Skip the trip to Europe; dine at a fabulous Palm Springs restaurant

Posted By: Palm Springs Insider Friday, May 05, 2017

You're hoping to find the flavors of Europe but don't have the budget for that pricey round trip ticket, there are plenty of dining options in Palm Springs that runs the gamut from Italian, to French, and even Spanish and Austrian.


Start your restaurant trip around the world in Spain at  Alicante. They’re rated #1 Spanish and #2 Mediterranean restaurant on Yelp. There’s a full menu featuring seafood and traditional paella, as well as tapas too. Don’t forget to try the sangria.

Speaking of Spanish, JusTapas is a modern take on a traditional Spanish tapas bar.

Just Tapas

 Sample the seafood or charcuterie bites, or dive into the choices from their innovative Slider Bar.

You’ll feel right at home at Johannes, the modern European spot from Austrian born Chef/ Owner Johannes Bacher. Enjoy traditional Wiener Schnitzel or escargot while allowing the light to wash over you in the bright airy room.

For homemade Italian flavors, head over to Il Giardino.  You'll find handmade ravioli and very traditional dishes, plus desserts to die for.

You'll also get that taste of Italy from Johnny Costa's. The restaurant is known for authentic and

Johnny Costas

delicious Italian food, as well as its warm   atmosphere with dark wood, soft lighting, and romantic booths.