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Reviewed February 4, 2020

Without a reservation had to wait about 15 minutes but the live music was great. The 5 of us ordered different selections and every thing was good.

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 2, 2020 via mobile

Mario’s is by far our favorite restaurant in the valley. Usually go at least once a week, for the three months we snowbird each year. We went to Mario’s on Highway 111 tonight. Lots of very poor unattentive service. Staff were all very busy watching...Super Bowl. Very few other clients in restaurant. We were a table of 8. Veal was tough and ribs too tough to eat. Sent the ribs back and had to ask to adjust the bill accordingly. No manager around!! Pasta, as usual, was awesome. We will never go to this location again and certainly won’t recommend it to anyone. Our favorite location is Washington and 42 Ave. no matter how busy they get, the staff is polite and very good at their job.More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed January 8, 2020

Food was good. We were there for dinner and the atmosphere was nice , server was very friendly and helpful with wine choice. Had chicken piccata, not the best I've had but okay. Will return and try another dish as friends said their dish was...very good.More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed December 1, 2019

Great Italian restaurant and bar! Very friendly staff and great service! Every Italian dish you can imagine!

Date of visit: February 2019
Reviewed November 5, 2019

Stopped for take out - one entrée was Veal Parmagiana and the other Lasagne. Both were outstanding. This came with a salad (fabulous creamy garlic dressing) and toasted garlic bread. The portions were very generous. The spumoni dessert was one of the best ever, so...do not miss out on this delight. The host was named Alex and he was the most professional, well mannered individual any establishment would hope to have on their team.More

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed October 9, 2019

A wonderful place to have a delicious lunch or dinner. Great prices and an excellent menu to choose from. Lots of parking. Great seating inside and inviting, fun atmosphere. Excellent service. I had a lunch special - $6.95, added Meat Sauce which was delicious. Myx...friend had the Chicken X and loved it. She said her meal "left Olive Garden in the dust". Garlic bread is very tasty. I have been to Mario's dozens of time because of the great food, excellent service, and good prices.More

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed September 17, 2019

I have been going to Mario's since I lived in the desert now 17 years. I've never had a bad experience, until today. I came in to get my usual lunch chef salad and I got a side salad portion. The server said the owner...said it was the appropriate size. I had the same salad just last week at another location that was twice the portion. The owner sent out a tiny side of lettuce, dry with nothing else and said that's all he would do, so insultingMore

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed April 23, 2019 via mobile

It was great that we found this good Italian restaurant during our travels between the golf course and the resort. The menu is expansive and you will find something for everyone in your group. We definitely had leftovers to bring back for the next day....That is ok with us.More

Date of visit: April 2019
Reviewed March 10, 2019 via mobile

My husband and I were looking for a nice place to have dinner after we watched a movie. We were looking for decent prices and not have to wait. We stopped at Mario's on HWY 111 in Palm Desert and had the best Antipasto Salad...and Chicken Parmigiano with garlic bread. Including our drinks the check was about $29. Good to mention that the food portions were perfect. Very pleased with these price and quality of food😋.More

Date of visit: March 2019
Reviewed March 8, 2019

We ate here on a Monday night and the restaurant was very busy. The prices are very reasonable and they serve large portions. Nothing fancy but overall a worthy family meal.

Date of visit: February 2019
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