10 Best Restaurants with Gluten-Free Menus in Palm Springs

Marissa Willman

By , Local Expert, Palm Springs
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Just because you're going on vacation doesn't mean you have to throw your diet out the window. If you're trying to cut gluten out of your diet, you'll be happy to know that there are plenty of accommodating restaurants in Palm Springs and the surrounding Coachella Valley. Whether you're looking for a hearty gluten-free breakfast, organic lunches to go or five-star dining experiences without the wheat, you'll find plenty of menus that fit the bill in Palm Springs.

One of the best gluten-free menus in Palm Springs is at LULU California Bistro on South Palm Canyon. From lettuce wraps and salads to pasta, seafood and desserts,...  Read more »

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    LULU California Bistro

    LULU California Bistro offers one of the largest gluten-free menus in Palm Springs.

    Local Expert Tip: "Dine upstairs for lunch with a view. You'll be able to enjoy the modern design and decor that's as much a part of LULU as the fresh cuisine."

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    Acqua Pazza

    Acqua Pazza offers one of the desert's most inclusive gluten-free menus, including soups, salads, entrees and desserts.

    Local Expert Tip: "Request a patio table to sit on the water and enjoy views of the San Jacinto Mountains."

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    Cheeky's is one of Palm Springs' most popular breakfast and lunch restaurants, and it offers gluten-free options.

    Local Expert Tip: "Cheeky's offers a gluten-free waffle that shouldn't be missed."

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    Giuseppe's Pizza & Pasta

    Giuseppe's Pizza and Pasta offers a gluten-free option for its thin crust pizzas.

    Local Expert Tip: "Try the "House Special," a pie topped with sausage, pepperoni, onion, mushrooms and tomatoes."

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    Birba offers gluten-free crusts for its impressive pizza menu.

    Local Expert Tip: "The kitchen's creativity is best experienced through the special menu, which rotates weekly and includes pizzas (both red and white), salads, appetizers and entrees."

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    Roy's offers a special gluten-free menu with appetizers, entrees and desserts, too.

    Local Expert Tip: "Don't miss the Misoyaki Butterfish, one of Roy's signature dishes (and gluten-free, to boot)."

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    Spencer's Restaurant

    Spencer's Restaurant offers an impressive number of gluten-free options, from huevos rancheros to wild mushroom risotto.

    Local Expert Tip: "Looking for the perfect setting to get some business done over lunch or have a romantic rendezvous in Palm Springs? There's no better lunch restaurant than Spencer's."

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    Wang's in the Desert

    Wang's in the Desert highlights all of the gluten-free options on their menus.

    Local Expert Tip: "Head to Wang's in the Desert on a Sunday to enjoy all-day happy hour specials in the bar and patio areas."

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    Wolfgang Puck Pizza Bar

    Wolfgang Puck Pizza Bar focuses on wholesome ingredients, and a gluten-free menu is available.

    Local Expert Tip: "The margherita pizza and roasted beet salad are some of the pizza bar's best gluten-free options."

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    Bill's Pizza

    Bill's Pizza is one of the most beloved pizza joints in Palm Springs, and it offers gluten-free crusts for those avoiding wheat.

    Local Expert Tip: "Carol's White Pizza (three types of cheese with garlic, olive oil sauce and basil) is a definite must-try."



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