There's a lot to be thankful for in Greater Palm Springs this time of year: warm weather, sun-kissed skies, 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 prepackaged and ready to eat, make your Thanksgiving in Greater Palm Springs a flavorful (and grateful) one.

Cathedral City

Daniel's Table | 1 p.m.-7 p.m.
Bring the family to enjoy a feast at this farm-to-table eatery. Indulge in a Diestel Organic Free Range Turkey and all the classic sides. Reservations are required. To learn more visit Daniel's Table website here

Nicolino's | Pre-order
Pick up a 3-course Thanksgiving meal from Nicolino's. Order by November 25th and pick up on Thanksgiving day. Call 760-324-0411.


Augustine Casino | 11:30 a.m.–8 p.m.
At Cafe 54 inside Augustine Casino, you're invited to join them for a Thanksgiving feast for only $14.95. Indulge in classics like turkey, stuffing, green beans and cheers with a glass of champagne. Learn more here

Indian Wells

The Nest | 1 p.m. to Close
This Thanksgiving, dine at The Nest in Indian Wells and enjoy a wide selection of dining options. See their website to make a reservation here


Bistro | 5 p.m.-10 p.m.
Dine at Bistro in Fantasy Springs Resort this Thanksgiving. Skip the cooking and bring the entire family.

IDK Buffet | Pre-order
IDK Buffet 
is offering three different family meals to choose from. Select a family meal that feeds either 4-6 or 6-8 with all the classic options and you can select from a few different dessert options. To order your meal to go, please call 760-775-0992.

Jackalope Ranch | 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
Get ready to feast on this Thanksgiving buffet at Jackalope Ranch in Indio. Bring the whole family to indulge in a 4-course meal. To make reservations call 760-342-1999 and be sure to come hungry!

POM | 5 p.m.-11 p.m.
Elevate your dining experience with a fresh Thanksgiving meal. Skip the cooking and dine at POM in Fantasy Springs Resort

La Quinta

Cork & Fork | Pre-order
If you're looking for a vegetarian option to enjoy at home, pre-order from Chef Andie. She is offering all the sides for a delicious Thanksgiving meal. Sign-up here as orders are limited.   

Fortun's Kitchen & Bar | 4 p.m.-9 p.m.
Fortun's Kitchen & Bar is offering a Thanksgiving dinner menu. Enjoy a fresh 3-course meal on the patio and courtyard with your choice of entree between turkey, prime rib and salmon. Learn more on their website here

la quinta cliffhouse, patio

La Quinta Cliffhouse | 4 p.m.-9 p.m. & Pre-order
Head to La Quinta Cliffhouse for a holiday dinner the whole family will love. Choose between starters like Roasted Butternut Squash Soup and Mixed Greens Salad, entrees such as Bourbon Butter Basted Diestel Turkey and Slow Roasted Prime Rib. End no a sweet note with Warm Apple Strudel. Order ahead and pick-up a ready-to-go Thanksgiving dinner the whole family will enjoy. This meal includes Caesar Salad, Roasted Turkey with stuffing, brussels sprouts, baby carrots, mashed potatoes, gravy, cranberry sauce and Pumpkin Pie. Call to order: (760) 360-5991.

Lavender Bistro | 2 p.m.-9 p.m. & Pre-order
Celebrate Turkey Day with a delectable three-course dinner on the romantic, light-strung patio of Lavender Bistro. If you'd rather enjoy your Thanksgiving eats at home, call 760-564-5353 by November 24 to place an order to-go. 

LG's Prime Steakhouse | Starting at 4:30 p.m.
Delight in a traditional Thanksgiving dinner at LG's Steakhouse. The menu includes an oven-roasted turkey breast, classic fixings and pumpkin pie or bread pudding for dessert. Their special Thanksgiving dinner menu will be offered at both their Palm Springs and La Quinta locations. 

