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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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Glendale, California
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740 reviews
483 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 reviews
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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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1,013 reviews
385 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 643 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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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 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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609 reviews
301 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 161 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 7 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
Vancouver, Canada
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88 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

Have had brunch here several times and the view and outdoor patio is always spectacular. The service has always been great and the brunch fantastic. The view is over the golf course and also see the mountains so it is priceless. Great to bring guests for an afternoon. Umbrellas cover you from the high sun in the afternoon.

1 Thank harebare61
Manhasset, New York
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134 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

This was my favorite spot for lunch with the huge patio area, large umbrellas for lots of shade and view of two finishing holes. The food is excellent. We went twice trying the southwestern chicken wrap, fish sliders and fish tacos. All very good. Service is good. Wander in the nice pro shop while you're are there. Played the Mountain... More 

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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
Families with children, Large groups, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Business meetings
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?