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Trilussa Ristorante

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68-718 Hwy 111, Cathedral City, CA 92234 (Monty Hall Dr.)
760-328-2300
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4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Unique location in Cathedral City, Ca - in the Pickford Theater block across from a gorgeous fountain.

The menu offers excellent choices. The tables are always set so beautifully and clean. The food is good and served on time. The wine selection is one of the best and you will often have music while dining.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
505janieh
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California Desert, California
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California Desert, California
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

The menu offers excellent choices. The tables are always set so beautifully and clean. The food is good and served on time. The wine selection is one of the best and you will often have music while dining.

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Calgary, Alberta
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

I have been looking to try some restaurants during Restaurant Week in the Valley. They normally have a three course fixed price menu for either $26 US or $38 US. At Trilussa I tried the Calamari Appetizer, the New York Steak with Marsala Mushroom sauce and the Spumoni Ice Cream. All of this in large portions was $26. Nothing was... More 

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Palm Desert, California
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

On a return visit, this time with three friends, our food was as reliable as in the past. The waiter kind of overdid the 'friendly' but did a good job. Unfortunately the music makes conversation difficult unless you can sit outside. Will return for the good food but don't think they need loud, live music in a place of this... More 

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Saugatuck, Michigan
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67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

A relatively new restaurant in Cathedral City, I was impressed with the friendliness of the servers, the ease at being seated with no reservations, and the quality of the food. The server allowed us to split a Caesar salad with was wonderfully crisp and tasteful. I asked the waited to alter the Carbonara to my preferences and it was wonderfully... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

We stopped in at Trilussa on a busy Saturday evening with no reservation, but thankfully were able to grab a couple of seats in the bar area. We ordered a very tasty combination pizza, mista salad, and wine. We then kicked back to enjoy the food and fantastic live music provided by the talented duo performing there. Wonderful Italian food,... More 

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Wenatchee, Washington
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152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

We ate herewith friends who live down here and recommended this restaurant as one of their favorites. I can see why. It has a nice ambience, excellent service and tasty well prepared food.. My wife and I spit a "bassa", a white fish dinner and it was excellent. Our salads were very good. There was a small split fee which... More 

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Cathedral City, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Close to Palm Springs and right on the 111, Trilussa is a great restaurant with great service. Meals are delicious and it's a fun atmosphere always packed with people. The Italian food is superb and outdoor dining with a mountain view is great.

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Medicine Hat, Canada
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34 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Our server Elizabeth really made our evening. Four of us went for Friday evening dinner, sat on patio as restaurant was more noisy. From the beginning, Elizabeth's very professional style set the tone for a wonderful evening. Our appetizers were very good, main courses were very good but the professionalism & attention to detail by servers is what set this... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

This place is decent. They had a Sunset Special with appetizer, entree and dessert for $16.95. Had the minestrone soup, which had potatoes in it. Good soup, just odd to have potatoes. The calamari was crispy and good. The marinara sauce was thin and salty. The lasagna was homemade and decent. Same marinara sauce. Had tiramisu for desert. Wasn't a... More 

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Palm Springs, California
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10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

If you love Italian food, then this restaurant is a must! I haven't had a bad meal there. Professional waiters and friendly staff make you night thoroughly enjoyable. It is one of our gems in Cathedral City. There have nice dinner music performed by a duo playing in the background but not too loud so as to interfere with your... More 

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Additional Information about Trilussa Ristorante

Address: 68-718 Hwy 111, Cathedral City, CA 92234
Phone Number: 760-328-2300
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Cathedral City
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 15 - 35
Cuisine: Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 68-718 Hwy 111, Cathedral City, CA 92234
    (Monty Hall Dr.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Cathedral City
  • Phone Number: 760-328-2300

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 35
  • Price Range: $ $ $
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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