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Best American Restaurants in Indian Wells


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A photo of Grapefruit Basil – Tommy Bahama Miramonte Indian Wells restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Indian Wells
Booked 23 times today
Indulge in culinary delights where a flavor-filled journey awaits. Grapefruit Basil is a first-of-its-kind experience uniquely designed for resort guests and desert locals, exclusively at Tommy Bahama Miramonte. Taste the island life as you sip, savor, and indulge in the allure of paradise. Our signature restaurant and bar, Grapefruit Basil features a lively happy hour, and delectable island-inspired menus with al fresco dining on the patio. Our creative menus are inspired by local, on-property ingredients and paired with Tommy Bahama's island-inspired sensibility that will delight your senses from the flavors to the colorful dishes. Life truly is one long weekend at our exclusive Grapefruit Basil Restaurant and Bar.
A photo of Vicky's of Santa Fe restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Indian Wells
Booked 19 times today
Located in Indian Wells, Vicky's of Santa Fe is highly praised for its excellent, classic American cuisine. Customers rave about the "straightforward, good quality" steak, chops, fish, and traditional American comfort food served in a "welcoming dining room". Seafood dishes, particularly the shrimp, lobster ravioli, and Chilean Sea Bass, receive consistent acclaim. The restaurant's special touches, such as heated plates to keep the food at an optimum temperature throughout the meal, are appreciated by diners. The menu also includes exceptional vegetarian options. Beyond the food, guests love the "Five-Star" service, the "festive yet intimate" ambiance, and the superb live music that contributes to an overall delightful dining experience.
A photo of Vue Grille & Bar restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Indian Wells
Vue Grille & Bar consistently exceeds customer expectations as a prime location for contemporary American cuisine. This bustling place entails a blend of fun and familiarity, as it doubles as a golf club bar, appreciated for its lively atmosphere and sports broadcasts. Reviews attest to an excellent menu, describing dishes as delicious, well-prepared, and commendable in their variety. The service, as stated by multiple patrons, is impeccable, with staff going the extra mile in ensuring customer satisfaction. With a fantastic view of the golf course, Vue Grille & Bar ensures an unforgettable dining experience, leaving guests eager to return.
A photo of Lantana - Hyatt Regency Indian Well Resort and Spa restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Indian Wells
Lantana - Hyatt Regency Indian Well Resort and Spa, is an alluring spot serving Californian cuisine, that has delighted numerous diners. Patrons praise the stellar offerings like the Sea bass, Filet Mignon, and Rib eye Steak, characterized as "delicious, flavorful, and cooked to perfection." Vegetarian and vegan guests have been pleasantly surprised with innovative dishes such as the mushroom and spinach ravioli sans cheese. The restaurant has been highly recommended by numerous guests, who hailed the "excellent service." Lantana's ambience and view, especially when experienced outdoors, add an extra layer of charm to the overall dining experience.
A photo of The Nest restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Indian Wells
Booked 18 times today
The Nest is a renowned restaurant known for its exceptional Continental cuisine. Guests not only rave about the vibrant atmosphere, but also consistently praise the quality of food and level of service. Signature dishes such as the veal piccata and sole picatta have received rave reviews, with one customer claiming it's the "Best sole piccata in California". The restaurant's ambiance is also frequently mentioned, with visitors remarking on the "fun and vibrant" environment and the excellent live music. The Nest is consistently recognized for its excellence as per the reviews, and consistently delivers a memorable dining experience.
A photo of La Quinta Cliffhouse restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • La Quinta
Booked 43 times today
La Quinta Cliffhouse provides a remarkable American cuisine experience with its diverse menu and excellent customer service. Patrons consistently praise its delicious food and the atmosphere. The restaurant's menu offers traditional dishes with an updated twist, featuring a wide variety of choices from its "Cliffhouse Dinner Menu," including the praised mixed greens salad, braised short rib, rigatoni ragout, and various steak dishes. Furthermore, their wine selection, including the noted California and Washington Cabernet Sauvignon, provides excellent pairings for their meals. As noted in the reviews, La Quinta Cliffhouse ensures an unforgettable dining experience with its attention to detail, fabulous ambiance, and exceptional service.
A photo of Pacifica Seafood Restaurant restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Palm Desert
Booked 10 times today
Pacifica Seafood Restaurant is renowned for its delectable seafood cuisine, offering a delightful dining experience in Palm Desert. Accolades and positive customer reviews highlight the fine quality of the restaurant's menu. The seafood stew, filled with lobster tail, scallops, and large shrimps, garners particular praise for its flavorful broth. Other favorites include the seared Ahi with shiitake mushroom beurre blanc sauce, and salmon lauded as "to die for." Customers also commend the excellent service, ambiance, and stunning views. Pacifica Seafood's commitment to fresh food, attentive service, and a wonderful dining atmosphere make it highly recommended for seafood lovers.
A photo of Lavender Bistro restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • La Quinta
Lavender Bistro, nestled in the heart of La Quinta, California, is renowned for its remarkable Californian cuisine. Loved by locals and travelers alike, the restaurant is consistently lauded for its exceptional food, attentive service, and inviting ambiance. The seafood tower appetizer, short ribs, and signature lavender cocktail are particularly well praised. The venue embodies the quintessential Californian spirit - warm, open, and quality-driven. The dining experience marries fine dining with an informal atmosphere, which many describe as a "slice of Napa in the Southern California desert". Lavender Bistro is also celebrated for its beautiful outdoor settings and attention to detail, rendering it a prime spot for celebrations and special occasions.
A photo of Arnold Palmer's Restaurant restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • La Quinta
Arnold Palmer's Restaurant consistently gratifies its patrons with exemplary American cuisine, as shown by numerous glowing reviews. Customers repeatedly refer to the "great food" and "excellent service." The food options vary, with patrons particularly praising the "phenomenal meatloaf" and "perfectly prepared" dishes like short rib and fish. The enjoyable dining experience extends to the ambiance, with "magical" outdoor seating and live music. Remarks like "Arnold Palmer's quickly became our new favorite restaurant" and "we will absolutely be back" truly sum up the satisfaction of those who dine here. The restaurant's reverence to American hero, Arnold Palmer, completes the unique experience.
A photo of Rockwood Grill and Blue Star Lounge restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Palm Desert
Booked 29 times today
Rockwood Grill and Blue Star Lounge is a highly acclaimed establishment offering a diverse menu, catering to all tastes and dietary needs, as expressed by many pleased customers in their reviews. The restaurant provides options for indoor and outdoor dining, where you can enjoy meals such as their delicious calamari appetizer or the magnificent buffet dinner available on weekends. Steak, ravioli, and a variety of desserts stand out, with patrons commending their perfect preparation. Servers like Ehab, Lula, and Elena offer exceptional service, contributing to the memorable experiences guests have. Many reviewers highlight great service and the fantastic food, making Rockwood Grill a must-visit venue.
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