about us



Located in the energetic, historic street of the Downtown Santa Ana on the corner of  W Fourth St & N Birch St, Perla is a new authentic, family owned restaurant.

Perla is truly an authentic representation of the culinary diversity of Mexico. The main focus is to introduce the traditional Mexican flavors enhanced with a personal touch of long family recipes and traditions.

 Laura Fabiola Diaz & Ana Laura Padilla

founders & co-owners

Perla Mexican Cuisine is a women-owned business. Under the leadership of a mother-daughter duo, the restaurant offers family recipes that bring the most authentic flavors of Mexico dishes that represent various regions of the country. They have created the menu hoping to transport customers to magic corners of Mexico, while maintaining a homemade charm to every dish.