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La Perlita Mexican Food

901 Crossley Rd, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92264-3713
+1 760-778-8014
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“chile relleno” (77 reviews)
“camarones” (5 reviews)
“taco” (19 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
901 Crossley Rd, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92264-3713
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our new favorite restaurant in the desert! It may be a little out of the way but well worth the drive.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank humebonnie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Palm Desert for a week of golf and relaxing. We met some guys from Ontario who claimed to be mexican food afficianodos and they recommended this place. We also love great mexican food so we made the drive for dinner. Angel, the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mosj61
Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

The owner and his son are always so welcoming; the service is fast and gracious and they check back to make sure you like the food. And we do like the food. Our friend ordered chili rellenos and licked the plate; we ordered medium shrimp...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Realtyhank
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

I've been here several times with friends, and we've always been disappointed. The chips are mediocre, as is the salsa, and the food is no better. The service has been good, but who cares? It's also in a most inconvenient location. I am totally surprised...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank califcasl
Reviewed September 23, 2018

We dined at La Perlita while on vacation in Palm Springs. We chose the restaurant based on TripAdvisor reviews. The service was excellent and the restaurant was very clean however, the food was just average. There were four people in my party and each person...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ltroy2016
Reviewed September 3, 2018

This is a really great restaurant. The food is really great. I had a combination plate with a taco and enchilada with beans and rice and it was so good. Will go back when I am in the area.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Joseph I
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Great Mexican food, great service! Bar none best chili rellano! We loved it!! Owner came out to meet us, family run business!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Colleen T
Reviewed August 10, 2018

When I came to this restaurant about 3 years ago, I honestly felt in my mind, “Wow, this is very clean Mexican food with good ingredients!” Since then, I came back here often. I was here last weekend of July, last month, and I enjoyed...More

Date of visit: July 2018
2  Thank Toshi I
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Tis spot is a little out of the way but well worth it. Very friendly family run restaurant with excellent food and service.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank James C
Reviewed July 30, 2018

Service very friendly, place was busy. Food is about run of the mill Tex-Mex. I was really ready for good chiles rellenos, but they weren't as good as other places in the desert. Basically 2/3 of each plate is beans & rice (I requested all...More

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank jimzinca
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February 17, 2015|
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Response from RaePalmSprings | Reviewed this property |
Closed on Sundays
February 8, 2015|
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Response from angeld292 | Property representative |
No reservations thank you
Linda S
February 6, 2015|
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Response from Atrel | Reviewed this property |
It's very near the Walmart
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 901 Crossley Rd, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92264-3713
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Palm Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 760-778-8014
Hello Everyone, please Note that we are going to temporarily close for the month of August (July 29 - Aug 30). We will re-open Friday August 31 2018. Thank You very much for your support and we apologize for any inconveniences. La Perlita Family!!
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