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Le Vallauris

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French, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
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385 W Tahquitz Canyon Way, Palm Springs, CA 92262-5647 (North Palm Canyon Road)
+1 760-325-5059
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17:00 - 22:30
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Salem, Oregon
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48 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We (two couples) had Thanksgiving dinner here. The meal was fantastic and it was great that there were options for the vegetarian in our group. The outdoor terrace was magical at night, with perfect temperature. Our server, Willie, was attentive, funny and a delight. The wine sommelier, Bruce, was helpful and recommended a great red wine at a reasonable price.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

From the Maitre D' taking an elongated phone call rather than seating us first, to the rather pompous table service with a silly large menu blackboard as the third person at the table, to the bland soup starters to the unchallenging but nice lamb rack to the absurdly high wine prices, it feels like its running under the if its... More 

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Palm Springs, California
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42 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We all agreed that the food preparation , service and ambiance could not have more spot on. Even though the restaurant was absolutely sold out the service team presented the courses quickly and at the same time. No waiting for one more plate to arrive before starting. One of the guests at my table said. "It is like watching a... More 

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Rancho Mirage
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We live in France and come each year. For us this is by far the best restaurant in the desert. The lunch has a set price menu that is reasonable for the quality. The terrace is charming...

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Fort Lauderdale
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421 reviews
246 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant was opened in 1973 in a house that was built in 1927. It has been rated as the best restaurant ever since it opened. Had Thanksgiving Dinner and it was wonderful.

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Roswell, New Mexico
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After living in Roswell NM and no access to quality dining, this was like receiving the mother lode. We ate in the bar with Kevin who is the most amazing bartender EVER!!! The food, drinks and wine were stellar and the service even better! One of our highlights of the trip was choosing to stop into this quaint lovely place... More 

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Pasadena, California
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174 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came to Le Vallauris based on recommendation. I was looking for a romantic atmosphere at their patio was perfect. The food and service is exceptional. My only complaint was the soufflé it was in need of some flavor it was more of a merengue. It looked beautiful but basically just fluffy egg whites. My husband had crème brûlée which was... More 

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quebec
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25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice dinner , nice terrace, nice peoples. Could be serve in French!!! This restaurant offer all is good in this life!

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Frederick
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108 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food: so many courses on the pre-fix menu, and one more delicious than the next. Truly not a bad course. The waiter, who has been there since the 80's, recommended one of the best bottles of wine anyone in our party has ever enjoyed. The menu is presented on a whiteboard, so fun, and so many options, you will... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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79 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We sat outdoors at were sooo happy with the atmosphere here, it's magical! And our waiter was lovely. What a shame then that the food and drink were such a huge disappointment. We took the $59 prix fixe menu, a cocktail, a glass of Champagne, and their best glass of red. All were hugely disappointing. The Champagne did not taste... More 

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VallaurisPS, Owner at Le Vallauris, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Proseco has never been served at Le Vallauris, what you are getting is Veuve Ambal brut for 14.00 dollars, yet you had the choice to order Perrier Jouet for 25.00 , ? As for the Sauvignon blanc, you were served a Sancerre and your cab has been enjoyed by our entire clientele. Now, in the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$55 - US$70
Cuisine
French, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:30
Monday
17:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:30
Thursday
17:00 - 22:30
Friday
17:00 - 22:30
Saturday
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 385 W Tahquitz Canyon Way, Palm Springs, CA 92262-5647
    (North Palm Canyon Road)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Palm Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 760-325-5059
Description
Specialized in Groups and Weddings

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