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La Brasserie Bistro & Bar

78477 Highway 111, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-2076
+1 760-771-4400
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
4:00 pm - 9:00 pmAll hours
Bar, French, European, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
78477 Highway 111, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-2076
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We used to come here all the time - great location and atmosphere. We had a great Christmas Eve here several years ago. However, two years ago I got sick after eating sausage here during Octoberfest and we put that down to the different menu...More

Thank multitrips
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located in a sizable, and busy strip mall, this French restaurant hits all the right notes with an excellent variety of French entrees, salads, sides and desserts. Wine list is excellent; service friendly and efficient. Parking is a challenge; arrive early if you're dining later...More

Thank TopChef7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We just happened by on our way to a concert. Great food and service. Upscale, yet relaxed atmosphere. Had to have the frog legs (double entendre?), reminded me of my childhood. Although grandma’s were prepared Arkansas style. I️ had the beef tenderloin, with Foie Gras...fantastic!!!...More

Thank Jeff C
La B, Owner at La Brasserie Bistro & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are so pleased that you "happened by". We look forward to serving you again!

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant has a great patio and perfect for the area’s climate. We have been going for years. It is always “just ok.” We went back today after 6 months, the menu was exactly the same without any new additions. I️ had the Brown Derby...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

I recently enjoyed dinner here with my wife. Food and service were very good. Nice menu selections for food and drinks. I recommend a visit, if you’re a local or a visitor.

Thank 92210David_W
La B, Owner at La Brasserie Bistro & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review! We look forward to serving you again.

Reviewed 8 November 2017

We had made a reservation through Open Table and were glad as the patio was full. Loved the coziness of it and the tables are very well set. The decor however could have denoted an Italian place rather than a French restaurant but that did...More

Thank Martinerob13
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

This place is a favorite. I hesitate to sing its praises as I'd like to keep it for myself. The menu is brilliant. They currently have a unique and tasty Oktoberfest offering. The wine selection is great. While in a strip mall, the interior is...More

Thank laurie c
La B, Owner at La Brasserie Bistro & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Laurie, Thank you so much for your kind review! We are so happy you love our menus and restaurant. We look forward to serving you again.

Reviewed 12 October 2017

Food and service is alway excellent. Very comfortable inside dining but when the weather is right the outside patio is extra enjoyable

Thank Matt G
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

We had a excellent Caesar Salad the sole was delicious. It was a birthday event and we were presented with a delightful array of desserts. The service from Geoff was attentive and the chef made an appearance to see that all went well. The French...More

Thank Pilotusn
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Well, it was actually a hot night. Thank goodness for a/c! But really welcoming, prompt water service, fast drinks and bread, but leisurely service of appetizers and entrees, giving us plenty of unhurried family fun time. The steak frites is exceptional!

Thank 104stevenp
La B, Owner at La Brasserie Bistro & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Thank you for your wonderful review!

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7 July 2015|
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Response from kara_ashurst | Property representative |
During summer we have Happy Hour all night starting at 5:00pm. Please visit our website to view our bar menu. All drinks are $2.00 off and you can also view our wine, specialty cocktail and beer menus on the menu page of... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 34
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78477 Highway 111, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-2076
    (Washington Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  La Quinta
  • Phone Number: +1 760-771-4400
  • E-mail
Brasserie [bras-uh-ree], the French term for brewery, refers to an unpretentious restaurant that serves drinks and classic Parisian bistro food. La Brasserie Bistro & Bar is an authentic French bistro that juxtaposes sophistication, charm and casualness with a high-energy environment. Patrons are enveloped by the authentic style and comfort from the moment they walk through the door. The menu features fresh and traditional bistro cuisine prepared by the highly experienced, award winning French chef and owner, Emmanuel Janin. The chef/owners’ European influence is evident in every aspect of La Brasserie Bistro & Bar. From the ambiance, to the courteous service, and of course the food and wine; this family owned and operated bistro will be everyone’s favorite neighborhood eatery. The goal of Emmanuel and Kara Janin is to bring a traditional French bistro to La Quinta, and it’s called La Brasserie Bistro & Bar on the southwest corner of Highway 111 and Washington Street
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