Restaurant of the Week Segment – November 7, 2020
09:00 – 10:00 AM
Hour 1 Seg 1 – Restaurant of the Week Segment
Hello, hello Joey Pals;
Just to remind you, that even though I am doing my best to provide you up-to-date information, please check websites and phone numbers for the latest. Coronavirus Hotlines and Websites: Desert Oasis Healthcare www.mydohc.com (760) 969-6555; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey.
RESTAURANT OF THE WEEK w/ Todd Flood re: His four restaurants i.e. “Maracas Mexican Cantina & Grill” 155. S. Palm Cyn., Dr., Palm Springs, CA. and 72775 Dinah Shore Dr., Rancho Mirage, CA. “J.T.’s Diner” 37011 Cook St., Palm Desert, CA. 92211 and “The Slice” 72775 Dinah Shore Dr., #107, Rancho Mirage, CA. 92270.
– REPORT that the parking lot @ “Maracas” and “Slice” in Rancho Mirage has been tented to serve folks outside w/ heaters. All protocols are in place as well.
– REPORT that there will be heaters @ “Maracas” in Palm Springs and possible tenting as well.
– REPORT that P.S. “Maracas” has expanded onto the sidewalk w/ all protocols in place.
– REPORT hours of operation in Palm Springs; Mon., – Thurs., 4 PM – 9 PM, Fri., and Sat., 11 AM – 10 PM; Sun., 11 AM – 9 PM.
– REPORT on the menu in both Palm Springs and Rancho Mirage “Maracas” has vegetarian options that blend very well w/ Mexican spices.
– REPORT that R.M. “Maracas” is open 11 AM – 9 PM every day; some live music in the tent @ the “Slice” end.
– REPORT on “Great Plates” in R.M. providing breakfast, lunch and dinner to anyone in need or at risk. Elderly, post-surgery folks.
– DISCUSSION of how well Palm Springs is doing w/ the COVID-19 precautions and protocols in place in Riverside County, vs. other areas in Riverside County that are not complying.
– REPORT on “J.T.’s Diner” in Palm Desert is still serving outside and may tent soon.
– DISCUSSION of how he has cared for his employees during the COVID-19 Pandemic and the impact of all of this on his and small businesses everywhere.