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Chez Pierre

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44250 Town Center Way, Ste C1, Palm Desert, CA 92260-2794 (HWY 111 and Portola Ave, next to the Chop House Restaurant)
+1 760-346-1818
17:00 - 21:30
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Tue - Sun 17:00 - 21:30
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Chicago, Illinois
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51 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The success of Chez Pierre has allowed Chef Pierre to move his restaurant to a nicer and larger location at Portola and Hwy 111. Now the ambience can more closing match his excellent food. As a repeat customer I can vouch for his personal touch and his consistent quality. Not pretentious but a taste of France! Still highly recommended!!!

Thank Bighorndon
Laguna Niguel, California
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268 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I eat here because they have some menu items that are not served in most restaurants. The food is good, sometimes better and sometimes bad. They do have good vegetables and bread.

Thank Nothomemuch
Rivera Village
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52 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From start to finish a great evening. Walked in the door and was greeted by Pierre with a big hug. A nice crowd for a Tuesday night. Our waiter was friendly and efficient. They serve a delicious pate with great bread.I could have eaten that all evening. Our entrees were great. I had the duck and my husband the orange... More 

Thank mlinla
Villa Park, California
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Just had another wonderful dinning experience at Chez Pierre in Palm Desert. With so many great restaurants in Palm Desert, this is among my favorites due to its wonderfully diverse menu offerings. Took long-time foodie friends for their first visit, which was whole heartedly embraced by both as being well worth numerous revisits. I'm always trying to pull myself away... More 

1 Thank jadraughonart
Palm Springs, California
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70 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We love this place. Pierre is a great Chef and very friendly, he comes to your table and greets you. The food is amazing and they have my favorite dessert "Floating Island" need I say more! The staff is very friendly, if you like French food, this is the place.

1 Thank Lionel P
Rancho Mirage, California
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60 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

I'm giving the restaurant 5 stars because I've had fabulous meals there--all before the relocation. However, recently Pierre has posted hateful political messages on Facebook, and I have no desire to return. Maybe after the election?

1 Thank Karla P
Palm Springs, California
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85 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016

Chef Pierre is a charmer - he looks the part with his apron and toque as he makes the rounds of patrons to make sure they are pleased with his fare.Most dishes are classic French with flavorful calorie dense sauces. His cassoulet is excellent

Thank ali l
Palm Desert, California
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

The food is great! the place is great! the service is great! I love everything about this place! I go there all the time.

Thank MauiMassageSpa
Palm Springs, California
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25 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

We asked departing "regulars" what were their favorite things and they agreed on the Escargot and the Sweetbreads. Sooo, we had both and they were outstanding, as was the complimentary French pate. The escalloped potatoes were fantastic, and only the vegetables were a bit boring. Pricing was strange in that I ordered the Dover Sole special of the day but... More 

Thank Moquis
Saltspring island
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2016

Pierre is a hospitable host and the servers and hostess are wonderful. We discovered this restaurant in 2015 and have been back many times since and are looking forward to visiting again soon.

1 Thank Dorothy T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44250 Town Center Way, Ste C1, Palm Desert, CA 92260-2794
    (HWY 111 and Portola Ave, next to the Chop House Restaurant)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Palm Desert
  • Phone Number: +1 760-346-1818

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?