In celebration of the Palm Springs Desert Resorts annual Restaurant Week, Escena Lounge and Grill is offering a special Prix Fixe menu and nightly live entertainment sure to entice diners from around the Coachella Valley and beyond. Now through June 16, Escena invites you to indulge in a tasty selection of appetizers, entrees and desserts, all for only $38 per person. In addition to some traditional favorites, Escena’s Restaurant Week menu includes a few new twists, including a watermelon caprese salad, pan seared salmon with Israeli couscous, and braised beef short rib stroganoff. The highly popular homemade bread pudding headlines a dessert selection sure to sweeten your palate.

Add a nice bottle of wine from a revamped international wine list, or one of Escena’s popular signature cocktails, and, with the most stunning mountain backdrop in the valley, you have all the ingredients for a night to remember!

The live entertainment lineup features an eclectic array of music styles, including acoustic, jazz and R&B. Acts include John Stanley King (Tuesdays), Rose Mallet (Wednesdays), Lola Rossi (Thursdays) and up-and-coming singer/songwriter Jesse Sweitzer (Fridays and Saturdays).

Voted the 2010 Top New Restaurant by Palm Springs Life Magazine, the Escena Lounge & Grill pairs delectable California fusion cuisine and a retro vibe with eye-popping design and incomparable views. Open year-round to the public, the Escena Lounge & Grill offers breakfast, lunch, dinner and Sunday Brunch along with seasonal live entertainment.

In addition to the great food and views, Escena offers seasonal live entertainment, themed holiday events and other specialty events including the annual Summer Wine Dinner series coming in late June. Be sure to visit our website at or join our Facebook page at for more details on upcoming special events.