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.


Sandwiches crafted with care and good vibes. Choose one of their “Faves” or customize...
Charbroiled burgers star at this fast-food chain also offering deli-type sandwiches, salads &...
Hidden gem for classic breakfast and lunch choices, featuring a huge selection of pancakes, omele...
(760) 565-1430(760) 565-1430
A neighborhood beer and wine bar known for their small plates, Happy Hour specials and live music...
(760) 200-0333(760) 200-0333
Serving brunch and “dunch,” including pancakes and eggs early, then sandwiches, wraps...
Using recipes inspired by the owner’s “grand-mere” and collected through years ...
American food with a twist, thanks to the unique pairing of a hip local vibe with vibrant progres...
Three restaurants under one roof–Bigfoot Pizza, Flame Grill and California Fresh. Take your...
Quality fast food–there’s no cutting corners on those square burgers! Breakfast/Lunch...
Quick, nutritious sub sandwiches for the whole family. Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner.
Continental cuisine in a casual, country club setting. Lunch/Dinner
Hand-rolled, soft baked pretzels and pretzel dogs. Lunch/Dinner
Quick, nutritious sub sandwiches for the whole family. Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner.
Serving up New York-style pizza, cheap drinks and a lively music scene. Lunch/Dinner/Late Night
1940s-styled steakhouse featuring the finest steaks & seafood, unparalleled martinis, fine wi...
The Lobby Bar is a stylish haven for socializing, dining, and relaxation at the JW Marriott Deser...
Offering nutritious, low-fat fruit smoothies and energizing sports drinks made with real fruit an...
“The little sunny spot” serving sandwiches, soups and salads. Open weekdays. Breakfas...
(760) 341-8245(760) 341-8245
Array of fresh sushi or traditional favorites. Cool ice cream crepe desserts, sake, Japanese imp...
Hidden gem for classic breakfast and lunch choices. Breakfast/Lunch
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