Restaurants

While maintaining a small town feel, the California desert provides visitors with world-class menus from award-winning chefs. Cuisines available include American, California fusion, Italian, Japanese, Chinese, French, Greek, Mexican and just about any other type of food imaginable. Our 350 days of annual sunshine allows for more al fresco dining options then much larger cities, and our mountains, golf courses, swimming pools and palm tree lined streets offer dining views like no place else.

Mr Lyons Steakhouse

Mr Lyons Steakhouse

Classy, tasty and sophisticated, Mr. Lyons Steakhouse has taken steak and created a “New Classic” giving it a modern update, with a menu that puts local small farms first. The grand dining room is pure old Hollywood glamour with a steak-centered menu boasting infinite sides and the kind of table side service that instantly transports you to a by gone era.Their Bar/lounge offers something a little more relaxed, where you can savor a true classic cocktail or something seasonal and new. It is actually reminiscent of a five star hotel lobby bar and lounge
Location: 233 E Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs, CA. 92264
Phone: (760) 327-1551
Dish Creative Cuisine

Dish Creative Cuisine

"At Dish, we pride ourselves in creating new and exciting contemporary American cuisine with an emphasis and focus on flavor." They absolutely accomplish this goal all the while using the best available local and organic products whenever possible. Fried olive or dill pickle wedges anyone? How about some Cauliflower Risotto? These represent just some of what`s available on their Happy Hour Menu available at their chic bar. Maple & Balsamic Glazed New Zealand Lamb Chops, Brandt Farms Beef Tenderloin and Diver Scallops are some of their Entree options. But the menu at Dish is frequently changing with new, creative and delicious appetizers, entrees and deserts. Their Private Chef`s Room, great for private parties, is Adjacent to the kitchen & features a wall of glass so guests can watch the Chefs in action.
Location: 1107 North Palm Canyon Drive. Palm Springs, CA 92262
Phone: 760-322-7171
Tipper`s Gourmet Marketplace

Tipper`s Gourmet Marketplace

Grab and go, order for delivery, or eat a gourmet catered meal at your vacation rental. Located in downtown Palm Springs, Tipper`s Gourmet Marketplace is where you will find a trove of gourmet inspiration for your next cocktail or dinner party. Their selection of artisan meats, cheeses, breads, condiments and other delicacies from around the world will inspire. Start your day off right with a breakfast bowl or swing by for lunch and enjoy a freshly made salad or take your taste buds on a European vacation with one of their baguette sandwiches. Pair any of those with a glass of wine or an ice-cold beer for the perfect Palm Springs lunch. At the end of a busy day, the last thing you want to do is cook. Tipper`s also features wonderful dinner selections that you can enjoy on their secluded garden patio or at your vacation rental.
Location: 276 North Palm Canyon Drive. Palm Springs, CA. 92262
Phone: 760-322-6666
The Tropicale

The Tropicale

Welcome to The Tropicale Restaurant & Coral Seas Lounge®, in downtown Palm Springs, where a chic and sophisticated decor provides the setting for distinctive "world cuisine", a provocative mix of zesty influences that creates a delightful dining experience. The menu includes everything from a grilled organic brisket hamburger to amazing pizza, gourmet southern Fried Chicken, Miso-glazed salmon rice bowl and much more.
Location: 330 E. Amado Road, Palm Springs
Phone: 760-866-1952
Eight4Nine Restaurant & Lounge

Eight4Nine Restaurant & Lounge

The elegant and spacious lounge designed with crisp white decor featuring the back-lit onyx bar makes a dramatic statement evoking a chic and swanky atmosphere. The lounge comprises furnishings that offer maximum comfort to entice guests to linger. The comfortable bar stools and white patent leather Louis XIV ghost chairs complete the EIGHT4NINE’s crisp interior. And the food is pretty darn good too. Chic, trendy, cool, luxurious and an eclectic menu featuring a celebration of West Coast Modern American Cuisine which focuses on both presentation and flavors.
Location: 849 North Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs, CA. 92262
Phone: 760-325-8490
Spencer`s Restaurant

Spencer`s Restaurant

If you are looking for one of the best outdoor patio dining experiences in the California desert, Spencer`s Restaurant is for you. Located at the base of Mt. San Jacinto in downtown Palm Springs, the restaurant touts itself as serving "Four Star American Cuisine with a French-Pacific Rim Influence" Appetizers include Chinese Style Kung Pao Calamari, Sautéed Crab Cakes and ahi tuna tartare, while main courses such as Grilled Double Breast of Free Range Chicken, Roasted Portobello Mushroom and Black Angus Filet Mignon round out an incredible menu. Sunday Brunch? Spencer`s is a must.
Location: 701 W. Baristo Rd, Palm Springs, CA. 92262
Phone: 760-327-3446
Tonga Hut Palm Springs

