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Pueblo Viejo Grill

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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81931 CA-111, Indio, CA 92201
(760) 342-5900
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

After reading several great reviews of this restaurant, we decided to give it a try. Our first impression was not great as we had a 25 minute wait on a Thursday at 5:15 PM. While this might be considered a good sign (popular restaurant), the waiting area was very congested with very little seating while waiting. Once seated, we were... More 

Thank mks789
Palm Desert, California, United States
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant has several locations. I have been to the one in Indio and also one on Cook in Palm Desert. My most recent visit was the Cook location. While the service can occasionally be less than great, the food is consistently good and authentic. The chips are always fresh and the salsa isn't too spicy.

Thank Candy S
Victoria, Canada
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56 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This review is for Pueblo Viejo on Cook St Palm Desert. Great food and friendly professional staff. Helped us navigate an extensive menu and choose the right thing. Nice drinks and ambiance. Lots of locals so I think it represents a favourite spot. Will go back, for sure.

Thank MikeVictWW
Nicholasville, Kentucky
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95 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been here about half a dozen times - and it's been great food every time! Prepare for a wait in the evening, it's not the biggest place ever. Chips, salsa, etc. are excellent.

Thank Beth S
Indio, California
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43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really don't want to tell everyone, but this Mexican restaurant is wonderful. Food is consistent and delish! Service, with a big smile, is great. Happy Hour is really affordable!

Thank Gcoxy32524
Battle Creek, MI
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126 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice selection of Mexican dishes with an attentive wait staff. The atmosphere isn't the greatest but the food more than made up for it.

Thank addrake
Bend, Oregon
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we got out of our car and everyone was speaking Spanish as they went in or came out, I was sure we were in the right place. We were not disappointed!! The food was great and the generous portions were reasonably priced. We will definitely return on our next visit to the area!

Thank Paul S
Mukilteo, Washington
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78 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our first evening in Indio, looking for a good Mexican restaurant and we found one! Obvious local haunt as staff were greeting patrons coming in the door. We were in time for Happy hour. Great deals on drinks and appetizers. Margaritas were strong. $5 nachos! Tasty. Will definitely go again. Friendly staff.

1 Thank Marianne A
California, USA
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

Excellent food, friendly staff, very large portions. I would definitely go back anytime. Very nice atmosphere. We have dined in this restaurant on more than one occasion.

Thank RussCalifornia_USA
Maricopa, Arizona
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184 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016

This is our second visit to this location and it is as good as the first time we ate here. We brought another couple with us and the four of us each ordered something different. All of us were really pleased with our selection and our evening was topped off by the great service we received from Alajandra. She was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
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
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 81931 CA-111, Indio, CA 92201
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Indio
  • Phone Number: (760) 342-5900

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?