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El Campanario Restaurant

44185 Monroe St, 44185 Monroe St, Indio, Indio, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92201-3036
+1 760-342-3681
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average2%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“tortillas” (3 reviews)
“fajitas” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
44185 Monroe St, 44185 Monroe St, Indio, Indio, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92201-3036
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our meal here. We ate here on a whim as we were just wanting to try a Mexican restaurant in the Indio area tgat we had not been to before. Of the dozens of Mexican spots we have eaten at in the...More

Thank GPaCalgary
Reviewed 7 December 2017

We have eaten here many times now and each time have been absolutely delighted. Everything is fresh and real mexican fare. A great sign is that the locals are eating here and the staff are helpful and really went out of their way to help...More

Thank holibobin
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Great food, great service. It's in a converted Denny's so it's hard to get over feeling like it. Despite that we return time and time again

Thank LoveAloha3
Reviewed 4 November 2017

We've eaten here many times. We also eaten at dozens of other Mexican restaurants in the valley, some good, some really good but El Campanario is the best. It is reassuring that most of the customers are local and Mexican Americans. Families come here. We...More

Thank Realtyhank
Reviewed 1 April 2017

This restaurant is in an odd location that is awkward to get to. Tried milanesas which is apparently not cooked regularly; it was just ok. The camarones a la diabla were much better and a reasonable kick to it. Seems like a popular place w/...More

Thank GreggeryPeccary
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Loved this restaurant and they have the best sopas I have ever had. Everything fresh and from scratch. We came in right a closing (kitchen-wise) and they graciously kept the kitchen open to prepare something to eat for us at 11:00.

Thank Ziva P
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Service was slow, some staff did not understand English. I had to ask for placemat and silver and a plate when i joined our group. My carnitas was dry and overly salty, and the salsa lacked character. I would not return although it was the...More

Thank anastasiab695
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Went here on the recommendation of one of the staff at Desert Breezes Resort. The food was quite good and prices were too!

Thank RobertS22
Reviewed 24 September 2016

This is really the best authentic food in the valley, great and promp service. I was really impress with their Margaritas and their Chavelas, food is so good, my friend order Alambre Campanario and I did Molcajete mar y tierra its absolutely delicious, best thing...More

1  Thank Jason A
Reviewed 30 March 2016

I ordered the chile rellenos and they were so good. I am used to more Tex-Mex and these seem to be more true to Mexico flavors. Delicioso!!

Thank Linda T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44185 Monroe St, 44185 Monroe St, Indio, Indio, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92201-3036
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Indio
  • Phone Number: +1 760-342-3681
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