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La Spiga Ristorante Italiano

72557 Highway 111, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-3306
+1 760-340-9318
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good17%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“pasta” (41 reviews)
“branzino” (9 reviews)
“scaloppine” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
72557 Highway 111, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-3306
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a great restaurant. Dripping with ambiance. High end Italian which shows in the service, the presentation of their dishes and the food itself. Would love to come for lunch and sit on the patio, however it is only open for dinner. They do...More

1  Thank Virginia H
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Wow what a wonderful meal! Attended a business dinner with 17 coworkers outside under the stars, lit patio by the outside fireplace. Lots of homemade pasta, seafoods and sauces! Wine selection was ok but the customer service outstanding! Cheers and we will be back

Thank Suzie W
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

$15 for a well vodka? Be ready to pay double for any drink you order after I realize the drinks were $15 I stopped after 2 that is ridiculous food and beverage service excellent be prepared to lose everything in your wallet I have money...More

Thank Fred K
Reviewed 4 November 2017

We were at this restaurant for a private party and it was an incredibly wonderful experience. The service was amazing. Even with a group this large (70+) the food was marvelous and the service was probably the best I've ever experienced. I will definitely return...More

1  Thank Kam M
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Had dinner last night here. We sat outside on the beautiful patio. From start to finish, everything was perfect. I loved the home made sausage appetizer. Everyone had something different and loved their meals. Our server was also fantastic.

1  Thank Runnerny2244
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

This is a hidden gem. People here were so attentive and nice. Food was excellent my wife had branzino and loved it , I had veal and shrimp dish that was tasty and fresh . We really enjoyed sitting out on patio. Very romantic. Would...More

Thank Glen S
Reviewed 7 October 2017

We chose this spot because it was my wife's birthday and we wanted " one of the most romantic restaurants " in the Palm Desert area. It did not disappoint. The venue is spectacular, a Tuscan Villa environment with the mountain backdrop. Everything about this...More

Thank Pat A
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Average at best. Ambiance a five. Food and service three at most. Every course not a special treat but a basic run of the mill Italian restaurant. Service no better Welcomed us with "Happy anniversary" and never acknowledged it again. Those who rated this five...More

1  Thank Bgood1953
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

We visit this restaurant for the first time to celebrate our 4th wedding anniversary and all our expectations were exceded! From the beginning to the end, our dining experience was perfect; the food, the ambience, and the service; Santiago did a terrific job at making...More

Thank MrSotomayor
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Easy parking, warm welcome good atmosphere. We had an extremely friendly chatty waiter. It's a fine dining restaurant but guys were in smart shorts. The prices are what you would expect but not over the top. The food itself was very good, well prepared and...More

Thank Deeceepee
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Questions & Answers
18 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 9 answers
Response from Vista77 | Reviewed this property |
Don’t drink
13 June 2015|
Response from SurfBizTraveler |
La Spiga Does have a Specialty Cocktail Menu, Designed By The Talented Bar Staff. They do not offer a Happy Hour.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72557 Highway 111, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-3306
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Palm Desert
  • Phone Number: +1 760-340-9318
High end Italian, large herb, vegetable gardens, fruit trees, mountain views, huge patio, 4 gazeboes for private dining for different size of parties. Mostly organic, hormone free antibiotic free meats. All sauces made on site, no soup bases, no preservatives. Family owned, owner/Chef born in Italy, wife front of the house also born in Italy.
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