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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” (15 reviews)
“bread pudding” (12 reviews)
“pasta” (20 reviews)
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50949 Washington St, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-2890
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

As you may remember I highly recommend Chapellis Italian restaurant in La Quinta, CA. It reminds me of a private club it's small by big restaurant standards and darker with art on the walls. You feel good inside looking at the bar. John the owner...More

Thank Phil B
Reviewed 8 August 2017

If you want to have a nice conversation that you can actually here, this is the place for you. This is a small, quiet restaurant with low pleasant music in the background. The Linguine Pesto is the best on the planet and vey generous portions....More

Thank Linda D
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Don't let the location fool you because it is in a strip mall. They have good food, great service & a lovely, quiet atmosphere. We tried this place for the first time & were very pleased. We sat at the bar for a drink first...More

Thank Mary T
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We were looking for an Italian place the locals love. Stan - our starter on the Stadium Course recommended this place and he was spot on. Really charming, great menu and wine list. Everyone in our party of 6 loved their food and passed plates...More

Thank LavaMom3
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner. My husband had pasta and I had Cod. The service atmosphere and food was delicious.

Thank Julianna T
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

The food at this place is consistently marvelous. A large, diverse menu, with excellent sauces and large portions. We have been there many times over several years, and have always been pleased. It's hard to beat great food at reasonable prices. Make sure to have...More

Thank southerncal10
Reviewed 19 March 2017

What a find !! Food was wonderful. The sand dabs were amazing and portion much larger than expected....or needed ! Pastas were tasty also but what even stood out more was the service. You felt like you were in Cheers ! A warm welcome, informed...More

Thank kbartaldo
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Nice menu. Good wine selection. Great service. Indoor and outdoor seating. Small venue....Make reservations

Thank Judy P
Reviewed 2 February 2017

We felt the service was very good. The food was decent. None of my party felt they would need to come back. It does get very crowded after 6:30pm. This would not be my go to place for Italian. The deserts were excellent. Gelato and...More

Thank Lynnky
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

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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
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, 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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