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Cork Tree California Cuisine

74950 Country Club Dr, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-1948
+1 760-779-0123
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork shank” (56 reviews)
“scallops” (87 reviews)
“banana split” (14 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
74950 Country Club Dr, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-1948
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a party of 10 for a birthday dinner. Reserved the Chef’s Table, in a private quiet alcove, which accommodates 8-10 diners. Entire staff is warm and welcoming. Our server Erin was particularly friendly and knowledgeable. She had a real passion for food, and...More

Thank yogifoodi
Reviewed 3 days ago

Recommended by our concierge, we gave Cork Tree a try. With inside and outside seating, and a full bar, it has a lot of room to choose from. The menu was interesting, and it had a good wine list. Our server ("Whitney) was very pleasant...More

Thank katyscat
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are first timers! Excellent food and service. My husband and I shared the scallops, prepared with a sweet corn risotto, and the lamb shanks with a lovely mushroom risotto. The 4 scallops were jumbo and perfectly prepared. Lamb was juicy and delicious. Our server...More

Thank Numberonemusic
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I visited on a Tuesday night. The ahi appetizer was good. I would not recommend the kale salad. My husband had the pork shank and it was phenomenal. The filet I ordered was prepared well. Shannon our waitress was great. The downside...More

Thank EN2600
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rudy took care of my mother, father, and I while we were visiting from out of town. My father ordered the duck and it was perfectly cooked. I tried some of his brussel sprouts and the texture was spot on. Mom had the chilean sea...More

Thank dldarcy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If the check is not an issue, this is a great neighborhood spot. Great food and wine list. Great people watching and entertainment. Service was good. We like to go for a quick meal in the neighborhood and I wish there were some less expensive...More

Thank 06Dutchstar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Morton's was not open yet but the Cork tree bar was ... so we dropped in (and a good thing too!). After an apres-golf beer we settled into dinner. The lamb chops were to die! Wow! Thick, juicy, perfectly done to my order. The beet...More

Thank SapperStreet
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sat in the Lounge as was advised. Waiter was attentive, not pushy. Wines by the glass was ample. Food was very good. The cranberry walnut bread was the best. The Caesar Salad was very good. The Beef sliders was excellent. Beef tenderloin skewers were fantastic...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The title says it all. Food and service is not even marginal. Kind of like a school cafeteria in terms of having a nice dinner.

Thank sun4cjl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dinner was delicious. But the appetizers was amazing. We had all of them and shared. Highly recommend

Thank Roni J
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Deb L
11 January 2017|
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Response from Claudia F | Reviewed this property |
We had a private area for a group of 6 at Cork Tree. Call them and see about accommodating a group of 14. They were very helpful. Enjoy
Ben A
5 October 2016|
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Response from CandPtravel | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I missed this question. I have worn a variety of things here like jeans, a skirt and a dress but have seen everything from golf clothes, business, to semi-formal
Ben A
5 October 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74950 Country Club Dr, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-1948
    (Cook Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Palm Desert
  • Phone Number: +1 760-779-0123
  • E-mail
Updated Al La Carte menu & wine list located @ www.thecorktree.com

Live music Sunday- Thursday
Sunday- Michael Keethe
Monday- John Stanley King
Tuesday- Michael Keethe
Wednesday- Jack Ruvio
Thursday- Michael Keethe
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