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Thai Palms Restaurant

12070 Palm Dr, Desert Hot Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92240-3902
+1 760-288-3934
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good40%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“thai food” (24 reviews)
“curry” (7 reviews)
“spring rolls” (7 reviews)
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Asian, Thai
$$ - $$$
12070 Palm Dr, Desert Hot Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92240-3902
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Reviewed 14 January 2017

A nice feeling. the Service is very good and the food is good. worth the time to sit and dine. they do take-out which is very helpful.

Thank Bacracer
Reviewed 14 January 2017

We visited this restaurant twice because we liked it so much the first night. We had different dishes since my sister likes more hot spice and curries. I had chicken with lots of vegetables one night and the second night I had shrimp with vegetables...More

Thank Alison S
Reviewed 8 January 2017

First one to arrive Sunday. Ordered, a couple of other couples arrived and then the NOISY RUDE birthday party started. OK it wasn't a party but it was really, really loud. Food and service were excellent. I ordered the mixed vegetables and when I finished...More

Thank Bill C
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

The reviews that we read prior to experiencing Thai Palms were certainly on point. One stated that it was " the best Thai food outside of Thailand." I can't vouch for that but it was surely among the best that I've had. The place is...More

Thank JGWinPitt
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Ordered Tom Yum Kha + spring rolls + Pad Thai + Sweet Sour Pork. Large portions of very authentic Thai food. Difficult to locate in daylight.

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

We love Thai cuisine. So even though the reviews were mixed we decided to give it a try. Mistake. Not enough staff for amount of customers in the restaurant. Unfortunately they were working hard but a couple of bar trays would of helped with the...More

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Our hotel recommended this restaurant otherwise we would not have eaten there. The room was worn and dated. As there were only a few diners the service was good. The food was excellent which made up for the overall look of the place. There appeared...More

Thank RossandJane
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Thai Palms has good food but the service is a little off. The luncheon special delivers! Soup, salad, main course, rice and egg roll for under $8.00. They will cook the food to order in terms of spiceyness as well as choice of meat. Vegetarian...More

1  Thank spatowngirl2014
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Went here on recommendation from hotel and we had not had Thai food yet on this trip, so decided to give it a try. The atmosphere is pretty sparse, but the food was great. We had Yellow Curry which is not always on Thai menus,...More

1  Thank Harriet S
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

The food was good. Only one server so service was a little slow. It's an older restaurant and seemed pretty authentic. I visited on a warm night. Not sure if they have air conditioning.

Thank Rebecca S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$13
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12070 Palm Dr, Desert Hot Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92240-3902
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Desert Hot Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 760-288-3934
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