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American, Bar, Contemporary, Pub
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56150 Pga Blvd, La Quinta, CA 92253-4600
+1 760-564-3997
07:00 - 20:30
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 20:30
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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113 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We went here right before the recent PGA tournament mainly to see what the golf course and clubhouse looked like. We ended up staying for lunch and went back again a few weeks later because we enjoyed the food and ambience so much. All the appetizers, salads and sandwiches we had were top notch. The Kobe burgers were an especially... More 

Thank gordy g
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86 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We played the stadium course so we had breakfast and 19th hole Breakfast was ok but 19th hole is great Kobe beef sliders with carmelized onions on pretzel buns! Martinis perfection The view of the course amazing Go!

Thank krismb2015
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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50 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Ernie's several times during our stay in PGA West. We loved the patio. The views are beautiful. The food is excellent and the staff very helpful. They have an outstanding Asian salad with mandarin oranges and ginger dressing. Every dish we tried was excellent. Awesome drinks especially the Mojito's. If you are in the area this is one... More 

Thank Lynnky
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

I've ate here several time staff is always attentive and food is great . Its a wonderful casual dinning spot outdoor patio is great .

Thank Jeanine R
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

I had the best chicken lettuce wraps. I enjoyed them so much that I am taking the time to post. Also had some entertaining conversation with people at the bar.

1 Thank Judy J
San Antonio, Texas
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898 reviews
654 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 578 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

This is a great venue for hungry golfers prior to teeing off. Veronica was very helpful in creating a custom Burrito that took the edge off our early morning hunger. The Greg Norman clubhouse is the most remote of all the PGA West courses. I suggest using your GPS and or AAA roadmap.

Thank bobemac
Stirling, United Kingdom
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371 reviews
213 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

The food was very good and just what's needed after a long hard round of golf on a stunning course. The service was good, despite how busy it was, and the food was good.

Thank Kenneth_Smith
Santa Rosa, California
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Asian Chicken Salad, the little chucks of chicken were very salty. The calamari seemed to have been frozen and then cooked, not horrible, but when combined with watery tomato purée, that was presented as cocktail sauce, I might as well have been eating fried damp bread crumbs. Nice building and fixtures.

Thank OttoJ0001
Calgary, Canada
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138 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

Since the last time we ate at Ernie's some while ago the menu selections have improved. For dinner, we had a nice bottle of Chardonnay wine ($41.00), Half Chinese Salad ($9.95)... which was good sized and Pesto Pasta with grilled chicken ($14.95). Both dishes were delicious. Our waiter, Cesar< was attentive and provided very good service.

Thank Robert M
La Quinta, California
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35 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Ernie's of course can be found out at PGA West in La Quinta at the public clubhouse. It's really a great place to dine for breakfast, lunch or dinner (during the season). It kind of has a manly flavor to it and the food presentation is always outstanding. If you have out of town guests is is a great place... More 

Thank Phil B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
American, Bar, Contemporary, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56150 Pga Blvd, La Quinta, CA 92253-4600
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  La Quinta
  • Phone Number: +1 760-564-3997

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?