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Uncle Julio's Hacienda

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Latin
855 W North Ave, Chicago, IL 60642-2504
+1 312-266-4222
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (31 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
855 W North Ave, Chicago, IL 60642-2504
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1 - 10 of 173 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for Brunch on a Saturday AM. First visit and will be back for sure. Food was good, service attentive, and cocktails were tasty. Loved the fresh-made tortillas and chips. Great selection of brunch dishes, and some great brunch cocktails as well. Place is huge...More

Thank 347chicago2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love this place. We were coming in from the suburbs and were going to the Steppenwolf Theatre. This was a logical choice as it is right around the corner. The ambiance is fine and although we thought that the patio was wonderful, some flowers or...More

Thank RJK_Chicago
Reviewed 10 July 2018

I'm not a fan of the brick and mortar mexi-spots. There is this ubiquitous lack of authenticity. This was no exception. I refused to eat and only had drinks. In doing so, I discovered the margarita with a shot of Grand Marnier poured into a...More

Thank michaelcoppage
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Celebrated my daughter's 25th birthday, we had a group of 11. There was something for everyone the food was delicious the drinks were even better. The atmosphere was festive very busy place but not too loud so everyone was able to enjoy themself. We had...More

Thank karen82456
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

My husband and I visited this restaurant for a late lunch/early dinner. We’d seen the commercials on tv and it looked intriguing. So glad we went! The food was very good from the homemade tortillas and tasty salsa options to the yummy frozen margarita. Our...More

Thank Linda O
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Everything was according to the schedule Amye and I made. The food was delicious except for the enchiladas which were not in a warming server. Everyone had a great time with the chocolate piñatas. They were fun and delicious. We originally thought we would have...More

Thank Francine C
Reviewed 30 May 2018

The food is okay, but there are many restaurant with this type of food and many are better. A bit pricey for what you get. I think the wife thought it was a 4 because she had 3 margaritas.

Thank Dennis R
Reviewed 26 May 2018

This place is popular and for good reason - the food is delicious. Our group encountered a few service hiccups, but the team rallied and got it all handled. The margaritas are tasty - very tasty, so be forewarned! Everyone in our group enjoyed their...More

Thank maintcoder
Reviewed 2 May 2018

I have been going to this place for 10+ years and its always been great no matter what time of day you go. The Swirl Frozen Margarita is still a favorite. I am so happy I got to visit this location as it was the...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 12 April 2018

My husband had eaten at Uncle Julio's numerous times and came home rubbing it in. Today was my day!! The only complaint that I have is that I ate too much. The tableside guacamole is a must. They make the guacamole at your table as...More

Thank woodardfive
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Alfonso M
21 January 2018|
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Response from Steve G | Reviewed this property |
For lunch the valet is $7.00 and for dinner its $10.00 You need to valet if you drive because you will not find any parking.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 855 W North Ave, Chicago, IL 60642-2504
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 312-266-4222
  • E-mail
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