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Javelina Cantina

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$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
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1420 McCulloch Blvd N, Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403-0858
+1 928-855-8226
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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La Mirada, California
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76 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stopped in again at the Javelina Cantina. This time on a Sunday late afternoon. The wait staff is great. We wanted to sit and enjoy the view and have a cocktail or two and they didn't have any issues with us doing so whatsoever. They were very pleasant. We were asked occasionally if we were ready for another or... More 

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Thank sleepowers
Oxford, Alabama
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106 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed at Heat Hotel and this was just a walk across the parking lot. On a Friday night there were people waiting for tables. We waited about 15 minutes and was surprised when we were seated how many empty tables there were. That was not cool in my book. The food was decent and the service so-so. We didn't... More 

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Thank dash00
Minneapolis
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37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We stopped in for drinks and queso. The huckleberry margarita was very tasty and refreshing. Didn't end up having queso but the chips and salsa were good.

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Thank wintertraveler64
Phoenix, Arizona
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I had the fajitas which was excellent ....Husband had cheese enchiladas, taco and in his opinion the best tamale he has eaten in a long time.

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Thank Pat C
Windsor, Canada
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157 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 445 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm sure it wasn't typical but our experience was not good on the day we dined. The food was delicious but service painfully slow. Our server seemed to abandon us for long periods of time. well over 30 minutes to get our food while others around us who arrived after were eating. Once we had our food nobody came back... More 

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Thank ronnyber
Sammamish, Washington
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32 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great service and dog friendly with a great view. Fajitas were great! There are about 6 tables for us pooch people and they gave lots of ice water to pooches.

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Thank faceitann
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My parents are in town so we drove down to Havasu for the day. Chose Javelina Cantina for lunch and we cannot complain. The have burgers for kids (which made my two youngest happy) and the adults all ate some very good Mexican! I had the Mahi taco's .... delicious! The have a deck to sit out on but a... More 

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Thank Amy L
Jeffersonville, Indiana
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wife and I had dinner at this restaurant. Everything tasted great and the service was outstanding. Outside seating has a great view of the bridge

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Thank Allen R
Venice, Florida
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We lunched during a day at Lake Havasu City. The taco salad was very good, the "hot" salsa VERY hot and good but the catfish relleno was disappointing. FAR too much breading which as a consequence smothered the catfish. The "featured" margarita was the same price as any other day; not sure what featured meant. Waitress was new but interested... More 

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Thank bst34285
Centennial
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291 reviews
211 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Okay, our main motivation was that one dollar taco night Wednesday was booked and we had it in our heads to eat there, so we went the next night. We did the two and three item combos, chile relleno (not fried crispy, very unusual), enchiladas, tostadas and burrito, all very flavorful. What wasn't flavorful and was even bland was the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1420 McCulloch Blvd N, Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403-0858
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Lake Havasu City
  • Phone Number: +1 928-855-8226
Description
Javelina Cantina is Lake Havasu's number one destination for authentic Sonoran style Mexican food. With our amazing scenic view of the London Bridge you can enjoy dinner outside on our patio. Take advantage of our weekly specials and don't forget to stop in our world class Tequila Bar where we feature a new Tequila each month out of hundreds to choose from!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?