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Europa Restaurant

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1620 Indian Trail, Villa Royale, Palm Springs, CA 92264
760 327 2314
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations

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  • 101
    Excellent
  • 24
    Very good
  • 20
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 6
    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
Wonderful Evening

The food, the ambiance and the Service was second to none. I have enjoyed many wonderful evenings at Europa and they have one of the Best Restaurants in Palm Springs.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 11, 2015
ravilai
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San Francisco, California
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Romantic
  • Entertaining clients
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159 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
San Francisco, California
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

The food, the ambiance and the Service was second to none. I have enjoyed many wonderful evenings at Europa and they have one of the Best Restaurants in Palm Springs.

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New York
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66 reviews 66 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

shhh....hidden in a boutique hotel this classy and very tasty oasis is the perfect romantic spot in town.service was impeccable and food was very luxe...slip away and enjoy

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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71 reviews 71 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

We were walking by to our hotel and my wife say 4 guys coming out of this restaurant so. .. So she asked the guy getting into the Ferrari if the food was any good ? He owned the place and said the short ribs were the best anywhere and free if we didn't agree with him. Fun , romantic... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Our experience last night from arrival to departure was entirely positive including our pre-dinner drinks, the food, wine and the service. A local, talented harpist played a variety of beautiful songs. We sampled the evening's specials (fish & pork chop). Jeremy and Pancho are absolute pros. David the owner came by our table to greet us. We had no issues... More 

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San Francisco, California
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

This is my fourth time I have enjoyed an amazing dinner at Europa Restaurant. Great Ambience, Service, Wine List and Food, this is by far one of the BEST dining experiences in Palm Springs. In addition to a well planned menu, the Specials created by the Chef de Cuisine, are always delectable and delicious. Thank You David for your hospitality... More 

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Calgary
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

We were very disappointed after hearing good things about this little cafe style restaurant. First day we arrived early for the 08:00 AM opening for breakfast. The opening staff were waiting outside as no one had the key and no one knew what to do. After 20 minutes or so someone showed up with a key and opened the doors.... More 

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Cathedral City, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Drinks and service were wonderful. They leave you alone to enjoy the time. Ceasar salad was very good but lobster in the seafood main course was surprisingly tough. Great dessert. Did not accept American Express, but charged people at another table $10. to split a dinner. Outdoor fountains could use some maintenance.

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Rancho Mirage, California
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34 reviews 34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Europa is a secret place locals try to keep for themselves. It is located in the boutique Villa Royal Hotel. The atmosphere is elegant, the cuisine gourmet. (Well, there is the exceptional off night). It is a quiet romantic place suitable for lovers. Some nights there is live harp music. How elegant is that? Also, you never know who you... More 

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Palm Springs, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

How to put a real downer on a delicious meal, very good service and a delightful atmosphere: Tell the guest that "the owner doesn't like to accept American Express." Really? Four diamonds? Exceptionally high prices? And the owner can't handle the American Express service fees? Give me a break! Add to that accepting reservations for a family with a toddler.... More 

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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

We have been coming here for 20 years and have seen highs and lows. This was a high! The complex was Sojna Hennies home when she was the Queen of ice skating! The restaurant is charming and loaded with atmosphere. We were seated at a table for two overlooking the courtyard and near the fireplace. Very cozy and romantic for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1620 Indian Trail, Villa Royale, Palm Springs, CA 92264
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Palm Springs
  • Phone Number: 760 327 2314

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
  • Cuisine: Continental

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Special occasions, Romantic, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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