About Cork & Fork

A Unique Wine Bar & Kitchen ,featuring the award winning signature cuisine of Executive Chef & Owner Andie Hubka

Cork & Fork is the desert areas first wine bar & small plates kitchen, showcasing fabulous affordable wines from around the world and incredible dishes to go with them. The menu features eclectic ingredients and familiar foods done with a twist in Chef Hubka's signature style.

This is a one of a kind spot for foodies and wine lovers to come together - where our motto is always Mix, Match, Mingle - ENJOY!

47875 Caleo Bay
#A107
La Quinta, CA 92253
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Dining Style:
Casual Dining

Cuisines:
Tapas / Small Plates, Fusion / Eclectic, Organic

Hours of Operation:
Cork & Fork is open for Dinner Only!

We open Tues - Sun at 4pm, with our last seating at 8:30 T-Thu and 9pm on Fri / Sat

We are currently closed all Mondays.

Happy Hour is served nightly from 4-6pm, available throughout the restaurant

Our patio is available on select nights in the cooler season Nov-Jun. Please note in your reservation if you'd like outdoor dining and we will do our best to accommodate you.

Cross Street:
Avenue 48

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(760) 777-7555

Website:
http://www.corkandforkwinebar.com/

Catering:
Catering is available by calling our sister business Cooking with Class at 760-777-1161 or contacting us via email at info@corkandforkwinebar.com.

Executive Chef:
Andie Hubka

Private Party Facilities:
Private dining is available in our private event venue - the Cooking with Class kitchen classroom or on our private patio, depending on group size and style of event.

Private Party Contact:
Andie Hubka: (760) 777-7555

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Chef's Table, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Special Events & Promotions:
For groups of 10 or more we are happy to offer group dining menus.
Please email to info@corkandforkwinebar.com for more information

Cork & Fork Ratings and Reviews

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4.6

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.7

service

4.6

ambience

4.3

value

4.4

Noise

Moderate

98% would recommend it to a friend

Neighborhood Gem (31)
Casual (28)
Fit for Foodies (27)
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Tapas (25)
Creative Cuisine (24)
Happy Hour (19)
Tasting Menu (18)
Good for a Date (16)
Good for Birthdays (13)
Cozy (13)
Worth the Drive (13)
Bar Seating (12)
Local Ingredients (11)
Quick Bite (11)
Romantic (11)
Special Occasion (11)
Good for Anniversaries (11)
Notable Wine List (10)
Healthy (8)
Seasonal (8)
Authentic (7)
Fun (7)
Pre/post Theatre (7)
Gluten Free Options (6)
Vibrant Bar Scene (6)
Good for Groups (5)
Great for Outdoor Dining (5)
Good Vegetarian Options (5)
Comfort Food (4)
Great Beer (4)
Business Meals (3)
Organic (3)
Disabled Access (2)
Hot Spot (2)
Late-night Find (2)
Vegan (2)
Kid-friendly (1)
Handcrafted Cocktails (1)
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Spicy (1)
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 (Palm Springs)·Dined 2 days ago

Great food great service loved patio area for dining

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·Dined 7 days ago

Great ambiance, with good choice of wines. Only tried a few food items so will return to try more. Quick friendly service on a busy Saturday night.

Tags: Tasting Menu, Tapas, Fun, Quick Bite
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 (Portland)·Dined 7 days ago

Great small sharing plates, awesome service and a great value!

Tags: Worth the Drive, Casual, Happy Hour
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 (Hawaii)·Dined on November 10, 2017

Fantastic service and amazing food!

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 (Palm Springs)·Dined on November 9, 2017

Excellent as always! Wish I could remember our server’s name because she was terrific.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Fit for Foodies
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 (Palm Springs)·Dined on November 8, 2017

Cork and Ford is one of our favorites in the area. Food always good, wine choices excellent, service very friendly and professional.

Tags: Good Vegetarian Options, Tapas, Quick Bite, Comfort Food
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on November 5, 2017

Always consistent, great small plates, wines, and good service. One of a few places to get great food in La Quinta.

