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Ruby's Diner

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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New! Crunchy Lettuce Wraps Cal 715
crispy vegetables tossed with fresh ground turkey in a zesty sauce. served in iceberg lettuce cups with crunchy wonton strips.
Chicken Tenders Cal 1334
crispy, all white meat strips served with three tasty dipping sauces: bbq, ranch and honey mustard.
Rubyrings Cal 1177
hot, crispy onion rings fried to golden perfection.
Fries Basket Cal 804
a great big basket of our famous french fries! flavor your fries with a signature twist! garlic, cajun, parmesan-bleu (cal 818-1058) for an addtional charge.
Sweet Potato Fries Basket Cal 781
sweet, delicious and plentiful!
Chili Fries Cal 1171
our special recipe rubys chili made with lots of tender beef. topped with low-fat, shredded cheddar and monterey jack cheeses and green onions.
Buffalo Chicken Tenders Cal 1340
our crunchy-breaded, all white meat strips tossed in aspicy buffalo sauce. served with a bleu cheese dipping sauce.
Frings Cal 1012
a combination basket of our french fries and rubyrings for the very hungry and indecisive.
Zippity Zucchini Cal 810
lightly breaded, golden-fried and served with creamy ranch dressing for dipping.
Spicy Jalapeno Jack Cheese Sticks Cal 1457
jalapeno jack cheese makes these sticks nice and spicy! served with three dipping sauces.
Kings Hawaiian Dinner Roll (cal 140) Served Upon Request. Feel Free To Substitute The Following Dressings On Any Salad: Original Ranch (cal 270) Thousand Island (cal 380) Pomegranate Vinaigrette (cal 320) Bleu Cheese (cal 320) Honey Mustard (cal 400) Asian (cal 410) Caesar (cal 400) Italian (cal 280) Light Italian (cal 130) Fat-free Sesame Ginger (cal 90).
Clam Chowder Cal 330-510
our original family recipe. rich and creamy with a touch of bacon.
Rubys Chili Cal 360-630
our own recipe, this hearty beef chili is the best in town! topped with cheese and onions of course.
Very Vegetable Soup Cal 80-150
veggie lovers will be very happy with this savory, garden fresh creation.
Soup & Salad Cal 180*-870
choose soup or chili with traditional or caesar salad.
Rubys Apple, Pecan & Bleu Cheese Salad Cal 850
organic spring greens, romaine, julienned apples, dried cranberries, candied pecans and golden raisins tossed in a unique pomegranate vinaigrette with bleu cheese crumbles. great with grilled chicken (cal 1017) for an additional charge!
Chinese Chicken Salad Cal 470-893
fresh mixed greens, celery, green onion, red bell pepper, wonton strips and tender grilled chicken breast. choose our original asian or fat-free sesame ginger dressing.
Chicken Finger Salad Cal 1307
golden-fried, all white meat chicken strips atop fresh greens with green onion, smoked bacon, egg, tomatoes, low-fat, shredded cheddar and monterey jack cheeses and honey mustard dressing.
Mediterranean Salad Cal 768
crisp romaine tossed with sliced cucumbers, tomatoes, red onions, kalamata olives, feta cheese and fresh oregano in a chardonnay vinaigrette dressing. great with grilled chicken (cal 935) or shrimp (cal 1002)
Bbq Ranch Chicken Salad Cal 767
mixed greens tossed in bbq ranch dressing with grilled chicken breast, cucumbers, cheese, tomatoes, corn, black beans and avocado.
Cobb Salad Cal 540*
garden fresh greens, chopped, hard-boiled egg, avocado, freshly roasted, diced turkey breast, bleu cheese crumbles, tomatoes, bacon, mushrooms and black olives.
Rubys All-natural Usda Choice Beef Is The Best Tasting Beef We Have Ever Offered! This Premium Domestic Beef Comes Only From Hormone And Antibiotic Free Cattle, Raised Naturally And Fed On Pasture Grass, Natural Grains, Legumes And Corn, And Then Allowed To Mature Slowly For Optimal Flavor And Tenderness. His Is Some Great Beef! Our Classic Burgers Are Made With The Highest Quality Fresh All-natural Usda Choice Beef Grilled To Perfection And Served With Fresh, Sliced Tomato, Crisp Lettuce And Rubysauce On A Traditional Or Whole Wheat Bun (cal 270). Substitute A Gluten Free Bun (cal 190) For An Additional Charge. Substitute A Lean Ground Turkey Or Gardenburger Patty At No Additional Charge. Substitute A Lean Grilled Chicken Breast. All Of Our Burgers And Sliders Are Served With Zero Trans-fat refillable Fries (cal 465)! Or Choose One Substitute: Cottage Cheese (cal 83) Coleslaw (cal 150) Tomato Slices (cal 10) Jazz Up Your Fries! Garlic Fries (cal 593) Cajun Fries (cal 473) Parmesan-bleu Fries (cal 508) For An Additional Charge Substitute: Sweet Potato Fries (cal 452) Chili Fries (cal 673) Rubyrings (cal 590) For An Additional Charge Make It A Combo! Add A Salad (cal 95*) For An Additional Charge.
The Rubyburger Cal 720-840
the original! still simple and delicious! an all-american classic for over a quarter century!
Cheeseburger Cal 820-1010
our famous rubyburger topped with your choice of double-thick slices of american, swiss, cheddar, pepper jack or low-fat american cheese!
Super Burger Cal 1124-1244
a ruby's signature burger! melted double swiss cheese and fresh, sliced avocado all on grilled parmesan sourdough.
Hickory Burger Cal 1230-1350
two slices of melted cheddar cheese with smoked bacon and crispy onion rings, all topped with our own zesty bbq sauce.
Rubymelt Cal 794-914
served on crunchy, grilled rye bread with double slices of melted american cheese and golden-grilled onions.
Mushroom Swiss Burger Cal 870-990
fresh sauteed mushrooms, double swiss cheese and our very own rubysauce.
Bacon Cheeseburger Cal 910-1030
piled high with savory, smoked bacon and double swiss cheese melted to perfection.
Santa Fe Burger Cal 870-990
a southwestern masterpiece! roasted green chili, double pepper jack cheese and chipotle sauce.
Aloha Burger Cal 800-920
the delicious teriyaki glaze and a grilled pineapple ring will have you dancing the hula! takes you straight to maui!
Guacamole Burger Cal 890-1010
topped with a generous portion of our own guacamole and two slices of swiss cheese. ole!
All Of Our Sandwiches Are Served With Zero Trans-fat refillable Fries (cal 465)! Or Choose One Substitute: Cottage Cheese (cal 83) Coleslaw (cal 150) Tomato Slices (cal 10) Jazz Up Your Fries! Garlic Fries (cal 593) Cajun Fries (cal 473) parmesan-bleu Fries (cal 508) For An Additional Charge Substitute: Sweet Potato Fries (cal 452) Chili Fries (cal 673) Rubyrings (cal 590) For An Additional Charge Make It A Combo! Add A Salad (cal 95*) For An Additional Charge.
Albacore Melt Cal 724
our freshly made albacore salad served on crunchy, golden-grilled sourdough with melting slices of american and swiss cheese. solid white and dolphin safe!
Albacore Salad Sandwich Cal 600
we make this tuna salad fresh daily with only the finest, flakiest albacore available. piled high and served on toasted wheat bread. it doesnt get better than this!
Cashew Chicken Salad Sandwich Cal 661
chicken salad with choppped cashews, tomato, iceberg lettuce, chopped celery, green onions and creamy mayo on toasted raisin bread.
Fresh Roast Turkey Breast Sandwich Cal 828
our all-time favorite! thick, hand-carved turkey breast slices with fresh, crisp lettuce, tangy cranberry sauce and creamy mayo served on a soft rubyroll.
Rubyclub Cal 951
freshly roasted turkey breast with smoked bacon, crisp lettuce, tomato, mayo and sliced avocado on a deliciously soft rubyroll.
Deluxe B-l-t-a Cal 1038
the american diner classic blt with rubys special addition of fresh avocado slices on golden-grilled parmesan sourdough.
Texas Grilled Cheese Cal 673
the ultimate grilled cheese sandwich! slice after slice of melting american and swiss cheese layered between slices of thick, golden-grilled egg bread. so simple...and so good!
