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Arnold Palmer's Restaurant

78164 Avenue 52, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-8909
+1 760-771-4653
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“sea bass” (34 reviews)
“ribs” (26 reviews)
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Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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78164 Avenue 52, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-8909
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this restaurant! Food was fantastic and the service was excellent. Great outdoor eating. I would highly recommend the Opa and strawberry salad.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Everything we had for dinner was delicious. Our waiter (John) was very helpful and knowledgeable with the wine list as well. Great environment with great live music. This is a wonderful place for date night with unique, delicious food.

Thank brittanywhitaker87
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Arnold Palmer’s is one of my favorites. The restaurant is beautiful but my favorite place to dine is outside they have a wonderful patio with a fire pit, Mark playing his guitar it’s just perfect. I always request John as our waiter, he’s awesome.

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

The food was wonderful, the setting is beautiful, and service excellent. Our server John was the best. Would recommend Arnold’s to anyone.

Reviewed 16 October 2017

We had eaten here several years ago and enjoyed the putting course. The patio remodel has eliminated that, but greatly expanded the outdoor seating. There was a talented guitarist, but the volume was so loud that it was hard to talk. There were lots of...More

Thank Barb g
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We couldn’t ask for a better evening with friends and with John as our server. ;) thumbs up for a perfect evening!!!!

Thank cawoodbury
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Our last night in Palm Springs and we had a wonderful time at Arnold Palmer' Resturant. The food was delicious and our server John went out of his way to see that everything was perfect from beginning to end. I would highly recommend this establishment...More

Thank Ruth2459
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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I just enjoyed another wonderful evening at Arnold Palmer's. The food has always been excellent. The sea bass is delicious! My husband was disappointed that that the stroganoff was no longer on the menu, but maybe it will return soon? The service...More

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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

What a great place to eat! The food is great, and the service is even better. Best patio I have ever been on! I highly recommend Arnold Palmers to anyone and everyone

Thank Nigel C
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We loved having a great evening on the outdoor patio. A seating of 6 in an intimate liek your own nation dining experience. Menu is somewhat limited, and everyone found something that they were happy with. Fish and chips is awesome, my favorite, although the...More

Thank DrAudreyReed
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1 September 2016|
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Response from Richard F | Reviewed this property |
Only service dogs
19 January 2016|
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Response from Garry L | Reviewed this property |
House wine and well drinks are $5. HH menu ranges from $ to $18.
Paul S
22 February 2015|
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Response from jlw49 | Reviewed this property |
No idea about management, just know that it is well run now and the entire staff was very polite, helpful and menu knowledgeable, plus the food was excellent.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78164 Avenue 52, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-8909
    (Washington Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  La Quinta
  • Phone Number: +1 760-771-4653
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Arnold Palmer's Restaurant features Progressive American cuisine, including fresh seafood, steaks, and some of Arnie's great comfort foods. This one-of-a-kind restaurant features an impressive wine room that houses 2,500 bottles of wine and an exclusive Chef's Table for special events. A variety of live entertainment in the evening on Arnie's patio sets the atmosphere for guests to enjoy a unique dining experience. The extensive newly remodled patio offers stunning views of the Santa Rosa Mountains, a cozy outdoor fire pit to dine around and an outdoor lounge for happy hour or after dinner drinks while enjoying the entertainment.
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