Palm Desert Dining

Discover the Best Restaurants in the Palm Springs Desert

Foodies! Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to experience some of the best restaurants the Valley has to offer. Palm Springs Desert Resorts Restaurant Week is the perfect time to visit your favorite restaurant or try something new, as chefs prepare delicious 3 courses meals for your dining pleasure at special pricing, along with valley wide discounts for rooms with a unique opportunity to explore the Coachella Valley. Eat, See, Stay: Palm Springs Desert Resorts Restaurant Week

From desert casual to your finest outfit, Palm Desert dining offers more than 150 restaurants to suit every occasion and taste. The staff at Shadow Mountain Resort recommends the following restaurants, not only for their close proximity to our hotel, but also for the atmosphere, quality of food, and service – some of the best in Southern California. These and other fabulous restaurants are located along El Paseo, just a few short blocks from the resort.


Can’t decide where to eat? Join Desert Tasty Tours, a walking food tour along El Paseo and sample six different restaurants/specialty shops during this 3-hour tour. In addition to sampling a variety of foods, learn about the art, history, and culture of Palm Desert and the surrounding area. Tours are held Wednesdays – Saturdays, October through April.

Hotel guests, we hope you will use this guide to sample some of these and other great Palm Desert area restaurants.

Desert Fox Bar

cocktail lounge

Located just a few blocks from the famous El Paseo shopping and dining district, the Desert Fox Bar is one of Palm Desert’s best bars. The cozy cocktail lounge originally Read more…

Toucan’s Tiki Lounge

tropical drink

Toucan’s Tiki Lounge is one of the hottest gay bars in Palm Springs, and it’s well known for its drag queen shows and events. Toucan’s Tiki Lounge hosts events and Read more…

Copa Nightclub

dance club

The Copa Nightclub is one of the hottest nightclubs in Palm Springs. This is the place for parties and celebrations, and you’ll almost always run into a birthday party or Read more…

The Nest

the nest nightclub

The Nest is one of the Coachella Valley’s longest-standing live entertainment clubs. The Nest first opened its doors in 1965 and has been serving dinner and nightly entertainment ever since. Read more…


Burgers and fries at a nice bar restaurant

Eureka offers American craft fare and craft beer in a casual environment. Stop by for their two daily “hoppy” hours from 2pm – 5pm and 9pm – close.

La Fe Wine Bar

Red wine and cheese at a wine bar

La Fe Wine Bar offers a great selection of wines in a modern and elegant atmosphere. They also offer a variety of dishes, from charcuterie plates to flatbread.

Bill’s Pizza

White Sauce Pizza

Bill’s Pizza in Palm Springs offers quick and tasty pizza, salads, wine and beer. Stop in for dinner or order in to your hotel room after a long day of fun.