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Guillermo's Restaurante

72850 El Paseo, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-3302
+1 760-341-0980
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“guacamole” (50 reviews)
“carnitas” (31 reviews)
“octopus” (21 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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72850 El Paseo, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-3302
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always a stop for us when in the area. Good food - try the daily specials. Great selections of margaritas. Efficient service (maybe a bit too quick).

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank danthetravellinman58
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are here on vacation and wanted to experience a quality Mexican restaurant. Guillermo's was recommended by our hotel concierge so we decided to give it a try. It was easy to find with parking up front. We sat outside and were very comfortable with...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Steven C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a hankering for some Mexican so we decided to give Guillmeros a try. Very good and typical Mexican Service was good and prices were fair Nothing special but very good just t he same

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank islandrockin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very disappointing meal. The margaritas tasted like just a glass of margarita mix: The salsa looked like soup with no flavor: Guacamole was tasteless : Tortilla soup had no flavor: Enchiladas super small: Each one was 3 small bites: Everything was overpriced for portion size:...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Georgia M
Reviewed 7 November 2018

A very good, upscale Mexican restaurant. Many specialty dishes above and beyond the normal Mexican chain restaurant cuisine. Obviously very popular restaurant - especially with the locals. Service was also excellent. Mid to high price range but large portions.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Bill P
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Guillermo and family do a nice job of taking care of the customers who come into the restaurant. The bar makes some of the best margarita's around, they can make a mean drink. I have never had something I didn't like. We have had several...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank IamPajaroloco
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a nice, casual dinner here while on vacation in the area. Per others’ recommendations, I asked the server for advice and ordered the shrimp diablo. Large, juicy shrimp with delicious, creamy sauce (not spicy despite the name), plus a side of vegetable rice...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 545wendel
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

We visited Guillermo’s Restaurant for an early dinner. We had our choice of seats on the patio and it was really pleasant. I took some great pictures of a hummingbird that was visiting the flowers in the planters. We enjoyed the chips and salsa and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ADolores
Reviewed 21 October 2018

Ever time my wife and I visit the Palm Springs/Rancho Mirage/Palm Desert area we eat at Guillermo's at least twice. We found it many years ago on a recommendation from a hotel concierge and Have loved it ever since. Guillermo and his wife have taken...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank Richard A
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Both food and service were good at this spot in Desert Palm. The family that runs it is hands on and there is a good variety of Mexican food on the menu including some dishes that you don't see on the average USA Mexican place....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank david_patridge
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Iain S
18 December 2015|
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Response from Marlene C | Reviewed this property |
They are always so accommodating, I cannot see why they wouldn't accommodate your requests. Enjoy!
Lily I
17 December 2014|
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Response from deepcanyon | Reviewed this property |
The guitar player is there every night from 6:00 P.M. until 9:00 P.M. He's very good & we enjoy the music. Not too loud. Also, I am sure the restaurant would accommodate your vegan tastes if you let them know.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 27
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72850 El Paseo, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-3302
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Palm Desert
  • Phone Number: +1 760-341-0980
  • E-mail
We also serve over 300 varieties of tequila, which can be enjoyed at our tequila tastings or in our many uniquely delicious margarita recipes. Stop by soon for some live music, a warm welcome, and a meal you won't forget.
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