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74 901 Hwy 111, Indian Wells, CA 92210
(760) 773-3080
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Ranked #3 of 18 Restaurants in Indian Wells
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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Calgary, Canada
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Cafe Italia is a wonderful quaint restaurant. The food is very tasty and serving sizes are moderate. This not a large restaurant so booking reservations well in advance is recommended if you prefer a specific dining time. The waiter and waitresses perform a variety of songs, Italian and American, throughout the course of a meal and are extremely good performers.... More 

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Ontario
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

A unique dining experience at Cafe Italia. The food was good, reasonably priced and you can BYOB at a reasonable corkage fee. The best part was the entertainment. Every 20 minutes the wait staff broke into song ranging from Broadway hits to opera. Most enjoyable!

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Greenville, SC
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We brought our six year old grandson to this restaurant and had a great time. Each entree came with soup and salad, both delicious. The portion sizes were generous without being too much and tasted wonderful. The waiter was great with our grandson and the singing very entertaining. Although we sat inside, those dining outside were still treated to the... More 

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Seattle, Washington, United States
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38 reviews 38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Found this location using yelp and we were happily surprised by the singing. Service was A+ best in the palm desert that we encountered but only made it to 6 restaurants total. Quality of food was excellent and variety of the dishes was great too. Only down sides were the price was little high and the place was nearly vacant... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

After spending Saturday on the golf course, the 9 of us were in the mood for Italian plus a little entertainment. Cafe Italia did not disappoint. My buddy is a Veal Marsala critic and naturally ordered it here. He proclaimed it was one of the best he's ever tasted. While dining we were treated to 3 songs and enjoyed them... More 

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Athens, Georgia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

The food is great and what is really neat is they have the wait staff sing. it was a gentleman who sang when I was there and he was very good. This is a must try restaurant and they also have an early bird menu.

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Indian Wells
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

This is a local restaurant in our small town of Indian Wells, Ca. located in the Ralph's shopping center. Right next to Ralph's in the corner. It has a small outside dining area, inside is decorated of course in the typical Italian red & white, murals on the walls. Cozy interior some booths, and tables. The food is very nice,... More 

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Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We've been to Café Italia three times now. We enjoy the atmosphere with its singing waiters and good home style cooking. If you get there between 5:00 and 6:00 pm then you can order their early bird menu with a choice of one of four specific entrees and soup, salad, and desert for $20. We went in the summer and... More 

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Wyomissing, Pennsylvania
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330 reviews 330 reviews
232 restaurant reviews
139 helpful votes 139 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We found cafe italia online at yelp. The restaurant was not busy, but we had fantastic Italian dinners, get ambiance, tastefully decorated, and the bonus was the live singing. I'd highly recommend and would go back. Great for families or a quaint relaxing dinner.

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Anchorage, Alaska
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014 via mobile

It was getting late and we were hungry, tired, and looking for a little place with good food. We got great food, comfortable environment, and awesome entertainment. They must really screen their wait staff for amazing voices because it was an extremely pleasurable experience. I had the veal and mushrooms, which was superb. We tipped very well, I hope they... More 

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Additional Information about Cafe Italia

Address: 74 901 Hwy 111, Indian Wells, CA 92210
Phone Number: (760) 773-3080
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Indian Wells
Open Hours:
Monday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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