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The French Corner - CLOSED

721 Avenida Sureste, Borrego Springs, CA
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible14%
20 Feb 2014
“Closed...building for sale”
5 Feb 2014
“Closed”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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721 Avenida Sureste, Borrego Springs, CA
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1 - 10 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 21 February 2014

Sad to say that The French Corner is no more, or at least not in its former location. The doors are locked and the property is up for sale.

Thank William W
Reviewed 6 February 2014

Restaurant is still closed with a "for sale" sign. Too bad, it was a nice place with good food and choice wines. Had the best chocolate mousse ever. Will be missed in Borrego since it was so different for the desert.

Thank clc772
Reviewed 29 December 2013

My husband and I attempted to go to this restaurant for my birthday a while back only to find it closed with a for sale sign on it. It has remained closed and for sale to this day. Thought people should know.

Thank sublimajik
Reviewed 1 November 2013

This place is closed. Had sale of fixtures last week. Great deals on tablecloths and china. Can't figure out how to indicate closed establishment on this site.

2  Thank Pea1223
Reviewed 11 October 2013

Here in October, signs on circle, drove by, looks abandoned. I wish they all had closed until a certain date on the door or website!

Thank cbm91910
Reviewed 13 April 2013

6 of us had lunch here during the last week of March, 2013. The menu was limited to crepes, sandwiches, soup & salads. We ordered over the whole spectrum and found it to be savory, fresh and quite authentic. Service was somewhat formal but friendly....More

Thank Kurt G
Reviewed 8 April 2013

The owner and chef are from Brussels and this restaurant is a haven of fine dining near the "Badlands" of the Wild West. There are usually 6 pots of mussels to choose from on the menu, plus crepes, a nice wine selection, and daily specials...More

Thank Sarah R
Reviewed 8 April 2013

We read good things about this surprising French-styled restaurant in the dessert with a soundtrack of well-known French singers. Boy were we disappointed. Our starters were a mediocre corn soup de jour, which helped us understand why our good friends in France used to tell...More

Thank LACritic
Reviewed 3 April 2013

I suspect the owner isn't going to be thrilled that "food" and "dog" are the lead for this review, but this is our reality as travelers. Let's start with the food. We shared a dinner salad, the old family Belgian meatballs and a chicken dish...More

Thank Brian E
Reviewed 30 March 2013

The French Corner is a unique little restaurant in my favorite desert town. We were greeted by a young Belgium waiter who guided my choice to a beef stew cooked in Belgium beer served with pomme frites. It was excellent, very tender and flavorful, a...More

1  Thank berniepr
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  • Address: 721 Avenida Sureste, Borrego Springs, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Borrego Springs
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760-767-5713, m.janyves@att.net I ate here last night. It's a wonderful new place in Borrego. Terrific Belgian and French food. Mark Johnson bakio@yahoo.com
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