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Cello's Restaurant

35943 Date Palm Dr, Cathedral City, CA 92234-6658
760-328-5353
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Ranked #11 of 111 Restaurants in Cathedral City
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Rancho Mirage, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

My friend and I enjoyed our meal at Cello's in the Bistro side of the place. I had a beet salad and Shrimp Louie Salad, My friend had the Bow tie and Ragu dish with a beet salad as well. We each had a glass of wine to accompany our meal. Our server Ryan was good though not as good... More

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Belgrade, Montana
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254 reviews 254 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 via mobile

I have dined in the restaurant and in the Bistro, I like them both for different reasons. This night was another Bistro / Bar meal. I had a Beet salad, Eggplant Cannelloni, my Friend had Bow Ties with Short Rib Ragu. We both enjoyed our meals. Our server Anthony was terrific, very service oriented and attentive. This was a meal... More

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Los Angeles
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

It happens. A Sunday night. Owner not in the restaurant. Just OK service, overcooked salmon for me and not-great pork chop for my significant other. If this were my first experience there, I would not go back. But I prefer to think it was just an off night.

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Palm Springs
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72 reviews 72 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

We tried this little restaurant this week. Very cozy, comfortable eatery with a nice bar. Very friendly service, unique menu items and good food. Absolutely would recommend and we'll try it again.

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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

We dined in the Bistro and started with a perfect Martini and the house Cab. We ordered starters of Mussels and pot roast. The portions were so generous we had another drink and skipped the entree! We were so pleased! Service was excellent, the atmosphere was great and the product terrific!!! The owner Bonnie stopped by to check on us... More

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Cathedral City, California, United States
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33 reviews 33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Cello's offers an intimate, comfortable somewhat formal dining opportunity, even in the Bistro. The Bistro offers a lighter dining experience, reasonable and delicious. Should you be in the Bistro between 5 and 6 you can also take advantage of Happy Hour pricing for drinks. The house Cab is highly recommended and at 4 dollars for a generous pour...what can I... More

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Surrey, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

We enjoyed a delicious meal at this hidden treasure in Cathedral City. The owner Bonnie greeted us and made us feel truly special.

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San Francisco, California
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63 reviews 63 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Perhaps this restaurant is a bit off the beaten path if you don't go through Cathedral City but it's busy, crowded and very good. The owners are there most nights and will ensure that you have a great dinner and a good time!

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Calgary, Canada
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57 reviews 57 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

The food at Cello is great, and the owners and staff are nice, friendly and interesting. We'll go back here often!!

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redondo beach, ca
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

Lunch, Dinner and Catering. One stop shopping. Great charming Bistro with full bar and great happy hours. Have always had wonderful, beautifully presented food. The staff has always been very friendly and professional. A must try for your next trip to the desert.

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