Buffalo Ranch Chicken Sandwich Cal 950
a grilled chicken breast with a spicy buffalo-style sauce, topped with melted pepper jack cheese and served on a grilled artisan roasted onion bun with crisp lettuce, tomato and ranch dressing.
Our Super-premium, Super-juicy All-natural Usda Choice Beef On Grilled Kings Hawaiian Sweet Rolls.
All-american Sliders Cal 850
super-premium, super-juicy all-natural usda choice beef toppedwith rubysauce and caramelized onions.
Hickory Bourbon Sliders Cal 1280
hickory bourbon sliders cal 1280
Black N Bleu Sliders Cal 1090
cajun spiced, super-juicy all-natural usda choice beef topped with mild bleu cheese, rubysauce and crispy onion rings.
Each One Handmade!
Double Dark Chocolate Chip
Banana Cream Dream
Oreo Cookie Fantasy
Hersheys Chocolate
Vanilla Black Cherry
Peanut Butter Cup
Chocolate Banana
Chocolate Turtle
Double Vanilla
Super-premium Chopped Steak Cal 990
super-premium all-natural usda choice beef smothered with sauteed, fresh portobello mushrooms in a burgundy wine sauce. served with a medley of garden vegetables and our famous lil bakers with sour cream and chives.
Hearty Turkey Pot Pie Cal 1620
chunks of freshly roasted turkey breast blended with garden fresh vegetables and our rich and creamy sauce. topped with a golden flakey pastry.
Hickory Bourbon Chicken Dinner Cal 790
grilled, boneless chicken breast topped with caramelized onions and sauteed mushrooms, glazed with our hickory bourbon bbq sauce. served with a medley of garden vegetables and our famous lil bakers with sour cream and chives.
Served With Our Own Coleslaw (cal 150), Cocktail Sauce (cal 68) And Tartar Sauce (cal 217).
Seafood Combo Cal 1133
batter-dipped, golden-fried, flaky cod fillets along with jumbo shrimp. served with "refillable" fries.
Fish & Chips Cal 926
batter-dipped, golden-fried, flaky cod fillets. served with "refillable" fries.
Shrimp & Chips Cal 1108
crispy, golden-fried jumbo shrimp. served with "refillable" fries.
Served With House-made Guacamole And Real Sour Cream.
Chicken Tacos Cal 751
warm, flour tortillas with grilled chicken with vegetarian black beans, lettuce, low-fat, shredded cheese, taco sauce, salsa and chopped green onions.
Shrimp Tacos Cal 749
warm, flour tortillas with grilled shrimp, cabbage, low-fat, shredded cheddar and monterey jack cheeses, taco sauce, salsa and chopped green onions.
Fish Tacos Cal 879
warm, flour tortillas with crispy, fried, flaky cod fillets, cabbage, low-fat, shredded cheese, taco sauce, salsa and green onions.
Veggie Tacos Cal 539
warm, whole wheat flour tortillas with fresh lettuce, cabbage, low-fat, shredded cheese, vegetarian black beans, salsa and black olives.
De-"lite"-ful Chinese Chicken Salad Cal 393
crisp mixed greens, celery, green onions, red bell peppers, carrots, red cabbage and crisp wonton strips, tossed with our fat-free sesame ginger dressing and topped with a freshly grilled chicken breast.
De-"lite"-ful Chicken Soft Tacos Cal 573
two low-carb whole wheat tortillas with grilled chicken, lettuce, salsa, low-fat, shredded cheddar and monterey jack cheeses, green onions and taco sauce. guacamole (cal 28) and sour cream (cal 37) available upon request.
Skinny Lunch Cal 310-384
a grilled turkey or gardenburger patty with fresh salsa, fresh fruit and low-fat cottage cheese. substitute a grilled chicken breast (cal 327) for an additional charge.
Vegwich Cal 554*
fresh avocado slices, low-fat american cheese, tomato, non-fat mayo, lettuce and spinach on toasted whole wheat bread. served with a side salad.
