Don't Miss the El Paseo Shopping District

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If you are new to the area or planning a trip to Palm Desert, here are some great places to visit in the El Paseo Shopping District, a world-famous retail district with over 300 shops, boutiques, art galleries, jewelers, restaurants and more.

Coffee and Tea Shops

  • The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, a company founded in Southern California in 1963, specializes in specialty coffee and tea, and serves it alongside their delicious pastries. They have a nice indoor lounge area, as well as patio seating for you and your four-legged friend.
  • Starbucks, an American chain of coffee roasters and specialty coffee shop serving a large menu of coffee and tea drinks, pastries, and sandwiches.

Fashion and Design

  • Insanity, a unique clothing and accessory gallery, bring cutting edge fashion to Palm Desert. They seek out international and local designers that set you apart from the crowd.
  • Chrissy's, is a luxury women's boutique, with clothes from local artisans and designer favorites.
  • Sak's Off 5th, a premier destination for luxury off-price fashion, featuring women's, men's and children's clothing, as well as handbags, accessories, shoes and beauty products.

Hair Design

  • Terra Lane Hair Designs, a hair salon offering a wide selection of services from Brazilian Blowouts to Highlights and Bayalage, as well as kid's and men's haircuts.
  • Creative Hair, a full-service hair salon with a team of independent cut and color Master Stylists.

Art Galleries

  • Coda Gallery, recognized as the best gallery in California by the American Art Awards, has a vast collection of paintings, photography, sculptures, and glass by a wide array of emerging and established artists.
  • J. Willott Gallery Fine Art, an owner-operated fine art gallery representing top-tier, nationally acclaimed artists in a beautiful space.


  • Daily Grill, a beautiful restaurant featuring flavorful American fare, including signature favorites like Chicken Pot Pie and Loaded Mac & Cheese, as well as creative contemporary dishes like Ahi Tuna Sashimi and Spicy Shrimp and Chicken Pasta.
  • Mastro's Steakhouse, voted "one of the top ten steakhouses in the U.S.", is a fine dining steakhouse with the highest quality steaks and seafood, in an entertaining atmosphere.


  • Hotel Paseo, a luxury boutique hotel close to the fine dining, upscale shopping, art galleries and nightlife on El Paseo.

For a directory of additional restaurants, professional services, shopping, spas and beauty, accommodations or art gallery options at El Paseo Shopping District, visit El Paseo Catalogue.

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