As the holidays come to a close, it’s time to de-stress and indulge in the delicious, elegant French dining that La Quinta and the Coachella Valley has to offer. Get a taste of Paris under the desert stars with these exquisite offerings in your very own backyard.
La Brasserie Bistro & Bar
This La Quinta gem goes without saying for any local gastrophile. Whether you’re there for a quick bite between hikes and shopping or a full dinner spread, you won’t regret testing your palette at La Brasserie Bistro & Bar. The ambiance is warm and welcoming, with authentic cuisine and service that’s welcoming for families with children of all ages – perfect for introducing your little ones to the finer things in life, with menu offerings that won’t overwhelm their taste buds. It’s simply a perfect place to relax and enjoy a great French dining experience, and it’s only a short walk away for La Quinta locals.
This Palm Desert bistro brings you French cuisine not often found in upscale restaurants. Take a trip outside of Paris at Chez Pierre with its Southwest French menu offerings – hearty provincial cuisine with emphasis on fresh wild-caught fish, and the wine menu has offerings to pair with any item on the menu. Chez Pierre often runs specials and has a weekly Prix Fixe dinner, so you’ll be able to introduce yourself to this unique look into French dining without straining your wallet.
La Paon Contemporary French Cuisine
For a truly elegant French dining experience, La Paon truly has no equal in the Coachella Valley. The menu has an array of offerings for any palette, the service is attentive, and the ambiance of the location simply can’t be beat. Live music is provided every Friday and Saturday, so for a truly romantic night out, make a reservation and top off your evening with a night of dinner and dancing – you’ll surely remember the experience for years to come.
Café Des Beaux Arts
If you’re out and about in the Coachella Valley and need a spot for brunch, look no further than this bistro in Palm Desert. The Café Des Beaux Arts excels at its breakfast and brunch offerings, but make no mistake: the lunch and dinner menus aim to please, and the restaurant has a wide selection of local and imported wines to complement any meal.
La Quinta Baking Company
Looking to sit down and enjoy a pick-me-up after that early-morning hike? The La Quinta Baking Company is a charming little bistro that’s perfect for breakfast and brunch – its French-inspired menu includes everything from dine-in entrees to patisserie and dessert offerings to bring home as a special treat. Even better, the outdoor dining patio is dog-friendly; making it the perfect spot for you and your pooch to relax and enjoy the mountain view after hitting the trails.
If you’re looking to sample the Coachella Valley’s best French cuisine, look no further than these offerings. La Quinta enjoys some of the area’s finest dining options, so you needn’t venture far to really treat yourself. Make a reservation today, and you won’t regret it.