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El Mexicali Cafe II

43430 Monroe St, Suite A, Indio, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92201-0100
+1 760-342-2333
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp” (16 reviews)
“beans” (7 reviews)
“enchiladas” (7 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Spanish
$$ - $$$
43430 Monroe St, Suite A, Indio, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92201-0100
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great flavor starting with the tangy salsa. Next the beans have excellent taste. I had the chili rellano and the enchiladas. They were cooked just right and had great flavor. This is easy on and off I-10 and a quick lunch that beats any burger...More

Thank toyota_john
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went on the request of friends. Found it dark, noisey and primitive. Blank table set with paper placemats. Chips and salsa taste. Two ordered shrimp cocktails. One came with shrimp and was reported as tasty but the other contained octopus which was tough as an...More

Thank Tnywes
Reviewed 5 January 2018

We have eaten hear previously and always found the food to be very good and the portions large. The margarita's were good and the service started out to be good. The food was a little slow coming and when we ordered a second drink it...More

Thank Spyboy
Reviewed 24 December 2017

ate at both El Mexicali I & II, food are the same, but service is better at II, also better ambience. I found attitude at I more snobbish unless you're a regular. The marguerita is good, and the cane asada is good too

Thank chinkastronaut
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

We go here occasionally the food is fine, the staff are always very friendly. My favorite dish is the Chile’s Gueritos.

Thank Cheryl M
Reviewed 9 November 2017

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 20 October 2017 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 13 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
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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