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La Perlita Mexican Food

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$$ - $$$
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901 Crossley Rd, Palm Springs, CA 92264-3713
17607788014
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10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The food is consistently good, lots of chips and salsa and the margaritas are excellent. Prices are good and portions often enough to take some home.

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Thank Estelle S
Palm Springs, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had been wanting to try this restaurant for quite a while but never did until recently and now we wonder why it took us so long. What appears to be a Taco Shop from the street is only part of the establishment. Once inside the front door, we discovered a full service restaurant with every table occupied. Many customers... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

La Perlita is an amazing place to eat with friends and family, amazing staff members, would recommend the tostadas de ceviche, amazing food.

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Thank Francisco S
Winnipeg, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we had the combination taco chicken and stuffed rellenos, and the chicken enchiladas. both were excellent and lots to eat. the owner had time to take our order and recommend the rellenos, which was new to me. we will go back

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Thank karenandvelcro
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The staff and food here are absolutely fantastic! Very kind and caring family run restaurant still using abuelas recipes from Guatalajara. They make all their food and sauces from scratch. Tons of love put into the food. Top notch... No joke. I'm going again and again and again until I exhaust their menu... very impressed!

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Thank VitalNorCal
Bellevue, Washington, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

they have the best chili rellanoes ever, but all of their food is seriously good Mexican food, their shrimp in a sauce is extraordinary, well...... everything is, and its just an easy casual place for some good Mexican food-- and by the way, they offer a really good cateringing servive

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Thank michael p
Calgary
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This small restaurant is a bit out of the way on Crossley Road but the trip is worth it. The food is fresh and tasty, authentic, and reasonably priced. We enjoyed great service.

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Thank GPaCalgary
Shoreline, Washington
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016

The chips were too thick for our taste and not warm. The food was just ok, nothing grand. The service was weird. We were given a seat and menus, then a table was set beside us and another behind us. They took both of the other tables' orders before ever coming back to ours. We flagged a guy down and... More 

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Thank Patty H
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a dinner at La Perlita. Margaritas were delicious! Service was great. People very friendly. Food was good and plentiful. I had expected dishes to have a greater flavour punch and real spiciness to them. For us, it was too light in this respect.

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Thank Raewyn J
Minnesota
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016

We went here based on the trip advisor rating and the mention of the chile rellenos, which I generally love. Unfortunately, I was unimpressed. That may be because I'm fond of more of a Tex-Mex style, and these rellenos are what I think may be more of a West-coast style, where the main feature the dish pushes forward is the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 901 Crossley Rd, Palm Springs, CA 92264-3713
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Palm Springs
  • Phone Number: 17607788014

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?