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John's Restaurant

900 N Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92262-4422
+1 760-367-9779
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good48%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (23 reviews)
“hash browns” (13 reviews)
“fries” (14 reviews)
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7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
American, Diner
900 N Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92262-4422
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This may be where Panera Bread got it's service model - you order your food at a window/counter, and a waitstaff person brings it to your table. I had the meatloaf, which included two large pieces of meat, mashed potatoes, (both covered with gravy, as...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We go here mostly for lunch, but they do serve breakfast and dinner. You order and pay at the counter and they bring the food to your table. There is a large selection of salads, burgers, and sandwiches available for lunch. I can get crowded...More

Thank Dave E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been going to John’s Restaurant for a few years when we are visiting Palm Springs. Good choice of quality food at a decent price. Their burgers are awesome.

Thank alainLondon44
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best place in Palm Springs for breakfast, we also eat lunch here which was just as good. Prices are very good for Palm springs Staff not very chatty but are very busy.

Thank lillyKent
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Note this “sort of” cafeteria style. You order at a counter and then they bring food out. Seemed to take a little longer than expected. Arrived warm and was standard breakfast fare good , tasty but nothing special. Service was fine coffee refills, dishes removed...More

Thank nielsonfamily2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We always try to stop at Johns while visiting Palm Springs. Great value and a huge menu selection including breakfast all day. I've never been disappointed with breakfast, lunch or dinner.

Thank Jeff K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had brunch at Johns last Saturday, mainly because it's my name. It's a no frills diner where you order your food at the service hatch and then find a table where they bring the food to you. We fancied eggs Benedict which is not...More

Thank johnandshelaghjessup
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place was packed with locals. They obviously know what they are doing. Delicious offerings with huge portions and very good prices.

Thank snatoli_123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very long menu with lots of options. Portions are large. Very informal and family-friendly. Daily specials, too.

Thank 741lolo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had breakfast there. Typical American food. Dishes are delicious but very big. The service is good too. Coffee is just dark enough. Great location as it is close to multiple hotels or inns and hence a great place for tourists to visit. The wait...More

Thank yyttll
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 N Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92262-4422
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Palm Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 760-367-9779
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