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Trio Restaurant

707 N. Palm Canyon Dr. (Alejo Rd.) Send to Phone
760-864-8746 | Make Restaurant Reservations | Menu
This Uptown Design District restaurant features affordable prix-fixe and à la carte menus, plus a toast-worthy daily happy hour.
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Local Deals: 120 * 90

Cuisine
Open
Lunch & Dinner daily, Brunch Sat.-Sun.
Features
  • Parking lot
  • Dress code: Casual
  • Full bar
  • Reservations suggested

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Dining room at Trio Restaurant, Palm Springs, CA

Trio Restaurant Restaurant Review

: It seems like all the hip and trendy restaurants are located in the Uptown Design District these days. This is where you'll find Trio, which attracts locals as well as weekenders making the pilgrimage from Los Angeles. It's reasonably priced with a three-course prix-fixe menu for just $19 from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. seven days a week. Chef Mark Van Laanen brings touches of New Orleans, Miami and Wisconsin to his menu, with dishes such as a Yankee pot roast. The country pâté, made with pork, veal and green peppercorns, is spot-on; the Key lime tart tastes authentically of the Keys; the trio nut torte is richly satisfying. For the summer, he offers a crawfish potpie that shouldn't be missed; the crawfish are cooked in a classic Creole etouffée sauce that blends nicely with the puff pastry crust. Fried artichoke hearts with caper aïoli, or scallops seared rare in a cantaloupe-habanero sauce and summer succotash are also nice hot weather selections. The setting is bright and contemporary with some clean lines creating that mid-century vibe.

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