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Spencer's Restaurant

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701 W Baristo Rd, Palm Springs, CA 92262-6325
+1 760-327-3446
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08:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 22:00
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Sacramento, California
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65 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were visiting PS with friends, who recommended Spencers. We enjoyed Saturday Brunch on the lovely patio. The food was very good and we will return on our next visit to PS.

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Carlsbad, California
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42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Second trip to Spencer's, was there two years ago. We chose outside in the shade, under an umbrella with the mist running, 106 degrees! Waiter told the 3 of us the soup of day, Lentil. We said 3 and I asked him to bring soup now as we looked over the menu. He said " better to take the whole... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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349 reviews
249 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The meal itself was very good. However the service was average at best. Water not refilled and dishes not cleared in a timely manner (staff preoccupied?). Waiter with condescending attitude. Valet parking attendant provided best service and had good sense of humor.

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Thank The2TravelingFools
New York City
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a very popular place for both locals and tourists. Great Palm Springs retro atmosphere and really great food. I ordered the Vichyssoise (not on many menu's but should be) which is a cold potato soup and it was outstanding. Also, got the chicken quesadilla and it was very good. Others ordered burgers, which were huge and they said... More 

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Hartford, Connecticut
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

What a treat This place is gorgeous Cuisine is extraordinary Partner and I had liver and onions Hardly what you'd expect to order in an upscale restaurant, but Spencer's presentation made it look like a gourmet offering Crisp table linens, twinkling lights in the trees and great service made this a standput

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Thank Rick C
Palm Springs
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is the best kept breakfast secret in town. No more expensive than anywhere else but way better in the food quality. The best benedicts of any restaurant. I love the scotch eggs benedict with smoked salmon. The outdoor patio is charming. Take advantage of the valet parking for only $3.

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Thank Tim M
imperial
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60 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband had the lobsters and couldn't finish them. They were by far the best he has had in quite sometime. I had a steak. So tender and juicy. Didn't need any sauce of any kind. The staff was the best we have ever encountered. This resturant is the only one to go to if your looking for an enjoyable... More 

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Thank bonnie w
Palm Springs
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4 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

wife and i ate there. Food was good and plenty. Staff was on top of their game. Seating was outside and the ambience was out of sight.

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Thank Martin K
Rancho Mirage, California
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42 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Spencers is a great place for dinner or that special occasion. The food and the service is always excellent, and the staff always very good about explaining the menu choices.

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Thank richardderothschild
Palm Springs, California
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I love Spencer's for its breakfast (the best corned beef hash in town), for its lunches (try the grilled cheese sandwich with tomato and bacon or the portobello sandwich), and for its dinners (try the liver and onions with bacon in raspberry sauce, the sirloin steak with truffle oil fries, the sole, the salmon, the lamb --... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$49
Cuisine
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 22:00
Monday
08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:00
Thursday
08:00 - 22:00
Friday
08:00 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 W Baristo Rd, Palm Springs, CA 92262-6325
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Palm Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 760-327-3446

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