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Sushi, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Pacific Rim, American, Seafood, Asian
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71959 Highway 111, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270-4848 (44th Avenue)
+1 760-340-9044
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Atlanta, Georgia
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While happy hour has a limited menu and you can only sit by the bar to order the specials, the atmosphere was nice. We visited on a Friday night/ it was pretty quite since "season" hasn't started. I'm sure the place is busier when all the snowbirds come back. Our waitress Maria was great she had other tables but kept... More 

Thank 007Anna
San Diego
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Roy's is a super dining experience. We reserved a table for my wife's birthday on Monday. Everything on this dinner was great. The server, known only a Da David , was a lot of fun and highly knowledge on all menu items. The second visit was exactly the same, even the parking attendant made a super effort tp get the... More 

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Grand Prairie, Texas
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131 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a family favorite. The food is on point each time regardless of location. This was no different - great food, great atmosphere, great dinner

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Coachella Valley, CA
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37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ordered the Summer Special and the pork chop looked like we got a full hind quarter. It was huge and delicious. We got a full 3 course meal for less than $40 and it was worth that and more. The dessert was amazing. Making a reservation online was also extremely easy.

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Rancho Mirage, California
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My favorite place to sit at Roy's is at the counter. There are 10 seats available on a first come - first served basis. You can watch the kitchen staff while they work their magic, and even get offered a complimentary tasting now and then if you are a regular. My favorite dish is the Roy's Trio. I've stopped looking... More 

Thank jflowersiv
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've had some wonderful memorable Roy's meals in Hawaii. So when travelzoo offered a coupon and we were traveling to Rancho Mirage where there is a Roy's Restaurant I was thrilled. The restaurant is nice but quite noisy. We were seated after 5 minutes, we did have a reservation. And then a shift- I told our waiter as soon as... More 

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Rancho Palos Verdes, California
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65 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the most wonderful experience at Roy's celebrating his 75th birthday. Everything was made special for the occasion. The food and service are excellent. Would highly recommend it. We plan on going to the one in Newport Beach which is much closer than Rancho Mirage. It was an experience we will never forget and will go there again when... More 

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Indio, California
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112 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I must admit that I went with a TravelZoo voucher for two for which there was a limited choice menu. The appetizers (3 small plates with chicken, shrimp and pork) which we shared was bland. The green salad that followed was better. My wife had the lemon grass chicken. The lemon grass dressing was great - she ordered another side... More 

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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I decided on having our weekly date night at Roy's. We arrived early to enjoy happy hour before dinner. When it was dinner time, we were escorted to our table to enjoy a spectacular dinner. I had the Trio which was salmon, Mahi and butterfish. Yum! My husband had blackened Ahi. Both dishes were amazing. Chef Joey... More 

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Palm Springs, California
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74 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Like their happy hour, especially their Mai tai and Hawaiian martinis. Good choices. I liked their sliders and tacos. I love their seafood. They have some great specials. Their butterfish is AMAZING. I also liked my wife's seared ahi. Our waiter, David, was super engaging and knowledgable, if a bit flippant in a fun and friendly way.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $30
Sushi, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Pacific Rim, American, Seafood, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71959 Highway 111, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270-4848
    (44th Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Rancho Mirage
  • Phone Number: +1 760-340-9044
Blending classic techniques with adventurous Pacific Rim flavors, culinary pioneer Roy Yamaguchi created an entirely new approach to fine dining. The first Roy's opened in Honolulu in 1988 and we've spread our warm hospitality and passion for innovative and creative cuisine around the world ever since. Indulge in one of our spectacular cocktails or choose a glass from our award-winning wine list while you discover the fresh ingredients and outstanding seafood, expertly prepared by our local chefs that made us famous.

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