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The Grill on Main

78065 Main St, Ste 104, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-3409
+1 760-777-7773
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good52%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“israeli salad” (6 reviews)
“fish tacos” (25 reviews)
“turkey burger” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 11:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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LOCATION
78065 Main St, Ste 104, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-3409
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Reviewed 14 January 2017

Nice leisurely lunch with friends during the historic rains in La Quinta(probably won't ever happen again) good variety of beers, food-many of the usual sandwich, salads, soups along with some extra-ahi tuna, meatball dish. Service excellent and accommodating slight changes to menu items. Wait service...More

Thank SamB29
Thegrillonmain, General Manager at The Grill on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 28 January 2017

Thanks for the great review, much appreciated! We have a fantastic staff that I am quite proud of. I'm glad to hear they took good care of you. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Came to La Quinta to eat at Stuft Pizza Bar and Grill. Really happy that they were over booked. I had a delicious meal at the Grill, ribs melted off the bones, Coke slaw was awesome and fries yummy. Great service and watched the Seahawks...More

Thank Hulencourt
Thegrillonmain, General Manager at The Grill on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2017

We get that a lot and we are always happy to see new faces visiting our restaurant. We strive to for great food, service and value for our guests. Thanks for giving us a shot, we look forward to taking care of you again in...More

Reviewed 8 January 2017

Had dinner over the New Year's weekend. We were seated inside and must have waited over 10 minutes for our server to arrive. I ordered a martini which never came. After another 10 minutes or more I finally asked another staff member to please find...More

Thank John W
Thegrillonmain, General Manager at The Grill on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2017

My apologies for not providing the high level of service we strive for, there is no excuse for that. If you have a moment to message us I'd like to get a little more information from you and invite you back for a re-do on...More

Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Had great friendly service. The food was excellent and the location is quaint in old town La Quinta. We sat outside with plenty of heaters on the patio. Met some fun locals and tourists alike. We shared three items and they were all excellent

Thank familytravel4
Thegrillonmain, General Manager at The Grill on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2017

Sounds like you had a great time visiting us. We have a wonderful group of people working with us, I'm glad it comes across in our food and service. Thanks for taking the time to share your experience.

Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Very good meal with family and friends reasonably priced. Live music was playing and enjoyable to listen to. Seems to be a popular location in old town La Quinta.More

Thank Kyle F
Thegrillonmain, General Manager at The Grill on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 26 December 2016

We work hard to make sure we not only provide our patrons with some of the best food in La Quinta, but also, at a price that keeps your wallet smiling. Providing value is important to us and we're glad it shows. Thanks for stopping...More

Reviewed 19 December 2016

We had high expectations here after reading other reviews. I had the fried chicken dinner special. The chicken was smoking hot with a crunchy batter and was moist but was missing a little on taste. The disappointing part was the mashed potatoes. They were barely...More

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Reviewed 1 December 2016

I was told that a chef owns the place now. I believe it. The food is great and the menue varied. This is the kind of place you find yourselves drawn to regularly. Portions are generouse besides.More

Thank LPCross
Thegrillonmain, General Manager at The Grill on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 26 December 2016

Thanks for the great review. Yes, Brett Maddock, who is a seasoned chef, purchased The Grill four years ago. He puts a lot of energy into his restaurant and can be found, most nights, in the kitchen "turning the wrench". We're glad it shows. Thanks...More

Reviewed 1 December 2016

We went here for dinner one night and were disappointed. The restaurant looked very nice and was busy. Service was good and friendly. We ordered the soup of the day(Tortilla) and the fried cauliflower appetizer. The portions were a good size and the taste was...More

Thank Debbie J
Thegrillonmain, General Manager at The Grill on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 26 December 2016

Our owner is also a seasoned chef and is very much involved in the operations of our kitchen. As a result, we have some of the best food you'll find in La Quinta. That being said, it sounds like an off night is what you...More

Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

This has always been a popular bar and grill. The food and drinks are good. It is centrally located and a good place to meet old friends or new acquaintances. It is a fun place especially when they have entertainment. Make reservations. They are busy...More

Thank Ray G
Thegrillonmain, General Manager at The Grill on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 26 December 2016

We're glad you had a great time during your visit. In addition to putting a lot of time and effort into quality and consistency of our food and service, we also try to cultivate an environment that is fun to be in. Thanks for taking...More

Reviewed 21 November 2016

Tried the Grill a second time as I like to support local La Quinta businesses. However, both times the Grill disappointed. Hostess didnt greet us for close to 5 minutes as they were busy. When she finally did, she didnt have a good handle on...More

Thank raddoc5
Thegrillonmain, General Manager at The Grill on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 26 December 2016

I apologize for not providing the caliber of service we strive for as well as the rotisserie chicken not being up to standard. Thank you for your feedback.

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HeidiH46
14 November 2016|
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Response from Charlene W | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Lqtena | Reviewed this property |
Great Happy Hour!
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Linda W
13 June 2016|
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Response from Thegrillonmain | Property representative |
Through the summer months, Tuesday-Sunday from 2pm to 6pm. See you soon!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78065 Main St, Ste 104, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-3409
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  La Quinta
  • Phone Number: +1 760-777-7773
  • E-mail
Description
There's something for everyone at The Grill on Main! Lunch, Happy Hour, Dinner, Weekend Brunch & Live Music. Enjoy the relaxed, casual atmosphere, a fresh take on CLASSIC AMERICAN FARE, specialty micro-brews, an interesting wine list and full bar. The menu includes a wide variety of cuisine including appetizers, fresh salads, traditional American favorites, fresh seafood, pasta, steak and specialty sandwiches and burgers. Live Music on Friday & Saturday evenings featuring popular local musicians.
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