Rubyveggie Platter Cal 180
a medley of fresh, steamed garden vegetables. try it smothered with melted, low-fat, shredded cheddar and monterey jack cheeses (cal 500) for an additional charge.
De-lite- Ful T-l-t Cal 577*
rubys thick, hand-carved turkey breast slices with ripe tomatoes, fresh lettuce and non-fat mayo on toasted whole wheat bread. served with a side salad.
Low-carb Cheeseburger Cal 360-480*
our grilled turkey, gardenburger or all-natural usda choice beef patty with low-fat american cheese wrapped in green leaf lettuce with non-fat mayo, sliced tomato and onion. served with a side salad. substitute a grilled chicken breast (cal 377*) for an additional charge.
De-lite-ful Burger Cal 542-616*
our grilled turkey or gardenburger patty served on a whole wheat bun with non-fat mayo, fresh lettuce and tomato. served with a side salad. substitute a grilled chicken breast (cal 559*) for an additional charge. great with low-fat american cheese (cal 632-706*).
Step into this ‘40s style Diner for service with a smile. Must try our Cinnamon Roll French Toast for breakfast! For Lunch or Dinner, enjoy our famous Hickory Burger with Fries, American Kobe Sliders served in King's Hawaiian sweet roll, Fresh Roast Turkey Sandwich, or Ruby’s secret recipe Clam Chowder. Ruby’s offers over 20 different flavors of milkshakes and malts, including Oreo Cookie Fantasy, Double Dark Chocolate Chip, and of course Strawberry Shake, hhhmmm….. to die for!There’s enough fun to delight the young and the young-at-heart. So, Shooby Dooby Down to...Ruby's Diner!
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
American, Diner
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Recommended by the tour guide; it’s kitschy and 50’s so we loved it! And it’s cool inside!! The seafood combo was delicious as was the crumbed calamari basket with refillable fries!!

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank BoganJosh
Reviewed 4 days ago

I think this may be a chain, but we were drawn in by their $5.99 breakfast sign, took a seat on the patio and were very happy with our breaky. I got a 'bacon & eggs' special, which included a nice piece of cinammon round...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank kweenbee7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's a few years since we ate at Ruby's, there being so much choice in Palm Springs and it was better than I remembered. My sister in law is a vegetarian and thought her burger was the best she had ever had and everyone else...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 466nickyl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went in Sunday after church because of a fundraiser. We ordered the calamari as a starter that came with three sauces. I had a chocolate mint milk shake that was delicious. My husband had the BLT and I ordered the Mediterranean Salad. So first...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank ddianemiller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great shakes, delicious unending fries, good burgers, and crispy fish and shrimp. Gotta try the fried green beans. M-m-m! Cool decor with a train riding on a track above your head if you’re sitting inside. Waitresses are dressed like the 50’s. Worth at least one...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Karen O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stopped at Ruby's to enjoy an afternoon snack. The decor was fun and the waitress was attentive. We were seated outside which was a nice place to people watch. We each had a milkshake...chocolate and mocha (by the waitress's recommendation). We...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank AuntieEm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here on a Sunday morning and chose to sit inside to enjoy the music and to take in their neat decor. We were seated in a comfortable booth. Service was very good. I highly recommend the cinnamon French Toast combo. It comes with...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank kpatters
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was ill after eating here. My husband and I were in Palm Springs last week and we had lunch at Ruby‘s. The service was not good. The waiter brought the wrong drinks. Then he forgot that I had substituted fruit for my fries. My husband...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Jackie T
Reviewed March 9, 2019

Ruby's is a chain restaurant, and we have had pretty decent typical diner meals at different locations. Not this time. However, we did not have a "signature" hamburger extravaganza for lunch. Just a grilled cheese sandwich and an albacore melt. The grilled cheese had virtually...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank SenorGregorio
Reviewed February 23, 2019 via mobile

As always, Ruby deliver good burgers and fries with refill. This particular Ruby is kind of boring compared to all the life on the street.. I would find a more interesting place being in Palm Springs.

Date of visit: February 2019
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January 8, 2017|
Response from Browniejake | Reviewed this property |
I would think that this restaurant may not be for you, but I'm not sure about this. I would think your best bet would be to contact the restaurant itself.
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