Find Mexican Food Near Me in Fairfax, VA

Uncle Julio's is Fairfax'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 Fairfax Tex Mex Restaurant

Looking for the best Mexican food near me in Fairfax, VA? At Fairfax Uncle Julio's, we believe that passion can transform a good dining experience into a memorable one. That's why when you join us at Fairfax Uncle Julio's, each and every taste and sip is ripe with unparalleled flavor. Our commitment to serving the best Mexican food in Fairfax shines through in every step of our process, from hand-picking ingredients to ensuring our guests always have an exceptional experience.

Our process starts by developing original yet authentic recipes that mix authentic ingredients with the unexpected. Details count, and therefore each of our dishes calls for only fresh, high quality ingredients.

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

We use only simple easy to pronounce, fresh ingredients and the finest authentic tequilas to mix in our craft margaritas in Fairfax. You'll savor every bite of our fresh tortillas, tamales, salsas, desserts, and delectable sauces that are all made from scratch daily at your local Fairfax Uncle Julio's.

Enjoy Stellar Service and Fine Mexican Food Near Me in Fairfax, VA

Our passion for detail exceeds our menu offerings. Though we're known for creating your made-from-scratch Mexican favorites, Fairfax locals meet at Uncle Julio's to take part in not only good Mexican food in Fairfax, but also attentive service and a pleasant atmosphere. Every Uncle Julio's location is designed with open kitchens and stylish rustic-modern decor inspired by Mexican architecture and art.

Looking to drink and dine alfresco in Fairfax, VA? Take in the delightful combination of fresh ingredients and fresh air when you join us for lunch or dinner on one of our gorgeous patios.

Begin with Tasty Mexican Appetizers in Fairfax, VA

The ultimate Uncle Julio's experience starts off with a variety of shareable appetizers. Swap stories as you snack on our homemade guacamole or spicy but sweet bacon-wrapped honey habanero shrimp. Our delicious quesadillas in Fairfax are made with house-made tortillas stuffed with gooey melted Monterey Jack cheese, grilled vegetables, seasoned and sauteed pulled chicken, or mesquite grilled chicken or beef.

Our made-to-order guacamole in Fairfax allows your group to create a customizable combination of tomatoes, onions, cilantro, jalapenos and Hass avocados, then served in a traditional Molcajete. Are you looking for something to split with the table? An order of creamy Queso Blanco with jalapenos and New Mexican hatch chiles will do the trick!

Lunch or Dinner in Fairfax, VA: Uncle Julio's is Your Spot for Authentic Mexican Food

Be sure to leave room after enjoying chips and apps — leave space for our famous fajitas or Tex-Mex classics! Whether you choose carnitas or filet mignon, Uncle Julios' famous fajitas are perfectly seasoned and use the best hand-trimmed cuts of grain-fed meat and flavorful hand-chopped vegetables. Our Tex-Mex classics are fine but familiar dishes — like soft tacos, crispy tacos, or baked enchiladas — 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 Fairfax, too. We have smaller bites fit for your kiddos. From kid-sized chicken fajitas to Kidsadillas to chicken fingers, there's a dish on our menu for even your pickiest eater.

It's a Party with Authentic Mexican Drinks and Desserts in Fairfax, VA

Take your Uncle Julio's celebration to the next level with our signature drinks and desserts! Chill out with one of our signature margaritas. Whether you're in the mood for something spicy, fruity, on the rocks, or frozen, we're confident you'll be able to find a tasty craft margarita that suits your tastes. Every perfectly chilled glass of our famous Sangria Swirl margarita will transport you to paradise. Plus, remember to ask about this month's margarita specials which feature freshly muddled in-season fruit, St. Germain, and Lunazul tequila.

Satisfy your sweet tooth and create a long-lasting memory with our famous, one-of-a-kind dessert — the Chocolate Pinata! Our Chocolate Pinata is fun for all and features a hanging dark chocolate pinata stuffed with cinnamon-sugar mini churros and fresh fruit. Plus, it's accompanied by homemade whipped cream and chocolate sauce for dipping. Cracking open a Chocolate Pinata proves to be the best finale for any event or celebration. Desire something more traditional? Order one of our made-from-scratch traditional Mexican desserts sopapillas tossed in cinnamon sugar or churros and house-made chocolate sauce.

Looking for To-Go Mexican Food Near Me in Fairfax, VA?

Enjoy Uncle Julio's Tex-Mex restaurant experience in your own Fairfax home! Place an order for Uncle Julio's on our website, give us a ring, or simply drive up to order Mexican takeout in Fairfax, VA. Our easy to use visual menu and online ordering system makes it easy to get hot and fresh authentic Mexican food in Fairfax, VA. Many Uncle Julio's locations also offer Mexican food delivery.

Ordering for a group? Satisfy your crew of 4-6's appetite with two full pounds of our made-in-house 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 group favorites include our Tacos for Four, Enchiladas for Four, or Fajitas for Four. Each group entree 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 churros tossed in cinnamon sugar to satisfy your sweet tooth!

Bring the Flavor of Uncle Julio's to Your Group with Mexican Catering Near Me in Fairfax, VA

Uncle Julio’s proudly offers Mexican catering in Fairfax, VA. When you're catering for a business conference, wedding, or you want to bring Uncle Julio's to you, we'll provide savory appetizers and entrees sure to impress all of your attendees. Check out our website to learn more about our Express Service and Full Service options, and send an email to mailto:catering@unclejulios.com to discuss your specific catering needs.

Locations Nearby

Uncle Julio's Fairfax
4251 Fairfax Corner Ave
Fairfax, VA 22030
Get Directions (703) 266-7760
Hours:
Sun-Thu:
11:00 am to 10:00 pm
Fri-Sat:
11:00 am to 11:00 pm
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