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La Perla Del Pacifico

458 Main St, Watsonville, CA 95076-4611
+1 831-724-0993
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“mole” (6 reviews)
“fish tacos” (3 reviews)
“rice” (6 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
458 Main St, Watsonville, CA 95076-4611
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We used to like this restaurant a lot. We were willing to travel just to come and taste their food. Today after a couple of years we came by on our way to Santa Cruz and every single plate we ordered lack the flavor it...More

1  Thank Gus S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can tell immediately that a lot of care is taken by this restaurant in their food prep. You can smell the wonderful aromas as soon as you walk in. Though it is considered a sea food restaurant, the room really doesn't smell like fish....More

1  Thank Dave M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We passed by this restaurant several times because it is a tiny storefront. We found convenient street parking. It may seem pricey, until you se the portions. The two of us who ordered dinner, shared with others and took home lunch for the next day....More

Thank Lisa O
Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic place! Great mole con pollo. The chicken was so juicy and cooked to perfection. I’m very picky about Mole but this is the real deal. Nice service, free street parking, and the best lunch prices around. For a great meal at a great price...More

Thank Ron B
Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

Family and friends will enjoy seafood restaurant the food is excellent and well prepared. You need to make sure you don't mind the wait to be seated as it gets pretty packed and the wait is well worth it. Check it out and the authentic...More

Thank P2687EHlaurad
Reviewed October 3, 2017

Tiny storefront - you might miss it! The seafood specialties were really great, a nice change from the usual Mexican fare! Large portions and delicious taste! Good chips and salsa, attentive service.

Thank IlariaK
Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

We ordered the filet with buttery garlic sauce and the shrimps in hot devil sauce. The fish is fresh and the sauce is out of this world. Shrimps are huge and the sauce has an Indian flavor which is very flavorful but not extremely spicy....More

Thank Lucy K
Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

We stumbled into this local restaurant and couldn't believe our good luck. Don't let the no-frills environment fool you; this place is the real deal. The service is great but more importantly, the food is fresh and tasty. The mole has the right amount of...More

1  Thank tmsterling
Reviewed April 26, 2017

really, this is the BEST mole I have ever had! had the chicken mole plate; and I often order mole dishes at Mexican cuisine restaurants, even in Mexico my wife had an incredible mixed seafood dish, also wonderful this small, established spot is a must...More

Thank Joe S
Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

Located in a narrow store front on Main Street, this seems to be a favorite of locals. Had shrimp fajitas. Well cooked. Good flavor. Pinto beans were flavorable. Onions and peppers either the shrimp tasty. A bit noisy, but that matched the enthusiasm of the...More

Thank JimLud
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 458 Main St, Watsonville, CA 95076-4611
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Watsonville
  • Phone Number: +1 831-724-0993
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