La Perla is sensitive to dietary restrictions and works with you to ensure your food safety. You are welcome to call ahead and discuss your food restrictions and kitchen concerns, and we will personally assist you upon arrival. While we keep separate "gluten-free" cookware for these purposes, we definitely appreciate as much advanced notice as possible to ensure total satisfaction. Please be sure to alert the hostess and/or server about your specific needs.
- Steak, chicken, shrimp or vegetarian served with
Mango de Gallo - Chopped mango salsa both sweet and spicy.
Guacamole Guadalajara - Chunky guacamole, cilantro.
Tostadas - Bean, guacamole and meat or vegetables.
Known in Mexico as "Aperitive", the feast of fine Mexican food always should begin with some chips and salsa (complimentary!), but then great appetizers will set the tone for the rest of the Mexican food to come! And at La Perla, we have no shortage of great Mexican food, and great Mexican appetizers!
Caldo Camaron - Our famous shrimp soup loaded with huge shrimp, onions, cilantro, tomatoes, avocado and our special sauce served hot or cold.
Nachos Supreme - A huge plate of our homemade chips piled high with beans, cheese, your choice of beef or chicken, sour cream, guacamole and jalapenos.
Quesadilla - 2 flour tortillas held together with hot melted cheese and your choice of chorizo (spicy Mexican sausage) chicken or seafood combo of shrimp and crab. Served with sour cream and guacamole
Quezo Fundido - Mexican fondue. Hot melted Mexican cheese and your choice of chicken or chorizo served with sour cream and guacamole and hot homemade tortillas.
Guacamole - Fresh avocado dip flavored with lime/lemon juice.
Homemade Hearty Soups - This is Mexican Food the way it's supposed to be - Black bean, chicken enchilada, pinto bean or sopa de fideo made w/chicken broth, homemade Mexican noodles and fresh mixed vegetables.
Mango de Gallo - Sweet and Spicy diced Mango, onion, cilantro in fresh lime juice. This fresh, new dish is great alone or with our homemade tortillas.
Sample Fine Mexican Cuisine with our Combination Meals
These choices of Mexican Cuisine include rice, beans, sour cream, guacamole and your choice of beef, ground beef, chicken, pork or vegetarian. No Substitutions Please.
Combo Mexican Cuisine choices include rice, beans, sour cream, and your choice of beef, ground beef, chicken, pork or vegetarian. No Substitutions Please.
7. Taco and Enchilada
8. Tostada and Enchilada
9. Enchilada and Chimichanga
10. Tostada and Burrito
11. Tostada and Chimichanga
12. Enchilada and Flauta
Authentic Mexican Recipes for our Enchiladas
Includes rice and beans
Enchiladas (3) - Scrumptious homemade tortilla wraps filled with your choice of pork, beef, ground beef, chicken, pastor or cheese and onion baked then topped with melted cheese.
Enchiladas Verdes (3) - A slight variation of our enchiladas - these are verde and topped with our signature green chile sauce. Your choice of pork, chunky beef, ground beef, chicken, pastor or cheese and onion.
Enchiladas de Mole (3) - One more variation of our enchiladas - these are de Mole - one of our tasty Mexican Recipes topped with our homemade sweet pepper Mole sauce with your choice of pork, chunky beef, ground beef, chicken, pastor or cheese and onion.
La Perla Mexican Restaurant Specialties
Dinner includes rice and beans
16. Chimichangas (2) - Flour tortillas loaded with your choice of pork, beef, ground beef, chicken, pastor, cheese, onions and diced chiles turned golden brown. Served with sour cream and guacamole.
17. One Big Chimichanga - A huge flour tortilla loaded with your choice of pork, chunky beef, ground beef, chicken, pastor, cheese, onions and diced chiles then fried golden brown.
18. Steak Picado - Spicy marinated steak rich with the flavor of our special red chile sauce, grilled onions, tomatoes and bell peppers served with your choice of corn or flour tortillas
19. Steak Picado Verde - Spicy marinated steak rich with the flavor of our special green chile sauce, grilled onions, tomatoes and bell peppers served with your choice of corn or flour tortillas
20. Chicken Picado - Spicy marinated chicken rich with the flavor of our special red chile sauce, grilled onions, tomatoes and bell peppers served with your choice of corn or flour tortillas
21. Fajitas - Your choice of sizzling steak or chicken, onions and bell peppers all seasoned with our special fajita spices served in a piping hot skillet with homemade flour or corn tortillas, guacamole and sour cream (Order both steak and chicken for $1.00 extra)
22. Tamales - Tender beef or chicken surrounded by a delicate steamed corn masa, hand wrapped in husk and topped with our signature sauce. Get them while they're hot!! They go fast!
