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Sunshine Cafe

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10805 Palm Dr, Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240-2511
+1 760-329-6000
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Temecula, United States
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2016

This small cafe in an aging resort could use a bit of an update, but staff is friendly and helpful. The menu is surprisingly large and the food is really tasty. So nice to have it right on site.

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Thank Cheryl F
Crestline
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016

The pools are great but the rooms leave a lot to be desired.you need an elevator and I think this would enhance your spa and bring a lot more people to your hotel.

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Thank Paula H
Agoura Hills, CA
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33 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2015

This is an old style cafe. The food was very good and the prices were very reasonable. The bar area is comfortable and friendly.

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Thank Agoura53
Desert Hot Springs, California
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27 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2015

Just a casual place to go with flip flops and shorts! Food is tremendous. Hamburgers are really good and the fries the best. The prime rib and steaks are inexpensive and really good. The real sleeper is the Friday special when hey have seared Ahi tuna- you won't believe it! Super friendly staff makes it feel like home.

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1 Thank Bill C
Fresno, California
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116 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2015

We've gone to this place for years! Great breakfasts - I had the Pacific Omelet with avocado, crispy bacon & fresh tomato, delicious. Hubby had the Veggie Omelet the first day & thought it was just so-so. He ordered the Pacific Omelet the 2nd day & his was great, too! Home style cooking all around, reasonable prices, & friendly (albeit... More 

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1 Thank TravelerSophia
Desert Hot Springs, California
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2015

Really good breakfast foods. Don't expect any fluff, this is just a great diner with friendly service. Family friendly means very noisy at peak time .

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Thank KerseyGarza
Rosarito, Mexico
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89 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2015

My husband, Tom, and I eat here a lot. We live in the DHS/Sky Valley area and make it a point to have breakfast or lunch here at least once a week, if not more. I recommend just about anything on this menu because they have a really good kitchen managed by capable staff. We usually split a meal because... More 

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1 Thank Jackie D
Visalia, California
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2015

I was with 3 colleagues at a conference and this place was an easy walk from our hotel. I felt as if I had walked back into 1978, but it was a fun walk. Service was a little slow due to a little back-up, but conscientious (we were pretty high maintenance....). The prime rib I had was really, really good... More 

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Thank R C
La Habra, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2014

everything is good... prime rib.... steak on a stick, fruit plate, omeletes... really, cannot go wrong!

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Thank Lory T
Los Angeles
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2014

Good food at great prices fast service friendly staff snd Karaoke at night..... fun times were had by all

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10805 Palm Dr, Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240-2511
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Desert Hot Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 760-329-6000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?