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Desert Willow Golf Resort

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38995 Desert Willow Dr, Palm Desert, CA 92260-1674
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Huntington Beach, California
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483 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were staying at the Westin Desert Willow which surrounds this course. What we didn't know is that the city owns the two 18's here and no concession is made to guests at the Westin. The Mountain View course we played was lovely. The Firecliff course was closed for bunker maintenance. The Mountain View course was well maintained despite weeks... More 

Thank KenVicLee
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36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Played both courses and really love it. Can't wait to go back next spring again. All employees are always smiling and they are very helpful. The restaurant has a great variety for lunch.

Thank Michael T
Glendale, California
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757 reviews
495 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

Very quiet, calm and great course! One of the nicer places to play golf especially if your staying at the Westin Desert Willows

Thank travelshooter71
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

We have eaten and played golf at Desert Willow for many years. Excellent selections for breakfast, lunch and dinner. They also have a dinner and jazz nite (seasonal) that is very enjoyable. The salad selection is excellent and we often make a meal on the salads alone while enjoying a spectacular view.

Thank twogems
La Quinta, California
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

The Desert Willow Terrace View Restaurant has lovely outdoor seating with a golf course view of palm tree lined, emerald green fairways with a lake view. Umbrellas are available on the upper level of the terrace to offer shade from the sun. Definitely a really pleasant place for a mid-day lunch. The food was very generous in portions, even if... More 

Thank Linda D
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

This course has an ongoing Jazz evening. Check it out! Seating is outdoors with a nice view. Self serve bar was not a hit with us and the buffett was overpriced and lacking. The concert was fabulous

Thank Kate K
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1,118 reviews
410 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 671 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

Can't beat the view with the San Jacinto mountains to the West, lush green fairways and lots of water throughout all surrounded by desert flora and wildlife. The course (Mountain) is one of the most beautiful yet challenging that we played in our week of golf in the valley. It is expertly maintained---greens ran true, bunkers were numerous and strategically... More 

1 Thank jaybeeFL
Edmonton, Canada
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

I have been here for lunch many times and have always had a great meal and great service. The view is amazing from the patio.

1 Thank Lienfin
San Marcos, California
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701 reviews
320 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

Our friends who live in Palm Desert took us to the Desert Willows Country Club (Golf Resort) for breakfast. We ate outdoors and had a great view of the golf course. The service was very good and the food was delicious.

Thank csarchibald
Spruce Grove, Canada
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52 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

there salads are yummy you must have there dressings, the vinegette, blue cheese are the best and there not stingy with it either. $8.00 for a salad and its good for two to share. Also had there fish and chips again big enough to share there a hit there...

Thank kelli g

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38995 Desert Willow Dr, Palm Desert, CA 92260-1674
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Palm Desert
  • Phone Number: 760-346-0015

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