Don the Beachcomber

Bar & Restaurant
1101 N. Palm Canyon Dr.
Palm Springs, California, United States
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Opened in the late '30s/early '40s
Defunct tiki not included,
distances are as the crow flies.
Toucans Tiki Lounge, Palm Springs 0.8 mi
1.2 km
Caliente Tropics Resort, Palm Springs 2.5 mi
4.0 km
Hawaiian Interiorz, Palm Desert 14.6 mi
23.5 km
Tropics Motel, Indio 20.5 mi
32.9 km
Honolulu Harry's, Corona 56.0 mi
90.2 km
matchbook, 78
text, 171
see Don the Beachcomber in Hollywood for more general Don the Beachcomber references
Matchbook from Don the Beachcomber in Palm Springs
date unknown, from the collection of Tiki-Kate
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Humuhumu’s description:
Early menus and other items are labelled "120 Via Lola," which maps to the south face of the site (rather than the east face, as with the above address). The Palm Springs location dates back to at least 1941.

Frank Sinatra was a regular here, and was reportedly a big tipper, but also a demanding customer. He liked the Navy Grog.

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