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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 4 January 2017

We have tried several restaurants in La Quinta and this is the one we keep going back to. The food is really good, the cocktails are good and they must have gotten a new pastry chef because the desserts are really good now, too. It's...More

Thank Allisonfaye
Reviewed 2 January 2017

This place is very charming; the setting is really perfect, especially in the winter with the fireplace going. The food is good but it's one of those places where you have to be careful or you'll still be hungry when you leave. We were four...More

Thank andnobodyknows
Reviewed 31 December 2016

On our way back from Tucson we met our best friends who were staying at the La Quinta Resort. We had never been at this resort and it is huge. I drove into the turnaround and told the valet we were meeting friends for dinner...More

1  Thank Burnie D
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Our server informed us that there was a new Chef with a new menu. He informed us that the new food choices have an Asian flair. I had the butter squash ravioli, that was very tasty. The others in our party all had fish, which...More

1  Thank Jan M
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

This is a beautiful restaurant. The food is very good, but it is also very, very expensive. We went for my in-laws anniversary. They are elderly and needed a quiet place that felt special. We were staying at the resort and this place fit the...More

Thank pyegirl
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

I have written several rave reviews about Morgans, no more.We are here usually a dozen times a season, the food has become horribly pretentious, some of the servers have remained but the new restaurant manager has read too many of his own press releases and...More

Thank OGO3782
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Simply the best restaurant in the desert. The food is exquisite and the service is fantastic and the room is really beautiful too. They have some of the best meats and fish anywhere, not just in the desert. Try the lamb. Highly recommended.

2  Thank wrldwonder
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went to Morgans the week before Thanksgiving and would highly recommend this restaurant. The few hours spent there resulted in a wonderful, fin evening. The hostess, waitress and waiter welcomed us treated us warmly. The manager even introduced himself and chatted...More

1  Thank malcbano
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

We were meeting friends for a little reunion and this place was close to where they were staying. We have not been there before. It is located at the exclusive La Quinta Hotel. The building alone was not only historic but beautiful. We were early...More

1  Thank etele
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Salmon overcooked. Waiter obsequois, Atmosphere pretentious. Horribly overpriced. Not an enjoyable experience

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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
Romantic, Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
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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