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Top 5 Egg-Porn Places in Greater Palm Springs

Feeling naughty for breakfast? The morning menus at these Coachella Valley restaurants make us over-easy.

Tiffany Carter Restaurants

Egg porn is our favorite Sunday-brunch pleasure — that slow dripping of an egg yolk down the side of the plate is equivalent to (if not better than) morning meditation at the park. All you need is a good poached or sunny-side-up egg and a weapon of mass de-yolking (like a fork) to create some slow-motion ecstasy. September is National

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Transport Your Taste Buds

Azúcar at La Serena Villas in Palm Springs serves tapas with a California twist.

Charles Drabkin Restaurants

Just past the sparkling pool of the newly renovated La Serena Villas in Palm Springs, the French-doored dining room of Azúcar summons with the promise of a relaxing, sumptuous meal. The dining establishment opens to include a few poolside tables when temperatures turn moderate. Moorish mirrors, floral-papered walls, and graphic saw-toothed tiles combine with Frida Kahlo prints and luxurious white-leather

trusstwine

Build it Like Beckman

A new addition to the Uptown Design District in Palm Springs features farm-to-table food and gorgeous cocktails amid architectural elements.

Erin Peters Restaurants

One of the defining features that led to the design of Palm Springs’ new restaurant Truss & Twine was the number of trusses added likely decades before to help brace the Spanish tile roof. “If you look at the design images, all of the trusses are original,” says co-owner Michael Beckman. “That played a role in design.” The “twine” in

ace hotel

Beer for Brunch

Ace Hotel & Swim Club pairs craft beers with breakfast fare as part of its Craft Beer Weekend.

Erin Peters Restaurants

In London in the mid-1720s, it was perfectly normal to imbibe beer all through the day — a pint before breakfast, a pint at breakfast, a pint with supper… The average Northern European drank approximately 3 liters of beer a day. If that sounds like a lot, it is. By comparison, nutrition advocates recommend we drink eight glasses of water

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Drew Davis Goes Whole Hog

While roast pig is the centerpiece at this chef’s alfresco feast, 
it’s friends and family who steal the spotlight.

Lizbeth Scordo 111 East, Restaurants

FOOD Chef Drew Davis is the first to admit he has little time to throw dinner parties. “Honestly, I don’t really have time to do anything, owning my own restaurant,” the 39-year-old says, referring to Catalan Mediterranean Cuisine, the Spanish-influenced Mediterranean eatery he owns in Rancho Mirage with his wife, Cynthia, and parents, Mark and Lecie Davis. So when he

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Best Sandwich Spots in Greater Palm Springs

Here is a definitive list of where you can find the best creation since sliced bread.

Tiffany Carter Restaurants, The Guide

Who would’ve thought back in 1762 that John Montagu, the fourth Earl of Sandwich and a prolific gambler who didn’t want to leave his hand of cards to grab dinner, would start a tasty revolution? Legend has it, during a 24-hour gambling binge he asked the cook to prepare a meal that would not interfere with his intense card game.

acqua california bistro

Acqua California Bistro Arrives at The River

Barbara and Jerry Keller have returned to Rancho Mirage with an expanded restaurant featuring a tried-and-true menu crafted at Lulu’s.

Erin Peters Restaurants

This is the only place in the Coachella Valley you’ll be able to dine on the water with colorful, flying forks. The feel is “very Luluesque,” says John Shay, vice president of operations at Lulu and Acqua California Bistros. “The menu that migrated to Lulu’s was the original Acqua Pazza menu. And now, the menu here is identical to the

palm springs hot dogs

5 Best Places for a Hot Dog

Simplify your search, and find out how this handheld dish is dressed up for your consumption.

Karen Graninger Restaurants, Watch & Listen - Restaurants

When he first considered opening his own hot dog establishment, Tristan Gittens says one piece of advice he received was to limit the selection of sausages. Keep it simple, they told him. Gittens thought otherwise and opened Frankinbun. “Finding a hot dog restaurant that has a large selection of European and American sausages isn’t easy, so I wanted to open

koffi

Koffi to Add Fourth Location

To mark its 15th anniversary, the Palm Springs coffee cafe company will make its next home in a 1970s historic property designed by master architect Hugh Kaptur.

Site Staff Restaurants

Koffi has signed a lease to open its fourth coffee cafe at Kaptur Plaza in central Palm Springs, an historic property designed by master architect Hugh Katur in the mid-1970s. The announcement came as Koffi marked its 15th anniversary Aug. 2 in Palm Springs. The new location is expected to open this winter. Located at 650 E. Tahquitz Canyon Way,

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Some Like it Cold

These aren’t your nana’s borscht.

Lizbeth Scordo 111 East, Restaurants

FOOD The roster of cold soups on restaurant menus used to be confined to a few stalwarts — think vichyssoise, borscht, and gazpacho — but while those classics are still kicking, chefs are getting creative with hot soup’s summer counterpart, especially here in the Coachella Valley, where temps can hit … well, you know. Palm Springs Life chatted with some