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Uncle Julio's

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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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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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sun 10:00 - 22:00
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United States
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53 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW 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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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW 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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41 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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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80 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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 3 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 

Thank TravlinMan61
Dallas, Texas
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

I had business to attend to in McKinney and decided to go into the restaurant at 9:30pm because it is advertised to stay open until 10:00pm. We were promptly seated and there were at least 10 other tables still being served. After 15 minutes and no one coming to take our drink order, I went and advised the manager that... More 

3 Thank Bossb247
Dallas, Texas
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Seated at a dirty booth with a sticky tabletop. 4 sets of tableware nicely presented in a napkin pocket. 3 sets had food stuck to them. Received new tableware, 2 sets were crusted with food. Meal was ample but bland, tasteless. 4 margaritas almost $50. Total bill for 3 meals NO appetizers $96. $50 margaritas tasted alright but couldn't overcome... More 

1 Thank ANTHON L
McKinney, Texas
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80 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Good place for quick bite and get together with people. Plenty parking and staff was good Try to get in early as location causes crowds toward early evening.

Thank Zhorshik

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern
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, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
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 allow dogs on the outdoor patio?