Tonga Hut Palm Springs

The original, and still operating Tonga Hut, is located in LA and has been open since 1958. It is a North Hollywood neighborhood bar that holds the distinction of being L.A.`s oldest Tiki bar still in operation. In 2014, Tonga Hut Palm Springs opened and brought the same classic tiki bar drinks such as the Mai Tai, Zombie, Tonga Punch, Blue Hawaiin and Nui Nui to the California desert. In addition, the restaurant features polynesian and Americanized chinese food such as poo poo platters, kalua pork and coconut shrimp.
Location: 254 N. Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs, CA. 92262
Phone: 760-322-4449
Arnold Palmer`s Restaurant

Arnold Palmer`s Restaurant

Arnold Palmer`s Restaurant is one of the most popular restaurants in the Coachella Valley. Featuring Arnold Palmer`s favorite dishes, with a genuine and inviting atmosphere a hallmark of The King himself, the restaurant treats visitors to a massive collection of memorabilia spanning Palmer`s decades-long professional golf career. Dine indoors in the Masters Room, the British Open Room, the U.S. Open Room, the Palmer Room, or the Wine Room; each provides a unique experience and a journey through Arnold Palmer`s history and triumphs, all with our signature service. The Wine Room, perfect for special events, showcases more than 2,000 bottles of wine. Enjoy dishes like lobster Mac & Cheese, Coachella Date & Bacon Skewers, Shrimp Cocktail, Maple Glazed Salmon just to name a few.
Location: 78164 Avenue 52, La Quinta, CA 92253
Phone: 760-771-4653
Vicky`s Of Santa Fe

Vicky`s Of Santa Fe

Located in a beautiful Santa Fe-style building in elegant Indian Wells, this classic and refined restaurant offers a delectable menu that includes Prime steaks, fresh seafood, rack of lamb, veal and pork chops, rotisserie chicken, blue cheese burgers, and nightly creative specials, such as the Chef’s signature Macadamia Crusted Chilean Sea Bass with a Thai coconut sauce. A walk-in 4,000 bottle wine cellar features California vintages from both well-known winemakers and exclusive boutique vintners, and the music lounge, centered with a 9 foot concert grand piano, rounds out the dining experience with local and nationally known musicians appearing nightly & afternoons.
Location: 45-100 Club Dr, Indian Wells, CA 92210
Phone: 760-345-9770
Cliffhouse Grill & Bar

Cliffhouse Grill & Bar

Jutting from a massive rock outcropping above the desert floor the La Quinta Cliffhouse is renowned for its spectacular views across the valley and providing a lively, casual destination to enjoy a menu of American classics focused on premium steaks and seafood at great prices. The menu highlights vibrant flavors from the desert along with a generous selection of fresh fish and seafood. The wine list has been thoughtfully chosen to complement the food and provide reasonably priced selections including rare and limited bottles. They also have one of the best happy hours in the desert.
Location: 78250 CA-111, La Quinta, CA 92253
Phone: 760-360-5991
Rick`s Restaurant

Rick`s Restaurant

This is an actual Chili, cheese onion omelette with hash browns that I ate at Rick`s Restaurant. It was good...really good. Look at the hash brown carefully. Notice how it is crispy on the outside? Trust me when I say it is delicate on the inside. They make the perfect hash browns. If you are looking for great diner food in the City of Palm Springs, Rick`s is the place (For beakfast, brunch and lunch at least). Enjoy numerous daily homemade soups, plentiful salads, a great selection of sandwiches, omelettes and much more.
Location: 1973 N Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92262
Phone: 760-416-0090
Kaiser Grille Palm Springs

Kaiser Grille Palm Springs

Kaiser Grille is a favorite downtown destination for casual upscale dining, offering seafood, steaks, chops, pizza, salads and an unbeatable Happy Hour. Fresh, top quality ingredients make each dish flavorful and healthy. This is one of Kaiser Restaurant Group`s numerous Palm Springs restaurants. They also own The Chop House and Fresh Grind Brgr Bar, just a few doors down the street. This restaurant has a great downtown Palm Springs location and al fresco dining area.
Location: 205 S Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA. 92262
Phone: 760-323-1003
Tommy Bahama Restaurant, Bar & Store

