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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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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“duck” (29 reviews)
“apple tart” (7 reviews)
“sole” (23 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
78073 Calle Barcelona, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-2922
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I had the sole and my boyfriend took the steak. Both were perfectly cooked and seasoned and the chocolate desert was heaven. The negative point was the service: the waitress poured a lot of wine on the table when serving it, when serving the dessert,...More

Thank Traveller0123456789
Reviewed 5 days ago

Had a near perfect dinner experience. The place was packed but still pleasant. The food was sensational and Emeric our waiter was as good as they get. Will do it again.

Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lavender is my very favorite Resturant!! My husband and I would celebrate our Anniversary there and any other occasion we could think of... the food is amazing and the atmosphere is very romantic. Try the Lavender Martinis and Chilean Sea Bass... my favorites!!

Thank sreed92253
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been here 4 times with various people. The service is great, food excellent and with good variety, cooked perfectly. In a lovely part of La Quinta.

Thank psycheinc
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed an awesome dinner on their patio. A must place to go to and the patio is very comfortable. The entire dinner was accompanied with some great music. Can't wait to go back.

Thank billheald56
Reviewed 1 week ago

We heard about this place and decided to go to their happy hour and get dinner. Prices were very high and the food was served in miniscule portions. 12$ for a small bowl of calamari mixed with some veggies, 15$ for lobster cataloni (4 small...More

Thank Donbrown51
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Every time I come here it is perfect! Make sure you sit outside in the court yard as the ambiance is just perfect. The food and service is always good. Go on Sunday's as there is no corkage fee and bring your own bottle of...More

Thank ggak
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you enjoy dining under the stars, good food and wine, quality entertainment then you should visit Lavender Bistro while visiting La Quinta or Palm Desert. The menu caters to all tastes. The Miso Salmon was nicely presented, perfectly cooked and flavorful. The curry chicken...More

Thank Blips53
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lavender Bistro provide a wonderful evening of dining and fellowship. The well prepared menu selections were quite delicious filled with flavor. The service was excellent and to a very pleasurable experience.

Thank Karl W
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Food with flavor, fine tuned with precise technique. Presentation on point. Service friendly, warm and professional. Enjoyed the whole experience. I imagine everything on the menu tastes fantastic. My wife and I are glad we spent our evening here. Emeric did a fine job making...More

Thank jimmydartichoke
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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, 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
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
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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