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La Brasserie Bistro & Bar

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French, European, Bistro
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78477 Highway 111, La Quinta, CA 92253-2076 (Washington Street)
+1 760-771-4400
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Drinks, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 69
    Excellent
  • 43
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Our go to place

Brasserie is our go to restaurant. Consistently good food. Great Onion Soup. And if you want the best service ask for either Christina or Sylvie.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 14, 2015
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Palm Desert, California, United States
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Palm Desert, California, United States
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Brasserie is our go to restaurant. Consistently good food. Great Onion Soup. And if you want the best service ask for either Christina or Sylvie.

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San Diego, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

I wish I could teach people that eat at restaurants and visit hotels how to properly provide a review that is useful to people looking for honest feedback on the location you're trying to get an idea of. For example, the majority of the reviews we read whether here or Yelp all indicated the food and service was good and... More 

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Houston, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

We ate here twice during our visit because the patio is so inviting and charming. I wish the food were better/updated. It is adequate but not great and I wouldn't recommend coming here for that alone. For lunch I had vichyssoise and a salad and nice glass of wine. The soup was very good, the salad average, and service was... More 

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Palm Desert, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

I used to love La Brassierie but I think the owner is trying to save some pennies by cutting wait staff, bread, and bussing. The portions may be a little smaller, also. Still, all in all, the hot food is hot and the salads are interesting. The menu is varied and I love the calamari salad. It has the best... More 

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Seattle, Washington, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

I had lunch with two of my gal pals at La Brasserie. The atmosphere is welcoming and comfortable with lots of natural wood on floors and walls. The restaurant is suitable for children and tables are easily put together for larger families or groups. The wine list is fantastic and they have a full bar. There is room to eat... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Must eat in the patio - so beautiful at night. Service was top notch, very attentive without being overbearing. The subtle French ambience added to the enjoyable atmosphere. Menu was delectable, excellent variety and not to be passed up appetizers and desserts. We had the beet salad, a Caesar salad, for entrees the night's special Scottish salmon, and the ahi... More 

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La Quinta, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

For Happy Hour, La Brasserie is a gem! The Charcuterie platter is always innovative and fresh - featuring pate, cheeses, once even a bit of honeycomb (!) and assorted fruits to accent the flavors. A wonderful assortment of bright, clever choices! There is a lovely selection of wines, and the truffle frites are to die for. The calamari salad is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We have dined at La Brasserie several times and have never been disappointed. It has charm, class without pretension and the décor has a warm, French vibe. One would never know the strip shopping center is right outside while the walled outside patio dining area awaits you. The wait staff is always cheery, patient and accommodating. The owner chef is... More 

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Boise, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

Chef Emanuel is getting it right. Fresh, simple and delicious. I had the liver and onions (again!) and it was superb. My wife loves the weinerschnitzel and fortunately she could not finish so I had a cutlet sandwich for lunch the next day. The wine list is not mind-bending but there are some really good selections, both French and California... More 

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Indio, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Had heard this place was so-so. And they were SO wrong. From the front door throughout our meal and then our exit, the service was outstanding. The French Onion soup was very good followed by quiche, cobb salad, calamari salad and carribean salad, for our group of five.. All of us thought the food was delicious and presentation was great.... More 

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Additional Information about La Brasserie Bistro & Bar

Address: 78477 Highway 111, La Quinta, CA 92253-2076
Phone Number: +1 760-771-4400
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  La Quinta
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 34
Cuisine: French, European, Bistro

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 78477 Highway 111, La Quinta, CA 92253-2076
    (Washington Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  La Quinta
  • Phone Number: +1 760-771-4400

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 34
  • Cuisine: French, European, Bistro

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?