Dining in Palm Springs can be an unforgettable affair, especially if your itinerary includes a night of pampering at one of the desert’s top choices for fine dining. Whether you prefer French cuisine, contemporary menus or a finely presented plate of hand-cut steak, you’ll find just the fine dining experience to please your palate in Palm Springs.
If you only have a chance to splurge on one fine dining experience, make it at Wally’s Desert Turtle in Rancho Mirage. Long heralded as one of the top restaurants in the Coachella Valley, Wally’s Desert Turtle leaves a lasting impression with its immaculately decorated dining room and fine French cuisine.
Speaking of fine French dining, you won’t be disappointed at the charming Le Vallauris in Palm Springs, either. Housed in a ranch-style house outfitted with classic French decor, this upscale restaurant is known for its grand menu items and spectacular service.
Beyond French food, fine dining options in the desert include the continental cuisine of Spencer’s and Copley’s on Palm Canyon, two highly rated restaurants in Palm Springs. Steak-lovers won’t want to miss the quality cuts or impeccable service of LG’s Prime Steakhouse or Mastro’s Steakhouse, either.
Explore the full list of the desert’s 10 best restaurants for fine dining below.