Javelina is one of the very few "pub grub" locations anywhere in the vicinity of Rainey Street. The menu focuses on burgers and tacos almost exclusively, but you can get a hummus plate or the house special Javelina Eggs (with pork sausage and chipotle aoli) as starters. There's even a few salads if you're really in need.
Regulars tend to come back for the green chile pork cheese fries, however, paired with anything off the menu of craft beers. Specials include Taco and Tequila Tuesday and $3 mimosa pints along with cheap breakfast sliders on Sundays.
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