Planning a rehearsal dinner, private banquet or after party? Palm Springs offers a variety of unique and upscale venues.
Avalon Catering - We don't have a set recipe for the perfect wedding. Instead, we offer you a selection of the finest ingredients and help you put it all together to make something that is uniquely yours and delicious to the last bite. Every aspect of your wedding experience, from the welcome gifts to the afterhours snacks, can be customized to your liking. Nothing is impossible. But to make it easier, we have broken down your options into bite size pieces that can be mixed, matched, added and subtracted until everything is just right for you.
Birba - Modern chic outdoor space in the Uptown Design District. Always fresh, locally sourced, farm to fork, they create distinct menus and offer tasty, innovative and unique flavors sure to please a varied palate.
Copley's Palm Springs - Cary Grant's former estate is now a restaurant with a fire pit, patio dining and large communal table. Rather than offering a standard group menu, Copley’s on Palm Canyon works with you to create a customized menu using the freshest produce and seasonal ingredients available, along with a dessert sampler for each guest.
Escena Lounge & Grill - A modern mid-century style restaurant located at the Escena Golf Club. Offers a variety of indoor and outdoor event spaces, including a highly versatile private dining room. You’re sure to find a memorable space that your guests will be talking about long after your event.
Grand Central - Celebrate special events at Grand Central Palm Springs. Located in the heart of downtown, our touch of industrial flair, delicious dining and unique art installations offer a private room fit for any affair. Spacious enough for large parties and intimate dinners, our space is yours to transform.
Johnny Costa's Ristorante - Family-owned restaurant. Johnny Costa was Frank Sinatra's personal chef. This restaurant is known for authentically delicious Italian food, a warm nostalgic atmosphere with dark wood, soft lighting, and candle lit tables.
Kaiser Grille - Modern venue offering private event space. Will custom-tailor an event worthy of the occasion. From their unique cuisine, hand crafted cocktails, unparalleled ambiance and timing, their events team will work with you to ensure that every detail is perfect and always unforgettable.
Las Casuelas Terraza - Family-owned offering authentic Mexican food with outdoor and indoor space. The recipient of numerous awards for food, service and architecture, Las Casuelas Terraza is a favorite and consistently voted it Palm Springs' "Most Popular Restaurant." Terraza's two leafy patios, live music, delicious food and fresh drinks, make it ideal for your event.
Le Vallauris - This French-Mediterranean “gem” hits the trifecta as Palm Springs’ No. 1 for Food, Decor and Service, thanks to an outstanding staff, a romantic old-style French dining room opening to beautiful, tree-shaded patio and superb, classic cuisine paired with an excellent wine list.
LG's Prime Steakhouse - LG's Prime Steakhouse in Palm Springs will complement to any stay, especially when it comes to your next private event. They feature unique options to accommodate any style of gathering, including a fully enclosed private dining room and two outdoor patios overlooking Palm Canyon.
LuLu California Bistro - Lulu California Bistro Catering and Event Planning continually strives to be the most reliable and creative catering company in the desert, always delivering a high standard of quality and value to our clients. They have produced a broad range of successful parties and weddings in a variety of off-site locations. From intimate gatherings to elaborate galas, they will provide tailored original concepts and designs to your particular style and budget. Their event portfolio includes: magical and enchanting; stylish and sophisticated; elaborate and thrilling from highly styled intimate gatherings to larger parties.
Melvyn's - Melvyn's is part of the Ingleside Inn and has been a favorite of old Hollywood, and featured twice on “Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous” as “One of the Ten Best.” They are ready to cater an elegant dinner in one of the private dining rooms for your reception. You will be able to enjoy this never-to-be-forgotten day, with all the many details to be handled for you by our courteous European-trained staff. Frank and Barbara Sinatra had their pre-wedding dinner in Melvyn’s Restaurant.
Miro's - A boutique restaurant with Slavic, Hungarian, Italian, Greek and German style cuisine. Consistently ranks high on TripAdviser. Will work with you to create a custom menu and experience.
Parker Palm Springs - Parker Palm Springs offers two unique dining options. Mister Parker offers a more formal dining experience with sophisticated and old world charm where the maître d’ stand is a white-lacquered Liberace-style grand piano . Norma's is a more casual style, still retaining a 5-star quality with a unique and amazing menu and atmosphere. It's a happy luxe.
Peaks at Palm Springs Aerial Tramway - A culinary experience at 10,000 feet overlooking Palm Springs. The chefs will create a menu featuring a variety of fresh vegetables and greens from the Coachella Valley, dry aged meats and poultry along with fresh breads from local bakeries. Additional selections include market fresh seafood and pastas.
Purple Palm at Colony Palms Hotel - Featured poolside restaurant at the Colony Palm Hotel. The property, hailed by Condé Nast Traveler, In Style, Travel+Leisure, The New York Times, Town & Country and virtually every style-conscious publication, lends itself beautifully to memorable weddings. With deep purple walls, Moroccan-tiled floors, Mediterranean-colored chairs and tufted banquettes accented with oversized lampshade chandeliers, the restaurant’s setting, like its menu, revels in sensory satisfaction. For anything other than small groups, dinner is usually served outside around the pool, and the romantic restaurant becomes a hip lounge and dance club.
Riccio's - Italian cuisine featuring Steak and Seafood, there is a large outdoor space ideal for you special event.
Riviera Palm Springs - A glamorous venue, reinterpreting classic elements, featuring red leather upholstered booths and chairs, backlit lattice cutouts, oversized crystal chandeliers and a spectacular outdoor setting dotted with glowing fire pits. Circa 59 capitalizes on Palm Springs’ Mid-Century Modernism architecture, featuring 60’sinspired design style with posh ‘Hollywood-Glam’ overtones and sleek accents.
Spencer's - Spencer's offers exceptional options for weddings and all other celebrations. A grassy bluff overlooking Palm Springs is well suited for ceremonies and receptions for up to 200 guests. The elegant Bougainvillea Room offers treetop views through large picture windows of Spencer's magnificent pool and palms, a romantic fireplace, water features and accommodates up to 250 guests. The legendary pool area is a lovely outdoor venue for up to 200 guests. The private poolside cabanas are unique settings for intimate lunches and dinners. Spencer's restaurant area has two private patios for receptions or sit-down dinners for up to 100 or as few as 20.
The Tropicale - Voted one of the top 100 restaurant in the US according by Open Table. It has become a hotspot in Palm Springs, and even helped to spawn the newly opened Copa Room Palm Springs next door, an upscale lounge and club that offers a stylized vibe. Chef owner Tony Di Lembo was the personal Chef to Barbara Streisand and an award winning chef. This is a local hot-spot.
Wang's in the Desert - Wang's in the Desert offers pan-Asian cuisine and fusion creations. Menu items include Thai, Chinese, Korean and Japanese dishes, and a dim sum menu and small plates are also available. Choose a more elegant ambiance of the dining room or the lively atmosphere in their outdoor patio areas.
Workshop Kitchen + Bar - Offers both a highly unique architectural experience and menu selection. The kitchen is based around seasonal products from local farms, so the menu changes often. Although “Americana” may best describe the style of our food, influences are many. Favorite techniques in the kitchen includes, wood-fired pizza oven, wood-fired grill, and custom sous-vide station.
Zin American Bistro - Zin American Bistro is a modern new world version of a traditional French Bistro. Newly renovated and expanded, the inviting patio in the heart of downtown Palm Springs is the ideal spot offering great food and an award winning wine list.