Uncle Julio's - Allen
Uncle Julio’s menu also includes Tex-Mex classics such as tacos, enchiladas & tamales all with a selection of sauces made daily. Insider tip: order the tableside guacamole. It’s prepared for you at your table; if you like it spicy kick it up a notch with fresh chopped jalapenos.
Uncle Julio’s has a vast drink selection. Try our fresh margarita of the day, made to order with fresh fruit. If you prefer a frozen drink then the Swirl is definitely the perfect choice. The Swirl is frozen sangria & frozen margarita layered together dating back to 1987.
For reservations, please allow up to 15 minutes for us to prepare your table.
Had a terrible experience at this restaurant! We made a reservation for 7:15 and were still not sat at a table at 8:00. We asked several times if our table was ready and were finally escorted to our table after 8:00. The table was filthy and has water all over the floor. They said they would clean it up, again we waited. When we were taken back to the table a second time, it was STILL dirty and the water had not been cleaned up! We left and went to a family owned Mexican restaurant and had a great dinner! We will NEVER come to Uncle Julio’s again! Highly recommend Cheppas Mexican restaurant in Allen!!
Our food was amazing. We only went for the chocolate pinata and loved everything we ate. It was very loud and warm, the fire was blazing, the whole time we were there. And despite making a reservation we still waited more than 20 minutes to be seated. After being seated our very busy waiter took a while to get our drink orders but once we got our drinks and food we enjoyed it. And the chocolate pinata we had for dessert was more than outstanding and my daughter loved it!
Got our table on time. Service was a bit slow and drinks took forever to arrive. It was also extremely hot in the dining area. Food was excellent as always!
Pete was very attentive server. Hot food arrived together for party of 4. Great quality food choices
Had to wait 25 mins despite having booked a table. Food was ok.
It’s been awhile since we have been to Uncle Julio’s and we were not disappointed! It’s more expensive than say on the border or some of the other chain Tex mex places, but you get what you pay for! The food was exceptional and the drinks were delicious! The only very small complaint I have is that it is very noisy, so I would suggest NOT going there if you’re looking for a nice date night with conversation.
We got there before the dinner rush but our food still came out barely warm. Not sure why it couldn’t be hotter with no time constraint to getting it out to us. Our server was ok. Only saw her twice. No water refill. ??? She was nice enough, quiet, just not very attentive.
Do not order queso. It was very salty and somehow delayed getting our food by 30 minutes. Add to that it was the worst service we've had in over a year. No actually many years. And this is after we nicely mentioned something to our waitress.
Enjoyed our evening and we had a great waiter named Pete
Christmas Eve dinner. I felt sorry for those working. They were all happy and great service
Hostess had a very poor demeanor. Even with a reservation was made to wait for a table, others who did not have a reservation were given tables — what’s the point of making a reservation? Host was not helpful at all, not a good way of starting my experience.
Server killed it! Great service from him!
Uncle Julio’s does not abide by scheduled reservations. Be prepared to wait even if you book on OT 😏
Our experience was terrible. We waited over an hour WITH a reservation. We had to speak to management to finally get a table. Our server was slow and forgot many items. The hostesses were very young and inexperienced with their job and had poor people skills. We would have left if it wasn’t for the fact my daughter chose to go there for her bday. We will not be returning!!
Awesome waiter, outstanding service, food was delightful!
Really good Mexican dining. Large portions,friendly staff.
The server was slow to greet us, take drink orders, and serve chips/salsa. Once our order was taken, her service was sufficient but nothing special. Tacos and fajitas were delish and we love the salsa, though the chips were quite greasy tonight. Overall, we had a good experience and will be back.
Went last Sunday morning at 11am. Place was empty with exception of 3 tables that were full.. we were seated on top of 2 if the full tables when we could have been seated where we had el bbn ow room from other customers.
We waited 10 min.. NOT one single waiter came to our table to ask for drinks, our order or to even say sorry for taking so long. 3 waiters had walked past us and 2 of the waiters even stopped at the 2 tables that we were right next to.
We got up and left and before we walked out the door I told the manager our experience. He offered to make it right, but it was too late by then. We hope someone got their butt chewed and hope it doesnt happen again. Dont think we'll be back.
Fun time and I will be back again
We love the chocolate pinata. It's become a birthday tradition!
would’ve been perfect if our waitress had better customer service. She brought lime back and placed it on my phone. Smh. She needs to smile more. But she was nice. Just needs practice with customer service.
Uncle Julio's NEVER disappoints! Great food and atmosphere.
We had a reservation but it took 20 minutes to get us seated and our server struggled with our order on several occasions from drinks to main courses without any apology or concern. We will probably not be returning to this location.
We love Uncle Julio's. The best Tex-Mex around. The service is always great and the food always correct and wonderful.
We received great service. Our server anticipated our needs before we asked. The food was prepared as requested and was served hot.
Average overall. They do have good queso and margaritas.
Food was great. The building has seen better days. Definitely an older location. But overall good experience.
There was food all over under the table right when we were seated. Food was over salty. We left gifts with the hostess and when we asked our server to bring to our table he completely forgot. Service was slow and inattentive. Will not go back to this location.
Our experience at Uncle Julio’s was great. The wait was minimum since we made a reservation. Our server was great, and very knowledagle.
As usual Uncle Julio's is awesome. The food was fantastic, our server was great as well as the floor manager was great checking to see if== how our evening was going. Top notch all the way around!
So crowded and ridiculously loud in the restaurant! I made a reservation but we still had to wait 15 minutes to be seated. The food is really good! The salsa is very good. Love the fajitas and enchiladas!! But the noise level makes it impossible to talk.
It was fine. $70 for queso a salad entree and 3 drinks. The waiter spilled a drink on my husband and didn’t say a word.
Birthday but they don’t do anything special for birthdays.
waiter was so friendly and always had our drinks refilled. Didn’t wait long for food either.
My wife and I went on a date. For the money we expect better service.
Food was Excellent! Everything we had was great.
We absolutely love Uncle Julio's! The cocktails are awesome, the tables side guacamole is AMAZING! Great food and staff.
Great Service!!Excellent Food!! Will go again!
It was so fast and so good!!! 10/10 reccomend it and super good for a birthday
Typically love Uncle Julio’s and maybe my frustration should be placed elsewhere but when there is a crying baby and the family isn’t doing anything about it, I expect mgmt to step in for the sake of all other patrons that are willing to spend that kind of money on a Mexican meal. I hope I’m not the only one to complain as there were about 30 of is about to come unhinged...especially when grandma pushed the child against the wall, away from the family. It was a sad situation but I’m sure grandma and grandpa just wanted to enjoy their margaritas and not lay claim to the crying child. It was just awful. We typically dine and stay for a few extra drinks. Not this time. We were out of there, only spending half of our normal tab, if that. Won’t be going back there anytime soon.