Loved the atmosphere inside and out, even the bathrooms. Excellent dishes and service. It was recommended by two separate locals to us and we're glad we tried it!
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My wife & I had not dined at Perla's for quite a while, so we went on a Thursday hoping to avoid the crushing weekend crowd. It was busy, however, we were seated immediately without a reservation. - Service: overall, good & friendly, although not...More
Had the scallops - cooked perfectly and were yum! We had a table FULL of 9 but that didn't slow them down. Very personable and helpful wait-staff. We would enjoy a date night there. Expensive place to take kids, but all of us enjoyed ourselves.
We stopped in for lunch and drinks and decided to get the Perla's Poco Platter to split. It was fantastic! The beer was cold and the staff was fantastic. We'll come back for sure, and maybe try the Grande Platter.
Like it's sister restaurant, Clark's, Perla's is a great place for fresh seafood in Austin. A pain to park (must find the right parking lot where you can get parking validated!) but a nice treat.
on vacation in Austin with wife and two sons. Was hanging out on S. Congress and stopped there for lunch. Pretty pricey but the food was all good. Not a place for small children(don't know if they have a kids menu).
Perla's has been a fixture on the Austin SoCo scene since the area first gentrified (maybe 15 years). I've eaten there 3 times during that period and each time there have been enough annoying aspects that I didn't return again for several years. This visit...More
I have had many great meals at Perla's, but the other weekend I had one of my favorites. My boyfriend and I split some raw oysters (we always ask the waiter to pick out a few of their favorites to try) as well as the...More
We walked past Perla's and were drawn to the lively atmosphere on the patio (and the humidifying fans on this hot day). We put our names on the list and walked around SoCo a bit while waiting for our table. Lots of seafood to choose...More
I want to start this by saying we dined here several times and each experience range from wonderful to terrible. Our server Andrew was outstanding and johnny on the spot. ( no reservation this time). McKayla also ready outstanding and great service..the front desk was...More