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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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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
78073 Calle Barcelona, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-2922
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Reservations are essential. Be sure to request the patio, Really lovely setting. Food was wonderfully prepared and delicious.

Thank chitownsam
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Evening started out with confusing parking. Park in back? In front? In overflow We (three couples) were seated in the patio area in pleasantly warm weather and it was festively lit by myriads of tiny white lights strung in the trees. Very pretty. But the...More

Thank Barbara W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have had good experience with service and food in the past. We were a group of 8. Our server would ask one person if they wanted a drink and if they said no, she’d walk away and not ask the others. One of our party...More

Thank lesliebauman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The atmosphere was lovely! The food was excellent but the service left much to be desired. The salad we ordered was not delivered. There were mistakes in the drink orders and for the price we were paying we expected more attention to detail. We had...More

Thank Lynn S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the friendly greeting of the hostess to our last good-bye, we were delighted by Lavender Bistro. The courtyard is a glow with holiday lighted trees and music sets the mood. Our wait help was pleasant and helpful, the food delicious, and the wine list...More

Thank WahineHanapepe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Atmosphere ooozes out of the pores. Always packed so reservations very important especially if you want to sit on the patio. You definitely want to sit on the patio. The snooty but very efficient hostess will let you know that people have called 3 weeks...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful time at the Lavendar Bistro for our second meal here. The atmosphere is beautiful as their patio is excellent for dining in the evening. Service was great and so was the food. Had a great time and will be back.

Thank bigsur221
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a place! Great place to celebrate special occasions. Request outdoor seating, beautiful setting. Have been there several times and the food has always been fabulous. The staff is very professional and very good at what they do. Make sure you put this on your...More

Thank sstrelow
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The ambiance is lovely. It is a big restaurant. Background music great. Service good. Food just OK. Very bland. We had a variety of things, beef, fish and pasta. No seasoning. The lobster ravioli was very good but ridiculously priced and small. I would not...More

Thank NikiC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoying a fabulous meal on a beautiful patio with live music in the background...does it really get any better than this?? Lavender is amongst our favorite restaurants in La Quinta for a "special occasion" and we have always been treated to a wonderful culinary adventure...More

Thank James S B
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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
USD 31 - USD 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
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine
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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