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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74450 Highway 111, Palm Desert
Treat yourself to prime rib, steaks, chops or seafood, or enjoy the lively lounge area. Lunch/Din...
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73405 El Paseo Ste 120, Palm Desert
A sophisticated, classic steakhouse serving the finest quality food in a distinct ambience. Dinner
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74880 Country Club Dr, Palm Desert
Fork-tender steaks served in a traditional steakhouse setting. Dinner
77932 Country Club Drive, Suite 2-4, Palm Desert, CA, USA
Discover flavors of land and sea at Oceana Palm Desert. From creative seafood dishes to tradition...
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72220 Highway 111, Palm Desert
Best known for grilled steaks, chicken and seafood, Outback also offers a wide variety of crisp s...
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74740 Highway 111, Palm Desert
Nationally renowned restaurant serving sizzling steaks and great seafood. Voted best steakhouse i...
73061 El Paseo, Palm Desert, CA, USA
Sophisticated yet casual spin on classic seafood and steakhouse fare. Lunch/Dinner
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73505 El Paseo Ste 2600, Palm Desert
1940s-styled steakhouse featuring the finest steaks & seafood, unparalleled martinis, fine wi...
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