It’s not always easy to find a restaurant that the entire family will enjoy, but in Palm Springs, you’ll find you have plenty of options. Whether you’re spending the day exploring family-friendly Palm Springs attractions like to Palm Springs Aerial Tramway or heading to the east end of the Coachella Valley for a morning at The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens, there are plenty of nearby restaurants ready to welcome you and the family with open arms.
If your itinerary has you staying close to downtown Palm Springs, you can always enjoy authentic Mexican fare at Las Casuelas Terraza, a Palm Springs favorite for more than 25 years. This energetic restaurant offers kid-friendly fare like enchiladas, nachos and burritos, plus the live mariachi music during the evenings and weekends keeps the entire family entertained.
Another solid Palm Springs choice is Tyler’s Burgers, a lunch joint known specializing in the simple, kid-pleasing art of hamburgers, potato salad and thick milkshakes.
Over in Rancho Mirage, the kids are sure to want to pose for pictures with the giant bronze pig before sitting down at Babe’s Bar-B-Que for a satisfying plate of ribs and fries, followed by a slice of fresh apple pie served a la mode.
If you’re starting your day off in Palm Desert, why not take the family for breakfast at Louise’s Pantry? Hearty breakfasts are the name of the game here, with everything from waffles to scrambled eggs ready to fuel your family’s day of adventure.
Check out the full list of Palm Springs’ best family-friendly restaurants below.