We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Grill on Main

78065 Main St, Ste 104, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-3409
+1 760-777-7773
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good50%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (25 reviews)
“maple salmon” (3 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
78065 Main St, Ste 104, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-3409
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (282)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

61 - 70 of 278 reviews

Reviewed 3 June 2016

Wandered into this restaurant after seeing Battered Fish and Chips on the menu. As it was mid week we were offered a choice of table and chose to sit in the outside area. service was prompt and efficient with the generous portion of fish exceptional:...More

Thank Simon F
Thegrillonmain, General Manager at The Grill on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2016

And when you call, ask for AJ as I'd like to thank you in person for taking the time to share your experience. See you again soon!

Reviewed 30 May 2016

My wife and I have come here a number of times, she loves the filet mignon quesadilla. I have had the fish and chips, the fish tacos and many other meals. The food is quite good and they have a great patio. In addition, the...More

1  Thank Travelnica
Thegrillonmain, General Manager at The Grill on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2016

Your loyalty is very much appreciated, thank you! Chef Brett, also the owner, is very hands on and is one of the main reasons for the success of our restaurant. Patrons like you and your wife, who support us and appreciate our efforts are the...More

Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

After a four hour plane ride and a three hour drive from LAX to La Quinta, my wife and I stopped in around 9:30 for a late dinner. Just got in before they stopped serving and after a couple cocktails had a wonderful dinner. One...More

1  Thank Darrylict
Thegrillonmain, General Manager at The Grill on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2016

That 5th star should have been a gimmie, shame on us for dropping the ball toward the end of your visit. I'm glad you enjoyed your tacos and calamari. We take a lot of pride in our little restaurant and truly appreciate your feedback. Thanks...More

Reviewed 22 May 2016

We enjoyed the meal all be it a couple of salads, so not too much could go wrong,but felt slightly rushed and we did find the wine list short of rose. La Quinta is such a special place sometimes I think complacency can be a...More

Thank DIANE H
Thegrillonmain, General Manager at The Grill on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2016

Thanks for stopping by and for sharing your thoughts. I'm glad you enjoyed your meals and apologize if you felt rushed. We strive to create a relaxed environment where our guests can stay with us for as long as wish. It sounds as though we...More

Reviewed 12 May 2016

Found this place by accident, driving through the area, what a find! Got there at happy hour, had prime rib tacos, grill chicken salad and margaritas, all of it super tasty and super reasonably priced. Sat at the bar and the service was prompt ad...More

Thank jrjconsult
Thegrillonmain, General Manager at The Grill on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2016

Thanks for stopping by and for the great review. We try hard to exceed expectations, glad to hear you enjoyed your visit. Hope to see you again soon. AJ

Reviewed 27 April 2016

Talking about running into a surprise. This restaurant in old town of La Quinta, Ca was definitely a find. Great service, and moderately priced, and the food was excellent. I had the fish and chips for $15 and it was spectacular! The perfect crunch to...More

2  Thank eakfs
Thegrillonmain, General Manager at The Grill on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2016

Awfully nice of you to say, thanks! We take a lot of pride in our little restaurant and it's fun for us to see our patrons noticing our efforts. Thanks again for the kind words, AJ

Reviewed 23 April 2016

The waiter took a long time to get our order. Food came out within a decent amount of time. Had the filet minion medallions and they were great. Wished there was more than two pieces though. The nachos were a good choice for appetizers.More

1  Thank wicked51
Thegrillonmain, General Manager at The Grill on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2016

I apologize for the length of time it took to get to you, and appreciate the feedback. Constructive feedback helps us improve and is always welcome. We're glad you enjoyed the nachos and filet medallions, both have become local favorites. Thanks again for taking the...More

Reviewed 20 April 2016

Like most folks in La Quinta, we headed to Stuft Pizza for the happy hour specials (food-wise). It's a must with a family of 5 to save where you can. The wait was over 45mins so we said forget it and walked around the corner...More

1  Thank KachellaKing
Thegrillonmain, General Manager at The Grill on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2016

We are beginning to hear more people that share your feelings about our little restaurant/bar. Although by design, your experience with us will be a little different than our neighbor, we infuse the same value into our menu and Happy Hour options. We're glad you...More

Reviewed 20 April 2016

Really nice ambiance for patio dining. Located in Old Town Laquinta, great location for people watching, art, or casual shopping. Happy Hour features great discounts on food and drink, with great selections. I highly suggest the Grill Burger, with cheese and bacon! Good Eating!!More

1  Thank 22pat639
Thegrillonmain, General Manager at The Grill on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2016

Thanks for noticing! We are pretty lucky to be in such a great location and we work hard to make sure our food and service are top notch, as well as, a great value for our guests. Next time have us throw an onion ring...More

Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

My husband and I found this place through trip advisor. The reviews were good and the food and price lived up to them. I had a special, flatiron steak with a peppercorn sauce. My husband had the meatloaf special and nothing remained when he was...More

Thank Jnietupski3
Thegrillonmain, General Manager at The Grill on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2016

Thanks for joining us for dinner, as well as, taking the time to let us know you enjoyed your meals. We have fantastic kitchen crew that we are quite proud of. Hope to see you again soon! AJ

Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Arnold Palmer's Restaurant
604 reviews
.43 km away
Stuft Pizza Bar & Grill
763 reviews
.07 km away
Lavender Bistro
642 reviews
.37 km away
Morgan's in the Desert
372 reviews
1.41 km away
Nearby Attractions
Old Town La Quinta
396 reviews
.06 km away
La Quinta Museum
43 reviews
.36 km away
La Quinta Mountain Course
98 reviews
1.19 km away
La Quinta-Norman Course
38 reviews
1.31 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
HeidiH46
13 November 2016|
Answer
Response from Charlene W | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely!
0
Votes
Linda W
12 June 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Lqtena | Reviewed this property |
Great Happy Hour!
0
Votes
Linda W
12 June 2016|
Answer
Response from Thegrillonmain | Property representative |
Through the summer months, Tuesday-Sunday from 2pm to 6pm. See you soon!
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 00:00
Saturday
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78065 Main St, Ste 104, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-3409
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  La Quinta
  • Phone Number: +1 760-777-7773
  • E-mail
Description
There's something for everyone at The Grill on Main! Lunch, Happy Hour, Dinner, Weekend Brunch & Live Music. Enjoy the relaxed, casual atmosphere, a fresh take on CLASSIC AMERICAN FARE, specialty micro-brews, an interesting wine list and full bar. The menu includes a wide variety of cuisine including appetizers, fresh salads, traditional American favorites, fresh seafood, pasta, steak and specialty sandwiches and burgers. Live Music on Friday & Saturday evenings featuring popular local musicians.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing