La Perla - Closed

5912 W. Glendale Ave.
Glendale, AZ 85301


  • Mon-Thu, Sun 7 am - 11 pm Fri-Sat 7 am - 2 am
  • $; $$
  • Wheelchair accessible, Banquet Facilities, Catering, Kid Friendly, Private Party, Smoking, Takeout
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
  • Full bar
  • Parking Lot Available
  • Reservations Recommended, Reservations Accepted
Rambling, friendly Mexican restaurant and party palace that's still kickin' after some 60 years in business. Live bands and mariachis on the weekends make it a destination nightspot for locals. The food is straight-ahead Mexican fare, nothing fancy, but the menu does offer a wide array of choices from chicken mole and steak Veracruz to huevos rancheros and machaca tacos. Read our review.

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    Monday, February 8, 2016 at 10:51 a.m. by Lauren Saria

    La Perla, the classic Mexican restaurant located in downtown Glendale, is closed after the landlord failed to pay rent for an extended period of time. The doors to the restaurant have been locked since January 28, and the attorney f...

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    Wednesday, September 15, 1993 at 4 a.m. by Howard Seftel

    La Perla Cafe, 5912 West Glendale Avenue, Glendale, 939-7561. Hours: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner, Monday through Thursday, 7 a.m. to midnight; Friday and Saturday, 7 a.m. to 2 a.m.; Sunday, 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Restaurant owners can sp...


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