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California Pizza Kitchen

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73080 El Paseo Ste 8, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-4292
+1 760-776-5036
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good44%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (28 reviews)
“pizza” (62 reviews)
“waldorf salad” (2 reviews)
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American, Pizza, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
73080 El Paseo Ste 8, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-4292
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Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

Great pizza and salads. Always dependable. We go there often, especially when we are tired and just need a little dinner or lunch.

Thank Bart J
Reviewed March 27, 2017

California Pizza Kitchen, El Paseo Dr., Palm Desert, CA – Mar. 21/17 California Pizza Kitchen is located on El Paseo St. in Palm Desert. El Paseo St. is the Rodeo Dr. of Los Angeles’ equivalent for Palm Springs. It’s quite amazing to people watch here...More

Thank Davidb1057
Reviewed March 22, 2017

Our staff was in Palm Springs for a CUE conference. We found this place for dinner. It was great. The unique pizza dishes as well as the amazing salads were well worth the wait.

Thank AnnetteSteele
Reviewed March 17, 2017 via mobile

Our party of five went here. It was funny because all three ladies ordered the Crunchy Thai Salad, and the two guys both ordered the Pizza & Salad lunch combo. Quick service, really tasty food. Also try: Sangria (drink) and Avocado Egg Rolls (appetizer)

Thank KymberRandom
Reviewed March 1, 2017

Had lunch for 2 and ordered a half salad each and the portions were more than enough for the average male eater. Left full.

Thank N619SBjayl
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Reviewed February 21, 2017 via mobile

Our 4th visit in 3 years. Perfect for lunch. Nice energy in the restaurant and happy polite servers who are friendly and pleasant. Reasonable prices and generous portions. I had a half size Thai crunch salad which was ample for me, fresh, and nicely presented....More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed February 15, 2017

This location was within walking distance from the condo we had rented for 5 months this year. We had heard good things about it but had never gone. We probably would go for lunch next time as it was really busy but the food was...More

Thank Maureen S
Reviewed February 10, 2017 via mobile

My mother in law wanted pizza and decided to take her for a treat. It is the busy season, so we went fairly early, around 5:30pm. We got a table right away, but the family couldn't make a decision. I think the waitress was a...More

Thank etele
Reviewed January 17, 2017

We enjoyed the chicken and shrimp salad roll and will definitely return to try a pizza. The thin crusted pizzas being delivered at other tables looked just perfect - not loaded with cheese. We were there with another couple and conversation was difficult because of...More

Thank Linda W
Reviewed January 10, 2017

Holiday get-together with friends. Dessert, coffee and conversation. This aint no Starbucks but we had a really pleasant server who read the table perfectly and let us do our thing. Thank you Airreylle!

Thank Mickele C
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Response from Susie10644 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a bar at the front of the restaurant with tables at the front window.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73080 El Paseo Ste 8, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-4292
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Palm Desert
  • Phone Number: +1 760-776-5036
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