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John Henry's

1785 E Tahquitz Canyon Way, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92262-7101
+1 760-327-7667
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1785 E Tahquitz Canyon Way, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92262-7101
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tonight we visited the restaurant John Henry’s in Palm Springs. What a fantastic surprise. The setting is very beautiful, food was excellent and the service was extremely friendly and helpful. We were a group of seven, every one had a different plate, they all were...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Was taken to John Henry’s on our recent trip to Palm Springs! Great outdoor eating space which was private and quaint. I had the sole which was very good. Waiting staff also very friendly and efficient

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Meal, atmosphere, and service all excellent. In an era of average, John Henry's is the exception. We have been here three times no each time we are rewarded with an excellent experience.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

John Henry's does not advertise so you need to look it up . We have been eating here for years and go back every time we are in the desert. The food is excellent with moderate prices, and the service outstanding. Eating out on the...More

Thank Sanjuanites
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant has been in Palm Springs for quite a while and my friends who live there love it. Actually I do too and tend to go every time I am in town. If it is not too hot, the patio is especially nice. Also...More

Thank jcc98199
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner at John Henry's twice during our stay o Palm Springs, once during the week and once on a Saturday night. The food was great on both nights. The meal during the week was leisurely and the staff did not rush us. the...More

Thank jergmar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here on a recent Monday evening based upon reviews from here. We arrived without a reservation around 5:45 pm. We were asked if we had a reservation, and we stated we didn't know we needed one. One to sit outside, not to sit...More

Thank Holly56A
Reviewed September 13, 2018

john henry's has opened for another season and we took some friends who had never been there.before. they were busy taking photos of their food. my girlfriend loved her gimllt, loved her salad, it was just right for her, was crazy about her sand dabs...More

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed June 18, 2018

the food as usual is good, and plentiful and there are some dishes that are really outstanding but the key word is conssitentcy. the escargots are the real mcoy and i think if you ask the they serve more escargots than anyone else in town....More

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed May 29, 2018

John Henry's Café, located in Palm Springs, California and hailed as Palm Springs' (best kept secret), features both modern and classic European-American cuisine and a full bar. An outdoor patio is also available for dining when weather permits. John Henry's Cafe offers daily specials such...More

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June 21, 2018|
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Response from 429janf | Reviewed this property |
Sorry didn’t see the query. Meals are in the low to mid $20 range so $60 would get dinner and dessert.
May 26, 2017|
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Response from Mary N | Reviewed this property |
Please call It is the first summer for the owner and he has only made it greater than it was before!
November 14, 2016|
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Response from Barbara M | Reviewed this property |
it would be difficult to notice a major change
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1785 E Tahquitz Canyon Way, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92262-7101
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Palm Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 760-327-7667
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