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Margarita's Restaurant

1000 East Tahquitz Canyon Way, Palm Springs, CA
760-778-3500
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Ranked #34 of 264 Restaurants in Palm Springs
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
Description: i am in charge of planning dinners for the over 30 volunteers ata weekend dance workshop held at the Palm Springs ConventionCenter. We have eaten here every year since we started. Thefood is wonderful, the service is excellent and Christa, the assistant manager is THE BEST!!!! We had a problem and shevery efficiently and professionally solved the problem for us.Ask for Maggy to be your server, and be sure to thank Ernesto,the owner.

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English first
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW via mobile

We were here some days ago after reading so many good reviews about this place, we were really disappointed. The food is nothing special, the same Kind of variety you can have at any other "mexican" restaurant. After waiting moré than 30 minutes for a simple Burrito my husband wanted to order another drink,, but no waiter around, they ignore... More

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Stone Lake, Wisconsin
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014 NEW

We had been here before, quite a few years ago, and were looking to go back. But I read several reviews that ripped it to shreds. To set the record straight: The service was great! The Sushi was Great! The Chile Relleno's were great! The Margarita was Great! The chips and salsa were homemade fresh and guess what, GRrrrrrrrrreat! Everything... More

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Palm Springs, California
Top Contributor
82 reviews 82 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Awesome passionfruit margarita. Nice, friendly service. Really fresh, good food. The sushi chef really knows what he's doing. Very casual and comfortable.

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Paris
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

I am a local here and have visited the resturant and try to support it especially in the slow season.....Poor service ....sushi was dry and poor quality...the drinks were overpriced .....dirty table and glasses.. This is a TOURIST TRAP that overcharges our guests visiting the valley...

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Seattle, Washington, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Given the range of food options (from sushi to mexican food) I was pleasantly surprised at how well all of my party's food turned out. The bar happy hour menu is a great option, every item on the menu was fantastic and very flavorful, from the shrimp cocktail and sushi to the strip steak and mini chimichangas. They of course... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Love the bar crowd and the best bartender in town, Miguel. He whips up a zillion different types of marguaritas with absolute precision and a genuine smile and keeps the beers flowing until you tell him, "no mas por favor". The sushi bar is incredibly fresh and surprisingly top knotch, even their more simple California roll. And their appetizer food... More

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San Diego, California
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

After visiting several restaurants/hotels/halls in the Palm Springs area, we decided to hold our daughter's rehearsal dinner at Margarita's. They were, by far, the best choice around! We hosted approximately 45 guests, beginning at 5:30 on a Friday afternoon... a rather busy time! We were greeted by the manager, William, as we entered, who promptly introduced us to our waiters/servers,... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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210 reviews 210 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

We only ate the Mexican but there is quite a diverse selection. The chile verde was excellent. The pork chunks were tender and the sauce was special. This was a $14.00 meal. The steak fajitas were also great and this was a $16.00 meal. The enchilada verdes were less impressive, a $14.00 meal. As for the beverages, the mojito was... More

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California
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577 reviews 577 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I've been here three times, the last time as a guest. I passed. 'Nuff said. Didn't want my friends to waste money on me. They were only eating there because they had a coupon. They went into sticker shock when they got the bill, their one cocktail each having negate the value priced meal.

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Apple Valley, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

This restaurant is awesome. chips and salsa, fresh, I couldn't stop myself from eating them. cant get enough, our dinner was perfect, and fresh, a great variety of dishes. Something for everyone in our family. My son Dominic loves his special order of chicken breast and rice, Shawnee, had soft carne asada tacos, and I had shrimp and some sushi... More

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