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Javelina Cantina

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Latin
671 State Route 179, Hillside Shopping Center, Sedona, AZ 86336-6121
+1 928-282-1313
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“fajitas” (214 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (138 reviews)
“taco” (61 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
671 State Route 179, Hillside Shopping Center, Sedona, AZ 86336-6121
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Reviewed today

We always have great meals and drinks at the Javelina Cantina and that is why we go back. The chicken fajitas and the house margaritas are outstanding.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank johnwY8305UO
Reviewed yesterday

We were in Sedona for a couple of nights and chose this restaurant one night looking for Mexican. It's a really nice place, lots of people socializing. The service was impeccable. The quantities of food were very generous, but we found it to be a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank billcD23NJ
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While vacationing in beautiful Sedona, AZ with friends we all had a craving for Mexican food. After reading the reviews, we decided to visit the Javalina Cantina in the Hillside Shopping Center. The restaurant was recently remodeled in a very pleasing modern style which reflected...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ed P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

restaurant was very attractive, service very attentive and quickly responded to requests. the food was very good with satisfying portions...everyone took home food. definitely would go there again can do reservations. the only thing, if you like a good choice of beer the selection is...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank terih739
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant was rated highly and we checked it out becasue of its rating. The ambiance is authentic and views are specatular facing the giant red rocks. Unfortunately due to the amount of pane glass in the restaurant it was also quite noisy. The amount...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank latebecomesearly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful facility...love the color scheme...very nice ambiance both inside and on the patio overlooking the scenic byway. We visited on October 10, 2018 after hiking the Courthouse Butte Loop. We had the Nachos Grande with Steak...we're nacho fanatics, and these were special...gobs of steak where...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank W4837GYjamesp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I were looking for something to eat after a Pink Jeep 4-wheel offroad tour. Mexican sounded nice, and we found the Javelina nearby, Daniel greeted us and was one of the friendliest and most enthusiastic servers we've encountered. I ordered a trio...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Glenn D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been coming here for years! We love sitting at the bar and enjoying some food drinks, food and football!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank turbolisa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We started out as a group of 5; however more friends arrived and we became a group of 7. It was a very busy night at the restaurant, and we didn't have reservations. A friendly hostess accommodated us and allowed us to move after our...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank misssunbeamlv
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for a casual lunch and were very impressed. The fajitas were fabulous and the portion for two was more than we could eat. We have been before and will come again. Very good!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank vadavisockis
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Questions & Answers
Mamie B
October 8, 2018|
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Response from LMDJWD | Reviewed this property |
Called ahead to make reservations. Parking lot can get full as the night goes on.
October 17, 2017|
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Response from sight80 | Reviewed this property |
I didn't order it but saw it served, looked like everything but the kitchen sink. I believe you can pick your protein either beef or chicken. It was piled high.
Jessica G
May 15, 2017|
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Response from Sally T | Reviewed this property |
Oops, sorry this was posted so long ago. Happy Hour in bar ONLY but children are allowed in bar area at the tables, just not up at the actual bar itself.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 671 State Route 179, Hillside Shopping Center, Sedona, AZ 86336-6121
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Sedona
  • Phone Number: +1 928-282-1313
  • E-mail
Javelina Cantina is located in the Hillside Shopping Center. We offer traditional Sonoran Mexican cuisine. All of our food is housemade fresh daily and cooked to order, using the finest and freshest ingredients available. We offer indoor and outdoor patio dining with spectacular views of Sedona whether you're seated inside or out. Happy hour is from 3:00 to 6:00 daily. Please join us for Sedona's finest Mexican Cuisine. Visit us near sunset and you just might get a show, we usually see Javelina's on the north side of the restaurant around sunset.
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