, the ambience feels a little pretentious and "old" - it reminded me of several old...More

2  Thank stefano a
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

This is a great restaurant. Dripping with ambiance. High end Italian which shows in the service, the presentation of their dishes and the food itself. Would love to come for lunch and sit on the patio, however it is only open for dinner. They do...More

1  Thank Virginia H
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Wow what a wonderful meal! Attended a business dinner with 17 coworkers outside under the stars, lit patio by the outside fireplace. Lots of homemade pasta, seafoods and sauces! Wine selection was ok but the customer service outstanding! Cheers and we will be back

Thank Suzie W
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

$15 for a well vodka? Be ready to pay double for any drink you order after I realize the drinks were $15 I stopped after 2 that is ridiculous food and beverage service excellent be prepared to lose everything in your wallet I have money...More

Thank Fred K
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michael h
11 February 2018|
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Response from Pat A | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know—- I bought it there.
18 April 2017|
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Response from Vista77 | Reviewed this property |
Don’t drink
14 June 2015|
Response from SurfBizTraveler |
La Spiga Does have a Specialty Cocktail Menu, Designed By The Talented Bar Staff. They do not offer a Happy Hour.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
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View, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72557 Highway 111, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-3306
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Palm Desert
  • Phone Number: +1 760-340-9318
High end Italian, large herb, vegetable gardens, fruit trees, mountain views, huge patio, 4 gazeboes for private dining for different size of parties. Mostly organic, hormone free antibiotic free meats. All sauces made on site, no soup bases, no preservatives. Family owned, owner/Chef born in Italy, wife front of the house also born in Italy.
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