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Cork Tree California Cuisine

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74950 Country Club Dr, Palm Desert, CA 92260-1948 (Cook Street)
+1 760-779-0123
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15:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 15:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 15:00 - 22:00
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Reno, Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had driven by the restaurant earlier in the day and we thought it looked nice and it was close to our hotel. When we arrived it was much more that it appeared from the street. It is quite elegant, lots of wood and beautiful decorations. Large contemporary wine cellar with many choices that we considered. We were dressed more... More 

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woodland hills, california
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

So you're looking for the best restaurant in the Coachella Valley, then don't miss this premier environment. Best seating would be in a booth, on the patio or at the bar.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited with 3 couples. Everyone was happy with service and food. Quite busy even for a Sunday night. I had the filet and was very good and cooked like I ordered, rare plus. We also ordered the Sirloin and was also good. Caesar salad was also good. It is a little pricy.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We ate out on the veranda by heaters and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. As a couple, we share our meal. As a small plate, we had the mushroom ravioli, then the demitasse soup tasting which paired cream of asparagus, cream of tomato and cream of mushroom. All exceptional. The multicolored beet salad and the John Dover fish special finished out our... More 

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We had our company dinner here. It was our first visit and we were pleasantly surprised. Despite the fact that there were about 30 of us, the service was magnificent. The wait staff were very friendly and attentive. The ambiance was wonderful and the meals were absolutely perfect. We had the sea bass which was perfectly prepared. They also have... More 

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Palm Desert, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went out for dinner with friends to the Cork Tree. I is usually on the top of their game but not so today. The server was inattentive and difficult. Our fiend likes very good wine and she offered him an inferiors cab sav to the one he ordered. That got sorted out quickly though. We could not do substitutions... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great meal here on a Sunday night. We had steaks and seafood and everything was good. Great wedge salad and wine list. Service was very good.

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We sat in the bar area at a high-top table. Drinks are full price but there's a good bar menu. You can watch sports TV while dining. We find Cork Tree, in the bar, a little expensive but have enjoyed visits.

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Dayton, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived at Palm Desert on Tuesday night around 7pm without a reservation, but they were quick to accommodate us. We enjoyed the patio with the heaters and excellent entertainment (soft guitar--not overwhelming). I had the scallops, husband had the Caesar salad and salmon. Both were delicious--we couldn't eat it all and it was even better the next day for... More 

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Roseville, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Every time we are in Palm Desert we always dine, at least once, at Cork Tree. Duck Tacos Confit are always delicious and I've never found them anywhere else. The lobster bisque is to die for awesome though it wasn't available when we where there this week. Pork shank tasty and the seafood boullibaise (?) was brimming with lobster, shrimp,... 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$31 - US$50
Cuisine
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
15:00 - 21:00
Monday
15:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
15:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
15:00 - 21:00
Thursday
15:00 - 21:00
Friday
15:00 - 22:00
Saturday
15:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74950 Country Club Dr, Palm Desert, CA 92260-1948
    (Cook Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Palm Desert
  • Phone Number: +1 760-779-0123
Description
Updated Al La Carte menu located on the Cork Tree website.

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