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The Venue Sushi Bar

73-111 El Paseo, Suite 103, Palm Desert, CA 92260
(760) 346-1500
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Ranked #7 of 236 Restaurants in Palm Desert
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Sushi
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Los Angeles, California
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

This is a place that's tucked behind some shops on El Paseo. It's kind of hard to find, but very worth it. The scene is very hip. The room is done in black and white with banquettes and tables. There is also a sushi bar where you can sit and be served. The sushi is fresh and delicious. The rolls... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We found The Venue online and headed over for dinner with our sushi-loving kids. The website we used had the wrong hours of operation listed and we arrived right before they were closing. Fortunately they decided to seat us and it was well worth it. Everything was delicious and looked beautiful - think tuna tartare served in a martini glass.... More

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Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We decided to try out this restaurant in Palm Desert based on other reviews. They did not disappoint. We tried the Omakase and loved each course that came out. By the end, we were definitely full, but still managed to find room for the green tea ice cream. The restaurant is located on the chic El Paseo, so it's a... More

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Rockville
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

To be candid, I did not expect a good Sushi restaurant in Palm Desert. This place was great. Very very good sushi - regardless of location. The place was smaller than anticipated but the rolls were fantastic. They do need a better selection of drinks.

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Santa Monica, California
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36 reviews 36 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

The fish that they have here is great quality and tasted very fresh. The specialty rolls are amazing , make sure you try The Experiment roll it!

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

The Venue Sushi Bar was outstanding! excellent value and quality! the service was exceptional and the cost was not overboard! I would happily return when we are in the Palm Dessert again!

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Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

I haven't been to any other sushi restaurants in the Coachella Valley other than The Venue. However I have been to high-end sushi restaurants in cities all over the west and east coasts. The venue provides fresh Sushi which is well-prepared. Their specialty sushi rolls looked interesting but not particularly imaginative. I ordered a sashimi sampler and was pleased with... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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110 reviews 110 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

We came in with no reservation so they told us we had an hour until we had to go so they were trying to accommodate us. We quickly ordered and ate,,, I cannot tell you that I was "blown away" in any regard. Everything was mediocre and nothing special. The rice was bland, the rolls just adequate. The hot sake... More

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North Chatham, Massachusetts
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

We sat at the sushi bar and had wonderful sushi. The service was fantastic. The decor is modern, black/white/silver. Very cool. Sushi was super fresh, creative, delicious. Would highly recommend the tuna and yellowtail carpaccio as well as the spicy tuna roll and the experimental roll! We will definitely be back!

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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

sake was mediocre. The KO-KO roll was a sweet/spicy combination of awesomeness. The California dreamin roll was the other great l yumminess!!

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Additional Information about The Venue Sushi Bar

Address: 73-111 El Paseo, Suite 103, Palm Desert, CA 92260
Phone Number: (760) 346-1500
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Palm Desert
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Sushi

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