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On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina

) #5 of 10 Restaurants in Holtsville $$ - $$$ Mexican,
45 Middle Ave, Holtsville, NY 11742-1438
+1 631-317-2657
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Overview
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good31%
  • Average19%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“black beans” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
“great food” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
45 Middle Ave, Holtsville, NY 11742-1438
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1 - 10 of 64 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is our go to when we want a decent Mexican meal. The food is always good and fresh. Service is usually spot on with little hiccups every so often.

Thank rolokime
Reviewed 9 July 2017

My kind of Mexican food. Salsa had a nice "tang" to it. Great combo plate but it is just a bit pricey. Service could have been better. Seemed one guy was waiting on everybody while others standing around.

Thank Carl H
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Nice quiet dinner on Friday. The food is good and tasty. The bowl of chips before dinner was Very good.very nice service and the place wasn't Crowded. Will defitely come back.

Thank nmg21
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Just to say....very confused...chips and salsas very good ( if thats all you want!?) The servers are excellent... kasandra very attentive. But my order was COLD!!! And very small portions!! Almost look like leftover from others!! I understand when is lot customer, and being busy...More

Thank lulubababoom
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Good food at a good price. The beer is cold, the salsa spicy and the chips hot. All before we even get to the main course. The serving are generous. Be ready to have a to go bag when you leave.

Thank 480charlesz
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Had lunch with my two boys (8&13) and they loved it. Both are big taco / burrito fans and they found the choices perfect in quantity and quality. I found it appropriate in price with nothing unseasonably high. The food was very good but the...More

Thank superbee361
Reviewed 17 March 2017

My wife and I never ate at a Mexican restaurant before but desired to try on the border.it has a very friendly atmosphere and the service is outstanding.we ordered drinks before dinner and they were quite good.the server suggested a few things which we went...More

Thank Renee P
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We enjoyed the food was great . Server recommended appetizers which we tried and enjoyed .The service was quick and food was hot when served. I would recommend this place and will return soon !!

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Friendly wait-staff, great food, and good cocktails. Overall a great place. I went 3 times during the 3 weeks I was in town.

Thank Joey R
Reviewed 16 August 2016

I stopped here with a buddy for lunch after a movie. We like Mexican food and often check out restaurants around the area when we have the opportunity, so this was our first opportunity for On The Border. I had the sampler to get a...More

Thank Steven O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Middle Ave, Holtsville, NY 11742-1438
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Holtsville
  • Phone Number: +1 631-317-2657
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