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Uncle Julio's

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
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190 E Stacy Rd, Building 3400, Allen, TX 75002-8734
+1 972-678-1001
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 10:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 10:00 - 23:00
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Hays, Kansas
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62 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a frequent return to our former hometown, we again stopped for an early dinner here. I have eaten here several times over the past few years and am always satisfied with the food, the service, the ambience. Happy hour featured a sangria with tequila that was great and the happy hour price tempted us to partake more than one.... More 

Thank Mike G
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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41 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Uncle Julio's is a great restaurant. The food is consistently good with a loud brash atmosphere. Service is always good. This is a good to Restaurant when I have a group of people and need a fun atmosphere. It is always busy so don't be in a big hurry but it is worth the wait.

Thank pepperwilliams
Allen, Texas
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48 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We met some friends here recently. As we approached the restaurant, we were met with the aroma of grilled steaks and made us hungry for fajitas. They were great as was the service and the cerveza/margaritas.

Thank CaptManiac
United States
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55 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly service, prompt and accurate. Good for casual meal and families. Food and atmosphere were great!

Thank dgage30445
Frisco, Texas
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30 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The fajitas were GREAT! The kids meals were fine. Love the pineapple in the fruit! I just felt it was super expensive for what it is.

Thank AbsterHan
Melbourne, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

I've been hear twice and both times I've had the steak fajita. So I can't say I have a wide knowledge of their menu but I REALLY like this dish. I've also had their Tres Amigos margarita which is quite nice, not to sweet which is a common problem with these drinks. However, service could be a bit better. They... More 

Thank Froederickstein
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82 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

There are two reasons that I will not be venturing back to Uncle Julio's...the service and the price. Our waiter ignored us for 9 minutes before finally bringing us menus and taking our drink order. I say ignoring because he served chip refills to the four tables surrounding us before even acknowledging our presence. It's hard to rally and settle... More 

Thank Meg C
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

I had a half order of the steak fajita nachos...which were ok. My steak was chewy, so it was hard to take just a bite without losing my toppings. I've had better nachos elsewhere, but the fresh strawberry margaritas were excellent.

Thank roadtrip_preferred
Eagle, Idaho
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Not as authentic Mexican as I usually like, but very good TexMex. The Laredo is a fairly amazing dish and definitely worth the steep price. The meal is more food than most can finish in one sitting so go sparingly on appetizers. Good luck with having room for desert. The salsa has a wonderful smoke flavor for the tasty but... More 

Thank Terry248
Allen, Texas
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Food quality and choices were good. Prices are incredibly high for average Tex-Mex. We waited 50 minutes for a table and when we did get one it was a booth that did not allow much room from seat back to table edge we all felt cramped in our seats. As we were seated several booths became empty around us and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 190 E Stacy Rd, Building 3400, Allen, TX 75002-8734
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Allen
  • Phone Number: +1 972-678-1001

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?