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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” (42 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
49499 Eisenhower Dr, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-2722
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11 - 20 of 378 reviews

Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at the resort for three nites and ate dinner at Morgans one evening. The staff was very attentive, which is most important! The restaurant has a lovely ambience, very cozy. I got the short rib and it was perfect! It...More

1  Thank Amos6022
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

Our Son and his wife and our two Grandsons took us to dinner here for a wonderful surprise dinner. It was lovely. You feel as if you have gone back in time, there was a feeling of elegance. The room was decorated in Christmas white...More

Thank Joann M
Reviewed September 6, 2017

I have been to dinner at Morgan's many times over many years. Each and every time has been unique and has exceeded our expectations. When I say unique, Morgan's seems to find something new and above the norm to make the experience above expectations and...More

1  Thank Dave C
Reviewed September 6, 2017

We've been going to Morgan's for decades. It's 1926 ambiance is second to none. The restaurant's themed seasonal dinners have been exceptional. Not so much this past Sunday night. Our reservation at eight was graciously honored but if we wanted to be seated immediately we...More

Thank blissfield1949
Reviewed September 5, 2017

Quiet and enjoyable dinner. The sea bass and filet mignon were fantastic. Our server created a special atmosphere for our dinner. She brought out a special dessert for my birthday celebration and another employee to sing to me. It was special and we enjoyed our...More

Thank vr828
Reviewed August 9, 2017

Food is fabulous, service great BUT HUGE portions meant to serve 4 - even the steak! The biggest steak I've ever seen. Tasty but could feed 4 people!!! I love the vegetables they serve - family style as they are large portions. Nice evening out...More

Thank Joni W
Reviewed August 5, 2017

Morgans has upped its game. Sterling service! Better food! And value for what one gets! Congrats to the management!

Thank Fay M
Reviewed July 28, 2017

Visited on a Friday night, ~ 80% of tables with diners at 9pm, both of us wore appropriate attire. This is a very nice quiet and romantic restaurant, food was excellent, wife ordered Ahi Tuna with grilled pineapple and I had the "market salad" (I...More

4  Thank healthphysic
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

This is a favorite destination of ours for taking out of town guests. They have a lovely dining room, great bar service, and excellent food. They also run some seasonal menus that are usually very inventive and fun. If you're looking for a restaurant where...More

Thank Sariah11
Reviewed July 12, 2017

Wonderful Service. Lovely ambiance. Soups and Salads were quite delicious with a unique presentation. Beef dishes were not so terrific (for the price): The Filet Mignon and the Short Ribs were tender, but lacking in flavor and originality.

Thank martha m
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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, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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, by James Beard Award winning Chef Jimmy Schmidt, welcomes guests for dinner with Contemporary American Cuisine, boutique new world wines, crafted vintage cocktails, and live entertainment. Join us at the piano bar, in the hacienda dining room or on the fire-lit courtyard. Join us for a relaxed yet refined dining or cocktail experience.
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