Tommy Bahama Restaurant, Bar & Store

Embrace the luxury island lifestyle in the heart of Palm Desert; Conveniently located at The Gardens on El Paseo shopping center, Tommy Bahama Restaurant, Bar & Store is ideal for shopping, lunch, dinner, or Happy Hour. Spacious patios with sweeping mountain views create a spectacular backdrop for sipping on a tropical drink and feasting on creative upscale cuisine. Appetizers include ahi poke napolean, Char-Grilled Artichoke, Macadamia Crusted Goat Cheese and Filet Mignon Flatbread. The Chicken Tortilla Soup or Char-Grilled Filet Mignon Salad make great appetizers, or you can have something a bit more filling like the crab stuffed shrimp or Kona Coffee Crusted Ribeye. Island inspired clothing and more can be purchased at the Tommy Bahama store. Eat, drink and then shop shop shop.
Location: 73-595 El Paseo, Palm Desert, CA. 92260
Phone: 760-836-0188
Sopa Restaurant

Sopa Restaurant

Dramatic, refined, and intimate, SOPA offers a unique alfresco dining experience. Enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner in an intimate outdoor setting. Finished with fire pits, fountains, Lindsey Adelman chandeliers and home to Michelin Stared Chef, Giacomo Pettinari, who honed his craft at the legendary El Bulli, Sopa Restaurant is a very distinctive gourmet Palm Springs restaurant.
Location: 1050 E Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA. 92264
Phone: 760-323-1858
Workshop Kitchen + Bar

Workshop Kitchen + Bar

Workshop Kitchen + Bar is located in Palm Spring`s Uptown Design District in the Class 1 Historic El Paseo building built in 1926. The restaurant`s Industrial chic interior gives the historic space a contemporary edge befitting the locale. The food is based around seasonal products from local farms, so the menu changes often. Although "Americana" may best describe the style of the food, influences are many. Favorite techniques in the kitchen include our wood-fired pizza oven, wood-fired grill, and custom sous-vide station. The bar looks mostly to American classics and carefully homemade basics. Original cocktails vary with the market`s availability and the bartender`s mood. Their signature drinks are intoxicating and you won`t find them anywhere else.
Location: 800 N Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA. 92262
Phone: 760-459-3451
Copley`s on Palm Canyon

Copley`s on Palm Canyon

Located in the heart of Palm Springs, the 1940’s former Cary Grant guesthouse has been converted into Copley’s Restaurant, a casual yet sophisticated restaurant offering a friendly indoor and outdoor unique dining experience. The menu is a colorful array of contemporary American dishes filled with unique elements such as the surprising basil ice cream. Copley’s has consistently been rated among the top restaurants in the California desert by Zagat’s and the New York Times. Poached Maine lobster, Hawaiian Ahi Tacos, Prime 12 Ounce New York Steak & Prosciutto wrapped duck breast are just a few of the great dishes available. Andrew Manion Copley is the owner and executive chef. Can`t get much more local than this.
Location: 621 N Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs, CA. 92262
Phone: 760-327-9555
Shanghai Reds Bar & Grill

Shanghai Reds Bar & Grill

Located in the back of Fisherman`s Market & Grill in downtown Palm Springs is a different type of desert dive that makes you feel like you are in a California beach town and not the California desert. Shanghai Reds features great food (specializing in seafood), a casual bar and live music during the weekends on their Open-air stage and dance floor. Oyster`s on the half shell, Bacon wrapped shrimp, clams casino, oysters Rockefeller are just a few of their delicious offerings. But it is their fish tacos that are what Shanghai Reds is known for. You must have the fish tacos...seriously.
Location: 235 S Indian Canyon Drive, Palm Springs, CA. 92262
Phone: 760-322-9293
Aspen Mills Bakery

Aspen Mills Bakery

Aspen Mills Bakery is Palm Spring`s Premier Baker of Artisan Breads, Muffins, Cookies & Pies. In addition, they have delicious sandwiches, using their fresh baked bread of course, salads and have been voted the number 1 BEST Bakery & BEST Sandwiches in the Valley by Desert Magazine. Their Tuscany sandwich includes an eight inch baguette topped with Prosciutto, Capacolla, Honey Glazed Ham, provolone cheese, pepperoncinis, tomatoes, red onions, roasted bell peppers, fresh basil, fresh cilantro, spun lettuce, and robust Italian dressing. For dessert they enjoy their Pumpkin Raisin Nut Muffins or a chocolate brownie. Catering available at Your Vacation Home.
Location: 555 S. Sunrise Way, Suite 101, Palm Springs CA 92264
Phone: 760-323-3123
Pomme Frite

Pomme Frite

A great place for French & Belgian cuisine in the heart of downtown Palm Springs. Pomme Frite Restaurant has attracted a serious following of food aficionados since it opened thanks to its simplicity and by consistently serving superior cuisine with pride but without European pomp. This quaint and cosy bistro features Belgian specialties, moderately priced, includes mouth-watering steamed black mussels and Flemish style beef stew (simmered in Belgian beer). A wide selection of Belgian beers, French and California wines are also available to whet your palette.
Location: 256 S. Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs, CA. 92262
Phone: (760) 778-3727