There's a lot to be thankful for in Greater Palm Springs this time of year: warm weather, sun-kissed skies, and beautiful mountain views. And did we mention all the delicious, holiday-inspired food? This Thanksgiving, several local restaurants are offering special holiday meals in-person and to-go—which means less time in the kitchen and more time by the pool. From prix fixe fine dining to family-size takeout dinners ready to eat, make your Thanksgiving in Greater Palm Springs a flavorful (and grateful) one.


Augustine Casino

Join Augustine and enjoy a traditional Thanksgiving meal in Café 54!

Desert Hot Springs

Miracle Springs Resort & Spa

Enjoy a Thanksgiving feast to remember at Capri Restaurant! Savor delicious dishes and create lasting memories in the heart of Miracle Springs Resort and Spa. 

Indian Wells

The Vue Grill at Indian Wells Golf Resort

Spend your holiday nestled near the San Jacinto Mountains at The Vue Grill inside the Indian Wells Golf Resort. Choose between herb roasted turkey, apple wood smoked ham, 6oz fillet roasted wild mushrooms and more.


The Fresh Grill Buffet

Dine at the Fresh Grill Buffet for a special Thanksgiving dinner and impress your family and friends by enjoying delectable fare.

La Quinta

Arnold Palmer's Restaurant

Offering up a delicious three course meal with many options to choose from, Arnold Palmer's Restaurant might be the choice for you. You can view their full menu here. 

Thanksgiving To-Go at Beautiful Day

Spend extra time with your family and let Beautiful Day handle all the dining! More information, here

Fortun's Kitchen + Bar

Choose between your choice of entree, dessert and appetizer at Fortun's Kitchen + Bar.

La Quinta Cliffhouse

la quinta cliffhouse, patioHead to La Quinta Cliffhouse for a holiday dinner with a view. Choose between starters like roasted butternut squash soup or a mixed greens salad and entrees, such as the bourbon butter basted turkey and sugar-spiced salmon. End on a sweet note with warm apple strudel or pumpkin pie.

Lavender Bistro 

lavender bistro patio 2Escape the pressure of cooking the perfect meal and spend your holiday outdoors soaking in the sun. Lavender Bistro makes Thanksgiving easier than ever with their delectable three-course dinner. More details can be found here. 

Palm Desert


Bring your friends and family by on Thanksgiving Day for a celebratory feast at Bellatrix! 

Chef Tanya's Kitchen

Inspiring meatless traditions for Thanksgiving Day at Chef Tanya's Kitchen.


This Thanksgiving, delight in a dine-in option at Cuistot or a pre-ordered meal to-go. To make your reservation, visit their site here, or place your order to-go. More details here


Get an early start on holiday shopping over at The Shops On El Paseo before heading in for your Turkey Day feast at Jillian's. This three course, fine dining experience offers guests their choice of entrée, soup and dessert. For more information on their full menu and reservations, visit here.

Wilma & Frieda 

Enjoy a delicious holiday meal for the whole family, featuring roasted sliced turkey breast, mashed potatoes, sweet corn pudding, stuffing and so much more. More info on this here!

Thanksgiving at Wildest Restaurant + Bar

Enjoy a Thanksgiving dinner at Wildest Restaurant + Bar.

Palm Springs

Agua Caliente Casino Palm Springs 

Skip the cooking at home and order a gourmet Thanksgiving Meal To-Go from Agua Caliente Casino Palm SpringsTreat your loved ones to a whole roasted tom turkey with nine sides: butternut squash bisque, baby spinach salad with caramelized onions, mushrooms and warm bacon dressing, chestnut sage stuffing, whipped potatoes, turkey giblet gravy, roasted garnet yams with honey butter, steamed green beans and herbs, house-made orange cinnamon cranberry relish and assorted rolls. And of course, you'll need to leave room for the desserts! Reserve your order here

Chi Chi at Avalon Palm Springs 

Have your dinner poolside at Chi Chi at the Avalon this Thanksgiving. Make your reservations on their website here


Celebrate Thanksgiving at Copley's with countless choices to satisfy your hunger. Choose between honey seared duck breast, seared scottish salmon and traditional roasted organic turkey and much more. For more info on menu items, see here.

