Nightlife: Discover Palm Desert After Dark.


When the sun goes down, Palm Desert nightlife still sizzles. That’s because this desert city is home to an array of cosmopolitan bars, cafes, clubs and casinos perfect for spending those warm, pleasant nights. You can even catch a Broadway-style show at the stunning McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts or simply take in a relaxing movie.Desert Springs Resort & Spa

Want proof? Just spend your evening enjoying any of these great nightlife ideas:

Casinos

You don’t have to head to Vegas to win big during your Palm Desert vacation. With several casinos and gaming resorts located around Palm Desert and in neighboring Palm Springs, Indio and Rancho Mirage, you’ll find plenty of places for bingo, blackjack and all your favorite games – and all just minutes from your Palm Desert hotel or vacation rental.

Movie Theaters

Whether you’re a foreign-film or indie buff looking for the latest in avant-garde cinema or a family looking for a kid-friendly flick, the Palm Desert area has plenty of movie theaters to choose from, including the Cinemas Palme d'Or located at the Westfield Mall.

Visit Google Movies to find features, showtimes and more for all of Palm Desert’s theaters.

Bars & Cafes

From listening to jazz at a laid-back café to sampling California’s finest vintages at a local wine bar, there’s a place in Palm Desert that has just what you’ve been looking for on your next night out.

Restaurant/Cafe

19th Hole Sports Bar & Restaurant

(760) 772-6696

Locals hangout known for fish & chips and karaoke. Lunch/Dinner.

Food Type:

American

Cost Range:

$

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42305 Washington St # A

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3rd Corner Wine Shop & Bistro

(760) 837-9600

http://www.the3rdcorner.com/

A unique wine shop inside a bistro allows you to pick out the bottle of your choice and enjoy it for a modest corkage fee. Lunch, Dinner & Late Night dining available.

Food Type:

American

Cost Range:

$$-$$$

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73101 Highway 111

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Blue Star Lounge

(760) 341-1725

http://www.desertspringsresort.com/

Serving bar food including steet tacos, burgers and pizza in addition to signature margaritas and handcrafted cocktails.

Food Type:

American

Cost Range:

$$

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74855 Country Club Dr.
Desert Springs, J.W. Marriott Resort & Spa

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Buffalo Wild Wings

(760) 779-9464

http://www.buffalowildwings.com/

New York-style wing joint and sports bar with big-screen TVs. Full menu features everything from starters and salads to burgers and ribs.

Food Type:

American

Cost Range:

$-$$

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72918 California 111
Westfield Mall

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Casey's Restaurant & Lounge

(760) 345-6503

Upscale casual dining, great neighborhood bar, karaoke, and sing-along piano bar. Lunch/Dinner

Food Type:

American

Cost Range:

$$

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42455 Washington Street

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Firecliff

(760) 773-6565

http://www.firecliffdining.com

All your favorites, prepared with flair and a passion for everything that is cutting edge in the culinary world. Entertainment nightly. Dinner


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Food Type:

Int'l/Continental

Cost Range:

$$$

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73725 El Paseo

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Il Corso

(760) 341-6700

http://ilcorsopd.com/

Enjoy genuine Italian hospitality and authentic specialties, including homemade pastas, wood oven pizza, seafood and nightly specials, at this new El Paseo restaurant. Pizza and Pasta Bar open 11:30am-11:30pm; fine dining nightly from 4:30-10pm.

Food Type:

Italian

Cost Range:

$$$

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73520 El Paseo, Ste. B

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Pizzeria Villagio Italian Kitchen

(760) 779-5050

http://www.pizzeriavillagio.com/index.php

New York and specialty pizzas, baked in a traditional pizza oven. Salads and sub sandwiches, too. Lunch/Dinner/Late Night

Food Type:

Italian

Cost Range:

$-$$

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37029 Cook St., Ste. 101

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Red Barn

(760) 346-0191

Cocktail lounge serving hamburgers, tacos, and sandwiches. Pool table, shuffleboard, darts, Lotto, keno, and other games. Dinner

Food Type:

American

Cost Range:

$

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73290 California 111

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Roc's Firehouse Grille

(760) 340-3222

http://rocsfirehouse.com/

Burgers and American classics in a casual, sports bar and grill setting. Late night dining. Lunch/Dinner

Food Type:

American

Cost Range:

$-$$

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36891 Cook Street #10
University Village

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Sassper's Tapas Bistro

(760) 862-1987

http://www.sasspers.com

Palm Desert's only tapas and wine bar, serving creative and innovative cuisine. Dinner/Late Night.

Food Type:

Int'l/Continental

Cost Range:

$$

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73-675 Highway 111

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Schmidy's Tavern

(760) 837-3800

http://www.schmidystavern.com/

Classy pub with cold beer and tasty food. Lunch/Dinner

Food Type:

American

Cost Range:

$$

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72286 California 111

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Sullivan's Steakhouse

760-341-3560

http://www.sullivansteakhouse.com/

1940s-styled steakhouse featuring the finest steaks & seafood, unparalleled martinis, fine wine selection & live jazz. Dinner.


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Food Type:

Steakhouses

Cost Range:

$$$

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73505 El Paseo
The Gardens on El Paseo

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The Hood Bar & Pizza

(760) 636-5220

http://www.thehoodpizza.com

Serving up New York-style pizza, cheap drinks and a lively music scene. Lunch/Dinner/Late Night

Food Type:

Italian

Cost Range:

$$

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74360 California 111

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The Lobby Bar

(760) 341-1725

http://www.desertspringsresort.com

The Lobby Bar is a stylish haven for socializing, dining, and relaxation at the JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort. Lunch/Dinner

Food Type:

American

Cost Range:

$$

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74-855 Country Club Dr.
Desert Springs JW Marriott Resort & Spa

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Tilted Kilt

(760) 773-5458

http://www.tiltedkilt.com/

Casual sports pub with a nice selection of burgers, sandwiches, salads and more. With 30 draft and bottled beers available, "A Cold Beer Never Looked So Good."

Food Type:

American

Cost Range:

$-$$

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72191 Highway 111

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TJ's Steaks, Pasta & Spirits

(760) 345-6744

Specialty dishes, pasta, fish, daily specials, appetizers, desserts. Reservations required. Dinner

Food Type:

Italian

Cost Range:

$$

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40205 Washington Street

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