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La Casita Restaurant

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34272 Date Palm Dr, Cathedral City, CA 92234-6814
+1 760-324-1190
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:30
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Atlanta, GA
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186 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Palm Springs family member's favorite restaurant. I eat quite a bit of Mexican food in multiple states. I wouldn't put this anywhere close to my top 15-20 restaurants. I had ordinary chili relanno (sp?) with enchilada. Son had ordinary burrito. Appetizer with chorizo in it had very little. Excellent service didn't make up for pedestrian food. Wouldn't return when in... More 

Thank John W
Ottawa, Canada
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

This place is fine, the food quality is good and prices reasonable. Nice and bright, clean, seems well run overall. However we did not get a feeling of being welcome customers. We were left to wait longer than necessary (not so busy) to be seated, were not asked our seating preference though two sides of the resto seem very different... More 

Thank SydneyMerritt
Palm Springs, California
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143 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

This restaurant is somewhat hard to find for tourist, but the locals know where it is because it is so good. The food is very good and the portions are huge. I get the chicken salad and it is terrific. I have never heard anyone in my group complain about the food and it is always very fresh. The management... More 

Thank SleeplessInManhatten
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Took visiting friends to this restaurant on recommendation of neighbors. Excellent service! They setup a table on the veranda for us since we let them know we had our dog with us. Food was great and enjoyed by the entire party!

Thank Clyde E S
La Habra, California
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47 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

I took my parents here for my Dad's birthday and we feasted! Everything tasted authentic and fresh. We started with some margaritas (see picture), table side Guacamole, Shrimp Ceviche then continued on to the main entree of 3-way Fajitas (Chicken, Beef and Carnitas), and Chicken enchiladas with home made gluten free sauce for my Mom. The Fajita veggies were properly... More 

Thank TheRealDetentroph
San Diego, California
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70 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Have eaten here many times...the food is really good Mexican, less expensive than the "Big Name" Mexican restaurant here in the area. The atmosphere isn't elaborate, but the food makes up for it! Can be a little noisy, still more than worth it. I really like the place.

Thank 1HiFlyer
Los Angeles, California
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26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Ok, how can you beat the $15.99 Carnitas Fajitas for Two (I think a current special) and we each had a 12oz margarita that was $4.25 each. Left here for about $32 for dinner & drinks for two. The service was very fast, margaritas perfect, and carnitas were tasty.

Thank korstick
Bloomington, IN
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151 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

A relative highly recommended this place to me while visiting the area. They were having 2 for 1 fajitas for lunch so that's what we had along with a margarita. The place is nicely appointed and laid out and the service was excellent. The margarita hit the spot on the hot day I visited. The fajitas were really, really good.... More 

Thank Weyes1
Dallas, Texas
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234 reviews
187 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Tried this restaurant for the first time. The entrees seemed a little skimpy as compared to other similar restaurants in the area. Ordered an appetizer and had to send it back cause it was way too greasy to eat. The waitress was very nice to take it back and agreed it had a lot a grease on top. The other... More 

Thank cclakeman
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1,411 reviews
530 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 917 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Dined here as we are always looking for that special restaurant that by its very nature (food,service and ambiance) says come on back!!! This was not it. The service was good (fast, friendly and attentive) while the food was average. Decor was tipico south of the border! Prices were reasonable. BUT we decided to return to Las Casuelas Nuevos as... More 

Thank jaybeeFL

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34272 Date Palm Dr, Cathedral City, CA 92234-6814
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Cathedral City
  • Phone Number: +1 760-324-1190

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?