The story of the Chocolate Pinata

A piñata made of rich chocolate bursting with fresh seasonal fruit and handmade churros? You’ve got to see it to believe it. See why this new made from scratch beauty is quickly becoming a smash hit!

'You'll want to take a swing at this'

The Original Chocolate Piñata

The dessert you know and love. Grab some friends and head to any of the locations below to take a swing.

  • ORLANDO
  • ATLANTA PEACHTREE
  • ATLANTA PERIMETER/SANDY SPRINGS
  • CHICAGO
  • KILDEER
  • LOMBARD/OAKBROOK
  • NAPERVILLE
  • ORLAND PARK
  • SCHAUMBURG
  • SKOKIE
  • VERNON HILLS
  • BETHESDA
  • GAITHERSBURG
  • COLUMBIA
  • ANNAPOLIS
  • DURHAM
  • OKLAHOMA CITY
  • BRENTWOOD
  • ALLEN
  • ALLIANCE
  • ARLINGTON, TX
  • AUSTIN
  • DALLAS
  • FORT WORTH
  • GRAPEVINE
  • KATY
  • NORTH DALLAS/KELLER SPRINGS
  • SPRING
  • ARLINGTON, VA
  • ASHBURN/ONE LOUDOUN
  • FAIRFAX CORNER
  • GAINESVILLE
  • RESTON
  • WOODBRIDGE
  • BROOKFIELD

NEW Chocolate Lovers Piñata

Can’t get enough chocolate? We’ve got just the thing for you. Loaded with chocolate filled empanadas and served with a homemade chocolate fudge sauce for dipping, you just can’t go wrong. BUT, it’s only available at these Uncle Julio’s locations:

  • ORLANDO
  • CHICAGO
  • KILDEER
  • LOMBARD/OAKBROOK
  • NAPERVILLE
  • ORLAND PARK
  • SCHAUMBURG
  • SKOKIE
  • VERNON HILLS
  • BETHESDA
  • GAITHERSBURG
  • COLUMBIA
  • ANNAPOLIS
  • DURHAM
  • OKLAHOMA CITY
  • BRENTWOOD
  • ALLEN
  • ALLIANCE
  • ARLINGTON, TX
  • DALLAS
  • FORT WORTH
  • GRAPEVINE
  • KATY
  • NORTH DALLAS/KELLER SPRINGS
  • SPRING
  • ARLINGTON, VA
  • ASHBURN/ONE LOUDOUN
  • FAIRFAX CORNER
  • GAINESVILLE
  • RESTON
  • WOODBRIDGE
  • BROOKFIELD

*Keep checking back to see when this new dessert is added to other locations.

Chocolate Piñata "Smash & Win" Contest Winners

Thanks to all the Lumberjacks, Ninjas, Relayers, and Engineers who made our 2016 contest a smashing success!

Meet Chef Vasquez

For over 20 years, Chef Vasquez has been cooking up innovative dishes made from scratch. Today, our Senior Director of Culinary can add “celebrity” to his resume after appearing on several local morning talk shows, as well as The Meredith Vieira Show.