Uncle Julio's on Renaissa Ce Pkwy: Not Your Average Tex Mex Restaurant
Searching for the best Mexican food near me in Durham, NC? At Uncle Julio's on Renaissa Ce Pkwy, we believe that only passion has the power to turn a great dining experience into an unforgettable one. That's why we make sure that when you dine with us in Durham each and every taste and sip is filled with unparalleled flavor. Our mission to create the best Mexican food on Renaissa Ce Pkwy is apparent throughout our process, from selecting our ingredients to providing our guests with an exceptional experience.
We begin by designing innovative yet authentic recipes that combine traditional ingredients with unexpected flavors. Every detail counts, and that's why every one of our dishes includes ingredients of the highest-quality.
Our partners carefully select our produce by hand, including vine-ripe tomatoes, vibrant, flavorful peppers, and gorgeous Hass avocados. All of our tender cuts of fresh seafood and farm-raised chicken, pork, and beef are trimmed and marinated by hand before being mesquite-fired to perfection.
We only use simple, fresh ingredients and high-quality authentic tequilas to mix in our craft margaritas in Durham. You'll enjoy every single bite of our fresh salsas, tortillas, tamales, desserts, and rich sauces that are made fresh in-house daily at Uncle Julio's on Renaissa Ce Pkwy.
Enjoy Top-Notch Service and Quality Tex-Mex on Renaissa Ce Pkwy
Our attention to detail extends past our menu offerings. Even though we're famed for made-from-scratch Mexican food, Durham chooses to gather at Uncle Julio's to enjoy not just good Mexican food in Durham, but also attentive service and a welcoming atmosphere. Each Uncle Julio's location has been carefully planned to incorporate open kitchens and stylish rustic-modern decor inspired by Mexican architecture and art.
Want to drink and dine alfresco on Renaissa Ce Pkwy? Soak in the delightful combination of fresh air and fresh ingredients when you dine on one of our beautiful patios.
Begin with Tasty Mexican Appetizers on Renaissa Ce Pkwy
Your Uncle Julio's dining experience starts off with delectable, shareable appetizers. Exchange laughs between bites of our homemade guacamole or spicy but sweet bacon-wrapped honey habanero shrimp. Our delicious quesadillas in Durham include homemade tortillas stuffed with melted Monterey Jack cheese, grilled veggies, perfectly-seasoned, sauteed pulled chicken, or mesquite grilled chicken or beef.
Our made-to-order guacamole in Durham has your table make a custom guacamole blend including tomatoes, onions, cilantro, jalapenos and Hass avocados, all served in a traditional Molcajete. Need something everyone will dig into? An order of creamy Queso Blanco with New Mexican hatch chiles and jalapenos will do the trick!
Stop By Uncle Julio's in Durham for Lunch or Dinner
Save room for after you snack on apps and chips — leave room for our famed fajitas or Tex-Mex classics! From filet mignon to carnitas, Uncle Julios' famous fajitas are perfectly seasoned and boast the best hand-trimmed cuts of grain-fed meat and flavorful hand-chopped vegetables. Uncle Julios' Tex-Mex classics are fine but familiar favorites — like baked enchiladas and soft or crispy tacos — plus savory traditional Mexican dishes like 21-day aged house-marinated Carne Asada and our Fresca Shrimp Salad.
Not to mention — Uncle Julio's is also a kid-friendly restaurant in Durham. Our menu has kid-size dishes fit for your child's taste buds. From kid-sized chicken fajitas to Kidsadillas to chicken fingers, there's a meal on our menu for even your choosiest eater.
It's a Party with Authentic Mexican Drinks and Desserts in Durham
You can't have an Uncle Julio's celebration without our famous drinks and desserts! Unwind with one of Uncle Julio's signature margaritas. When you're craving 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 refreshing sip of our famous Sangria Swirl margarita will transport you to your own personal oasis. Plus, remember to check out our monthly margarita specials featuring freshly muddled seasonal fruit, Lunazul tequila, and St. Germain.
Satisfy your sweet tooth and savor the moment with our famous, one-of-a-kind dessert — the Chocolate Pinata! Our Chocolate Pinata is a smashing good time featuring a suspended dark chocolate pinata full of cinnamon-sugar mini churros and fresh fruit. Plus, you'll also enjoy house-made whipped cream and chocolate sauce for dipping. Busting open a Chocolate Pinata is a best finale for all kinds of celebrations. Want something on the traditional side? Enjoy our made-in-house traditional Mexican desserts sopapillas tossed in cinnamon sugar or churros and house-made chocolate sauce.
Searching for To-Go Mexican Food on Renaissa Ce Pkwy?
Enjoy Uncle Julio's Tex-Mex restaurant experience in your own home! Order Mexican food on our website, give us a call, or drive up to order Mexican takeout in Durham, NC. Our quick and simple online ordering system features a visual menu that makes it easy to get freshly prepared authentic Mexican food in Durham, NC. Or, see if your nearby Uncle Julio's location offers Mexican food delivery.
Ordering in for the whole family? Satisfy your crew of 4-6's appetite with two entire pounds of of freshly baked homemade tortilla chips! Make your very own nachos with our delicious fresh guacamole, queso, pico de gallo, salsa, beans, sour cream, pickled and fresh jalapenos, sauteed chicken, and ground beef.
Our other group options include our Fajitas for Four, Tacos for Four, or Enchiladas for Four. Each of our group entrees comes with fresh chips, salsa, and your choice of delicious queso or guacamole. Dig into fresh Mexican rice and beans on the side. And, don't forget to save room for dessert — each of our Family Meals for 4 menu items comes with a dozen fresh cinnamon-sugar coated churros for that extra something sweet!