Take a Seat at Uncle Julio's in Gainesville, VA
Looking for the best Mexican food near me in Gainesville, VA? At Uncle Julio's, we believe that a true passion can turn a great dining experience into one you'll never forget. That's why we make sure that when you dine with us in Gainesville each and every bite and sip is filled with unparalleled flavor. Our dedication to creating the best Mexican food in Gainesville is apparent throughout our process, from hand-picking ingredients to ensuring our guests always have a wonderful experience.
We begin by developing innovative yet authentic recipes that mix authentic flavors with unexpected flavors. Details matter, which is why each of our dishes includes only fresh, high quality ingredients.
Our partners carefully select our produce by hand, including vine-ripe tomatoes, vibrant, flavorful peppers, and gorgeous Hass avocados. Each tender cut of our freshly caught and farm-raised chicken, beef, and pork are hand-trimmed, marinated, and mesquite-fired to juicy perfection.
We only use easy to pronounce, fresh ingredients and the finest authentic tequilas to mix in our craft margaritas in Gainesville. You'll savor each bite of our house-made salsas, tortillas, tamales, desserts, and rich sauces which are all made from scratch daily at your local Gainesville Uncle Julio's.
Experience Quality Service and Fine Mexican Food in Gainesville, VA
Our focus on detail extends well beyond our menu offerings. While we're known for made-from-scratch Mexican food, Gainesville families, friends, and colleagues visit Uncle Julio's to experience good mexican food in Gainesville, 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.
Looking to dine and drink alfresco in Gainesville, VA? Experience the benefits of fresh ingredients and fresh air when you dine-in on our gorgeous patios.
Start with Delicious Mexican Appetizers in Gainesville, VA
The Uncle Julio's experience starts off with a variety of shareable appetizers. Swap stories in between bites of our made in-house guacamole or sweet but spicy bacon wrapped honey habanero shrimp. Our perfectly crisp and cheesy quesadillas in Gainesville are made with homemade tortillas filled with melted Monterey Jack cheese, grilled veggies, perfectly-seasoned, sauteed pulled chicken, or mesquite grilled chicken or beef.
Uncle Julio's made-to-order guacamole in Gainesville has your table create a custom guacamole blend of Hass avocados, tomatoes, onions, cilantro, and jalapenos, then served in a traditional Molcajete. Are you looking for a surefire crowd-pleaser? Our Queso Blanco flavored with jalapenos and New Mexican hatch chiles is sure to impress.
Uncle Julio's is Ideal for Lunch or Dinner in Gainesville, VA
Save room for after you snack on apps and chips — save space for our famed fajitas or Tex-Mex classics! Whether you go with filet mignon or carnitas, Uncle Julios' famous fajitas are perfectly seasoned and feature prime cuts of hand-trimmed, grain-fed meats and crisp hand-chopped vegetables. Our Tex-Mex classics include familiar but elevated favorites — like soft tacos, crispy tacos, or baked enchiladas — as well as savory authentic 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 Gainesville, too. We have kid-size portions perfectly suited for your child's taste buds. From chicken fingers to Kidsadillas and kid-sized chicken fajitas, we've got something on our menu for even your pickiest eater.
Celebrate with Authentic Mexican Desserts and Margaritas in Gainesville, VA
Take your Uncle Julio's celebration to the next level with our famous desserts and drinks! Chill out with one of our signature margaritas. Whether you're in the mood for something frozen, on the rocks, fruity, or spicy, you're sure to find a cool craft margarita that satisfies your taste buds. Every perfectly chilled glass of our famous Sangria Swirl margarita will transport you to your own personal oasis. And, don't forget to ask about this month's margarita specials which feature freshly muddled seasonal fruit, St. Germain, and Lunazul tequila.
Dig into something sweet and create lasting memories with our one-of-a-kind signature dessert — the Chocolate Pinata! The Chocolate Pinata features a suspended dark chocolate pinata filled with toasted mini churros and fresh seasonal fruits. Plus, you'll also enjoy house-made whipped cream and chocolate sauce for dipping. Cracking open a Chocolate Pinata is the best finale for celebrations of all kinds. Desire something on the traditional side? Enjoy our made-in-house traditional Mexican desserts like churros with house-made chocolate sauce and sopapillas tossed in cinnamon sugar.
Looking for To-Go Mexican Food Near Me in Gainesville, VA?
We make it easy to have the Uncle Julio's Tex-Mex restaurant experience in your own Gainesville home! Place an order for Uncle Julio's online, give us a call, or drive up to order Mexican takeout in Gainesville, VA. Our easy to use online ordering system features a visual menu that makes it easy to get freshly prepared authentic Mexican food in Gainesville, VA. Many Uncle Julio's locations also offer Mexican food delivery.
Ordering in for the whole family? You can quiet your group of 4-6's appetite with two pounds of our made-in-house chips! Make nachos your way 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 Enchiladas for Four, Tacos 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 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 satisfy your sweet tooth!