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Trio Restaurant

707 N. Palm Canyon Dr. (Alejo Rd.) Send to Phone
760-864-8746 | Make Restaurant Reservations | Order Now! | 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

Lunch & Dinner daily, Brunch Sat.-Sun.
  • 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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Went to Trio for Easter brunch...
by JoeGuy on Thu Apr 09, 2015 9:34 am
Went to Trio for Easter brunch with a friend. Wanted to like this place since we heard good feedback for most people. Breakfast was cold and overcooked. I had Eggs Benedict and the eggs were hard boiled and lacking flavor and sauce. Also, the bacon was tough and tasted old, as well as, being overcooked. We might give it one more chance for the fixed price menu, but when you spend $50.00 on Breakfast and it wasn't even good, it is hard to say. I wanted to mention this to the owner, as he was there that morning, but my friend said NO, it wouldn't be right. The restaurant was not crowded, but they forced everyone to eat on top of each other in the front corner by the windows. I guess they do this to look like the restaurant is busy.
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