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Morgan's in the Desert

49499 Eisenhower Dr, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-2722
+1 760-564-7600
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (44 reviews)
“scallops” (27 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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49499 Eisenhower Dr, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-2722
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I have been coming to the La Quinta Resort for several years but never had the opportunity to eat at Morgan's. It was my birthday weekend so we decided to give it a try. Wow, what good food and a good atmosphere!...More

1  Thank Ferrari458_Cali
KatherineS2679, Manager at Morgan's in the Desert, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Ferrari458_Cali, The staff of La Quinta Resort & Club is privileged to have you and your family as our loyal guests. Thank you for allowing us to be part of your special birthday weekend, and I look forward to sharing your kind comments with...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were looking for a quality meal and found it at Morgan's. We sat outside on a warm summer evening with our 2 canine travelers. The wine list was impressive and the food to follow was delightful. I had a surf and turf combo of...More

Thank david g
KatherineS2679, Manager at Morgan's in the Desert, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear david g, Thank you for your feedback and even more so for being our guest. It was our pleasure to serve you. For relaxing comfort and luxury dining, we look forward to being your desert destination of choice. Warm Regards, Rafael Lopez, Director of...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful anniversary dinner at Morgan's. We really enjoyed the atmosphere and the service was first rate. The lamb was sensational. Excellent wine list. Not inexpensive, but worth it, and a must if you are staying at the resort.More

1  Thank Jeff W
KatherineS2679, Manager at Morgan's in the Desert, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jeff W, It is with heartfelt sincerity that the entire staff of Morgan's in the desert thanks you for the opportunity of allowing us to be the setting for such a memorable occasion. We look forward to welcoming you again. Kind Regards, Rafael Lopez,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at this resort for five days. We tried all the restaurants and to our experience Morgan’s was the best dining option. We are a family of four. My sons and my husband ordered the oysters. I had the burrata as a starter. Oysters...More

Thank neslihank
KatherineS2679, Manager at Morgan's in the Desert, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear neslihank, Thank you for being our guest. It's a pleasure to see that you so enjoyed La Quinta Resort & Club and our signature fine dining restaurant, Morgan's in the desert. Exceeding your expectations is the priority of our staff, and it's rewarding to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Please if anyone is ever dining here make sure to get Steve as your waiter. His passion for food is amazing! He went out of his way to make sure my boyfriend's dinner was a complete success!More

Thank Karla R
KatherineS2679, Manager at Morgan's in the Desert, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Karla R, Your kind words are the nicest tribute we could ever receive at Morgan's, and I so look forward to sharing them with Steve and the rest of our staff. Thank you for being our guest and allowing us the opportunity to create...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went with colleagues from work. Service was attentive and accommodating, but food was slow to arrive. 38-55 bucks per entree with good presentation, but small portions. Had the Ceasar salad and lamb, small portion for the main course, not much for sides. Wasn't hungry after,...More

Thank Neeraj G
KatherineS2679, Manager at Morgan's in the Desert, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Neeraj G, Thank you for being our guest, and we very much appreciate your feedback.The staff of Morgan's in the desert looks forward to welcoming you back and the opportunity to take great care of you once again! Kind Regards, Rafael Lopez, Director of...More

Reviewed August 6, 2018

A very fine steakhouse at the La Quinta Resort, A Waldorf property. Expect to pay the price. Food was very good, but very pricey. Service was average. nice wine list.More

1  Thank RCE121
KatherineS2679, Manager at Morgan's in the Desert, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear RCE121, I am pleased to hear that you found your dining experience at Morgan's in the desert that of a true luxury dining experience. We pride ourselves on delivering the utmost in fine dining cuisine and ambiance. I look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I had dinner here last night. The restaurant is beautiful and the staff really makes this place special. Great customer service! They had a live band which added a great touch to the romantic restaurant. The tables & chairs are gorgeous. Our...More

1  Thank TyTyBen
Reviewed July 21, 2018

We decided to enjoy a nice dinner at Morgan's during our stay at the Waldorf Astoria. My husband ordered a steak dinner and some side dishes. I ordered two side dishes--the macaroni gratin and the bacon brussels sprouts. People had raved about the macaroni of...More

Thank joyceh695
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

I posted this on the resort's page but thought I'd also let those who just are looking for the restaurant know how amazing this place truly is! USE the concierge!! I contacted them about a month prior to my visit and corresponded with Nick Davis...More

1  Thank Gavin W
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EdgiGirl
May 17, 2018|
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Response from Sariah11 | Reviewed this property |
One sees pretty much everything at this restaurant, unfortunately. I think one would be most comfortable in very nice resort wear - but no shorts, flip flops, etc.
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EdgiGirl
May 17, 2018|
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Response from m p | Reviewed this property |
$35 and they will decant your wine and let it breathe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$31 - $50
Meals
Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Valet Parking, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups, Romantic, Bar scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49499 Eisenhower Dr, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-2722
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  La Quinta
  • Phone Number: +1 760-564-7600
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Description
Morgan’s in the desert is La Quinta’s signature dining venue showcasing contemporary American cuisine inspired by the bounty of the Coachella Valley. The restaurant’s local focus includes sourcing the top of the region’s products, crafted with traditional cooking methods to offer deliciously simple and healthful dishes. Join us at the piano bar, in the dining room or on the fire-lit courtyard. Gather round.
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