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Citron

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French, Californian
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415 S Belrado Rd, Palm Springs, CA 92262 (Ramon)
(760) 320-4117
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: A unique dining and cocktail experience unlike anything in the area...
A unique dining and cocktail experience unlike anything in the area, Citron is Palm Springs' newest gourmet dining experience. The intimate restaurant and bar features both traditional and innovative selections on its diverse menu, including the freshest meat, poultry, and seafood, as well as luscious pastries and desserts. Citron's full bar offers a unique wine list, plus specially created apertifs, martinis and cocktails. Citron's vibrant lemon yellow walls and cool white furnishings provide the perfect setting for a desert dining experience. Or enjoy breakfast, lunch, and dinner on the covered and heated poolside patio on sunny days or starry nights; Late snacks, after-dinner drinks and cordials are available at the bar. Or you can simply relax by the pool and enjoy drinks at the poolside cabana.
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Good for:
Casual Elegant

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Visitor rating
  • 85
    Excellent
  • 26
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great food and Great service!

My mom and I had a girls night and decided to try Citron at the Viceroy hotel. The ambiance is so nice and inviting. Fresh and clean. We were so intrigued by the menu, though limited there were sufficient options to try, so we went for it and had 3 courses. Our appetizers: carrot veloute and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 22, 2015
Travelingwithlove
Good for:
  • Casual Elegant
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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140 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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  • French first
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English first
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 NEW

My mom and I had a girls night and decided to try Citron at the Viceroy hotel. The ambiance is so nice and inviting. Fresh and clean. We were so intrigued by the menu, though limited there were sufficient options to try, so we went for it and had 3 courses. Our appetizers: carrot veloute and panzanella tomato burrata salad.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
London, United Kingdom
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Loved Citron, delicious food and laid back atmosphere. Great place to cool down in after a long morning by the pool.

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Bainbridge Island, Washington
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Main courses were fine.....salads & vegetables were bland. I would have expected a bit more pzazz for a French resturant

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BC Canada
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

Lovely evening....we dine out often but never been to Citron. Such a wonderful surprise dining outside accompanied by guitarist singing romantic ballads. Super waiter, a little slow on replenishing water glasses, but very efficient and not a bit intrusive. Great food...the black cod was super.

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Newburyport, MA
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

My husband and I went to Citron last night for dinner. We were greeted by our waiter who was very energetic and friendly. I ordered the Miso soup and it was the best I've ever had. I ordered the salmon for an entre and it was just superb! Cooked to perfection with a little bit of crunch, it was sitting... More 

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Palm Springs, California
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

You'll be happy to add CITRON to your favorite list for Palm Springs dining. The food is absolutely delicious and the dining atmosphere is casually elegant. Great service, amazing food and reasonable pricing….. what more can you ask for?!

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Boston
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Citron's glam setting poolside at the Viceroy Palm Springs is a lovely setting for lunch, which gets even better with excellent service and a $15 bento box option. My husband had the Viceroy box which featured a fantastic carrot veloute cold soup, signature burger, truffle fries, green salad and a quinoa salad as well. Every bite was delicious. I had... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

When in Palm Springs my husband and I always stop by the Viceroy... the grounds are beautiful and we have always enjoyed dining at Citron. This past Valentine's dinner was very special thanks to Executive Chef Patrice Martineau, his 4-course special menu was magnificent and a lovely introduction to his international cuisine talent! You can see his passion on the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

We dined at Citron the evening after Valentine's Day, but unexpectedly (and unfortunately) were offered the same limited, fixed menu. They were able to accommodate gluten-free only with bland chicken and potatoes, and the salmon was soft and flavorless. We didn't bother with dessert. Very disappointing and way over-priced.

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Victoria
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Wonderful service, spectaculars view (if you sit in the cabana) good food. We went there on our last morning for breakfast before catching the plane. Wonderful way to end your trip to Palm Springs. Pricey but worth it.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 415 S Belrado Rd, Palm Springs, CA 92262
    (Ramon)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Palm Springs
  • Phone Number: (760) 320-4117

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 80
  • Cuisine: French, Californian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant

Description

A unique dining and cocktail experience unlike anything in the area, Citron is Palm Springs' newest gourmet dining experience. The intimate restaurant and bar features both traditional and innovative selections on its diverse menu, including the freshest meat, poultry, and seafood, as well as luscious pastries and desserts. Citron's full bar offers a unique wine list, plus specially created apertifs, martinis and cocktails. Citron's vibrant lemon yellow walls and cool white furnishings provide the perfect setting for a desert dining experience. Or enjoy breakfast, lunch, and dinner on the covered and heated poolside patio on sunny days or starry nights; Late snacks, after-dinner drinks and cordials are available at the bar. Or you can simply relax by the pool and enjoy drinks at the poolside cabana.
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm

Questions & Answers

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