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Arnold Palmer's Restaurant

78164 Avenue 52, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-8909
+1 760-771-4653
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“meatloaf” (45 reviews)
“sea bass” (32 reviews)
“ribs” (25 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
78164 Avenue 52, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-8909
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Reviewed February 3, 2016

We went for the happy hour setting and menu. The inside setting was nice but very noisy. As the crowd grew so did the volume. I suspect that the outside seating would be a bit more relaxing. The service was good and quick. Our food...More

Reviewed February 3, 2016

We had a really great dinning experience on the on the outside patio, it was the most pleasant setting. We had drinks and dinner with friends and the food was great and they had music as well. I look forward to our next date night...More

Thank Ken P
Reviewed February 1, 2016 via mobile

The Coachella Valley offers a wonderful variety of restaurants catering to all tastes. Most pride themselves on the quality of their food and service - sadly this does not appear to be the criteria here . Early signs of a lackadaisical attitude appear at the...More

Thank CMP643
Reviewed January 30, 2016 via mobile

This place is great on many fronts. The outdoor seating area with live music was spot on, as was a great server named John who made the evening perfect. The menu is lengthy and portions are large. I tried the Montgomery Inn ribs, a stuffed...More

Thank TheDeacon87
Reviewed January 29, 2016

We are always looking for interesting and affordable places for Happy Hour. We enjoy trying new places with a group of friends several times a month. My spouse and I were new to Arnold Palmer's and arrived at 3:30 pm. Happy Hour with a group....More

Thank kathyp578
Reviewed January 29, 2016

Very nice restaurant. Valet parking, classy decor, Arnold Palmer memorabilia, some of Arnie's favorite dishes....absolutely worth a visit. Broad selection of food and great service. Expensive, but good.

Thank CTManny
Reviewed January 27, 2016

This is a very popular place. We were there at 3pm and it was almost full. Some of the most important features are: huge amount of Arnold Palmer pictures and trophies, very nice looking place, valet parking and occasionally Mr. Palmer will show up so...More

Thank JF T
Reviewed January 27, 2016 via mobile

Museum to Arnold Palmer! Lots of memorabilia. Pretty standard American menu, but all well prepared. We had pot roast and beef stroganoff; would recommend both. Waitress was skilled and friendly; handled an obnoxious jerk at the table next to us with aplomb. After dinner drinks...More

Thank Bernie B
Reviewed January 26, 2016

What's not to like. Arnold Palmer's professional and personal history, spectacular menu, gorgeous environment, and professional service. Advice: eat outside on the terrace. Menu items that were standouts for our party of four: lobster bisque, double cut pork chop (med-rare), Chilean Sea Bass (best ever)....More

Thank gerronimo
Reviewed January 26, 2016

We went this time for just the happy hour and music...The music was a bit hokey as it seemed karaoke night was in full swing but it was fun...The appetizers were great and the pub where we ate were great...Service in the pub as was...More

Thank culdad
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September 1, 2016|
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Response from Richard F | Reviewed this property |
Only service dogs
January 19, 2016|
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Response from Garry L | Reviewed this property |
House wine and well drinks are $5. HH menu ranges from $ to $18.
Paul S
February 21, 2015|
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Response from jlw49 | Reviewed this property |
No idea about management, just know that it is well run now and the entire staff was very polite, helpful and menu knowledgeable, plus the food was excellent.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar scene, Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78164 Avenue 52, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-8909
    (Washington Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  La Quinta
  • Phone Number: +1 760-771-4653
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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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