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On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina

2552 Citiplace Ct, Baton Rouge, LA 70808-2700
225-910-8005
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Alexandria, Louisiana, United States
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36 reviews 36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We are not food snobs. We like beer and La/Tex/Mex food in large quantities at a reasonable price. I have eaten here for many years and am always pleased. Great chips and the right sort of salsa for us. Just the right spicy and consistency. I personally have never had a bad bite at On The Border.

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

John, thank you for the positive feedback! We are thrilled that you’ve always enjoyed dining with us and that you enjoy our delicious chips and salsa. We appreciate you and look forward to serving you again. Please come back soon! More 

New Orleans, Louisiana
Top Contributor
104 reviews 104 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

For chain Mexican it's pretty good and the staff is friendly. I'm always surprised that it's not as busy as it is but I thinks that's due to location. It's a little hard to figure out how to get there. I go b/c it's walking distance from the hotel I stay at.

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Tampa, United States
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Customer service was great, but food taste & quality was poor. Tasted like frozen food, bland and not fresh.

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Enchiladas and jalapeno poppers for lunch. Substantial, received very warm vs heat hot. The poopers were large and the helping plentiful (those not finished and taken home were even spicier the 2nd day!). and sufficiently spicy hot, but not overly so. Wait service was good enough to earn a substantial tip in excess of 25%.

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Dallas, Texas
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175 reviews 175 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

This restaurant is right behind Homewood Suites (off Corporate/College). Walked in around 5:30 and was seated, served drinks/chips, and got our meals in a quick manner. Food was great, service was fine, and I'll return.

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Jackson, Mississippi
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

From the moment we sat down until the moment we left, our experience here was awful. The restaurant was almost empty, which in a college town, should have been our first clue. The chips/salsa/queso were far from even mediocre and when our food finally arrived, neither my friend nor myself could enjoy our meal. It just plain wasn't good. I'm... More 

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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59 reviews 59 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Tuesday evening after many errands we decided to stop at On the Border. It was a pleasant surprise. We sat on the patio and enjoyed dinner. Service was not dynamic but it was good. The food was much better than our previous visits. A new manager has taken over and it shows throughout the restaurant. It is much cleaner and... More 

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

I have waited a long time for a meal before but we had to wait even to order drinks. Then we had to wait to order our meal. Still no drinks... It took forever! When my frozen margarita finally arrived it was mostly melted. The food was okay but by the time it finally came we had filled up on... More 

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Hammond, Louisiana
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

I visit this On the Border quite often as I work very close to this restaurant. I would like if the chips were a little lighter and served hot. The salsa is good. My favorite is the tortilla soup it is always hot and fresh and the taste is amazing. I don’t care for the rice but they give you... More 

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

This place is the best for mexican cuisine . I love its salsa and brownie sundae. Excellent service and awesome food.👍

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Additional Information about On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina

Address: 2552 Citiplace Ct, Baton Rouge, LA 70808-2700
Phone Number: 225-910-8005
Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Baton Rouge
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 - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican, Grill

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