RD RNNR | 3 p.m.-8 p.m.
Indulge in delicious entree options with this 3-course Prix Fixe Thanksgiving meal. Bring the entire family and enjoy starters, main entree and your choice of pie for dessert. Make your reservations here

Palm Desert

Classic Golf Club
Bellatrix Restaurant & Wine Bar at Classic Club

Bellatrix Restaurant & Wine Bar | 11 a.m.- 2 p.m.
Savor a delectable Thanksgiving dinner in a relaxed atmosphere at Bellatrix Restaurant & Wine Bar. You can't go wrong with a starter, a classic Thanksgiving entree and pumpkin or pecan pie for dessert. Make your reservation early by calling 760-601-3690.

Cuistot |  1 p.m.-8 p.m. & Pre-order
This Thanksgiving, delight in either a dine-in option at Cuistot or a pre-ordered meal to-go. Dining in includes a delicious 4-course meal with your choice on the entree, while the to-go dinner features two options, depending on serving size. To make your reservation, visit their site here. To place your order for to-go, call 760-340-1000.

Daily Grill | Pre-order
Let Daily Grill cook for you. Whether it is a family of two or a family of six, Daily Grill has a traditional oven-roasted meal with all the classic sides. Choose from pick-up or delivery and order in advance here

Eddie V's | Pre-order
Pick-up an elegant family dinner to enjoy at home this Thanksgiving. Choose from a Slow-Roasted Turkey Breast or Oven-Roasted Tenderloin with all the classic sides and desserts. Order your family meal to-do here

French Rotisserie Cafe | 1 p.m.-8 p.m.
Indulge in a French twist on a classic Thanksgiving meal. Call to place your order at 760-848-7684 or make reservations online here

Morton's The Steakhouse | Pre-order
A family meal to start a new Thanksgiving tradition. This meal serves a family of four and included a delicious Oven-Roasted Turkey and Pumpkin Cheesecake. Preorder your Turkey Day meal here

Pacifica | 2 p.m.-8 p.m. & Pre-order
Eat, drink and be thankful for these two options at Pacifica. Enjoy traditional holiday dinner featuring holiday classics. The preset menu featured dishes like Roasted Butternut Squash Soup and Bourbon Butter Basted Diestel Turkey, as well as Pacifica classics, like Honey-Soy Glazed Sea Bass. End with Pumpkin Pie or Apple Strudel. If you're looking to dine at home, order from their Thanksgiving to-go menu which feeds a family of four!  Learn more from their restaurant here

Ruth's Chris Steak House |  11 a.m.-8 p.m.
Bring the whole family to Ruth's Chris Steak House in Palm Desert for a holiday-worthy spread. Reserve your table in advance here

Sullivan's Steakhouse | 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
Enjoy fine dining at Sullivan's Steakhouse this Thanksgiving. Try their Hand-Carved Roasted Turkey with Sweet Onion Apple Sausage Stuffing, Gravy, Cranberry Relish and more. Make your reservation here

Wilma & Frieda | Pre-order
Comfort food to-go? The Family Pack (serves 5-6) at the Palm Desert outpost of Wilma & Frieda includes house-roasted sliced turkey breast, mashed potatoes and gravy, stuffing, sweet potatoes, green bean casserole, corn pudding cakes and cranberry sauce. Pre-order to pick up on Wednesday, November 25, by calling 760-992-5080 or emailing

Palm Springs 

Agua Caliente Casino Palm Springs | Pre-order
Skip the cooking at home and order a gourmet Thanksgiving Meal To-Go from Agua Caliente Casino Palm Springs. Treat 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!

Avalon Palm Springs | 2 p.m.-10 p.m.
Dine at the Chi Chi at the Avalon this Thanksgiving. Make your reservations on their website here

Billy Reed's Palm Springs | 1 p.m.-9 p.m.
This Thanksgiving experience a 3-course meal on the patio at Billy Reed's Palm Springs.

