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Karen's Cafe

) #103 of 210 Restaurants in Palm Desert $$ - $$$ American, South American,
77682 Country Club Dr, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92211-0478
+1 760-772-2800
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good53%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“sandwiches” (3 reviews)
“burrito” (2 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
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American, South American, Central American
$$ - $$$
77682 Country Club Dr, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92211-0478
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Reviewed June 13, 2017

What a great local spot for breakfast! Friendly owner, good basic food. I had the bkfst sandwich on a toasty French roll. Hubby had the burrito. Both delish. Coffee was fresh and hot. Prices low for the area. Would definitely go again!

Thank 423judic
Reviewed April 5, 2017

Small but efficiently run by the owner (Nora) and her main man, Ernesto, who rules the kitchen! We're breakfast regulars, but lunch is also available.

Thank dennis i
Reviewed April 2, 2017

Great burgers and fries! The service is great and friendly! It was close to our work that day and we loved going there. Portions are very large!

Thank Rose H
Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

Get the burrito! Home made salsa.. Hot and ready! Mostly the owner makes you feel at home very attentive👍🏼

1  Thank Tonya P
Reviewed November 2, 2016

Eat bkfst here at least once every time I'm in the area. Food is good and Karen gives great and friendly service to everyone. A bit difficult to find - on the back corridor of a collection of strip malls - but well worth the...More

1  Thank Bill S
Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

This establishment is a small cafe that offers good food at great prices. Service was excellent. I enjoyed the breakfast burrito and would order it again.

1  Thank Jason B
Reviewed September 7, 2016

love this place, was a bit hidden but loved it. everything was so nice and cozy, the food was great, good waiting time to eat and more important they will make you feel so great. Really happy that my husband found this place.

1  Thank sarali20
Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

If you are visiting Palm Desert you have to stop by Karen's and have breakfast! The owner is so sweet and funny. Sbe is also the greeter, waitress, and busboy! She is awesome! The food is delicious! Every time we come to Palm Desert we...More

1  Thank OLlady78
Reviewed July 25, 2016

i often go here for lunch and I recommend Nora Nutty Salad or Turkey Brie sandwich,very delicious. Family owned cafe,locals go to and by word of mouth. Sandwiches come with a side of fries,potatoe salad,or coleslaw. Plan to spend some time visiting with Nora,very friendly...More

Thank 4,202,016
Reviewed June 21, 2016

Our visit was during their vacation. Cafe closed. But had an A rating in window. Cafe was on back side of commercial strip mall so not visible from Country Club Drive.

Thank hoho92649
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $11
American, South American, Central American
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
7:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 77682 Country Club Dr, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92211-0478
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Palm Desert
  • Phone Number: +1 760-772-2800
The best breakfast and lunch Cafe in Palm Desert. Prices are reasonable and delicious home cooked food.
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