Tags: Happy Hour, Fit for Foodies
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 (Milwaukee)·Dined on November 2, 2017

Absolutely loved it. Almost wish we had more people in our party so we could have tried more dishes. The Thai Shrimp Cakes and Pan Seared Scallops were amazing. Also had Shrimp and Grits, the Mike Pizza and the Everything Deviled Eggs. Nothing disappointed and everything was extremely flavorful. Topped it all off with King's Hawaiian Bread Pudding. It could have used a dollop of whipped cream or ice cream to cut the sweetness, but was still yummy. The Happy Hour food and wine offerings were a great value. Not a fan of their dining time limit, but we were able to stay longer since the restaurant wasn't full the night we were there.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Birthdays, Healthy, Bar Seating, Disabled Access, Tapas, Good for Anniversaries, Comfort Food, Happy Hour
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·Dined on October 27, 2017

Service and menu are Great, very eclectic.
They need to increase the portions.
Noise level is an issue.
All said we will be returning!

Tags: Worth the Drive, Seasonal, Neighborhood Gem, Casual, Creative Cuisine
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 (Las Vegas)·Dined on October 26, 2017

This has been my favorite restaurant in the neighborhood for quite a while; however I was disappointed in my last visit. The market salad had virtually no dressing on it and the avocado toast was basically mushy bread with some slices of avocado on it. Maybe it was just an off night for the cooks. I've eaten here many times and it's been delicious. Pizza is the best. The scallops with polenta are to die for.

Tags: Casual
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 (San Diego)·Dined on October 22, 2017

Fabulous bruschetta fabulous crispy cauliflower I loved my scallops entrée. My husband got the adult grill cheese and would not recommend that since it doesn't come crispy because the meat kind of makes the bread soggy. Presentation is beautiful.

Tags: Quick Bite, Great for Outdoor Dining, Authentic
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 (Seattle)·Dined on October 21, 2017

We finally went to Cork and Fork and it was lovely in the sense that both the bartender and our server were really helpful and just seemed down to earth. The food had nice flavor. We started with the goat cheese bruschetta and it was excellent. For dinner, I ordered the scallops and although it's a small dish, it was plentiful. My husband had the pork tacos and thought they were good. I'd go back in a minute! :)

Tags: Quick Bite, Fun, Business Meals, Gluten Free Options, Casual
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 (San Diego)·Dined on October 20, 2017

Love it! Great small plates for sharing, excellent happy hour wine. Too much fun...

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 (Palm Springs)·Dined on October 20, 2017

Service was disappointing even with many empty tables. Great food and value.

Tags: Tasting Menu, Casual, Happy Hour, Tapas, Local Ingredients, Fun
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 (Palm Springs)·Dined on October 18, 2017

We had a wonderful time and made a memory!! We came to celebrate my wife's birthday with a group of 10ppl including two children age 3. The service was wonderful and the ambiance was perfect. It was so fun trying different food and as a group this is the perfect place to share plates and expand your taste buds. Our two little ones did great for being 3 but I'm sure we where a little louder group than they normally have. However, the staff was very gracious with us and helped to make a wonderful memory for our entire group. Thank you!!

Tags: Romantic, Good for a Date
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vip
 (San Diego)·Dined on October 16, 2017

We love this place and visit it every time we get to the desert. It's small, intimate and the food is delicious. Try it when you are in La Quinta, you won't be sorry!

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Bar Seating, Casual
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 (Palm Springs)·Dined on October 15, 2017

First time at this location, but we will definitely return. Great service and food.

Tags: Tasting Menu
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·Dined on October 14, 2017

The biggest problem is the ambient noise..you cannot hear what your dining partner is saying.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on October 14, 2017

We had a perfect table and a perfect evening. Our out of town guests loved the food and wine and we had a great night!

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 (Palm Springs)·Dined on October 14, 2017

Delightful unique dining experience. Attentive service. All dishes are meant to be shared. They are creatively designed and are taste treats. Open your mind and your mouth for some interesting and tasty food combinations. It's a fun relaxed atmosphere. Nothing else quite like it here in the desert, that I am aware of. It is a small interior space, nicely designed, they also have outdoor dining on a side patio. The owner/chef has a cooking school adjacent to the restaurant. I definitely recommend this fun dining experience.

