Palm Springs Food

Palm Springs can be rightly named a perfect destination for food trips. There are so many restaurants that if you come here you will be like a kid in a candy store. The number of bars, restaurants and cafes really strikes. What is more, different cuisines are served there.

Italian Restaurants Palm Springs

Perhaps Italian cuisine is the most famous in the world. But for many people unfamiliar with it, it may seem that there is only pasta, tomatoes, garlic and olive oil. In fact, this is far from the case. Of course, these products and ingredients occupy an important place, but are not decisive. Italian cuisine includes thousands of varieties of dough, hundreds of recipes for cooking meat, fish and seafood, a large number of salads, desserts, types of wine. It is not easy to list everything at once. The main ingredients in cooking are: tomatoes, olive oil, garlic, onions, cabbage, carrots, chilli peppers, celery, asparagus, salads, greens, potatoes. Also the rice is widely used, served with meat, oysters, shrimps, mushrooms, etc.

Best Italian restaurants in Palm Springs are:

  • Bill’s Pizza
  • Johnny’s Costa Ristorante
  • Sammy G's Tuscan Grill

Chinese Restaurants Palm Springs

The basis of the Chinese national cuisine includes a wide variety of products: cereals, flour, vegetables, meat, fish, marine invertebrates, algae, poultry, young bamboo shoots, etc. Naturally, rice is the most popular. In many places, rice is cooked in various ways and it replaces bread. However, some exotic dishes are are made with products that are considered less edible in other countries: swallow nests, shark fins, sea turtles, jellyfish, clams, lotus seeds, chrysanthemum petals, snakes and frogs. Chinese culinary specialists use in food almost everything that nature gives. It is not by chance that the Chinese proverb says: "There is nothing inedible in nature, there are just bad chefs."

Best Chinese restaurants in Palm Springs are:

  • Wangs in the Desert
  • China King Palm Springs
  • Panda Express Palm Springs

Mexican Restaurants Palm Springs

A special thing about national Mexican cuisine is that belongs to the UNESCO heritage list, its ancient recipes are carefully guarded, and some are kept secret. In general, traditional Mexican cuisine is a mixture of ancient Aztec, Indian and Spanish cuisines. The national dishes include products such as meat, legumes, vegetables, cereals, seafood and corn. Mexico's most popular dishes are prepared using corn flour.

Best Mexican restaurants in Palm Springs are:

  • La Perlita Mexican Food
  • Loco Charlie’s Mexican Grill
  • El Mirasol
  • Maracas

Vegetarian Restaurants Palm Springs

Recently there has been a surge in interest in vegetarianism — partial (lactic vegetarian) or full (veganism). In the USA, 4% of the population have vegetarian diet. Traditionally, vegetarianism was considered to be an inferior diet that did not provide the human body with all the necessary substances. Therefore, doctors recommended to think carefully before giving up meat. But now the attitude of nutritionists to vegetarianism has begun to change.

Best Vegetarian restaurants in Palm Springs are:

  • Spencer’s Restaurant Palm Springs
  • The sandwich Spot Palm Springs

Vegan Restaurants Palm Springs

Veganism is the most strict form of vegetarianism, which excludes as much use of products obtained through the exploitation and killing of animals as possible. It turns out that the use of eggs and dairy products is completely banned, as well as all food that contains animal products or can potentially contain them - bakery with butter and eggs, or, for example, egg noodles.

Best Vegan restaurants in Palm Springs are:

  • Palm Greens Cafe
  • Native Foods Palm Springs