By Island Tribe Wellness

Healthy & Delicious Dining in Greater Palm Springs

Whether you’re visiting Palm Springs for relaxation and wellness, discovering our glorious hiking trails, or attending our music and art festivals, you’ll never be far from some of the best plant-based food in southern California. Check out HappyCow AP to discover more local healthy, vegetarian, and vegan food options.

In the meantime, we've chosen our top Vegan eateries in the Coachella Valley/ Greater Palm Springs area.

WILDEST - Palm Desert


This little gem in Palm Desert is the newest addition to the healthier side of restaurants in the greater Palm Springs area. Casual fine dining that is entirely based on healthy nutrition. The menu is primarily raw and always fresh and organic and features housemade nut and seed mylks, dairy-free and no-sugar-added juices and smoothies, gluten-free, vegan, and vegetarian food options. Wildest Greens serves up healthy dishes for all meals of the day and has a great assortment of organic wines.


CHEF TANYA’S KITCHEN - Palm Springs, Palm Desert


Ask any vegan or health-conscious eater where to dine in Palm Springs, and Chef Tanya’s Kitchen is sure to be at the top of their list. Since 2017, their tasty and flavorful vegan fare has included homemade tempeh burgers and veggie-topped sandwiches of unique seitan and seasoned tofu varieties. Their salads, sandwiches, and wraps are delicious enough to win over anyone skeptical that vegan fare can pack a punch.

MIDMOD CAFE - Palm Springs


This Palm Springs café is a part juice bar, part healthy eating cafe. Mid Mod is hyper-focused on clean, organic cuisine: health-conscious meals like tempeh breakfast bowls, grass-fed beef or vegetarian spinach-nut burgers, and salads ranging from seaweed to loaded turkey bacon cobb. The juice bar serves essential-oil-spiked wellness cocktails, fruit smoothies, kombucha, turmeric shots, etc.




At Luscious Lorraine’s, they take every step possible to reduce carbon footprint and have recently converted to compostable and biodegradable sugar cane straws. You’re encouraged to bring your utensils. Try their 3-day juice cleanse specially formulated to help flush toxins from the body, purify the intestines and colon, feed vital organs, and boost immunity. Live organic vegetables & fruit juices contain powerful nutrients that improve digestion, promote healthy cell growth, and increase energy.


NATIVE FOODS - Palm Springs


Down-to-Earth and Delicious. Palm Springs is the original home of California’s favorite vegan restaurant featuring tasty takeout, delivery, and dine-in vegan food options. Sink your teeth into a wholesome, satisfying, chef-crafted comfort food with 100% plant-based, clean ingredients and planet-friendly. W you’re vegan, vegetarian, or a hardcore meat-eater, this is the type of mindful, bold deliciousness that will fill you up and keep you coming back for more.




A Breezy cafe serving a carefully sourced menu of health-conscious, international dishes & breakfast. Your spot for organic plant-based eats healthy juices. This café is where to take your non-vegan friends and convert them to eat less meat. 




There is so much to do in the desert and so little time; snack on real food with nourishing ingredients that will leave you feeling energized and happy. Check out our local grocery stores to grab wholesome snacks to enjoy during your stay.




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