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La Perlita Mexican Food

901 Crossley Rd, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92264-3713
+1 760-778-8014
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
901 Crossley Rd, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92264-3713
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We always like to try new restaurants when we go to Palm Springs. Went here on a tip from some friends. Good food and service at reasonable prices. We will go again!

Thank hamish9_8
Reviewed 2 June 2017

this was a nice mexican food restaurant not the bets or the worse, i would say just above average. more like a cafe than a restaurant. nothing spectacular hence my rating of 3. food ok service ok

Thank richardderothschild
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Went for lunch based on a review for Chile Rellenos - my very favorite Mexican dish. Best chile rellenos since a visit to New Mexico for chile rellenos every day. The service was great. My sister had a vegetarian taco salad with extra guacamole. This...More

Thank marbellawalk
Reviewed 6 May 2017

I stopped by La Perlita because I saw how it was highly ranked on TripAdvisor--it certainly didn't disappoint! The food was delicious and the servers are extremely attentive; my drinks were always refilled before they were empty. I will definitely stop back by next time...More

1  Thank BZornes
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

The people here are welcoming along with great customer service. The food is delicious. I will be taking my husband here soon.

Thank Kelsey F
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

In the desert for a birthday and had the best meal of the trip at La Perlita. This place is authentic and for Mexican food lovers, not a joint on the strip for people watching. The adobada and guacamole are FANTASTIC and they will kick...More

1  Thank Blythe L
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Great margaritas and the food was wonderful in this tiny Mexican restaurant, off the beaten path. The chili relleno was perfect.

Thank Rangersmom123
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Nice atmosphere - family owned restaurant. Ample parking - in strip mall. Food was very good and generous portions. Service was very good - attentive but not aggressive. Didn't rush us out. Would definitely recommend. I had the tamales - very good.

Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

We've been going to this restaurant for ten years, since it's beginning. We've seen it through hard times and we've kept coming back. The food is authentic and based on Mommas recipes and she's often in the kitchen. The chili rellenos are a must. The...More

1  Thank LindafromPDX
Reviewed 12 April 2017

La Perlita is easy to find, and their margaritas are quite refreshing! The chips and salsa were fresh and tasty, and our food was prepared well and quickly even though they were extremely busy - very nice! We tried chili relleno, chicken enchiladas, and chili...More

1  Thank Michellee5000
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17 February 2015|
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Response from RaePalmSprings | Reviewed this property |
Closed on Sundays
9 February 2015|
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Response from Angel D | Property representative |
No reservations thank you
Linda S
7 February 2015|
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Response from Atrel | Reviewed this property |
It's very near the Walmart
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 901 Crossley Rd, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92264-3713
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Palm Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 760-778-8014
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