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Morgan’s in the desert is La Quinta’s signature dining venue showcasing contemporary American cuisine inspired by the bounty of the Coachella Valley. The restaurant’s local focus includes sourcing the top of the region’s products, crafted with traditional cooking methods to offer deliciously simple and healthful dishes. Join us at the piano bar, in the dining room or on the fire-lit courtyard. Gather round.

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Valentine’s Day Dinner 2019

There’s no better place than La Quinta Resort to celebrate romance this Valentine’s Day. Bask in the atmosphere of classic Hollywood at the original desert hideaway where John Gilbert once romanced Greta Garbo.

For your dinner on this special day, why not celebrate your love at Morgan’s in the desert? Feast on a specially curated Valentine’s menu, created by Chefs Aaron Christopher and Camiel Henning, that will elevate your romance to new heights.

After dinner, enjoy the live music of piano man, Ron Pass, or enjoy an after-dinner cocktail on our patio with breathtaking views of the Santa Rosa Mountains.

Starter
Select One

Black Truffle Tortellini
Just Foraged Hen of the Woods, Black Trumpet Mushroom, Fresh Herbs
Mossback Pinot Noir

Or

Gaviota Strawberry Salad
Babe Farms French Violet Radish, Tender Field Greens, Point Reyes Blue Cheese, Kern County Almond
Twomey Sauvignon Blanc

Main
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USDA Prime Certified Angus Filet Mignon
Local Turnips, Wild Green Asparagus, Potato Puree, Grgich Hills Essence
Justin Cabernet Sauvignon

Or

Pacific Ahi Tuna
Earthbound Farms Fennel, Pomegranate Arils, Moro Blood Orange
Stag’s Leap Karia

Dessert for Couples
Lanson Brut Champagne*

Red Velvet Napoleon & Vanilla Hibiscus Charlotte
Chocolate Genoise, Cream Cheese Bavoir, Hazelnut Candied Feuilletine
Almond Dacquoise, Red Currant Reduction, Almond Nougatine Dust

Valentine’s Day menu includes one glass of Lanson Brut Champagne per person.*

$78 Per Person ($150 Per Couple)
$45 Per Person Wine Pairing
*Exclusive of tax and gratuity

To make a reservation, please contact Morgan’s in the desert at 760.564.5700

TESTIMONIALS FROM OUR

Customers

  • “Morgan’s Restaurant is a top class restaurant in the LaQuinta Resort complex. They do things right with exquisite service, attention to detail and serve great dishes.”

    David B L
  • “This is a very thoughtful menu. You will find something that appeals to your culinary senses. In fact there were so many I let the server surprise me. I was absolutely not dissapointed. Top notch service.”

    Lynn S