Find Mexican Food Near Me in Gaithersburg, MD

Uncle Julio's is Gaithersburg's go-to spot for fresh, authentic Mexican cuisine. From appetizers to fajitas to desserts and drinks, we use only the best ingredients to ensure you'll enjoy every bite whether you dine-in, carry out, or place an order for delivery.

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We're Not Your Average Gaithersburg Tex Mex Restaurant

Looking for the best Mexican food near me in Gaithersburg, MD? At Gaithersburg Uncle Julio's, we believe that passion can turn a good dining experience into an unforgettable one. That's why we make sure that when you dine with us in Gaithersburg every last nibble and sip is ripe with flavor. Our mission to create the best Mexican food in Gaithersburg is at the forefront of our process, from hand-picking every ingredient to making sure that our guests leave having had an incredible experience.

Uncle Julio's process begins by designing innovative yet true-to-their-roots recipes that fuse traditional ingredients with unexpected flavors. Details matter, which is why every one of our dishes incorporates only the finest, freshest ingredients.

Our partners carefully hand-select our produce, including gorgeous Hass avocados, vibrant, flavorful peppers, and vine-ripe tomatoes. Every tender cut of our fresh seafood and farm-raised pork, chicken, and beef are trimmed and marinated by hand before being perfectly mesquite-fired.

We use only simple simple, fresh ingredients and the finest authentic tequilas to mix in our craft margaritas in Gaithersburg. You'll savor every bite of our house-made salsas, tortillas, tamales, desserts, and delectable sauces which are all made fresh in-house daily at your nearby Gaithersburg Uncle Julio's.

Enjoy Stellar Service and Fine Mexican Food Near Me in Gaithersburg, MD

Our attention to detail extends past our menu offerings. Even though we're best known for creating your made-from-scratch Mexican favorites, Gaithersburg chooses to meet at Uncle Julio's to enjoy not only good Mexican food in Gaithersburg, but also top-notch service and a welcoming 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 outdoors in Gaithersburg, MD? Experience the perfect combination of fresh ingredients and fresh air when you join us for lunch or dinner on our beautiful patios.

Begin with Tasty Mexican Appetizers in Gaithersburg, MD

Your Uncle Julio's dining experience starts off with delectable, shareable appetizers. Swap stories as you snack on our homemade guacamole or sweet but spicy bacon wrapped honey habanero shrimp. Our delicious quesadillas in Gaithersburg are created with house-made tortillas filled with gooey melted Monterey Jack cheese, mesquite grilled chicken or beef, seasoned pulled chicken, or grilled veggies.

Our made-to-order guacamole in Gaithersburg allows your group to make a custom guacamole blend including tomatoes, onions, cilantro, jalapenos and Hass avocados, then served in a traditional Molcajete. Need something to split with the table? An order of rich Queso Blanco spiced with jalapenos and New Mexican hatch chiles is a sure favorite.

Uncle Julio's is Ideal for Lunch or Dinner in Gaithersburg, MD

Be careful not to fill up chips and apps — leave space for our Tex-Mex classics or famous fajitas! From filet mignon to carnitas, you'll find our famous fajitas are seasoned to perfection and boast prime cuts of hand-trimmed, grain-fed meats and flavorful hand-chopped vegetables. Uncle Julios' Tex-Mex classics are familiar but elevated dishes — like baked enchiladas and soft or crispy tacos — and refined traditional Mexican dishes like 21-day aged house-marinated Carne Asada and our Fresca Shrimp Salad.

But don't stress — we're a kid-friendly restaurant in Gaithersburg, too. Our menu has smaller portions fit for your child's taste buds. From our Kidsadillas to chicken fingers or kid-sized chicken fajitas, there's something on our menu for even the pickiest of eaters.

It's a Party with Authentic Mexican Drinks and Desserts in Gaithersburg, MD

Take your Uncle Julio's celebration to the next level with our famous drinks and desserts! Chill out with one of our signature margaritas. If you're craving something spicy, fruity, on the rocks, or frozen, we're confident you'll be able to find a cool craft margarita that satisfies your taste buds. Each fruity sip of our famous Sangria Swirl margarita will transport you to your own personal oasis. Plus, don't forget to ask about this month's margarita specials which feature fresh, muddled seasonal fruit, St. Germain, and Lunazul tequila.

Satisfy your sweet tooth and create lasting memories with the Chocolate Pinata — our one-of-a-kind, signature dessert! This unique dessert is a smashing good time featuring a hanging dark chocolate pinata filled with fresh seasonal fruits and toasted mini churros. Plus, it's accompanied by house-made chocolate sauce and whipped cream to plunk them into Smashing open your own Chocolate Pinata is the perfect finale for any event or celebration. Want something on the traditional side? Order one of our made-from-scratch traditional Mexican desserts sopapillas tossed in cinnamon sugar or churros and house-made chocolate sauce.

Get Delivery and Mexican Food To-Go Near Me in Gaithersburg, MD

You can have the Uncle Julio's Tex-Mex restaurant experience in your own home! Order your favorite dishes via our website, call us, or drive up to order Mexican takeout in Gaithersburg, MD. Our quick and simple online ordering process featuring a visual menu ensure it's easy to get hot and fresh authentic Mexican food in Gaithersburg, MD. Or, see if your nearby Uncle Julio's location offers Mexican food delivery.

Ordering for a group? You can quiet your group of 4-6's appetite with two pounds of our made-in-house tortilla chips! Make nachos your way with our fresh sauteed chicken, ground beef, queso, guacamole, pico de gallo, salsa, beans, sour cream, and pickled and fresh jalapenos.

Other sharable options include our Tacos for Four, Enchiladas for Four, or Fajitas for Four. Every one of our group entrees comes 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. Make room for something sweet — every Family Meals for 4 entree comes with twelve fresh cinnamon-sugar coated churros for that extra something sweet!

Bring Uncle Julio's to Your Event with Mexican Catering in Gaithersburg, MD

Your local Uncle Julio's proudly offers Mexican catering in Gaithersburg, MD. Whether you're catering for a business conference, wedding, or you'd like to bring Uncle Julio's to you, we'll provide savory appetizers and entrees sure to impress all of your attendees. Visit us online to find out more about our Full Service and Express Service options, and send us an email at mailto:catering@unclejulios.com to discuss your specific catering needs.

Locations Nearby

Uncle Julio's Gaithersburg
231 Rio Boulevard
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Get Directions (240) 632-2150
Hours:
Sun-Thu:
11:00 am to 10:00 pm
Fri-Sat:
11:00 am to 11:00 pm
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