Find Mexican Food Near Highland Park, NJ

Uncle Julio's near Highland Park is the 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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Uncle Julio's: Not Your Average Tex Mex Restaurant Near Highland Park

Searching for the best Mexican food near Highland Park, NJ? At Uncle Julio's, we're confident that only passion has the power to turn a great dining experience into a memorable one. That's why we make sure that when you dine with us near Highland Park every last nibble and sip is bursting with flavor. Our commitment to serving the best Mexican food near Highland Park is at the forefront of our process, from sourcing every ingredient to making sure that our guests leave having had an incredible experience.

We start by designing original yet authentic recipes that combine traditional flavors with unexpected flavors. Details matter, and that's why each 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. Each tender cut of our fresh seafood and farm-raised pork, chicken, and beef are carefully hand-trimmed and marinated before they're mesquite-fired to juicy perfection.

We use only simple simple, fresh ingredients and the finest authentic tequilas to mix in our craft margaritas near Highland Park. You'll love every single bite of our fresh tortillas, tamales, salsas, desserts, and delectable sauces that are all made fresh in-house daily at your local Highland Park-area Uncle Julio's.

Experience Quality Service and Fine Mexican Food Near Highland Park, NJ

Our focus on detail extends well beyond our menu offerings. Though we're famed for made-from-scratch Mexican cuisine, Highland Park chooses to gather at Uncle Julio's to experience not only good Mexican food near Highland Park, but also top-notch service and a welcoming atmosphere. Every Uncle Julio's location has been designed to incorporate open kitchens and stylish rustic-modern decor inspired by Mexican architecture and art.

Want to drink and dine in an open air setting near Highland Park, NJ? Soak in the perfect combination of fresh ingredients and fresh air when you dine-in on our gorgeous patios.

Begin with Tasty Mexican Appetizers Near Highland Park, NJ

Your Uncle Julio's dining experience starts off with a variety of shareable appetizers. Exchange stories between bites of our homemade guacamole or sweet but spicy bacon wrapped honey habanero shrimp. Our cheesy quesadillas are created with fresh tortillas packed with melt-in-your-mouth Monterey Jack cheese, mesquite grilled chicken or beef, seasoned pulled chicken, or grilled veggies.

Uncle Julio's made-to-order guacamole has your table create a customizable combination of jalapenos, tomatoes, onions, cilantro, and Hass avocados, which is then served in a traditional Molcajete. Need something to split with the table? Our Queso Blanco spiced with jalapenos and New Mexican hatch chiles is a sure favorite.

Lunch or Dinner Near Highland Park, NJ: Uncle Julio's is Your Spot for Authentic Mexican Food

Be careful not to fill up apps and chips — leave room for our famous fajitas or Tex-Mex classics! Whether you go with filet mignon or carnitas, Uncle Julios' famous fajitas are perfectly seasoned and use prime cuts of hand-trimmed, grain-fed meats and crisp hand-chopped vegetables. Uncle Julios' Tex-Mex classics are familiar but elevated Mexican dishes — like baked enchiladas and soft or crispy tacos — as well as exquisite traditional Mexican dishes like 21-day aged house-marinated Carne Asada and our Fresca Shrimp Salad.

And don't worry — Uncle Julio's is also a kid-friendly restaurant near Highland Park. We've got small portions perfectly suited for your child's palate! From our Kidsadillas to chicken fingers or kid-sized chicken fajitas, there's a meal on our menu for even the pickiest of eaters.

Make Every Day a Fiesta with Authentic Mexican Drinks and Dessert Near Highland Park, NJ

Take your Uncle Julio's celebration to the next level with our famous desserts and drinks! Unwind with one of our signature margaritas. Whether you're in the mood for something fruity, spicy, frozen, or on the rocks, we're confident you'll be able to find a cool craft margarita that satisfies your taste buds. Every perfectly chilled glass of our famous Sangria Swirl margarita will have you daydreaming of the beach. Plus, remember to ask about this month's margarita specials which feature fresh, muddled seasonal fruit, St. Germain, and Lunazul tequila.

Dig into something sweet and create a long-lasting memory with the Chocolate Pinata — our one-of-a-kind, signature dessert! Our Chocolate Pinata is a smashing good time featuring a suspended dark chocolate pinata full of toasted mini churros and fresh seasonal fruits. Plus, you'll also enjoy homemade whipped cream and chocolate sauce for dipping. Cracking open your own Chocolate Pinata is a perfect finale for any event or celebration. In the mood for something on the traditional side? Enjoy our made-from-scratch traditional Mexican desserts like churros with house-made chocolate sauce and sopapillas tossed in cinnamon sugar.

Get Delivery and Mexican Food To-Go Near Highland Park, NJ

We make it easy to have the Uncle Julio's Tex-Mex restaurant experience from the comfort of your home! Order Mexican food on our website, call us, or drive up to order Mexican takeout near Highland Park, NJ. Our easy to use visual menu and online ordering system makes it easy to carryout hot and fresh authentic Mexican food near Highland Park, NJ. Or, see if your nearby Uncle Julio's location offers Mexican food delivery.

Placing an order for four or more? You can quiet your group of 4-6's appetite with two full pounds of our made-in-house chips! Make your very own nachos with our tasty queso, fresh guacamole, salsa, pico de gallo, sour cream, fresh and pickled jalapenos, beans, sauteed chicken, and ground beef.

Other sharable group favorites include our Fajitas for Four, Tacos for Four, or Enchiladas for Four. Each of our group entrees comes with your choice of guacamole or queso and fresh salsa and chips. Your meal is complemented by a side of beans and Mexican rice. Save space for dessert — all of our Family Meals for 4 entrees come with a dozen sugar and cinnamon churros to provide that little something sweet!

Satisfy Your Group's Cravings with Mexican Catering Near Highland Park, NJ

Your local Uncle Julio's is the perfect choice for Mexican catering near Highland Park, NJ. When you're looking for catering for a business conference, wedding, or you want to bring Uncle Julio's to you, we have fresh appetizers and entrees sure to impress all of your attendees. Visit us online to read more about our Express Service and Full Service options, and send an email to mailto:catering@unclejulios.com so that we can determine your specific catering needs.