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35325 Date Palm Dr Ste 111, Cathedral City, CA 92234-7032
(760) 324-0411
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11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Reservations
Good for:
Reservations

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  • 18
    Excellent
  • 13
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Fun Italian restaurant with great food

We enjoyed the relaxed atmosphere at this Italian restaurant. Seated in the front area, our waiters were very fun and knowedgeable about the large menu selections. We had the basics: Veal Parmesean, Veal Picatta, Spagetti and meatballs, and Lasagne ... and were all pleased. The garlic bread... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 24, 2015
225marilyng
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Abilene, Texas
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Abilene, Texas
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 NEW

We enjoyed the relaxed atmosphere at this Italian restaurant. Seated in the front area, our waiters were very fun and knowedgeable about the large menu selections. We had the basics: Veal Parmesean, Veal Picatta, Spagetti and meatballs, and Lasagne ... and were all pleased. The garlic bread is amazing. Substantial wine list and well-stocked bar. Good food at a very... More 

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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Trilussa's Ristorante was a Saturday evening second choice Italian restaurant. We were surprised! Although we saw many tables ordering pizza we wanted pasta. Lasagna and a penne spinach sausage pasta with red sauce were our choices. These turned out to be really good choices consistent with wait staff suggestions. A huge and wonderful tiramisu dessert to share topped off by... More 

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Rehoboth Beach
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134 reviews 134 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

We went twice last month and both times we used a groupon (why not) and took home our left over pizza and pasta for lunch the next day. Both times the service was good and attentive. The pizzas in this place are the bomb! We prefer the front dining room or a both right on the left side in the... More 

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Weaverville, North Carolina
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87 reviews 87 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

What restaurant is willing to have a party of over forty people arrive at once and provide separate checks? Not many and serve very good food too. Kudos to Nicolino's. Linguini with white clam sauce as good as New York or New Jersey. The angel hair pasta in a red sauce was very good too. We had a great time.... More 

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Vancouver, WA
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Made reservations. Arrived ahead of time. Seated right away. It was Wednesday before Thanksgiving so surprised we were seated so quickly. Waiter took our drink order and food order. Wine came quickly along with some bread and butter. Order the Antipasto Salad and salad with blue cheese. Salad came with an Italian dressing, not the blue cheese. The main entree's... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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84 reviews 84 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Coming form Brooklyn New York we know Italian food. Best lasagna ever!!! Congrats....little hole in the wall with wonderful food!

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Santa Ana, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

I brought my GF here on a Friday night for dinner. The place seemed decently busy, but from the moment we entered, we felt ignored. It took about 10 minutes for someone (owner's wife?) to come up to the hostess stand, and then tell us that the only table available is the one in the bar area, next to the... More 

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Everett, Washington
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We called ahead and ordered since we knew we were going to be close to closing time and use a Groupon. They took our order and even updated the order when we got there to different pasta for my wife. My fettucini alfredo was very buttery and full of garlic. A little too much. But the rest of the meal... More 

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california
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56 reviews 56 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

My husband and I enjoyed eating at this small italian restaurant. I had the Lasagna and my husband had spaghetti with meatballs. Everything was flavorful and the sizes were generous. This is an older establishment and it could use some updating but everything as very clean and the service was good.

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Park City, UT
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Dined here a few times & ALL Pasta dishes & sauces good; favorite is the Garlic & White Wine or Diablo sauce. Can't get by the Fish made to order; grilled when being 😇, and panko is delicious when not! Either is moist & flaky. I only eat Bill's a Pizza if craving it. My husband ordered the popular pizza... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 35325 Date Palm Dr Ste 111, Cathedral City, CA 92234-7032
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Cathedral City
  • Phone Number: (760) 324-0411

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?