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California Pizza Kitchen

73080 El Paseo Ste 8, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-4292
+1 760-776-5036
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (31 reviews)
“pizza” (72 reviews)
“waldorf salad” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00 Hours
American, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
73080 El Paseo Ste 8, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-4292
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our group decided to try California Pizza Kitchen for lunch. Sat in high table area. Not good for someone with bad knees. BBQ Chicken salad was great.

Thank Soup8
Reviewed 15 April 2018

The location on El Paseo is a nice looking location. Our food was typical CPK fare. Service was good and pleasant.

Thank chitownsam
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Have eaten here many times, this time it was happy hour. Not sure if this is why we were not thrilled Had 1 servers, first one could not care if we were there, no personality, second one was terrific. Had flat bread app, does happy...More

Thank Ottr60
Reviewed 20 March 2018

We love these places and this particular one is our favorite. The food is outstanding as it always is. We sat at the counter and had a great time watching the pizza guys do their thing. We stated with the pot stickers. What makes these...More

Thank Frank P
Reviewed 21 February 2018

Not the best experience on a crowded Saturday noon on President's Day weekend. We were with our grandsons, so thought "pizza". I was intrigued by cauliflower crust pizza, being gluten-free, and that was the only highlight of the meal. The original barbecue chicken salad was...More

Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

California pizza kitchen is a great place to go with the family and have a very good dinner. Everybody was able to get what they wanted and there’s plenty of variety. Everyone like the food very much

Thank desertrat161
Reviewed 5 February 2018

We enjoyed an early dinner after some shopping in the area. You can never go wrong with the delicious creamy tomato basil bisque and the Thai Chicken pizza, or perhaps it was because we were there before the dinner rush, or because our server Marce...More

Thank PlayaNorte
Reviewed 2 February 2018

My husband and I went in for lunch and ordered a white thin crust pizza topped with spinach and garlic, ricotta, mozzarella, parmesan, romano and asiago cheeses over a creamy garlic sauce. Sounds great but in reality was lacking in taste, and the crust was...More

Thank Maureen S
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Absolutely to-die-for Wild Mushroom pasta & Garlic Chicken pizza made a memorable meal with elderly mother who usually leaves half her plate. Tonight she was mopping up the succulent mushroom pasta sauce with the last edges of the pizza crust! Such a great meal! And...More

Thank J H
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

We always eat here when visiting Palm Desert. Good pizzas and excellent salads. Casual and good - - on this visit we have eaten there twice. This location of this chain now must have new management. It’s called “left hand/right hand”. On both occasions they...More

1  Thank TheFlyingFrock
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31 March 2016|
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Response from Susie10644 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a bar at the front of the restaurant with tables at the front window.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Television
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73080 El Paseo Ste 8, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-4292
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Palm Desert
  • Phone Number: +1 760-776-5036
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