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Cafe Des Beaux-arts

73640 El Paseo Ste 1, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-4340
+1 760-346-0669
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (13 reviews)
“shrimp crepes” (8 reviews)
“coq au vin” (8 reviews)
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French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
73640 El Paseo Ste 1, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-4340
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Sunday brunch was excellent, good food and fast service. Hard to find a table during season if you want to sit outside. Recommend coming early.

Thank vam518
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very quaint place - its a little "old school" but we enjoyed it. Friendly, efficient service, good meals and nice wines by the glass. I had a spinach salad with shrimp and scallops - very good. My husband did the spare ribs - he loved...More

Thank Anne C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food at this restaurant was very nice in terms of flavor and presentation. Unfortunately, we had breakfast and we both had eggs. The food was not completely cold, but at best, lukewarm. And I don't know about you, but I really hate my eggs...More

Thank SBGiGi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I had dinner there last night. I had Shrimp Provencale and my husband had Gratin de Coquilles Jacques. Both meals were delicious! They were also serving Ferrari Carano wine by the glass or bottle, which is one of our favorites. Great evening!

Thank Shirley F
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Romantic place. French restaurant with a good menu. I had short ribs and the meal was very good. My wife had pasta. Both meals were very good. Nice relaxed atmosphere. Good service.

Thank drudd999
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Stopped in with my spouse for lunch. We were seated immediately and were given water and menus and the server offered to get our drink orders. I had the Chicken Breast sandwich and my spouse the Tuna Salad sandwich. Both were very good and the...More

Thank bostonrl
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Great food, great service, great location - what could be better!!! The quiche is especially good and the bread is so French and such a great addition to the meal. We've been a number of times for lunch. Never disappoints. Great parking in back as...More

Thank Joni W
Reviewed 6 July 2017

We were treated to an open air room- with lots of art around- some of it totally charming- in fact the whole ambience was very cozy and French and the food was excellent. I loved our large and fresh salads and we also had a...More

Thank couplessPS
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We were a group of six for dinner and did not realize that the restaurant was all outdoors with only misters on the sides. It was 117 the evening we arrived and we decided it would not be possible to have dinner outside. The manager...More

Thank 2cruizers70
Reviewed 19 June 2017

I ordered the strawberry crepes and my companion ordered the belgium waffle. Both were absolutely delicious! The coffee was good and they were prompt with refills. The service was good as well with very friendly staff. And the prices were very reasonable.

Thank resawolfis
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Questions & Answers
Tom M
12 February 2017|
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Response from Ridelikeyastoleit | Reviewed this property |
Tom. The restaurant is terrible. Try somewhere else. Cheers.
Raymond R
11 December 2015|
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Response from Jim H | Reviewed this property |
Right - google them, they post the current menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73640 El Paseo Ste 1, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-4340
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Palm Desert
  • Phone Number: +1 760-346-0669
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