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El Mexicali Cafe II

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican, , Latin
43430 Monroe St, Suite A, Indio, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92201-0100
+1 760-342-2333
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp” (15 reviews)
“beans” (7 reviews)
“tacos” (8 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
43430 Monroe St, Suite A, Indio, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92201-0100
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on a Friday night. There was live music, the service was excellent, as were the margaritas. I hight recommend the shrimp stuffed peppers, definitely returning here!

Thank suedot1461
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The concierge at our resort recommended this restaurant for good authentic Mexican food. So glad she did! Started with a watermelon margarita and we ordered their famous peppers stuffed with shrimp - so good. We also had the chili verde dinner and an enchilada and...More

Thank Mawsie F
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Had a combination plate with tasty refried beans, cheese enchilada, quesadilla, and carne aside-I highly recommend this combination. The cadillac margarita was not that strong, but nevertheless it was good.

Thank Fay M
Reviewed 12 June 2017

There were 8 of us for lunch about 11:15. We had played golf earlier. The service was outstanding! They even gave us a small cup of delicious soup - FREE! Wow....drinks filled regularly. Separate checks? No problem ... Another WOW ... And the food, as...More

Thank Dotty M
Reviewed 9 June 2017

food was xlnt. Had a Chili Verde wet burrito and rice and beans, wife had the happy hour gueritos and ate all 4 by herself and raved about all the shrimp in them. Happy Hour price $7 for four. I had Peach Marg and she...More

Thank gullman
Reviewed 19 April 2017

The Days Inn Hotel across the street a employee told us to try this restaurant for Mexican food. So we walked over there and so glad we did. There was a bit of a wait, but well worth waiting. The food was so very tasty...More

Thank jjjchip
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We went here as a co-worker said if we have a chance to eat here and try the shrimp stuffed peppers. Well we tried the place, started with the shrimp stuffed peppers ( they were awesome ) great texture, stuffed with plenty shrimp, and very...More

Thank Ottr60
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stopped in on our way home to phoenix, the location is super convenient, right off the freeway. Everyone on staff was so pleasent there is a gentleman that plays a harp which adds a very uniqueness to the experience of eating...More

Thank her_sassiness
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

This place is dark from the outside so you can't tell what it's like, but it's very pleasant inside. Spaces between tables, good service and full bar. They have daily specials which are quite tasty.

Thank bahamareef
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We enjoyed an early dinner taking advantage of happy hour pricing. The margaritas were flavorful and the ceviche tostadas were fresh and really tasty. The server provided great suggestions to round out our meal. We'll be back.

Thank Lisa L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43430 Monroe St, Suite A, Indio, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92201-0100
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Indio
  • Phone Number: +1 760-342-2333
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