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La Perla III

2508 S Roan St, Johnson City, TN 37601-7500
+1 423-262-8200
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good33%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
17 May 2017
1 Nov 2016
“Authentic, AWESOME!”
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2508 S Roan St, Johnson City, TN 37601-7500
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Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Great! Who knew such a little unassuming place far from a metropolitan center would have such authentic Food.

Thank Michael D
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Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

The best REAL Mexican food in JC! I've spent a lot of time in different parts of MX and love their food! It isn't the Americanized version of Mexican food that you find too many of in the TriCities. I love it! La Perla is...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2015

I know La Perla looks a bit shady from the street, located as it is in a strip mall that has seen better days. One taste of the food, however, and you'll be mighty pleased. Be sure to ask when they have their chicharones --...More

Thank D.E. H
Reviewed 19 May 2015 via mobile

This is a little joint near where I used to live. Always thought it was a Mexican tienda (store). Turns out it has a fantastic restaurant inside! This is a hidden gem

Thank Tommytwoputt
Reviewed 30 September 2013

This is one of the best kept secrets for Mexican food in Johnson City. The best Mexican by far! (yes even better than amigos and the place by krogers) If you don't like this place then you probably just don't Mexican food anyway. So fresh,...More

2  Thank sksk7
Reviewed 29 June 2013

I've been to La Perla III five times in the past few months. The quality and taste of the food has been consistently excellent. I'm not Mexican, but I've traveled to Mexico many times and the food at La Perla is very similar to what...More

Thank JCseminole
Reviewed 6 October 2012 via mobile

We decided to try this restaurant after reading the prior great reviews. The food was delicious, plentiful, and very reasonably priced (fajitas for $7.50!!!) There was even a live band. However, the restaurant is located in a combination grocery store/ billiard parlor. Even though it...More

Thank Goodtwo
Reviewed 5 July 2012

La Perla III is the most authentic Mexican food I've ever tasted outside of Mexico. Horchata--Really good! This is a rice blend mixture with milk. It was so delicious. Definitely authentic and worth a try (it's $2.50 for a big glass) Salsa and Chips--I was...More

Thank Kaney89
Reviewed 13 June 2012

La Perla is the best place to eat Mexican food in Johnson City. The menu has clear English descriptions of the food and there are photos around the dining room to help you choose. The ingredients are fresh and the guacamole is the best I...More

Thank Danna F
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  • Address: 2508 S Roan St, Johnson City, TN 37601-7500
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Johnson City
  • Phone Number: +1 423-262-8200
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