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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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Des Moines, Iowa
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98 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Went here with a large group. The service staff was very attentive and responsive. The plated appetizers were on point - my favorite being the beef wellington sliders! My braised short rib was if anything slightly salty, but the taste was great and very tender. My wife and I switched potatoes so I had the baked parmesan - really tasty!... More 

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Thank johnlwood
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Came straight off the plane for birthday lunch. Excellent service, great food selection, and a friendly relaxed environment. The patio is just lovely if you can grab a table outside.

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Thank CocoanutBeach
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Ate here our first night in town. A walk from our hotel. Good food, many choices for dinner. Well prepared, pleasant staff, several different rooms in which to eat. Not inexpensive, but, well priced for the dining experience.

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Alexandria, Virginia
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274 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Spencer's is a step back in time -- in a good way. It's really lovely, especially the patio. For such an established restaurant, the service was just ok. A little unpolished and green, with the exception of the bar. The price fix menu is a good value and fairly extensive The wine list ok, but a little slim on moderately... More 

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London, Canada
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341 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We decided to go to Spencer's for the first time for my birthday. We arrived and had valet parking as the parking area is very limited. We had made reservations andf were seated immediately when we arrived, outside in the patio area. It was a bit of a cool day but the fire pits and the heaters were full force.... More 

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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46 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We ate breakfast here and the service was excellent. I had the waffle with fresh fruit and my husband had blueberry pancakes. Both were delicious. Pricey though.

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Thank teapotmarylou
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We enjoyed lunch so much that we returned the next day. The three course Business Lunch is not only a terrific value, but also fresh and delicious. Mushroom soup, sesame encrusted tuna and chocolate torte were exquisite.

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Thank Meg B
Palm Springs, California
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15 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Charming interior and reservations taken. Valet service (min. tip $3 written) Free street parking a bit of a walk away. Charming interior - high ceilings, proper mood lighting, pianist in far corner from our table and there was immediate seating and quick attention to us for dri nk requests and menus. 3 course meal : I selected French onion soup... More 

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Thank bare2go
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice ambiance and service. We went simple for lunch and we're disappointed. Onion rings we're cold and soggy like they'd been reheated or microwaved- they did a second batch that I'm pretty sure we're re-deep fried (burned and super oily). Burger was a low quality beef taste and bun same. Fries also terrible Maybe not best place for Burger and... More 

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California
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47 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

With the tumultuous turn of the new year, what better words to live by than Beef and Bourbon. Spencer's has excellent service, great food and an eclectic atmosphere.

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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
US$11 - US$49
Cuisine
American
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
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
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?