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Best French Restaurants in Cathedral City


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A photo of Cork Tree Restaurant restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• French • Palm Desert
Booked 5 times today
The Cork Tree Restaurant is a renowned spot, beloved by locals and visitors alike in Palm Springs. Its patrons laud the excellent quality of its Californian cuisine, with the Chilean Sea Bass, cioppino, ribeye, and California bouillabaisse receiving particular praise. Compliments also extend to the attentive service, with notable mentions of servers Betty and Ray. Many have expressed the exceptional ambiance of not just the indoor setting, but also the romantic outdoor patio set-up. Despite its location in what appears to be a corner mall, The Cork Tree Restaurant is a surprise gem, delivering an experience that is often described as "outstanding", "fantastic" and a "must" when in California.
A photo of French Rotisserie Cafe restaurant
Price: Expensive
• French • Palm Desert
Booked 8 times today
The French Rotisserie Cafe is hailed as an authentic French cuisine gem. Reviewers highlight the tender and juicy chicken, the fresh and crispy salads, and the perfection of their fish dishes. The special attention to detail by the chef and staff, even accommodating dietary restrictions, is appreciated by guests. Their French Onion soup, pate, and escargot are consistently praised as favorites. The atmosphere is described as reminiscent of Paris, creating a warm and chic environment for adult dining. Additionally, reviewers enthusiastically recommend their dessert options. As one reviewer put it, "the food and service were absolutely wonderful... I’ll be going back again and again and again!" Many patrons deem it the best French restaurant in the valley, promising to return for more exceptional dining experiences.
A photo of Le Vallauris restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• French • Palm Springs
Booked 13 times today
Le Vallauris, located in Palm Springs, offers a phenomenal French dining experience with a fresh Californian twist. As quoted from their reviews, it is recognized for its superb and authentic French cuisine. Delicious food such as the Maine lobster salad, the Sole Meuniere, and the beef filet are highlighted, all associated with exceptional presentation and generous portions. The restaurant provides a romantic ambiance with outdoor dining under a canopy of beautiful trees, complemented by live music. Their service is described as impeccable, attentive, and professional, contributing to an overall amazing and charming atmosphere. Le Vallauris is a resounding recommendation for fans of French cuisine.
A photo of The Pink Cabana - Sands Hotel & Spa restaurant
Price: Expensive
• French • Indian Wells
Booked 29 times today
The Pink Cabana at the Sands Hotel & Spa is lauded by reviewers for its excellent Mediterranean cuisine. Reviewers consistently extol the restaurant's excellent service, stylish setting, high-quality ingredients, and superb attention to detail. With an eclectic menu showcasing a mix of Mediterranean and North African accents, many customers testify to an exceptional dining experience. Not only is the Mediterranean-style food served here outstanding, but also the 'creative dining heaven' the restaurant offers. This restaurant's enthusiastic patrons can't wait to return for more delicious meals, superbly plated dishes, and handcrafted cocktails in its beautifully designed premises. Whether for a special occasion or a casual lunch, The Pink Cabana comes highly recommended.
A photo of Pomme Frite restaurant
Price: Moderate
• French • Palm Springs
Booked 14 times today
Pomme Frite, located in Palm Springs, has consistently been recognized for its exceptional French and Belgian cuisine. Customers have praised the restaurant for its authenticity, with menu offerings such as 'Vol au vent poulet' and mussels served eight different ways, including a unique Vietnamese style with lemongrass. They also offer a unique selection of Belgian beers. Reviews describe the experience as akin to dining in a Parisian bistro, with one customer stating "It’s like being at a Paris Bistro in the desert!" Commended for its impeccable service, Pomme Frite also offers a diverse wine selection. The overall consensus is that it offers some of the best authentic French food at reasonable prices.
A photo of Café Des Beaux-Arts restaurant
Price: Expensive
• French • Palm Desert
Booked 7 times today
Café Des Beaux-Arts stands as an eminent provider of French cuisine, receiving consistent high praise from regulars and newcomers alike. This gem in the heart of the Coachella Valley is known for its excellent service, impeccable ambience, and most importantly, authentic French food. According to reviews, the restaurant consistently delivers delicious, well-prepared meals, from salmon dishes cooked to perfection, to enduring French classics that everyone loves. Reviewers highlighted their superb quality, such as the beet salad, crab meat avocado starter, filet mignon au poivre main course, and incomparable crepes. The longevity of its patronage, with some dining for over a decade, is a testament to the high-quality culinary experience Café Des Beaux-Arts provides.
A photo of Chez Pierre Bistro restaurant
Price: Expensive
• French • Palm Desert
Booked 3 times today
Chez Pierre Bistro is a fantastic French restaurant that offers diverse and traditional dishes coupled with excellent service. Reviewers praised the wide variety of menu options, including classics like French Onion soup, escargot, duck, and sweetbreads. Diners highlighted the outstanding food quality and freshness, ranging from the perfect temperature and portion size right down to the complimentary bread and pate. Many guests loved their first French cuisine experience at Chez Pierre Bistro, with some mentioning plans to return. The ambience was admired by many, creating a pleasant and relaxed dining environment. Most importantly, the attention to service was appreciated by all, from the exemplary waiting staff to the owner's timely and frequent check-ins. This gem exemplifies great value for money and truly represents the essence of French dining in every aspect.
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