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French Corner Cafe and Bakery

72423 Highway 111, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-3304
+1 760-568-5362
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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French, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
72423 Highway 111, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-3304
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

This restaurant cafe is a hidden gem in Palm Desert area. The best lamb chops we had for a long time. Ordered also a chocklade kake, wich was a miracle. Beautufully presented and glorious in taste. We took it as a present to a nephew...More

Thank irinalister
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Delicious crepes with attentive waiter staff. Easy to find a table, although if you are in a large group be sure to call and arrive on time. Beautiful paintings on the wall and great French food. Be sure to take some pastries to go on...More

Thank vam518
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Excellent croissant ham sandwich and an excellent and tasty creamed spinach & mushroom crepe! We opted for salad as a side, and it was very good also.Their bakery items looked delectable. The staff was pleasant and the restaurant was very busy with customers coming and...More

Thank VEFlowers
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Oh Lord, its just like being in Paris- ( if Paris had strip malls). The place is always busy but the turnover is pretty quick and it is the perfect place for a delicious onion soup or perhaps just a baguette and a pastry with...More

Thank couplessPS
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

We have eaten there 2 days in a row. About 15 min from our resort. Well worth the drive. Good food, good service, and a delightful atmosphere.

Thank Traveling652013
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

French Corner Cafe and Bakery is an Unassuming little French bistro in a strip mall that is well worth finding. Delightful menu choices. I had an Almond Croissant with Cafe Au Lait that was divine! Husband was very pleased with his robust coffee & omelette...More

Thank mumzi
Reviewed 6 August 2017

If you enjoy great French Onion Soup, this is the place to come. The flavor was amazing. I haven't had French Onion soup this good since we were in Europe. The patisseries were amazing. There is a wide selection of deserts.

Thank rexcatt
Reviewed 26 July 2017

This little cafe reminds me of a typical modern French cafe and bakery. But it is in the desert. Menu had nice lunch choices and specials. The crepe, onion soup and sandwich were all well prepared with quality ingredients. We had to have something from...More

Thank JerryGiam
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Love this place, usually come here every morning when I'm in Palm Springs, my girlfriend gets the chocolate croissants (when they are available, they usually sell out) and I almost always get a croque monsieur, so tasty, and a good way to start the day...More

Thank MSimcox
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Said it all in the title. Not sure if we offended but two members of staff had a clear attitude. Maybe just a bad day at the office.

Thank RobArgyle
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2 January 2017|
Response from Jkracow | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for being tardy in responding, Evelyn. I don't know what the specials are. I am an infrequent customer.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72423 Highway 111, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-3304
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Palm Desert
  • Phone Number: +1 760-568-5362
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