23. Steak Ranchero - 16oz. prime cut, wood grilled T-bone steak smothered with Ranchero (red chile) sauce and topped with fresh guacamole, served with Mexican Papas (potatoes)
24. Chuletas-Green chile chops - (2) lean center cut wood grilled pork chops dressed in green chile sauce and topped with grilled onions. Served with Mexican Papas (potatoes)
25. La Perla Ensalada - Leafy greens with chopped tomato, black beans, corn, onion, cumin, fresh lime and Spanish olive oil
26. Chile Relleno - Large fire roasted poblano chile hand stuffed with cheese, battered and turned golden brown, topped with salsa ranchera.
27. Pollo Empanizado - Sautéed chicken breast lightly breaded and seasoned with spicy jalapeno and ground tortilla. Served with rice and beans.
28. Flautas - (3) Golden corn tortillas rolled with your choice of pork, beef, ground beef or chicken and topped with our secret sauce.
29. Burritos - (3) Homemade flour tortillas loaded with your choice of pork, beef, ground beef, chicken or pastor and topped with tomatoes, lettuce, cheese and served with sour cream.
30. Super Burrito - A huge flour tortilla bursting with beans, cheese, tomatoes, lettuce, sour cream and your choice of pork, beef, ground beef, chicken, pastor.
31. Burrito Panzon - The Super Burrito topped with Salsa ranchera - RED HOT!
32. Mexican Pizza - La Perla's version starts with a homemade tortilla flat and piled high with beans, onions, green peppers, jalapenos, black olives and your choice of chicken or chorizo (spicy Mexican sausage) baked then topped with guacamole and sour cream
33. Tostadas Supreme - (2) Fresh corn tortillas layered with beans and your choice of pork, beef, ground beef or chicken with cheese, lettuce, tomatoes and topped with guacamole and sour cream.
34. Chicken ole Poblano - A La Perla original. Sautéed chicken topped with our homemade Mexican mole sauce prepared with the rich flavor of Poblano peppers and served with corn or flour tortillas.
35. Huevos con Chorizo - (3) eggs with spicy Mexican sausage served with homemade corn or flour tortillas.
36. Plate Lunch - A hearty meal, your choice of pork, beef, ground beef or chicken seasoned with our blend of secret spices and served with corn or flour tortillas... NOT JUST FOR LUNCH!
37. La Perla Tacos (3) - Tortillas filled with choice of pork, beef, ground beef, chicken or pastor topped with lettuce and tomatoes.
38. Chef Taco Supreme (2) - Tortillas filled with grilled steak, chicken or pastor, grilled onions, lettuce, tomatoes and avocado.
39. Tacos Fajitas (3) - Tortillas filled with steamy fajitas - grilled steak or chicken seasoned with our special fajita spices and blend of hot grilled onions, tomatoes, peppers, sour cream and guacamole
40. Carne Asada Tacos (3) - A
La Perla house specialty.
41. Tacos Arriero - (2) Tortillas filled with steak, grilled onions, fresh grated cheese and topped with lettuce, tomatoes and guacamole.
42. Taco Loco - A crazy combination of rice, lettuce, tomatoes, cheese, onions, sour cream and guacamole topped with our secret sauce-in a large flour tortilla. A vegetarian delight.
43. Taco Salad - Your choice of grilled chicken, steak or beans piled high on lettuce, tomatoes, cheese, jalapeno peppers, sour cream and guacamole in a homemade taco shell bowl.
44. Shrimp Taco - (3) Tortillas filled with grilled shrimp, onions, tomatoes, and cilantro. Served with Spanish rice, sour cream and guacamole.
45. Taco de Pescado - Our signature fish tacos! (3) Tortillas filled with grilled whitefish and onions. Served with Spanish rice, sour cream and guacamole.
Tequila Shrimp - Wood grilled skewered shrimp that combines tequila and jalapeno in a marinade of Mexico's best flavors. A La Perla signature item.
Shrimp Fajitas - Large grilled shrimp, onions, bell peppers in a sizzling skillet, flavored with our special blend of fajita spices. Served with hot flour tortillas, guacamole and sour cream.
Caldo de Camaron - A deep bowl of our famous shrimp soup served hot or cold. The giant shrimp, onions, tomatoes, avocado, cilantro and special sauce will bowl you over.
Caldo de Pescado - Homemade fish soup loaded with fresh whitefish and shrimp, mixed vegetables, onions, bell peppers, tomatoes, and cilantro.
Camaron ala Diabla - Shrimp sautéed with our special spicy red sauce. Served with Mexican papas (potatoes).
Camaron al Mojo de Ajo - Sautéed shrimp with garlic butter. Served with rice.
Camaron Enpanizado (6) - Jumbo shrimp lightly breaded and perfectly seasoned. Served with rice or Mexican papas (potatoes).
