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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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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good31%
  • Average1%
  • Poor5%
  • 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 18 March 2015

We had lunch at El Campanario recently and remembered eating at it a few years ago. It was better than we remembered. Our shrimp enchiladas with green sauce, the tamales, the chile rellenos were all excellent. The ceviche and guacamole and margaritas before the meal...More

Thank Marvon
Reviewed 14 February 2015 via mobile

Recommended by our hotel and they were right. Restaurant makes their own tortillas and they were excellent. Margaritas were very good,also. Service was quick and very pleasant.

Thank Carole G
Reviewed 10 February 2015

One of the best places in the desert to have Mexican food. I don't know a lot about ordering Mexican food, but I can tell you our party of 5 have been there many times and ordered almost everything on the menu and have never...More

Thank Lorraine15
Reviewed 27 December 2014

Nice ambiance, good traditional foods, friendly staff. A little tricky to find the entrance but worth the find.

Thank Harvey W
Reviewed 2 December 2014

El Canpanario best place in the coachella valley...cuisine excellent, service very good...I'm a chef of Marriott and I can tell that the cooks at el canpanario know their job really we'll. i visit the place at least ones a week...just to have the great experience...More

Thank Gustavo G
Reviewed 19 October 2014

Stopped in for lunch and had a very good meal. The menu selection was large and had many choices that you do not get at a lot of other Mexican Restaurants. Great tasting and served prompt and correctly. Very large portions. The chips, salsa and...More

Thank Jim K
Reviewed 8 October 2014

Let us remember that this is within spitting distance of Palm Desert folks. The area around it may be best described as post-industrial and the interior is definitely cavernous-70's-Denny's-style but the service is very welcoming and the food is tasty, fresh and plentiful, not to...More

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Reviewed 27 September 2014

So I got a haircut the other day and asked the lady cutting my hair what was the best Mexican restaurant in Coachella Valley. She lived in Indio and, without hesitation, recommended El Campanario. I have been to Mexicali and Mexicali II and Rincon Norte...More

Thank Realtyhank
Reviewed 6 July 2014

If I like the taco salad, I like the restaurant. This one was very good. My husband had fajitas that he liked very much. We were there for a late lunch so it wasn't busy and service was good. The staff was friendly. We will...More

Thank BonnieLassie116
Reviewed 26 June 2014

Yes, it's hard to find (and to make matters worse, the sign on the building is almost impossible to see at night). But worth the trip. There are lots of Mexican restaurants in the valley, but I would highly recommend this one. It feels like...More

Thank DougAndRobyn
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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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