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On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina

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5244 S State Highway 360, Grand Prairie, TX 75052-0956
+1 972-639-5050
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Grand Prairie, Texas
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77 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

I had a friend in from Washington DC & she wanted to go there to get a Mexican food fix. I called earlier to try to reserve a table because it would be a busy Friday evening . They said they didn't do reservations, but if I called 15 min before we arrived, they would put us on a waiting... More 

Thank Cheryl H
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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410 reviews
291 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

It has been a while since I visited this chain. Typical texmex food. I like their chips and salsa except it's a little bit salty. This place location kind of hidden for out town ppl or visitors. Other than that it's good.

Thank Sarmad K
Grand Prairie, Texas
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211 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2015

We moved to the Grand Prairie and were so happy to see an OTB in the neighborhood. We frequented them often in Illinois and if we found one when we traveled because of their food and service and this one did not disappoint. They will see us often being as close as we are whether for meals, gatherings, or business... More 

Thank Steve P
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2015

Enjoyed an afternoon lunch for two. Attentive waiter entire time. Order brisket tacos which was good, however the several of the chips (with salsa) was a little stale. Extremely cold inside, but managed to have a tasty lunch.

Thank One_Meice
Arlington, Texas
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57 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2015

Quality Tex Mex even though its a chain. Service is always good the noise level is a little high at times because of the crowd but the its one of my go to places for good quick food.

Thank CO55
Dallas, Texas
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59 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2015 via mobile

We visited on a Saturday night and understand why there were so many empty tables. We counted five employees and a manager standing around talking...and didn't see a single one working. We sat for nearly ten minutes and then left without anyone stopping by our table.

Thank ilove3c
Lewisville, Texas
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972 reviews
646 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 325 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2015

I ate here with three work colleagues on a lunch break. We were all very impressed with the friendly attentive service. Our server brought our drinks, chips and queso appetizer very promptly as she did our entrees. The food was very good, and I'm a bit fussy about Mexican food. For a chain restaurant, this was a very good experience.... More 

Thank Mohsman
SocialOTB, Manager at On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina, responded to this review

Thank you for the positive feedback. We are happy to that you and your colleagues enjoyed lunch with us. Thank you for choosing On The Border and we look forward to serving you again. Please come back soon! More 

Grand Prairie, United States
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2014

The waiters, bartenders and even managers are great at the location on Camp Wisdom.........In Grand Prairie, Texas - I visit this one alot and the food is always good also

Thank Yolanda F
SocialOTB, Manager at On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina, responded to this review

Yolanda, thank you for your positive feedback! It’s great to hear that you enjoy our food and friendly service. We appreciate you and we look forward to serving you again. Come back to see us soon! More 

Arlington, TX
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510 reviews
329 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2013

I went to this location as a last resort. While OTB food is generally OK, their hot sauce is as mediocre as it comes and I refuse to eat there. Nevertheless, I dropped in for a couple drinks while some football games were on. Cocktails were a bit high, but the service was very good. Mens room is TINY and... More 

Thank DanNowlan
Dallas, Texas
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195 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2012

The service was great, the strawberry lemonade is very good. The waiter kept my glass filled. Always want to try some thing different, each time I seem to order the Fajita. The Border Sampler appetizer can be a meal in itself. Don't like the rest room. If you don't lock the door some one can walk in on you.

Thank hnre

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5244 S State Highway 360, Grand Prairie, TX 75052-0956
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Grand Prairie
  • Phone Number: +1 972-639-5050

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?