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Restaurants in Palm Springs Area

Whether it’s a classic culinary temple or a local haunt, these Palm Springs Area restaurants are destinations in and of themselves. Read on to discover Travel + Leisure’s picks for the best Palm Springs Area restaurants and dining experiences. Browse our travel guides for insider information on food trucks, bakeries, cafés, coffeehouses, farm-to-table restaurants, diners, trattorias, bistros, pizzerias, ice cream parlors, tapas bars, noodle houses, sushi counters, fine dining establishments, and more.

Our global network of editors and writers selects the best restaurants in Palm Springs Area to help travelers soak up the local scene and find authentic dishes. Whether highlighting an insider hot spot, a celebrity chef’s newest restaurant, a hip coffeehouse, or the best place for cheap eats, Travel + Leisure takes you there, serving up the best Palm Springs Area restaurant listings. Below find T+L’s top picks for where to eat in Palm Springs Area.

  • Blend, La Quinta

  • Cheeky’s

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Locals arrive early to avoid waiting in line for the famous brunch at popular Cheeky's in Palms Springs. The 20-seat restaurant, with an outdoor pa... More
  • Cimarrón

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Dine alfresco among the rose gardens at this hotel restaurant, which sources most of its ingredients locally. Try dishes plucked straight out of lo... More
  • Circa 59

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    The Riviera Palm Springs hotel received a $70 million makeover in 2008, and its marquee dining option is Circa 59, designed to evoke a retro Hollyw... More
  • Copley's on Palm Canyon

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Once the guesthouse of actor Cary Grant, Copley’s has an adobe-tiled roof, olive trees, and a dining patio with a fire pit. The Spanish theme is re... More
  • Cowboy Way BBQ

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    Rancher-turned-restaurateur Daniel Placencia dishes up trophy winning chili with chunks of pork and a fiery, thick sauce. Cowboy Way in Palm Spring... More
  • Crossroads Cafe

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    The fresh-made multigrain pancakes and cheddar-jack omelettes are popular with breakfasting climbers. More
  • Dink’s Restaurant & Ultra Lounge

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Drinking alfresco will have you seeing stars in the cabanas. The ambitious cocktail menu includes nine fruit-infused mojitos and a martini with mud... More
  • Elmer's Pancake House

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    Set against a rocky hillside backdrop, Elmer’s is best known for its pancakes—served all day—topped with everything from strawberries to Oregon-sou... More
  • Fusion One 11

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Splurge at this eclectic small-plates restaurant where the menu might include ahi sashimi with napa cabbage and sriracha. More
  • Jake’s Ready to Eat

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Christopher Malm and Bruce Bloch named their American bistro Jake’s after their West Highland Terrier. Located in the Uptown Design District, this ... More
  • Melvyn's

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
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  • Mister Parker's

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Mister Parker’s is an eclectic bistro located just off the lobby of the Parker Palm Springs hotel. Beyond the velvet curtain entrance is a dining a... More
  • Never on Wednesday

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
  • Norma's, Palm Springs

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Breakfast at Norma’s in the Parker Palm Springs is now as much or more an institution as it is in Le Parker Meridien in New York. Go healthy (egg-w... More

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