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Rick's Restaurant & Bakery

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1973 N Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92262-2919
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I wanted something different for lunch today and almost drove past a great lunch place. Friendly service good food and a lot regulars and I will be back

Thank mike r
Salem, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place to eat. Reasonable priced. A little bit of everything on the menu. Service was great too. Can get breakfast all day

Thank Casey B
Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We found the place via TripAdvisor on our way from Joshua Tree to San Diego and we were so happy to have a lunch in this authentic american diner. The food is excellent, very healthy with very huge salads (you can order half size). The kids menu is perfect and there's a lot of "Today 's specials". The place and... More 

Thank bams2000
Peachtree City, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It was worth the wait. We had a very nice breakfast in a very relaxed setting. The food was good and we enjoyed our meal.

Thank srlawrence1 .
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here early on our first day in Palm Springs. The service was welcoming from the start. We had a booth and the waiter who brought the coffee did a neat trick with the cups - using the saucer to flip them right way up. Maybe irrelevant to the food but pretty cool all the same. I had corned... More 

Thank Moz01
Palm Springs, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went there on Sunday July 3rd, and four of us had an excellent breakfast. The Chorizo and eggs was great and one of the best ever. The veggies omelettes were likewise very tasty and huge. All ingredients were fresh, and the taste of everything was wonderful. The Mimosas are huge (they took up half off a typical red wine glass)!

Thank PSBil
San Jose, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

I visit palm springs every year for watching the tennis tournament in Indian wells. Every day I am there i grab a hearty breakfast at Rick's before heading for a full day of watching tennis. You get a good old style American breakfast here - great omelettes for a very reasonable price. I see the same staff every year. Prompt... More 

Thank Balakrishna R
Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

We usually eat here for breakfast when staying at the Days Inn next door, but this time as we were staying at the Best Western Las Brisas and our breakfast was included we didn't get to have breakfast. However, we felt we couldn't leave Palm Springs without popping in for at least a coffee and to soak up the atmosphere.... More 

Thank LadyGunslinger
Westlake Village, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

Very fast paced restaurant, friendly efficient staff. Seems like a "locals" restaurant. Loved our breakfast. Service great. Went there 2 mornings in a row.

Thank dchulack
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

I've probably eaten here 40 times. Rick's is the anti-Cheeky's. It's a genuine diner experience with great food, huge portions, and lightening fast no-nonsense service with a smile. No pretension, no long lines, no "bacon flights". Just honest food and people in a great throw-back setting. It's the best breakfast in Palm Springs, without a doubt.

Thank nathanc758

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Diner, Gluten Free
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine
Open Hours
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1973 N Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92262-2919
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Palm Springs
  • Phone Number: 760-416-0090

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?