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On the Border

$$ - $$$Mexican,
3310 Fairlane Dr, Allen Park, MI 48101-2872
+1 313-908-5938
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Overview
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good49%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“rice” (8 reviews)
“fajitas” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
3310 Fairlane Dr, Allen Park, MI 48101-2872
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have tried this place a few times and none of which I was impressed. It is considered to be a Mexican restaurant and being that I have several Hispanic friends I have never found anything authentic about it. The food was decent and if...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to this restaurant with a group of co-workers for dinner and drinks. Firstly, the service was very good considering our large group. I had the chicken fajitas which were on sale for the Wednesday evening special. They were very good. You get enough...More

Thank trek4cs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you like guacamole, better take the live version. I would be fine for them to cook it away from the table - I just like it fresh. Margarita was so-so. Enjoyed the burritos and nachos.

Thank ingvar
Reviewed 28 August 2017

I eat here all the time and the Mexican cuisine is very good. I'm gluten free and find the rice bowl to be the best for controlling allergens. That said, I do know whether cross contamination occurs. They've had these super-big tostada chips for a...More

Thank Kristy W
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Needed to journey away from the hotel and decided that mexican food would be the answer. In time for happy hour. Nice variety in the menu. Good cold margaritas and beer. Friendly wait staff.

Thank cagftl
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Very good food and service in a comfortable atmosphere. Went on family vacation with extended family. Everyone was happy with their meals.

Thank Tammy A
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

We used to come here several times a month, typically with friends, but we got tired of the exact same issues all the time, which management clearly doesn't care to correct. How sad! We returned tonight only for the $5 endless mini tacos. As usual,...More

Thank Kona-ray
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Monday's are terrific, love the enchiladas and salsa. Beef and cheese enchiladas are my favorites, you cannot go wrong on these. I prefer the sour cream sauce over the ranchero.

Thank David C
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

What a great visit we had! Our server was awesome! He was on the ball and very attentive! The manager stopped by several times too! Try the Sangria Margarita! It's wonderful!!!

Thank Michella M
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Lunch was fast and great. The guacamole was great as was the queso dip. Lots of food at a reasonable price!!

Thank Lynette O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3310 Fairlane Dr, Allen Park, MI 48101-2872
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Allen Park
  • Phone Number: +1 313-908-5938
Description
The spirit of sharing Border-Style food lives on today at On The Border.
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