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Arnold Palmer's Restaurant

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78164 Avenue 52, La Quinta, CA 92253-8909 (Washington Street)
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 12:00 am
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38 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We had our parents' 60th Anniversary meal. Complementary valet service was nice. Booked a quiet room. Service was great. They took care of us quite well. Very good variety of food and everyone loved what they ordered. It was not inexpensive, but we enjoyed it for our special occasion. Themed rooms and lots of pictures and memorabilia throughout the restaurant.... More 

Thank LouJaffe
La Quinta, California, United States
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9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have dined here multiple times and have enjoyed many different menu items. Have never been disappointed. Service has always been exceptional.

Thank Ann L
Denver, Colorado
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31 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Arnold Palmer's Restaurant offer fantastic food and ambiance perfect for the golfer. Each room is a different theme - US Open, Masters including his green jacket and photos and trophies galore. The bar and outdoor dining are great for couples The food and service are fabulous

Thank 1Golfcrazy
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

If you like golf - this is the place to go. It has all kinds of memorabilia from Arnold Palmer and it's very interesting. The restaurant and grounds are beautiful and tastefully done. They have a beautiful outdoor patio with large fire pits. Generally, the food has been OK but not great. Out of five visits to the restaurant only... More 

Thank OttawaBarb
La Quinta
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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Have been here many times for lunch, happy hour and dinner throughout the years..Never have been disappointed...The food and service is always top shelf..

1 Thank RonLaQuinta
Pasadena, California
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109 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

We went here for a birthday dinner with family. The restaurant has excellent food and service, but they have crowded too many tables in for it to be comfortable (unless you enjoy hearing the conversation from the adjacent tables).

Thank 1goofybird
El Cajon, California
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27 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

Wife and I always go to happy hour for great food, drinks and music. The menu items are excellent and reasonably priced. Service is fast and staff friendly.

Thank Richard F
Indio, California
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77 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

My wife and I decided to go here for dinner during the Greater Palm Springs Restaurant Week. The facilities are very nice, valet parking, beautiful building, great Arnold Palmer memorabilia everywhere. We had the calamari for appetizer, pretty good, but too much breading. We both ordered the BLT salad. I liked it, but my wife removed most of the bacon... More 

Thank Travelnica
Huntington Beach, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

This is a very nice restaurant, great service and atmospher but the food is just OK. Too expensive for the selection and flavor.

Thank Lynn R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

Lovely place to meet friends for dinner and or drinks. Valet made parking a breeze especialy during the warmer evening. We orginally had made reservations for dinner for just the two of us. We ran into another couple who we played golf with earlier in the day and decided to have dinner together. The restaurant accomadated all four of us... More 

Thank Shirley F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$31 - $50
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 am - 12:00 am
12:00 am - 12:00 am
12:00 am - 12:00 am
12:00 am - 12:00 am
12:00 am - 12:00 am
12:00 am - 12:00 am
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78164 Avenue 52, La Quinta, CA 92253-8909
    (Washington Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  La Quinta
  • Phone Number: 17607714653
Summer Closure June 12 through Sept 22 Arnold Palmer's Restaurant features Progressive American cuisine, including fresh seafood, steaks, and some of Arnie's great comfort foods. This one-of-a-kind restaurant features an impressive wine room that houses 2,500 bottles of wine and an exclusive Chef's Table for special events. A variety of live entertainment in the evening in Arnie's Pub sets the atmosphere for guests to enjoy a unique dining experience. The extensive newly remodled patio offers stunning views of the Santa Rosa Mountains, a cozy outdoor fire pit for guests to gather and a putting green where visitors can work on their game.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?