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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 good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
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“fajitas” (30 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (12 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
855 W North Ave, Chicago, IL 60642-2504
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

I was here for a celebration and it was my first time in this place and it was great.The food was good and my server Jose' was right on point with our order.Also the manager Colin Laim' Showed great hospitality as a friend was celebrating...More

Thank Bertram C
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Wow, what service and a great menu. Reservations - 14 for the 14 year old! Perfect service with great drinks and a superb menu. Capped off by the chocolate Pinata! Could not have been more perfect a meal and support.

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

I know it’s not a true authentic Mexican restaurant. Uncle Julio’s Hacienda has been my fav for the last 20 years. I challenge you to find better steak fajitas anywhere. It’s the must get on the menu. The steak fajitas are the best and the...More

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Visited this location with boyz from Toronto Place was clean. Not busy Service is ok Drinks nice n cold

Thank Gav D
Reviewed 17 September 2017

A chain restaurant, this spacious Uncle Julio's is well suited to large parties and families and has private dining space as well; there also is an extensive outdoor patio (parking lot facing) which is mercifully shaded (it was hot today) and is equipped with both...More

Thank LindaWDI
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The place is so beautifully decorated and so colorful. The Waiter we had was so attentive to us. We ordered the fajitas for two - WOW!!! Each ingredient was amazing by itself let alone all together. You must order the SWIRL - - frozen margarita...More

Thank BRBE001
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

For many years our Favorite Mexican restaurant. Now not so much. Last week we were there and the ribs were dry. Rice and beans were only ok. Bacon-wrapped shrimp not succulent. Service forgetful. Sorry to see.

Thank Ron R
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Complimentary nachos with 2 kinds of salsa and 2 entrees with tax and tip came to $54. Not bad, but not cheap either. The portions were a bit small. I was expecting a bed of rice, but only got a scoop. The shrimp tasted amazing,...More

Thank lannykay
Reviewed 27 July 2017

This is a large noisy Mexican restaurant. We ordered guacamole and it was prepared by a trainee. The added ingredients are not cut up small enough and interferes with the avocado. It was too chunky and not smooth. Our main course was the fish tacos...More

Thank RusPat_704
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Came here on a Wednesday evening - all the food was good - service was good too. Portions are pretty big. Steak fajitas was a big hit.

Thank spurs5
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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, Valet Parking
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
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
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