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Best Palm Springs Outdoor Dining


Enjoy dining al fresco?  Let yourself be romanced by the sidewalk sounds of a big city or pampered by the peacefulness of a patio garden. Flock to the terrace, deck or boulevard table and share a bite, under the sun, an oversized patio umbrella or the stars. Be it a brunch in the breeze, sunset supper or long lunch, all of it tastes best outside. Visit these restaurants for the best outdoor dining in Palm Springs.


View GAYOT's Top 10 Outdoor Dining Restaurants in Palm Springs

Adobe Grill Mexican
13/20
Dining Room at Adobe Grill, La Quinta, CA La Quinta Resort & Club
49499 Eisenhower Dr.
La Quinta, CA 92253
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Take a trek to Mexico's Oaxaca region at Adobe Grill with its authentic menu and setting to match. More...

Blue Coyote Bar & Grill Southwestern
13/20
445 N. Palm Canyon Dr.
Palm Springs, CA 92262
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Serenading guitarists, Southwestern favorites, refreshing cocktails and a patio setting makes this restaurant a local favorite. More...

Circa 59 California
13/20
Dining Room at Circa 59, Palm Springs, CA Riviera Palm Springs
1600 N. Indian Canyon Dr.
Palm Springs, CA 92262
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Mid-century and thoroughly modern, Circa 59's setting, menu and poolside vibes live up to the hype. More...

Copley's on Palm Canyon Contemporary
14/20
Dining Room at Copley 621 N. Palm Canyon Dr.
Palm Springs, CA 92262
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Hollywood plays a supporting role at this delightful restaurant where the food and cocktails take center stage. More...

Cuistot California
14/20
Dining Room at Cuistot, Palm Desert, CA 72595 El Paseo
Palm Desert, CA 92260
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Bon vivants gather inside the dining room of this classic French bistro with some contemporary touches. More...

Ernie’s Bar & Grill Gastropub
13/20
Tournament Clubhouse at PGA West
55-955 PGA Blvd.
La Quinta, CA 92253

Gastropub overlooking the fairway at PGA West. More...

The Grove Artisan Kitchen California
14/20
Dining Room at The Grove Artisan Kitchen, Indian Wells, CA Miramonte Resort & Spa
45000 Indian Wells Ln.
Indian Wells, CA 92210
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Fresh and seasonal California cuisine is this resort restaurant's calling card. More...

Jackalope Ranch Southwestern
13/20
80400 U.S. Hwy. 111
Indio, CA 92201
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This rambling, rustic ranch offers a lengthy menu and is known for its "low and slow" barbecue offerings, plus draft beer and cocktails. More...

Jake's American
13/20
Dining Room at Jake 664 N. Palm Canyon Dr.
Palm Springs, CA 92262
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Two- and four-legged guests enjoy the American fare at this Uptown Design District destination. More...

Jillian's Contemporary
14/20
Dining Room at Jillian 74-155 El Paseo
Palm Desert, CA 92260
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This chef-owned restaurant has earned a reputation for its menu of European and American fare. More...

La Spiga Ristorante Italiano Italian
14/20
Dining Room at La Spiga Ristorante Italiano, Palm Desert, CA 72557 Hwy. 111
Palm Desert, CA 92260

Take a trip to Tuscany via your palate at this upscale and inviting Italian retreat. More...

Las Casuelas Terraza Mexican
11/20
222 S. Palm Canyon Dr.
Palm Springs, CA 92262
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This downtown Palm Springs restaurant offers traditional Cal-Mex favorites and live entertainment. More...

Le Vallauris French
14/20
Dining Room at Le Vallauris, Palm Springs, CA 385 W. Tahquitz Canyon Way
Palm Springs, CA 92262
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Serving French fare in a classic desert home that has been transformed into a culinary retreat. More...

Norma's American
12/20
Dining Room at Norma Parker Palm Springs
4200 E. Palm Canyon Dr.
Palm Springs, CA 92264
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Norma's offers comfort food with a twist and an enticing al fresco setting. More...

Pacifica Seafood Restaurant Seafood
13/20
Dining Room at Pacifica Seafood Restaurant, Palm Desert, CA The Garden
73505 El Paseo, Ste. F2608
Palm Desert, CA 92260

Pacifica offers carefully honed classics and imaginative surprises. More...

Piero's PizzaVino Pizza
13/20
73722 El Paseo, Ste. 1
Palm Desert, CA 92260

The art of pizza-making figures prominently at Piero's PizzaVino along El Paseo. More...

The Purple Palm Mediterranean
14/20
Dining Room at The Purple Palm, Palm Springs, CA Colony Palms Hotel
572 N. Indian Canyon Dr.
Palm Springs, CA 92262
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A charming poolside restaurant offering a menu on par with the setting. More...

Spencer's American
14/20
Dining Room at Spencer Palm Springs Tennis Club
701 W. Baristo Rd.
Palm Springs, CA 92262
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Located in the Tennis Club neighborhood of Palm Springs is this all-day dining destination in a resort setting. More...

The Tropicale Restaurant & Coral Seas Lounge Eclectic
13/20
330 E. Amado Rd.
Palm Springs, CA 92262
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The Tropicale is a favorite of locals with a crowd that’s ready to sip and sup all night long. More...

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