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.

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77734 Country Club Dr F, Palm Desert
Intimate restaurant with a casual, rustic atmosphere serving German, Hungarian and Eastern Europe...
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73121 Country Club Dr, Palm Desert
Family-owned business serving gyro sandwiches and other authentic Greek specialties in a casual, ...
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73833 State Highway 111, Palm Desert, CA, USA
At BaBaLoo Lounge, classically trained chefs use old family recipes as the inspiration to create ...
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73375 El Paseo, Palm Desert, CA, USA
European-style bakery and restaurant known for delicious desserts and pastries.
74155 El Paseo, Palm Desert
Imaginative eclectic cuisine with Scottish charm. Rack of lamb, steak, fish, salads, desserts, ex...
73130 El Paseo Ste I, Palm Desert
Craving ramen? Rib-eye? Curry? This modern, eclectic restaurant features shareable small plates a...
73675 Highway 111, Palm Desert
A family-run taverna offering authentic Greek food made fresh daily from family recipes. Enjoy th...
73900 El Paseo #2, Palm Desert
A neighborhood beer and wine bar known for their small plates, Happy Hour specials and live music...
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72695 Highway 111 A10, Palm Desert
All the flavors of Southeast Asia, including Thai, Vietnamese and Chinese specialties. Lunch/Dinner
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73405 Highway 111 Ste 105, Palm Desert
Serving fresh Mediterranean cuisine made from healthful ingredients, including gourmet salads and...
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44795 San Pablo Avenue, Palm Desert, CA, USA
Specializes in Pollo A La Brasa. This delectable specialty style rotisserie chicken is unlike any...
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34260 Monterey Ave, Palm Desert
Best pho in the Coachella Valley! Be sure to try to the spring rolls, too. Lunch/Dinner
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73595 El Paseo Ste B1212, Palm Desert
Island-inspired cuisine in a plantation home setting. Lunch/Dinner
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73891 California 111, Palm Desert, CA, USA
Varraco Coffee + Roasters specializes in premium specialty coffee from the Philippines, directly ...
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