What can I expect from my experience at The Tropicale?
We have created an environment that is equal parts comfortable and luxurious, reflecting the style of dinner houses from the 1950’S. We have an extensive menu full of seasonal ingredients as well as homecooked favorites.

Why does the menu change so frequently at The Tropicale?
We change our specials weekly. As well as we have seasonal changes to our menus. This is to reflect the changes in the fresh ingredients of each season as well as the dining style of our guest as the weather seasons change.

What are my beverage options at The Tropicale?
We offer wine, beer, specialty cocktails, cocktails, as well as non-alcoholic beverages. Our wine selection has Organic, Sustainable, or Biodynamic Wines (Vintage subject to change). As well as our beer selection covers beers around the world.

Does The Tropicale allow corkage?
We allow up to four(4) bottles per party of any size, at the cost of $25.00 per bottle opened. Larger format bottles, 750mL will be charges at $50.00 per bottle with a limit of two(2) per party of any size.

How do I make a reservation? Do you accept reservations of 5 or more?
Yes we do! All parties over seven (7) would need to call the restaurant to book their reservations at 760-866-1952. We have patio outdoor sitting under the open sky as well as indoor sitting. For large party booking please call the restaurant or email us at info@thetropicale.com.

What if I need to cancel my reservation?
If you need to cancel please call within 48 hours of your reservation. Any large parties were given a cancelation policy and must meet all the requirements. This will prevent the cancelation fee of $250.00.

Where do I park?
We have a small parking lot in the back of the building. If that area is full we have street parking as well as the large parking structure across the street from us.

What is the dress code?
California causal is perfect.

Do you accept walk-ins?
Please. If you are hungry we will find a dinner table for you.

Is a vegetarian menu available?
Our chefs will make every effort to accommodate a vegetarian or vegan diet upon request.

What about allergies and dietary restrictions?
We take great care in designing our menus that we can make allergy and dietary restriction alterations too. To maintain the integrity of our dishes not all restrictions can be met, but the chefs will suggest something different.