Palm Springs and the Desert Resorts Restaurants

We’ve compiled the best of the best in Palm Springs and the Desert Resorts - browse our top choices for Restaurants during your stay.

Recommended Fodor’s Video

Sort by: 36 Recommendations {{numTotalPoiResults}} {{ (numTotalPoiResults===1)?'Recommendation':'Recommendations' }} 0 Recommendations
CLEAR ALL CLEAR ALL
Loading...
  • 1. 4 Saints

    $$$$ | Contemporary

    Perched on the seventh-floor rooftop of the Kimpton Rowan Palm Springs, where stunning views unfold from nearly every table, 4 Saints serves...Read More

  • 2. Bouchee Café & Deli

    $ | American

    Devotees of this La Quinta favorite come here for farm-to-table Euro-style meals and deli items. Order the salads or gorgeous sandwiches—the...Read More

  • 3. Cheeky's

    $ | American

    The artisanal bacon bar and hangover-halting mimosas attract legions to this breakfast and lunch joint, but brioche French toast and other favorites...Read More

  • 4. Clementine's Gourmet Marketplace and Cafe

    $$ | Eclectic

    A favorite of families, lunching ladies, and couples, Clementine's presents an artful mix of Mediterranean flavors. Diners at the café perch...Read More

  • 5. EIGHT4NINE

    $$$ | American

    The dazzling interior design and eclectic Pacific Coast dishes made from scratch lure locals and visitors alike to this swank yet casual restaurant...Read More

  • 6. Lavender Bistro

    $$$$ | French

    This romantic bistro with a spacious outdoor atrium decked out with flowers, fountains, and twinkling lights makes diners feel like they've...Read More

  • 7. Pappy & Harriet's Pioneertown Palace

    $$$ | American

    Smack in the middle of what looks like the set of a Western is this cozy saloon where you can have dinner, relax over a drink at the bar, and...Read More

  • 8. Tyler's Burgers

    $ | American

    Families, singles, and couples head to Tyler's for simple lunch fare that appeals to carnivores and vegetarians alike. Expect mid-20th-century...Read More

  • 9. Arnold Palmer's

    $$$$ | American

    From the photos on the walls to the trophy-filled display cases, Arnie's essence infuses this restaurant. Families gather in the spacious restaurant...Read More

  • 10. Carlee's Place

    $$$ | American

    Sooner or later most visitors to Borrego Springs wind up at Carlee's Place for a drink and a bite to eat, drawn by the extra-large menu with...Read More

  • 11. Carmelita's Mexican Grill and Cantina

    $ | Mexican

    A friendly, family-run eatery tucked into a back corner of what is called "The Mall," Carmelita's draws locals and visitors all day, whether...Read More

  • 12. Catalan

    $$$ | Mediterranean

    At this restaurant known for its beautifully prepared Mediterranean cuisine you can dine inside or under the stars in the atrium. The service...Read More

  • 13. Ciro's Ristorante and Pizzeria

    $$ | Italian

    Serving pizza and pasta since the 1960s, this popular casual restaurant has a few unusual pies on the menu, including cashew with three cheeses...Read More

  • 14. Copley's on Palm Canyon

    $$$$ | American

    Chef Manion Copley prepares innovative cuisine in a setting that's straight out of Hollywood—a hacienda once owned by Cary Grant. Dine in the...Read More

  • 15. Coyote Steakhouse

    $$$ | American

    The upscale Coyote Steakhouse at the Palms at Indian Head hotel caters to those who want a fancy dinner, particularly hunks of filet mignon...Read More

  • 16. Crossroads Cafe

    $ | American

    Mexican breakfasts, chicken-cilantro soup, and hearty sandwiches are among the draws at this Joshua Tree institution for pre-hike breakfasts...Read More

  • 17. El Mirasol at Los Arboles

    $$ | Mexican

    Chef Felipe Castañeda owns two Mexican restaurants in Palm Springs—this one, part of Los Arboles Hotel, is outside on a charming patio set amid...Read More

  • 18. Jackalope Ranch

    $$$ | American

    It's worth the drive to Indio to sample flavors of the Old West, 21st-century style. Inside a rambling 21,000-foot building, holding a clutch...Read More

  • 19. Las Casuelas Nuevas

    $$ | Mexican

    Hundreds of artifacts from Guadalajara, Mexico, lend festive charm to this casual restaurant, which has an expansive garden patio. Tamales and...Read More

  • 20. Le Vallauris

    $$$$ | French

    A longtime favorite that occupies the historic Roberson House, Le Vallauris is popular with ladies who lunch, all of whom get a hug from the...Read More

No Restaurants Results

Please try a broader search, or expore these popular suggestions: