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Chapellis Italian Restaurant

50949 Washington St, La Quinta, CA 92253-2890
+1 760-564-9835
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“sand dabs” (14 reviews)
“bread pudding” (12 reviews)
“pasta” (20 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 20:30All hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
50949 Washington St, La Quinta, CA 92253-2890
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Reviewed 21 December 2016

This was a recommendation by our concierge. Good atmosphere, but average for me. I had the spaghetti and meatballs, wish the sauce was a little thicker. My wife enjoyed her Veal Parmesan. A lot more restaurants to try out.

Thank FredLee64
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Had another wonderful meal at Chapelli's the day before Thanksgiving. This is my Mom's favorite restaurant in the valley and she always has the same thing: Sanddabs Meuniere ($30) and a Ketel One Martini ($13.50). My husband had the cod and said it was delicious...More

Thank Krisinseattle
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Came here because of a recommendation from a friend he was nowhere near as good as it was add the crab legs absolutely excellent little pricey but pay for what you get

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 9 November 2016

It has been in the same spot for 10 years and consistently has good comfort Italian expertly served in a nice setting. It is an unusual concept today. You get soup or salad and desert along with the entire' at no extra charge. Pleasant well...More

Thank Steven W
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We were pleasantly surprised entering Chapellis restaurant. Like other reviews mention the decor is very nice and the service and food are excellent. Family owned establishment. We will return.

Thank L B
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We went to Chapellis last year and after a great experience decided to try it again. Okay, we don't do this, but it was so good we went back the next night. Great food, service and a menu that we want to have something different...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 11 September 2016

We discovered this place last bight. Very impressed with the service and quality of foodStrongly recommended

Thank Mario R
Reviewed 11 August 2016

I had dinner at Chapellis with colleagues from Boston during a scientific meeting at La Quinta resort. We had several appetizers that were delicious (sauteed mushrooms, parmesan cheese, mozzarella casserole, fried calamari etc...) and I had a very good Veal picatta. The atmosphere there was...More

Thank Daniel025
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Wow, have they raised their prices or what? Summer is here, and the owner is gouging the locals. First off, they give you a nibble tray.....never can count diners and how many olives to put out....never enough! If you are a table of 4, they...More

1  Thank Mary H
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Food is always excellent and the service excellent as well. Would recommend for good Italian food. It's quiet and the ambiance is very European..

Thank Leonard S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50949 Washington St, La Quinta, CA 92253-2890
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  La Quinta
  • Phone Number: +1 760-564-9835
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