Red Snapper - Filet 8-10 oz. filet of Red snapper topped with spicy Ala Diabla sauce or sweet roasted Al Mojo de Ajo sauce. Served with Mexican Papas (potatoes).
Enchiladas del Mar (3) - Shrimp and crab with enchiladas topped with melted cheese and our secret sauce. Served with rice and beans.
Mexican Fish Fry - This is still Milwaukee and that means FISH FRY. Don't wait until Friday to try our delicious golden cod fish fry served with Mexican papas (potatoes).
Flan - Mexican style custard in a caramel glazed.
Mexican Cheese Cake - Rich homemade cheese cake. Ask for flavor of the day.
Ice Cream Fried. - A classic Mexican Desert
(12 and under) includes drink......$7.75
Nachos - Chips with melted cheese
Enchilada - Cheese, beef or chicken
Taco - Beef or chicken
Quesadilla - Cheese
Burrito - Beef, chicken or bean
AVAILABLE 11 A.M. – 2 P.M. Served with a side of pico de gallo or crazy slaw
Huevos Ranchero - Fried eggs smothered in our delicious ranchera salsa
Huevos a la Mexicana- Traditional Mexican dish of eggs scrambled in salsa
Chorizon con Papas - Mexican sausage, potatoes, cilantro, onion and a sprinkle of cheese; Add eggs if you want
Huevos Divorciados- Fried eggs separated and served on two corn tortillas with salsa asada and salsa verde
Chilaquiles- Corn tortillas topped with sauteed onion, tomato, eggs, melted cheese and salsa
Chorizo/Egg/Pepper/Quesadilla- Chorizo, bell and hot peppers, scrambled eggs and cheese melted between warm tortillas
Breakfast Burrito- Scrambled egg burrito with beans, cheese, and your choice of peppers/onions/tomatoes/cilantro
Seafood Cocktail- LaPerla’s delicious tangy sauce, over a shrimp & crab ceviche with jumbo shrimp around the rim
Bloody Maria/Michelada- LaPerla’s spicy versions of the Bloody Mary. (Michelada is made with beer)
Corona-Maria- Bloody Maria with a coronarita served upside down in the glass
Let La Perla cater your special event.
If you are serving 20 or 200, we can do the trick and make things delicious, easy and affordable for you. Our trays of enchiladas, tacos, and burritos are the hit of any special event. We make hearty salads and all of our salsas and dips in party quantities too. Menu priced per person.
For a quote please e-mail JoAnne at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 414/801-6920.
The Whole Enchilada: $10/Person- your choice of chicken, ground beef or cheese enchiladas. Served with side of rice and beans
Tres Amigos: $10/Person - Part tacos/part chimichangas/part flautas. Choice of chicken, ground or chunky beef or cheese/bean. Cheese, tomato, lettuce, sour cream included.
Walking Taco Bar: $10/Person- Your choice of chicken, chunky or ground beef, or grilled veggies. Flour or corn tortillas. Hard/soft available. Cheese, tomato, lettuce, sour cream included.
Naked Burrito Bowl: $10/Person- Hearty burrito fillings big enough for any appetite. Start whit rice, and beans, then a choice of spicy chicken or zesty ground beef, topped off with lettuce, tomato and sour cream. served buffet style.
Latin Quarter Lunch or Dinner Buffet: $12/Person- Chips and salsa, chimichangas and enchiladas, rice and beans. choice of chicken, ground beef or bean/cheese.
Taco Salad Bar: $12/Person- Take on home made LaPerla taco shell bowl and fill with all the delicious fixings: beans, lettuce, cheese, tomato, sour cream, guacamole, jalapenos and choice of ground beef, chicken or grilled veggies.
Mucho gusto Salsas: $6/Person- Guacamole/salsa/pico de gallo with home made tortilla chips
Family Style Fajitas: $20/Two People- Steak, chicken, veggie or shrimp. Rice and beans. Corn or flour tortillas. Sour cream/guacamole
Tray of Rice and Beans- 10 servings - $25, 25 servings - $50, 40 servings - $75
Ensalada LaPerla: $75/Serves 20-25 People- Hearty green salad filled with lettuce, tomato, bell peppers, corn, red/black beans, green/red ontion. Dressed in lime/cumin dressing. Topped with tortilla strips
Tray of Tacos, Chimichangas, or Burritos (Beef or Chicken)- 30 Pieces for $75 (Minimum two trays required)
Mini-Taco Madness- (Corn tortilla only - beef or chicken topped with chopped cilantro and onion) 25 minis for $35 (minimum two trays required)
La Perla proudly supports Wisconsin students and educators - especially if you are studying Spanish!
Bring your class to LaPerla where teachers/chaperones dine for free* and students get a great meal and a fun practice in Espanol. Group rates apply. We honor tax exempt status.**
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*Limit applies ** proof of tax exempt status required - bring copy of letter.