Last updateWed, 27 Aug 2014 10am
New: Pho Lan Vietnamese Restaurant
Pho Lan Vietnamese Restaurant has opened at 330 N. Palm Canyon Drive, in the downtown Palm Springs space occupied until recently by Kimy Sushi.
While we have not yet had a chance to check out Pho Lan, the restaurant’s Facebook page offers some details about the place: ...
What: Seafood Thursday Dinner at the Potrero Canyon Buffet
Where: Morongo Casino Resort and Spa, 49500 Seminole Drive, Cabazon
How much: $22.95 with a players’ club card
Contact: 800-252-4499; www.morongocasinoresort.com
Why: You can pig out on crab or dessert or shrimp or whatever else.
I grew up in Nevada, a...
The weather is starting to cool down in the Coachella Valley—so it’s a perfect time to explore what the craft-beer industry has to offer at local beer festivals. They are the perfect place to experiment, meet fellow craft-beer enthusiasts and even get involved in the community!
For the third year, th...
I’ve mentioned wine clubs to folks who don’t spend much time in tasting rooms.
“I think there’s one of those around here,” one woman said.
A wine club, right? A place where like-minded people get together to sniff and sip? Not exactly what I’d meant. At wineries, club membership is more like frequent-...
What: The Grilled Miso Cod Set
Where: Gyoro Gyoro Izakaya Japonaise, 105 S. Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs
How much: $17.95
Contact: 760-325-3005; otootorestaurant.com
Why: The price is right—and the fish is splendid.
Several of the best meals I’ve ever enjoyed have been at Nobu, the extremely high-end Japane...
East Valley Restaurant Week
Let’s face it: As great as Palm Springs Desert Resorts Restaurant Week is, the vast majority of the participants in the May-June event are located in Palm Springs, Palm Desert or somewhere in between. And there’s nothing wrong with that.
However, there’s a lot right about t...