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Best American Restaurants in Palm Springs


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A photo of Lulu California Bistro restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Palm Springs
Booked 26 times today
Lulu California Bistro in Palm Springs delivers genuine Californian cuisine to rave reviews. The restaurant is acclaimed for its 3 and 4 course specials, an extensive menu and drink list featuring local wines, and a fun, distinctly Californian atmosphere. Reviewers appreciate Lulu's high standards, with one diner praising the "fantastic client management" resulting in "a 100%, 5 Star award for great food." The diverse menu includes popular dishes like the meatloaf, which one reviewer declares "they are famous for." Further praise goes to the excellent table service, with Jasmine highlighted as particularly stellar, enhancing the overall dining experience.
A photo of 4 Saints restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Palm Springs
Booked 12 times today
4 Saints, a beacon of contemporary American cuisine, thrives in the competitive restaurant industry. Visitors consistently praise the innovative menu which offers diverse choices and caters to a variety of tastes. Customer reviews rave about the beautifully presented, mouth-watering dishes, especially the chicken and fish special. Additionally, 4 Saints is well-known for their impressive beverage menu that includes a vast array of whiskies from around the world, house cocktails, and rye whiskeys. Reviews also highlight the exceptional service, attentive and friendly staff, and the ambiance of the restaurant. Furthermore, the scenic mountain view from the dining area adds to the overall dining experience, making every meal memorable. Therefore, whether it's for a special occasion or an everyday meal, 4 Saints is a top choice for contemporary American cuisine.
A photo of Azucar at La Serena Villas restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Palm Springs
Booked 16 times today
Azucar at La Serena Villas is a gem of Contemporary American cuisine renowned for its outstanding ambiance, exceptional service, and high-quality food. The restaurant authentically captures the essence of this culinary style with its varied menu and well-executed dishes. Reviews consistently praise Azucar for its exquisite dishes, such as the Lamb Chops, Surf n Turf, and Vegan Cauliflower Tacos. The restaurant's ambiance is noted to be serene and beautiful, providing an intimate yet vibrant setting perfect for any occasion. Patrons have also extolled the restaurant's impeccable service as well as its delicious cocktails. With its fabulous food, pleasant atmosphere, and excellent service, Azucar stands as a testament to the richness of Contemporary American cuisine.
A photo of Bongo Johnny's Patio Bar & Restaurant restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Palm Springs
Booked 11 times today
Bongo Johnny's Patio Bar & Restaurant, often recommended to those visiting Palm Springs, is an all-time favorite for many locals and tourists alike. The restaurant is often praised for its exceptional food and service. Their Grilled Chicken Sandwich, Creamy Risotto with Shrimp, and Crab Cake Sandwich earned rave reviews. They are especially known for serving the best Clam Chowder. The Prime Rib, a Saturday Special, is a crowd-pleaser, while the diverse menu ensures everyone finds a dish to love. Patrons are particularly fond of the delightful ambiance and meticulous staff, with Erica, Jennifer, and the owner, Rob, receiving special acclaims.
A photo of Zin American Bistro restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Palm Springs
Booked 11 times today
Zin American Bistro is a must-visit for aficionados of contemporary American cuisine. Hailed by diners as a "perfect New American bistro," Zin boasts an impressive menu comprising diverse brunch options, delectable bar snacks, and a well-curated selection of fine wines and beverages. The high quality of service is repeatedly appreciated by visitors, with one highlighting it as "the best service I have had in nearly a decade." The buttermilk fried chicken, short rib Benedict, and Waygu burger come particularly recommended. What's more, the restaurant's ambience, offering both indoor and patio dining, enhances the overall dining experience. Whether for a casual Sunday brunch or a special date night, Zin American Bistro delivers an exceptional culinary journey through modern American flavors.
A photo of The Pantry at Holiday House restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Palm Springs
Booked 1 time today
Serving our modern take on classic “Americana” cuisine, The Pantry reinterprets the traditional resort menu using a fusion of new techniques and influences. Highlighting the abundance of fresh ingredients sourced from California and the vibrant Coachella Valley, our menu showcases the rich culinary heritage. From farm-fresh produce to locally sourced meats and artisanal cheeses, every ingredient reflects the essence of our locale. PLEASE NOTE: Due to the resort being Adults Only 21+, we ask that no one under 21 are allowed at the restaurant.
A photo of Grand Central Palm Springs restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Palm Springs
Booked 8 times today
The Grand Central in Palm Springs is a gem of American cuisine. The reviews speak volumes about the quality of service and food provided. Patrons frequently commend the exquisite food, including the roasted Brussels sprouts and the small chicken pot pie — a rare find that left a memorable impression. The restaurant has also been commended for its creativity, offering special guest chef dinners that add novelty to the dining experience. Their summer 3-course tasting menu is a hit among regulars. Grand Central also accommodates families well, offering conveniences like high chairs, a kid's menu, and a welcoming, spacious atmosphere. This is a strongly recommended dining spot in Palm Springs.
A photo of Jimmy B’s restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Palm Springs
Booked 2 times today
Delicious Palm Springs: A Culinary Haven at Jimmy B's Grill, Cocktails, and Steakhouse (formerly Sam's Place)Nestled in the heart of the sun-kissed oasis of Palm Springs, Jimmy B's Grill, Cocktails, and Steakhouse has become a culinary landmark, offering an unforgettable dining experience that tantalizes the taste buds and elevates the spirit. With a legacy of fine cuisine and warm hospitality, Jimmy B's has emerged as a beloved destination for locals and tourists alike.Founded by the visionary entrepreneur Jimmy "Jimmy B", this establishment is a beacon of culinary excellence. Jimmy B, a passionate food enthusiast with a penchant for crafting mouthwatering dishes, set out on a mission to create a dining experience that marries the quintessential flavors of the desert with the sophistication of a classic steakhouse.
A photo of High Bar and Restaurant restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Palm Springs
Booked 3 times today
Juniper Table, a restaurant that has become a cornerstone of American cuisine, continues to receive high praise for its wide variety of dishes that capture the essence of traditional American fare. From dinner to all-day meals, the restaurant's offerings are a true testament to the richness and diversity of American gastronomy. The menus shine with dishes like the "Harissa Spiced Chicken" and "JT Burger" for the land lovers, and "Pan Roasted Salmon" for the seafood enthusiasts. Reviewers have raved about the restaurant's "excellent service" and "great ambiance", with one particularly enthused diner proudly declaring, "The steak & frites really hit it out of the park. Really delicious." Others were delighted by the unique "carrots with Vadouvan spice" and the "Pan Seared Cauliflower". Juniper Table has managed to masterfully strike a balance between traditional dishes and innovative creations, offering its patrons the best of American cuisine.
A photo of Eight4Nine restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Palm Springs
Booked 15 times today
Eight4Nine is a contemporary American cuisine restaurant that has consistently delivered excellent dining experiences, as reflected in the glowing reviews. Reviewers describe the food as delicious and diverse with "American Gourmet" being a title agreed upon by many. The service is noted to be good, with staff described as 'some of the nicest you'll ever meet.' The ambiance is unique and contemporary, which marries well with the cuisine and gives diners a wonderful atmosphere. Several reviewers highlight the memorable experience of celebrating events at Eight4Nine, further cementing its status as a top choice for quality contemporary American cuisine.
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