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Cunard's Sandbar

78120 Calle Tampico, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-2900
+1 760-564-3660
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“salad” (6 reviews)
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78120 Calle Tampico, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-2900
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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

It doesn't look like much on the outside but stop by. The food is good and Enjoy the Bill Baker show at the piano. If you want a more quiet atmosphere sit in the room away from the bar. I had the pork chop which...More

Thank Dneuburger
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Great for local or after golf or tennis just a fun place with great food hang with friends r just go for great dinner good feeling happy place

Thank Sonomaladyjoan
Reviewed 13 April 2017

My husband and I found this place while walking back to our hotel. We looked inside and it was like a charming steak house from the "70's. It was too warm in there so we decided to sit outside where there is one huge wood...More

Thank 0Katmac
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Our party of four dined here based on the recommendation of a family friend. The restaurant is relatively small and cozy. There was live music that was a wonderful addition to the ambiance of the venue. It was very busy, so reservations are very much...More

Thank Leslie P
Reviewed 8 February 2017

We've been coming to the Sandbar since the '70s and watched it grow and keep pace with the times. Originally more of a "locals" spot, it now also attracts visitors to the valley. The menu is varied and offers something for everyone...with decent quality. The...More

Thank Steve A
Reviewed 9 January 2017

A group of six of us had dinner here on January 6th. It is very expensive and the food was basically uneatable. The salads that came with the entries had very little lettuce, was covered with mounds of red onions and was drowned with a...More

Thank KimSanFrancisco
Reviewed 4 January 2017

A group of 4 of us came in for dinner this week and had the best time! The restaurant is classy yet cozy and they were playing live music which made it really fun. We had requested to be seated in the bar area but...More

1  Thank zoe6282
Reviewed 20 November 2016

A small restaurant with great food and service. Bill Baker on piano and locals get up to sing with him. Last night there was a trumpet player as well. I had the Osso bucco, it was wonderful and plentiful. My husband had the pork chop....More

Thank Maureen O
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

We always enjoy the Sandbar. It is like stepping back in time. We make a point of sitting in the bar area...great bartender, excellent service and the entertainer, Bill Baker, draws everyone in and engages the entire room. The owner is generally there to welcome...More

Thank Izopop
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Had drinks and appetizers with my girlfriends on the Patio. It was a great spot for people watching. The table outside is a large "share" table that seats 12 or so. Service was great and the food really hit the spot. Food and drinks are...More

Thank Mickele C
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Questions & Answers
31 January 2015|
Response from Karen B | Reviewed this property |
Steaks, Seafood, Pasta. They have a great calamari steak if you like calamari. Actually there menu is pretty well rounded. hope you go and enjoy it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78120 Calle Tampico, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-2900
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  La Quinta
  • Phone Number: +1 760-564-3660
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