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Fresh Agave

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73325 Highway 111, Palm Desert, CA 92260-3924
+1 760-836-9028
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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california
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143 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

First off, the hostess looked 13 years old, was on the phone for probably 3 min so I went in the small bar and found a table. There was some loud foul mouthed local acting like an idiot and I found the hostess who had absolutely no personality and I asked to seat me at a table. Maybe because I... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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41 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Went for an early evening casual meal and was not disappointed. Reputed to be the best Mexican restaurant in Palm Desert for a reason. The tortilla soup was tasty and colourful with no lack of chicken. The service was friendly. The fajitas were hot and yummy and the basic margarita was extremely good. All in all just what we were... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Food is good and we find the adult beverages to be generous pours and very tasty. One might ask the bartender to use a light hand when pouring tequila!

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Thank bissehk
Victoria, Canada
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Wow by far the best Mexican type food in the area. The staff is always great and they always remember you, returned after 8 months and they recognized me and treated us like we were family. The food is fast and very flavourful.

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Thank rob w
Palm Desert, California
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47 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took some Elk friends here after the State Convention. Told them how good the food was and they were not disappointed. The Margarita's were to die for. Some smooth and full bodied. The food arrive all at the same time (there were 8 of us) and was all hot and steaming. The taco's were crispy, the beans flavorful and the... More 

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Thank Brian G
Glendora, California
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9 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate dinner here with the family. The food was very tasty and there were some different items on the menu than most Mexican food restaurants. Service was friendly and quick. It was noisy but that is typical of most casual dining restaurants.

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Thank mkmiriam
Palm Desert, California
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

If this is the top Mexican restaurant in Palm Desert, there's a problem. The food was very average. I had the carnitas fajitas and the meat wasn't tender and WAY too many onions....I've had MUCH better Mexican at little joints all over California.

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Thank nomarfan
Bend, Oregon
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our last night in Palm Desert, and the #1 Mexican restaurant review on TA pointed us to Fresh Agave. Disappointment #1: On a beautiful sunny evening, we sat in this dark, cavern like, no frills dining establishment. #2 House Margarita ($8.50) worst I've ever had anywhere. Chips & salsa, just okay. Shrimp enchiladas and fish tacos, sub-par and... More 

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Thank bcarr54
Windsor
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233 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Busy Mexican restaurant. Lots of good selections. Service is good. House margaritas are very good but strong. Chili Relanos is a good choice not too spicy.

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Thank Ed J
los angeles
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love this place and is such a gem in the desert. The margaritas and food are amazing!! the staff is so friendly and fun! The staff goes out of their way to ensure you enjoy your meal. tip: have a house margarita and the taco fiesta! yummy!! Best in the desert for sure!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73325 Highway 111, Palm Desert, CA 92260-3924
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Palm Desert
  • Phone Number: +1 760-836-9028

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?