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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 good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“thai food” (25 reviews)
“curries” (5 reviews)
“spring rolls” (7 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
12070 Palm Dr, Desert Hot Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92240-3902
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Reviewed 15 February 2016

Very mediocre thai food. Every dish tasted kinda the same and we had 6 things. Good if you are a vegetarian though. Lots of choices.

1  Thank Cascading
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Went here with my daughter on a Monday night. Crowd was sparse. It look as if one person was greeting, serving, and perhaps manning the kitchen. Service was friendly, but slow. Appetizer was OK. Main dish, a curry, was not. All ingredients seemed overcooked. We...More

Thank nomorefox
Reviewed 30 December 2015

I read the reviews but still wasn't too sure about this place. The décor is very authentic and the food is actually quite delicious. I ordered the pad thai and my wife ordered the yellow curry. Both were very good and we would definitely return.

Thank Staffing_Man
Reviewed 19 December 2015

I have had lots of Thai Food. I have even been to Thailand. The food here is great. Get the Drunken Noodles.

Thank belovedparis
Reviewed 16 December 2015

Unexpectedly great Thai food in this shabby town. Very fast friendly service. The spicy eggplant and red curry tofu were fantastic. Also liked the Pad Thai.

Thank sanclemcj
Reviewed 17 November 2015 via mobile

This place surprised me I was not expecting much from the outside decor but what a wonderful meal the pad Thai was wonderful it is a must try

Thank Damien G
Reviewed 16 October 2015

Best Thai food we have had. It really deserves a better rating than #14 on Tripadvisor. Very good curry and excellent sticky rice!

Thank Rod R
Reviewed 16 September 2015

Great Thai food and large portions! Our family has eaten at Thai Palms Restaurant many times. Prices are reasonable and the atmosphere is nice.

Thank wrencher52
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Centrally located near Pearson, parking in the back. Friendly staff, okay Thai food, good selection... predictable rather than exciting. Fair prices.

Thank Marilyn H
Reviewed 9 September 2015

The food isn't prepared or cooked ahead of time, but when ordered. It may take a few minutes longer, but the wait is worth it. When food is cooked fresh, it tends to taste better and the vegetables have a "bone" in them. The cooks...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$13
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
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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