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El Campanario Restaurant

44185 Monroe St, 44185 Monroe St, Indio, Indio, CA 92201-3036
+1 760-342-3681
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Ranked #9 of 115 Restaurants in Indio
Price range: $7 - $15
Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
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Mesa, Arizona
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

This little family restaurant has the best Mexican food that I have had in a long time. Just close my eyes and I'm south of the border!. Enjoyed it so much for dinner, came back the next morning for breakfast.

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Palm Springs, California
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187 reviews 187 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Stopped in for lunch and had a very good meal. The menu selection was large and had many choices that you do not get at a lot of other Mexican Restaurants. Great tasting and served prompt and correctly. Very large portions. The chips, salsa and guacamole dips were fantastic. I almost ate the whole bowl of guacamole by myself. Prices... More

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Santa Cruz, California
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Let us remember that this is within spitting distance of Palm Desert folks. The area around it may be best described as post-industrial and the interior is definitely cavernous-70's-Denny's-style but the service is very welcoming and the food is tasty, fresh and plentiful, not to mention reasonably priced. They were even very kind and accommodating to our well-behaved pooch on... More

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Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

So I got a haircut the other day and asked the lady cutting my hair what was the best Mexican restaurant in Coachella Valley. She lived in Indio and, without hesitation, recommended El Campanario. I have been to Mexicali and Mexicali II and Rincon Norte and a few others but had never heard of this place. It is difficult to... More

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

If I like the taco salad, I like the restaurant. This one was very good. My husband had fajitas that he liked very much. We were there for a late lunch so it wasn't busy and service was good. The staff was friendly. We will go there again when we are in the area.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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23 reviews 23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Yes, it's hard to find (and to make matters worse, the sign on the building is almost impossible to see at night). But worth the trip. There are lots of Mexican restaurants in the valley, but I would highly recommend this one. It feels like a family run restaurant, with all of the friendliness and quirks that go with that.... More

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Toronto, Canada
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223 reviews 223 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

As others have said not easy to find!! Big open restaurant with lots of choice on the menu and some hilarious spelling mistakes. Service was friendly if a bit confused, three people tried to take our drink orders and then it took a long time to get the bill. My wife had a chicken dish (can't remember the name!) and... More

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Puyallup, Washington
17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

Excellent food and service. It was very relaxing and not rushed. Menu was varied with lots of options.

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

Im from puerto vallarta mexico i visited this place couple weeks ago and loved it ever since made me believe in mexican restaurants here in the states...the food is amazingly tasty with great actual mexican flavor the service is great I highly recommend it if you want to taste great mexican food.

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Santa Clarita, California
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119 reviews 119 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014 via mobile

This place was close to our hotel and after reading the other TA reviews decide to try it. As other reviewers said it looks like an old Denny's or Bob Big Boy. However inside is very inviting with lots of booths and tables. Each table has a stained glass lamp over it. The outside landscaping area was raked perfectly for... More

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Additional Information about El Campanario Restaurant

Address: 44185 Monroe St, 44185 Monroe St, Indio, Indio, CA 92201-3036
Phone Number: +1 760-342-3681
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Indio
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 7 - 15
Cuisine: Mexican

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