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Tropicale

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$$ - $$$
American, Bar
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330 E Amado Rd, Palm Springs, CA 92262-6437 (Encilia)
+1 760-866-1952
Today
16:00 - 23:00
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 23:00
Mon - Thu 16:00 - 23:00
Fri 16:00 - 00:00
Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Woodbury, Minnesota
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

An outdoor patio that is fun and alive and a brunch that is top of the line. The endless glass of prose on is to good of a deal to pass up unless you want to try one of their bloody Mary's that is delicious. The food is so tasty and such a good variety. lol want to go back... More 

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Thank James E
New Castle, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Spent Christmas Eve here and the staff couldn't have been nicer. Our server gave good recommendations and I followed his advise. I ordered the fried chicken, one of their specialties. Try it, you won't be disappointed. Others in our party ordered a variety of fish dishes and raved about them. The decor reminds me of Hawaii and the outside patio... More 

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los angeles
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57 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Made a reservation Got there but it was all booked Decided to sit at the bar Met other nice people Good to chat with the locals Got the bottomless mimosas Got Florentine eggs benedict and chicken sausage Got the steak and eggs with side of bacon Got more mimosa Talked more with our neighbors Great morning for brunch

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Thank mtwashguy
Columbus, Ohio
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77 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had dinner here....food was excellent. The wait staff is very good looking and very nice! Shrimp cocktail is really good!

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Thank Stephen D
Eugene, Oregon
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Large family dinner outside in December during a cold snap. We were toasty due to propane heaters. Excellent service and food was delicious.

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Thank mitbar
Dallas
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67 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Every time I'm in Palm Springs this is the one "must" have dinner spots. They easily accommodate large parties have very friendly staff and make great martinis. The patio is a great place to dine as well however they have a lovely indoor dining room as well!! Enjoy!

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Thank Johnny M
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a joint!!! We had reservations on the patio and a freak rainstorm was predicted by the local weathermen. The restaurant erected an outdoor tent, decorated inside and kept us all dry on NYE. Thank you Tropicale!!! It was a prix fixe menu and we both ordered the bone-in ribeye, which took up the entire plate and thoroughly enjoyed conquering... More 

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nj
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for happy hour with friends, very busy but was seated quickly and service was good. Great drinks, good bar food. The mural behind the bar is AWESOME!

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Thank djbabyspoon
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137 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Be sure to check out all aspects of this converted 1960 body shop to restaurant....there is a romantic outdoor patio with lush vegetation, festive lighting and a water feature. Or have a seat on a high banquette in the dining room fashioned after an old Havana supper club. The best dish by far is the boneless southern fried chicken over... More 

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Yucca Valley, California
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132 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed sitting outside in late afternoon into early evening. Space heaters and beautiful strung lights made the experience even more pleasurable. Excellent service from staff, well made drinks and live music from indoors added to the experience. Great place to stop before heading out to the airport to depart Palm Springs - mere 10 minute drive away from airport.

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Thank AzNannie

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
16:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 23:00
Thursday
16:00 - 23:00
Friday
16:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 330 E Amado Rd, Palm Springs, CA 92262-6437
    (Encilia)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Palm Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 760-866-1952

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?