Chef Tanya's Kitchen | Pre-order
Enjoy a homecooked plant-based meal that everyone will love. Order by Sunday, November 22 to pick up for Thanksgiving. See more info here

Copley's on Palm Canyon | Pre-order
Take home a delicious 3-course Thanksgiving meal from Copley's on Palm Canyon. Enjoy delicious appetizers, for the entree enjoy a Turkey breast, with sides like Caramelized Onion, Sage & Vegetable Stuffing, Whipped Garlic Potatoes, Candied Yams, Green Beans, Giblet Gravy, and Cranberry Sauce. Orders must be placed by Sunday, November 22 here.  

Eight4Nine | 3 p.m.-9 p.m.
Spend Turkey Day, treating yourself to a 4-course meal at this Palm Springs eatery. For the main course, choose from traditional Roast Turkey, Grape Seed Duck Breast, grilled Scottish Steelhead, Beef Tenderloin, Black Cod, Moroccan Stew, Maple and Sage Roasted Root Vegetable. Call Eight4Nine at 760-325-8490 to make a reservation and see more menu items here

Grand Central Palm Springs | 7:30 a.m.-2 p.m. & 4 p.m.-9:30 p.m.
Delight in a five-course Thanksgiving dinner at Grand Central Palm Springs. Celebrate the holiday in the heart of Downtown Palm Springs and dig into delicious food with your loved ones. Try Pumpkin Ravioli, Brussel Sprouts with Cranberries and Prosciutto, an Apple Rose Tart with Vanilla Gelato and more. 

Jake's | Pre-order
Skip the cooking and pick up your family meal to go. Jake's in Palm Springs is your quick and easy place to get all your Turkey Day entrees and sides. Order by calling 760-327-4400 or visit their website here

Johannes | 3 p.m.-8 p.m.​ & Pre-order
Be a guest of Johannes this holiday or takeout. Johannes will be featuring a 3-course dinner menu.  For Dining Reservations call the restaurant directly at 760-778-0017. Pre-order and prepay your Thanksgiving Dinner for takeout by Sunday, November 22nd at noon for pick up on Thanksgiving day.

Kaiser Grill | 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
Enjoy a 4-course meal this Turkey Day at Kaiser Grill in Palm Springs. Make your reservations by calling 760-323-1003. 

King's Highway 
Looking for vegan options? King's Highway at the Ace Hotel & Swim Club is offering traditional and vegan meals this Thanksgiving. Dig in to a prix fixe menu that includes such festive flavors as sweet potato soup, arugula salad, turkey porchetta or stuffed acorn squash and pumpkin pie. 

Kimpton the Rowan | 1 p.m-7 p.m.
Experience an elevated Thanksgiving dinner on the rooftop of the Kimpton the Rowan. With a 3-course Prix Fixe meal, you'll indulge in Winter Squash Bisque, Citrus Brined Turkey Breast, Herb Crusted Prime Rib, Pan Seared Yellow Snapper, Golden Delicious Apple Pie and Pumpkin Pie. Learn more on their website here

LG's Prime Steakhouse | Starting at 4:30 p.m.
Delight in a traditional Thanksgiving dinner at LG's Steakhouse. The menu includes an oven-roasted turkey breast, classic fixings and pumpkin pie or bread pudding for dessert. Their special Thanksgiving dinner menu will be offered at both their Palm Springs and La Quinta locations. 

Lulu California Bistro | 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
Stop by Lulu California Bistro in downtown Palm Springs for a delectable 4-course feast of pumpkin soup, turkey pot pie, filet mignon, pumpkin spiced cake and more. Reservations are strongly suggested; call 760-327-5858 or visit their website here

Melvyn's Restaurant at Ingleside Inn | 2-10 p.m.
Savor an exquisite Thanksgiving 3-course menu at the iconic Melvyn's Restaurant at Ingleside InnSkip cooking this year and delight in this dinner including a Sweet Corn Bisque, Slow Roasted Diestel Farms Turkey, Pecan Pie and more. 

