We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cork Tree California Cuisine

74950 Country Club Dr, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-1948
+1 760-779-0123
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“pork shank” (56 reviews)
“scallops” (88 reviews)
“banana split” (14 reviews)
Closed Now
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
74950 Country Club Dr, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-1948
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (881)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 872 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took our family to The Corktree for a nice dinner and we had one of the best meals of our entire 2 week trip. Very accommodating to our request and presentation of food was beautiful.

Thank Jae03
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is our all time favorite restaurant when we visit the Palm Springs area. The food is out standing and always properly prepared. Great wine list and reasonable pricing on most wine. Their cellar does have Screaming Eagle at $3600 bottle. First time I have...More

1  Thank Golf-Pops
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have eaten there a few times....the bar fare is fine, but I have not been impressed with my reguar meas considering the prices.....great sorroundings, pleasant staff, but alas the meals themselves did not impress considering the $$.

Thank Jerry C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a last minute change of heart for dinner and decided to visit the Cork Tree on our last evening in the Palm Desert. We thought we were going to go to El Paseo but decided to hang left to go to the Cork...More

Thank dellesol
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed dinner here on a cooler night and were nice and toasty. We dined early without reservations. All was good.

Thank IrishFan-80
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate on outdoor patio with heaters for Winter time dinner. Two entrees: salmon, large portion, cooked perfectly. Pork shank very good. Clean with good service. Full on a Saturday night. It was expensive at just under $100 for two with no appetizers, desserts, or drinks....More

Thank dbowentraveler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very was excellent but training of waiters needs a lot of tweaking! The tweaking that I have suggested privately to the restaurant should be followed as it would make them "very good." For the two couples, we would be happy to have then ditch the...More

Thank Lori H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We usually stop in on our first night in town. They have a great menu and the food is delicious. Service is excellent.

Thank Grant411
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took my wife for her birthday. Excellent restaurant, great food and service. My wife had corn chowder soup, and pork shank. I had salad and pork shank. Both meals professionally served and excellent. As a nice added touch they brought out a chocolate mousse cake...More

Thank JPMooney
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Still very good. Nice atmosphere. Good wine list. As with most restaurants, amazing appetizers but some dinners were just ok. Salmon promised to be cooked a little under but ended up being a little over cooked. Duck was over cooked but the shank and sea...More

Thank ricemd
Nearby HotelsSee all 23 hotels in Palm Desert
JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa
2,385 reviews
.38 miles away
Embarc Palm Desert
260 reviews
.42 miles away
Marriott's Desert Springs Villas I
457 reviews
.52 miles away
Marriott's Desert Springs Villas II
1,101 reviews
.54 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Desert Willow Golf Resort
187 reviews
.79 miles away
C J's Diner
164 reviews
.91 miles away
Mikado at Desert Springs JW Marriott
299 reviews
.18 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Desert Adventures Red Jeep Tours & Events
726 reviews
.93 miles away
Desert Willow Golf Resort
282 reviews
.88 miles away
Spa at Marriott's Desert Springs
91 reviews
.18 miles away
Palm and Valley Golf Courses at Desert Springs
115 reviews
.18 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Deb L
January 10, 2017|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from Claudia F | Reviewed this property |
We had a private area for a group of 6 at Cork Tree. Call them and see about accommodating a group of 14. They were very helpful. Enjoy
Ben A
October 4, 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from CandPtravel | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I missed this question. I have worn a variety of things here like jeans, a skirt and a dress but have seen everything from golf clothes, business, to semi-formal
Ben A
October 4, 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Soup8 | Reviewed this property |
Business Casual
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$31 - $50
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Bar scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74950 Country Club Dr, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-1948
    (Cook Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Palm Desert
  • Phone Number: +1 760-779-0123
  • E-mail
Updated Al La Carte menu & wine list located @ www.thecorktree.com

Live music Sunday- Thursday
Sunday- Michael Keethe
Monday- John Stanley King
Tuesday- Michael Keethe
Wednesday- Jack Ruvio
Thursday- Michael Keethe
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing