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Javier's Cuisine

2011 Lathrop Ave, Racine, Racine, WI 53405
262-598-9242
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Ranked #3 of 209 Restaurants in Racine
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: Mexican, Fusion
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Dessert
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English first
Racine, Wisconsin
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

I love Javier's. If anyone in the group wants Mexican food, this is the place to go! The chips and salsa are food. They serve gluten-free. Great family-run restaurant.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Good margaritas, yummy fish tacos and excellent fajitas! All around very pleasant service and an adorable young hostess.

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Northbrook, Illinois
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We were in Racine, visiting from Chicago, for the day, and wanted to go out to dinner. When we arrived at our first choice it was closed due to a private party. We saw a policeman by the door of the restaurant and we asked him for a recommendation. He told us about a Mexican restaurant named Javier's and how... More

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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23 reviews 23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

The pick three was very, very good. I selected shredded beef enchilada, chicken chimichunga and shredded beef burrito. All three were outstanding and filled with lots of meat. Also, the margaritas were good and the salsa fresh and tasty.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Very good dinner with family friendly prices. Excellent deserts as well. Much larger facility than their original shop.

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Racine, Wisconsin
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Thoroughly enjoyed our meal here tonight. The chips were hot and fresh and the salsa was good too. If you like spicy, ask for the green tomatillo salsa, otherwise they only bring the mild out for the gringos. The steak a la mexi was spicy as requested but with real fresh flavor, not just heat. Steak tacos were delicious as... More

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Racine, Wisconsin
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Just celebrated my 75th birthday with a wonderful family gathering at Javier's and what a great experience. They went out of their way to make it a special occasion with a beautiful table and party center piece. Everyone went home feeling so well fed and the atmosphere was so inviting. Yes, the food.....oh so good. My vote for the very... More

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Racine, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

I enjoy Javier's routinely, but for my mother's 75th birthday, they went out of their way to make it special for us! I called ahead and they decorated the table and put a bouquet of balloons out for my mother to feel special. The service was wonderful (Nancy is the BEST!) and the food was awesome (as usual). I will... More

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Racine
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Great food, friendly service, the best specials around!!! My husband always gets the special and has never been disappointed. Best Mexican food in Racine!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Javier's is one of my favorite restaurants when I visit Racine, and one of my favorite Mexican restaurants anywhere. Javier has created an awesome Gluten Free menu that is one of the best I've seen yet. Soooo many choices. I was in heaven! I have several allergies, and Javier was more than willing to customize a meal for me that... More

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