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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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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good17%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
72557 Highway 111, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-3306
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Not easy to find that everyday! Food, service, menu all excellent. We ate here with friends that live here, be happy to return.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank westlinn
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Gorgeous restaurant with fantastic Italian cuisine, good wine section and an ambiance that is quite enjoyable. I must say its not like grandma used to make but a close second.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank georgeu352
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

We had a great business dinner at La Spiga. We had our dinner in the outside cabana. The sound level was perfect. This was a beautiful setting for 8 people. The service was excellent. The food was delicious. My Bronzino was the best I have...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank BAHuston3
Reviewed 13 July 2018

The restaurant is beautiful and we were warmly welcomed. The patio is lovely but since it is summer, we sat inside. Our waiter was extraordinarily knowledgeable about the menu, the ingredients and wine. It was really a lovely evening and the pacing of the meal...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank I13JAmarym
Reviewed 24 April 2018

The restaurant is attractive both inside and outside on the patio. The food is good but not outstanding. The service was average-had to ask for menus, water, and a second glass of wine. The prices are quite high for the quality of food and wine....More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Fay M
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

This is an amazing Italian restaurant in Palm Desert. Was recommended by a friend and didn’t disappoint. Excellent food. Top notch service. Not cheap, but worth every penny. Top suggestion.

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank twannop
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

My husband had searched this restaurant and was so looking forward to dinner here. Disappointed is an understatement. We started off outside with a very wobbly table. The waiter said he would find something to fix it and left. He never came back with anything...More

Date of visit: April 2018
7  Thank Susan A
Reviewed 28 March 2018

A Desert gem! If you are looking for ambiance, an attentive staff and a fabulous meal La Spiga it is! We dined here twice during our two week stay. We enjoyed their veal special as well as a pasta special. Their tiramisu is the best!

Date of visit: February 2018
2  Thank 970lucilleb
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Tonight with my wife and sister and brother in law, expecting after reading multiple reviews an exceptional dinner. It was not to be!!! First time there and from the east coast and a very large Italian community. It started off on the wrong foot! I...More

Date of visit: March 2018
4  Thank lanceb772
Reviewed 22 March 2018

Great Italian food, fabulous wine choices, eat outside if possible as spectacular. Service exceptional and lovely menu.

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank FurryCreekEdie
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Response from Pat A | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know—- I bought it there.
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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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Child-friendly, Romantic
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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