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Uncle Julio's Hacienda

855 W North Ave, Chicago, IL 60642-2504
+1 312-266-4222
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
855 W North Ave, Chicago, IL 60642-2504
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here with my daughter and her boyfriend. It was good. The service was fast and friendly. The portions was very good and worth the cost. My daughter and boyfriend like it. as for me, it was ok.

Thank Cathi M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is not a casual tacqueria. This is fine dining. The prices can be high. Lines can be long. The food is good. Service was really good.

Thank michjor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was terrific, everything is made from scratch. They aren't prepared to handle large groups. We arrived on a Sunday afternoon and there were plenty of tables but we were told we would have to wait for a large table to open up for...More

Thank tigerlily
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Food was good. The service was a little slow so that took something away from my rating. The price for 4 people with drinks has a hair under $100.

Thank Tom F
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Uncle Julio's offers home-made tortillas fresh off the grill, large variety of items on the menu, all very flavorful and well-prepared. The service is good and prices are reasonable.

Thank gsbangchicago
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

My friends and I dined at Uncle Julio's. Food is very authentic. They make the tortillas on site. Friendly staff. We ordered the chocolate piñata. What fun and so delicious! We thought we were full after our meal but had to try this. You have...More

Thank Marianne P
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Made a Beeline to Uncle Julio's after arriving in Chicago and it was well worth the trip. I had the steak fajitas, the queso and guacamole and the world family's swirl frozen margarita...Wow! Food was fresh. Beautifully done and ohhhh so tasty. When you land...More

Thank yedmond
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Went there for lunch on a recent Saturday. Menu is pretty typical of what you'd find in a Mexican restaurant in the area: Tacos, Burritos, Enchilada's, some more traditional entree's, etc. The food is tasty and prepared well.The service is very friendly and efficient. The...More

Thank KrisK_8
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Big portions, great taste. Prices were reasonable and staff kinda kind. I can't say that service was fast enough but tasty food made us forget about the delay.

Thank Demi2
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Food was very nice. You can order the guacamole to be made at your table which means you can choose how much chilli, onion, coriander and lemon you want put in. This was my favourite thing plus the bowls of home made tortilla chips they...More

Thank LouLou56
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Valet Parking
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
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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