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Spencer's Restaurant

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701 W Baristo Rd, Palm Springs, CA 92262-6325
+1 760-327-3446
08:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 22:00
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday 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.

Thank brhaus
Alexandria, Virginia
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272 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday 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 

Thank kaj2600
London, Canada
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339 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 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 2 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.

Thank teapotmarylou
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 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.

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 3 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 

Thank bare2go
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 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 

Thank Linda-Rod C
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47 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 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.

Thank AmateurBarbarian
Brandenburg, Kentucky
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37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I were visiting our son in Palm Springs and took him here for dinner. The food was excellent. Make sure and try the calamari appetizer. It was my favorite thing all night. The men had steak and said they were awesome. The only thing I was disappointed about was we didn't get to eat on the outside... More 

Thank Tara E
Cookeville, Tennessee
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69 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This our last dinner on trip to Palm Springs vacation. This city has a great vibe for food selections and Spencer's did not disappoint us. Great friendly staff and food selections were all delicious. Excellent cocktails in old world form.

Thank Gene B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$49
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
Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
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?