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Cafe Des Beaux-arts

73640 El Paseo Ste 1, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-4340
+1 760-346-0669
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (17 reviews)
“crepes” (21 reviews)
“coq au vin” (8 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
French, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
73640 El Paseo Ste 1, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-4340
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Reviewed yesterday

We were a party of six celebrating a birthday. There was a bit of a delay between when we were seated and when our waiter made his first appearance. The delay made me very nervous, but once he got going he was great: Our wine...More

Thank striderforth
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wonderful small restaurant with a great view of the Main Street of El Paseo. We arrived for a late lunch and were seated quickly without a reservation. A cup of onion soup as a starter paired with the shrimp/lobster crepes were excellent. Other meals were...More

Thank Beachpeople03
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the first place we go to after our plane lands in the desert. We love the food, the servers and the atmosphere. This is the second time we’ve come here for Thanksgiving dinner and last week the food was good, the price was...More

Thank TravelBug021
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great foodstuffs ...high end service.. location great on el Paseo. Every time we've been have never been disappointed...

Thank tdholowka
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great dinning experience. Beautiful ambiance, live music and friendly service. Food was excellent. Recommend the Coq Au Vin, it was delicious. A great night

1  Thank wstmd
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Loved everything about this restaurant: setting, service, FOOD, prices. Will definitely dine here again when we have the chance. Great wine list and menu. We each had something different (5 of us) and everything was superb. (We shared bites of course!) Our waiter has been...More

Thank TravelBugTennessee
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Sunday brunch was excellent, good food and fast service. Hard to find a table during season if you want to sit outside. Recommend coming early.

Thank vam518
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Very quaint place - its a little "old school" but we enjoyed it. Friendly, efficient service, good meals and nice wines by the glass. I had a spinach salad with shrimp and scallops - very good. My husband did the spare ribs - he loved...More

Thank Anne C
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

The food at this restaurant was very nice in terms of flavor and presentation. Unfortunately, we had breakfast and we both had eggs. The food was not completely cold, but at best, lukewarm. And I don't know about you, but I really hate my eggs...More

Thank SBGiGi
Reviewed 1 October 2017

My husband and I had dinner there last night. I had Shrimp Provencale and my husband had Gratin de Coquilles Jacques. Both meals were delicious! They were also serving Ferrari Carano wine by the glass or bottle, which is one of our favorites. Great evening!

Thank Shirley F
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Questions & Answers
Tom M
12 February 2017|
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Response from Ridelikeyastoleit | Reviewed this property |
Tom. The restaurant is terrible. Try somewhere else. Cheers.
Raymond R
11 December 2015|
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Response from Jim H | Reviewed this property |
Right - google them, they post the current menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73640 El Paseo Ste 1, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-4340
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Palm Desert
  • Phone Number: +1 760-346-0669
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