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Elmer's Restaurant - Palm Springs

1030 E Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92264-9169
+1 760-327-8419
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (50 reviews)
“german pancake” (202 reviews)
“hash browns” (56 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
1030 E Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92264-9169
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Reviewed yesterday

the place was very busy but we hit it just right and got a table as we walked in. the food was good and plentiful. the prices were average for palm springs. would come here again

Thank jmrcg
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Me and a group of friends finally got to try the famous Elmer's pancakes . Since my whole party got pancakes I decided to get the Dungeness Crab Benedict, and it was delicious . I got to try the pancakes as well and I definitely...More

Thank Ryan W
Reviewed 2 days ago

My girlfriends and I stopped by to grab some grub. Decor is nothing spectacular and it reminded us of a Denny's or IHOP kind of joint. Nonetheless, like previous reviews, this place hits the spot with great food. Service was good too! Definitely worth checking...More

Thank yaya_beachbum
Kolten L, Guest Relations Manager at Elmer's Restaurant - Palm Springs, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Afternoon, We truly thank you for your feedback and are glad to see you enjoyed your visit to Elmer’s. We love hearing from our Guests and we send each review directly to the restaurant management to be seen. Hope to see you again soon! Kolten...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

All of the menu items are incredible! By no doubt the best breakfast place in the valley!!! The Benedict's were also incredible.More

Thank LinGaar
Kolten L, Guest Relations Manager at Elmer's Restaurant - Palm Springs, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Afternoon, We truly thank you for your feedback and are glad to see you enjoyed your visit to Elmer’s. We love hearing from our Guests and we send each review directly to the restaurant management to be seen. Hope to see you again soon! Kolten...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Everything you order will be fantastic here. Everything. Service is unmatched. Breakfast all the time? YES. Try their marionberry syrup for your pancakes! Best fish & chips ever, anywhere.More

Thank oceanstac
Kolten L, Guest Relations Manager at Elmer's Restaurant - Palm Springs, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Afternoon, We truly thank you for your feedback and are glad to see you enjoyed your visit to Elmer’s. We love hearing from our Guests and we send each review directly to the restaurant management to be seen. Hope to see you again soon! Kolten...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Food is delicious, portions were large (we had enough leftovers to make a nice lunch). Coffee is great, staff is very attentive. Thare was no wait at 8 AM on a Sunday.More

1  Thank Mary R
Kolten L, Guest Relations Manager at Elmer's Restaurant - Palm Springs, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Afternoon, We truly thank you for your feedback and are glad to see you enjoyed your visit to Elmer’s. We love hearing from our Guests and we send each review directly to the restaurant management to be seen. Hope to see you again soon! Kolten...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Several locals recommended Elmer's as being one of the best places in Palm Springs for Breakfast. Boy, was it ever! the outside was a little off-putting because it reminded me of other breakfast chain restaurants, but the food was really good! I had the German...More

Thank James F
Kolten L, Guest Relations Manager at Elmer's Restaurant - Palm Springs, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Afternoon, We truly thank you for your feedback and are glad to see you enjoyed your visit to Elmer’s. We love hearing from our Guests and we send each review directly to the restaurant management to be seen. Hope to see you again soon! Kolten...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We had heard good things about this restaurant and decided to try it. There was a huge line up of people when we arrived, but the wait was only about 15 minutes as promised. I ordered the strawberry blintzes which came with 2 eggs and...More

Thank resawolfis
Kolten L, Guest Relations Manager at Elmer's Restaurant - Palm Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Morning, We truly thank you for your feedback and are glad to see you enjoyed your visit to Elmer’s. We love hearing from our Guests and we send each review directly to the restaurant management to be seen. Hope to see you again soon! Kolten...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a very nice meal at Elmer's. Tried the German Pancake and it was great. My son had the cinnamon roll pancakes and they too were good. Everything else was just right: bacon, eggs, and hash browns. Plus a good cup of coffee. Very friendly...More

Thank BajaRobby
Kolten L, Guest Relations Manager at Elmer's Restaurant - Palm Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Morning, We truly thank you for your feedback and are glad to see you enjoyed your visit to Elmer’s. We love hearing from our Guests and we send each review directly to the restaurant management to be seen. Hope to see you again soon! Kolten...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great place. Looked it up on Yelp and saw great reviews. Really busy, but we got seated right away. Beautiful food and great service. Large omelettes, great pancakes, and good coffee. What more do you need for breakfast. Definitely added to a must...More

Thank Joe B
Kolten L, Guest Relations Manager at Elmer's Restaurant - Palm Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Morning, We truly thank you for your feedback and are glad to see you enjoyed your visit to Elmer’s. We love hearing from our Guests and we send each review directly to the restaurant management to be seen. Hope to see you again soon! Kolten...More

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Dennis S
There are no prices on your website. How much would an order of bacon and eggs with toast and coffee be?
12 October 2015|
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Response from Andrew S | Reviewed this property |
Howdy & about $13 including taxes cheers Andrew
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mrsmafitz
Pet friendly?
27 February 2015|
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Response from Kolten L | Property representative |
We have two outside patios that accommodate pets. We also have pet dishes for water and give a treat to each pet. Our hours are 6a to 9p daily. Hope to see you soon! =)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 15
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 21:00
Monday
06:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 21:00
Thursday
06:00 - 21:00
Friday
06:00 - 21:00
Saturday
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1030 E Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92264-9169
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Palm Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 760-327-8419
Description
Since 1960, Elmer's has been dedicated to providing quality food ingredients and personable, gracious service that make you feel at home. Built on the foundation of Walt Elmer's famous buttermilk pancakes, Elmer's offers seasonally fresh entrees and premium, made-from-scratch favorites in a warm comfortable and inviting family dining experience. With ample choices for breakfast, lunch and dinner, the menu features an emphasis on fresh, Northwest ingredients and traditional flavors. Featured Northwest favorites include Boyd's Coffee, Oregon Marionberry syrup, Tillamook cheese, and sausages from Portland-based Zenner's Sausage Company. Many Guests happily enhance their morning meal with a refreshing Mimosa. While the food is a star in its own right, it's the service that makes customers smile. Led by local owner, Jacky Donnell, the genuine, friendly team at Palm Springs Elmer's delights in welcoming desert locals as well as Northwest snowbirds craving a taste of home. They are proud of the reputation they have built as a local favorite. In addition to local Best Breakfast awards, Guests at Palm Springs Elmer's rave about their experiences on Yelp! and TripAdvisor. Elmer's has also received national recognition in the category of Family Restaurants with high marks on four main attributes consisting of taste, value, service and mood. Elmer's takes pride in their surrounding communities and strives to be the restaurant of choice for families. Choose to dine indoors surrounded by historic and scenic Palm Springs photography or on the outdoor pet-friendly patio. Elmer's is open daily from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.
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