We're Not Your Average Arlington Tex Mex Restaurant
Prepared to enjoy the best Mexican food near me in Arlington, TX? At Arlington Uncle Julio's, we know that only passion can turn a good dining experience into a memorable one. That's why when you dine with us in Arlington, each and every nibble and sip is filled with unparalleled flavor. Our mission to create the best Mexican food in Arlington shines through in every step of our process, from sourcing every ingredient to providing our guests with an exceptional experience.
Our process begins by developing innovative yet true-to-their-roots recipes that fuse authentic ingredients with unexpected flavors. Details matter, and that's why each of our dishes incorporates ingredients of the highest-quality.
Our partners carefully hand-select our produce, including vibrant, flavorful peppers, vine-ripe tomatoes, and gorgeous Hass avocados. All of our tender cuts of fresh seafood and farm-raised pork, chicken, and beef are trimmed and marinated by hand before being mesquite-fired to juicy perfection.
We use only simple easy to pronounce, fresh ingredients and the finest authentic tequilas to create our craft margaritas in Arlington. You'll savor every bite of our fresh tortillas, tamales, salsas, desserts, and delectable sauces which are all made from scratch daily at your Arlington Uncle Julio's.
Experience Quality Service and Fine Mexican Food in Arlington, TX
Our focus on detail extends well beyond our menu offerings. While we're famed for made-from-scratch Mexican food, Arlington families, friends, and colleagues visit Uncle Julio's to experience not just good Mexican food in Arlington, but also friendly service and an enjoyable atmosphere. Each Uncle Julio's location has been designed to incorporate polished rustic-modern decor inspired by Mexican art and architecture and open kitchens.
Looking to drink and dine in an open air setting in Arlington, TX? Take in the perfect combination of fresh air and fresh ingredients when you dine on our gorgeous patios.
Begin with Tasty Mexican Appetizers in Arlington, TX
Your Uncle Julio's dining experience is kicked off with delectable, shareable appetizers. Exchange stories between bites of our made in-house guacamole or sweet but spicy bacon wrapped honey habanero shrimp. Our cheesy quesadillas in Arlington are made with homemade tortillas packed with melted Monterey Jack cheese, grilled vegetables, seasoned and sauteed pulled chicken, or mesquite grilled chicken or beef.
Uncle Julio's made-to-order guacamole in Arlington lets your table make a custom guacamole blend including jalapenos, tomatoes, onions, cilantro, and Hass avocados, then served in a traditional Molcajete. Are you looking for something everyone will dig into? An order of creamy Queso Blanco flavored with jalapenos and New Mexican hatch chiles is a sure favorite.
Lunch or Dinner in Arlington, TX: Uncle Julio's is Your Spot for Authentic Mexican Food
Be sure to leave room after enjoying apps and chips — leave room for our famed fajitas or Tex-Mex classics! Whether you choose carnitas or filet mignon, Uncle Julios' famous fajitas are perfectly seasoned and use prime hand-trimmed cuts of grain-fed meat and flavorful hand-chopped vegetables. Our Tex-Mex classics are elevated but familiar Mexican dishes — like baked enchiladas and soft or crispy tacos — and savory traditional Mexican dishes like our Fresca Shrimp Salad and 21-day aged house-marinated Carne Asada.
And don't worry — we're a kid-friendly restaurant in Arlington, too. Our menu has smaller bites that are tailored to your child's palate! From chicken fingers to Kidsadillas and kid-sized chicken fajitas, we've got a meal on our menu for even your pickiest eater.
Make Every Day a Fiesta with Authentic Mexican Drinks and Dessert in Arlington, TX
No Uncle Julio's celebration is complete without our famous drinks and desserts! Chill out with one of Uncle Julio's signature margaritas. Whether you want something spicy, fruity, on the rocks, or frozen, you're sure to order a cool craft margarita that suits your tastes. Every fruity sip of our famous Sangria Swirl margarita will transport you to your own personal oasis. And, remember to ask for this month's margarita specials which feature fresh, muddled seasonal fruit, Lunazul tequila, and St. Germain.
Get your sugar fix and savor the moment with our one-of-a-kind signature dessert — the Chocolate Pinata! This unique dessert is a smashing good time featuring a suspended dark chocolate pinata stuffed with cinnamon-sugar mini churros and fresh fruit. Plus, it's served with house-made whipped cream and chocolate sauce for dipping. Cracking open a Chocolate Pinata is a best finale for all kinds of celebrations. Want something more traditional? Enjoy our made-from-scratch traditional Mexican desserts like churros with house-made chocolate sauce and sopapillas tossed in cinnamon sugar.
Searching for To-Go Mexican Food in Arlington, TX?
We make it easy to have the Uncle Julio's Tex-Mex restaurant experience in your own Arlington home! Place an order for your favorite dishes via our website, give us a call, or drive up to order Mexican takeout in Arlington, TX. Our easy to use online ordering system features a visual menu that makes it easy to get freshly prepared authentic Mexican food in Arlington, TX. Or, see if your nearby Uncle Julio's location offers Mexican food delivery.
Ordering in for a group? You can quiet your group of 4-6's appetite with two full pounds of our crisp homemade chips! Assemble your own nachos with our delicious fresh guacamole, queso, pico de gallo, salsa, beans, sour cream, pickled and fresh jalapenos, sauteed chicken, and ground beef.
Other sharable group favorites include our Tacos for Four, Enchiladas for Four, or Fajitas for Four. Every one 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 Mexican rice and beans. Make room for something sweet — every Family Meals for 4 entree comes with twelve fresh cinnamon-sugar coated churros for that extra something sweet!