Everyone knows that the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach. And what better way to celebrate Dad and your loved ones this holiday than by giving them the gift of food? Make it a day to remember and feast away during Greater Palm Springs Restaurant Week, which concludes on Father’s Day this year – Sunday, June 17, 2018.
The highly-anticipated dining event of the season will demonstrate the amazing culinary talent available in the oasis, with over 100 local eateries participating this year. The 17-day event showcases a wide range of lunch and dinner menus at discounted fixed prices. Lunches are available for $15, $20 or $25 per person, while dinners are available for $29, $39 or $49 per person. Set prices do not include beverages, tax or gratuity but do offer plenty of flavor with each bite! Reserve your seat by making reservations early through OpenTable, or by calling your restaurant of choice directly.
For a list of where to celebrate Dad during Greater Palm Springs Restaurant Week, check out the restaurants below to see what’s cooking in the region.
El Jefe at The Saguaro Hotel & Pool
Show Dad some love by taking him out to eat at El Jefe at The Saguaro. Cool desert-inspired décor fills the restaurant space with laid-back vibes, while vibrantly seasoned menu items make for an enticing experience. Focused around the cuisine and culture of Mexico City, the lounge knows a thing or two about savory small plates and modern Mexican dishes.
This Father’s Day, enjoy an unbelievable three-course dinner for $39, and as an added bonus for diners, El Jefe will provide margarita drink specials to accompany each purchased meal. Choose between agua chile or a carnitas tostada option for a starter, and then move on to lobster chorizo tacos or a plate of their short rib tamal for your second course. For dessert, try something new as you indulge in the restaurant’s chili mango pavlova. Now that’s one way to get the party started!
Kobe Japanese Steakhouse
Dinner with a show? Yes, please! Dad and the whole family are sure to be impressed by the skilled teppan chefs at Kobe Japanese Steakhouse as they artistically put together meals right before your eyes. Take your pick from white or fried rice as well as steak, chicken and seafood delicacies on Kobe’s $39 dinner menu, offered during Restaurant Week. Also enjoy salad, miso soup and tempura appetizer options, while dessert includes your choice of orange sherbet or green tea ice cream.
Las Casuelas Nuevas
Offering an extensive menu of wonderfully-good Mexican foods that are inspired by traditional family-recipes, Las Casuelas Nuevas in Rancho Mirage aims to please each and every time one steps foot inside the hacienda-style restaurant. Mariachi performers will have you dancing and singing along as you and your family chow down on flavorful favorites. Come in for their popular Sunday Brunch or enjoy the distinguished location’s $29 dinner menu for Greater Palm Spring Restaurant Week, which is set to provide a fresh array of Mexican specialties that is guaranteed to bring gusto to everyone at the table.
Mitch's on El Paseo Prime Seafood
With a menu that serves everything from fresh seafood to signature prime steaks and specialty sushi, Mitch's on El Paseo Prime Seafood has everything you need to have the ultimate dining experience with Dad. Enjoy their $39 dinner menu inside the beautifully-decorated restaurant or under the stars on their expansive patio lawn, and enjoy the best land and sea have to offer.
Mr. Lyon's Steakhouse
Classic dining elegance is what you’ll find inside Mr. Lyon's Steakhouse in Palm Springs. Make Dad’s day with special table side service and fall in love with hand-cut meats and steakhouse staples all over again during your visit.
Providing guests with a three-course $39 dinner menu and an optional wine pairing for an additional $20, the restaurant is serving nothing short of pure deliciousness during each course. To begin, choose between asparagus vichyssoise, Caesar salad or steak tartare. For your second course, pick from steak frites, Mr. Lyon’s prime rib or their Scottish salmon. Then, end the night the right way with sticky toffee pudding, house-made mint ice cream or sorbet three-way.
Tommy Bahama Restaurant & Bar at The Gardens
Let the fun, relaxing space transport you to the tropical island destination of your choice when dining at Tommy Bahama Restaurant & Bar at The Gardens. Sit inside their spacious patio and take in amazing mountain views of the surrounding area, all while you experience their incredibly-prepared $39 dinner menu.
Choose between options like world famous coconut shrimp, macadamia crusted goat cheese, the classic Caesar or a bungalow salad for an appetizer. Main entrée options include Alaskan roasted cod, grilled baby back pork ribs, shrimp fettuccine, blue cheese crusted filet mignon medallions, macadamia nut encrusted snapper or parmesan crusted Sanibel chicken. Afterward, take your taste buds on a paradise getaway with coconut pineapple bread pudding, piña colada cake or chocolate malted pie. Once done with dinner, head down to the Tommy Bahama store to shop for more special surprises for Dad.
See more details on Greater Palm Springs Restaurant Week 2018 by visiting the dineGPS website.