Mr. Lyons | 5 p.m.-10 p.m.
Treat yourself with a 3-course meal from Mr. Lyons. For the second course meal choose from Huntsinger Ranch Turkey, Mr. Lyons Prime Rib, Skuna Bay Salmon Wellington. Make your reservations on their website here

Try an untraditional twist on Turkey Day with tacos! El Jefe at The Saguaro is having an incredible deal with 3 for $15. Indulge in turkey leg confit tacos with pecan-tomatillo sauce, watercress, and pomegranates. Learn more on their website here

Trio Restaurant | 11 a.m.-10 p.m.
Find all your favorites on the prix fixe 3-course meal at Trio Restaurant in Palm Springs. Their spacious patio under swaying palms is the perfect place to eat, drink and be grateful with friends. 

Tropicale | Pre-order
Let Tropicale do the cooking this Thanksgiving. Bring the celebration home with this 3-course meal that includes Herb Roasted Mary's Farm Turkey. Order online here or call the restaurant at 760-866-1952 by Thursday, November 26th. Dinners may be picked up between 4 p..m. and 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day.

Wilma & Frieda | Pre-order
Comfort food-to-go? The Family Pack (serves 5-6) at Wilma & Frieda includes house-roasted sliced turkey breast, mashed potatoes and gravy, stuffing, sweet potatoes, green bean casserole, corn pudding cakes and cranberry sauce. Pre-order to pick up on Wednesday, November 25, by calling 760-992-5080 or emailing

Zin American Bistro | 1:30 p.m-8 p.m. 
Plan your turkey day by indulging in a 3-course Prix Fixe menu at Zin American Bistro. For only $59.99 enjoy a cozy meal under the sparkling patio lights. Reservations are recommended by 760-322-6300.

Rancho Mirage

Dinner at The SteakhouseThe Steakhouse at Agua Caliente Resort Casino Spa Rancho Mirage

Agua Caliente Resort Casino Spa Rancho Mirage 
Enjoy a variety of Thanksgiving meals at Agua Caliente Resort Casino Spa Rancho Mirage this year. For an elevated dining experience, treat your family and friends to the prix fixe Thanksgiving dinner at The Steakhouse from 5 to 10 p.m. 

If you're looking for a more casual multicourse dinner, make reservations at Water's Cafe and sip on butternut squash soup before feasting on turkey served with traditional sides and dessert.  

Or simply 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 giblet gravy and more.

Dickey's Barbecue Pit | Pre-order
Spice up this Thanksgiving with all the barbecue flavors from Dickey's Barbecue Pit. This family meal to-go includes deep-fried cajun and smoked turkey. Call Dickey's Barbecue Pit at 760-898-5984 to place your order. 

Fleming's | 11 a.m.-8 p.m& Pre-order
Choose to dine on the patio and enjoy a 3-course meal at Fleming's. Additionally, they are offering a family dinner for curbside pickup. The 3-course meal includes herb-roasted turkey paired with all of the fixings (plus dessert!). Pre-order yours on their website here

Si Bon | 8 a.m.-11:30 a.m; 12 p.m.-9 p.m.
Experience a Belgian restaurant for Thanksgiving. Dine Al Fresco at Sin Bon and enjoy Thanksgiving specials. Make your reservations for Turkey Day here

The Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage | 12 p.m.-9 p.m.
Enjoy a holiday feast at The Ritz-Carlton Rancho Mirage this Thanksgiving. Guests can delight in an indulgent dinner for families of all sizes. Stop by for an elevated dining experience, extraordinary service and much more. Make your reservation on their website here

Wally's Desert Turtle | pre-order
Wally's Desert Turtle has a few ways to indulge this holiday. Skip the cooking and make your reservation for a delicious meal to enjoy at Wally's Desert Turtle on Thanksgiving Day. If you prefer to stay home, then order by November 20 to enjoy a 4-course meal at home. Place your order for pick-up here


Planning to spend the holidays in our merry oasis? Take a look at current getaway deals offered in Greater Palm Springs.