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Uncle Julio's

1827 Library St, Reston, VA 20190-5622
+1 703-904-0703
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good45%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“fajitas” (69 reviews)
“guacamole” (43 reviews)
“sopapillas” (4 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1827 Library St, Reston, VA 20190-5622
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It's hard to miss this place, the location is excellent and the facade is an eye catcher. The food is above average. We didn't like the service that much (the guy was so pushy that he had to bring fresh fork because he took away...More

Thank heckfy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Uncle Julie's offer the ease of dining from business to casual with authentic Mexican food with a large variety of choice.

Thank Laurie S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fresh, tasty, amazing flavors in this bustling restaurant. Beverages cold and chips light with our dinners hot. Carne asada excellent flavor shrimp fajita was a specialty served with lettuce to wrap. The cloth napkins made me appreciate them even more.

Thank GLMTraveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good Mexican food (and lots of it!) I had the steak and chicken fajitas which were great and the guacamole was worth adding as a side dish! Wide range of margaritas on the menu with the added novelty of a mobile margarita trolley, where they...More

Thank roald471
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Very good steak fajitas, but I want to praise especially the service. We found a foreign object in our salsa - no big deal because these things happen. We mentioned it to our server. She apologized and brought us a new bowl of salsa. The...More

Thank jack h
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Very good Mexican food and consistent. The bar staff are always friendly, wait staff can be catch and go but... Great margarita as well. Downside is that it is expensive for Mexican food. However the lunch menu has good options and is decently priced. Both...More

Thank Steve O
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Uncle Julio's, located in Reston Town Center, is one of the best mexican restaurants in the area. They offer the usual courses with good service and a special dessert if you are brave.

Thank Dan D
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We can to the town center after soccer on a Friday night. I had forgotten how busy it gets. We had reservations at UJ about 15 minutes later than we needed but we went anyway. They didn't have anything ready so we waited. It was...More

Thank Sara_sakflva
Reviewed 27 July 2017

We have been going to Rio in Arlington and Uncle Julio's in Reston for years (same group) and we love both restaurants. It is almost always loud and crowded but you can easily take any age child or a large group of kids to the...More

Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 24 July 2017

My last review was decent last year but this location has gone downhill FAST. On a Sunday evening without crowds 4 of us decided to re-visit and was it a mistake! First of all with my friend visibly using a cane, arriving early to get...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1827 Library St, Reston, VA 20190-5622
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax County  >  Reston
  • Phone Number: +1 703-904-0703
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