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La Brasserie Bistro & Bar

78477 Highway 111, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-2076
+1 760-771-4400
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, French, European, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
78477 Highway 111, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-2076
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Reviewed March 10, 2018

Five of us came to dinner last night, 9 March, at about 7:05 PM. We ordered and then waited until 8:20 for the meals to arrive. Not acceptable. Then two of the meals, rack of lamb, were not even warm. Both diners sent them back...More

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Reviewed March 7, 2018

Our first experience at La Brasserie was memorable for sure. We were seated exactly at our reservation time by a friendly and very professional hostess. The service from our waiter to the several people assisting with water, bread, etc. was absolutely top drawer. We split...More

Thank Jim W
La B, Owner at La Brasserie Bistro & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded March 8, 2018

Jim, Thank you so much for your wonderful review! We are so happy you enjoyed your dining experience at La Brasserie. We look forward to serving you again.

Reviewed March 5, 2018

We were seated next to a lovely fountain on the patio here! My husband had the chicken with Risotto and especially enjoyed the risotto however the chicken was a bit tough. I had the flat iron steak which was tender and flavorful . The peppercorn...More

Thank gloria78
La B, Owner at La Brasserie Bistro & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2018

We are so glad you enjoyed your evening with us. We look forward to serving you again soon!

Reviewed March 3, 2018

My (far better) half and I selected La Brasserie for our Valentine's Day dinner and what a great choice that was; we ordered off their special prix fixe menu for that occasion and everything we chose was perfectly cooked and beautifully presented. The restaurant was...More

Thank James S B
La B, Owner at La Brasserie Bistro & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2018

Thank you so much for your review. We are so happy you enjoyed your special night with us. We look forward to serving you again!

Reviewed February 27, 2018 via mobile

6 of us dined on the patio. The temp was cool and they had plenty of heaters so we were quite comfortable. Service was fine. I especially appreciated how the staff worked together to get our meals out quickly and together. The wine list was...More

Thank Russ00
La B, Owner at La Brasserie Bistro & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded March 1, 2018

Thank you! We look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed February 9, 2018 via mobile

On many previous visits to the Coachella Valley we had driven by this Bistro and not stopped in thinking it was as the name suggests simply a bistro. After reading a number of reviews we tried it out for a simple dinner after a day...More

Thank George R
Reviewed February 4, 2018

Atmosphere is nice, service fabulous, thanks Paula. We had the regular escargot and the happy hour escargot with Brie. Frog legs were tasty. Two couples enjoyed the sliders and butter nut squash. Nice anchovies on the Caesar salad. Perfect portions for happy hour.

Thank Paul B
Reviewed February 2, 2018

While visiting friends in the valley, they suggested this place for dinner. Our group of four was warmly greeted when we arrived and were immediately shown to our table on the patio (which we had requested). The evening had turned a bit cool, but the...More

Thank techdir
Reviewed January 29, 2018

When you crave a good steak the grilled beef tenderloin never fails to hit the spot. Chef Janin is always constitute to deliver a delicious meal. I love their chocolate mousse which tops off the dinner in every way. And the service is top notch.

Thank Annette S
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

I had been hesitant to go here because when i think of French food, i usually see $$$$. Well this restaurant was no exception but it did not disappoint. Excellent service. Delicious food and a nice wine menu. We will go back but it’s more...More

Thank fibrmcg
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July 6, 2015|
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Response from kara_ashurst | Property representative |
During summer we have Happy Hour all night starting at 5:00pm. Please visit our website to view our bar menu. All drinks are $2.00 off and you can also view our wine, specialty cocktail and beer menus on the menu page of... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$34
Bar, French, European, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78477 Highway 111, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-2076
    (Washington Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  La Quinta
  • Phone Number: +1 760-771-4400
  • E-mail
Brasserie [bras-uh-ree], the French term for brewery, refers to an unpretentious restaurant that serves drinks and classic Parisian bistro food. La Brasserie Bistro & Bar is an authentic French bistro that juxtaposes sophistication, charm and casualness with a high-energy environment. Patrons are enveloped by the authentic style and comfort from the moment they walk through the door. The menu features fresh and traditional bistro cuisine prepared by the highly experienced, award winning French chef and owner, Emmanuel Janin. The chef/owners’ European influence is evident in every aspect of La Brasserie Bistro & Bar. From the ambiance, to the courteous service, and of course the food and wine; this family owned and operated bistro will be everyone’s favorite neighborhood eatery. The goal of Emmanuel and Kara Janin is to bring a traditional French bistro to La Quinta, and it’s called La Brasserie Bistro & Bar on the southwest corner of Highway 111 and Washington Street
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