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La Perla Tapatia

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126 S Winstead Ave, Rocky Mount, NC 27804-3419
+1 252-451-0808
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good45%
  • Average0%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible15%
Dec 18, 2017
“Mexican restaurant in an old train car”
Apr 8, 2018
“take out wasn't very good”
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
126 S Winstead Ave, Rocky Mount, NC 27804-3419
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Reviewed April 8, 2018

Everything was cold and soggy by the time it was delivered to us. I got the taco salad and my husband got a fajita dinner. Will not order out from them again.

Thank heather27589
Reviewed December 18, 2017

Really good food, and friendly staff. Well priced, and best of all, you are eating in an old train car.

Thank dcd418
Reviewed September 6, 2017

always a pleasant experience love the Diego Rivera print of the little boy Tacos Tamales Chili Reano and now fruit flavored waters love it all

Thank lspenterp
Reviewed August 26, 2017

The building began as a railroad car - and as such, could have a lot of charm. But the haphazard editions have all but buried the uniqueness of the original architecture. Spicy or bland but not much for flavor or freshness. The lobby carpet needs...More

Thank David R
Reviewed June 1, 2017 via mobile

We we're traveling through and gave La Perla a try. It was so cute as it is a train! We were excited to go in. One first impression it was welcoming yet, the stench of mold and just old was horrendous. We we're grateful to...More

Thank BornLatinNav
Reviewed May 26, 2017 via mobile

Always enjoy eating at "El Tap" for fast service of very good Mexican food. Every item is well made and tastes great.

Thank jerobemd
Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

The service was great. Quick and friendly. The menu had more than the average Mexican which is not a bad thing unless you're indecisive. I chose a chicken torta and fries which was great! It's more of a sub than the traditional round sandwich, but...More

Thank AprilChae
Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

I was very, very unsure about this place when I walked in and was seated. My husband assured me that the food was much better than the torn booths, bare carpet and THE MOST DISGUSTING BATHROOMS I've ever been in.. I held my bladder until...More

1  Thank 2tan4u
Reviewed March 25, 2016

This is a typical Mexican Restaurant in Rocky Mount. It offers Mexican/Tex-Mex food. There are better versions of this restaurant in the area. There are patrons who think there is none better, however, that is NOT the case for me. It is convenient to shopping...More

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed March 2, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I decided to try this restaurant on the recommendation of a friend. My husband was pleased with his vegetarian entree but my Chile Verde was tasteless and bland. The presentation was nonexistent. Everything in my plate was brown. There was no effort...More

Thank Carol T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 126 S Winstead Ave, Rocky Mount, NC 27804-3419
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Rocky Mount
  • Phone Number: +1 252-451-0808
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