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1145 West Washington Street, Marquette, MI 49855
+1 906-228-5228
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Description: Fast-Casual format with a full-service leaning menu. Protein options...
Fast-Casual format with a full-service leaning menu. Protein options include Charbroiled chicken and steak, Carnitas (pork), shrimp and Lake Superior whitefish. Also very good selection of vegetarian and vegan options. Special dietary needs gladly accommodated, including gluten-free. 6 Fresh salsas made daily. 30+ Craft beers, wine and margaritas.
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  • 17
    Excellent
  • 11
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
An upscale Chipotle

We needed a quick meal when passing through Marquette and happened upon this place. It reminded me of the Chipotle chain of restaurants from the outside, but upon seeing the menu after entering, it was certainly something quite different. The Chip Sampler was great. You get three kinds of chips... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 6, 2015
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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Cheap food cheap drinks. 3.50 for a beer you can't go wrong. We were stuck looking for somewhere to eat in Marquette that wasn't too fancy or too dingy and this hit the spot.

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Columbus, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

We needed a quick meal when passing through Marquette and happened upon this place. It reminded me of the Chipotle chain of restaurants from the outside, but upon seeing the menu after entering, it was certainly something quite different. The Chip Sampler was great. You get three kinds of chips with your choice of three of seven sauces. We tried... More 

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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Food was good, but prices were a little expensive for what it is. Had to try it though as it seems to be a local favorite.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

A healthy lunch option with lots to choose from. Fresh ingredients. My standard lunch destination when in Marquette.

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Thornton, New Hampshire
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Loved the ease of ordering. A great fresh take on Mexican food. We went with a group of 10 (ages 45-94) and there was something for everyone. What a great place for kids, also. Will return upon my next visit to the UP.

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Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We've stopped here several times when driving through Marquette on road trips. It's less than a mile off the main highway and easy to find. The staff are always friendly. The food comes quickly. It tastes "real" and not overly processed, and the it is very reasonably priced. It's essentially a local take-off of Chipotles or Qdoba. We've tried the... More 

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

I don't live in Marquette anymore, but every time I go back I go here and every time I get the BRC. It's an amazing burrito and I wish they could ship them! They orange salsa is also amazing. I wish I knew how to make it, or if they sold it by the jar I'd definitely buy it! Can't... More 

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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Authentic Mexican...NO...I say more Baja Cali type. The food IS very good!! Very fresh ingredients, well cooked and served hot. It is very flavorful and a great change from chain fast food.

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Marquette, Michigan
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43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Border Grill is perfect for a quick healthy meal on the go. The food is not authentic Mexican, but as long as you're willing to accept that, it is really great food! The border salsa is amazing with chips. Some of my favorites to order are the whitefish burrito and the chicken border burrito. YUM!

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Los Angeles
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Ordered lunch from this place. I got vegi bowl but it was really small and bland in taste. Too pricey for the quantity, may be this is common for Marquette. The vegi bowl was so dry, they should have had more pico de gallo or something. The chips were good but what they called salsa was like a dressing of... More 

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Additional Information about Border Grill

Address: 1145 West Washington Street, Marquette, MI 49855
Phone Number: +1 906-228-5228
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Marquette
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD $5 to $10
Cuisine: Mexican

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1145 West Washington Street, Marquette, MI 49855
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Marquette
  • Phone Number: +1 906-228-5228

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $5 to $10
  • Cuisine: Mexican

Description

Fast-Casual format with a full-service leaning menu. Protein options include Charbroiled chicken and steak, Carnitas (pork), shrimp and Lake Superior whitefish. Also very good selection of vegetarian and vegan options. Special dietary needs gladly accommodated, including gluten-free. 6 Fresh salsas made daily. 30+ Craft beers, wine and margaritas.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?