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Italian/Pizza Dinner
Locally Owned


Welcome to Riccio’s Steak & Seafood, a hidden gem for food enthusiasts located in the heart of downtown. Whether you’re in the mood for a mouthwatering steak or fresh seafood, this restaurant has it all.

The Riccio Family

For three decades the name Riccio has been synonymous with fine dining in the desert. Richard and Patricia Riccio set the bar for outstanding Italian cuisine over 40 years ago when they opened the original Riccio’s in north Palm Springs. Two of their sons, eager to carry on the family tradition, unveiled Riccio’s Steak and Seafood. Service and personal attention have been Riccio’s hallmark and they pledge to continue this tradition.


One of the standout features of Riccio’s is its versatile seating options. You can choose to dine indoors, where the warm and cozy atmosphere creates an intimate dining experience. The comfortable seating and elegant décor make it an ideal setting for a romantic date night or a celebratory dinner with friends and family.

If you prefer to soak up the sunshine while enjoying your meal, Riccio’s also offers outdoor seating. Nestled among beautiful landscaping and with a charming outdoor patio, this is the perfect spot to savor a delightful meal al fresco. The serene surroundings create a serene and relaxed environment, making it an excellent choice for a leisurely lunch or a casual dinner gathering.

Riccio’s Menu

One of the highlights of dining at Riccio’s is their ever-changing seasonal menu. The talented culinary team at Riccio’s takes pride in sourcing only the freshest ingredients for their dishes. This commitment to quality is reflected in their Italian-inspired menu that is updated regularly to showcase the flavors of the season.

Start with a seafood appetizer like oysters on the half-shell, steam clams, or crab cakes. The the entrée, enjoy a variety of pastas, seafood, steak, and veal. A popular pasta dish with the lobster ravioli with cognac rose sauce. A popular seafood dish is the paella, with medley of seafood with Portuguese sausage and chicken over saffron rice. Steaks include a filet mignon, ribeye, and New York Steak. Pair it with lobster for a surf and turf.

To complement your meal, Riccio’s offers an extensive wine list featuring a curated selection of Italian and international wines. Their knowledgeable staff is always ready to help you find the perfect pairing to enhance your dining experience.

Riccio's clams

Riccio’s Steak & Seafood is not just a restaurant; it’s an experience. With its inviting atmosphere, impeccable service, and delectable cuisine, it’s no wonder that locals and visitors alike flock to this culinary hideaway. So, the next time you find yourself craving a memorable dining experience, be sure to stop by Riccio’s Steak & Seafood for a meal that will tantalize your taste buds and leave a lasting impression.

Open 5 – 9 pm.

Closed Tuesday.


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