palm desert dining guide

Local Flavor. You'll find it in Palm Desert restaurants.

Dress in "desert casual" or slip into your finest - Palm Desert has more than 150 restaurants to suit every mood and palate. Whether you want to embark on a create-your-own culinary tour of authentic ethnic dining, savor a traditional steak and potato entree, or nibble on light lunch at a diner or cafe, you'll enjoy fresh, delicious cuisine and attentive service. Plus, many Palm Desert restaurants offer a lively bar scene, as well as picturesque, year-round alfresco dining on climate-controlled patios.

Check out our complete listing of Palm Desert restaurants below and click on the restaurant name for more details in order to find the perfect destination for your next culinary adventure. Make a reservation, browse reviews or see what others are saying on Open Table.

42305 Washington St. Ste. A, Palm Desert
Locals hangout known for fish & chips and karaoke. Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner.
74999 Frank Sinatra Dr., Palm Desert
Casual neighborhood restaurant serving burgers, pasta, sandwiches, salads, desserts. Carside to g...
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74855 Country Club Drive, Palm Desert, CA, USA
Delectable small plates of tantalizing Japanese fare, as well as tempting craft cocktails.
74855 Country Club Drive, Palm Desert
Serving bar food including street tacos, burgers and pizza in addition to signature margaritas an...
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44491 Town Center Way, Palm Desert, CA 92260, USA
Serving tasty takes on American classics such as Oreo Pancakes, Shrimp & Grits and S’mores Fr...
72920 Highway 111, Palm Desert
New York-style wing joint and sports bar with big-screen TVs. Full menu features everything from ...
72840 Highway 111 Ste S359, Palm Desert
Philly cheese steak sandwiches, fresh grilled subs. Lunch/Dinner
74894 Lennon Pl Ste H1, Palm Desert
Comfort meals – burgers, meatloaf, potatoes, salads. Sunday Brunch. Breakfast/Lunch
74950 Country Club Dr, Palm Desert
Quality California cuisine, extensive wine list, bar & lounge, patio & private dining. Lu...
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72620 El Paseo, Palm Desert, CA, USA
Innovative Southwestern cuisine with old-school supper club vibes. Lunch/Dinner
77912 Country Club Dr #34, Palm Desert
Serving brunch and “dunch,” including pancakes and eggs early, then sandwiches, wraps...
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73061 El Paseo, Palm Desert
Traditional American classics, including steaks, chicken and seafood. Outdoor seating. Breakfast ...
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72333 Highway 111, Palm Desert, CA, USA
Born at a pop-up food stand, Dave’s Hot Chicken has created a cult following for their crav...
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42455 Washington Street, Palm Desert, CA, USA
For over 65 years, Denny’s has been a welcoming place where people can connect over great food.
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34300 Monterey Ave #103, Palm Desert
Specializing in hot subs and submarine sandwiches made with premium meats and cheeses, steamed to...
73850 Highway 111, Ste. B, Palm Desert
Small, family-owned joint with more than a dozen fresh, never-frozen homemade burgers on the menu...
40205 Washington Street, Palm Desert, CA, USA
Serving quality American, Mexican, and Greek food in a casual, walk-up setting. Locals’ fav...
73091 Country Club Dr, Palm Desert
World-class grilled to order hamburgers the old fashioned way, homemade fries, salads, vegetarian...
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36901 Cook Street, Palm Desert, CA, USA
Jerry and Sandy Wong, the founders of Hula’s, were born and raised in Hawaii. They brought ...
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72353 Highway 111, Palm Desert
Hamburgers, salads, soft tacos. Tropical atmosphere. Lunch/Dinner
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