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Uncle Julio's - Fine Mexican Cuisine

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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1860 Peachtree Rd NW, Atlanta, GA 30309-1536
+1 404-350-6767
11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 23:30
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Atlanta, Georgia
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3 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bar is OK. Food not so much. Good for families on Tuesday night but couples have better options nearby

Thank jwdtravels
Covington, Louisiana
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

On a cold, rainy New Year's Day was looking for a restaurant near my hotel for reunion with family. My two brothers gathered at Uncle Julio's and we nicely warmed by their hospitality and decent food. We were all from out of the area and had not intended to eat Mexican that night, but were pleasantly surprised by their upscale... More 

Thank CajunSam1
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121 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

This is Tex-Mex and the best Tex-Mex is all about steak and chicken and pork ... marinated and grilled. I'm talking fajitas, carne asada, carnitas. Uncle Julio's does these very well. Its not your typical El Pancho gringo mex and the prices reflect proteins a cut above the ground beef and diced chicken staples of the cheaper mexican restaurants. I... More 

Thank Paul52Atlanta
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267 reviews
202 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Took a while to get waited on, wine was good, server was good, had a veggie fajita is was just ok. Salsa was good.

Thank Lollypop
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205 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Walked here while staying at a nearby hotel, and fell in love! There was a 30 minute wait at 6pm, but grabbed a beer and sat outside. Servers were all very friendly, and the food was delicious! We loved the guacamole, and they have several ingredients you can add in, like jalapeño peppers! We split the chicken fajitas, which were... More 

Thank mmdy
Decatur, Georgia
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134 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Went here recently with family and enjoyed the entire dining experience. The service was prompt and courteous, the food was good with great options, and the drinks were delicious. They have a patio that has a great view of Peachtreee. If outside isn't your thing, indoor dining is nice. The food came out quickly and was hot. You won't be... More 

Thank trvl4theluvofit
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28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I were at a local hospital just down the road from Uncle Julio's, so we went for lunch. She had quesadillas; I had what were essentially shrimp fajitas though it was called something else. My meal came with rice and beans; I chose frejoles de charra (or something like that) and cilantro rice. It was all excellent.... More 

Thank BoCyphers
Cleveland, Ohio
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Good service, great drinks, food was average. Authentic mexican food prepared fresh. Friends had guacamole and chips, while I had the fish tacos. Food didn't wow me but was average. Server was nice and knowledgeable. Like the atmosphere, would go again but maybe try a different dish.

Thank TeniWalls
Rome, Italy
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131 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Uncle Julio's has very good food. The chips and salsa cannot be beat, and the food and drinks are very good. I could drink the salsa at this place. Go for the carna asada, chips, salsa and guac. You will not be disappointed.

Thank ANF1111
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124 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

I remember Uncle Julio's from Dallas 25 years ago. Was not memorable then, and this one in Sandy Springs is the same. The tacos al carbon were way over done, tough and chewy (to be polite). The lunch special said it came with tortilla soup. It didn't come WITH the meal...it came 20 minutes later...after we brought it to the... More 

Thank Thom1962

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1860 Peachtree Rd NW, Atlanta, GA 30309-1536
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta
  • Phone Number: +1 404-350-6767

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