Palm Springs

Amazing Things To See & Do In Palm Springs

Culinary Options

533 Viet Fusion

1775 E Palm Canyon Dr, Ste 625 Palm Springs, CA 92262
Casual setting for a mix of modern & traditional Vietnamese dishes, plus a cocktail lounge.


1556 N Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92262
Within its Scandinavian designed interior, you’ll enjoy a judicious selection of hand-crafted sushi and whiskey pairings


6 La Plaza, Palm Springs, CA 92262
Intimate, country-chic eatery with a patio for farm-to-table Provençal fare, including breakfast

Rooster & the Pig

356 S Indian Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92262
Stylish, industrial-chic eatery serving ambitious riffs on Vietnamese fare, plus craft cocktails

Blue Coyote Grill

415 N Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92262
For nearly 3 decades, the Blue Coyote Grill has gained a local, national and international reputation for quality Southwestern and authentic Mexican cuisine


415 N Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92262
Tac/Quila is Palm Springs’ best modern Mexican cuisine located downtown. Curated cocktails and a wonderful dining experience to be found here

El Patron

101 S Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92262
El Patron, The Boss of Fresh – Hand Crafted Tacos & Drinks. A boutique Baja inspired eatery committed to serving the freshest natural, local food


707 N Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs
Solid American cuisine & specialty cocktails are served in a lively modern space with a patio (casual)


664 N Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs
Hearty portions of comfort food favorites are served in a relaxed space with a courtyard

Workshop Kitchen & Bar

800 N Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs
Stylish eatery for inventive New American eats & seasonal craft cocktails in a former movie house


701 W Baristo Road, Palm Springs
Set in the San Jacinto Mountains, this elegant spot serves upscale fare with occasional piano music


849 N Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs
Contemporary eatery offering refined New American cuisine in a sleek setting with pops of color


621 N Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs, dinner
Part of the former Cary Grant estate, this romantic restaurant offers elevated American dishes

1501 Uptown Gastropub

1501 N Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs
A range of seasonal freshly prepared food and a comprehensive drinks selection along with first class service.


1501 N Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs
Updated classic European dishes with a contemporary twist. Think warm goat cheese, grilled watermelon salad or a vegetarian cassoulet.

Cheeky’s (Brunch)

622 N Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs
Modern space for creative breakfast & lunch sandwiches, bacon flights & specialty cinnamon rolls. (popular – come early to avoid a line!)

Las Casuelas Terraza

222 S Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs
Family-owned mini-chain serves Mexican food with an American spin in a bustling spot with a patio

Kaiser Grill

205 S Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs
Festive, colorfully lit bistro with an eclectic American menu & outdoor seating for people-watching. (heart of downtown)


200 S Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs
A vast, eclectic menu of American eats plus an all-day happy hour are presented in a modern setting

Tropicale Restaurant

330 E Amado, Palm Springs
Festive eatery with neon-lit exterior & retro tropical interior features an eclectic menu & patio

Tommy Bahamas

The Marlin Bar at Palm Springs
111 N. Palm Canyon Drive Suite 150, Palm Springs

Melvyn’s Restaurant and Lounge

200 W Ramon Road, Palm Springs
Ingleside Inn’s longtime eatery has American fare, old Hollywood history & a lounge with live music

Sherman’s Deli

401 E Tahquitz Canyon Way, Palm Springs
New York style bakery and deli

Shanghai Reds
(inside Fisherman’s Market)

235 S Indian Canyon
nighttime entertainment, Louisiana Cajun (casual)

Tyler’s Burgers

149 S Indian Canyon Dr., Palm Springs

Chicken Ranch

515 N Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs

Purple Room
(Supper Club and Entertainment)

1900 E Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs
Old-school supper club hosting intimate music & comedy shows accompanied by a surf ‘n’ turf menu

Thai Smile

100 S Indian Canyon Dr., Palm Springs
Cozy spot offers comfy booth & table seating for standard Thai fare & drinks amid simple decor

Bill’s Pizza

119 S Indian Canyon Dr., Palm Springs
Comfort food, late night

Attractions In & Around Palm Springs

Palm Springs Village Fest

The Thursday night street fair featuring arts, crafts, food, and entertainment!
Downtown Palm Springs

Visit Palm Springs

A great site with great fun ideas for dining, shopping, playing, and events

Palm Springs Aerial Tramway

The world’s largest rotating tram car – travels over two-and-one-half miles along the breathtaking cliffs of Chino Canyon, transporting riders to the pristine wilderness of the Mt. San Jacinto State Park
1 Tram Way Palm Springs, CA 92262

The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens in Palm Desert

47900 Portola Ave
Palm Desert, CA 92260

Joshua Tree National Park

Joshua Tree National Park is a vast protected area in southern California. It’s characterized by rugged rock formations and stark desert landscapes. Named for the region’s twisted, bristled Joshua trees, the park straddles the cactus-dotted Colorado Desert and the Mojave Desert

Big Wheel Tours
(Jeep tours and Bicycle Rentals)

1590 South Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs, CA 92264

Sunnylands Center & Gardens

(House tours must be purchased in advance)
37977 Bob Hope Drive, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270

Desert Rocks Indoor Climbing Gym

19160 McLane St., North Palm Springs, CA 92258

Sunny Cycle Palm Springs

Electric pedal party!

Palm Springs Air Museum

745 North Gene Autry Trail, Palm Springs, CA 92262

Salton Sea

The Salton Sea is a vast, shallow body of water percolating in the hot desert inland of San Diego and a key stopover point for many birds migrating along the Pacific Flyway


Idyllwild is a mile high paradise nestled in pines of the San Jacinto Mountains of Southern California. Whether you are looking for a romantic getaway or a fun family vacation, there are many adventurous options for a great outing

Slab City

Under the unforgiving sun of southern California’s Colorado Desert lies Slab City, a community of squatters, artists, snowbirds, migrants, survivalists, and homeless people
Slab City Smithsonian Article

Salvation Mountain

Salvation Mountain is a hillside visionary environment created by local resident Leonard Knight in the California Desert area of Imperial County, north of Calipatria, northeast of Niland, near the Slab City squatter/art commune

Limón Palm Springs
560 S. Grenfall Road
Palm Springs, CA 92264