Eight4Nine Restaurant & Lounge

Eight4Nine_Palm SpringsSpend Turkey Day treating yourself to a four-course meal at Eight4Nine Restaurant & Lounge. For the main course, choose from traditional roast turkey, duck breast, beef fillet, striped bass and more. More menu info here

Grand Central Palm Springs

Join Grand Central Palm Springs for their 5 course prix fixe Thanksgiving dinner!


The culinary team at Jake's  has created a beautiful menu for this holiday occasion.

Kaiser Grille

Kaiser Grille  is offering a 4-course Thanksgiving menu. Start with a soup like lobster bisque followed by a fresh salad of either the field greed or classic caesar. Entrees include turkey, prime rib, and salmon. Pair it with an autumn pumpkin pie martini. 

Lulu California Bistro

Lulu California BistroStop by Lulu California Bistro in downtown Palm Springs for a delectable four-course feast of pumpkin soup, turkey pot pie, braised short ribs, classic pumpkin pie and more. Reservations are strongly suggested; visit their website here for more info. 

Nick & Matt Host Thanksgiving

Need a place to hang out on Thanksgiving with friends? Come hang out with Nick & Matt!

Melvyn's Restaurant at Ingleside Inn 

Savor an exquisite Thanksgiving three-course menu at the iconic Melvyn's Restaurant at Ingleside Inn Skip cooking this year and delight in this delicious holiday dinner. Make your reservations here

Trio Restaurant 

TRIOFind all your favorites on the prix fixe three-course meal at Trio Restaurant in Palm Springs. Have your order set for pickup or delivery and be the talk of the table. 

Michael Holmes' Purple Room 

Thanksgiving dinner and live jazz is the combo you didn't know you needed; come to Michael Holmes' Purple Room to enjoy them both. This is sure to be one of the hottest tickets this holiday, so reserve your table in advance here.

Mr. Lyons

Thanksgiving at Mr. Lyons  with Executive Chef Chris Hora.

Spencer's Restaurant 

Enjoy a delightful Thanksgiving three-course meal this holiday season! Featuring favorites such as oven roasted turkey, chicken dijon and grilled king salmon filet salad. See more options here.


Enjoy a 3-Course Thanksgiving Dinner at Tropicale.

The Peaks at The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway 

Peaks Restaurant will be serving a special Thanksgiving Day menu including a butternut squash soup or mixed greens salad, oven-roasted turkey breast served with seasonal side dishes, and an apple tart topped with ice cream for dessert. To make a reservation, call 760-325-4537 or click here.

Thanksgiving Dinner at El Jefe Desert Cantina at The Saguaro Hotel

Ana Sabatino, the Chef de Cuisine at El Jefe Desert Cantina at The Saguaro Hotel, prepares a traditional Thanksgiving dinner inspired by cooking for close friends and family and their love for Mexican cuisine. 


Indulge in a scrumptious 3-Course Prix Fixe Menu and savor a delightful meal with friends and family at Johannes. 

Zin American Bistro

This special Thanksgiving will be served all day and will include special menu items you cannot get at any other time of the year. See more information on options here!

Rancho Mirage

Agua Caliente Resort Casino Spa Rancho Mirage 

Enjoy your Thanksgiving feast from Agua Caliente Resort Casino Spa Rancho Mirage this year. Celebrate at home with their Thanksgiving To-Go, an entire gourmet dinner featuring a premium whole roasted sage tom turkey and classic Thanksgiving sides, such as whipped potatoes, turkey gravy and more. 


Wally's Desert Turtle  has a few offerings to indulge in this holiday. Skip the cooking and make your reservation for a delicious meal to enjoy at Wally's Desert Turtle on Thanksgiving Day. Place your reservations here


Willie’s Modern Fare combines the elegance of fine dining with the warmth and conviviality for which its founder is best known. 


Experience a Belgian-inspired Thanksgiving at Si Bon Belgian Bistro . Dine al fresco and enjoy Thanksgiving specials.

Thanksgiving Day Celebration at The Ritz Carlton

Enjoy a delightful holiday meal in the beautiful Ritz-Carlton Ballroom. Join your loved ones and enjoy live entertainment on top of classic Thanksgiving dishes. 





Planning to spend the holidays in our festive oasis? Take a look at our holiday happenings in Greater Palm Springs.