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Chapellis Italian Restaurant

50949 Washington St, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-2890
+1 760-564-9835
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“sand dabs” (9 reviews)
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50949 Washington St, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-2890
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Reviewed 29 January 2017

Two pilots walk into a bar...sounds like the intro to a joke. (We're in La Quinta on a 4-day layover.) Anyway, we sat at the bar. The other patrons sitting around us were really friendly. The bread was warm and fresh. Had some Chianti wine....More

1  Thank Mark A
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

We were greeted by the owner wine we arrived early. Sat at the bar to wait for our table and were given an appetizer (on the house) of scallops with panko bread crumbs that were SO tender ! Cosy spot for a special dinner .

1  Thank SueScituate
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Strip mall location. Quiet inside. Nice decor. Re-visit for us with last meal several yrs. ago. Muuuuch better this time around. Dinner includes antipasto before and bread pudding dessert; no other dessert options. No after dinner espresso but a good cup of coffee served. Four...More

Thank 244RogerG244
Reviewed 6 January 2017

From the start to finish, it is refreshing to dine in a restaurant run by a tight knit crew. Food excellent classic Italian cuisine! Service excellent, everyone on the staff made you feel like a regular, and this was our first time in. Atmosphere, friendly,...More

Thank jimmydartichoke
Reviewed 22 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 5 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 15 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50949 Washington St, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-2890
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  La Quinta
  • Phone Number: +1 760-564-9835
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