We're Not Your Average Skokie Tex Mex Restaurant
Searching for the best Mexican food near me in 60077? At Skokie Uncle Julio's, we're confident that only passion can transform a good dining experience into a memorable one. That's why we make sure that when you dine with us in Skokie each and every nibble and sip is ripe with flavor. Our commitment to serving the best Mexican food in Skokie is apparent throughout our process, from hand-picking every ingredient to making sure that our guests leave having had an exceptional experience.
We start by creating original yet authentic recipes that fuse traditional flavors with something a little different. Details matter, and therefore every one of our dishes calls for only fresh, high quality ingredients.
Our partners carefully select our produce by hand, including vibrant, flavorful peppers, vine-ripe tomatoes, and gorgeous Hass avocados. All of our tender cuts of fresh seafood and farm-raised chicken, beef, and pork are carefully hand-trimmed and marinated before they're perfectly mesquite-fired.
We use only simple simple, fresh ingredients and high-quality authentic tequilas to mix in our craft margaritas in Skokie. You'll enjoy each bite of our house-made tamales, tortillas, salsas, desserts, and delectable sauces which are all made from scratch daily at your Skokie Uncle Julio's.
Enjoy Top-Notch Service and Quality Tex-Mex Near Me in 60077
Our attention to detail extends past our menu offerings. Though we're known for made-from-scratch Mexican food, Skokie families, friends, and colleagues meet at Uncle Julio's to experience not just good Mexican food in Skokie, but also attentive service and a pleasant atmosphere. Each Uncle Julio's location has been carefully planned to incorporate polished rustic-modern decor inspired by Mexican art and architecture and open kitchens.
Looking to dine and drink in an open air setting in 60077? Soak in the perfect combination of fresh air and fresh ingredients when you dine on our beautiful patios.
Begin with Tasty Mexican Appetizers in 60077
The Uncle Julio's experience begins with a variety of shareable appetizers. Exchange laughs between bites of our made in-house guacamole or spicy but sweet bacon-wrapped honey habanero shrimp. Our delicious quesadillas in Skokie are created with house-made tortillas filled with melt-in-your-mouth Monterey Jack cheese, grilled veggies, perfectly-seasoned, sauteed pulled chicken, or mesquite grilled chicken or beef.
Our made-to-order guacamole in Skokie has your table create a customizable combination of jalapenos, tomatoes, onions, cilantro, and Hass avocados, then served in a traditional Molcajete. Need something everyone will dig into? Our Queso Blanco with New Mexican hatch chiles and jalapenos is sure to impress.
Uncle Julio's is Ideal for Lunch or Dinner in 60077
Be careful not to fill up apps and chips — save space for our famous fajitas or Tex-Mex classics! Whether you choose carnitas or filet mignon, Uncle Julios' famous fajitas are perfectly seasoned and boast only the best cuts of hand-trimmed, grain-fed meats and crisp hand-chopped vegetables. Our Tex-Mex classics are elevated but familiar favorites — like baked enchiladas and soft or crispy tacos — plus refined traditional Mexican dishes like our Fresca Shrimp Salad and 21-day aged Carne Asada.
And don't worry — we're a kid-friendly restaurant in Skokie, too. We have smaller portions fit for your child's taste buds. From chicken fingers to Kidsadillas and kid-sized chicken fajitas, there's a dish on our menu for even your choosiest eater.
Celebrate with Authentic Mexican Desserts and Margaritas in 60077
Take your Uncle Julio's celebration to the next level with our famous desserts and drinks! Chill out with one of our signature margaritas. If you want something spicy, fruity, on the rocks, or frozen, you're sure to select a cool craft margarita that suits your tastes. Each fruity sip of our famous Sangria Swirl margarita will transport you to your own personal oasis. Plus, don't forget to check out this month's margarita specials which feature fresh, muddled seasonal fruit, St. Germain, and Lunazul tequila.
Get your sugar fix and create a long-lasting memory with our one-of-a-kind signature dessert — the Chocolate Pinata! The Chocolate Pinata features a hanging dark chocolate pinata stuffed with cinnamon-sugar mini churros and fresh fruit. Plus, it's served with house-made chocolate sauce and whipped cream to plunk them into Busting open your own Chocolate Pinata is the perfect end cap for any event or celebration. In the mood for a more traditional dessert? Order one of our made-in-house traditional Mexican desserts like churros with house-made chocolate sauce and sopapillas tossed in cinnamon sugar.
Get Delivery and Mexican Food To-Go Near Me in 60077
We make it easy to have the Uncle Julio's Tex-Mex restaurant experience in your own Skokie home! Order Mexican food via our website, call us, or simply drive up to order Mexican takeout in 60077. Our easy to use online ordering system features a visual menu that makes it easy to carryout delicious authentic Mexican food in 60077. Many Uncle Julio's locations also offer Mexican food delivery.
Placing an order for the whole family? You can quiet your group of 4-6's appetite with two full pounds of our crisp homemade chips! Make your own nachos with our tasty sauteed chicken, ground beef, queso, guacamole, pico de gallo, salsa, beans, sour cream, and pickled and fresh jalapenos.
Other sharable options include our Fajitas for Four, Tacos for Four, or Enchiladas for Four. Every one of our group entrees is served with fresh chips, salsa, and your choice of delicious queso or guacamole. Your meal is complemented by fresh Mexican rice and beans on the side. And, don't forget to save room for dessert — all of our Family Meals for 4 entrees come with a dozen fresh cinnamon-sugar coated churros to provide that little something sweet!
Bring Uncle Julio's to Your Event with Mexican Catering in 60077
Uncle Julio’s proudly offers Mexican catering in 60077. Whether you're catering for a business event, a wedding, or you want to bring the fiesta home with you, we'll serve up delicious appetizers and entrees that'll be a hit with your attendees. Check out our website to read more about our Express Service and Full Service options, and email us at firstname.lastname@example.org so that we can determine your specific catering needs.