It's hard to beat dining outside under palm trees with mountain views and blue skies in the oasis called Palm Springs. Enjoying a warm meal and a chilled cocktail, with a gorgeous California sunset in the background, is a vacation must. These local Palm Springs restaurants have the perfect patios for outdoor dining. Here's where to enjoy your next al fresco meal!


Italian-inspired funky hip outdoor restaurant. Serves food later.


Decadent, refined, and intimate, ‘foodie’ menu that offers a unique alfresco dining experience.

Eight4Nine – One of the most popular restaurants in Palm Springs, Eight4Nine also boasts one of the city’s largest outdoor seating areas.  Its extensive menu of California cuisine consistently offers up many delicious choices to consider.


A real favorite of tourists and locals alike. A beautiful outdoor garden that serves the classic extensive menu of delicious options. Great for a date night!


Dine at the previous Cary Grant estate, this romantic restaurant offers elevated American dishes served on an exquisite candle-lit patio.

Le Vallauris

An absolutely beautiful tree-lit patio that serves very traditional, and delicious French Cuisine.

Jake’s - A local favorite, Jake’s serves terrific California Cuisine around a small courtyard patio. Be sure to save room for dessert, they’re some of the most decadent in town!

Copley’s - Located in the historic Cary Grant estate with its large and beautiful outdoor courtyard, Copley’s is known for a delicious menu including steaks, fresh seafood and an impressive wine list. Considered a classic here in Palm Springs.

Ruben & Ozzy’s Seafood Grill – This casual fun patio spot serves wonderful pastas, fish tacos and delicious broiled oysters!  A great place to go and fill the table with small plates to share!

Tommy Bahamas Marlin Bar – But isn’t that a clothing store? We’re here to tell you it’s also a very tasty and casual patio restaurant serving seasonal cuisine and outstanding fresh drinks!  A perfect spot to drop in while shopping along Palm Canyon.

V Wine Lounge – What’s not to love about this patio dining spot with a first-rate wine list, and cocktails too!  The small plate menu is eclectic and delicious.  A perfect spot to enjoy a Palm Springs evening!



And a few Lunch & Brunch options as well….

Tyler’s Burgers

Tyler’s is considered by many to have one of the best burgers in town. Only open for lunch, served on a cozy covered patio.


Made from scratch creative breakfast, brunch & lunch menus. Did someone say bacon flights & specialty cinnamon rolls??


The French-inspired menu is served in a secret wisteria garden tucked behind the plaza buildings. Absolutely delicious, made with love food served fresh every day.