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Restaurant of the Week Segment – November 6, 2023

3:00 – 4:00 PM

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.
– REPORT The Tram is the #1 Tourist attraction in the C.V. and the best place to celebrate EVERYTHING.
– REPORT that we are talking @ Todd Flood’s “Maracas” in Palm Springs.
– REPORT that they are open after the annual maintenance and remodel.
– REPORT that it is 30 degrees cooler up there AND the views are amazing. You can see for 50 miles.
– REPORT that “Peaks” is rated number #8 IN THE WORLD in ‘cliff-side’ dining according to Architectural Digest.
– REPORT that they had their 60th anniversary in September.
– DISCUSSION on the new kitchen for Peaks, Pine Café, Cascade Cafe, Lookout Lounge.
– DISCUSSION of the wildlife.
– DISCUSSION of the food @ Pines Café.
– DISCUSSION of the food @ Peaks.
– DISCUSSION of similar food @ the Lookout Lounge.
– REPORT on his “gluten-free” offerings. How the food prep area complies w/ “gluten-free” w/ blue boards. They have dietary options for EVERYONE.
– DISCUSSION of vegan, gluten-free, dairy-free.
– REPORT on the wonderful drinks i.e. the chocolate expresso martini etc.,
– REPORT that “Peaks” is open 7 days a week from 11 AM – 4 PM for lunch and 5 – 11 PM for dinner.
– REPORT that “Pines Café” is for grab and go and families and “Lookout Lounge” for bar fare and the menu from Peaks as well. Open for lunch and dinner from 5 to 8 PM 7 days a week. 
Ride ‘n Dine available. Great children’s menu too.
– REPORT on “Cascade” Cafe.
– REPORT on “Lookout Lounge”.
– 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)

Joey & John @ Maracas

Rest in Peace

R.I.P. Tony La Bianco 10.19.1936 – 6.11.2024

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