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On the Border

) #57 of 223 Restaurants in College Station $$ - $$$ Mexican,
709 Texas Ave S, College Station, TX 77840-1917
+1 979-314-8400
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good48%
  • Average11%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (4 reviews)
“fajitas” (4 reviews)
“mexican food” (6 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
709 Texas Ave S, College Station, TX 77840-1917
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A favorite restaurant of my wife's. She eats healthily and rarely eats Mexican food out. But her favorite dish at OTB is the avocado dish made at the table. It is fresh, well made, and flavored to your specification as you watch it being made....More

Thank Thomas C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

went for lunch today. We always love the queso, no longer, it was almost brown, and did not taste good. Too much salt in the guacamole, New menu, we , ordered and the food tasted tired, I was surprised it had gone downhill so much....More

Thank Jacque A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a wonderful meal and great service while in College Station. Pierce was our server and he was terrific! The food was so good! We can't wait to go back!!!

Thank Cookees
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Been a couple of times. It's fine for Tex mex but there is better Mexican food restaurants out there. Such as Ninfa's.

Thank Suszanne M
Reviewed 14 March 2017

First time visiting Texas and popped in to have Tex-Mex food. Place was warm and welcoming, great customer service, wonderful food. Yum Yum! Portions were pretty generous and flavours were very nice. They do great Margharitas also.

Thank Bubviv
Reviewed 28 January 2017

We were waited on immediately. We had a great meal and a wonderful waitress named Allie. She made suggestions on our meal and kept checking on us to make sure we were doing okay.

Thank Pam G
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Good food, friendly service. Nice atmosphere. Family, friends. Love their soup & salad and their veggies fajitas

Thank Doc D
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Oh, On The Border, how I long for your guacamole whenever I leave Bryan! This is a decent low- to mid-range restaurant. The decorative plates lining the walls are a nice touch. Full bar, relaxed atmosphere, comfy booths--it's like a TexMex version of Chili's. It's...More

Thank 432sam57
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Stopped here for a late lunch, hoping for a good Tex-Mex fix. We were disappointed. Took a while for a server to appear (it was around 2 pm). After taking our orders he returned a few minutes later to tell us what we wanted wasn't...More

Thank Soars37
Reviewed 3 October 2016

On the Border is a very good TexMex restaurant. It's food is consistently good as is the service. The bar area is great for a happy hour gathering of friends.

Thank Ronald R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 709 Texas Ave S, College Station, TX 77840-1917
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  College Station
  • Phone Number: +1 979-314-8400
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