Taste of Bliss

Eat your hearts out — from the rehearsal dinner to an alfresco send-off brunch.


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Enjoy great cuisine for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and late night. The Greater Palm Springs area packs layers of enticing flavors into a moderately sized area that’s easy to navigate. Top-rated eateries lie conveniently around every bend, no matter what’s on your wedding itinerary or where you plan to celebrate.

Rise and Shine

The wait is worth it at one of the most popular brunch spots offering flights of bacon.

Escena Lounge & Grill
Sunday brunch overlooks the golf course with panoramic mountain views.

Stylish and upbeat dining at the Parker Palm Springs.

Downtown and Uptown Trends

Fascinating pizzas and salads in an ultra-cool restaurant with a lounge vibe.

Sidewalk café with changing Asian dishes.

Lulu California Bistro
Hip, two-level restaurant that feels like one big party.

A mixed crowd, lively atmosphere, and American classics.

Workshop Kitchen + Bar
Urban concept restaurant with a minimalist aura and community tables.

Hotel Chic

Palm Springs Weddings
Max And Poppy

ACE Hotel & Swim Club
King’s Highway sources local ingredients for its spin on roadside nostalgia.

Colony Palms Hotel
Purple Palm Restaurant has a long marble bar and jazz brunch on Sundays.

Parker Palm Springs
Sultry Mister Parker’s offers seductive dining.

Riviera Palm Springs
Red leather and chandeliers, Circa 59 features a changing locally-sourced menu.

The Saguaro
Share Basque and Spanish small plate at Tinto restaurant and wine bar.

Viceroy Palm Springs
Yellow-and-white Regency theme complements menu choices at Citron.

Villa Royale Inn
Europa Restaurant beckons amid this intimate Mediterranean escape.

JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa
No matter what your culinary mood, JW Marriott Desert Springs offers a world of tastes, from a Japanese steakhouse to Rockwood Grill.

Hyatt Regency Indian Wells
Seasonal menu delights at Lantana restaurant or enjoy fine tequila at Agave Sunset Lounge.

Garden Patio/Sidewalk Seating

Copley’s on Palm Canyon
Cary Grant’s 1940s estate serves dinner alfresco.

Le Vallauris
A romantic standout for special occasions infused with authentic French sensibility.

Spencer’s Restaurant
A garden setting with style, romance, and award-winning cuisine.

Zin American Bistro
Flavorful and festive with both French and American specialties.

A hip, casual Euro-style bistro in the Uptown Design District.

Steak Lovers

Two locations (Palm Springs and La Quinta) locally owned with an on-premises dry-age facility for signature steaks.

Ruth’s Chris
The name says it all. The sizzling-hot, buttery steaks say the rest.

El Paseo steak house keeps seafood lovers happy, too.

Chop House
Classic steakhouse set downtown across from LG’s.

The Falls
Overlooking Palm Canyon, sample “smokin’ martinis” at this steakhouse.

The bar is popular for their prime burgers and “skinnier cocktails.”

Sophisticated setting in private dining rooms.

The Steakhouse
Elegant dining with casino action just outside. Check out either location at Agua Caliente Casino • Resort • Spa or Spa Resort Casino.

Casual Affairs

Azul Tapas Lounge
Outdoor tapas bar features gliders that swing.

Grind BRGR Bar
Second-floor sports bar with outdoor seating.

Woody’s Burgers
Great burgers served in retro malt-shop style with live music in the back.

Las Casuelas Terraza
Always hopping Mexican restaurant, from the low-key lunches to weekend live dance bands.

Palm Springs Crispy, oven-fired pizzas, cocktails, and conversation.

Native Foods
Fresh, innovative vegetarian and vegan eats.

Old Spaghetti Factory
The price is right for inclusive pasta meals.

Sherman’s Deli & Bakery
A beloved hangout for classic deli sandwiches and colossal desserts.

Tyler’s Burgers
Worth the wait for juicy burgers in the small tented patio.

Something for Everyone

El Paseo
Elegant shopping district offers a wealth of dining choices.

The River at Rancho Mirage
Movie theaters and light shopping mingle with The Cheesecake Factory, Babe’s Bar-B-Que, P.F. Chang’s, and others.

Down Valley Elegance

Castelli’s Ristorante
Serious Italian cuisine with an old-school ambiance.

Cliffhouse Grill & Bar
Valley views from the cliff-side outdoor patio.

Fireside French dining with attentive European service.

Morgan’s in the Desert
Modern hacienda setting pairs with an award-winning chef.

Wally’s Desert Turtle
Formal continental dining with rooms for private celebrations.

Mediterranean vibe and cuisine in a chic setting.

Sweet Endings

Woos your sweet tooth with wines, beers, and picturesque confections.

Popular modern coffee house with two locations with great brews and blends.

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