Javelina

 

119 E. 18th St.

Mexican $$

OpenTable 30 days in advance

Walk-ins with texting

What to order: yellow queso, puffy pork tacos, avocado margarita

Personally, my favorite taco + marg spot in the city with real Tex-Mex queso.  They take reservations, but you can also put your name in and grab a drink at the bar. Happy hour specials are ideal. 

 Habanero peach and avocado margaritas

Habanero peach and avocado margaritas

 Puffy pork and fried fish taco

Puffy pork and fried fish taco