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La Brasserie Bistro & Bar

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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 - 9:00 pm
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Palm Desert, California
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159 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Dinner last night with group of 12. Beautiful quiet restaurant in LaQuinta. Interesting Bar selection. Escargot was served very nice, French Onion soup ordered by almost everyone, no one disappointed. Pork Chop, Mussels and Steak were well done. Service was great.

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Thank Soup8
La Quinta, California
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This French restaurant is the best in the desert. Never have I been disappointed with anything I have ordered. The pork chop is huge and tasty and I enjoy the steak frite. Everything is delicious!! And save room for dessert; they are also delicious.

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Healdsburg, California
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143 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is in a shopping area and hard to find. It offers only indoor dining. The service was good and the food only just above average and quite passable but definitely not memorable.

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Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed close by so ate here twice, once for the bar snacks and once in the restaurant. The first night hubby had the Mussels Mariniere and I had the Charcuterie and Artisanal Cheese Platter, we shared their famous Truffle Fries and all were delicious. We were so impressed we returned for another evening and we both started with their French... More 

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La Quinta, California
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

La Brasserie is my favorite restaurant for special occasions (like our anniversary or birthdays), or for a sit-down lunch that's not fast food. The menu is chocked full of delicious offerings, but my favorites are the French onion soup (superb) and the Steak Tartare, which are appetizers, but sufficient for lunch or a light dinner meal. The restaurant's French fries... More 

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Manteca, California
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

Best reuben sandwich, perhaps ever! My dining companion has the Brown Derby chopped salad that was aslo excellent. Service was extremely attentive.

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Indian Wells, California
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

A great location. A quiet patio with great service and food. They offered bread and butter between your meal to hold you over until your meal came. Excellent wine selection.

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1 Thank mikerafferty2
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

La Brasserie is an absolute jewel...the food is delicious, a wonderful menu. The pear tart with salted caramel ice cream is not to be missed when having dessert. Have not been disappointed by any of the items we have ordered on any occasion, and we are pretty frequent diners. The ambience is so nice, quiet and inviting. One of the... More 

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Austin, Texas
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

The five of use went here for their happy hour to try it out based on the reviews I/we had read. First the waitress-she never cracked a smile, never made a suggestion, basically brought our food, the appetizers which weren't great and left. The person who brought our water should have been the waiter. One person in our group asked... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

We went to this restaurant with our three friends due to the 'high-fives' from TripAdvisor. What a disappointment! We sat in their patio, which is enclosed with brick walls, not allowing for much air flow. Our server, Jennifer, was unfriendly and did not go out of her way to make our experience an enjoyable one! The only time she asked... More 

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Restaurant Details

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
Average prices
$10 - $34
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings, Large groups
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?