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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, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
49499 Eisenhower Dr, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-2722
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After trying to working with their catering and GM to book a reservation for 25, we were at first frustrated with the lack of communication between their own team. We couldn't nail down a time or confirmation of our reservation, but after letting them know...More

Thank Casey D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Four golf buddies enjoyed their meals on a Saturday night at this fine restaurant. I started with the beet salad which was nicely plated and very tasty. My main was grilled shrimp which were well cooked and seasoned. We shared sides of fries and corn...More

Thank Mac S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant is inside the La Quinta resort ( now owned or run by the Waldorf Astoria) and it is very beautiful. The restaurant is near the drop off point for valet service ( which probably makes this a good restaurant for disabled people). The...More

Thank couplessPS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I have made a tradition of going here for a dinner on our yearly visit to La Quinta. We love the atmosphere, and after dinner we enjoy listening to the piano player at the bar. Yes, this place is a little more...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Can’t go wrong here but be prepared because it’s not cheap. The food is consistently good and not to out there but some adventure going for it. You won’t look at it and ask yourself why you ordered it. Beautiful place very old California. It...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely atmosphere enhances your experience. There are heaters if the evening weather turns cool. Great spot for a evening cocktails or glass of wine....mountains, stars.....

Thank Canukgal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I think the title of my review sums up my experience really. And it was expensive salt at that. Nice restaurant though - hence the two stars.

Thank stubbsea
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I were staying on the resort property and stopped in for an early dinner. We were casually dressed and the temperature was perfect for we opted for an outdoor table. It really was a perfect evening. Our server was welcoming and friendly....More

Thank 860SusanB860
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For the cost I felt the food selection was too limited. If you do not mind driving 10 minutes there are plenty of really good restaurants off property.

Thank Lawrence S
Reviewed 17 March 2018

Morgan's never fails to impress us,even when our reservations were incorrectly recorded, the attentive maitre d' managed to find us the quiet, outdoor table we had thought we had booked. So a lovely evening once again where the food, and service, really are the best...More

Thank Quadracat
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 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, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, 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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