Tags: Tapas, Great for Outdoor Dining, Creative Cuisine, Fun, Neighborhood Gem, Tasting Menu, Worth the Drive, Fit for Foodies, Good Vegetarian Options, Casual
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 (Orange County)·Dined on October 8, 2017

Really enjoyed this restaurant. Split many small plate items, all were terrific. Grown up grilled cheese was my favorite. Service was 2nd to none.

Tags: Vibrant Bar Scene, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Birthdays
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 (Palm Springs)·Dined on October 8, 2017

Great service and food...excellent wine for the happy hour special as well as great value. Love love love the roasted cauliflower with aoli

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Casual, Tapas, Vegan, Good for a Date
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·Dined on October 7, 2017

Wonderful, Urban Vibe, with very rich but delicious food. Lots of choices.

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·Dined on October 5, 2017

One of my FAVORITE places now. Great food, great service!

Tags: Gluten Free Options, Special Occasion, Fit for Foodies, Notable Wine List, Good for a Date, Authentic, Creative Cuisine
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 (Hawaii)·Dined on October 1, 2017

Eat here regularly. Food is really well prepared and is served quickly. Great value.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Tasting Menu, Comfort Food, Cozy
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 (Palm Springs)·Dined on September 29, 2017

Birthday celebration and also our two friends first visit Colette was a wonderful waitress we enjoyed her great service.

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 (Palm Springs)·Dined on September 28, 2017

We had a very nice evening with items mostly off the Happy Hour menu. Our server was very pleasant. Our food arrived in a timely manner and was very good. We went early so the noise level was moderate....later in the evening it gets quite loud.

Tags: Tasting Menu, Local Ingredients, Good for Birthdays, Bar Seating, Quick Bite
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on September 25, 2017

Food was excellent and well plated. Wine pour generous. Enjoyed the experience and will definitely return soon.

Tags: Cozy, Local Ingredients, Neighborhood Gem
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·Dined on September 20, 2017

I liked the variety of small plates, and the goat cheese bruschetta was amazing. The service was expedient and friendly. The food was fresh and different in a good way.

Tags: Creative Cuisine
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 (Palm Springs)·Dined on September 18, 2017

So many interesting food choices and with the small plate approach there is no reason to not try several. I do wish the Adult Grilled Cheese would have had a bit more cheese. Wonderful food. A can't miss restaurant.

Tags: Healthy, Gluten Free Options, Organic
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on September 17, 2017

Excellent as always. Service and food amazing - made a girls night out to celebrate a 40th a wonderful experience.

Tags: Casual, Great for Outdoor Dining, Good for Groups, Neighborhood Gem, Happy Hour, Special Occasion
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 (Palm Springs)·Dined on September 17, 2017

First time here. Small, good food and service. Courtney, the bartender, was great, did it all

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 (Palm Springs)·Dined on September 10, 2017

EXCELLENT as always! We LOVE Cork & Fork and take friends there often!

Tags: Authentic, Fit for Foodies, Worth the Drive, Cozy, Neighborhood Gem, Good for a Date
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on September 10, 2017

This is our favorite restaurant in the valley! We relocated from Bay Area and this is right up are alley if you are a foodie like we are. They have some new items on the menu and we especially loved the peach salad and my husband loved his orecchiette pasta dish.
The bread pudding is to die for. If we or too full we take some home and re-heat.

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 (Palm Springs)·Dined on September 9, 2017

Amazing little find in non-descript shopping strip.

Tags: Happy Hour, Cozy, Tapas, Creative Cuisine, Special Occasion, Fun, Neighborhood Gem, Romantic, Good for a Date
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 (Vancouver)·Dined on September 8, 2017

Food was fine, staff was

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 (Palm Springs)·Dined on September 8, 2017

This is a great place in our Gem of the Desert! #lovecorkandfork
Another happy homeowner that knows about Cork and Fork! I bring all my clients here!
Thanks for always being just fantastic!

Tags: Casual, Happy Hour, Fit for Foodies, Good for Anniversaries, Quick Bite
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 (Central Coast)·Dined on September 2, 2017

Excellent, everything a neighborhood bistro should be.

Tags: Vibrant Bar Scene, Casual, Pre/post Theatre
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 (Orange County)·Dined on August 31, 2017

Love this Gem

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on August 28, 2017

Excellent small plates and wine. Good selection - will definitely be back!

Tags: Tasting Menu, Happy Hour
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