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Backstreet Bistro Palm Desert, Palm Desert, CA

Backstreet Bistro Palm Desert

4.5
4.5
918 Reviews
$30 and under
Italian
Come and enjoy our fresh and authentic italian cuisine our friendly and family oriented staff is looking forward to provide you with a delightful dining experience on our quaint and comfortable patio . We are looking forward to serve you with our delicious daily specials and our incredible hand selected wine list. You can make reservation by phone or on our website http://www.backstreetbistroelpaseo.com/reservations- . Backstreet Bistro, a place where friends meet friends!

Make a reservation

2 people

7:00 PM


Booked 4 times today

Order delivery or takeout

Additional information

  • Dining style
    Casual Elegant
  • Price
    $30 and under
  • Cuisines
    Italian, American, Contemporary Italian
  • Hours of operation
    Dinner Mon–Thu, Sun 4:00 pm–8:00 pm Fri, Sat 4:00 pm–9:00 pm
  • Phone number
    (760) 346-6393
  • Payment options
    AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
  • Dress code
    Casual Dress
  • Executive chef
    Chef Salvador Gallaga
  • Catering
    for any private Catering contact Carlos Hernandez General Manager 928-920-2640
  • Private party facilities
    for any private Events contact Carlos Hernandez General Manager 928-920-2640
  • Neighborhood
    Palm Desert
  • Cross street
    Sopping center in the corner of El Paseo and Highway 74
  • Parking details
    Public Lot
  • Additional
    Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Cafe, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Delivery, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gender Neutral Restroom, Gluten-free Options, Happy Hour, Kosher, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

What 918 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.5
4.5 based on recent ratings
  • 4.5Food
  • 4.6Service
  • 4.4Ambience
  • 4.3Value

NoiseModerate

Loved For

  • Palm Springs / Palm Desert Cities

    Italian

  • Palm Springs / Palm Desert

    Italian

918 Reviews
  1. OpenTable Diner

    Las Vegas

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined 1 day ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Good Italian food & great atmosphere with good prices

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  2. KENO

    Jacksonville

    9 reviews

    4.0

    9 reviews

    Dined on May 20, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 3
    We had a reservation and arrived a little early and were seated immediately. It was a quiet evening with very good service and food. The beginning of the hotter days and evenings drove everyone into the air conditioned area so it was a little noisier than usual. The Sunday night half price bottles of wine made for a very nice dinner.

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  3. davidp

    San Diego

    7 reviews

    2.0

    7 reviews

    Dined on May 19, 2024

    1. Overall 2
    2. Food 2
    3. Service 2
    4. Ambience 2
    A very average 90$ dinner for 2 without drinks. Veal parm was salty. Chicken Marsala had watery sauce with a lack of flavor. I won’t be back.

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  4. OpenTable Diner

    Orange County

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on May 16, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We were greeted with a big smile and promptly seated. The wait staff were cheerful and attentive. We had four different meals and all were very good. Will definitely go back.

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  5. OpenTable Diner

    Denver

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 13, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Excellent service from all staff. Indoor & outdoor seating options that were both fantastic.

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  6. Patty

    San Francisco

    102 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    102 reviews

    Dined on May 12, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great food and great service our server was great.

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  7. BillinOakland

    Palm Springs

    19 reviews

    3.0

    19 reviews

    Dined on May 12, 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 3
    4. Ambience 4
    Overall pleasant experience, but some hiccups. Not enough weight staff. Took 20 minutes just to get a drink order at Mother’s Day lunch. Five of us at the table. One food item, which was French toast came out with one side of a toast significantly burned and not really edible. Just an OK experience. 

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  8. StayceeG

    Los Angeles

    5 reviews

    5.0

    5 reviews

    Dined on May 12, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We have never been here before, and it was great. I loved that we weren’t stuck with only a Mother’s Day brunch menu and could order off the regular menu. The staff were all great and accommodating. There were tons of choices and the food was delicious. We will be back.

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  9. OpenTable Diner

    Los Angeles

    2 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on May 9, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We had a delicious dinner and the waitress and team could not have been nicer. A delightful evening and terrific dinner!!

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  10. OpenTable Diner

    Palm Springs

    21 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    21 reviews

    Dined on May 8, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 3
    The food is very good staff works hard to make sure everything is prepared and presented just the way you ordered it. The quality of food and value is excellent prices reasonable for a well prepared meal. We ate inside because patio is half the size it is in season. The inside is old world Italian. They do not have a liquor license so there is just wine and Prosecco. It would be nice if they could update the inside dining room with fresh paint and remove some of the antiquated old Italian world looks. Those maroon linens have seen better days the overhead fans are annoying blowing overhead because ceiling is low. Like I said food is good but it lacks ambience.

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FAQs

Backstreet Bistro Palm Desert offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (760) 346-6393.

Backstreet Bistro Palm Desert is rated 4.5 stars by 918 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a reservation

2 people

7:00 PM


Booked 4 times today

Order delivery or takeout

Google Map for Backstreet Bistro Palm Desert

72820 El Paseo, Palm Desert, CA 92260

Additional information

  • Cross street
    Sopping center in the corner of El Paseo and Highway 74
  • Neighborhood
    Palm Desert
  • Hours of operation
    Dinner Mon–Thu, Sun 4:00 pm–8:00 pm Fri, Sat 4:00 pm–9:00 pm
  • Price
    $30 and under
  • Cuisines
    Italian, American, Contemporary Italian
  • Dining style
    Casual Elegant
  • Dress code
    Casual Dress
  • Parking details
    Public Lot
  • Payment options
    AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
  • Executive chef
    Chef Salvador Gallaga
  • Additional
    Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Cafe, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Delivery, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gender Neutral Restroom, Gluten-free Options, Happy Hour, Kosher, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Phone number
    (760) 346-6393
  • Catering
    for any private Catering contact Carlos Hernandez General Manager 928-920-2640
  • Private party facilities
    for any private Events contact Carlos Hernandez General Manager 928-920-2640
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