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Our Latest Reviews

Jim 2 days ago

Carrot cheesecake

Cheesecake or carrot cake on their own are phenomenal. Put these two together and it is over the top exceptional. Don't let people lie to you and tell you that you can't eat the whole thing!

Christine 7 days ago

Mega chocolate chip pancakes

They forgot the whipped cream, but the chocolate was super tasty and pancakes just melted! ❤️

Rojeffyj 13 days ago

95. Avocado jack

I've ordered many different dishes here and they are all amazing! Staff is great always very welcoming and friendly.

Jon 21 days ago

Country Fried Steak

Wonderful HUGE MEAL lasted 2 days great prices I had ortega chili omelet lasted me 3 days my FAV we are coming back 😋

Angelkat80 about 1 month ago

Caramelized banana-pecan french toast with brown sugar maple syrup

It was about a year ago - but my husband and I made a late night date trip to have dinner. We didn't talk much during dinner except for the constant sounds of "mmmm", "yummm" and various eating of delightful goodness. Probably the best thing I've ever eaten - ever. When I have amazing food - I kind of dance in my seat - well I was on cloud 9, wiggling in the booth. Amazing!!! Too bad we were so stuffed because upon leaving I saw the dessert case and pretty much licked the glass for a few minutes. Such a treasure!

Cheyo91770 about 1 month ago

63. Tuna melt or chicken melt

This is the 1st place I stop at when I go to Palm Springs. I have taken many people there. Everthing I have eaten whether it be breakfast, Lunch or dinner has been great. I love the fresh pickles and green tomato appetizer's. I recommend this place 150% You wont be disappointed. I didn't even mention the bakery...Yummy

Juliesolomon about 1 month ago

Carrot cake

This is the most divine, perfect carrot cake anywhere. It is very carroty, moist and the frosting is fantastic. MHD seems to have upped their game and this cake is better than ever.

Wearereeds about 2 months ago

39. Corned beef, pastrami

I had to try this deli out! With current stay at home orders, we called our order in and picked it up. They were awesome from the phone call to the pick up! We ordered two sandwiches which we could not finish ! The roast beef with chili's was amazing! Fresh chili's brings out the best of the piled high roast beef. A side of fries and a pile of fresh pickles finished off the combo. The second sandwich was a monster! Pastrami and corned beef on rye. This one has 1/2 sitting in the fridge to finish today! Huge, fresh, piles of meat on fresh bread! I topped (my 1/2) with coleslaw and deli mustard. The pickles are crunchy and tangy... I over did it on the desserts! We have a weeks worth! German chocolate cake (huge) was a slice for two! Rich and full of creamy frosting with a crunchy top. That was our choice for the night. For the rest of the week... we ordered the Double Chocolate Cherry Cheese Cake. It looks rich and based on the weight... it's going to be awesome! Oh did I mention the baseball sized Ding Dong? I had to try this but after bringing these three home... we'll have to pace ourselves and increase the exercise time! I want to thank Cliff who took our order, coached us through the menu and checked me out. I know these are tough times but you're incredible attitude and delicious food will bring us back and others to your door! Thanks for being there for all of us!

Puglady2hanley about 2 months ago

Carrot cake

This is the most delicious carrot cake ever! Better than homemade! 🤗

Lorirps about 2 months ago

Tri salad platter

Get it every time!!! Plenty to take home too.

Nanettemshelton 2 months ago

9. Corned beef, pastrami, Swiss cheese

Yes... The sandwich is perfect as usual. You can't beat the quality but......we can't wait to be sitting once again in your restaurant. We will continue to support our deli.

Kgcarr37 2 months ago

Black out fudge cake

best chocolate cake in the coachella valley. I fall off my diet for this cake

Sirpaulfan 3 months ago

BBQ Baby Back Ribs

Great meal for a great price. There are so many things to choose from this menu that I could eat there every day for a month and not eat the same thing and it's all great. Hi

Jillpatterson 3 months ago

Lox trim

And an Egg Cream, one of the few places in California where you can get this drink! The Lox breakfast is delicious and usually more than I can eat. I always think of trying something else, but can never pass up the lox. And then, I have to stop at the bakery for one of their treats and the rye bread ends. The wait staff is so attentive and helpful--the last time I was here, the waiter not only brought a take out box, but added cream cheese. Love this place!

Jimbinoc 3 months ago

Corned Beef and Cabbage

The corned beef dinner was great, generous portions and as always the staff was wonderful. Great place to eat.

Ibm2ibm 3 months ago

26. Liverwurst, chopped liver, Swiss cheese

MITD's chopped liver is AWESOME! Best I've ever had. They don't skimp on the portions, either. In fact, I frequently get 2 meals out of one order, although the pickle dish never makes it to day 2! :-)

S 3 months ago

Mushroom Barley

BEST Mushroom barley soup ever. I have it every time!

Blhcomputer 4 months ago

17. Turkey, avocado, bacon, cheddar


Lshope45 4 months ago

Potato latkas

The latkas were delicious and fresh. Also THE COFFEE ☕️ is delicious 😋

Onedesertguy 5 months ago

Roasted breast of turkey

We ordered two roast turkey dinners, no potatoes, but extra dressing! Dinner was perfect, a 10 out of 10! Do yourself a favor, visit Manhattan in the Desert for delicious food, terrific service, and a good time!

