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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72840 Highway 111 Ste 425, Palm Desert
Charming bookstore cafe offering Starbucks beverages and pastries. Lunch/Dinner
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72695 California 111, Suite A6, Palm Desert, CA, USA
Eat Plants. Look good in your pants. A kitchen inspired by love of good food, nature, and the ani...
40205 Washington Street, Palm Desert, CA, USA
Serving quality American, Mexican, and Greek food in a casual, walk-up setting. Locals’ fav...
45400 Larkspur Lane, Palm Desert CA 92260
Classic twist on modern California cuisine, featuring local and fresh ingredients from local farm...
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73655 El Paseo, Palm Desert, CA, USA
Delivering a fresh California take on international cuisine, Sweet Basil sources the finest ingre...
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