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The 9 Best Romantic Restaurants In Palm Desert

Updated: May 12, 2022

Looking for a romantic restaurant for date night? These are the most swoon-worthy venues in Palm Desert. We referred to millions of reviews and analyzed top local sites and these are the most romantic venues we found. With extensive wine lists, seasonal menus, and candlelit tables these venues will make any date night a special one.

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French Rotisserie Café

French, $$, Palm DesertFrench, $$Palm Desert
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Mastro's Steakhouse

American, $$$$, Palm DesertAmerican, $$$$Palm Desert
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • USA Today

    Best Fine Dining in Palm Springs

    USA Today

Pacifica Seafood Restaurant

American, $$$, Palm DesertAmerican, $$$Palm Desert
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life

    2021 Best Outdoor Dining Restaurants in Palm Springs Area

    Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life

Kaiser Grille Palm Desert

American, $$, Palm DesertAmerican, $$Palm Desert
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.5

Bellatrix Restaurant

American, $$, Palm DesertAmerican, $$Palm Desert
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Ristorante Mamma Gina

Italian, $$, Palm DesertItalian, $$Palm Desert
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Jillians

American, $$$, Palm DesertAmerican, $$$Palm Desert
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Mitch's on El Paseo Prime Seafood

American, $$$, Palm DesertAmerican, $$$Palm Desert
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Castellis

Italian, $$$, Palm DesertItalian, $$$Palm Desert
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Why is this list better than others?

Figuring out the best restaurants can take a long time. The restaurants in this list rose to the top after we analyzed the Yelp and Google ratings for 10624 restaurants in Palm Desert, 823905 restaurant reviews, and exactly 264 lists and articles from experts at USA Today and Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life and more. All with some boam magic. The restaurants you see have been featured in USA Today - Best Fine Dining in Palm Springs and Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life - 2021 Best Outdoor Dining Restaurants in Palm Springs Area. As restaurants continue to adapt to COVID-19, you can trust us to show the latest information on which restaurants are open and how with our real-time data recommendation engine. Since boam gets no payment for showing these restaurants, you can trust the restaurants in this list. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Most common questions

La Spiga Ristorante Italiano, Cuistot, and Tiramisu Deli are the highest-rated late-night romantic restaurants in Palm Desert.

La Spiga Ristorante Italiano, Cuistot, and Tiramisu Deli are the highest-rated romantic restaurants for lunch in Palm Desert.

La Spiga Ristorante Italiano, Cuistot, and Tiramisu Deli are the highest-rated romantic restaurants for dinner in Palm Desert.

La Spiga Ristorante Italiano, Cuistot, and Tiramisu Deli are the highest-rated romantic restaurants for a date night in Palm Desert.

La Spiga Ristorante Italiano, Cuistot, and Eddie V's Prime Seafood are the highest-rated vegetarian-friendly romantic restaurants in Palm Desert.

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