It's the most wonderful time of the year in Greater Palm Springs, where our palm trees are wrapped with twinkling lights and the magical holiday spirit is in full effect. 'Tis the season for chill, so bring the whole family to one or all of these amazing holiday dinners, brunches and more. 

Palm Springs 

Peaks Restaurant view
Peaks Restaurant at The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway

The Steakhouse at Agua Caliente Casino, Palm Springs | December 25
Treat yourself and your loved ones to an extraordinary fine dining experience this holiday season at The Steakhouse at Agua Caliente Casino Palm Springs. Enjoy their Christmas Day special, a three-course prix fixe dinner complete with Butternut Squash Bisque, Five Spice Braised Grass-Fed Beef Short Ribs, an Apple, Cranberry & Pecan Cobbler and more.

Pines Cafe and Peaks Restaurant at The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway | December 25
Soar to new heights and delight in delicious dining at Pines Cafe and Peaks Restaurant at the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway. Take in awe-inspiring sights and experience a one of a kind dining experience. Pines Cafe will be offering a Holiday Ride and Dine menu featuring Honey Glazed Ham, Oven Roasted Turkey Breast and more. Peaks Restaurant will feature a special holiday menu complete with Green Lentil Soup, Honey Glazed Ham and your choice of two different desserts. 

Le Vallauris Restaurant | December 24-25 
Give your Christmas Eve & Day Dinner a French twist by dining at Le Vallauris this year. Dig into a delectable three-course meal featuring a variety of appetizer options, Farm-raised Free Range Turkey, a Roasted Rack of Lamb and more as an entree, and your choice of four different desserts. 

Lulu California Bistro | December 25
Dine al fresco or in a cozy booth this Christmas Day at Lulu California Bistro. Enjoy an elevated four-course dinner including menu items such as a Classic Corn Chowder, Roasted Butternut Squash Salad, Slow Roasted Prime Rib and much more. 

Eight4Nine Restaurant & Lounge | December 25
Keep the holidays exciting and dine a the chic Eight4Nine Restaurant & Lounge. Visit on Christmas Day for a special four-course dinner featuring Christmas Tapas, a Pomegranate Apple salad, Moroccan Spiced Beef Tenderloin and a variety of menu items guaranteed to make your holiday dinner a unique experience.

Michael Holmes' Purple Room | December 25
Visit the lively Michael Holmes' Purple Room and enjoy a Christmas Dinner like no other. Dig into a delicious three-course dinner including a starter and your choice of Prime Rib, Scottish Salmon and more. Finish the meal off with your pick of three dessert options, Pumpkin Cheesecake, Crustless Apple Pie, or Gelato.

Copley’s on Palm Canyon | December 24
Stop by Copley's on Palm Canyon on Christmas Eve for a special dinner menu. Enjoy your choice of a variety of appetizers, entrees and desserts, including a Winter Vegetable Minestrone Soup,  Roasted Scottish Salmon and a Dessert Sampler.

Rancho Mirage

Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage patio dining area
Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage outdoor dining area

Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage | December 25
Don't miss a Christmas Day Feast like no other at State Fare Bar & Kitchen at Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage. Indulge in an extensive variety of menu options including both local and international dishes. 

bluEmber at Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa | December 25
Visit bluEmber at Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa this Christmas and enjoy an exquisite dinner. This festive culinary experience will feature Crab & Corn Chowder, Braised Short Ribs, Chilean Seabass and more. Finish your meal with your choice of two sweet treats, a Chocolate Buche de Noel or a Peppermint, White Chocolate Omni Style Cheesecake. 

Catalan Mediterranean Cuisine | December 24
Take advantage of this delicious Christmas Eve dining special at Catalan Mediterranean Cuisine. Enjoy your choice of three different starters followed by a 12 oz.Slow Cooked Spanish Spiced Prime Rib with Horseradish Sauce. 

Acqua California Bistro | December 25
Celebrate Christmas Day by dining at Acqua California Bistro this year. Take your pick from several starters and entrees including Wild Mushroom Soup, Sonoma Duck Breast, Turkey Pot Pie, and more. End your meal with your choice of five desserts including a Chocolate Hazelnut Panna Cotta and an Apple Crisp. 

Palm Desert

Cuistot | December 24
Dig into delicious French cuisine this Christmas Eve at Cuistot in Palm Desert. Take your pick from a variety of appetizers followed by one of the many upscale entree dishes offered; Cuistot’s Traditional Holiday Roasted Goose, Aged New York Steak Marchand de Vin and more. Make sure you save room for a delightful Raspberry Feuilletté or Profiteroles for dessert. 

Indian Wells

Vue Grille & Bar at Indian Wells Golf Resort
Vue Grille & Bar at Indian Wells Golf Resort

Vicky's of Santa Fe | December 24-25
Delight in fine dining this Christmas Eve with a 3-Course dinner at Vicky's of Santa Fe. Enjoy your choice of four appetizers, Beef Wellington, a New Zealand Rack of Lamb and more for your entree, and end your meal with a delicious dessert. John McCormick Band will provide some holiday cheer with a live performance from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Vue Grille & Bat at Indian Wells Golf Resort | December 24-25
Enjoy a holiday dinner with a spectacular view of the oasis this Christmas Eve & Day at Vue Grille & Bat at Indian Wells Golf Resort. Take a seat at a table by their cozy fireplace, or dine under the stars in their patio. Dig into a variety of dining options including Butternut Squash Soup, Bourbon Braised Yankee Pot Roast, Date Cake and more. 

La Quinta

Lavender Bistro | December 24-25
Make this Christmas Eve & Day special by dining at Lavender Bistro in La Quinta. Taste rich and savory French cuisine and enjoy a unique dinner featuring Duck Foie Gras, Poached Anjou Pear Salad, Grilled Black Angus Filet Mignon and more.

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