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China Bistro

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45765 Towne St, Indio, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92201-4547
+1 760-342-7288
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood” (2 reviews)
“soup” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
45765 Towne St, Indio, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92201-4547
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Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

It was just the right thing for a quick dinner. The potstickers, sweet and sour, and sesame chicken was great.

1  Thank Allison O
Reviewed April 18, 2017

We were given a recommendation to this restaurant by friends in La Quinta....we loved it. Waiter was quick, courteous and helpful..giving us some great recommendations. Lilly is the owner and she is friendly and enthusiastic. We have been back three times on our visit to...More

1  Thank Betsy S
Reviewed March 14, 2017

We had our first experience at this Family owned restaurand and it was refreshing. We told the waiter we would be sharing everything and he servedt it course by course. Most Chinese restaurants in the valley seem to bring everything at once. The Mu Shoo...More

1  Thank cflipper
Reviewed February 3, 2017

Great food, good service, fair prices. Comprehensive menu - many standard Chinese dishes and some that were "House specialties". We ordered the War Won Ton soup and it was huge. Full of a variety of meats and vegetables, almost no room for broth.

1  Thank mojaw2015
Reviewed January 27, 2017

We went to China Bistro for dinner -- it is just of Hwy 111 on Towne St. Service was attentive, but not pushy. We ordered the Happy Family, Hot Garlic Shredded Pork, and Chicken Chow Fun. Overall, the ingredients were fresh but the dishes were...More

1  Thank brentt916
Reviewed January 17, 2017

This is not fine dining! This is a family owed and run Chinese restaurant, The food is always good. We have been coming here for years. This is a rare find in the Coachella Valley.. A new Chinese restaurant opened up across the street from...More

Thank Marvin R
Reviewed January 15, 2017

I've eaten here for 2 years and my reviews have changed from excellent ( woo woo!) to pretty good food with bad service. The last time I ate there they served me sweet and sour pork with literally brown smudges in thick batter. Literally brown...More

Thank Laural90210
Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

Been coming regularly for many years. Excellent service, great variety, served fresh. Walking distance from court house. Good spot if you have to be there for jury duty.

Thank Sgtusmc67
Reviewed July 12, 2016

The restaurant is small and clean. They weren't very busy and service was excellent. The food was fresh, but wasn't as spicy as I would have liked. Their hot & sour soup needed some more rice vinegar and the sesame chicken needed a kick. Their...More

Thank Bill A
Reviewed July 4, 2016

Great food with the atmosphere of being around an old time acquaintance. They could easily qualify for the best value for food and spirits in the Palm Springs area.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
12:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45765 Towne St, Indio, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92201-4547
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Indio
  • Phone Number: +1 760-342-7288
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