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.

Blue Coyote

Casual Mexican and Southwestern restaurant in downtown Palm Springs. Famous for the "Wild Coyote" margarita.


A real favorite of tourists and locals alike. 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.

John Henry’s Cafe

A local’s favorite. Traditional American menu made with love, served on a cozy patio.

Le Vallauris

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

Antigua Kitchen and Bar

One of he biggest outdoor patios on Palm Canyon Drive, American and Latin American dishes made with locally sourced farm to table ingredients.

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??


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