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Restaurant of the Week Segment – July 25, 2022

5:00 – 6:00 AM and 8:00 – 9:00 AM

Seg 1 – Restaurant of the Week Segment

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RESTAURANT OF THE WEEK w/ John Fritch re: “Peaks” and “Pine’s Café” @ the Top of the P.S. Aerial Tram. 1 Tramway Road. Palm Springs, CA.
– ANNOUNCEMENT; The Tram is the #1 Tourist attraction in the C.V.
– REPORT that they now have summer hours.
– REPORT that the temperature is 30 degrees cooler than on the Desert floor.
– REPORT on THE NEW everything. i.e. Cocktail lounge, lookout lounge, lighting that changes from dusk to dawn, kitchen, tables, chairs, murals, etc,
– REPORT that best time to come to dinner @ Peaks about 7 PM to see the sunset.
– REPORT on menu: New center-cut beef tenderloin and the 14 oz. ribeye, plus Colorado lamb. Seasonal vegetables.
– DISCUSSION that it is best to get your tram tickets and your dinner reservation on-line.
– REPORT on the venue’s use for special events. Have 70 booked so far this year. New stage and lighting and audio-visual for events. Can seat 90 to 100 now and a view from every seat.
– REPORT that Architectural Digest voted Peaks #8 IN THE WORLD for restaurants w/ a view.
– REPORT that there is a child’s menu @ both Peaks and Pines Café.
– REPORT that they are open 7 days a week. Book on “open table”. Reservations strongly suggested.
– (contact info: www.pstramway.com and (760) 325-4537)

John

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R.I.P. Olivia Newton-John. 9.26.48 – 8.8.22.

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