Patricia 4 days ago

93. French dip

Absolutely the best in the in the Desert! Brisket very lean!! Love love love ❤️

Christine 7 days ago

4. Genoa salami, ham, and provolone

Just a perfect combination of fresh meat!! Perfect!! AND HUGE!! ❤️

Cuzisayso15 14 days ago

Huevos rancheros with corn tortillas

Consistent and delicious! Always my goto when wanting breakfast lunch or dinner. Staff is amazing and friendly. Highly recommend

Alex 25 days ago

Country Fried Steak

Absolutely amazing...great flavor...little hint of spice...I love that you get 2 pieces...highly recommend...I drive from Palm Desert to get..

Mikedny334 about 1 month ago

70. Grilled chicken breast with lettuce, tomato, and onion

During this crisis I have been ordering takeout and delivery from Manhattan in the Desert biweekly. The food is always delicious and fresh. The grilled chicken sandwich is wonderful they have the best onion rings in Palm springs. and their coconut cake is the stuff dreams are made of. I am very thankful that they are here and continue to provide delicious, safe and reasonably priced food to the community. They have not inflated their prices nor skimped on the quality or quantity of food. Thank you!

Patriciajarrell28 about 1 month ago

25. Turkey, chopped liver, Swiss cheese

Love the food at Manhattans. Always a go to when any family or friends visit the desert. Portions are large and food is always wonderful. We have been supporting the restaurant weekly since the stay at home order. They always are so appreciative of our orders and it is always ready for pickup when we arrive. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

Brenannbowen about 1 month ago

20. Corned beef, roast beef

Ginormous. Deliciousness. Thinly sliced meat piled so high you'll need to save half for dinner, or great to share. Matzo soup is amazing as well!

Rebecca about 2 months ago


My absolute favorite dessert & Manhattan in the Desert makes the best! It is my desert of choice when celebrating me! Birthday, Mother's Day, Anniversary, would not be celebrated right with out this most delectable tiramisu! Getting ready to order now for our anniversary this weekend as a matter of fact.

A about 2 months ago


Your Tiramisu is amazing! Very generous portion, always enough for a couple desserts or two people. So rich with good coffee flavor. It's just a treat!! Thank you!!

John 2 months ago

64. Patty melt

The team at Manhattan in the Desert put together a terrific dine-out dinner for our family. The food quality was great as usual, the packaging was appropriate and everything was included that you would expect as if we had been in the dining room. So nice to have a break from scavenging the pantry to try and please everyone with the limited choices here at home. We really appreciate you guys. Keep up the good work. We'll be in to see you again for another take-home I'm sure and are looking forward to dining-in with you as soon as possible. Good luck!

Kgcarr37 2 months ago

Manhattan white pizza

add grilled chicken and it's the perfect meal

Esmith7192014 3 months ago

74. pastrami

Outstanding pastrami. Very lean and piled high. Delicious!! Served with some of the best pickles and sauerkraut I've ever eaten. The potato salad was at least as good as mine (possibly better) . Will absolutely be back!!

Kgibb89266 3 months ago

1 Egg, 2 strips Bacon or Sausage links, & Toast or Bagel

We love eating here.the staff treat us like family.Cliff is wonderful very helpful. We tell everyone that this is a fantastic place to go

Carolynadrian 3 months ago

Spaghetti & meatballs

The best spaghetti and meatballs!! It tastes just like my mother's. It's always the first thing I do when visiting Palm Springs...Manhattan in the Desert for spaghetti and meatballs.

Lorlorkitty 3 months ago

28. Brisket, turkey, jack cheese

We moved to the desert 5yrs ago and discovered Manhattan In The Desert. Every time we go out to eat we say we have to try something new. But always end up at your restaurant. We just love every dish we've ever ordered and the menu gives you every choice you could ever want. The portions are huge and the service is excellent!!!! We never leave without stopping at the front picking up the delicious bakery items and fresh bread and sliced meats to-go. My favorite sandwich is the Super Combo with Turkey/brisket/Swiss cheese and I get a side of adjus to dip it in. But everything we've had is beyond mouth watering. Thank you all for your posts on Facebook/instagram and great customer service! Forever patrons

Sienermask 3 months ago

10. Turkey, roast beef, Swiss cheese

Delicious. Our server Clifford was and is always a dream. He knows us so well and never misses. Thank you Clifford

J97elroy 3 months ago

41. Brisket, Swiss cheese

I'm FROM Manhattan, NY - and this is by far the best brisket I've had outside the city! :)

Sienermask 4 months ago

70. Grilled chicken breast with lettuce, tomato, and onion

Delicious, an epicurean would be delighted with this perfection of preparation and service we received.

Stuartaglover 5 months ago

Bread pudding

My wife Jenny and I came over and had desert and coffee. She had the very tasty apple strudel and I had my favorite bread pudding, Shhhhh. don't tell grandma but it's better than hers. The Staff was very friendly the prices were just right. I would recommend eating at Manhattan in the Desert for any meal.

Mike 5 months ago

Bacon and sausage pancakes

I love coming here for breakfast. The staff is welcoming and always on top of it. The food is delicious especially the pancakes. Whenever we come into town we make a point to swing by for breakfast.


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