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) #81 of 209 Restaurants in Palm Desert $$ - $$$ American, ,
72353 Highway 111, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-2749
+1 760-346-4007
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good50%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fries” (11 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
72353 Highway 111, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-2749
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We first sat at the bar waiting for friends to arrive. The night before we had had very poor bar service at one of those supposedly "high end" restaurants in Dana Point staffed almost entirely by very early twenty-somes. So it was a pleasure to...More

Thank roaringrun
Reviewed 22 June 2017

The wife and I are trying to lose some weigh on a low carb diet(no breads) and was wonderfully impressed with a guacamole burger that they wrapped in lettuce for us. It was wonderful and the quantity and quality of lettuce was very impressive. The...More

Thank garyd210
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Great burger, service cold beer. Cheese fries and onion rings hit the spot. Did i mention cold tap beer?

Thank JOHN F
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch, ordered off their lunch menu, great lunch, cold beer and great staff! Would eat here again

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Didn't have high expectations when coming here and the food was actually pretty good. An interesting motif and décor, but was a fairly decent restaurant with some fun and interesting choices on the menu. Again, I don't think it is worth tracking down in the...More

Thank travbud1
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We enjoyed this restaurant far more than I expected. I had a delicious bowl of rice & fish & vegetables while husband & kids enjoyed burgers. Family friendly with great service.

Thank roanth
Reviewed 10 February 2017

We were recent in Palm Desert at a conference when I had a craving for a burger. We stopped by Islands and it was a pleasant surprise. I had never eaten at one of these restaurants but decided to try the Kilauea (I love spicy)....More

Thank Suzanne J
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Loved this place in years past. Stopped in for an ice cold beer, they weren't busy. Sat in the bar area, bartender not very customer friendly. Not a huge selection for draft beer, so unfortunately I ended up with Coors light. Shocked when I received...More

Thank Janet S
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had the teriyaki chicken bowl with pineapple. Very good and perfect size to share with guacamole and chips add on. Cool lad back vibe.

Thank Awolsmith
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

The staff earned the bulk of this rating. They were friendly from the time we walked in the door until we left. They made you feel welcome. Islands has a good menu with lots of options. My wife liked that you could get a turkey...More

Thank jgaeth
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21 November 2016|
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Response from Aldine M | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember the actual prices, but it wasn't out of our limited budget. If I recall, burgers were around $10 - $12, but good sized with fries, etc.
21 November 2016|
Response from JOEJAGENT | Reviewed this property |
average for casual dining
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72353 Highway 111, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-2749
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Palm Desert
  • Phone Number: +1 760-346-4007
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