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Lavender Bistro

78073 Calle Barcelona, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-2922
+1 760-564-5353
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
5:30 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
78073 Calle Barcelona, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-2922
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was a little hidden, but very good. Food was great. Live guitar singer that was not overly loud which was nice. Service was great and the place started filling up around 530.

Thank John M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A nice friendly spot on the edge of La Quinta Old Town. Portions are supple and well prepared. Maybe a little pricy but you get good quantity and quality. The staff, and boy are they at every turn, really try to please. We didn’t eat...More

Thank 350marvin
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I have visited here with his parents and uncle & aunt for thanksgiving. The seats are set outside and there are a lot of trees/ greens and you can actually see the stats while dining. Awesome atmosphere. The food was great. Since...More

Thank Nao I
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Originally recommended by very long term friends in La Quinta, we again visited here with our daughter. The food and setting were wonderful, and we had a delightful experience. We specifically asked for a table on the upper level in the back to get away...More

Thank MartinLCannon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We gathered at Lavender Bistro to celebrate thanksgiving a bit early with close friends. I started with the Moscow mule which was served fresh in a copper mug. Delicious. For a started I had the wedge salad. It was great. Fresh iceberg lettuce with blue...More

Thank eandrade760
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Understanding that Thanksgiving is not a normal evening run for a restaurant, I will not focus on the service, though the restaurant had extra help to handle the large crowd, which seemed to help. The food was for the most part very good but inconsistent....More

Thank FredInCalifornia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

our family went the night before Thanksgiving. It was a great way to start off the holiday weekend. We had a round table for seven with the curtains and top. Our meals were excellent. I had the tuna that could not have been better. Our...More

Thank Kathythinks
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are few restaurants that have such a beautiful setting; an outdoor patio, nicely lit, and with our table recessed in a cozy alcove. We were a group of eight - four couples. The service was attentive, with one small hiccup: we were largely left...More

Thank ftanderson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I recently reserved a table for a romantic dinner of high quality "California Cuisine". We left with indigestion after a relatively expensive, unsatisfying, rushed experience. We wanted to like this place and the treed courtyard twinkling with lights put us in the...More

Thank Peter J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful setting. Superb services. Meal was delicious with lovely presentation. Loads of fun with the ladies.

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Questions & Answers
2 April 2017|
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Response from Hangar1 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry we have not ate there for Easter. I am sure if you looked on there website you could find that information.
Lisa G
27 July 2015|
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Response from JanW188 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you'll need to ask the restaurant directly.
14 March 2015|
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Response from Don C | Reviewed this property |
Call Lavender (760) 564 5353 for your answer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78073 Calle Barcelona, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-2922
    (Desert Club Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  La Quinta
  • Phone Number: +1 760-564-5353
  • E-mail
Experience Lavender Bistro. At Lavender we combine the finest meats and seafood with the freshest organic ingredients to create unforgettable dishes. Dine indoors in a warm, cozy atmosphere or on our stunning tree-lined patio. Lavender Bistro also prides itself on providing superb live music daily to set a warm and friendly atmosphere for you and your guests. For every occasion, to change the ordinary into extraordinary, come join us at Lavender Bistro, "the best kept secret of La Quinta", for a memorable dining experience.
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