Restaurants in Palm Springs, CA

Palm Springs being a cosmopolitan place that attracts people and cultures from everywhere, there is no common denominator among the restaurants Roadfood recommends. No culinary tour would be complete without a mile-high sandwich and rugelach at Sherman’s Deli, stupendously good Guadalajara-accented Mexican food at Felipe’s, a baroque milk shake or malt from Great Shakes, and a top-dollar prime steak at LG’s. Hot dog lovers need to know about Frankinbun, a hole in the wall that elevates weenies and more worldly sausages to gourmet status and serves them with four-star French fries. For a square meal at a fair price, locals go to John’s Restaurant, a vintage California coffee shop that serves breakfast all day. Its specialty: cinnamon roll French toast.

Palm Springs’s Best Restaurants

LG’s Prime Steak House - Porterhouse Steak
LG’s Prime Steak House

PALM SPRINGS, CA

Koffi

PALM SPRINGS, CA

Great Shakes

PALM SPRINGS, CA

Hot dog dressed Chicago-style ... hot dog heaven
Frankinbun | Hot Dog Heaven in Palm Springs

PALM SPRINGS, CA

Three colorful margaritas
Felipe’s

PALM SPRINGS, CA

Four bite-size pastries, coiled around veins of fruit
Sherman’s Deli | Kosher Style Meals in Palm Springs

PALM SPRINGS, CA

Cinnamon roll, sliced horizontally into three rounds, is fried golden brown like French toast, sided by three eggs and bacon
John’s Restaurant | Classic California Coffee Shop | Palm Springs

PALM SPRINGS, CA

Palm Springs Articles & Guides

View All Articles & Guides

Roadfood Adventures: Las Vegas, Nevada to Palm Springs, California

Road trip Las Vegas to Palm Springs Las Vegas, Palm Springs, and the desert between them are full of wonder, including the brightest of bright city lights as well as...

Best Eats from Los Angeles to Palm Springs

Making the drive from L.A. to Palm Springs? Here's where to find the best local, authentic eats along the way, plus where to go once you arrive.

Authentic Local Eats, Vegas to Palm Springs | Roadfood Bests

Road Trip Overview This 5.5 hour road trip will take you over  312 miles from the fast paced streets of Las Vegas to the relaxed town of Palm Springs, just...

Huge cheeseburger

Best Casual Restaurants in Palm Springs | Roadfood Bests

Palm Springs - An Eater's Oasis in the Desert Just a few hours east of Los Angeles, Palm Springs is known for its warm weather, golf courses, midcentury-modern architecture, and...

Randy's donuts exterior view

First Stop: 25 Great Roadfood Eateries Near Airports

Airport Food Food in airports is better than it used to be, but when we arrive by plane, we can't get out of the terminal fast enough. By rental car,...

Great Palm Springs Recipes

Indian pudding in a bowl topped with a scoop of vanilla ice cream.

Indian Pudding

King Ranch Casserole on a plate with Beans

King Ranch Casserole Recipe

Summer Fried Corn

×

Connect with us #Roadfood