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330 E Amado Rd, Palm Springs, CA 92262-6437
+1 760-866-1952
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (37 reviews)
“fried chicken” (60 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
330 E Amado Rd, Palm Springs, CA 92262-6437
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Reviewed 1 week ago

this really is one of the stars of palm springs dining. Never lets you down, wonderful atmosphere whether indoor or out, the food is fabulous. Try the fried chicken, its to die for!!

1  Thank richardderothschild
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place truly was a beautiful setting...Go for the vacation vibe atmosphere and the drinks and food is great. My fiancé and I were terrified when we first were walking to this place...we both laughed and said "are we going to a strip club for...More

Thank tanya f
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Tropicale is not nearly as good as these reviews intimate. Me thinks a lot of reviewers don't go out enough. We were told there would be live jazz playing that evening. When we arrived there was no live jazz playing. Not here. Not there....More

1  Thank Iluvtotravel123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another couple and my wife and I had dinner in the Tropical during a recent stay in Palm Springs. The setting is very luxurious. There is plenty of bar seating both inside and out, but the "music" is bothersome and much too loud inside the...More

Thank TJFLG42
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the Topicale for Happy Hour, but the prices for food are the same as normal ($1 off) but the patio is very nice, and place is popular. I passed on drinks but my wife had the Sangria, which was not on happy...More

Thank MarcoExplorer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

try several small plates instead of entree - you won't be disappointed. drinks are very good - try the sangria. Waiters are super as well, and outside seating was cute

Thank Nancy W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a local to Palm Springs I have had dinner, lunch, brunch and every now and then I join them for Happy Hour. Though their food is consistently above par their service on April 27, 2017, was both exceptional and entertaining. The ambiance is trendy...More

Thank i_Amato
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We usually vacation in Palm Springs in the Spring. We decided to eat at the Tropicale one night for dinner. We had made reservations, which you will need, and ate outside on their Patio. The food was delicious and the serving sizes were big. Great...More

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All I can say is start with a mojito and get multiple appetizers. Don't worry if you fill up before entrees as the appies are the to die for. Pupu platter is awesome. Best calamari in town. Spring rolls are amazing. FIRECRACKER SHRIMP! And the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant is retro. A lively atmosphere with great food, drinks and atmosphere. The staff is knowledgeable and attentive. I highly recommend this establishment.

Thank svhiker
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Are you serving traditional fare onThanksgiving?
12 November 2016|
Response from WilcoBraintree | Reviewed this property |
Will you be open on Thanksgiving?
19 October 2015|
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Response from Richard4815 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, open Thanksgiving, just called. Maybe at 4:00PM but for sure at 5. Person on phone tought there would be a set price of $65.00.
Does the happy hour include drinks specials ?
27 August 2015|
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Response from Ledgelight | Reviewed this property |
See the Happy Hour menu on the Tropicale website for hours. Drink specials can be found by searching the internet for Happy Hour Guides. Tropicale does offer regular daily drink specials. You will be presented with a Happy... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 330 E Amado Rd, Palm Springs, CA 92262-6437
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Palm Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 760-866-1952
  • E-mail