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Morgan's in the Desert

49499 Eisenhower Dr, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-2722
+1 760-564-7600
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
49499 Eisenhower Dr, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-2722
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Given the number of menu offerings, one might expect one or more options to disappoint. Everything we ordered, from start to finish, was perfectly prepared and delicious. Our server was outstanding, too, and she made our evening that much more special.

Thank Mah_Murrini
Reviewed 5 days ago

It is possible that tonight's meal at Morgan's was among the best meals I've ever eaten! We took a friend that was visiting from Chicago to Morgan's as I knew from previous meals there that it would be excellent....especially so with their new Chef Jay....More

Thank Sariah11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were here on a Saturday evening. I️ was surprised at the number of kids dining at the restaurant. I️ had the scallops and my husband had the lamb. We also ordered an expensive bottle of wine. Once dinner was served and we ate, it...More

Thank sherrie a
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Outdoor seating is lovely as heat slips away and stars come out. This is basically a chop shop - full array of steaks with excessive preparations. Salads are drowned in dressing, Chilean sea bass was strangled by over-bearing "pesto lentils," pasta with olives was infected...More

Thank LRJ1959
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We dined here a few nights ago. The restaurant is beautiful and the menu looked great. Service for dinner was horrible. Our server disappeared for long periods of time and the restaurant was only half full. We ordered wine and she brought the bottle to...More

Thank Rosanne925
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I hate giving this review because this restaurant is beautiful and we were so excited to be back after a delicious dinner last year. However, the appetizers were just ok (beet salad so so but cauliflower dish super oily) and then we sat there at...More

Thank mintchip17
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great dinner here with my mom during our stay at the La Quinta Resort. Service was very professional without being overbearing. Menu had many seasonal selections that were all tasty and well prepared. We had 2 appetizers, entrees, and 2 desserts and did not feel...More

Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It should be noted that Morgan's is a restaurant on the La Quinta Resort Campus, and if you are staying there it is the one place you need to dine! The menu is varied, the service and hospitality is superb and l was very impressed...More

Thank The5MRanch
Reviewed 8 October 2017

scallops, prepared great; scotish salmon great, caesar salad pedestrian at best. bread offering tough and dry. setting very pleasing;service knowledgeable, friendly and attentive. but at a high end restaurant at a high end resort you don't miss on the salad and bread, you really should...More

Thank GCSQ
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at the resort for three nites and ate dinner at Morgans one evening. The staff was very attentive, which is most important! The restaurant has a lovely ambience, very cozy. I got the short rib and it was perfect! It...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49499 Eisenhower Dr, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-2722
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  La Quinta
  • Phone Number: +1 760-564-7600
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Morgan’s in the desert, by James Beard Award winning Chef Jimmy Schmidt, welcomes guests for dinner with Contemporary American Cuisine, boutique new world wines, crafted vintage cocktails, and live entertainment. Join us at the piano bar, in the hacienda dining room or on the fire-lit courtyard. Join us for a relaxed yet refined dining or cocktail experience.
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