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Javier's Sabor Mexicano

8 W Miner St, Arlington Heights, IL 60004-5916
+1 847-255-7075
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good30%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“fajitas” (8 reviews)
“chile relleno” (3 reviews)
“flan” (2 reviews)
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8 W Miner St, Arlington Heights, IL 60004-5916
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

I was not impressed with this place at all. The food was average and so was the service. The carne asada at Tapalpa in Elk Grove is much better. In fact everything at Tapalpa is much better than Javier's...just take a drive down Arlington Heights...More

Thank Kapanda
Reviewed 3 January 2018

n my opinion the food was not that good. I have had much better. I had a chicken enchilada which the chicken was slimy like it was canned. The rice had too much tomato sauce. The food just was not that good. Also, there is...More

Thank rhinay
Reviewed 23 December 2017

All three Mexican restaurants in downtown Arlington Heights are good, but Javier's is where you want to go with a family. Read the menu or ask if hot or spicy sauces/dips not your thing. Traffic pattern for outdoor dining now allows commuters getting off the...More

Thank hammerlrh
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for Tex Mex, look no further than Javier's. The menu is outstanding with strong recommendations for the beef enchilada, flautas, chimichanga.

Thank Keith C
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Wonderful drinks and dinner. Quick service but not rushed. Will be going back again soon. Sangria margarita was the best!

1  Thank snooper710
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

The food was just ok. The service was just ok. I don't plan on going back. The busboy basically was hovering over me taking things off the table before I was finished. The restaurant had plenty of empty tables.

Thank ChicagoAlexis
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

My daughter wanted Mexican food for her 28th bday, so I did some research and decided on this place. It was Sunday & we had reservations for 545p (party of 5). Though it was pretty busy we were seated right away, the waiter took forever...More

Thank Liane M
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

The large menu covers all the standard Mexican dishes, very well done. I love mole, and their three options are all good. The chicken in mole sauce is delicious, with lots of delicious, moist chicken. You get your choice of 2 sides ( I'd pass...More

1  Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Good food sometimes servers do not understand English to well. Seem to get Frustrated. Drinks are pretty good not the besr😟food is always fresh . You can sit outside or a room that is partially open . Very cozy atmosphere 😊

Thank Claudia R
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We happened to be watching my two older grandkids and they suggested that we go for Mexican food. We decided on Javier's Sabor Mexicano which is on the Corner of Dunton & Miner St. in downtown Arlington Heights. We were seated quickly. Their outdoor seating...More

Thank Allen21096
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 W Miner St, Arlington Heights, IL 60004-5916 (Formerly La Chicanita Mexican Restaurant)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Arlington Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 847-255-7075
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