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Mr. Lyons Steakhouse

233 E. Palm Canyon Dr. (W. Palm Canyon Dr.) Send to Phone
Classic and contemporary, Mr. Lyons puts the sizzle in the steakhouse experience.

Dinner Tues.-Sun.

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Mr. Lyons Steakhouse, Palm Springs, CA

Mr. Lyons Steakhouse Restaurant Review

: Mr. Lyon's Steakhouse feels completely old-school but with modern updates. Horseshoe-shaped banquettes are covered in seafoam velvet and tulip-shaped glasses and double-olive garnishes are ferried to white linen-covered tables at a clipped pace. We wonder when Frank and Dean might make an impromptu appearance. Then we're snapped back to the present with an à la carte menu that pays homage to the good old days without sacrificing contemporary tastes. Starters include roasted beef marrow bones, steak tartare and foie gras. The lobster Louis salad is chopped with chunks of Maine lobster, but unfortunately drizzled with flavorless dressing. The 12-ounce rib-eye, on the other hand, hit its marbled mark and was nicely grilled. Side dishes are shareable and range from crisp charred Brussels sprouts to twice-baked potatoes. Finish the meal with a cheese course, or consider one of the desserts, which are on the decadent side, such as classic crème brûlée. The wine list is extensive, with mostly California varietals, but at a place like Mr. Lyons it seems more apropos to order a Sidecar or Manhattan. Check out the lounge with live entertainment, its own menu and a rousing bar scene on weekends. Deal-seekers should arrive early for the discounted food and drinks available during the "Lyons at Five" happy hour.


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