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Mario's Italian Cafe

On Sunrise Way, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“spaghetti” (10 reviews)
“pizza” (21 reviews)
“garlic bread” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
On Sunrise Way, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA
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Reviewed 4 days ago

As you walk in you are greeted with a smile and the rest of the treat has started. A menu that has a selection created in heaven! The is explained by a very knowledgeable waitress that has worked there for 21 years if you are...More

Thank Sunrig
Reviewed 5 days ago

Mario's has been running a series of radio ads so we decided to try a Sunday dinner. We ordered the antipasto salad to share, a glass of wine each, and a the veal lemon and veal piccata. The glasses were full and the salad was...More

Thank Harv R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Extensive menu offering good, basic, Italian fare. Friendly and efficient service. Like a diner, Italian style.

Thank RDB2004
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In a city with many great restaurants like Palm Springs, one should avoid Mario's based on my experience. I was there for late lunch and it wasn't terribly busy but I waited at my table in front for over 10 minutes and never saw the...More

Thank ed h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For the last few times we at here the pasta is less and less satisfying. I doubt I will order a pasta dish again here, they give too little sauce and the flavor to me is just bland. I love the salads, pizza, and sandwiches...More

Thank Hairycalgrad
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Not too thrilled with this place. Food was mediocre at best. Caprese was tasteless. The Carbonera was definitely not the best. Service was ok.

Thank dpjp813
Reviewed 1 December 2017

First time at Mario's and it didn't disappoint . There were 4 of us arriving at approx 6 pm and we were seated in about 10 mins. The service was prompt and friendly in a casual and relaxed setting . The menu , which opens...More

Thank Rick H
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

We ordered the chicken fettuccini and a chicken Parmesan and ceased salad all three were excellent . The service was friendly and quick. We chose to sit out on the patio and it was a good size with heater and very private and listened to...More

Thank lopa
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We went to Mario’s for dinner and sat outside where they have a nice sized courtyard with a fire pit and heaters. I ordered the chicken parm dinner size and the portions was huge they also offer a lite size which would be a good...More

Thank dbnaca
Reviewed 13 August 2017

This is part of a locally owned group of Italian restaurants. For some in the Valley, it is well regarded which induced my wife and I to try it. The food was unremarkable Italian food--not particularly imaginative in selection of dishes nor in preparation of...More

Thank Laurence K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: On Sunrise Way, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Palm Springs
  • Phone Number: 760-322-6636
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